Privacy Policy

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Privacy Policy of vacationalchemy.com

Vacationalchemy.com collects some Personal Data from its Users.

Personal Data processed for the following purposes and using the following services:PO Box 320931

 

Types of Data collected

Among the types of Personal Data that vacationalchemy.com collects, by itself or through third parties, there are: email address; Trackers; Usage Data; Data communicated while using the service; first name; last name; phone number; physical address; country; ZIP/Postal code; city; billing address; language; various types of Data; SMS permission.

Complete details on each type of Personal Data collected are provided in the dedicated sections of this privacy policy or by specific explanation texts displayed prior to the Data collection.
Personal Data may be freely provided by the User, or, in case of Usage Data, collected automatically when using vacationalchemy.com.
Unless specified otherwise, all Data requested by vacationalchemy.com is mandatory and failure to provide this Data may make it impossible for vacationalchemy.com to provide its services. In cases where vacationalchemy.com specifically states that some Data is not mandatory, Users are free not to communicate this Data without consequences to the availability or the functioning of the Service.
Users who are uncertain about which Personal Data is mandatory are welcome to contact the Owner.
Any use of Cookies – or of other tracking tools — by vacationalchemy.com or by the owners of third-party services used by vacationalchemy.com serves the purpose of providing the Service required by the User, in addition to any other purposes described in the present document and in the Cookie Policy.

Users are responsible for any third-party Personal Data obtained, published or shared through vacationalchemy.com.

Mode and place of processing the Data

The Owner takes appropriate security measures to prevent unauthorized access, disclosure, modification, or unauthorized destruction of the Data.
The Data processing is carried out using computers and/or IT enabled tools, following organizational procedures and modes strictly related to the purposes indicated. In addition to the Owner, in some cases, the Data may be accessible to certain types of persons in charge, involved with the operation of vacationalchemy.com (administration, sales, marketing, legal, system administration) or external parties (such as third-party technical service providers, mail carriers, hosting providers, IT companies, communications agencies) appointed, if necessary, as Data Processors by the Owner. The updated list of these parties may be requested from the Owner at any time.

The Data is processed at the Owner’s operating offices and in any other places where the parties involved in the processing are located.

Depending on the User’s location, data transfers may involve transferring the User’s Data to a country other than their own. To find out more about the place of processing of such transferred Data, Users can check the section containing details about the processing of Personal Data.

Unless specified otherwise in this document, Personal Data shall be processed and stored for as long as required by the purpose they have been collected for and may be retained for longer due to applicable legal obligation or based on the Users’ consent.

The purposes of processing

The Data concerning the User is collected to allow the Owner to provide its Service, comply with its legal obligations, respond to enforcement requests, protect its rights and interests (or those of its Users or third parties), detect any malicious or fraudulent activity, as well as the following: User database management, Interaction with live chat platforms, Contacting the User, Displaying content from external platforms, Registration and authentication provided directly by vacationalchemy.com, Advertising, Commercial affiliation, Content commenting, Device permissions for Personal Data access, Analytics, Access to third-party accounts and Interaction with external social networks and platforms.

For specific information about the Personal Data used for each purpose, the User may refer to the section “Detailed information on the processing of Personal Data”.

Facebook permissions asked by vacationalchemy.com

Vacationalchemy.com may ask for some Facebook permissions allowing it to perform actions with the User’s Facebook account and to retrieve information, including Personal Data, from it. This service allows vacationalchemy.com to connect with the User’s account on the Facebook social network, provided by Facebook Inc.

For more information about the following permissions, refer to the Facebook permissions documentation and to the Facebook privacy policy.

The permissions asked are the following:

Basic information

By default, this includes certain User’s Data such as id, name, picture, gender, and their locale. Certain connections of the User, such as the Friends, are also available. If the User has made more of their Data public, more information will be available.

About Me

Provides access to the ‘About Me’ section of the profile.

Device permissions for Personal Data access

Depending on the User’s specific device, vacationalchemy.com may request certain permissions that allow it to access the User’s device Data as described below.

