The bottom line is that any information we collect from you remains completely private unless you give us permission to give it to another website. We do not knowingly collect private information from children, and we don’t sell your information to any other websites for any reason. That’s it in a nutshell!
Our computers collect non-personally identifiable data (your IP address, how often you visit our site, which pages you visit, etc.) each time you visit hotelpepper.com. We use this information to make the site better – easier to use and simpler.
We will only collect personally identifiable data (your name, email address, etc.) on forms YOU complete. This information might be used for promotions, specials, or to contact you when you have a question. YOU are in complete control of what personally identifiable information you give us.
Use of Collected Information
We will never sell your information – either kind – to anyone else, including other websites or spammers. However, if we have another company help us perform some function of our website, we will give them only the information needed to perform the function, and they are prohibited from using the information in any other way.
Also, we might share your non-personally identifiable data with third party advertisers – that’s folks who want to advertise on our website in order to offer you products and services that, as a world traveler, you might like.
Finally, we may disclose personal information if required to by law or if we believe such disclosure is necessary to:
a) conform to the requirements of the law,
b) comply with a legal process served on our Company or the website, and
c) protect and/or defend our Company, website, employees, and users.
Cookies are a standard Internet technology, a small text file that is put on your hard drive by the server that hosts a web page. They can’t be used to gain control of your computer or to put a virus on your computer. No one else can read our cookies, and we only use them to improve the quality of our service to you. Your Internet browser was probably originally set up to accept cookies, but you can always reset it to refuse them or to ask you each time a site tries to put one on your computer. Please note,
if you don’t let us install our cookie on your computer, you can still use the website, but some parts of it might not work correctly.
Hotelpepper.com is as committed to the security of your computer system as we are to your privacy. We use various types of standard Internet security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, and disclosure.