We only ask for personal information that you want to have as part of your traveler profile. When you choose to share the information below with us, we collect and use it to operate our services.
You are free to refuse our request for your personal information, with the understanding that we may be unable to provide you with some of your desired services.
You don't have to create an account to use some of our services, such as browsing the TravelFoss website, browsing the community, or viewing traveler's profiles. If you do choose to create an account, you must provide us with some personal data so that we can provide our services to you. On TravelFoss this includes a name, a password, and an email address. Your name is always public.
We use your contact information, such as your email address, to authenticate your account and keep it - and our services - secure, and to help prevent spam, fraud, and abuse. We also use contact information to enable certain account features (for example, for login verification or traveler profile). You can unsubscribe from a notification by following the instructions contained within the notification.
If you email us, we will keep the content of your message, your email address, and your contact information to respond to your request.
You may withdraw your consent at any time from marketing emails by clicking the "unsubscribe" link found within TravelFoss emails. Please note you will continue to receive transactional messages related to our Services, even if you unsubscribe from marketing emails.
All activity on TravelFoss is public, including profile information, community activity, and date and time of these activities. You may also choose to publish your location under your profile or community posts. Community posts that you create, upvote, comment or otherwise interract with are public along with when you took those actions.
You are responsible for your traveler profile, community actovoty and other information you provide through our services, and you should think carefully about what you make public, especially if it is sensitive information.
By creating your public traveler profile and publicly posting content in the community, you are directing us to disclose that information as broadly as possible.
We do not provide any features that let you create private content. The only information you share with us and we keep private is your email address and password.
We receive certain information when you use our website or services. Like the information you share with us, we use the data below to operate our services.
Be aware that we have no control over the content and practices of these sites, and cannot accept responsibility or liability for their respective privacy policies.
Our services use these technologies to deliver, measure and improve our services in various ways. These uses generally fall into one of the following categories:
When you use the TravelFoss website, our servers automatically record certain information sent by your web browser. These server logs may include information such as your web request, Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, referring / exit pages and URLs, number of clicks and how you interact with links on the TravelFoss website, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed, mobile carrier, and other such information.
We use Log Data to operate our services and ensure their secure, reliable, and robust performance. For example, we use Log Data to protect the security of accounts.
In the limited circumstances where we disclose your private personal data, we do so subject to your control, because it's important for operating our services, or because it's required by law.
We share or disclose your personal data with your consent or at your direction, such as when you log into your account or when you contact us filling the TravelFoss website contact form.
To bring our services to you, TravelFoss partners with a variety of providers. Below is a list of the main providers we work with. From time-to-time, we may update this list to make sure you understand who we partner with to bring you our services.
You control the personal data you share with us. You can access or rectify this data at any time. You can also delete your account. And we provide easy ways for you to contact us. Please note, to help protect your privacy and maintain security, we take steps to verify your identity before granting you access to your personal information or complying with deletion, portability, or other related requests.
No data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Consequently, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk. What data we store, we'll protect within commercially acceptable means to prevent loss and theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.
Once we receive your transmission we make efforts to ensure security on our systems. All your data is password-protected and the password of your account is stored using a salted, variable work factor, one-way hash algorithm. In case of any security system breach, TravelFoss may attempt to notify you electronically so that you can take appropriate protective steps.
Our services are not directed to children, and you may not use our services if you are under the age of 13. You must also be old enough to consent to the processing of your personal data in your country.
TravelFoss does not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such persons to use our services. If we become aware that we have collected personal information from a child under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us through the contact form https://www.travelfoss.com/contact.
If you have a privacy concern regarding TravelFoss, or this policy, and you should contact us at https://www.travelfoss.com/contact.