Effective: September 3rd, 2021
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Information presented on Travels With Eli is intended for entertainment and informational purposes only. It is written by me, Diane McAllister, and all views and opinions are my own.
Travels With Eli accepts sponsor and affiliate opportunities and may have financial relationships with some of the products, brands and services mentioned on this website and associated social media accounts. We may receive compensation if you purchase something through our affiliate links, however you will NOT be charged any extra for using these affiliate and referral links. Similarly, these financial relationships do NOT influence the opinions and content on Travels With Eli. I only promote brands and products that I truly believe in. Whenever there is a financial relationship, that fact will be noted in the post, whether on the website or social media.
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Travels With Eli (“The Company”, “we”, “us”, “our”) is committed to protecting your privacy when you visit our website, Travelswitheli.com. You can access Travelswitheli.com and browse our site without disclosing any of your personal data. Travelswitheli.com does not collect personal information about individuals, such as names and mailings or e-mail addresses unless it is knowingly provided by the individual and he or she has agreed to the terms under which travelswitheli.com will use it.
- We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it.
- We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products, or protect our rights.
- We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the ongoing operation of our site.
Our Commitment to Children’s Privacy
Protecting the privacy of the very young is important to us. For that reason, we do not collect or maintain information at our sites from those we actually know are under 18, and no part of our site is structured to attract anyone under 18. If you are under 18, do not use or provide any information on this website or on or through any of its features/register on the website, make any purchases through the website, use any of the interactive or public comment features of this website or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, email address, or any screen name or user name you may use.
If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 18 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 18, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Like most website operators, Travels With Eli collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Travels With Eli’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Travels With Eli’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Travels With Eli may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Travels With Eli also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged-in users and for users leaving comments on our blogs. Travels With Eli only discloses logged-in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that blog commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Travels With Eli‘s website choose to interact with Travels With Eli in ways that require us to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Travels With Eli gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who comment on our blog to provide a username and email address. For those who wish to receive Travels With Eli updates via email, we collect their emails. In each case, Travels With Eli collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with our company. Travels With Eli does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Travels With Eli may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, Travels With Eli may monitor the most popular pages by using Google Analytics or use spam screened by the Akismet service to help identify spam. Travels With Eli may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Travels With Eli does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Travels With Eli discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Travels With Eli‘s behalf or to provide services available on our website. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Travels With Eli’s website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Travels With Eli will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Travels With Eli discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Travels With Eli believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Travels With Eli, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of the Travels With Eli website and have supplied your email address, we may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Travels With Eli and our products. We primarily use our various product blogs to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Travels With Eli takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration, or destruction of potentially personally identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Travels With Eli, or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Travels With Eli goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that are transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur and that any acquirer of Travels With Eli may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.
Comments and other content submitted to Akismet anti-spam service are not saved on our servers unless they were marked as false positives, in which case we store them long enough to use them to improve the service to avoid future false positives.