Thursday, October 06, 2022

Privacy Statement

Vacations USA Tours is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Vacations USA Tours Web site and governs data collection and usage. By using the Vacations USA Tours website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

Vacations USA Tours collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Vacations USA Tours also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Vacations USA Tours. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by Vacations USA Tours for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Vacations USA Tours Web site.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Vacations USA Tours public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Vacations USA Tours does not read any of your private online communications.

Vacations USA Tours encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from Vacations USA Tours so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. Vacations USA Tours is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Vacations USA Tours and Vacations USA Tours family of Web sites.

Use of your Personal Information

Vacations USA Tours collects and uses your personal information to operate the Vacations USA Tours Web site and deliver the services you have requested. Vacations USA Tours also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Vacations USA Tours and its affiliates. Vacations USA Tours may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

Vacations USA Tours does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Vacations USA Tours may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Vacations USA Tours may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Vacations USA Tours, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Vacations USA Tours does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

Vacations USA Tours keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within Vacations USA Tours, in order to determine what Vacations USA Tours services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Vacations USA Tours to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Vacations USA Tours Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Vacations USA Tours or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Vacations USA Tours; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Vacations USA Tours, or the public.

Use of Cookies

The Vacations USA Tours Web site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Vacations USA Tours pages, or register with Vacations USA Tours site or services, a cookie helps Vacations USA Tours to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Vacations USA Tours Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Vacations USA Tours features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Vacations USA Tours services or Web sites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

Vacations USA Tours secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Vacations USA Tours secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement

Vacations USA Tours will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Vacations USA Tours encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Vacations USA Tours is protecting your information.

Contact Information

Vacations USA Tours welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Vacations USA Tours has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Vacations USA Tours at [email protected]. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.

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