Last Updated: 2/28/19
Tackletour, LLC is committed
to respecting and protecting your privacy.
(“Policy”) describes and governs the information collection, use, and sharing
practices of Tackletour (the "Website") and its affiliates and divisions as may
information collected through the Website, and not to information you may
provide to any third-party sites to which Tackletour may link to, except as
expressly provided herein. This Policy applies regardless of the device used to
access Tackletour (e.g., personal computer, mobile device, consumer electronics
device, or any other technology or software known today, or developed in the
future). This Policy describes the types of information we may collect from you
or that you may provide when you access or use Tackletour, forum, or the related
products, content, activities, features and services available on or through the
Website (the "Service(s)"), and our practices for collecting, using,
maintaining, protecting, and disclosing that information.
In this Policy, "personal
information" means any information by which you can be identified or contacted,
such as your name, physical address, email address, telephone number, or any
similar identifying information or information associated with the foregoing.
This Policy applies to
information we collect on this Website; in email, and other electronic messages
between you and this Website; through mobile and desktop applications you
download from this Website; and when you interact with our advertising and
applications on third party websites and services. It does not apply to
information collected by any third party application or content (including
advertising) that may link to or be accessible from or on the Website.
If you do not agree with the
expressly incorporated herein by reference and made a part of this Policy, your
sole remedy is to discontinue your use of the Website and Services. By accessing
or using the Website or Services, you agree to this Policy, which may change
from time to time. Your continued use of the Website and Services after we make
any changes to this Policy is deemed to be acceptance of those changes.
INFORMATION WE COLLECT
We collect information in
multiple ways, including when you provide information directly to us, and when
we passively collect information from you, such as from your browser or device.
-User-Provided Information: You may
be required to provide personal information to access the forum or use certain
parts of the Website or Services. If you do not provide the requested
information, you may not be able to access or use certain features of the
Website or Services.
-Emails and Social Media Sites: If
you correspond with us by email or via social media, please be aware that when
you receive a receipt acknowledging your email, upload to one of our social
media pages or accounts, or submission of a form, it means that the message,
uploaded item, or form has been routed into the Internet, and not that it has
been received by us. Please also note that we may collect information
automatically using technology when you visit the Website or social media pages
as described in this Policy.
-Cookies Information: When you visit
the Website, we may send one or more cookies - a small text file containing a
string of alphanumeric characters - to your computer that uniquely identifies
your browser and lets us help you log in faster and enhance your navigation
through the Website. A cookie does not collect personal information about you.
You can reset your web browser to refuse all cookies.
-Google Analytics: Like many
websites we use a tool called "Google Analytics", a web analytics service
provided by Google, Inc. ("Google") to collect information about use of the
Website. We use the information we get from Google Analytics to improve the
HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
We use information that we
collect about you or that you provide to us, including any personal information:
-To provide the products, services,
features, programs, content and information you request.
-To operate, maintain, and provide
to you the best possible features, products, services, content and functionality
of the Website and Services, and overall customer experience.
-To analyze visits to the Website
and learn about the interests, preferences, demographics and behaviors of our
visitors in the aggregate (e.g., across the country) and also on a personal
level, so we can improve our products, services and programs and deliver to you
the type of content, features, products, services, programs and promotions that
you are most interested in.
-To process registration requests
when you register for our forum.
-To prevent, detect or investigate
any fraudulent, abusive or illegal act.
-In any other way we may describe at
or around the time you provide the information.
-For any other purpose with your
User Content: Any personal
information or content you voluntarily disclose for posting to the Website or
Services (for instance, any content you post) (referred to herein as "User
Content") becomes available to the public via the Website and our business
partners. User Content includes, but is not limited to, forum posts. If you
remove User Content, copies may remain viewable in cached and archived pages or
if other users have copied or stored your User Content.
Tackletour reserves the
right, but has no obligation, to monitor the User Content you post on the
Website. Tackletour has the right to remove any such information or material for
any reason or no reason including, without limitation, if Tackletour determines
in its sole opinion that such information or material violates or may violate
rights or property or those of any third party. Tackletour also reserves the
right to remove information upon the request of any third party.
WHEN WE DISCLOSE YOUR
Information: Tackletour may disclose and/or share your information between
members of Tackletour, and to or with any non-affiliated third parties such as
Consent: We may disclose your
information to any third parties based on your consent to do so.
Service Providers: We may disclose
potentially personally identifying and personally identifying information to
other third parties that provide support services to us such as webhosting, web
analytics. We may store personal information in locations that are not under the
direct control of Tackletour (for example, on servers or databases co-located
with hosting providers). These service providers only receive personal
information if such information is needed to perform their function(s), and they
are not authorized to use any personal information for any other purpose(s).
Advertising and Affiliates:
Tackletour may allow other companies, called third party ad servers or ad
networks, to serve advertisements on the Website. These third party ad servers
or ad affiliate networks use technology to directly send to your browser the
advertisements and links that appear on the Website. They automatically receive
your IP address when this happens. They may also use other technologies to
measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and to personalize the
Protection of Tackletour and Others:
By using the Services, you acknowledge, consent and agree that we may access,
preserve and disclose your information, including, but not limited to, any user
content, if required to do so by law or in a good faith belief that such access,
preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal
process; (b) enforce our Terms of Service, this Policy, or other contracts with
you, including investigation of potential violations thereof; (c) respond to
claims that any content violates the rights of third parties; (d) protect the
rights, property or personal safety of Tackletour, its agents and affiliates,
its users and/or the public.
