Privacy Policy

Welcome to http://paintinggetaways.com (the ”Site”).We understand that privacy online is important to users of our Site, especially when conducting business.This statement governs our privacy policies with respect to those users of the Site (”Visitors”) who visit without transacting business and Visitors who register to transact business on the Site and make use of the various services offered by Painting Getaways (collectively, ”Services”) (”Authorized Customers”).

”Personally Identifiable Information”

refers to any information that identifies or can be used to identify, contact, or locate the person to whom such information pertains, including, but not limited to, name, address, phone number, email address, travel insurance policy number and credit card information. Personally Identifiable Information does not include information that is collected anonymously (that is, without identification of the individual user) or demographic information not connected to an identified individual.

What Personally Identifiable Information is collected?

We may collect basic user profile information from all of our Visitors. We collect the following additional information from our Customers: the names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses of Customers.

What organizations are collecting the information?

In addition to our direct collection of information, our third party service vendors (such as credit card companies, clearinghouses and banks) who may provide such services as credit, insurance, and escrow services may collect this information from our Visitors and Customers. Our transport and accommodation providers may collect customer name, address, passport number, travel insurance number from our Customers who purchase our services. We do not control how these third parties use such information, but we do ask them to disclose how they use personal information provided to them from Visitors and Customers. Some of these third parties may be intermediaries that act solely as links in the distribution chain, and do not store, retain, or use the information given to them.

How does the Site use Personally Identifiable Information?

We use Personally Identifiable Information to customize the Site, to make appropriate service offerings, and to fulfill buying and selling requests on the Site. We may email Visitors and Customers about new holiday destinations and special deals. We may also use Personally Identifiable Information to contact Visitors and Customers in response to specific inquiries, or to provide requested information.

With whom may the information may be shared?

We do not share Personally Identifiable Information about Customers with other Customers. We may share some personally identifiable information with one or more of our service providers, eg. transport and accommodation providers.  This may include name, address, telephone number, passport number and travel insurance policy number of the Customer.

How is Personally Identifiable Information stored?

Personally Identifiable Information collected by Painting Getaways is securely stored and is not accessible to third parties or employees of Painting Getaways except for use as indicated above.

What choices are available to Visitors regarding collection, use and distribution of the information?

Visitors and Customers may opt out of receiving unsolicited information from or being contacted by us  or by contacting us at ibolya@paintinggetaways.com

Are Cookies Used on the Site?

Cookies are used for a variety of reasons. We use Cookies to obtain information about the preferences of our Visitors and the services they select.

How does Painting Getaways use login information?

Painting Getaways uses login information, including, but not limited to, IP addresses, ISPs, and browser types, to analyze trends, administer the Site, track a user’s movement and use, and gather broad demographic information.

What partners or service providers have access to Personally Identifiable Information from Visitors and/or Customers on the Site?

Painting Getaways has entered into and will continue to enter into partnerships and other affiliations with a number of service providers. Such service providers may have access to certain Personally Identifiable Information on a need to know basis. Our privacy policy does not cover their collection or use of this information. Disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information to comply with law. We will disclose Personally Identifiable Information in order to comply with a court order or subpoena or a request from a law enforcement agency to release information. We will also disclose Personally Identifiable Information when reasonably necessary to protect the safety of our Visitors and Customers.

How does the Site keep Personally Identifiable Information secure?

The Personally Identifiable Information of our Visitors and Customers is only accessible to the website owner and administrator, Ibolya Taligas. We audit our security systems and processes on a regular basis. Sensitive information, such as credit card numbers or social security numbers, is protected by encryption protocols, in place to protect information sent over the Internet. While we take commercially reasonable measures to maintain a secure site, electronic communications and databases are subject to errors, tampering and break-ins, and we cannot guarantee or warrant that such events will not take place and we will not be liable to Visitors or Customers for any such occurrences.

How can Visitors correct any inaccuracies in Personally Identifiable Information?

Visitors and Customers may contact us to update Personally Identifiable Information about them or to correct any inaccuracies by emailing us at ibolya@paintinggetaways.com

Can a Visitor delete or deactivate Personally Identifiable Information collected by the Site?

We provide Visitors and Customers with a mechanism to delete/deactivate Personally Identifiable Information from the Site’s database by contacting . However, because of backups and records of deletions, it may be impossible to delete a Visitor’s entry without retaining some residual information.

What happens if the Privacy Policy Changes?

We will let our Visitors and Customers know about changes to our privacy policy by posting such changes on the Site. However, if we are changing our privacy policy in a manner that might cause disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information that a Visitor or Customer has previously requested not be disclosed, we will contact such Visitor or Customer to allow such Visitor or Customer to prevent such disclosure.

Links:

http://paintinggetaways.com contains links to other web sites. Please note that when you click on one of these links, you are moving to another web site. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of these linked sites as their privacy policies may differ from ours.