Privacy Policy


Rutherford.org, the web site of The Rutherford Institute, maintains a firm commitment to online privacy. The following statement outlines the information gathering and dissemination practices for this website, www.rutherford.org.

The Rutherford Institute does not disclose personal information outside of The Rutherford Institute. The Rutherford Institute has a strict privacy policy prohibiting the sharing of any personal information about anyone who has given rutherford.org his/her personal data, such as name, address, and phone number.

Rutherford.org uses the visitor's IP address to help diagnose problems with its server, and to administer its web site. The visitor's IP address is also used to gather broad demographic information. Rutherford.org does not use persistent cookies to keep track of visitor information or identify return visitors. Rutherford.org does use temporary session cookies to anonymously identify users for the duration of their visit. This temporary session cookie should disappear when you close your browser.

Rutherford.org uses forms for visitors to request information and communicate with The Rutherford Institute. Rutherford.org collects visitor's contact information (such as email address), financial information (such as credit card numbers), and demographic information (such as addresses). Contact information from the forms is kept strictly for The Rutherford Institute purposes and is never given out to anyone. Visitors may opt-out of receiving future mailings (email or postal mail) by simply contacting The Rutherford Institute and making the request.