Business Transfers: As we develop
our business, we may buy or sell assets. User, email, and visitor information is
generally one of the transferred business assets in these types of transactions,
and you authorize us to disclose your personal information in connection with
any such transaction. We may also transfer such information in the course of
corporate divestitures, mergers, or dissolution and you authorize us to do so.
Public Forum: Our Services offer
publicly accessible community forums. You should be aware that any information
you provide in these areas may be read, collected, and used by others who access
them. Please also remember that if you choose to provide information on public
features of the Services, individuals reading such information may use or
disclose it to other individuals or entities without our control and without
your knowledge, and search engines may index that information. We therefore urge
you to think carefully about what you choose to disclose publicly and make sure
it’s information you want to share with the public.
INTERNATIONAL USERS U.S.
The Website is designed for
and targets U.S. audiences, and is governed by and operated in accordance with
the laws of the United States. We make no representation that the Website and
Services are operated in accordance with the laws or regulations of, or governed
by, other nations, and we do not warrant or imply that the Website and Services
are appropriate for use outside of the United States. By using the Website or
Services, you certify that you meet the age and other eligibility requirements
requirements, please discontinue using the Website and Services immediately, as
your continued use indicates that you are agreeing to the collection, use,
disclosure, management and storage of your information as described in this
If you are located outside of
the United States, you use the Website and Services at your own risk and
initiative, and you are solely responsible for compliance with any applicable
local, national and international laws. By using the Website and/or Services
and/or providing us with any information, you: (a) consent to the transfer and
processing of any information to and within the U.S., (b) acknowledge that U.S.
law may provide a lower standard of protection for personal data than the laws
of your location and/or residence, and (c) understand that we will collect,
transfer, store, process, manage and/or handle your information in accordance
with this Policy and U.S. law. Consequently, to the fullest extent permitted by
law, you hereby waive any claims relating to the processing of your information
in accordance with this Policy that may arise under the laws and regulations of
any other country or jurisdiction.
We fully cooperate with law
enforcement agencies in identifying those who use the Website or Services for
illegal activities. We reserve the right to report to law enforcement agencies
any activities that we in good faith believe to be unlawful, as determined in
our sole discretion. Release of your personal information for security purposes
to any person or entity under any circumstances, including, without limitation,
in connection with any government investigation or litigation, shall be based on
a determination made solely by us, exercising our own discretion, permission for
which is expressly granted by you to us in accordance with this Policy.
Tackletour uses commercially
reasonable ethical, physical, managerial, and technical safeguards to preserve
the integrity and security of your personal information. The security of your
personal information is important to us, but please remember that no method of
transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is ever
completely secure. While we strive to use commercially reasonable means to
protect your personal information, we cannot ensure or warrant the absolute
security of any information you transmit to the Website or Services, and you do
so at your own risk. When Tackletour receives a transmission of personally
identifying information from you, Tackletour makes commercially reasonable
efforts to ensure the security of such information. However, please note that
this is not a guarantee that such information will not be accessed, disclosed,
altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our ethical, physical, technical, or
managerial safeguards. While we strive to protect your personal information and
privacy, we cannot guarantee the security of any information you disclose
THIRD PARTY LINKS AND
We are not responsible for
the practices employed by websites linked to or from the Website nor the
information or content contained therein, and we make no warranty, either
express or implied, concerning the content of any such site, including the
accuracy, completeness, reliability, or suitability thereof for any particular
purpose, nor do we warrant that any such site or its content is free from any
claims of copyright, trademark, or other infringement of the rights of third
parties, or that any such site or its content is devoid of viruses or other
contamination. Tackletour may provide links to other websites to you solely as a
convenience, and the inclusion of linked sites does not imply endorsement by
Tackletour of any of the linked sites. Please remember that when you use a link
to go from the Website to another website, our Policy is no longer in effect.
Browsing and interaction on any other website, including those that are linked
to the Website, is subject to that other website's own rules and policies.
Please read over the other website's rules and policies before proceeding. We do
not ensure the security of your personal information if you visit websites not
belonging to Tackletour. We further reserve the right to terminate a link to a
third party site at any time.
We sometimes use content on
the Website or Services that we obtain from third party sites or social media
platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, and Twitter. The privacy
protections provided on these third party sites and social media platforms are
not part of our Policy and may differ from the privacy protections described in
this Policy. If you upload content on third party sites or social media
platforms or sites that share information with the general public, user
community, and/or other third party sites, it may be used or shared by us on the
Website or our social media pages and accounts to promote our products and
services. Consequently, you should review the privacy policies of these third
party sites before using them and ensure that you understand how your content
may be used.
INFORMATION FROM CHILDREN
The Services are not directed
to children under the age of 13 and such children are not permitted to use the
Services. If we discover we have received any “personal information” (as defined
under the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act) from a child under the age
of 13 in violation of this Policy, we will take reasonable steps to delete that
information as quickly as possible.
CHANGES TO THIS POLICY
We reserve the right to
change this Policy at any time to reflect changes in the law, our data
collection and use practices, the features of our Services. Please check this
page periodically for changes. Your continued use of the Services following the
posting of changes to this Policy will mean you accept those changes.