Privacy Policy

Go Fug Yourself takes your privacy seriously. Please read the following to learn more about our privacy policy.

What This Privacy Policy Covers

This policy covers how Go Fug Yourself treats personal information that Go Fug Yourself collects and receives, including information related to your past use of Go Fug Yourself products and services. Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable like your name, address, email address, or phone number, and that is not otherwise publicly available. – This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that Go Fug Yourself does not own or control, or to people that Go Fug Yourself does not employ or manage.

Information Collection and Use

Go Fug Yourself collects personal information when you register with Go Fug Yourself, when you use Go Fug Yourself products or services, when you visit Go Fug Yourself pages or the pages of certain Go Fug Yourself partners, and when you enter promotions or sweepstakes. Go Fug Yourself may combine information about you that we have with information we obtain from business partners or other companies. – When you register we ask for information such as your name, email address, birth date, gender, zip code, occupation, industry, and personal interests. For some financial products and services we may also ask for your address, Social Security number, and information about your assets. Once you register with Go Fug Yourself and sign in to our services, you are not anonymous to us. – Go Fug Yourself collects information about your transactions with us and with some of our business partners, including information about your use of financial products and services that we offer. – Go Fug Yourself automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address, Go Fug Yourself cookie information, and the page you request. – Go Fug Yourself uses information for the following general purposes: to customize the advertising and content you see, fulfill your requests for products and services, improve our services, contact you, conduct research, and provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients.

Information Sharing and Disclosure

Go Fug Yourself does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or nonaffiliated companies except to provide products or services you’ve requested, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances: – We provide the information to trusted partners who work on behalf of or with Go Fug Yourself under confidentiality agreements. These companies may use your personal information to help Go Fug Yourself communicate with you about offers from Go Fug Yourself and our marketing partners. However, these companies do not have any independent right to share this information. – We have a parent’s permission to share the information if the user is a child under age 13. Parents have the option of allowing Go Fug Yourself to collect and use their child’s information without consenting to Go Fug Yourself sharing of this information with people and companies who may use this information for their own purposes; – We respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims; – We believe it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of Go Fug Yourself’s terms of use, or as otherwise required by law. – We transfer information about you if Go Fug Yourself is acquired by or merged with another company. In this event, Go Fug Yourself will notify you before information about you is transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy. – Go Fug Yourself displays targeted advertisements based on personal information. Advertisers (including ad serving companies) may assume that people who interact with, view, or click on targeted ads meet the targeting criteria (for example, women ages 18-24 from a particular geographic area). – Go Fug Yourself does not provide any personal information to the advertiser when you interact with or view a targeted ad. However, by interacting with or viewing an ad you are consenting to the possibility that the advertiser will make the assumption that you meet the targeting criteria used to display the ad. – Go Fug Yourself advertisers include financial service providers (such as banks, insurance agents, stock brokers and mortgage lenders) and non-financial companies (such as stores, airlines, and software companies). -Go Fug Yourself works with vendors, partners, advertisers, and other service providers in different industries and categories of business. For more information regarding providers of products or services that you’ve requested please read our detailed reference links.


Go Fug Yourself may set and access Go Fug Yourself cookies on your computer. – Go Fug Yourself lets other companies that show advertisements on some of our pages set and access their cookies on your computer. Other companies’ use of their cookies is subject to their own privacy policies, not this one. Advertisers or other companies do not have access to Go Fug Yourself’s cookies. – Go Fug Yourself uses web beacons to access Go Fug Yourself cookies inside and outside our network of web sites and in connection with Go Fug Yourself products and services.

Your Ability to Edit and Delete Your Account Information and Preferences

You can edit your Go Fug Yourself Account Information, including your marketing preferences, at any time. – New categories of marketing communications may be added to the Marketing Preferences page from time to time. Users who visit this page can opt out of receiving future marketing communications from these new categories or they can unsubscribe by following instructions contained in the messages they receive. – We reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to the Go Fug Yourself service, such as service announcements, administrative messages and the Go Fug Yourself Newsletter, that are considered part of your Go Fug Yourself account, without offering you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving them. – You can delete your Go Fug Yourself account by visiting our Account Deletion page. Please click here to read about information that might possibly remain in our archived records after your account has been deleted.

Confidentiality and Security

We limit access to personal information about you to employees who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs. – We have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to protect personal information about you.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

Go Fug Yourself may update this policy. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your Go Fug Yourself account or by placing a prominent notice on our site.

Questions and Suggestions

If you have questions or suggestions, please complete the contact us form.

Effective Date: June 26, 2008