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1819 Media Privacy Policy

We understand the concerns users have regarding the use of their personal information in the digital realm. At 1819 Media, protecting your private information is our priority. This document is part of our effort to be transparent in our use of data.  

This Statement of Privacy applies to, and 1819 Media and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to 1819 Media include and 1819 News. The 1819 News website is a news and information site. By using the 1819 News website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement. 

Collection of your Personal Information 

In order to better provide you with products and services offered, 1819 News may collect personally identifiable information, such as your: 

If you purchase 1819 News's products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction. 

1819 News may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your: 

We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services. These may include: (a) registering for an account; (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) sending us an email message; (e) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future. 

Use of your Personal Information 

1819 News collects and uses your personal information to operate and deliver the services you have requested. 

1819 News may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from 1819 News and its affiliates. 

Sharing Information with Third Parties 

1819 News does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. 

1819 News may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. 1819 News may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to 1819 News, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information. 

1819 News may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on 1819 News or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of 1819 News; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of 1819 News, or the public. 

Tracking User Behavior 

1819 News may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within 1819 News, in order to determine what 1819 News services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within 1819 News to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area. 

Automatically Collected Information 

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by 1819 News. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the 1819 News website. 

Use of Cookies 

The 1819 News website may use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. 

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize 1819 News pages, or register with 1819 News site or services, a cookie helps 1819 News to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same 1819 News website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the 1819 News features that you customized. 

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the 1819 News services or websites you visit. 


This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information. 

Security of your Personal Information 

1819 News secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. 1819 News uses the following methods for this purpose: 

When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol. 

We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control; and (b) security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Site cannot be guaranteed. 

Right to Deletion 

Subject to certain exceptions set out below, on receipt of a verifiable request from you, we will: 

Please note that we may not be able to comply with requests to delete your personal information if it is necessary to: 

Children Under Thirteen 

1819 News does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website. 

E-mail Communications 

From time to time, 1819 News may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication. In order to improve our Services, we may receive a notification when you open an email from 1819 News or click on a link therein. 

If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from 1819 News, you may opt out of such communications by clicking on the Unsubscribe button within the footer of each email. 

External Data Storage Sites 

We may store your data on servers provided by third party hosting vendors with whom we have contracted. 

Changes to this Statement 

1819 News reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account, by placing a prominent notice on our website, and/or by updating any privacy information. Your continued use of the website and/or Services available after such modifications will constitute your: (a) acknowledgment of the modified Privacy Policy; and (b) agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy. 

Contact Information 

1819 News welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe 1819 News has not adhered to this Statement, please contact 1819 News at: 

1819 News
Telephone: (205) 974-3412 

Effective as of January 31, 2022