Anonymous User Information: VacaGuru collects some anonymous information each time you visit VacaGuru so we can improve the overall quality of your online experience. We collect your IP address, referral data, and browser and platform type. You do not have to register with VacaGuru before we can collect this anonymous information. We do not collect any unique information about you (such as your name, e-mail address, etc.) except when you specifically and knowingly provide such information. VacaGuru does not require you to share information that identifies you personally, such as your name or email address, in order for you to use the VacaGuru search. VacaGuru assigns an anonymous ID number to your requests and links the following additional data to that number: the date and time you visited VacaGuru, your search terms, and the links upon which you choose to click. Like most standard Web site servers, we use log files to collect and store this anonymous user information. We analyze this information to examine trends, administer the site, track user's movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. VacaGuru may present links in a format that enables us to understand whether they have been followed. We use this information to understand and improve the quality of the VacaGuru search.
Information security: We take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data. We restrict access to your personally identifying information to employees who need to know that information in order to operate, develop or improve our services.
Aggregated General Information: We may share aggregated general information about our site with our corporate partners or others. Examples of this include the number of users who searched for "Classic Cars", the daily number of unique visitors, or how many users clicked on a particular advertisement. Aggregated data does not contain any personally identifiable information that could be used to contact or identify you.
Information sharing: We may share personally identifying information to other companies or individuals in any of the following limited circumstances:
- We have your consent.
- If you have an account, we may share the information submitted under your account among all of our services in order to provide you with a seamless experience and to improve the quality of our services. We will not disclose your account information to other people or non-affiliated companies, except in the limited circumstances described in this Policy or with your consent.
- We may store and process personal information collected on our site in the Canada or any other country in which VacaGuru or its agents maintain facilities. By using our services, you consent to the transfer of your information among these facilities, including those located outside your country.
- VacaGuru may use third party service providers to serve ads and emails on our behalf. These companies may use technologies to measure the effectiveness of ads and emails and use information about your visits to VacaGuru so that we can provide a better search experience to you. For this purpose, we may also provide these third parties service providers anonymous information about your site navigation.
- We may share certain information about you with carefully selected business partners, including those who may offer services that complement those provided by us or which we believe may be of interest to you, including, but not limited to Shermans Travel. We may also disclose information to third parties who assist us in providing our services to you. For example, we may engage third parties to make improvements on our site, to offer new products and to allow us to customize your experience on the Site.
- Travelers may send inquiries via clickable links on the listings on the site. If you choose to send an inquiry through these links, your personal information, including your email address and any other information you supply, will shared with a property owner, property management companies or other carefully selected business partners so that they might reply directly to you. By submitting this information to us, you are agreeing to be contacted by us and/or our marketing partners.
Correspondence: If you contact VacaGuru, we may keep a record of that correspondence and we may collect your email address.
Children's Privacy: VacaGuru does not knowingly request or collect personally identifiable information online or offline contact information from users under 13 years of age nor do we knowingly use or share personal information from users under 13 years of age with third parties.