PRIVACY POLICY

Effective July 1, 2016

Effective as of July 1, 2016

Welcome to the Privacy Policy. Boup LLC (“Boup”, “we”, “our”, “us”, “website”, “site”, “service”) respects our customers’ personal information and their privacy. The Privacy Policy (the “Privacy Policy”, “Policy”) governs the gathering and use of personal information and data relative to the operations and services offered through the Boup website (the “Boup Service”), and is intended to inform you of the information we collect, why we collect it, how we use that information, and how the user can access and update information. The Policy applies to our website, email, and social media accounts.

The Privacy Policy does not govern services or practices offered by other companies or individuals, including off-site activities, products or third party websites that may be displayed in search results. The Privacy Policy does not own or control the information of services or practices of other companies or third party services that advertise our services and that may use cookies or other technologies to serve and offer advertisements. Personal information provided to a third party website, product or service is subject to the Privacy Policy provided on that particular website, or with that product or service. Personal information provided on our website will be subject to the Privacy Policy.

If you do not agree with the Privacy Policy, you should discontinue your access and use of the Boup Service immediately and you may deactivate your Boup account in your account settings.

Modifications or Amendments

The Privacy Policy may change and we reserve the right to change or modify the Privacy Policy at any time. You waive any right you may have to receive specific notice of such changes or modifications. We will not reduce your rights under the Privacy Policy without your explicit consent. We will post any changes or modifications to the Privacy Policy on this page and, if the changes are significant, we will provide an email notification of changes to the Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to the changed or modified Privacy Policy, you may update your personal information in your account profile or discontinue access and use of the Boup Service and deactivate your account.

Gathering of Information & Data

Boup gathers information and data to improve the website and services offered, to recognize, identify and correct malfunctions and abuse, and to create aggregated statistics on access feeds and website usage.

We collect information in two ways: (1) personal information that you give to Boup (i.e. name, location, email address, and password), and (2) non-personal information Boup receives from your use of the Boup Service for internal purposes (i.e. session data, number of visits, access times, device-specific information, browser type, operating system, log information, exit or referring web pages, screen resolution, referring URL, search history, location information, application/computer’s IP address, data stored in browser web storage, data stored in application data caches, and data provided by web pixels, cookies and anonymous identifiers).

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Reason for Gathering and Use of Information & Data

Boup gathers and uses personal and non-personal information and data to develop, operate, safeguard, enhance, and offer the Boup Service. The collection of information and data is for Boup’s internal use and purposes. Boup may use and process this information and data in the following ways:

Cookies, Web Pixels and Similar Devices

To improve the Boup Service and to provide a better travel planning experience for our users, we may use cookies, web pixels, or similar tools to analyze your use of the Boup Service. A cookie is a small piece of data transmitted to your browser by a website or server to support the assignment of data and re-identification of a computer or device. A web pixel is an unobtrusive object embedded into an HTML page that allows for checking if a user has accessed a certain web page. We use cookies and web pixels to store log-in status as a registered user, which is optional, to ensure safe transitions between web pages and search queries to monitor the performance of our systems, to create user statistics using web analytics, and to retarget the display of advertisements. Browsers are typically set up to allow cookie and pixel storage. You may set your browser to notify you when you receive cookies or pixels. This browser notification allows for you to choose whether or not to accept the cookie or pixel.

When clicking links to third party websites, cookies or pixels may be transmitted to your computer’s web browser. Boup has no control over cookies or pixels or other data transmitted by a third party. Boup is not responsible for any cookies, pixels or data storage on your computer accessed through a third party website or service.

Security of Information

Boup implements technical security safeguards intended to keep personal information stored in our systems protected from access, alternation or misuse. Our systems are configured with encryption, firewall, and Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology that protects data sent by you over the internet.

While Boup takes reasonable measures to protect your personal information, we do not guarantee the security of your information. If Boup discovers a systems breach, we may attempt to notify you electronically, either by email or via the Boup Service, so that you can take appropriate protective steps. We retain the right to decide which method we will use to notify you of a security breach reserving all rights in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Transparency and Choice

In general, people may have privacy concerns. We wish to be clear about what information and data we collect. Users may decline to share certain personal information with Boup. In that case, Boup may not be able to provide the user with certain features and functionality offered by the Boup Service. Users have the ability update, modify, or remove personal information in their Boup account without restriction.

