As fellow Internet users ourselves, we totally respect your online privacy. So it goes without saying that we’re fully committed to safeguarding your online privacy while you’re here at the PuertoRicoDayTrips.com website.
And that’s precisely why we’ve decided to include the following, which discloses the information gathering and dissemination practices for this website.
Use of this Website
In general, you can visit PuertoRicoDayTrips.com without telling us who you are or revealing any information about yourself. Our web servers collect the domain names, not the e-mail addresses, of visitors. This information is aggregated to measure the number of visits, average time spent on the site, pages viewed, etc. PuertoRicoDayTrips.com uses this information to measure the use of our sites and to improve the content of our site. Also, when abuse is detected, IP addresses may be collected for the purpose of site security.
In order to comment on one of our posts, or comment/post in one of our forums, you may be required to log in as a registered user on our site. At the time of registration, you will be required to provide your name and email address. Members who access restricted areas will provide a user name and password for that access. Once logged in we do not record your activities on the Site.
Use of our Discussion Forums
This policy explains in detail how "PuertoRicoDayTrips Travel Forums" along with its affiliated companies (hereinafter "we", "us", "our", "PuertoRicoDayTrips Travel Forums", "http://www.puertoricodaytrips.com/forum") and phpBB (hereinafter "they", "them", "their", "phpBB software", "www.phpbb.com", "phpBB Group", "phpBB Teams") use any information collected during any session of usage by you (hereinafter "your information").
Your information is collected via two ways. Firstly, by browsing "PuertoRicoDayTrips Travel Forums" will cause the phpBB software to create a number of cookies, which are small text files that are downloaded on to your computer’s web browser temporary files. The first two cookies just contain a user identifier (hereinafter "user-id") and an anonymous session identifier (hereinafter "session-id"), automatically assigned to you by the phpBB software. A third cookie will be created once you have browsed topics within "PuertoRicoDayTrips Travel Forums" and is used to store which topics have been read, thereby improving your user experience.
We may also create cookies external to the phpBB software whilst browsing "PuertoRicoDayTrips Travel Forums", though these are outside the scope of this document which is intended to only cover the pages created by the phpBB software. The second way in which we collect your information is by what you submit to us. This can be, and is not limited to: posting as an anonymous user (hereinafter "anonymous posts"), registering on "PuertoRicoDayTrips Travel Forums" (hereinafter "your account") and posts submitted by you after registration and whilst logged in (hereinafter "your posts").
Your account will at a bare minimum contain a uniquely identifiable name (hereinafter "your user name"), a personal password used for logging into your account (hereinafter "your password”) and a personal, valid e-mail address (hereinafter "your e-mail"). Your information for your account at "PuertoRicoDayTrips Travel Forums" is protected by data-protection laws applicable in the country that hosts us. Any information beyond your user name, your password, and your e-mail address required by "PuertoRicoDayTrips Travel Forums" during the registration process is either mandatory or optional, at the discretion of "PuertoRicoDayTrips Travel Forums". In all cases, you have the option of what information in your account is publicly displayed. Furthermore, within your account, you have the option to opt-in or opt-out of automatically generated e-mails from the phpBB software.
Your password is ciphered (a one-way hash) so that it is secure. However, it is recommended that you do not reuse the same password across a number of different websites. Your password is the means of accessing your account at "PuertoRicoDayTrips Travel Forums", so please guard it carefully and under no circumstance will anyone affiliated with "PuertoRicoDayTrips Travel Forums", phpBB or another 3rd party, legitimately ask you for your password. Should you forget your password for your account, you can use the "I forgot my password" feature provided by the phpBB software. This process will ask you to submit your user name and your e-mail, then the phpBB software will generate a new password to reclaim your account.
Like most standard websites, this website collects information that is stored in log files. These include: Internet Protocol addresses (IP addresses), browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and the number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user movement in the aggregate, and to gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses, etc., are not linked to personally identifiable information.
Web cookies (also known as HTTP cookies, or just cookies) are parcels of text that are sent by a server to a Web browser, and then sent back unchanged by the browser each time it accesses that server. In other words, a cookie is a piece of data stored on a user’s computer that is tied to information about the user.
If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options.
We use outside advertising networks and companies in order to display ads on this site. These ads may contain cookies and/or web beacons in order to collect data in the ad serving process. These such cookies and/or web beacons are collected by the companies and/or advertising networks, themselves. We do not have any access to this information.
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, you can opt-out on their individual sites (opt-out for Google).
We currently work with advertising networks and companies, such as Google. If you have any questions, please check their websites for their respective privacy policies.
Oftentimes, our articles provide a link to an attraction’s or tour operator’s website. No information about you is passed from our website to the other party’s website. Occasionally, our articles will provide a means to contact an attraction or tour operator directly, through the use of our "contact form", in order to ask them a question or to request a reservation. When you click on a link of this type, you will be required to provide your name and email address in the contact form. This personally identifiable information will then be passed along to the other party, at your request. We have no control over what the other party will do with that information once they receive it.
Our Other Web Properties
In addition to PuertoRicoDayTrips.com, our web properties include CoquisHideaway.com and TropicalFlowerFarm.com. We may share your contact information between any/all of our web properties. However, we will not share your contact information with any other organization without your permission.
Newsletters and Other Mailings
From time to time, we may send newsletters or other informational updates about our products or services that we think you may find interesting. When you receive this type of correspondence from us, you will always have the opportunity to "opt-out" of future mailings simply by following the instructions included in the correspondence.
Right to Change
We reserve the right to modify this policy at any time with no advance notice.
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