Privacy Policy & Disclaimer

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their ‘Personally Identifiable Information’ is being used online. It’s Five O’Clock Here does not collect personal information about individuals, such as names, e-mail addresses, or mailing addresses, unless it is knowingly provided or the user has agreed to terms under which It’s Five O’Clock Here can use that information. Please read my privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how It’s Five O’Clock Here collects, uses, protects or otherwise handles your Personally Identifiable Information.

Third-party Disclosure

It’s Five O’Clock Here will not sell, trade, or rent your Personally Identifiable Information to outside parties. It’s Five O’Clock Here may release information when its release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce my site policies, or protect mine or others’ rights, property or safety.

When does It’s Five O’Clock Here collect information?

It’s Five O’Clock Here may collect information from you when you subscribe to a newsletter or email updates or otherwise enter information on this site.

What personal information does It’s Five O’Clock Here collect from the people that visit the blog?

When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, or other details to help you with your experience.

How does It’s Five O’Clock Here use your information? 

It’s Five O’Clock Here may use collected information when you register, make a purchase, sign up for my newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, or use certain other site features in the following ways:

  • To allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests.
  • To send periodic emails regarding the site or other products and services.
  • To follow up with you after correspondence (live chat, email or phone inquiries).

If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can use the link at the bottom of our emails or email us at itsfivehere@gmail.com and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.

How does It’s Five O’Clock Here protect your information?

This website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit as safe as possible.

Should a data breach occur, we will notify you via email within 7 business days of discovering such a breach.

Does It’s Five O’Clock Here use ‘cookies’?

It’s Five O’Clock Here does not use cookies for tracking purposes.

Third-party Links

It’s Five O’Clock Here may include or offer third-party products or services on this website or link to third-party websites. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. It’s Five O’Clock Here therefore has no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, It’s Five O’Clock Here seeks to protect the integrity of this site and we welcome any feedback about any linked third-party services or sites.

How does It’s Five O’Clock Here handle Do Not Track signals?

It’s Five O’Clock Here honors Do Not Track signals and Do Not Track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.

Does It’s Five O’Clock Here allow third-party behavioral tracking?

It’s also important to note that It’s Five O’Clock Here allows third-party behavioral tracking.

It’s Five O’Clock Here has implemented the following:

  • Demographics and Interests Reporting through Google Analytics

Third-party vendors such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.

Opting Out:
Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative Opt Out page or by using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on.

California Online Privacy Protection Act

It’s Five O’Clock Here is in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. All users who visit ItsFiveHere.com can do so anonymously. Users will be notified of any Privacy Policy changes on It’s Five O’Clock Here’s Privacy Policy page. Furthermore, any user can change his or her personal information by e-mailing us at itsfivehere@gmail.com.

Children’s Privacy

It’s Five O’Clock Here is committed to protecting the privacy of the very young.  We do not intentionally collect or maintain information from those we know to be under 18, and we do not specifically market to children under the age of 18.

Disclosure

Partnerships

From time to time I work with travel brands, tourism boards, bars, and restaurants in order to experience and promote specific destinations, activities, accommodations, etc. Sometimes I receive compensation as a result of these partnerships, which can be in the form of cash; free activities, tastings, or products; tours; accommodation; etc.

Regardless of who foots the bill, I will ALWAYS provide you with honest and unbiased opinions of my experiences. When I partner with outside brands, I always retain full editorial control and I will never work with brands I do not personally believe in or support. Everything recommended to you I personally use/do myself.

All such partnerships are disclosed in each relevant blog post.

Affiliate Links

At times I may include affiliate links in posts where I recommend specific products, tours, or activities. If you purchase something through one of these links, I may receive a small commission at no extra cost to you. These links are always disclosed.

Among other programs, It’s Five O’Clock Here is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.

Contacting Me

If there are any questions regarding this disclosure, you may contact me at itsfivehere@gmail.com.

Last Edited on 03-07-2017