Trails.com values your privacy. You may contact us any time to learn more about
This privacy statement (the "Privacy Statement") describes how Trails.com
collects and uses information about you when you use the Trails.com web site ("Site").
By using this site, you understand
and agree to the terms of this Privacy Statement. This Privacy Statement applies to the
website located at Trails.com and any of our affiliated websites.
Collection of Information by Trails.com
Unless you consent otherwise, we do not collect any personally
identifiable information about you, such as name, address, phone number, or
e-mail address. However, we do obtain some types of nonpersonally
identifiable information, such as the Internet Service Provider you use to
connect to the Internet, your browser type, or the type of computer operating
system you use (Macintosh or Windows, for example). The nonpersonally
identifiable information that the Site collects is used for the purpose of
targeting ads and measuring ad effectiveness on behalf of our advertisers. In some cases, you may voluntarily
provide personal information in response to a specific ad (the advertiser may
ask you to fill out a survey or provide your zip code). If this does occur, the
Site may collect this information on behalf of an advertiser. This information
is used by an advertiser to respond to your request. In addition, we may
combine this information with other users' information and review it in an
aggregate form to understand the type of people who view a specific type of ad
or visit a particular kind of website.
your consent, we collect information that personally identifies you or allows
us to contact you when you register to use the Site. You may sign up to receive
news by providing your email address.
Registering with an account requires that you provide additional
personally identifiable information, such as your name, e-mail address, user
identification password, mailing address, telephone number and credit card
information and other information (collectively "Personal Information"). For
registered users, we may save any information you choose to upload such as your
comments, photographs or reviews. If
you do not provide the Personal Information, you will not be able to register
with the Site. You may also provide us with Personal Information in the process
of submitting questions and answers while interacting with other members of the
If you are required to log in to social network
services to utilize features of the Site, we may receive information about you
from such social network services, including your login and settings, and you
any and all information available to us through such social network services.
Please be aware that your actions may also be subject to the privacy policies
and various terms of service applicable to such social network services.
Tracking Technologies and Cookies
You must have Cookies turned ON to be a member at Trails.com. Cookies are very
small text files placed on your hard drive by a computer server. It serves as
your identification card and is uniquely yours. A cookie can only be read by
the server that gave it to you. Cookies tell us that you returned to a specific
Web page on our Site, and help us track your preferences. Cookies enable you to
login, and help us personalize your experience at the Site by permitting our
computer server to "remember" who you are, and measure and improve the
effectiveness of the Site. Third
party advertising companies serve ads on our Site. Some of the advertisers on the Site use
cookies to collect similar information, but we do not control the use of
cookies by other web site operators or advertisers.
Use of Personal Information
uses your Personal Information to: operate the Site, to effect your
transactions initiated at the Site; to create and share reports about your
transactions. You may correct or update your Personal Information by sending
e-mail to email@example.com.
We may send you information from time to time about Trails.com promotional
offerings. You may be entitled to stop the delivery of promotional information
from Trails.com by using the UNSUBSCRIBE link provided in all marketing emails,
or by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will not share your
Personal Information with any third party without your prior consent. Your consent to receipt of promotional
offerings from third parties may be indicated in the appropriate check boxes
within the Site signifying your preferences. For any third party promotional
offerings, you may be entitled to stop delivery of the promotional information
from such third parties by contacting the source of that promotional offering.
you stop delivery of promotional information from Trails.com, we may still
Statement. In addition, we will still send you service-related announcements
including, but not limited to, a registration email, benefit notification
emails, emails automatically triggered by actions you took on the Site and bill
related notices. Generally, you may not opt-out of these communications, which
are not promotional in nature. If you wish not to receive them, you have the
option of deactivating your account.
We also share Personal Information with certain
companies that perform services on our behalf. We only share the Personal
Information which is necessary for them to perform those services. We require
any company with which we may share Personal Information to protect that data
in a manner consistent with this Privacy Statement and to limit the use of such
Personal Information to the performance of services for us.
Children under the age of 18 are not allowed to purchase products on the Site. Trails.com
does not knowingly collect Personal Information about children under the age of
18 or allow them to place orders on the Site. If Trails.com learns that a child
under the age of 18 is placing orders on the Site, Trails.com will close the
child's account and delete all information collected about the child.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, Trails.com may choose to retain the child's
e-mail address as a means to prevent the child from re-registering with Trails.com.
We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as
needed to provide you services. If you wish to delete your account or request
that we no longer use your information to provide you services contact us at email@example.com. We will respond to
your request within 30 days. We will retain and use your information as
necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce
We take reasonable steps to protect Personal Information and use technology
such as SSL encryption, access control procedures, firewalls and physical
security. If you use Netscape Navigator or Internet Explorer, SSL displays a "lock"
to signify that a page is secure. We urge you to use a password to protect your
account from unauthorized access by others. If others, including family or
household members, access and use the Site through your password, you are
responsible for the actions of those individuals. We strive to protect the
Personal Information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we
receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of
electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. While we use commercially
acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its
Other Situations in which Personal Information May Be Disclosed
We may store and disclose Personal Information allowed or required by
applicable law or when deemed advisable by us. This means that we may make
disclosures that are necessary or advisable to conform to legal and regulatory
requirements or processes and to protect the rights, safety and property of Trails.com,
users of the Site, and the public.
Changes To The Trails.com Privacy Statement
Trails.com may make changes to this Privacy Statement from time to time. We
will post changes to our privacy statement here, so be sure to check back
periodically. You will be deemed to have been made aware of, and will be
subject to, any changes to the Privacy Statement after such notice has been
posted. We may also notify you of significant changes by e-mail or in other
Questions, Comments, Concerns
If you have any questions or comments about our use of Personal Information,
please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We will use reasonable efforts to promptly investigate any complaint you may
have regarding our use of Personal Information.