This Website is provided as a public service for the Defense Manpower Data Center and the
Department of Defense.
Information presented on this site is considered public information and may be distributed or
copied. Use of appropriate byline/photo/image credits is requested
For site management, information is collected for statistical purposes. This government
computer system uses software programs to create summary statistics, which are used for such
purposes as assessing what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design
specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas.
For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users,
this government computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify
unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.
Except for authorized law enforcement investigations, no other attempts are made to identify
individual users or their usage habits. Raw data logs are used for no other purposes and are
scheduled for regular destruction in accordance with National Archives and Records Administration
Guidelines. All data collection activities are in strict accordance with DoD Regulation
Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this service are strictly
prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1987 and the National
Information Infrastructure Protection Act.
If you have any questions or comments about the information presented here, or if you have
suggestions for making this site more useful, please e-mail them to
Collection and Use of Information by TurboTAP.org
We gather or may gather certain information about your use of TurboTAP.org, such as what areas
you visit and what services you access. Moreover, there is information about your computer hardware
and software that is or may be collected by us. This information can include without limitation
your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses, but is
not linked to your personal information.
We use "cookies" to help personalize and maximize your online experience and time online. A
cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard drive by a Web server. Cookies are not used to
run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to your computer,
and can only be read by a Web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time.
The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For
example, if you personalize pages, or register for services, a cookie helps us to recall your
we can deliver faster and more accurate results and a more personalized site experience. When you
return to TurboTAP.org, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily
You may have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept
cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline all cookies if you prefer.
Alternatively, you may be able to modify your browser setting to notify you each time a cookie is
tendered and permit you to accept or decline cookies on an individual basis. Choosing to decline
cookies may hinder performance and negatively impact your experience on TurboTAP.org.
Use of Web Beacons
TurboTAP.org may contain electronic images known as Web beacons (sometimes called single-pixel
gifs) that allow us to count users who have visited those pages and to deliver co-branded services.
Web beacons are not used to access your personally identifiable information; they are a technique
we use to compile aggregated statistics about our Web site usage. Web beacons collect only a
limited set of information including a cookie number, time and date of a page view, and a
description of the page on which the Web beacon resides.
You may not decline web beacons; however, they can be rendered ineffective by declining all
cookies or modifying your browser setting to notify you each time a cookie is tendered and permit
you to accept or decline cookies on an individual basis.
If You Send Us Personal Information
If you choose to provide us with personal information by building a resume, uploading a
resume, sending an email to one of our online email boxes, or by filling out a form with your
personal information and submitting through our web site, TurboTAP.org uses that information to
respond to your message and to help get you the information you have requested.
TurboTAP.org collects personally identifiable information (name, email address, or other
unique identifier) only if specifically and knowingly provided by you.
Notice Of New Services And Changes
Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify you about important changes
to our Web site, new services, and special offers we think you will find valuable. If you would not
like to receive these notifications, you can remove yourself from these lists at any time by
eNewsletters and Other Communications
Upon registering with Transition AssistanceProgram.com, you will receive periodic email
communication from us. You can unsubscribe at any time by using the “Unsubscribe” link in the
footer of each email or by
. We do not sell, rent,
or share personal information about subscribers to this email newsletter.
Links to Other Sites
All links on TurboTAP.org pointing to other web sites, including but not limited to government
agencies, do not constitute an endorsement of the agency or organization or their policies or
We ensure that our web site remains available to all users by using a computer system that
employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or
change information, or otherwise cause damage.
We have implemented commercially reasonable technical and organizational measures designed to
secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration
or disclosure. However, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to
defeat those measures or use your personal information for improper purposes.
sole responsibility of the user to review this document for changes. If we decide to change our
gather, how we might use that information, and to whom we will disclose it. If at any time, you
Effective August 27, 2012