ARUBA EGUIDE® PRIVACY POLICY

 

ARUBA EGUIDE® PRIVACY POLICY

Effective Date: March 1, 2013

Welcome to www.Aruba-eGuide.info, a service provided by Biz Media vba (“Owner”).  Owner has adopted this Privacy Policy (“Privacy Policy”) to inform you that it collects personal and personally identifiable information when you use the Website and App and to explain how this personal and personally identifiable information is used. Owner has also adopted this Privacy Policy because it respects your privacy and believes that it should clearly and transparently discloses its privacy practices to you, the user.  This Privacy Policy does not pertain to third party websites, and you visit such third party sites at your own risk, consistent with their privacy policies, if any.

OWNER MAY CHANGE, MODIFY, AMEND, SUSPEND, TERMINATE, OR REPLACE THIS PRIVACY POLICY FROM TIME TO TIME AND WITHIN ITS SOLE AND ABSOLUTE DISCRETION. IN THE EVENT LEGALADVICE CHANGES, MODIFIES, AMENDS, OR REPLACES THIS PRIVACY POLICY, THE EFFECTIVE DATE, LOCATED ABOVE, WILL CHANGE. YOUR CONTINUED USE OF THE WEBSITE AFTER A CHANGE IN THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY CONSTITUTES YOUR MANIFESTATION OF ASSENT TO THE CHANGE, MODIFICATION, AMENDMENT, OR REPLACEMENT CONTAINED WITHIN.

1. Owner may collect the following personally identifiable information from you:

  1. Any information that you voluntarily submit to the Website and/or App, for example, without limitation, through your member account registration;
  2. First and last name;
  3. Business category and subcategory;
  4. Business name;
  5. Business website;
  6. Email address;
  7. Telephone number;
  8. Social media account logins;
  9. Payment information, including, without limitation, credit/debit card, merchant account, or other payment information;
  10. Profile picture; and
  11. Other required account or other information to utilize the service.

2. Owner may also collect the following personally identifiable information from you:

  1. Your MAC and/or IP address;
  2. Your geo-location and that of your access devices;
  3. Your use of the Website and/or App, including, without limitation, frequency of use, statistics, functionality utilized, and pages visited;
  4. Number of reservations submitted by App users;
  5. Information stored in cookies, pixel tags, or web beacons as well as log files;
  6. Analytic data from Google Analytics; and
  7. Any other additional analytic data that you voluntarily submit to the Website

Collectively hereinafter referred to as “Personal Information.”  You agree to inform Owner of any changes to your Personal Information, and protect the security of your username, password and Personal Information.

Owner may collect this personal information from you through various channels, including, but not limited to, through your voluntary submission of information to the Website and/or App, through requests initiated by you through the Website and/or App, through communication with third parties (such as PayPal or other third party), through the collection and analysis of information concerning your computer and browsing activities, through the use of cookies, web beacons, pixel tags, Google Analytics, and through other sources permitted by law.

Owner may allow advertisers or other third party service provides to collect the same types of information and acquire the same from such third party service providers. 

3. Owner uses this personal or personally identifiable information to:

Provide you with the Website and App, communicate with you, identify and fix problems with the Website and App, update you on changes to the Website and App, communicate with you concerning your account, to complete a transaction you initiated, and to update you on Owner’s services offered through the Website and App or the services of third parties. 

You understand and agree that Owner will not be held responsible for any third party communications sent by entities that Owner does not own or control or for any third party links (including advertisements).  You are encouraged to review any third party privacy policies before utilizing any such third party service.

4. Owner stores your personal or personally identifiable information in the following manner:

Your personal or personally identifiable information is stored and processed on computers in the United States and, through your use of the Website, you unequivocally consent to the processing and storage of your personal and personally identifiable information within the United States.  You understand and agree that Owner may continue to store your information after you cease use of the service or disable your Account.

Owner uses commercially reasonable and standard technology to help prevent against the unauthorized disclosure of your personal or personally identifiable information. Though it undertakes commercially reasonable efforts to protect your personal and personally identifiable information, no Website is completely safe. Accordingly, you provide all such personal or personally identifiable information at your own risk.

5. Owner may share your personal or personally identifiable information with third parties in the following circumstances:

Where Owner has obtained your consent, where sharing or disclosure of your personal or personally identifiable information is necessary to provide you with the Website, App and/or services associated therewith, where sharing or disclosure of your personal or personally identifiable information is necessary to share personal or personally identifiable information with Owner’s parents, subsidiaries, successors, assigns, licensees, affiliates, or business partners, where Owner has been purchased by a third party, where sharing or disclosure of your personal or personally identifiable information is necessary to respond to requests by government authorities, where your personal or personally identifiable information is demanded by a court order or subpoena, where sharing or disclosure of your personal or personally identifiable information is needed to protect the employees, independent contractors, officers, directors, members, users, or shareholders of Owner, and where sharing or disclosure of your personal or personally identifiable information is needed to help prevent against fraud or the violation of any applicable law, statute, regulation, ordinance, or treaty.  You understand and agree that Owner may specifically share your information with mobile service providers, search engine providers, payment processors, web merchants, and online retailers in order to complete the services offered through the Website.

In the event Owner wishes to sell or otherwise provide your personally identifiable information to marketers or other third parties, Owner will first acquire written permission.

6. Purchase or sale of the Website, App or other assets:

Owner may purchase other businesses or sell components of its business, including, but not limited to, the Website and/or App. In the event Owner purchases another business or sells any component of its business, your personal and personally identifiable information will continue to be used consistent with the terms of this Privacy Policy.

7. You may stop Owner from collecting your personal or personally identifiable information by:

Adjusting your web browser settings, limiting cookies or other tracking techniques, deleting your Account, or by ceasing your use of the Website.  You may contact Owner with any requests regarding your information, but Owner reserves the right to act or not act upon such requests.

You may also choose not to opt-in to, and, where available, opt-out of, offerings of Owner.

8. When using the Website or App, you are obligated to:

Inform Owner of any changes to your personal or personally identifiable information, and protect the security of your username, password, and personal or personally identifiable information.

9. Contact and Notices

All questions and concerns regarding this Privacy Policy may be submitted to:

Biz Media vba, P.O. Box 4102, Noord, Aruba

with a copy via email to contact@aruba-eguide.info.