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Privacy Policy & Disclosures

Who could deny that privacy is a jewel?
- Phyllis McGinley

Effective December 3, 2002
amended December 9, 2003

My Commitment To Privacy

Your privacy is important to me. To better protect your privacy I provide this notice explaining my online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, I link to this policy are provided on every page of the site.

The Information I Collect:

This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the Another Path: A comprehensive guide to homeschooling your deaf or hard-of-hearing child website located at

No personally identifiable information is collected by this website.

The Way I Use Information:

I use return email addresses to answer the email I receive. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties.

You can sign up for a monthly newsletter on this website if you would like to receive updates on our new and revised articles. The newsletter is provided through a Yahoo! Group. I cannot access your subscription information, modify or change your subscription, see your e-mail address, or contact you in any way other than through that list, should you choose to subscribe. The AnotherPath Yahoo! Group is used solely for the purpose of sending regular updates regarding additions to this site. Yahoo! Groups Terms of Service and Privacy Policy apply to any subscriptions to the list or information you provide to Yahoo! Groups.

I use non-identifying and aggregate information to better design my website. This information is collected through server-based visitor logs. This information counts visitors by page visited and referring page (including keywords and search engine used). No personally identifiable information is collected, nor do I track your pathway through the website.

My Use of Third-Party Tools and Associations

I use Yahoo! Groups to provide my monthly newsletter. You may subscribe or unsubscribe at any time. Yahoo! Groups Terms of Service and Privacy Policy apply to any subscriptions to the list or information you provide to Yahoo! Groups.

I use FreeFind to provide a search engine for this site. FreeFind places ads on the search results. Freefind's Terms and Conditions apply to search results pages.

I participate in's affiliate marketing program. I am known as an Amazon Associate. This means that I provide links to Amazon, in form of search boxes, buttons and links to individual items, such as books, videos or toys. If a visitor clicks on an Amazon Associate link on my site, and purchases and item from, pays me a commission for the referral. The commission is usually 5% of the sale price of the item. The customer does NOT pay the commission. The price at is exactly the same whether the visitor clicks through one of my links, or visits independently. All interactions, transactions and activity at are governed by's Conditions of Use and Privacy Policy.

I participate in the Google Adsense adserving program. I use Google to provide content-targeted ads on this site. Information collected with regards to ad clicks is governed by Google's Privacy Policy.

How To Contact Me

Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies or other information on this page, please send me an e-mail. Contact Barbara Handley.

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