Identities of users of this Site are not anonymous, but names of users and personal identifying information about users will not be provided to any third parties.

The Center for Retirement Research (CRR) at Boston College does use IP addresses, domain information and other access statistics to analyze trends, administer its websites, track users’ movements, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. This information is not linked to personally identifiable information. CRR may share aggregated demographic information with third parties. Aggregate information is not linked to any personal information that can identify any individual person.

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The CRR provides subscription services, including several e-mail based mailing lists. E-mail addresses collected in the maintenance of these lists are not shared with any person or organization outside of CRR and its affiliates. A subscription to any CRR mailing list gives permission to use subscriber information in other lists owned and operated by CRR. This Privacy Policy applies to your use of sites under the domains This Privacy Policy does not apply to your use of any other sites operated by Boston College, the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College or affiliated or unaffiliated third-party sites to which the Site may link.


In certain circumstances, and as exceptions to this Privacy Policy, we will, without notice to you, release specific information about you or your account to comply with any valid legal process such as a search warrant, subpoena, statute or court order, or in other special cases, such as, for example, an attempted breach of the security of the Site, or a physical threat to you or others.

We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time to address new issues and reflect changes on this site, and as the need arises. All changes to this Privacy Policy will be posted here. Please refer to this Privacy Policy regularly.