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(3) by sharing personal information (name, email address, IP address) when you post comments on posts.
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Non-personally identifiable information (such as stated above) may be shared in aggregate form with our advertisers or marketing partners but your personally identifiable information will never be disclosed to them.
Who else has access to my personal information?
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Is there anything else I should know about my privacy and How-to-hide-ip.net?
Any information you disclose voluntarily on our comments page or in any properties hosted by How-to-hide-ip.net becomes public information. How-to-hide-ip.net is a public forum. We cannot control the action of our site users and advise you to use your discretion in sharing information about yourself on the Internet. All information sharing is optional and done so at your own risk. Privacy is a very personal matter and we encourage you to be careful and responsible when disclosing personal information online.
Last update: 11.16.2019