Terms of Use

The following terms of use, described in the User Conduct, Restrictions, Ownership and Copyrights sections below, explain danariely.com’s expected user conduct, and how we handle copyrighted and other proprietary material. By visiting this site, you agree to abide by these terms. We will post any changes to this document here. Please read it carefully.

User Conduct

This site is provided strictly for educational and entertainment purposes. By visiting this website and using its services (including, but not limited to, signing up to participate in research, participating in the forum, and/or receiving the email newsletter) you agree NOT to engage in the following actions: Upload, post, e-mail, or otherwise transmit any information, text, or file of any kind that is offensive, false, vulgar, harmful, destructive, illegal, or discriminatory in any way, or constitutes unsolicited or unauthorized advertising or promotion. You are responsible for the legality, accuracy, and appropriateness of the content you post on this website and the emails you send. We do not pre-screen or edit content posted by users. However, we have the right to remove and/or report any content that, in our best judgment, does not comply with these terms.


You may not use this website for commercial purposes. Only with prior written consent may you publish, display, or distribute any material from this site. This material may not be changed or edited in any way. To seek our permission, you may contact us by email.

Ownership and Copyrights

By using danariely.com, including posting on the Forum or participating in research, you grant us the non-exclusive rights to use all postings, research, emails, or communications of any kind for educational and/or research purposes. You will remain responsible for the accuracy, legality, and appropriateness of this content. We respect all intellectual property rights and require that our users do the same. Please contact us via email with any questions or concerns.

Privacy Policy

Our Privacy Policy describes the personal information we collect and how we use it. By visiting this site, you agree to abide by the Privacy Policy. We will post any changes to this document here. Please read this notice carefully.

Personal Information

If you choose to participate in research, or receive Dan’s monthly newsletter, we need your e-mail address. We will not share your e-mail address with anyone.


All information voluntarily provided by users is stored on a secure server.

Links to Other Sites

This site may offer links to third party sites. We are not responsible for the content that appears on these sites and we do not exercise control over those sites. Those other sites may collect data or solicit personal information from you and store information differently than danariely.com. Please consult those sites’ individual privacy policies in order to determine how they treat user information.


Information collected via email for research purposes will be strictly anonymous and the results from the research will be reported only in aggregated format (combining many responses together). By choosing to participate in our research, you understand that you are contributing to research that may be published on this website or by other means.


Participation in danariely.com is purely voluntary. If you no longer wish to receive Dan’s email newsletter and/ or no longer wish to participate in research, you may opt-out by replying to the email through which you received correspondence.