Privacy Policy Last Revised on 02-06-19

Website Visitors
Like most website operators, Tantra Punk 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. Tantra Punk’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Tantra Punk’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Tantra Punk may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Tantra Punk also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. Tantra Punk only discloses IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Tantra Punk’s websites choose to interact with Tantra Punk in ways that require Tantra Punk to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Tantra Punk gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, visitors are invited to join an email newsletter list. Those who engage in transactions with Tantra Punk are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Tantra Punk collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Tantra Punk. Tantra Punk does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

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

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Tantra Punk discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Tantra Punk’s behalf or to provide services available at Tantra Punk’s websites.  Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Tantra Punk’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Tantra Punk will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Tantra Punk discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Tantra Punk believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Tantra Punk, third parties or the public at large.  Tantra Punk takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

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. Tantra Punk uses cookies to help Tantra Punk identify and track visitors, their usage of Tantra Punk website, and their website access preferences. Tantra Punk visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Tantra Punk’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of Tantra Punk’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

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 Tantra Punk and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Do Not Track Policy and Third Party Data Collection
This website does not currently respond to automated browser signals meant to alter tracking mechanisms, including ‘do not track’ instructions.

The following is a list of third party plug-ins installed on this site that access and collect anonymous user information:

· Blubrry Statistics

· Wordfence Security

The following is a list of the third party plugins and social media widgets that collect both anonymous and personally identifiable user information if you click on their icons or submit information into their webforms:

· Access Press Social Icons

– Patreon

– Coinbase Tip with Crypto/Sign-Up Buttons

– Podcast Subscribe Buttons

Tantra Punk is not responsible for, nor aware of the manner in which the information you provide to third party social media platforms is collected, stored, or used. It is your responsibility to know how such platforms handle your personal information.

Request to Have your Information Deleted
Please contact the site administrator by email at admin [at] tantrapunk [dot] com if you have any security or privacy concerns or would like any information that has been collected about you to be deleted.

Privacy Policy Changes
Tantra Punk may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Tantra Punk’s sole discretion. Tantra Punk encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If you have signed up for one or more email list subscriptions, you might also receive an email alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.