Privacy and Cookie Policy

This site uses cookies – small text files that are placed on your machine to help the site provide a better user experience.

If you do not wish to allow cookies to be set by us, leave the web site and clear your browser cookie cache (how to is at bottom of this page).

In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, and provide anonymized tracking data to third party applications. PSA Rising does not carry advertising so it uses few cookies beyond those necessary to keep the site running.

As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser, taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers, and reading the info further down this page.


What are cookies?

Cookies are small code files, usually a series of letters and numbers, that function as unique identifiers for communication between web servers and web browsers.

PSA Rising website server sends a cookie to your browser when you land on a page, and this cookie may be sent back to the server each time the browser revisits the site or requests another page from the server.

Cookies sent to your browser from our website do not have access to your name, address, email address, phone number or any other personally identifying information.

However, anyone who looks in your browser cache or at your browser history may see our home page address and be able to tell that you have visited this site.

What cookies do

The cookies we use do not contain or gather any information that personally identifies you. Currently, since we do require log-in for any pages, we do not collect or store any personal information about you or other visitors by any other means. If we ever establish comment sections or any service that require or allow visitors to log in and provide an email address, this will change and we will say so.

At present, except by following links to third party sites, the cookies your browser will encounter on the website include those which are strictly necessary for access and navigation and to track usage (performance cookies). We may use the information we obtain from your use of our cookies for the following purposes:

  • to recognize your computer when you visit the website
  • to track your path as you navigate the website
  • to improve the website’s usability and security
  • to analyze the use of the website in the administration of the website

Collection of Information by Third-Party Sites

In addition to the traffic information we gather on site, our links to other web pages and media including to YouTube and other third party videos will likely send cookies to your browser. Any links to social media (Facebook, Twitter, Google+) will do the same. We have no commercial relationship with YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, or Google+. Nor do we access or record any sign-in info you enter into their secure log-in forms.

Most browsers allow you block and to refuse to accept cookies.

  • in Internet Explorer you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector;
  • in Firefox you can block all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Options”, and un-checking “Accept cookies from sites” in the “Privacy” box.
  • in Google Chrome you can adjust your cookie permissions by clicking “Options”, “Under the hood”, Content Settings in the “Privacy” section. Click on the Cookies tab in the Content Settings.
  • in Safari you can block cookies by clicking “Preferences”, selecting the “Privacy” tab and “Block cookies”.

Blocking all cookies may limit the usability of this website. But PSA Rising will not block you from accessing the site in a browser that blocks cookies.

You can delete cookies already stored on your computer:

  • in Internet Explorer, you must manually delete cookie files;
  • in Firefox, you can delete cookies by, first ensuring that cookies are to be deleted when you “clear private data” (this setting can be changed by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Settings” in the “Private Data” box) and then clicking “Clear private data” in the “Tools” menu.
  • in Google Chrome you can adjust your cookie permissions by clicking “Options”, “Under the hood”, Content Settings in the “Privacy” section. Click on the Cookies tab in the Content Settings.
  • in Safari you can delete cookies by clicking “Preferences”, selecting the “Privacy” tab and “Remove All Website Data”.