Your privacy is important to The Dieringer Research Group (The DRG), and we go to great lengths to protect it. This Privacy Policy applies to the online collection and sharing of personal and other information via DRG websites. This Policy does not apply to information collected in any other way, including offline. DRG websites may contain buttons or links to sites maintained by third parties. These third-party sites are not operated or controlled by The DRG and may have different privacy practices.



In this Privacy Policy: the term “Personal Data” means any information that can be used to identify you directly or indirectly. This includes but is not limited to your name, address, phone number, email address, sensitive or protected health information, marketing research survey responses and related opinions that are shared, and/or certain additional categories of information that identify you personally.

What Information is Collected and How is That Information Used?

  • You will have reasonable access to the personal information we have about you.
  • We will not sell, rent, or lease mailing lists, customer names, or email addresses to others, and we will not make your Personal Data available to any unaffiliated parties, except our approved agents and contractors, or as otherwise described in this Privacy Policy.
  • We will share your information as required by law, in a matter of public safety or policy, as needed in connection with the transfer of our business assets (for example, if we are acquired by another company), or if we believe in good faith that sharing the data is necessary to protect our rights or property.
  • Without your consent, we will not disclose any Personal Data except as necessary to service the account, to enforce the terms of use, to meet our obligations to content and technology providers, or as required by law.
  • Here is the list of third-party service providers that The DRG may share some select contact information to facilitate communication with you:
    – National Change of Address processors and mail sorting services will receive your name and address
    – Incentive distribution services to pay research participants may receive your email address
    – Texting services may receive your telephone number if you opted in for receiving text messages

We have agreements with these third-party service providers to prohibit the use of your contact information for anything other than that which is intended, nor to disclose that information to others without our approval.

How May I Correct, Amend, or Delete My Personal Data, or Update My Preferences?

  • If you no longer want to participate in marketing research studies or receive updates to newsletters or blogs on our websites, please send an email with “unsubscribe” in the title to Otherwise, you unsubscribe and prevent The DRG from using your phone number and/or email address with this easy web form: Do Not Call/Do Not Email
  • If you need to change any of your information or have it deleted, please contact us at


If you have any additional questions or concerns related to this Policy and/or our practices, please contact us at 888.432.5220 or email

Privacy Policy Changes

Our Privacy Policy may change at any time. If our information practices change in a significant way, we will post the policy changes here. This Privacy Policy was last updated on July 23, 2020.

Cookie Notice

A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit its site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another. Cookies also help us understand which sections of our websites are the most popular as they help show which pages are being visited and for how long. This helps us adapt our websites to provide more relevant and accessible information. Cookies can be deleted or blocked by changing browser settings.

Advantages of cookies are:

  • Remembering the details as provided by the user
  • Remembering user preferences
  • Helping improve the site

Blocking/Restricting Cookies
To manage or delete cookies on your browser or on a mobile device, please visit either or the official webpage of the browser or device manufacturer and the documentation provided by them and follow their instructions.

Please note, however, that disabling cookies might affect your online experience and/or prevent you from taking full advantage of our site and some of its functionality.

Cookie Notice Changes

Our Cookie Notice may change at any time. If our information practices change in a significant way, we will post the policy changes here. This Cookie Notice was last updated on July 23, 2020.