Privacy Policy & Terms of Website Use

Privacy Policy & Terms of Website Use

Last Revision: 4/23/2020


This policy explains how In The Garage Media processes personal information with regards to this website. Access to this page is always available via the website footer menu, by clicking the link labeled “Privacy & Terms” (

By visiting the website, purchasing any our our digital or print products, leaving comments, sharing content or any other action originating on our website, you are bound by the terms laid out here. You are free to print or save a digital copy of these for your reference at any time. The policy may be updated and the current revision date will always be found at the top of this page.

By continuing to access our website, or subscribe to any product we offer, you are accepting and agreeing to the current terms and conditions as well as our privacy policy. 

Who we are

Our website address is:

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments – When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Contact forms – If you use a contact form on our website, it will collect the information you provide. This includes name, phone number, email address and any comments you provide.

Cookies – If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

Embedded content from other websites – Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Google Analytics website tracking – For marketing purposes, we use Analytics by Google. This software will track and provide us geographic, device, date, time, and more about your visits on the website. 

Who has access to your data  – MagHub is our vendor for Payment processing and fulfillment of print and digital subscriptions. The information you enter for subscriptions is processed entirely through their system. Their privacy policy found here:

How long we retain your data – If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

What rights you have over your data – If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data – Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Our contact information

1350 E. Chapman Ave. #6550
Fullerton, CA 92834-6550