By default, these permissions must be granted by the User before the respective information can be accessed. Once the permission has been given, it can be revoked by the User at any time. In order to revoke these permissions, Users may refer to the device settings or contact the Owner for support at the contact details provided in the present document.
The exact procedure for controlling app permissions may be dependent on the User’s device and software.

Please note that the revoking of such permissions might impact the proper functioning of vacationalchemy.com.

If User grants any of the permissions listed below, the respective Personal Data may be processed (i.e accessed to, modified or removed) by vacationalchemy.com.

SMS permission

Used for accessing features related to the User’s messaging including the sending, receiving and reading of SMS.

Detailed information on the processing of Personal Data

Personal Data is collected for the following purposes and using the following services:

Key components of vacationalchemy.com are built and run directly by the Owner by making use of the software listed below.

WordPress (self-hosted) (vacationalchemy.com)

Vacationalchemy.com is built and run by the Owner via a CMS software (Content Management System) called WordPress.

Personal Data processed: billing address; contact info; country; email address; first name; last name; phone number; ZIP/Postal code.

The services contained in this section enable the Owner to monitor and analyze web traffic and can be used to keep track of User behavior.

Google Analytics (Universal Analytics) (Google LLC)

Google Analytics (Universal Analytics) is a web analysis service provided by Google LLC (“Google”). Google utilizes the Data collected to track and examine the use of vacationalchemy.com, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services.
Google may use the Data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.

Personal Data processed: Trackers; Usage Data.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy – Opt Out.

Google Analytics (Universal Analytics) with anonymized IP (Google LLC)

Google Analytics (Universal Analytics) is a web analysis service provided by Google LLC (“Google”). Google utilizes the Data collected to track and examine the use of vacationalchemy.com, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services.
Google may use the Data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
This integration of Google Analytics anonymizes your IP address. It works by shortening Users’ IP addresses within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the complete IP address be sent to a Google server and shortened within the US.

Personal Data processed: Trackers; Usage Data.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy – Opt Out.

Mailing list or newsletter (vacationalchemy.com)

By registering on the mailing list or for the newsletter, the User’s email address will be added to the contact list of those who may receive email messages containing information of commercial or promotional nature concerning vacationalchemy.com. Your email address might also be added to this list as a result of signing up to vacationalchemy.com or after making a purchase.

Personal Data processed: email address; first name; last name.

Contact form (vacationalchemy.com)

By filling in the contact form with their Data, the User authorizes vacationalchemy.com to use these details to reply to requests for information, quotes or any other kind of request as indicated by the form’s header.

Personal Data processed: email address; first name; last name; phone number.

Phone contact (vacationalchemy.com)

Users that provided their phone number might be contacted for commercial or promotional purposes related to vacationalchemy.com, as well as for fulfilling support requests.

Personal Data processed: phone number.

Vacationalchemy.com requests certain permissions from Users that allow it to access the User’s device Data as described below.

Device permissions for Personal Data access (vacationalchemy.com)

Vacationalchemy.com requests certain permissions from Users that allow it to access the User’s device Data as summarized here and described within this document.

Personal Data processed: SMS permission.

This type of service allows interaction with social networks or other external platforms directly from the pages of vacationalchemy.com.
The interaction and information obtained through vacationalchemy.com are always subject to the User’s privacy settings for each social network.
This type of service might still collect traffic data for the pages where the service is installed, even when Users do not use it.
It is recommended to log out from the respective services in order to make sure that the processed data on vacationalchemy.com isn’t being connected back to the User’s profile.

Facebook Like button and social widgets (Meta Platforms, Inc.)

The Facebook Like button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with the Facebook social network provided by Meta Platforms, Inc.

Personal Data processed: Trackers; Usage Data.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy.

By registering or authenticating, Users allow vacationalchemy.com to identify them and give them access to dedicated services. The Personal Data is collected and stored for registration or identification purposes only. The Data collected are only those necessary for the provision of the service requested by the Users.

