The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for Planet Backpacker.
Personal User Data
The only ways in which Planet Backpacker may receive personally identifiable information about you is if you knowingly and willingly provide the information by contacting us using email or through one of our service areas, including, but not limited to, contests and promotions. In such areas, the information you disclose is done so knowingly and willingly, at your sole discretion. The personally identifiable information you disclose is optional, and is normally required so as to effectively enter you into any contest we may offer or to reply to your email and correspondence.
If you give us permission to use your email address and name we are not responsible for any correspondence that you may receive. We do not sell or compile lists of email addresses for marketing purposes. Users can opt in to receive our newsletter if they wish. Planet Backpacker will never share the aggregate results of the data it receives with advertisers or any other forms of internet activities. We are committed to user privacy protection and will keep everything secure as stated in the Data Protection Act, 1984.
Planet Backpacker.net is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com
Third Party Sites
Planet Backpacker links to other sites in order to provide you with additional useful information and services. Third party Internet sites and services accessible through Planet Backpacker have separate privacy and data collection practices, independent of us. Planet Backpacker has no responsibility or liability for these independent policies or actions. Please be careful and responsible whenever you’re online. We encourage you to look for and review the privacy policies of any third-party site you visit.
Standard User Data
The standard data we collect about our users is not personally identifiable information, meaning it is not information which identifies them as an individual. By using any of Planet Backpacker services or reading its content, you agree that you understand the nature of this data collection.
When you log onto Planet Backpacker, certain standard information is normally collected by our servers. This information may include, but may not be limited to, the location or website from which you came, the time you spend on parts of Planet Backpacker or its related sites, the software you use to browse the Internet (for example Netscape or Microsoft Internet Explorer), the amount of information you access from Planet Backpacker and quantity of pages downloaded. This data collection is standard and common to most websites on the Internet.
This information does not identify you as an individual, and none of this information will be disclosed in any form that is specific to you as a user of Planet Backpacker, unless otherwise stated. Planet Backpacker will not otherwise knowingly retain and/or disclose this standard data other than in an aggregate forms.
It is a Planet Backpacker policy that we will not disclose personally identifiable information you may choose to submit to Planet Backpacker to any third parties. We follow a strict policy of no ‘spam’ and no sales of personally identifiable information.
We welcome users of all ages to our content and services. If you are under the age of thirteen (13), we do, however, specifically request that you have the permission of your parents or legal guardian to view any content at Planet Backpacker and to take part in any and all services we offer, as we cannot and will not be held responsible for any information received or disclosed by our users.
Notes to Parents
We respect that you may wish to monitor the content and services your child uses on the Internet. If you wish for your child to be removed from any and/or all Planet Backpacker services, please send an email specifically requesting your wish to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note, however, that while we will subsequently use our best endeavors to prevent your child from using our services, we cannot and will not be held responsible for access to our services your child may subsequently gain, as this is out of our control.
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, you can contact email@example.com