–Last updated October 14, 2017–

Beacon Point (“I”) respect my users’ (“you”) privacy. This policy explains how I collect and use your information. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THESE TERMS, DO NOT ACCESS THIS SITE.


Personal Identification Information

I collect personal identification information—name and email address only—when you voluntarily fill out any of the forms on my site. You are under no obligation to provide me with this information; however, you cannot contact me without doing so.

Financial Data

This site does not collect any financial data. However, when you hire me, I will invoice you through PayPal. So check out PayPal’s privacy policy for any concerns you may have.


When you fill out hire me forms:

Your personal identification information is used to respond to service requests. I will not use your name and email to send you any advertisements, promotions, or information about future products.

When you subscribe to my services:

Your personal identification information is used to deliver targeted coupons, information about new services, and alerts to new posts. You will only receive information about the content you wish to see.


I do not disclose your information to any affiliates or marketing companies.

Third-Party Service Providers

I do share your name and email with

  • PayPal when I send you an invoice
  • Acuity scheduling when you schedule tutoring appointments

Online Postings

When you post comments or contribute to my blog, your posts may be viewed by all users and may be publicly distributed outside this site.


I partner with Google Analytics to analyze and track users’ use of the site, determine the popularity of certain content, and better understand online activity. By accessing this site, you consent to the collection and use of your information. You can view Google Analytics privacy policy.


If you have any questions or comments about this Privacy Policy, please contact me at
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