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Yoga Alliance may update these and all other policies as needed; the most current version of the policies will govern and can always be found on our Policy page. We will notify you of material changes to any policy via an email to the address associated with your account. Updated policies will govern membership as of their published effective date; members who do not agree to the updated policies must notify YA of their request to cancel their membership before the effective date of the updated policy. For more information, please visit our Policy page.




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