Privacy Policy

The Tobacco-Free Life (TFL) respects the privacy of users of its websites. This is why we have taken the time to disclose our privacy policy and information collection practices. TFL does not disclose, give, sell, or transfer any personal information about visitors unless required to do so by law. TFL automatically collects a limited amount of information about the use of Web sites for statistical purposes, that is, to measure the numbers of visitors. This information may be helpful when considering changes that improve our web sites for future visitors. TFL websites have links to many other websites. TFL cannot guarantee the privacy or security of information users provide to linked external websites. Please take the time to review this document.

We collect information for the following purpose(s):

  • Completing or supporting a program activity
  • Website and system administration
  • Research, analysis, and reporting
  • Displaying relevant and helpful advertisements

Who has access to the information we collect?

  • reserves the right to share de-identified information about website usage with research partners.
  • will not share users’ personally identifiable information without user consent.

Types of Information Collected

Internet Information:

  • Federal government websites are generally prohibited from using persistent cookies and this site does not employ them.
  • The Internet domain from which a user has accessed the Internet.
  • The Internet protocol (IP) address of the computer that was used to access the Internet.
  • The name and version of the user’s computer operating system and Internet browser.
  • If a user comes from another website, the Internet address of the “referring” website.
  • The date, time, and duration of the user’s visit to, and the pages visited.


Tobacco-Free Life may display advertisements for the benefit of our users and only to improve their experience. Advertisement will be very limited throughout TFL website and will only serve to improve TFL users’ experience.