WordReference Privacy Policy

WordReference.com is deeply committed to protecting the privacy of Internet users. Below is information outlining our continued support for the responsible management of consumer information. 

Consumer Information

WordReference.com does not collect any personally identifiable information about you such as name, address, phone number.  E-mails are only used if you register as a member of the forums. However, WordReference.com does obtain some types of non-personally identifiable information such as the Internet Service Provider you use to connect to the Internet, your browser type, or the type of computer operating system you use (Macintosh or Windows, for example). The information collected by WordReference.com is used for the purpose of targeting ads and measuring ad effectiveness on behalf of our advertisers. 

In some cases, we will also collect information on your preferred target language for translations.  This is only used for making the site easier to use and possibly ad targeting.

Third Party Advertising
We use a number of third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our Web site. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements on this site and other sites about goods and services that may be of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, please click here http://www.networkadvertising.org/optout_nonppii.asp

Third Party Cookies
In the course of serving advertisements to this site, our third-party advertiser may place or recognize a unique "cookie" on your browser.

Data Collection and Opt Out

WordReference.com, as well as most sites on the Internet, use "cookies" to enhance your experience on the web. WordReference.com cannot use these cookies to personally identify you in any way.  If you do not want the benefit of cookies, there is a simple procedure to manually delete your cookies. Please consult your web browser's Help documentation for more information. If you wish to opt out of the data collection, please refer to the link above or write us at the address below.

If you have any additional questions about WordReference.com's dedication to consumer privacy, please write the site administrator through the "Contact Us" form in the WordReference language forums.