Privacy Policy - GDPR Compliant

The Travel Gals (“Company,” “we,” or “us”) respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it
through this Privacy Policy.

This Privacy Policy governs your access to and use of including any content,
functionality and services offered on or through (the "Website"), whether as a
guest or a registered user.

When accessing the Website, the Company will learn certain information about you, both automatically
and through voluntary actions you may take, during your visit. This policy applies to information we
collect on the Website and in email, text, or other electronic messages between you and the Website.

Please read the Privacy Policy carefully before you start to use the Website. By using the Website or by
clicking to accept or agree to the Terms of Use when this option is made available to you, you accept
and agree to be bound and abide by the Privacy Policy. If you do not want to agree to the Privacy
Policy, you must not access or use the Website.

Children Under The Age Of 18

Our Website is not intended for children under 18 years of age. No one under age 18 may provide any
information to or on the Website. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under
18. If you are under 18, do not use or provide any information on this Website or on or through any of
its features/register on the Website, make any purchases through the Website, use any of the
interactive or public comment features of this Website or provide any information about yourself to us,
including your name, address, telephone number, email address, or any screen name or user name
you may use.

If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 18 without verification
of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or
about a child under 18, please contact us at

Information We Collect About You

When you access the Website, the Company will learn certain information about you during your visit.

Information You Provide To Us. The Website provides various places for users to provide information.
We collect information that users provide by filling out forms on the Website, communicating with us via
contact forms, responding to surveys, providing comments or other feedback, and providing information
when ordering a product or service via the Website.

We use information you provide to us to deliver the requested product and/or service, to improve our
overall performance, and to provide you with offers, promotions, and information that you have

Information We Collect Through Automatic Data Collection Technology. As you navigate through our
Website, we may use automatic data collection technologies including Google Analytics to collect
certain information about your equipment, browsing actions, and patterns. This will generally include
information about your location, your traffic pattern through our website, and any communications
between your computer and our Website.  

The information we collect automatically is used for statistical data and will not include personal
information. We use this data to improve our Website and our service offerings. To the extent that you
voluntarily provide personal information to us, our systems will associate the automatically collected
information with your personal information.

Use of Cookies And Pixels

Similar to other commercial websites, our website utilizes a standard technology called “cookies” and
server logs to collect information about how our site is used

A cookie is a very small text document, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier. When you
visit a website, that site’s computer asks your computer for permission to store this file in a part of your
hard drive specifically designated for cookies. Each website can send its own cookie to your browser if
your browser’s preferences allow it, but (to protect your privacy) your browser only permits a website to
access the cookies it has already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by other sites.

The Company reserves the right to use technological equivalents of cookies, including social media
pixels. These pixels allow social media sites to track visitors to outside websites so as to tailor
advertising messages users see while visiting that social media website. The Company reserves the
right to use these pixels in compliance with the policies of the various social media sites.​

Third Party Use Of Cookies

Some content or applications, including advertisements, on the Website are served by third-parties,
including advertisers, ad networks and servers, content providers, and application providers. These
third parties may use cookies alone or in conjunction with web beacons or other tracking technologies
to collect information about you when you use our website. The information they collect may be
associated with your personal information or they may collect information, including personal
information, about your online activities over time and across different websites and other online
services. They may use this information to provide you with interest-based (behavioral) advertising or
other targeted content.

We do not control these third parties' tracking technologies or how they may be used. If you have any
questions about an advertisement or other targeted content, you should contact the responsible
provider directly.

Email Information

If you choose to correspond with us through email, we may retain the content of your email messages
together with your email address and our responses. We provide the same protections for these
electronic communications that we employ in the maintenance of information received online, mail, and
telephone. This also applies when you register for our website, sign up through any of our forms using
your email address or make a purchase on this site. For further information see the email policies below.

Email Policies

We are committed to keeping your e-mail address confidential. We do not sell, rent, or lease our
subscription lists to third parties, and will not disclose your email address to any third parties except as
allowed in the section titled Disclosure of Your Information.

We will maintain the information you send via e-mail in accordance with applicable federal law.

In compliance with the CAN-SPAM Act, all e-mails sent from our organization will clearly state who the e-
mail is from and provide clear information on how to contact the sender. In addition, all e-mail messages
will also contain concise information on how to remove yourself from our mailing list so that you receive
no further e-mail communication from us.

Our emails provide users the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us and our
partners by reading the unsubscribe instructions located at the bottom of any e-mail they receive from
us at anytime.

Users who no longer wish to receive our newsletter or promotional materials may opt-out of receiving
these communications by clicking on the unsubscribe link in the e-mail.

