A Friend in the Islands
Hawaii Resources and Online Island Gift Shop
Collection of your Personal Information
A Friend in the Islands may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:
- Email Address
- Phone Number
A Friend in the Islands encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from A Friend in the Islands so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. A Friend in the Islands is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the A Friend in the Islands website.
Use of your Personal Information
A Friend in the Islands collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.
A Friend in the Islands may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from A Friend in the Islands and its affiliates. A Friend in the Islands may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
A Friend in the Islands does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
A Friend in the Islands may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (email, name) is not transferred to the third party. A Friend in the Islands may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to A Friend in the Islands, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
A Friend in the Islands may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within A Friend in the Islands, in order to determine what A Friend in the Islands services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within A Friend in the Islands to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
A Friend in the Islands will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on A Friend in the Islandds or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of A Friend in the Islands; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of A Friend in the Islands, or the public.
Automatically Collected Information
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by A Friend in the Islands. This information can include your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the services, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the A Friend in the Islands website.
Children Under Thirteen
A Friend in the Islands does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use our website and blogs.
Opt-Out & Unsubscribe
We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communication from A Friend in the Islands by emailing us here: firstname.lastname@example.org
Changes to this Statement
A Friend in the Islands will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. A Friend in the Islands encourages you to periodically review this statement to be informed on how A Friend in the Islands is protecting your information.
A Friend in the Islands welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that A Friend in the Islands has not adhered to this statement please contact A Friend in the Islands at email@example.com
Effective as of January 1, 2017
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