Privacy Policy

Our Privacy Policy explains how information is collected, used, and disclosed by 2040 Vision, with respect to your access and use of our services, through our websites and forums (Sites or 2040 Vision) or in connection with third-party services.

Information We Collect and How We Use It

We collect certain information from you through your use of the website, including but not exclusive to, your submissions to the website or through the forums, and any other information you provide to 2040 Vision voluntarily. We want you to be comfortable using 2040 Vision, so we’ve described in detail below what information we collect and how it is used.

Information You Provide to Us

When you use 2040 Vision’s services, limited information is collected about you based on what you choose to share with us.

Information Learned From your Use of 2040 Vision:

Use of the Services: There are a number of ways that you can affirmatively share personal information with 2040 Vision. For example, by completing a web form, submitting a forum post, or opting in to receive emails from us. 2040 Vision currently utilizes Google Analytics to compile data about our website and our users. We aggregate this information to measure the number of visits to our sites, the average time spent on our sites, the number of pages viewed, and various other site statistics. We use this information in aggregate form to improve and enhance the experience of using 2040 Vision. Please see Google’s Privacy Policy for more information.

How We Share Your Information with Others

By default, we will show your name and donation amount on the 2040 Vision website when you make a donation, although you may choose to make this information private by adjusting your privacy settings on the page you view after making a donation. The URL for this page is also sent via e-mail to the address you provide during the donation process. Otherwise, we will not share any personal information we have collected from you, except as described below:


This website does not store any information that would, on its own, allow us to identify individual users of this service without their permission. Any cookies that may be used by this website are used either solely on a per session basis or to maintain user preferences. Cookies are not shared with any third parties.

Sharing Content with Third Party Services

The 2040 Vision site offers access to a variety of social networking services such as Twitter or Facebook. Users are responsible for the content they choose to share, and are bound by the respective terms of service and privacy policy for each social networking service.

2040 Vision processes donations through PayPal, which requires acceptance of PayPal’s User Agreement, and Users are responsible for the information they share with PayPal. Visit PayPal to learn more about their User Agreement and their Privacy Policy.

Finally, 2040 Vision uses Invision Power Services, Inc., a third-party service, to host its discussion forum. For additional information regarding this service, please visit Invision Power Service’s website.

Accessing Your Information

If you would like 2040 Vision to delete your personal information that has been collected, please contact us or send your request to We will take steps to delete your information as soon as is practicable, but some information may remain in archived/backup copies for our records and as otherwise required by law.

How We Protect Your Information

We employ administrative, physical and electronic measures designed to protect your information from unauthorized access. However, despite those efforts, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable, and no method of data transmission can be guaranteed against any interception or other type of misuse.

Links to Other Sites

2040 Vision may contain links to other services and sites not operated by us (we refer to these as Other Sites). Any information you provide on those Other Sites is provided directly to whoever owns that site and is subject to their privacy policy. Our Privacy Policy does not apply to Other Sites and we are not responsible for the content you provide to, or the privacy and security practices and policies of, Other Sites.

Removal of Information from Children

We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If we learn that we have collected the personal information of a child under 13, we will take steps to delete the information as soon as possible.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

Any information collected is subject to our Privacy Policy at the time such information is collected. We may, however, modify and revise our Privacy Policy from time-to-time. In the event of a modification to the Privacy Policy, your continued use of the site is affirmation that you have read and understand the Privacy Policy. It is your responsibility to check the site for changes. Your continued use of 2040 Vision after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change. By accepting changes to the policy, you are agreeing to be bound by the revised policy.

Questions or Concerns

Please contact us if you have any questions about our Terms, or send email to

Alternatively, 2040 Vision can be contacted at:

2040 Vision
6549 Mission Gorge Rd. #102
San Diego, CA 92120

Effective: June 27, 2013.