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Privacy Policy

We respect your privacy – what follows is a description of how we gather and use information.

The Information We Collect and How We Collect it

You can visit most sections of this web site, including valuable public resources such as the glossary of statistical terms, without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. Personal information like your name, postal address and e-mail address is obtained only when voluntarily submitted. collects this information in several ways:

  • When you sign up to be placed on our mailing list for notices of courses
  • When you contact us with questions or requests for information
  • When you register for a course

Information that you supply will relate to the relationship that has with you or your organization.

Web Server Logs

We track usage of this web site through web server logs. Web server logs provide information such as what types of browsers are accessing our site, what pages receive high traffic, and the times of day our servers experience significant load. We use this information to improve the content and navigation features of our site.


Some parts of the web site (e.g. those requiring user login) use cookies or other technologies so that the web server knows that you are entitled to access to restricted resources and to provide continuity of your web session. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether to accept it. For more information, please refer to user information provided with your web browser.

How We Use Your Information uses this information to

  • Fulfill orders
  • Answer requests for information
  • Improve the web site
  • Tell you when our online statistics courses are scheduled
  • Notify you of new products and services, product updates, technical support issues, events and special offers in which we think you may be interested.

How We Share Your Information

We may share the personal data you provide with business partners for purposes related to those described above. 

Opt-Out sends periodic notices of upcoming courses and related events to customers and prospective customers via email. You may opt-out of these notices at any time, in some cases via a link on the email, in some cases by contacting us.


We use encryption technology when collected or transferring sensitive data such as credit card information. Credit card numbers are used only for processing payment and are not accessible in our systems.

Links to Third Party Web Sites

This web site offers some links to web sites as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave this site. does not assume responsibility for any of these sites, their content, or their privacy policies, and makes no representations about them or any information, software or other products or materials found there.


Some pages on may use remarketing to show advertisements to people who have visited our pages, and might be interested in certain products.  Third-party vendors, including Google, may show our ads on websites across the internet.  These third-party vendors use cookies to serve ads based on a person’s past visits to our website.  Information about how you can opt-out of a third-party vendor’s use of cookies can be found here:

How To Contact Us

Should you have comments or questions about this Privacy Statement, you may e-mail us at: info [at] .

You may also contact us via postal mail at the following address: c/o

Elder Research, Inc. 

300 W. Main Street Suite 301

Charlottesville, VA 22903USA