Privacy Policy2018-06-17T10:21:35+00:00

PRIVACY POLICY

Last updated May 30, 2018

We at Wahine Media are committed to protecting your privacy. We know you care about how your information is used and shared, and we care too. We treat every customer’s information as our own and do not sell or rent our customer’s personal data. This Privacy Policy explains how we collect, use, disclose, and safeguard your information when you visit our website https://wahinemedia.com. This privacy policy applies to the Site and all products and services offered by Wahine Media, LLC.

WHAT INFORMATION WE COLLECT

Personal Data

Information such as your name, address, email address, and demographic information such as your interests that you voluntarily give to us when you choose to participate in various activities related to the Site, such as newsletter subscriptions, webinars, downloads, and website comments. You are under no obligation to provide us with personal information of any kind, however, your refusal to do so may prevent you from using certain features of the Site.

Derivative Data

Information our servers may automatically collect when you access the Site, such as your IP address, web browser, access times, and the pages you view while accessing the Site.

Data From Contests, Forms, Giveaways, and Surveys

Personal and other information you may provide when entering contests or giveaways, submitting applications and/or responding to surveys.

USE OF YOUR INFORMATION

Having accurate information about you permits us to provide you with a smooth, efficient, and customized experience. Specifically, we may use information collected about you via the Site to:

Administer sweepstakes, promotions, and contests
Allow comments on the Site
Compile anonymous statistical data and analysis for use internally or with third parties
Improve the efficiency and operation of the Site
Monitor and analyze usage and trends to improve your experience with the Site
Notify you of updates to the Site
Screen for potential risk or fraud
Communicate with you and occasionally offer new services and/or recommendations
Perform other business activities as needed, including payment information
Resolve disputes and troubleshoot problems

SHARING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

We do not share your personal information with others except as indicated by this policy or when we inform you and give you an opportunity to opt out. We may share your information in certain situations as follows:

By Law or to Protect Rights

If we believe the release of information about you is necessary to respond to legal process, to investigate or remedy potential violations of our policies, or to protect the rights, property, and safety of others, we may share your information as permitted or required by any applicable law, rule, or regulation. This includes exchanging information with other entities for fraud protection.

Third-Party Service Providers

We may share your information with third-party service providers (contractors for us or on our behalf) to assist us in providing services to you. For example, we may engage service providers to process credit card transactions or to provide services such as hosting, communications and email delivery, digital advertising, customer service, and to analyze and enhance data. These service providers may have access to your personal or other information in order to perform specific tasks on our behalf and are not permitted to share or use the information for any other purpose.

Marketing Communications

With your consent, or with an opportunity for you to withdraw consent, we may share your information with third parties as described above for marketing purposes. You may opt-out of these communications by following the unsubscribe link in any email we send or sending us a message on our Contact form.

TRACKING TECHNOLOGIES

Cookies and Web Beacons

We may use cookies, web beacons, tracking pixels, and other tracking technologies on the Site to help customize the Site and improve your experience. When you access the Site, your personal information is not collected through the use of tracking technology. Most browsers are set to accept cookies by default. “Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. You can remove or reject cookies but be aware that such action could affect the availability and functionality of the Site. You may not decline web beacons; however, they can be rendered ineffective by declining all cookies or by modifying your web browser’s settings to notify you each time a cookie is tendered, permitting you to accept or decline cookies on an individual basis. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.

Website Analytics

We may also partner with selected third-party vendors, such as Google Analytics to allow tracking technologies on the Site to, among other things, analyze and track users’ use of the Site, determine the popularity of certain content and better understand online activity. By accessing the Site, you consent to the collection and use of your information by these third-party vendors.

Read more about how Google uses your personal information: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/
Opt-out of Google Analytics: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

EXTERNAL WEBSITES

Although this website only looks to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised to adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this website. The owners of this website cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite their best efforts. Users should, therefore, note they click on external links at their own risk and this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.

SECURITY

When you submit information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline using security best practices such as firewalls, encryption and intrusion detection. However, no method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we take commercially reasonable steps to protect your Personal Information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction, we cannot guarantee the security of our databases, nor can we guarantee that the information that you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to and from us over the Internet. In particular, email sent to or from any website may not be secure, and you should, therefore, take special care in deciding what information you send to us via email.

CHILDREN

We do not knowingly collect information from or market to children under the age of 13. Children are not eligible to use our website and services and we ask that minors (under the age of 18) do not submit any personal information to us. If you become aware of any data we have collected from children under age 13, please contact us using the contact information provided below.

DO NOT TRACK

Wahine Media, LLC does not monitor, recognize, or honor any behavioral advertising opt-out or do not track mechanisms, including general web browser “Do Not Track” settings and/or signal.

YOUR RIGHTS

For users that register on our website, personal information is stored in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time with the exception of their user name, which cannot be edited. If you have an account on this Site or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS

California Civil Code Section 1798.83, also known as the “Shine The Light” law, permits our users who are California residents to request and obtain from us, once a year and free of charge, information about categories of personal information (if any) we disclosed to third parties for direct marketing purposes and the names and addresses of all third parties with which we shared personal information in the immediately preceding calendar year. If you are a California resident and would like to make such a request, please submit your request in writing to us using the contact information provided below.

If you are under 18 years of age, reside in California, and have provided your personal information with the Site, you have the right to request removal of unwanted data that you publicly post on the Site. To request removal of such data, please contact us using the contact information provided below, and include sufficient detail about the public post(s) and a statement that you reside in California. We will make sure the data is not publicly displayed on the Site, but please be aware that the data may not be completely or comprehensively removed from our systems, nor can we guarantee any cached or archived version of the Site will remove such data.

EUROPEAN UNION PRIVACY RIGHTS

If you are a resident of a European Union country, you have the right to access personal information and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us through the contact information below.

Additionally, if you are a resident of a European Union country we note that we are processing your information in order to fulfill contracts we might have with you (for example if you make an order through the Site), or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above. Additionally, please note that your information will be transferred outside of Europe, including to Canada and the United States.

REVISIONS

This Privacy Policy is effective as of the date stated at the top of this Privacy Policy. We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time, and you are encouraged to periodically review this Privacy Policy to stay informed of updates. By accessing the Site and/or using our services after we make any such changes to this Privacy Policy, you are deemed to have accepted the changes. Please be aware that, to the extent permitted by applicable law, our use of the Information is governed by the Privacy Policy in effect at the time we collect the Information.

CONTACT US

If you have questions or comments about this Privacy Policy, please contact us by sending a message through the Site or by snail mail to:

Wahine Media | P. O. Box 25505 | Honolulu, HI 96825

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