Privacy Policy
Last Updated: November 3, 2007

This policy informs you of the policies of Salem Communications Corporation and its subsidiary entities (collectively, "Salem"), including without limitation the Salem and radio stations concerning the collection, use and disclosure of personal information from this Salem-related website. Because we may gather certain types of information about our users, we want to help you understand the terms and conditions surrounding the collection and use of that information. At Salem we understand your privacy is important to you. Even though we may need to collect information about you to provide you with some of our products and services, you may not want us to disclose that information to others. Accordingly, what follows is a description of how we gather and use information about you (collectively "Your Information").

Please note that by visiting this website, you consent to the collection of Your Information by Salem as set forth in this Privacy Policy.

1. Will Salem Disclose the Information It Collects to Outside Parties?
Generally, Salem does not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to others. However, Salem may provide aggregate statistics about our customers, traffic patterns, and related site information to third-party vendors. Generally, these statistics will include no personally identifying information. However, Salem may release Your Information when we believe, in good faith, that such release is reasonably necessary to (i) comply with the law; (ii) protect the rights, property or safety of Salem, our users, or others; (iii) enforce or apply the Terms of Use applicable to this website; or (iv) enforce contest, sweepstakes, promotions, and/or game rules. Also, we may give some or all of Your Information to third-party vendors who assist us in fulfilling some of the functions of this Website. Finally, we may provide Your Information to third parties if you authorize us to.

2. What Information Do We Collect? How Do We Use It?

Registration Data
Registration data is voluntary information provided directly by you in order to receive optional access to certain services or site areas. This data may include personally identifiable information such as your name, age, email address, zip code, or telephone number. In addition, registration data may include preference information such as usernames, passwords, desired newsletters, etc. Here are some of the ways we might use that information:

  • To deliver services that you request or purchase such as newsletters, offers, message boards, forums, and other items
  • To help us create and deliver the content that is most relevant to you
  • To alert you to news, events, contests, and other items if you so request
  • To allow you entrance into restricted areas of the site, as appropriate
  • To send you information about Salem, this website and other websites
  • To compile statistics and conduct basic research
  • To give to third parties, who may send you promotional material

Surveys
Sometimes Salem posts optional, voluntary surveys in which we ask for personally identifiable information. The choice is yours -- you don't have to answer surveys, but if you do, please understand that Salem may use the information you provide and that we may share it with third parties. If we're asking for optional information, we may mark it with an asterisk (*) or otherwise notify you so that you can skip that portion if you want. Here are some ways we might use that information:

  • To help us create and deliver the content that is most relevant to you
  • To send you information about Salem and this Website
  • To give to our content partners, who may send you promotional material
  • To give to our advertisers, who may send you information about their products and services
  • To share in aggregate form with our partners and advertisers
  • To compile statistics and conduct basic research
  • To give to third parties, who may send you promotional material

Contests and Sweepstakes
From time to time Salem runs voluntary contests and sweepstakes in which we ask for personally identifiable information such as your name, age, email address, or telephone number. That's so we can determine if you're eligible for the contest and to let you know if you win. Sometimes we request additional information such as your gender, marital status and income level. Here are some of the ways we might use the information that we collect: