Privacy Policy

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, A Total Tan collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. A Total Tan’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how A Total Tan’s visitors use its website. From time to time, A Total Tan may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

A Total Tan also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments. A Total Tan only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that blog commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.

Aggregated Statistics

A Total Tan may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. A Total Tan may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, A Total Tan does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.


A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. A Total Tan uses cookies to help A Total Tan identify and track visitors, their usage of A Total Tan website, and their website access preferences. A Total Tan visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using A Total Tan’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of A Total Tan’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If A Total Tan, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that A Total Tan goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of A Total Tan may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.


Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by A Total Tan and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.


Comments and other content submitted to our Akismet anti-spam service are not saved on our servers unless they were marked as false positives or missed spam, in which case we store them long enough to use them to improve the service to avoid future false positives and missed spam.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, A Total Tan may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in A Total Tan’s sole discretion. A Total Tan encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.