Privacy Policy

This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their ‘Personally Identifiable Information’ (PII) is being used on GUTS ( PII is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context. Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information in accordance with our website.

When do we collect information?

We collect information from you when you subscribe to the GUTS newsletter or enter information on our site. We use a third-party service (TinyLetter) to store the information you submitted when you signed up for the GUTS newsletter. If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails from the GUTS newsletter, you can email us at and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.

How do we protect your information?

While we do not presently use an SSL certificate, we regularly employ Malware Scanning to ensure the ongoing security of the GUTS website. We store the information you submitted when you signed up for the GUTS newsletter on a secure, third-party server (TinyLetter).

Do we use ‘cookies’?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

We use cookies to:

Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since each browser is a little different, we recommend you look at your browser’s Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.

Third-party disclosure

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information unless we provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release information when its release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property or safety.

However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third-party links

We do not include or offer third-party products or services on our website.


GUTS uses first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such Twitter or Facebook) to compile data regarding user interactions as they relate to our website. GUTS has implemented Demographic and Interests Reporting through Google Analytics tracking.

Users can opt out by using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on.

How does our site handle Do Not Track signals?

We honor Do Not Track signals and Do Not Track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.

Contacting Us

Send any questions or concerns regarding the GUTS privacy policy to