Anti-spam Policy is committed to permission-based email marketing practices, and as a result has established this no-tolerance Anti-Spam Policy. will occasionally update this Anti-Spam Policy. When it does, will also revise the Òlast updateÓ date at the top of this Anti-Spam Policy. For changes to this policy, will notify you (the customer) by placing a notice on its web site home page.

What is Spam?

Spam is commercial email or unsolicited bulk email, including "junk mail", which has not been requested by the recipient. It is intrusive and often irrelevant or offensive, and it wastes valuable resources. Spam messages are the opposite of permission-based email, which are normally anticipated, personal, relevant and/or associated with a pre-existing business or personal relationship. Inappropriate newsgroup activities, consisting of excessive posting of the same materials to several newsgroups, are also deemed to be spam.

Preventing Spam

Customers of products and services have agreed during their registration process, upon accepting the Terms of Use, to comply with this Anti-Spam Policy. Specifically, each customer agrees not to use the products or services to send unsolicited email or bulk email, whether or not for commercial purposes. reserves the right to determine in its sole discretion what constitutes actionable spam, as well as what measures are necessary in response to such spam activities.

How Helps You to Avoid Spamming has developed its Internet marketing tools to incorporate a strict permission-based philosophy. This anti-spam philosophy is implemented through the following: (a) Communication and Agreement Ð The Terms of Use that you have agreed to as part of registering for the products and services state how and for what purposes you can collect your site visitor addresses, and that you will follow the Privacy Policy and Anti-Spam Policy.

Laws Restricting Spam

Spam laws vary from state to state, and from country to country. This Anti-Spam Policy has been developed to conform to the highest commercially reasonable standards. As a result, and without limiting the general prohibitions against all spam activities, the following are expressly prohibited: (a) Use of false headers, or other false information, to identify the point of origin or the transmission path of the email, or to hide the true origin of the email sender,

Questions to Ask Yourself

To help in establishing whether you are participating in activities constituting spam, ask yourself the following questions: (a) Are you sending email to non-specific addresses, such as or

If you answer yes to any of these questions, you are likely involved in spam activities, and your account could be terminated for violation of our terms of service.

Measures to Enforce the Anti-Spam Policy

Any customer found to be using products or services for spamming purposes may, at xtumble's discretion, be immediately cut off from use of all products and services and/or fined US$ 1,000 per occurrence, with no refund of fees that have been paid. warns all of its customers when signing up that if they participate in spamming activities they will be subject to the loss of services, loss of commissions, fines and possible legal action. has the right to actively review its customers' subscriber lists and email for suspiciously large broadcasts. If finds any customers to be spamming, it will issue a warning, and if the activities are serious enough, will take action immediately. If has any reason to believe that the customer, despite warning being given, threatens to or is continuing to send spam, then may take action immediately, including disabling the customer's account and/or reporting the customer and the incident to the proper authorities. does not attempt to censor any content, nor to curtail the business of its customers. However, spam activities do not fall within uses authorized by, and will not be tolerated.

Reporting Spam

If you believe that you have received spam from or through's facilities, please send a complaint from your email account along with the unsolicited email, with completed header, to Please provide any other information that you believe may help us in our investigation. does not investigate or take any action based on ÒanonymousÓ spam complaints.

False Spam Complaints supports the efforts of various organizations working to responsibly eliminate spam activities. However, if an individual has opted-in to receive email from a customer of, and then falsely or maliciously files a spam complaint against or its customers, will cooperate fully with the appropriate agencies to ban the complainant from use of anti-spam software and the Internet community.