Certain visitors to Cnewsbd’s websites choose to interact with Cnewsbd in ways that require Cnewsbd to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Cnewsbd gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Cnewsbd are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Cnewsbd collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Cnewsbd. Cnewsbd 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.