Privacy Policy for Upstarts

At and, we consider the privacy of our visitors to be extremely important. This privacy policy document describes the types of personal information is collected and recorded by and how we use it. 


If you require any more information or have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact us by email at


Upstarts is hosted on WordPress (owned by Automattic). Please see Automattic’s privacy policy here.

Collecting Information

Visitors to our site are invited to:

  1. Comment on select pages;
  2. Sign-up either through their WordPress account, or via email so as to receive notifications when we add content.

To sign-up or comment visitors are required to provide their first name, last name and email address. Email sign-ups are asked to confirm their subscription. This information is stored by WordPress and is for the exclusive use of Upstarts and will not be sold to a third party.


Users may unsubscribe at any time by emailing, at which time their data will be removed from list.


Upstarts uses the WordAds feature offered by WordPress. These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology in their respective advertisements and links that appear on and which are sent directly to your browser. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons) may also be used by our site’s third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertising campaigns and/or to personalize the advertising content that you see on the site. has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers. 

You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices.’s privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites. 

If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites. What Are Cookies?

Children’s Information

We believe it is important to provide added protection for children online. We encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children to observe, participate in and/or monitor and guide their online activity. does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If a parent or guardian believes that has in its database the personally-identifiable information of a child under the age of 13, please contact us immediately (using the contact in the first paragraph) and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This privacy policy applies only to our online activities and is valid for visitors to our website and regarding information shared and/or collected there. This policy does not apply to any information collected offline or via channels other than this website.


By using our website, you hereby consent to our privacy policy and agree to its terms.


This Privacy Policy was last updated on: Sunday, June 19, 2022.
We reserve the right to make changes to this policy without notification. Should we update, amend or make any changes to our privacy policy, those changes will be posted here.