Trips Across America Policies
These policies are valid from January 1, 2017.
Commitment to Online Security
Personal information submitted to Trips Across America is only accessible only the owner of this site.
Personal Information Collected at Trips Across America
Trips Across America may ask you to provide the following types of personal information: name, postal address, email addresses, phone numbers and social media accounts. This information is given freely by you and is not required to view, read, or use this site. Trips Across America may also collect certain non-personally identifiable information such as the date of your visit to the site, the type of browser you are using (e.g., Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc.), the type of operating system you are using (e.g., Windows XP, Mac OS, etc.), the domain name of your Internet service provider (e.g., AT&T, Comcast, etc.), and the IP Address of your computer.
Trips Across America does not collect or maintain information from those actually known to be under the age of 18 without the expressed permission from a parent or legal guardian, and the site is not structured to attract anyone under the age of 18.
How Trips Across America Uses Personal Information Collected Online
Trips Across America will not use your personal information for any purpose other than that for which it is submitted. We use personal information to reply to inquiries and comments, provide operational notices, publish an email newsletter, or giveaway participation. By completing an entry or registration form you are allowing us store your information in a database for retrieval at a future time for purposes of picking a winner for a giveaway or contacting you with site updates.
Trips Across America will never sell, rent or share your personal information with third-parties.
In general, you are responsible for the information you submit in the form of a comment on a post on this blog. Your comments can be read by anyone and your profile can be viewed by anyone. You are allowed to post as an Anonymous reader as a way to help protect your privacy.
Materials Submitted to Trips Across America
Photos and written materials and any other materials submitted to Trips Across America is used by permission. By submitting Materials, you agree that Trips Across America may, but is not obligated to, use the Materials in connection with the site, in any way, in any medium, worldwide, in perpetuity. Further, you warrant all Materials are 100% original and do not violate the right of privacy or publicity of, or constitute a defamation against, any person or entity; that the Materials will not infringe upon or violate the copyright or common law rights or any other rights of any person or entity; that there are and will be no encumbrances, liens, conditions or restrictions whatsoever upon or affecting such Materials; and that you and the person depicted in the Materials are at least 18 years of age or you are a parent or guardian granting permission for use. You agree to indemnify Trips Across America for all damages and expenses (including reasonable attorney’s fees) arising out of any breach or failure of the warranties made herein.
Help Us Keep Your Personal Information Accurate
If your personal information changes please submit the changes to Trips Across America by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be sure to note that you are “updating” your information.
Computer Tracking and Cookies
Our site is not set up to track, collect or distribute personal information not entered by visitors. Our site logs do generate certain kinds of non-identifying site usage data, such as the number of hits and visits to our sites. This information is used for internal purposes by technical support staff to provide better services to the public but again, the statistics contain no personal information and cannot be used to gather such information. Our website also recognizes the online site where a visitor clicked one of our banners or buttons to follow through and visit our site, but we cannot identify the visitor or the visitor’s address. Site information is used to confirm promotion of Trips Across America giveaways, newsletter, or other projects, and may be used to advise participants of the numbers of visitors who come to our site from their sites. No personal information is collected. The only cookies our site uses will be to store login information through WordPress.
All images are copyright of their respective owners. If you find an image on this site that is inviolation of a copyright, please email us and we will remove it.
Third Party Ads
Trips Across America uses third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit this site. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, here or here
Trips Across America cannot be responsible for content provided in these ads and what you, as the visitors of Trips Across America, does once you leave TripsAcrossAmerica.com. Please protect yourself by being an informed consumer and read the information presented to you carefully.
Ad Disclosure Policy
Trips Across America may accept forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions, affiliate advertising, or other forms of compensation from time to time. That content, advertising space or post may not always be identified as paid or sponsored content.
As the owner of this blog we may be compensated from time to time to provide opinions on products, services, websites and various other topics. Even though we may receive compensations for posts or advertisements, we always give our honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely our own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question directly.
Your feedback and assistance is welcome in updating the information on this site if you find updates or errors.