Privacy Statement & Anti-Spam Policy

Privacy Statement & Anti-Spam Policy

The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide®; has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for this website.

General Information

We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer our Web site. Your IP address is also used to gather broad demographic information. We also log domain names, information about your computer (such as the browser and operating system), the home server from which you access the Internet, what link you clicked on to access our site, and what errors (if any) you encountered while accessing our pages. This information is used to track a user's session and the types of browsers used. This gives us an idea of which parts of our site users are visiting and how to improve the site for our customers.
   IP addresses are also used to track and block email collecting software used by spammers. We also block spiders, robots and crawlers we feel are not beneficial to the use of this site.
   Our site uses forms for customers to inform us of new links and to add tips to select pages. We collect visitor's contact information like their email address, name (when voluntarily given), IP address, browser and page they came from. The customer's contact information is used to get in touch with the visitor when necessary. The other information is used to evaluate how our visitors are using the site.
    WE DO NOT SELL OR DISCLOSE THIS INFORMATION TO THIRD PARTIES. However, this site will fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing this site to disclose the identity of anyone using the site. Users may opt-out of this database; see the choice/opt-out section below.
   This site contains links to other sites. The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide® is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.


We use third-party advertising companies, including Google, to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, click here.

We also use Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting to better understand who our visitors are, which helps us make a better website for you. We will NOT facilitate the merging of personally-identifiable information with non-personally identifiable information previously collected from Display Advertising features that is based on the DoubleClick cookie, meaning your privacy is safe with us.  You can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using the Ads Settings.

Public Forums

This site makes forums (message boards) available to its users. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information. Although we vigorously attempt to block spammers from collecting your email address from these forums, no plan is fail safe. Therefore you should assume you will recieve at least some spam as a result of posting your email address. If you use spam blocking software in your email program then this shouldn't be a problem.


This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. It is located on a password protected secure server. Only administrators using the correct IP address and password may access this information.


This site gives users the following contact for removing their information from our database or to change and modify information previously provided.

  • To Unsubscribe from our newsletter, please use this form.
  • To Unsubscribe from contest notifications, please use this form.
  • To change your notification settings in the forums, including opting out of forum email announcements and notifications, log in, then click your name in the upper right, click "profile", then "edit profile".  You may customize your email notifications there.

Anti-Spam Policy has a zero-tolerance spam policy.


Automated spam filtering's messaging systems automatically scan all incoming email [and other] messages, and filter-out messages that appear to be spam. 


Problems with spam filtering

No message filtering system is 100% accurate, and from time to time legitimate messages will be filtered-out by BassResource’s systems. If you believe this has happened to a message you have sent, please advise the message recipient by another means.


You can reduce the risk of a message being caught by the spam filters by sending the message in plain text (i.e. no HTML), removing any attachments, and ensuring that your messages are scanned for malware before dispatch.


Receipt of unwanted messages from

In the unlikely event that you receive any message from or sent using BassResource’s systems that may be considered to be spam, please contact using the details below and the matter will be investigated.


Changes to this anti-spam policy may amend this anti-spam policy at any time by publishing a new version on this website.


In addition to this notice, you encouraged to read the Terms and Conditions of this site. You are bound by such provisions and should therefore periodically visit this page.

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