​How And Why We Collect Information

The Company collects your information in order to record and support your participation in the activities
you select. If you register to download a book or resources, sign up for our newsletter, and/or purchase
a product from us, we collect your information. We use this information to track your preferences and to
keep you informed about the products and services you have selected to receive and any related
products and/or services. As a visitor to this Website, you can engage in most activities without
providing any personal information. It is only when you seek to download resources and/or register for
services that you are required to provide information.

If you are outside the European Union and opt to receive any free resources, or purchase any products
sold by the Company on this Website, we may enroll ​you to receive our free email newsletter. If you do
not wish to receive this newsletter, you can unsubscribe anytime. We include an “unsubscribe” link at
the bottom of every email newsletter we send. If you ever have trouble unsubscribing, you can send an
email to requesting to unsubscribe from future emails.

If you are in the European Union and opt to receive any free resources, or purchase any products sold
by the Company on this Website, we will only enroll ​you to receive our free email newsletter if you
affirmatively consent to it. If you do not wish to receive this newsletter, you can unsubscribe anytime.
We include an “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of every email newsletter we send. If you ever have
trouble unsubscribing, you can send an email to  requesting to
unsubscribe from future emails.

How Do We Use the Information That You Provide to Us?

We use our Website for purposes of presenting its contents to you, providing you with information,
providing you with offers for products and services, providing customer service, and making available
other items and services to our customers and prospective customers.

From time-to-time, we may make you offers to purchase products and services provided by third parties
in exchange for a commission to be paid to us by such third parties. Should you opt to take part in such
promotions, the third parties will receive your information.

Disclosure Of Your Information

As a general rule, we do not sell, rent, lease or otherwise transfer any information collected whether
automatically or through your voluntary action.

We may disclose your personal information to our subsidiaries, affiliates, and service providers for the
purpose of providing our services to you.

We may disclose your personal information to a third party, including a lawyer or collection agency,
when necessary to enforce our terms of service or any other agreement between you and the Company.

We may disclose information when legally compelled to do so, in other words, when we, in good faith,
believe that the law requires it or for the protection of our legal rights or when compelled by a court or
other governmental entity to do so.

How Do We Protect Your Information and Secure Information Transmissions?

We employ commercially reasonable methods to ensure the security of the information you provide to
us and the information we collect automatically. This includes using standard security protocols and
working only with reputable third-party vendors.

Email is not recognized as a secure medium of communication. For this reason, we request that you do
not send private information to us by email. However, doing so is allowed, but at your own risk.

The Company may use software programs to create summary statistics, which are used for such
purposes as assessing the number of visitors to the different sections of our site, what information is of
most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance
or problem areas.

For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, the Company
uses software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change
information, or otherwise cause damage.

Policy Changes

It is our policy to post any changes we make to our privacy policy on this page. If we make material
changes to how we treat our users' personal information, we will notify you by email to the email
address specified in your account and/or through a notice on the Website home page. The date the
privacy policy was last revised is identified at the bottom of the page. You are responsible for ensuring
we have an up-to-date active and deliverable email address for you, and for periodically visiting our
Website and this privacy policy to check for any changes.

Visitors’ GDPR Rights

If you are within the European Union, you are entitled to certain information and have certain rights
under the General Data Protection Regulation. Those rights include:

We will retain the any information you choose to provide to us until the earlier of: (a) you asking us to
delete the information, (b) our decision to cease using our existing data providers, or (c) the Company
decides that the value in retaining the data is outweighed by the costs of retaining it.

You have the right to request access to your data that the Company stores and the rights to either
rectify or erase your personal data.

You have the right to seek restrictions on the processing of your data.

You have the right to object to the processing of your data and the right to the portability of your data.

To the extent that you provided consent to the Company’s processing of your personal data, you have
the right to withdraw that consent at any time, without affecting the lawfulness of processing based upon
consent that occurred prior to your withdrawal of consent.

You have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority that has jurisdiction over issues
related to the General Data Protection Regulation.

We require only the information that is reasonably required to enter into a contract with you. We will not
require you to provide consent for any unnecessary processing as a condition of entering into a
contract with us.

We use your personal data to make the following automated decisions:
An alert will come to us via email that you have requested information from us through the use of our
"Contact Us" page on our website or via the sign up link to receive our newsletter.

Contact Us

The Company welcomes your questions or comments regarding the Privacy Policy:

The Travel Gals
PO Box 1295
Shingle Springs, CA 95682

Email Address:

Effective as of  May 25, 2018