Privacy Statement – Terms and Conditions

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Privacy Statement

Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested.

To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature
To send periodic emails
The email address you provide for order processing, will only be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your order.
If you decide to opt-in to our mailing list, you will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc.
Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.

What information do we collect?
We collect information from you when you register on our site, place an order, subscribe to our newsletter, respond to a survey or fill out a form.
When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number or credit card information. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

What do we use your information for?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

To personalize your experience
(your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs)
To improve our website
(we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you)
To improve customer service
(your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs)
To process transactions

How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order or access your personal information.

We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.
After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, social security numbers, financials, etc.) will not be stored on our servers.

Do we use cookies?

Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information

We use cookies to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart, understand and save your preferences for future visits, and keep track of advertisements and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may contract with third-party service providers to assist us in better understanding our site visitors. These service providers are not permitted to use the information collected on our behalf except to help us conduct and improve our business.

If you prefer, you can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies via your browser settings. Like most websites, if you turn your cookies off, some of our services may not function properly. However, you can still place orders over the telephone or by contacting customer service.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third party links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.

Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to our privacy policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page.

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us using the information below.

http://connectedtraveler.com
editorial@connectedtraveler.com
Terms and Conditions

The following Terms and Conditions apply to the the connectedtraveler.com web site (the “Web Site”) and to the software, services, products, resources, information, content, materials, and results or output derived from such services or products on the Web Site (“Site content”). By using the Web Site or Site contents, you accept and agree to comply with the following Terms and Conditions. We reserve the right to modify, alter, update, or remove portions of these Terms and Conditions at any time.

USER CONDUCT

While using the Web Site or Site contents you agree that your use will respect the rights of other users. you agree not to: (1) restrict or inhibit any other user from using the Web Site or Site content; (2) take any action intended to threaten, intimidate, or harass any other user of the Web Site, or which is abusive, illegal, hateful, or sexually or racially or ethnically discriminatory, otherwise objectionable or harmful; (3) use the Web Site to send unsolicited advertising, promotional material, or other forms of solicitation to other users; or (4) impersonate any person or entity or forge anyone else’s digital or manual signature or attempt to gain unauthorized access to connectedtraveler.com’ or any other person’s computers, software, or data.

We reserve the right to prohibit use of the Web Site or the purchase of products and services from Travelmedia Communications by any user who, in our sole discretion, violates these Terms and Conditions. Such a prohibition may occur without notice to the user. We have no obligation to monitor the Web Site or Site content and are not responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any Site content or opinion, advice, or statement made on the Web Site, or for any defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct by any user of the Web Site.

Travelmedia Communications reserves the right to investigate suspected violations of these Terms and Conditions, including the gathering of information from the user or users involved and the complaining party, if any, and examination of material on Travelmedia’s servers and network. You hereby authorize Travelmedia Communications and its distribution affiliates to cooperate with (i) law enforcement authorities in the investigation of suspected criminal violations, and (ii) system administrators at other Internet service providers or other network or computing facilities in order to enforce these Terms and Conditions. Such cooperation may include Travelmedia Communications providing the username, IP address, or other identifying information.

SOFTWARE AND DIGITAL MEDIA

All software, digital media and other transmissions available for registration or download from the Web Site are the copyrighted work of Travelmedia Communications or its licensors. Software and documentation ownership is retained by the copyright holder. You are only licensed to use the software or downloadable digital media SUBJECT to certain restrictions contained in the end user license agreement accompanying it. You expressly agree that any software or other Site content downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the Web Site is done at your own discretion and risk, and that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your network or computer system, or loss of data that results from the download of software or other Site content.