Direct registration (vacationalchemy.com)

The User registers by filling out the registration form and providing the Personal Data directly to vacationalchemy.com.

Personal Data processed: billing address; city; country; email address; first name; language; last name; phone number; physical address; various types of Data; ZIP/Postal code.

This type of service allows User Data to be utilized for advertising communication purposes. These communications are displayed in the form of banners and other advertisements on vacationalchemy.com, possibly based on User interests.
This does not mean that all Personal Data are used for this purpose. Information and conditions of use are shown below.
Some of the services listed below may use Trackers to identify Users or they may use the behavioral retargeting technique, i.e. displaying ads tailored to the User’s interests and behavior, including those detected outside vacationalchemy.com. For more information, please check the privacy policies of the relevant services.
Services of this kind usually offer the possibility to opt out of such tracking. In addition to any opt-out feature offered by any of the services below, Users may learn more on how to generally opt out of interest-based advertising within the dedicated section “How to opt-out of interest-based advertising” in this document.

ClickWall (Click Wall Ltd.)

ClickWall is an advertising service provided by Click Wall Ltd.

Personal Data processed: Trackers; Usage Data.

Place of processing: Israel – Privacy Policy.

Clickpoint (CLICKPOINT MARKETING SLU.)

Clickpoint is an advertising service provided by CLICKPOINT MARKETING SLU.

Personal Data processed: Trackers; Usage Data.

Place of processing: Spain – Privacy Policy.

Clickagy (Clickagy LLC)

Clickagy is an advertising service provided by Clickagy LLC.

Personal Data processed: Trackers; Usage Data.

Place of processing: Ireland – Privacy Policy – Opt out.

This type of service allows vacationalchemy.com to display advertisements for third-party products or services. Ads can be displayed either as advertising links or as banners using various kinds of graphics.
Clicks on the icon or banner posted on the Application are tracked by the third-party services listed below, and are shared with vacationalchemy.com.
For details of which data are collected, please refer to the privacy policy of each service.

ClickFunnels Backpack (Etison, LLC)

ClickFunnels Backpack is a commercial affiliation service provided by Etison, LLC.

Personal Data processed: Trackers; Usage Data.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy.

Content commenting services allow Users to make and publish their comments on the contents of vacationalchemy.com.
Depending on the settings chosen by the Owner, Users may also leave anonymous comments. If there is an email address among the Personal Data provided by the User, it may be used to send notifications of comments on the same content. Users are responsible for the content of their own comments.
If a content commenting service provided by third parties is installed, it may still collect web traffic data for the pages where the comment service is installed, even when Users do not use the content commenting service.

Facebook Comments (Meta Platforms, Inc.)

Facebook Comments is a content commenting service provided by Meta Platforms, Inc. enabling the User to leave comments and share them on the Facebook platform.

Personal Data processed: Trackers; Usage Data.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy.

This type of service allows you to view content hosted on external platforms directly from the pages of vacationalchemy.com and interact with them. Such services are often referred to as widgets, which are small elements placed on a website or app. They provide specific information or perform a particular function and often allow for user interaction.
This type of service might still collect web traffic data for the pages where the service is installed, even when Users do not use it.

Google Fonts (Google LLC)

Google Fonts is a typeface visualization service provided by Google LLC that allows vacationalchemy.com to incorporate content of this kind on its pages.

Personal Data processed: Trackers; Usage Data.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy.

Font Awesome (Fonticons, Inc. )

Font Awesome is a typeface visualization service provided by Fonticons, Inc. that allows vacationalchemy.com to incorporate content of this kind on its pages.

Personal Data processed: Trackers; Usage Data.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy.

This type of service allows Users to interact with third-party live chat platforms directly from the pages of vacationalchemy.com, in order to contact and be contacted by vacationalchemy.com‘s support service.
If one of these services is installed, it may collect browsing and Usage Data in the pages where it is installed, even if the Users do not actively use the service. Moreover, live chat conversations may be logged.

ActiveCampaign site messages (ActiveCampaign, Inc.)

