The Importance of Privacy Policy

Free Privacy Policy announces a significant milestone last week as more than 300,000 website owners have used their free website privacy policy generator. Business owners are using the free service to demonstrate to their customers that their site is safe, while also limiting liability to the company. is a free service courtesy of Trust Guard, LLC.

"Our site makes it easy for website owners to create custom, easy-to-read, highly effective, privacy policies," said David Brandley, CEO, Trust Guard, LLC. "In less than 15 minutes, a website policy can be created and ready to add to a website, blog or mobile app."

Website owners report that they’re happy with and "95 percent of customers would recommend to a friend," according to customer ratings and reviews company,

With security breaches such as iCloud’s recent nude celebrity photo leak consistently grabbing headlines, eCommerce sites should take heed as consumers become increasingly concerned about internet privacy and security.

Consumers who are skeptical about a site’s security are unlikely to trust that their data won’t be stolen or compromised, meaning that businesses could miss out on sales if they can’t assure their customers that their site is safe.

Internet privacy concerns have been increasing in recent years, according to a 2012 report by the Ponemon Institute. The report found that "the importance of privacy has steadily trended upward over seven years."

Aside from reassuring individuals of their security, privacy policies are also required by some companies before they will do business with a website owner.

The free privacy policy creator at includes several compliance verification tools to help websites effectively protect customer privacy, while limiting liability, and, according to the website, helps website owners have policies consistant with the dizzying array of state and federal privacy laws and third-party initiatives, including state and federal privacy laws and 3rd party initiatives, including: Google Adwords Privacy Policy requirements, Personal Identifiable Information (PII), Federal Trade Commission Fair Information Practices, the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), Can-Spam Act, and the California Online Privacy Protection Act (Caloppa).


The free privacy policy website provides business owners with an affordable way to create a privacy policy that is consistent with state and federal laws, and also safeguards against lawsuits. The service has been used by over 300,000 website, blog, and mobile app owners. is provided courtesy of Trust Guard, a leader in PCI compliance, website security scanning, privacy, and business verification. Trust Guard’s PCI Compliance scans search for over 66,956 vulnerabilities or security holes that hackers might use to compromise websites.

For questions, please contact David Brandley, at 877-848-2731.

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