Privacy Policy

HotelFoo takes your privacy seriously. Please read the following to learn more about our privacy policy.

Last Updated April 7, 2009.

BY USING THE HOTELFOO SITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THESE TERMS, PLEASE DO NOT USE THE HOTELFOO SITE.

Information and Collection of Use

HotelFoo collects personal information when you register with HotelFoo, and when you visit HotelFoo pages. HotelFoo 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. When you register with HotelFoo and sign in to our services, you are not anonymous to us. HotelFoo automatically receives and records information from your computer and browser, including your IP address, HotelFoo cookie information, software and hardware attributes, and the page you request. HotelFoo 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, and conduct research. You may set up a profile on HotelFoo.

Information Sharing

HotelFoo 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 when we respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims. If HotelFoo becomes involved in a merger, acquisition, or any form of sale of some or all of its assets, we will provide notice before personal information is transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy.

Non-Personally Identifying Information

This is information that is commonly made available by web browsers and servers, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. HotelFoo uses this information to understand how visitors use our website.

Contents of Items

The contents of any item that you post directly to the Site, including any text, images, photos are stored and maintained on our servers in order to publish these items and provide the Service. Your submitted content will be associated with your account.

Cookies

HotelFoo may set and access cookies on your computer. HotelFoo shows ads through Google Adsense, which may use cookies and web beacons. This may allow Google Adsense to collect information including your IP address, your ISP, the browser you used to visit the HotelFoo site, and in some cases, whether you have Flash installed. Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on your site. Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.

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. These individuals are bound by confidentiality obligations and may be subject to discipline, including termination and criminal prosecution, if they fail to meet these obligations.

Third Party Sites

This Policy only applies to the HotelFoo website and services. We do not exercise control over the sites that our service links to. These other sites may place their own cookies or other files on your computer, collect data or solicit personal information from you. We encourage you to read such privacy policies of any third-party sites you visit. It is the sole responsibility of such third parties to adhere to any applicable restrictions on the disclosure of your personally-identifying information, and HotelFoo shall not be liable for wrongful use or disclosure of your personally-identifying information by any third party.

Data Integrity

HotelFoo processes personal information only for the purposes for which it was collected and in accordance with this Policy. We review our data collection, storage and processing practices to ensure that we only collect, store and process the personal information needed to provide or improve our services. We take reasonable steps to ensure that the personal information we process is accurate, complete, and current, but we depend on our users to update or correct their personal information whenever necessary.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

HotelFoo may update this policy. When changes are made, we will notify you by making the revised version available on this webpage and will indicate at the top of this page the date that revisions were last made. You should revisit this Privacy Policy on a regular basis as revised versions will be binding on you. Any such modification will be effective upon HotelFoo's posting of the new Privacy Policy.