Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

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Terms of Use

Visitors who use this Site and rely on any information on this Site do so at their own risk.

The materials contained on Thehealthierexplorer.com (“The Healthier Explorer”) are provided “as is” for general information purposes only and do not claim to be or constitute legal or other professional or medical advice. The information shall not be relied upon as such and Thehealthierexplorer.com makes no warranties, express or implied, about the content on this site. The Healthier Explorer does not accept any responsibility for any loss which may arise from accessing or reliance on the information on this website. To the fullest extent permitted by law, we exclude all liability for loss or damages direct or indirect arising from use of this site.

The Healthier Explorer is the owner of all intellectual property and materials published rights throughout the site. All such rights are reserved.

All images appearing on the The Healthier Explorer web site are the exclusive property of The Healthier Explorer and may not be reproduced, modified, copied, transmitted or manipulated without the written permission The Healthier Explorer, except as permitted under the doctrine of fair use.

No materials contained on The Healthier Explorer can be downloaded or used for commercial purposes without obtaining a license to do so from The Healthier Explorer. Any of the material on the website may be out of date at any given time, and The Healthier Explorer is under no obligation to update such material, but will use reasonable efforts to ensure that information is updated, accurate and relevant.

The material displayed on The Healthier Explorer is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we, and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with our site or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of our site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation any liability for: (a) loss of revenue or income; (b) loss of business; (c) loss of anticipated savings; (d) loss of data; (e) loss of goodwill.

The Healthier Explorer will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by virus attack to The Healthier Explorer or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.

Where The Healthier Explorer contains outbound links to other third party websites, these are intended for information only. The Healthier Explorer has no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accepts no responsibility for any loss or damage that may arise from the use of them.

If you have any concerns about material that appears on this site please contact me at thehealthierexplorer@gmail.com.

Affiliates Disclosure

In some instances, I may include affiliate links in posts where I make recommendations, including specific foods, snacks, gear, tours, or activities. If you purchase something through one of my affiliate links, I receive a percentage of its price as a commission, which helps me pay for the cost of maintaining the site. These links are always disclosed. Your help is appreciated!

Partnerships Disclosure

The Healthier Explorer occasionally works with travel brands, tourism boards, food brands or other brands in order to experience and promote specific destinations, tours, activities, accommodations, gear, food events etc. I may receive compensation as part of these partnerships, which can take the form of cash, credit, or free activities, tours, gear, accommodation, flights, etc. These partnerships are always disclosed.

 

Privacy Policy

The Healthier Explorer respects and recognizes the importance of your privacy rights.

This policy explains how we collect, use, retain and disclose the personal information that you provide us through the Site or our affiliate websites, or through the course of our other business dealings with you.

Please note that the Site contains links to other third party websites that are not operated by us. This policy does not apply to such third-party websites and we are not responsible for the content on those websites or their privacy practices. We encourage you to review the terms of use and privacy policies of every website you visit.

In addition, please note that your personal information may be processed in the country in which it was collected, and in other countries including Canada and/or the United States, where laws regarding processing of personal information may be less stringent than other countries.

Please read this statement carefully and if you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, which may be revised and updated online from time-to-time, please discontinue your use of this Site. Your continued use of the Site indicates your acceptance of this policy, as it may be revised from time-to-time.

“Personal Information” for the purposes of privacy law is information about an identifiable individual, such as their name, address, telephone number and email address. Personal Information does not include aggregated information that is anonymous, such as the type of browser you are using, or other non-personally identifiable information.

What happens to your information? 

When you purchase something from the Site’s store, as part of the buying and selling process, we collect the personal information you give us such as your name, address and email address. When you browse our store, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address in order to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system. If you are interested in subscribing to a Site newsletter (e.g. The Exploreletters), we will collect your name and email address.

There are other types of non-personally identifiable information that we may collect on the Site.
The Site uses “cookies”. A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s computer about their usage patterns. The use of cookies and similar technologies allows us to identify repeat users, collect non-personal demographic information, and also administer and make improvements to the Site. You may instruct your browser to disable cookies for greater privacy however some services on the Site may not function as well if you do so.

In addition, we may also collect search queries that are typed into the Site’s search engine and retain them in anonymous form.

How do we collect, use, protect and disclose your Personal Information?

The Site requires your consent to collect, use or disclose your Personal Information, subject to certain exceptions in law.

Collection:  We typically collect your Personal Information when you subscribe to our newsletters or submit an inquiry through the “Contact Me” form on the Site. If you are one of our business partners, we may also obtain Personal Information about you from other sources, e.g., from your business partners or other individuals within your company, or third party representatives or government agencies.

Use: On the Site: We may use your Personal Information to send you our monthly newsletters; to conduct or administer contests or other promotions in which you have participated; respond to inquiries that you make through the Site; to receive feedback and make improvements to the Site; and to maintain a database of client information. In accordance with applicable anti-spam laws, we will only use your Personal Information for marketing purposes with your prior consent. If you subscribed to one of the Site’s newsletters and no longer wish to receive it, you may unsubscribe at any time by following the “unsubscribe” instructions in our emails. If you have any questions or concerns about your unsubscribe request, you may contact me at thehealthierexplorer@gmail.com.

Protection: The Site has a number of policies and procedures in place to protect your Personal Information. Despite our best efforts, Internet or wireless transmissions are never completely private or secure. In that respect, you hereby acknowledge and accept the potential risk of inadvertent disclosure due to any such disclosure beyond our reasonable control. In addition, please note some of our service providers may be located in countries where authorized government officials may lawfully be able to access your Personal Information without your knowledge or consent pursuant to the laws of such countries.

Disclosure: The Site may disclose your Personal Information to our subsidiary and affiliate companies and to third parties who provides services or perform functions on our behalf, including: support services, website services, contest administrators, and processors of credit card or online payments. We will only disclose your Personal Information to the extent necessary for these third parties to provide these specific services. Other than for the specific purposes set out in this Privacy Policy, we will not disclose your Personal Information to any third party companies unless we obtain your prior consent or are legally compelled to do so.

Privacy of Minors

The Site recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy interests of children and we encourage parents and guardians to take an active role in their children’s online activities and interests. The Site is not intended for children under the age of majority in their province or territory of residence and we do not knowingly collect Personal Information from minors.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it. If the Site is acquired or merged with another company, your information may be transferred to the new owners so that we may continue to sell products to you.