PRIVACY POLICY

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to www.flyfishingfieldguides.com and www.flygearandgifts.com and governs data collection and usage.  By using these websites or blogs, and their /extensions, from hereon referred to as the Websites, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information
In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our site, our Websites may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:

– First and Last Name
– Mailing Address
– E-mail Address
– Phone Number

– Information to complete purchases such as credit card information

If you purchase our Website’s products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction.

We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services available on the Site.

These may include:

(a) registering for an account on our Site;
(b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners;
(c) signing up for special offers from selected third parties;
(d) sending us an email message;
(e) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services on our Site, or through our affiliate links to other sites (such as Amazon.com). We will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.

Use of your Personal Information

Our Websites collect and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.  Our Websites may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Our Websites and its affiliates.

Sharing Information with Third Parties

Our Websites does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties that are not directly supporting us in delivering our own services and products to you.  As providing our own services and products, our Websites may share data with trusted or retained partners to help 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 our Websites, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information. Our Websites may disclose your personal information, without notice, 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 our Websites or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of our Websites; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of our Websites, or the public.

Tracking User Behavior

Our Websites may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within our Websites, in order to determine what Our Websites services are the most popular.
This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Our Websites to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Automatically Collected Information

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Our Websites. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names,
access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Our Websites website.

Use of Cookies

The Our Websites website may 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 Our Websites pages, or register with Our Websites site or services, a cookie helps Our Websites 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 Our Websites website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Our Websites 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 Our Websites services or websites you visit.

Links
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Security of your Personal Information

Our Websites secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. Our Websites uses the following methods for this purpose:

– SSL Protocol

When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol. We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect

Affiliate Disclosure:

In addition to exciting content, we provide summaries and links to products we objectively believe are of interest and value to our readers. None of these products have been provided to us free of charge – we maintain our objectivity in evaluating and recommending products that support fly fishing travel and gifts. Some, but not all of our product suggestions may result in affiliate commissions – we also suggest products from which we may not benefit from a commission. www.flyfishingfieldguides.com  and www.flyfishinggifts.com, and /extensions of these sites are participants 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.

 

Children Under Thirteen

Our Websites does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

E-mail Communications

From time to time, Our Websites may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication.  If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from Our Websites, you may opt out of such communications by clicking on the UNSUBSCRIBE button.

External Data Storage Sites

We may store your data on servers provided by third party hosting vendors with whom we have contracted.

Changes to this Statement

Our Websites reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account, by placing a prominent notice on our site, and/or
by updating any privacy information on this page. Your continued use of the Site and/or Services available through this Site after such modifications will constitute your: (a) acknowledgment of the
– SSL Protocol
modified Privacy Policy; and (b) agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy.