Data and Privacy

This privacy policy discloses the privacy practices for Outlier Media.

SMS information system: Outlier purchases opt-in cell phone numbers from a company called Exact Data. In the past you must have given your number to a company they represent. If you would like to stop receiving SMS messages from Outlier at any time you can opt-out with us at any time. Simply text STOP to 313-486-5270. Standard messaging rates apply.

Your information: We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site and through our text service. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone. We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via text in the future with journalism we think may be valuable to you.

Your access to and control over information: You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. Text STOP to 313-486-5270.

Security: We take precautions to protect your information. If you were ever to submit sensitive information to Outlier, your information is protected both online and offline.

Updates: Our Privacy Policy may change from time to time and all updates will be posted on this page. If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately at

Facebook Messenger app: If you are using Outlier through Facebook Messenger know are not collecting information about you other than information you specifically send directly to us.

Short code information: All Outlier services are originated from short code 63735.

Your Privacy, just to reiterate: Even though we bought your cell phone number so we could send you our journalism, we won’t give your number or information to anybody else.

Service/help info: Contact Outlier Media with any questions. Text FOLLOW UP or email