DISCLAIMER AND WARRANTIES

The Web Site and Site content are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, TRAVELMEDIA COMMUNICATIONS AND ITS SUPPLIERS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL OTHER REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE WEB SITE OR THE SITE CONTENT, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES, OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, AND NONINFRINGEMENT. Travelmedia Communications does not make any representations or warranties that: (1) the Web Site or Site content or any products or services purchased from Travelmedia Communications will meet your requirements or expectations; (2) the operation of the Web Site or the Site content will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free, or that any errors will be corrected; (3) any particular results will be obtained from the use of the Web Site or from any products or services purchased from Travelmedia Communications; (4) the Site content is accurate, correct, or timely; (5) the Site content is updated or otherwise contains current information; or (6) the Site content has expired or has been removed from the Web Site.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

YOU AGREE THAT NEITHER TRAVELMEDIA COMMUNICATIONS NOR ITS SUPPLIERS SHALL BE LIABLE UNDER ANY CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY, OR OTHER CLAIM FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES) RESULTING FROM: (1) THE USE OF OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE WEB SITE, SITE CONTENT, OR ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES; (2) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, DATA, INFORMATION, OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED, OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH TRAVELMEDIA COMMUNICATIONS; (3) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR SUBMISSIONS OR DATA; (4) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE WEB SITE; OR (5) RELIANCE ON THE WEB SITE, SITE CONTENT, OR ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES ON THE WEB SITE.

Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of certain implied warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so some of the above disclaimers, limitations, and exclusions may not apply to you.

LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEB SITES

The Web Site may include links to various third party web sites. Travelmedia Communications is providing these links solely as a convenience. Such linked third party sites are not under the control of Travelmedia Communications. We have not reviewed all of the sites linked from the Web Site and are not responsible or liable for the contents available at any such linked site. The appearance of a third party link on this site does not imply Travelmedia Communications’ endorsement of the linked site, its sponsor, or any products or services offered on the linked site. Use of any linked site is at your own risk.

INDEMNITY

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Travelmedia Communications and its officers, employees, directors, agents, suppliers, and sponsors from and against any and all claims, damages, costs, or other expenses (including reasonable attorneys fees) that arise directly or indirectly out of or from: (1) any breach of these Terms and Conditions or of any representation or warranty made by you in these Terms and Conditions; (2) your Submissions; and/or (3) your activities in connection with the Web Site or Site contents.

APPLICABLE LAWS AND JURISDICTIONS

You agree to comply with all applicable laws, statutes, ordinances, and regulations regarding your use of theWeb Site and your purchase of the products and services on the site. The Site content and/or products and services available through the Web Site are SUBJECT to United States export controls and may not be accessed or used by: (1) a national or resident of Cuba, Iraq, Libya, Sudan, North Korea, Iran, Syria, or any other country to which the United States has embargoed goods; or (2) to anyone on the U.S. Treasury Department’s list of Specially Designated Nationals or the U.S. Commerce Department’s Table of Denial Orders. You hereby agree to the foregoing, and represent and warrant that you are not a national, a resident, or under the control of any such country or on any such list.

Travelmedia Communications controls the Web Site (excluding third party linked sites) from its offices within the state of California, United States of America. Travelmedia Communications makes no representation that Site content is appropriate or available for use in other locations, and accessing the Web Site or Site contents from jurisdictions where their contents are illegal is prohibited. If you choose to access this site from such a jurisdiction, you do so at your own risk and are solely responsible for compliance with all the laws of your jurisdiction. The law of the State of California will apply to all issues and matters relating to or arising from your use of this Web Ste. You also submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of the Superior Court located in Marin County, California, United States of America or of any federal court located in such state.

COPYRIGHTS AND TRADEMARKS

The Web Site and Site content is the property of Travelmedia Communications and its licensors, and is protected by United States and international copyright laws. All copyright, trademark, and other proprietary rights in the Web Site and in the services, products, software, text, graphics, design elements, video, audio, music, and all other materials originated or used by Travelmedia Communications at the Web Site are reserved to Travelmedia Communications and its licensors. Copyright © 1995-2015 Travelmedia Communications and its licensors. All rights reserved.

The Web Site may contain trademarks, logos, and links to the web sites of third parties. Any domain names, URLs, trademarks, or logos appearing on the Web Site or in any Site content are the sole property of their respective owners.

COPYRIGHT COMPLAINTS

Travelmedia Communications, connectedtraveler.com and their affiliates respect the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please notify us at editoria@connectedtraveler.com and we will investigate and, in appropriate circumstances, notices of copyright infringement, take appropriate actions under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2).

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