Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy


This policy outlines information received and collected, and how it is used. Using this site, in any and all forms, constitutes acceptance of this Privacy Policy.

Log Files

Like many other websites, we use log files to count visits to our site and tell us which areas are most popular.

This information is NOT linked to anything that is personally identifiable.

The information in the log files includes:

Date and time stamp

Type of browser

Number of clicks

Referring pages

This important information tells us what you like and don’t like. It helps us write exclusive content just for you and improve the quality of the blogsite.


When you subscribe to our feed through email (Thank You!), we will send a confirmation email message with an activation link to click.

If you choose not to activate your subscription, do not click the link, and we will not email you again or use your email in any other way. We use a secure op-in subscription system.

You may unsubscribe at any time. Every email delivered contains an “Unsubscribe” link.

No Spam Policy

Broken Scales hates spam. We will never spam you or send you marketing emails. We only send out fresh, newly published low carb content a few times a month.


Third party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on a user’s prior visits to websites. You may visit these websites to opt out of the use of cookies for interest-based advertising.

Google’s use of the DoubleClick cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to users based on their visit to this sites and/or other sites on the Internet. You may opt out of the use of the DoubleClick cookie for interest-based advertising by visiting Google’s Ads Settings.

If you have not opted out of third-party ad serving, the cookies of other third-party vendors or ad networks may also be used to serve ads on this site. You may opt out of a third-party vendor’s use of cookies for interest based advertising by visiting the AboutAds website.

Amazon Affiliates, a third party system, uses cookies to serve advertisements and links to products on

Broken Scales is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to

Copyright Policies

Email Subscriptions and Feeds

You are permitted to view this blog and its content via feeds.

You may also subscribe through email to this blog’s various feeds.

Use of Broken Scales feeds

Use of feeds from are for personal use, not commercial. Republishing content from this site via feeds is permitted as titles and excerpts ONLY, as part of Fair Use, at the discretion of the blog author and owner through written permission.

Scraping, using feeds as a replacement for content, is not permitted under any conditions without the express permission of the copyright holder. Any use or republishing of full or excerpted content as a replacement for content is not permitted and will be penalized.


You are not allowed to republish full content posts and/or articles from this site via feeds without direct permission from the author and/or contributors.

You are permitted to use excerpts or titles via feeds on sites, subject to the discretion of the blog author and owner and copyright holder, and not as a replacement for content.

Some Rights Reserved

You are permitted to share the information within Fair Use, which this copyright policy declares to be no more than 10% or 400 words, to copy, distribute and display under the following conditions:


You must attribute the work in the manner specified by the author and/or contributors. but not in any way that suggests that they endorse you or your use of the work.

Non-Commercial Use

You may not use this work for commercial purposes. Ads on the site may imply the site is commercial as ads generate income.

No Derivative Works

You may not alter, transform, or build upon this work.

No Published Translations

Published human and machine translations beyond Fair Use are a violation of this copyright policy.

Usage with Permission

Any of the above conditions can be waived if you get permission from the copyright holder. For any reuse or distribution of the content with permission, you must make clear to others the license terms of this work. The best way to do this is with a link to the original article posted on

US Copyright Law

US Copyright Law protects this site’s content above and beyond the license by the Creative Commons.

Moral Rights

Nothing in this license impairs or restricts the author’s moral rights.

Contact Us

If you require any more information or have any questions about our policies, please feel free to contact us.