Here at The Hikers Way (Company) we are committed to protecting the privacy of our users.
Information You Provide Us
You can provide information to us on our website through various means, such as contacting us through our website or filling out forms electronically. Depending on which feature you are using, you may be asked to provide personal information such as, your name, address, telephone number or email address.
Information We Collect Automatically
We may collect and store information about your interaction with the Company. When you visit our website we use technologies, such as “cookies,” to determine whether or not you have visited our website before. A cookie is a small file containing a string of characters that is sent to your computer when you visit a website. The cookies we use do not collect any identifiable information from you, they are unable to execute any code or virus, and they cannot take any additional information from your hard drive. The cookies only allow our website to recognize your browser.
You can set your browser to notify you when you are sent a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it. You can also reset your browser, or enable a private browsing mode, to refuse all cookies. However, some website features or services may not function properly without cookies.
How We Use Your Personal Information
We will not share the personal information we collect about you with any other entities for advertising or marketing purposes. However, we may share certain personal information with our affiliates to enhance their websites and services.
We may use or disclose your personal information to another party when we believe, in good faith, that access, use, preservation or disclosure of the information is reasonably necessary to meet an applicable law, regulation, subpoena, legal process or enforceable government request. We reserve the right to disclose your information when required to do so by law, or as needed to detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues.
Security of your Information
We take the security of your information very seriously. However, since the Internet is not a 100% secure environment, we cannot guarantee, ensure, or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us. There is no guarantee that information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or administrative safeguards.
Please note that emails you send to us through our website are not encrypted, and we strongly advise you not to communicate any confidential information through these means. In the event that there is a security breach of any of our users’ personal information, we will immediately notify users of such and will work quickly to cure the breach.
California Privacy Rights
Pursuant to California Civil Code Section 1798.83, California residents have the right to request from a business any personal information that a business may have shared with a third party for direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please email us at: email@example.com.
The California Online Privacy Protection Act (CalOPPA) requires the Company to disclose how it responds to Do Not Track signals set in a user’s browser. We support Do Not Track browser settings. If you enable Do Not Track settings in the browser you are using, the Company will not store or use information about you other than your visit to the Company’s website.
Links To Other Sites
The content and services provided through the Company’s website is intended for a general audience. We do not knowingly collect, use, or disclose personal information from children under the age of 13 without prior parental consent, except as permitted by the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act. If you are a parent who consents to the collection of personal information from your child, you agree that your child may use all of our services and that we may collect, use, and disclose your child’s personal information consistent with this Policy.
Changes to this Policy
We will occasionally update this privacy statement to reflect changes in our services and customer feedback. When we make changes to this privacy statement, we will revise the last updated date at the bottom of this statement.
Your Consent to This Policy
By using our website, you consent to this Policy. If you do not agree with this Policy, please do not use the Company’s website. We reserve the right to amend, modify or otherwise update this Policy at any time, so visitors are encouraged to review this Policy from time to time. Your continued use of the Company’s website following the posting of changes to these terms will mean your acceptance of those changes.
If you have any questions about this Policy, the practices of our website, or your dealings with our website you can send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Remember, personal information provided by you via general email inquiries to the Company’s website, such as your email address, is used to respond to your inquiries in the ordinary course of business and is not shared with third parties.
Last Updated May 2018