PRIVACY POLICY

Updated: 10/6/2020

PRIVACY POLICY

This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for escapingtothesea.com. This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website. This document will notify you of the following:

  1. What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.

  2. How we communicate with our visitors.

  3. What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.

  4. The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.

  5. How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.

  6. How the Policy may be updated and maintained over time.


  • Information Collection, Use, and Sharing

    • Collecting information

      • We receive, collect and store any information you enter on our website or provide us in any other way. In addition, we collect the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet; login; e-mail address; password; computer and connection information and purchase history. We may use software tools (Google Analytics) to measure and collect session information, including page response times, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information, and methods used to browse away from the page. We also collect personally identifiable information (including name, email, password, communications); comments, feedback, recommendations, and personal profile.

    • Use

      • We collect such Non-personal and Personal Information for the following purposes:

        • To provide and operate the Services;

        • To provide our Users with ongoing customer assistance and technical support;

        • To be able to contact our Visitors and Users with general or personalized service-related notices and promotional messages;

        • To create aggregated statistical data and other aggregated and/or inferred Non-personal Information, which we may use to provide and improve our services; 

        • To comply with any applicable laws and regulations.

      • When you conduct a transaction on our website, as part of the process, we collect personal information you give us such as your name, address and email address. Your personal information will be used for the specific reasons stated above only.

    • Sharing

      • We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.

      • We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization and our hosting service, other than as necessary to fulfill your request.

      • Our blog is hosted on the Wix.com platform. Wix.com provides us with the online platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data may be stored through Wix.com’s data storage, databases and the general Wix.com applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall. 

      • All direct payment gateways offered by Wix.com and used by our company adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.

      • Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about specials, new posts or services, or changes to this privacy policy.

  • Communication With Our Visitors

    • We may contact you to notify you regarding your account, to troubleshoot problems with your account, to resolve a dispute, to collect fees or monies owed, to poll your opinions through surveys or questionnaires, to send updates about our company, or as otherwise necessary to contact you to enforce our User Agreement, applicable national laws, and any agreement we may have with you. For these purposes we may contact you via email, telephone, text messages, and postal mail.

  • Your Access to and Control Over Information

    • You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address given on our website:

      • See what data we have about you, if any.

      • Change/correct any data we have about you.

      • Have us delete any data we have about you.

      • Express any concern you have about our use of your data.

  • Security

    • We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.

    • Wherever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a lock icon in the address bar and looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the Web page.

    • While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.

    • If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately via email.

  • Privacy Policy Updates

    • We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it.