This Site contains links to other sites. These include links to cruise and travel resources and other third-party sites that offer other travel-related products. Cruisemates.com is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.Browsing the Site
If you browse through the Site without entering any personal data, we will gather and store certain information about your visit. This information does not identify you personally and cannot be linked back to you unless you decide at some point to identify yourself. If you are only browsing, we collect the following information: IP address, the type of browser and operating system used to access our site, the date and time you access our site, the pages you visit (click-through), and if you linked to our website from another website, the address of that website as well as additional information related to your visit. We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer the Site.Information Collected
We collect the email addresses of consumers who communicate with us or through our authorized vendors via email.
Any information provided by consumers becomes the property of Internet Brands once received by us and may be used and disclosed as permitted in this Policy.
We also share your personal information with our affiliated companies in order to identify products or services in which you may have interest, to improve our user experience and generally to engage in market research and for other internal business purposes. We may also aggregate your personal information with others' information and prepare reports on site usage, purchase history or other factors for sale or distribution to others. Those reports are aggregated and include no personally identifying information. Finally, we may use your personal information to send you email or postal communications regarding products or services offered by us or by third parties with whom we have relationships in which we think you may be interested. We do not share, sell, trade or rent you personal information to third parties for unknown reasons. You may at any time choose not to receive promotional emails from us by contacting us at Customer Service. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we may continue to contact you for the purpose of communicating information relating to Cruisemates.com, as well as to facilitate, complete, or confirm any transaction that you may enter into or responding to your inquiry or request.
If you prefer for us not to provide your name and email or postal address to third parties for direct marketing purposes, please contact us at Customer Service.Use of Forums
Please note that CruiseMates is not responsible for the acts of search engines like Google who may make a record and link to any information you give to CruiseMates to publish on the Internet. This includes posts in our forums, chatroom, reader submitted cruise reviews and any other information you may provide to CruiseMates. We give all search engines access to our forums and we are not responsible for getting search engine links removed.Cookies
This site has reasonable security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control.Contacting the Web Site
Effective: January 23, 2007