Effective Date: 29 November 2018
The Traveling Ginger (“us”, “we”, “I”, “my” or “our”) operates the https://www.thetravelingginger.com website.
Contact us via the email address above if you have any questions or problems regarding the use of your personal data and we will be happy to help you.
Definitions used in this policy:
Personal Data: any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person
Processing: any operation or set of operations, which is performed on personal data or sets of personal data.
Data subject: a natural person whose personal data is being processed
Child: a natural person under 16 years of age.
Usage data: data collected automatically either generated by the use of any services or the infrastructure itself (e.g., visiting a page on The Traveling Ginger)
Cookies: small files stored on your device (computer device or mobile device)
Information Collection and Use
The Traveling Ginger collects several types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our service to you and your experience with us.
Personal information you have provided us with:
When using our service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally, identifiable information may include, but is not limited to, your email address, first and last name, etc.
Information automatically provided by you:
Examples of cookies we use:
Session Cookies: we use session cookies to operate our service
Preference cookies: we use preference cookies to remember your preferences and various settings
Security cookies: we use security cookies for security purposes.
Other usage data may also be collected, such as your computer’s Internet Protocol address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our service you visit, time and date of visit and other diagnostic data.
The Traveling Ginger uses the collected data for various purposes:
• to provide and maintain our service
• to notify you about changes to our service and website
• to allow you to participate in interactive features of our service when you chose to do so
• to provide customer care and support to users
• to provide analysis or valuable information so that we can improve the service
• to monitor the usage of the service
• to detect prevent and address technical issues
Transfer of Data
Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to and maintained on computers that are located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may be different to those from your jurisdiction.
Disclosure of Data
The Traveling Ginger may disclose your Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
• Comply with a legal obligation
• To protect and defend the rights or property of the Traveling Ginger
• To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with services
• To protect the personal safety of users of the service or the public
• To protect against legal liability
Security of Data
Security of your data is important to The Traveling Ginger but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage methods is 100% secure. While the Traveling Ginger strives to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate the Traveling Ginger services, to provide services on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our service is used. These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purposes.
Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
For more information about the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy and Terms webpage
To opt out of tracking by Google Analytics, you can also visit the Google Analytics opt-out page.
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We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associate Program, an affiliate advertising program to provide a means for us to earn fees linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
Links to Other Sites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.
We believe it is important to provide added protection for children online. We encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children to observe, participate in and/or monitor and guide their online activity. The Traveling Ginger does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 18. If a parent or guardian believes that www.thetravelingginger.com has in its database the personally identifiable information of a child under the age of 18, please contact us immediately, and we will use our best efforts to remove such information from our records promptly.