The policies below are applicable to the web site. does not collect personal information through this website. Registration is required to use the "Members Only" sections of this website and information is collected in certain portions of the web site in which guests specifically and knowingly provide such information along with content submissions or postings (for example, bulletin boards).

Policies for Individuals

  • encourages parents and guardians to spend time online with their children and to participate in the interactive activities offered on the site.
  • does not provide any personally identifying information, regardless of its source, to any third party for any purpose whatsoever. In addition, membership lists are kept private and never rented or sold.
  • Guests' e-mail addresses are never posted on the web site unless the guest chooses to make their e-mail address viewable to the public.

About IP Addresses collects IP addresses when submitting posts to the bulletin board and for the purposes of system administration. An IP address is a number that's automatically assigned to your computer whenever you're connected to a network or connected to the Internet. When guests request pages from, our web servers log the guests' IP addresses. We do not link IP addresses to anything personally identifiable. This means that a user's session will be logged, but the user remains anonymous to us unless issues of security arise in which IP addresses may be turned over to local, state and national authorities.

Use of Cookies - The Cookies Policy
What are cookies? Cookies are pieces of information that a Web site transfers to an individual's hard drive for record keeping purposes. Cookies make Web-surfing easier for you by saving your passwords, purchases, and preferences while you're at our site. The use of cookies is an Industry standard, and you'll find cookies at most major Web sites including the ACNA website.

Examples of How Uses Cookies
The bulletin board uses cookies to store the following information: your username and password for logging in. These cookies are stored on your browser. Cookies are not used to track your movement or perform any function other than to allow members to log into the "Members Only" section of the website. If your browser does not support cookies, or you have not enabled cookies on your browser, many of these timesaving features will not work properly.

How Does Not Use Cookies never uses cookies to retrieve information from your computer that was not originally sent in a cookie. does not use information transferred through cookies for any promotional or marketing purposes, nor is that information shared with any third parties whatsoever.

Links to Other Sites
When you are on the web site you could be directed to other sites that are beyond our control. There are links to other sites from that take you outside our website. For example, banner advertisements, chapter links and advertiser/sponsor links may take you off of our site. Links posted in the forums may take you off our site as well. This includes links from advertisers, sponsors and partners that may use the logo as part of an agreement. These other sites may send their own cookies to users, collect data or solicit personal information. Always be aware of where you end up. strives to protect its user's personal information and privacy, but we cannot guarantee the security of any information you disclose online and you do so at your own risk.

Security Policy
At this time does not transmit any financial or private information between the server and the user's personal computer. When we begin on-line transactions this policy will be amended.

Changes to this Privacy Policy
If wishes to change this policy, it will publish changes on this Web site before those changes will take effect. As always, if you do not agree with's privacy policy, you have the option of requesting that we delete your personally identifiable information from the site.

Your Acceptance of These Terms
By using this site, you signify your assent to the Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our website. Your continued use of the site following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes. You can send an e-mail to [email protected] with any further questions.