Privacy Policy

Effective Sep 1, 2012
Your privacy is very important to us. Accordingly, we have developed this policy in order for you to understand how we collect, use, communicate and disclose and make use of personal information.

Any personal information you provide to us including (and similar) to your name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address will not be released, sold, or rented to any entities or individuals outside of Hinek Family History.  Hinek Family History will never ask for Credit Card details, and we request that you do not enter them on any forms found on the blog.  As is true of most web sites, we automatically gather information about your computer such as your IP address, browser type, referring/exit pages, and operating system.

We use cookies to store information about visitor preferences and to record user-specific information on visits and pages the user views so as to provide a custom experience. In regard to third-party advertisers, Hinek Family History has no access or control over these cookies. You should review the respective privacy policies on any and all third-party ad servers for more information regarding their practices and how to opt-out.  If you wish to disable cookies you may do so through your web browser options. Instructions for doing so and for other cookie-related management can be found on the specific web browsers’ websites.

Our Site includes links to other Web sites whose privacy practices may differ from those of Hinek Family History. If you submit personal information to any of those sites, your information is governed by their privacy statements. We encourage you to carefully read the privacy statement of any Web site you visit.

Users might be asked to subscribe to our newsletter by providing name and email address to receive communication from Hinek Family History. We use an opt-in subscription system and reserve the right to contact subscribers with information related to this website and blog. Subscribers may unsubscribe anytime and every email delivered will contain an “Unsubscribe” link.

While we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of any information that you transmit to Hinek Family History,  You are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of any passwords or other account information.

If you require any more information or have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact us by email at

Terms and Conditions of Use

1. Terms

By accessing this web site, you are agreeing to be bound by these Terms and Conditions of Use, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site.

2. Use License

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.  You are free to copy, distribute, adapt, and transmit the work under the following conditions:

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  1. Permission is granted to download materials (information, files, or software) owned by Hinek Family History for personal, non-commercial viewing only. If you wish to publish these images in your own web site, blog, or book you must first obtain permission by emailing
  2. This license shall automatically terminate if you violate any of these restrictions and may be terminated by Hinek Family History at any time. Upon terminating your viewing of these materials or upon the termination of this license, you must destroy any downloaded materials in your possession whether in electronic or printed format.


3. Disclaimer

The materials on Hinek Family History’s web site are provided “as is.” Hinek Family History makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Further, Hinek Family History does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its web site or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site.

Hinek Family History endeavors to cite all known sources or obtain permission from the copyright holder for content or information published on this web site.  If content or information is found to be missing proper attribution, applicable licenses, or the owner’s permission this oversight can be corrected or the item removed from the website by emailing

4. Limitations

In no event shall Hinek Family History or its suppliers be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption,) arising out of the use or inability to use the materials on Hinek Family History’s web site, even if Hinek Family History or a Hinek Family History authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.

5. Revisions and Errata

The materials appearing on Hinek Family History’s web site could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Hinek Family History does not warrant that any of the materials on its web site are accurate, complete, or current. Hinek Family History may make changes to the materials contained on its web site at any time without notice. Hinek Family History does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.  Hinek Family History exercises the right to moderate all comments posted by visitors to this web site.

6. Links

Hinek Family History has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its web site and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Hinek Family History of the site. Use of any such linked web site is at the user’s own risk.

7. Site Terms of Use Modifications

Hinek Family History may revise these terms of use for its web site at any time without notice. By using this web site you are agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

8. Governing Law

Any claim relating to Hinek Family History’s web site shall be governed by the laws of the State of Georgia without regard to its conflict of law provisions.