Privacy Policy

The Dan Smolen Experience, LLC (TDSE) is committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to its website.

The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to inform you of the kinds of information that we may gather about you when you visit the Site, how we may use that information, whether or not we disclose it and the choices you have regarding our use of, and your ability to manage and edit, the information. This Privacy Policy applies to the Site and has been updated on April 2, 2019, to reflect GDPR compliance standards.

Information Collection

We collect personal information when you wish to use certain features of the Site.  We use this data to:

  • Provide access to content on our news, events and other content, and, programming that we produce;
  • Analyze demographic and psychographic data to improve the products and user experience that we offer you;
  • We will store this information to keep you informed about relevant products and services that may be of interest to you, and;
  • In certain cases, we may be contractually obligated to share your data with a third-party sponsor or advertiser.  In these cases, we will make it clear that your data is being shared. You will have the option not to have that data shared by not taking part in that particular program.

We will not use or share the information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above.


Some information, such as IP address and your email address, may be shared with the following third parties who help us run our website, email, and podcasting programs. They will only use this information to serve our needs and are prohibited from using it in any other instance. They are: (email acquisition and email delivery); Google (ad serving and website tracking); WP Engine (website usage tracking), and; Blubrry (podcast hosting and episode download tracking).

Consenting to allow us to process and store your data is optional. However, not providing consent will prevent us from delivering the news, events, product offers, and other experiences to you as mentioned above.

Information We Collect

Across our Site and social media channels, you will have the opportunity to sign up for newsletters, register for podcast episode reminders, receive offers, and other items.

The information we gather may include, but will not be limited to:

  • Name
  • Email Address
  • Country/Region/State Location
  • Age Range
  • Mobile Phone Number

The information you provide us will be used to create and/or append your profile.  We do this in the interest of serving you with information that is most appropriate to you.  All of the data we collect is kept private and is for our business purposes only.

To Have Your Data Removed

If you would like to unsubscribe from TDSE communications at any time, you may do so in the footer of any of our emails. You also may cancel your subscription by clicking on the unsubscribe link in emails that you receive from TDSE or by replying to such email and placing the word UNSUBSCRIBE in the subject line.

If you would like us to delete your information entirely, please Contact Us


By continuing to interact with TDSE emails and programs, you provide us with permission to manage and use your data as described above.

Keeping Your Data Secure

We have put in place electronic, physical, and managerial procedures to safeguard unauthorized use of your data, and to keep the information we collect secure, clean, and accurate for appropriate use.

Privacy Policy Changes

If our Privacy Policy for the Site changes, we will post the revised Privacy Policy here so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information, and whether we will disclose it to anyone.

If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, please email us at

The Dan Smolen Experience, LLC is a Limited Liability Company registered in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Offices are located at 11700 Wisteria Pond Way, Suite 108; Manassas, Virginia 20109, USA.

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