Wheelhouse Journey

Wheelhouse Journey respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it. The purpose of this privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”)  is to describe the information we collect at https://wheelhousejourney.com (“Website”) and how it may be used. We do not actively share personal information collected on this website. This policy only applies to this site.
Wheelhouse Journey is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program for providing a way for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com products.

DISCLOSURE

Wheelhouse Journey has provided this website for informational and entertainment purposes. The views expressed and experiences shared are our own unless otherwise noted. In many instances we provide our advice and limited expertise on budget travel and simple living. Please use your own judgement when making your own decisions.
Per FTC guidelines, Wheelhouse Journey may be compensated through affiliate programs via products on our shop page. Any references to products and/or its pricing are subject to change. We wouldn’t list these products here if they didn’t enhance our experience, highly recommend them or find them useful. You are not obligated to click on any links or purchase any product. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact us.
All photos and videos are property of Wheelhouse Journey, except where otherwise noted. At times, we use royalty free images from Pixabay (with no attribution required) to enhance the content.
Images in the Gallery and on Instagram are 100% us. They may not be reproduced, copied, distributed or used commercially without written permission. Feel free to share them on social media with proper attribution. If you’d like to purchase anything you see, please contact us.
All commenters and linked sites are solely responsible for their own opinions and content and do not necessarily represent the views of Wheelhouse Journey.

INFORMATION WE COLLECT

Voluntarily Submitted Information

We may collect personal information from you such as your name or email address. From time to time we send out newsletters or post blog articles which may be used for advertising purposes or to provide updates about Wheelhouse Journey. When you voluntarily submit your email address, you will simply receive an email with the newsletter or a link to the post; and that’s only as often as we publish. Your email address will only be used by us for the purpose you have provided it for. You have the option to unsubscribe from any email notifications at any time. If you’d prefer not to sign up, just bookmark our website and check back often.

Information Automatically Collected

The web server used, automatically collects logs of certain information about you which contain: the IP address of the computer being used, operating system, browser type, website pages you’ve viewed, and date and time you visited Wheelhouse Journey.

The data is used to analyze trends, track website usage and gather demographic information. We use Google Analytics to report to us how our website is being used. Data is anonymous. For more information about Google Analytics, click here. Visit Google’s privacy policy here.
Cookies
A cookie is small piece of data that is sent by a web server and stored by the web browser. Cookies are used to remember information about preferences and web pages you have visited. Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user.

You can refuse to accept cookies, disable them and remove them from your computer.

SHARING OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

Wheelhouse Journey may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of the website. Each of those third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their respective privacy policies.  The website currently uses the following third-party service providers:

Mailchimp Newsletter Service

This service is used for sending email updates and newsletters. We store your name and email address for purposes of delivering such communications. You can unsubscribe from our newsletter at any time.

AFFILIATE PROGRAM PARTICIPATION

The Website may engage in affiliate marketing, which is done by embedding tracking links into the Website. If you click on a link for an affiliate partnership, a cookie will be placed on your browser to track any sales for purposes of commissions.

Wheelhouse Journey is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and links to Amazon.com.  As part of this Amazon Associates program, the Website will post customized links, provided by Amazon, to track the referrals to their website. This program utilizes cookies to track visits for the purposes of assigning commission on these sales.

ANONYMOUS DATA

From time to time, we may use anonymous data, which does not identify you alone, or when combined with data from other parties. This type of anonymous data may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. Examples of this anonymous data may include analytics or information collected from cookies.

PUBLICLY VISIBLE INFORMATION

If you create a user profile on the Website or leave a comment, certain information may be publicly visible.

SENSITIVE PERSONAL INFORMATION

Never submit sensitive personal information to the Website, such as your social security number, bank account information, information regarding race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, health information, criminal background, or trade union memberships. If you elect to submit such information to us, it will be subject to this Privacy Policy.

CHANGES TO THE PRIVACY POLICY

From time to time we may change this Privacy Policy. The most recent version of the Privacy Policy will always be posted on this page, with the “Effective Date” posted at the bottom of the Policy. We may revise and update this Privacy Policy if our practices change, as technology changes, or as we add new services or change existing ones. If we make any material changes to our Privacy Policy or how we handle your personal information, or we are going to use any personal information in a manner that is materially different from that stated in our Privacy Policy at the time we collected such information, we will give you a reasonable opportunity to consent to the change. If you do not consent, your personal information will be used as agreed to under the terms of the privacy policy in effect at the time we obtained that information. By using our Site or services after the Effective Date, you are deemed to consent to our then-current privacy policy. We will use information previously obtained in accordance with the Privacy Policy in effect when the information was obtained from you.

CONTACT US

If you have questions about this privacy policy or believe your personal information has been released without your consent, please contact us.

Last Updated: November 2, 2018

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