The ActiveCampaign site messages is a service for interacting with the ActiveCampaign live chat platform provided by ActiveCampaign, Inc.

Personal Data processed: Data communicated while using the service; email address; Trackers; Usage Data.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy.

ClickDesk Widget (ClickDesk Inc.)

The ClickDesk Widget is a service for interacting with the ClickDesk live chat platform provided by ClickDesk Inc.

Personal Data processed: Data communicated while using the service; Trackers; Usage Data.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy.

This type of service allows the Owner to build user profiles by starting from an email address, a personal name, or other information that the User provides to vacationalchemy.com, as well as to track User activities through analytics features. This Personal Data may also be matched with publicly available information about the User (such as social networks’ profiles) and used to build private profiles that the Owner can display and use for improving vacationalchemy.com.
Some of these services may also enable the sending of timed messages to the User, such as emails based on specific actions performed on vacationalchemy.com.

ActiveCampaign (ActiveCampaign, Inc.)

ActiveCampaign is a User database management service provided by ActiveCampaign, Inc.

Personal Data processed: email address; Trackers; various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy.

Information on opting out of interest-based advertising

In addition to any opt-out feature provided by any of the services listed in this document, Users may learn more on how to generally opt out of interest-based advertising within the dedicated section of the Cookie Policy.

Cookie Policy

Vacationalchemy.com uses Trackers. To learn more, Users may consult the Cookie Policy.

Further Information for Users

The Owner may process Personal Data relating to Users if one of the following applies:

  • Users have given their consent for one or more specific purposes.
  • provision of Data is necessary for the performance of an agreement with the User and/or for any pre-contractual obligations thereof;
  • processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which the Owner is subject;
  • processing is related to a task that is carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of official authority vested in the Owner;
  • processing is necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by the Owner or by a third party.

In any case, the Owner will gladly help to clarify the specific legal basis that applies to the processing, and in particular whether the provision of Personal Data is a statutory or contractual requirement, or a requirement necessary to enter into a contract.

Unless specified otherwise in this document, Personal Data shall be processed and stored for as long as required by the purpose they have been collected for and may be retained for longer due to applicable legal obligation or based on the Users’ consent.

Therefore:

  • Personal Data collected for purposes related to the performance of a contract between the Owner and the User shall be retained until such contract has been fully performed.
  • Personal Data collected for the purposes of the Owner’s legitimate interests shall be retained as long as needed to fulfill such purposes. Users may find specific information regarding the legitimate interests pursued by the Owner within the relevant sections of this document or by contacting the Owner.

The Owner may be allowed to retain Personal Data for a longer period whenever the User has given consent to such processing, as long as such consent is not withdrawn. Furthermore, the Owner may be obliged to retain Personal Data for a longer period whenever required to fulfil a legal obligation or upon order of an authority.

Once the retention period expires, Personal Data shall be deleted. Therefore, the right of access, the right to erasure, the right to rectification and the right to data portability cannot be enforced after expiration of the retention period.

The rights of Users based on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Users may exercise certain rights regarding their Data processed by the Owner.

In particular, Users have the right to do the following, to the extent permitted by law:

  • Withdraw their consent at any time. Users have the right to withdraw consent where they have previously given their consent to the processing of their Personal Data.
  • Object to processing of their Data. Users have the right to object to the processing of their Data if the processing is carried out on a legal basis other than consent.
  • Access their Data. Users have the right to learn if Data is being processed by the Owner, obtain disclosure regarding certain aspects of the processing and obtain a copy of the Data undergoing processing.
  • Verify and seek rectification. Users have the right to verify the accuracy of their Data and ask for it to be updated or corrected.
  • Restrict the processing of their Data. Users have the right to restrict the processing of their Data. In this case, the Owner will not process their Data for any purpose other than storing it.
  • Have their Personal Data deleted or otherwise removed. Users have the right to obtain the erasure of their Data from the Owner.
  • Receive their Data and have it transferred to another controller. Users have the right to receive their