WHAT THIS PRIVACY POLICY COVERS

TREKKIT takes your privacy very seriously. Please read the following policy to learn about the TREKKIT privacy policy.

This policy covers how TREKKIT treats personal information that TREKKIT collects and receives, including information related to your past use of TREKKIT products and services. Personal information is information about an identifiable individual like your name, email address or phone number and that is not otherwise publicly available.

This privacy policy only applies to TREKKIT. This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that TREKKIT does not own or control, or to people that TREKKIT does not employ or manage.

INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE

General

TREKKIT collects personal information when you register with TREKKIT, when you use TREKKIT products or services, when you visit TREKKIT pages or the pages of certain TREKKIT partners, and when you enter contests. TREKKIT may combine information about you that we have with information we obtain from business partners or other companies.

When you register we ask for information such as your name and email address. Once you register with TREKKIT and sign in to our services, you are not anonymous to us.

TREKKIT collects information about your transactions with us.

TREKKIT automatically receives and records information from your computer and browser, including your IP address, TREKKIT cookie information, software and hardware attributes, and the page you request.

TREKKIT uses information for the following general purposes: to customize the content you see, fulfill your requests for products and services, improve our services, contact you, conduct research, and provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients.

Children Under 13

TREKKIT does not contact children under age 13 about special offers or for marketing purposes without a parent's permission.

TREKKIT does not ask a child under age 13 for more personal information, as a condition of participation, than is reasonably necessary to participate in a given activity or promotion.

INFORMATION SHARING AND DISCLOSURE

TREKKIT does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies except to provide products or services you've requested, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances:

  • We may provide the information to trusted partners who work on behalf of or with TREKKIT under confidentiality agreements. These companies may use your personal information to help TREKKIT communicate with you about offers from TREKKIT and our marketing partners. However, these companies do not have any independent right to share this information.
  • When you register for a TREKKIT account, your registration information and other data will be transmitted to Canada and/or other countries for processing and storage by TREKKIT and its affiliates. We respond to disclosure demands if permitted or required by law including responding to warrants, subpoenas, court orders, or other legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims.
  • We believe it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities including suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of TREKKIT's terms of use, or as otherwise required by law. We transfer information about you if TREKKIT is acquired by or merged with another company. In this event, TREKKIT will notify you before information about you is transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy.
  • TREKKIT works with vendors, partners, advertisers, and other service providers in different industries and categories of business.

COOKIES

TREKKIT may set and access TREKKIT cookies on your computer.

YOUR ABILITY TO EDIT AND DELETE YOUR ACCOUNT INFORMATION AND PREFERENCES

You can edit your TREKKIT Account Information at any time.

We reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to the TREKKIT service, such as service announcements, administrative messages and other communications without offering you the opportunity to opt out of receiving them.

You can delete your TREKKIT account by sending an email to info(at)trekk.it.

CONFIDENTIALITY AND SECURITY

We limit access to personal information about you to employees who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs.

We have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with our legal obligations to protect personal information about you.

LOCATION PRIVACY

When you use a location-enabled Trekkit services (our mobile apps), we collect and process information about your actual location for each Journal item and Trail recorded. Trekkit will access, store, and use the location information described above to provide Trekkit services to you. Your location information will be private until you make Journal items with associated location based information (GPS coordinates) public by either sharing those Journal entries or by adding them to a public Trekk.

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

TREKKIT may update this policy at any time without notice to you.