Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Privacy matters and we’re committed to protecting your personal information. This Privacy Policy informs you what personally identifiable information we may collect and how it may be used. This info only applies to this Website.

Information we collect/how we use it

Information You Voluntarily Submit to the Website: We may collect personal information from you such as your name or email address. For example, you may voluntarily submit information to the Website by leaving a comment.

Automatically-Collected Information: We automatically collect certain information about you and the device with which you access the Website. For example, when you use the Website, we may log referring websites, pages you viewed, and the dates/times when you accessed the Website, actions such as links clicked.

Cookies: Like most websites we may log information using cookies to provide you with a more personalized experience on the Website. Users may, at any time, prevent the setting of cookies, by the Website, by using a corresponding setting of your internet browser and may thus permanently deny the setting of cookies. Furthermore, already set cookies may be deleted at any time via an Internet browser or other software programs. This is possible in all popular Internet browsers.

How we may use your information

We may use the information collected in the following ways:

  • To operate and maintain the Website
  • To send you the blog posts you signed up for
  • To send you administrative communications
  • To respond to your comments or enquiries

Third-party use of personal information

Additionally, the Website may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of the Website. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their respective privacy policies.

The Website currently uses the following third-party service providers:

Google Analytics – this service tracks Website usage and provides information such as referring websites and user actions on the Website. Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured by Google Analytics.

Mail Chimp – this service is used for delivery of the blog posts you signed up for. We store your name and email address for purposes of delivering such communications.  Please refer to Mail Chimp’s privacy policy for further information. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Except when required by law, we will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent.

Anonymous data

From time to time, we may use anonymous data, which does not identify you. For example, a PR firm may request the website’s stats to ascertain how popular it is.

Advertising

Display Ads

We may use third-party advertising companies to serve content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use cookies, as noted above.

Affiliate Program Participation

The Website may engage in affiliate marketing, which is done by embedding tracking links into the Website. If you click on a link to an affiliate partnership, a cookie will be placed on your browser to track any sales for purposes of commissions.

Any sight you click through to, be it a visitor attraction or an advert, will have its own privacy policy.

Rights related to your personal information

Amend/Opt-out – You may amend or opt-out of future email communications by following the unsubscribe links in our emails.

Access – You may access the personal information we have about you by submitting a request to scots2travel@hotmail.com.

Please note that we may need to retain certain information for recordkeeping purposes or to complete transactions, or when required by law.

Sensitive personal information

At no time should you submit sensitive personal information to the Website. This includes your social security number, information regarding race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, health information, criminal background, or trade union memberships. We will not ask for such information. If you elect to submit such information to us, it will be subject to this Privacy Policy.

Children’s information

The Website does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 16. If a parent or guardian believes that the Website has personally identifiable information of a child under the age of 16 in its database, please contact us at scots2travel.com and we will do our best to promptly remove such information from our records.

Contact information

scots2travel@hotmail.com

Updated May 2018