The points are an incentive to get people to use the site and keep using it. They are relatively harmless. Many web sites do this.
This isn't tracking associated with various forms of "cookies" in your browser or what you may heard about spying from people who are trying to scare the public into using their products (like Lifelock). There are forms of "tracking" that most people are OK with. Like the rewards cards you use at the grocery or pharmacy. They keep track of what you buy so they can keep ordering it.
I am honored to have received a new title today. The burden of living up to it will always weigh my heart some. Sorry if I get choked up.
So with this I will strive to be and continue to provide all that is expected of me and improve in the future as we move on the path before us.
I wish all well, and I'd like to thank my mother who is old, who I help in her Golden Years, providing the necessities of life.