Please take the time to read the Privacy Policy of About Sims, and understand how personal information may be collected and used while you are on site. 

Please make sure to read also the Terms of Use.

 

Site Registration

Registration is not required in order to use About Sims. Certain features though are only available to registered users. Here below some of these features, more features may require registration though:

  • Some custom content files require registration and login (such as sets' files)
  • Ads-free site navigation for donors

Registration requires a valid e-mail address and no other personally identifiable information. About Sims receives general information contained in server log files, such as your IP address and cookie information. 

 

Use of Personal Information

The email address provided during your registration is used for self-activation of your account. It’s not shared with and it's not visible to other site members.

Information provided will not be shared with any third-parties unless:

  • Your consent is obtained
  • It is so required by the law

Please be aware that certain data may well be displayed as per About Sims configuration or the choices you make during your registration and setting up of your account. For example: your username could and may be visible to all, so make sure not to include any sensitive personal information.

Information may be used in order to ensure the integrity and operation of About Sims, and protect About Sims and its users. In such cases, About Sims may access and disclose if required any information necessary or appropriate, including but not limited to, user profile information, IP address and traffic information, posted content, usage.

 

Cookies

Cookies are small packets of information that a web site stores on your computer. These cookies allow any site to use the information and customize your experience so that your navigation is as relevant and valuable to you as possible. For example, About Sims uses cookies to personalize content and ads, to provide social media and login features, and to analyze its traffic.  

Most browsers can be set up to deal with cookies, instructions can be found in the “Help” section of browsers’ toolbar. You may modify your browser preference to provide you with choices related to cookies, such as accept all cookies, be notified when a cookie is set or reject all cookies. If you choose to reject cookies, certain functions and conveniences may not work properly and you may be unable to use services that require registration.

About Sims uses third-party advertising companies to serve ads. These companies may use non- personally identifiable information (i.e., NOT including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this non- personally identifiable information used by these companies, click here.

 

External Links

About Sims may contain links to other websites and resources in order to provide relevant information. Keep in mind that About Sims does not hold any responsibility or liability for third parties’ content, security, privacy and other policies. Use of these links is at your discretion and responsibility.  You should review other websites’ terms and policies before proceeding with your navigation or any other transaction with them.

 

Changes to Privacy Policy

Changes may be made to this policy as required. Kindly check on a regular basis to see if something has changed. Article's date is auto-updated every time there is a modification and makes the changes effective upon publication.

 

Contact

Feel free to use the Contact form in case of any questions or if you need any further clarifications.