About Us

About EatDrinkDeals

EatDrinkDeals: restaurant coupons and specialsEatDrinkDeals is the nation’s leading news website for discount dining information.  Our website is updated several times a day with the latest deals.  Every article is checked and verified by our staff before it is posted.

Headquartered in Raleigh-Durham, NC, EatDrinkDeals covers national chains and provides restaurant coupons, coupon codes and general information on how to get the best dining deals.  EatDrinkDeals was founded in 2006 and is privately owned.

EatDrinkDeals was featured by Consumer Reports in October 2010 and January 2012.  EatDrinkDeals has also been featured in CosmopolitanReal Simple Magazine, USA Today and other national publications.  EatDrinkDeals was featured on ABC-TV’s “The View” in April 2012.

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Staff

For editorial issues, please contact:

CEO & Managing Editor

Gil Arnold

Business Address

Gil Arnold
EatDrinkDeals
201 W. Main St.
Durham, NC 27701
[email protected]
(919) 561-5359

About

gil-arnold2014Mr. Arnold is a retired IBM software development manager and a former journalist.  He has degrees in Journalism and Computer Science.  For additional biographical information, see:   https://www.linkedin.com/in/arnoldgilm/en or Google+


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Privacy Policy

This privacy policy details how EatDrinkDeals uses and protects any information that you provide.

EatDrinkDeals is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

EatDrinkDeals may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from January 27, 2014.

What we collect

We collect the following information, specifically when you register for the website (which allows you to post comments) or when you register to receive our newsletter.

  • a valid email address
  • a password.

Optionally, you may provide your name and biographical information.

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to authorize you to post comments, or so that we may email you our newsetter.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. Once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.