Accessing, Updating Personal Information or Deactivation of Account

When using the Boup Service, we provide you with access to your personal information in your Boup profile under Account Settings. We permit you to update, modify or remove inaccurate or other personal information. When updating your personal information we may ask you to log-in or verify your identity for security purposes.

If you would like to deactivate your account, you may do so by accessing and updating your Boup profile by clicking “deactivate account” under Account Settings.

Google Analytics

Boup uses "Google Analytics", a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. Google uses cookies, which are stored on the user's computer and allow us to analyze the use of Boup. The information stored in the cookie about the user, including the current; (but reduced) user's IP address are transmitted to a Google server in the United States and stored there. Google will use this information to evaluate the use of Boup, compiling reports on the activities of the users of our services and to provide other services associated with Internet use. In addition, Google may transfer this information to third parties unless required by law or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You can prevent the installation of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. Should you decide to change settings in your browser, certain features of the Boup Service may not function correctly.

Disclosure to Third Parties/EAN

Boup may share your personal information with our corporate partners and affiliates and with third parties for business purposes, as permitted by law. Boup may disclose personal information when required by law, regulation or litigation, when protecting Boup from fraudulent, abusive, or unlawful activity, or when abiding to law enforcement or security concerns to protect the personal safety of Boup users, the Boup Service, or the public.

Boup may disclose personal customer information with EAN for the purpose of processing the bookings for flights and hotels. Please review EAN’s Terms & Conditions. Boup may disclose non-personal information, including automatically-collected and cookies information and data to our travel partners and affiliates. Non-personal information disclosed to our travel partners and affiliates assist them in understanding the usage, viewing, and demographic patterns and activity on the Boup Service, to assist them in serving your travel expectations and experience when using the Boup Service, and to enhance your ability to conduct efficient and accurate searches.

Base of Operation & International Users

The Boup Service is hosted and intended for users in the United States. Boup is not governed by privacy laws of other countries. Please be advised that if you are a user located outside the United States and choose to access and use Boup or the Boup Service, you should know that you are transferring your personal information outside your region and into the United States for storage and processing. Users outside of the United States are advised not to disclose personal information to Boup. Users should not provide Boup with any personal information unless with acknowledgement and consent to the use and disclosure of personal information in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy.

Links to Third party Services

Boup offers links and references to third party websites and services to book flights and hotel accommodations. The Privacy Policy no longer applies once you access and use third party websites and services, and the third party’s privacy policy and other terms of service may apply. Boup has no control over the gathering and use of information and data you provide to third party websites and services. Your disclosure of personal information and data to third parties is at your sole risk and discretion, and Boup assumes no liability. Kindly read the privacy policies of third party websites and services before you access, use or provide personal information and data to parties other than Boup.

Unsubscribe or Updating Your Personal Information and Privacy Preferences

Users are able to unsubscribe from receiving communications from Boup either through links provided in email communications or by updating settings in their Boup account on the “Account Settings” page.

Should you desire to unsubscribe from our use of your information for internal marketing purposes, you may email us at: privacy@boup.com; Subject: Unsubscribe

Privacy Complaints

We respect the privacy of our users. Should you believe we have not complied with the Privacy Policy with respect to your personal information, you may email us at: privacy@boup.com; Subject: Privacy Compliance

California Privacy Rights

California Shine the Light Law, under California Civil Code, authorizes customers of Boup who are California residents to request information relative to personal information disclosed to third parties by Boup for direct marketing purposes. To obtain such a request, please email your request to: privacy@boup.com; Subject: California Privacy Rights

Children

The Boup Service is provided and offered for adult use. We do not knowingly collect personal information from minors. If you are a minor, please do not register or attempt to register for the Boup Service. If we have collected personal information from a minor, this information and any account associated will be removed promptly. If you believe that we may have personal information from a minor, please contact us immediately at privacy@boup.com.

Terms of Service & Privacy Policy

By accessing, using or obtaining any content, data, materials, information, products or services provided by the Boup Service, you agree to be bound by our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Our Terms of Service along with the Privacy Policy act as a binding legal agreement, if you do not agree to accept these terms, kindly do not access or use the Boup Service.

Contact us 
If you have question or comments about the Privacy Policy, please contact us at privacy@boup.com. 

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Boup, LLC

Last updated: July 1, 2016