Disclosure, Privacy Policy and Terms of Use

by Mark & Kristen Morgan

Hello! Welcome to the Where Are Those Morgans disclosure, privacy policy and terms of use page. These terms and conditions apply to your use of this Website. Please take a moment to read through this policy before you start click around and use this Site. We want to be completely transparent with you.

This website, found at https://www.wherearethosemorgans.com/ (“WATM”, “Website”, “We”, “Us”, “Blog”, “Site”) is governed by the following policies outlined on this page. Where Are Those Morgans has been created, written and is owned by Mark and Kristen Morgan.

This Website reserves the right to modify or replace this disclosure, privacy policy or terms of use at any time. If we do, we will let you know by revising the date of this policy (found immediately below). 

This entire policy is valid from 10 May 2020.

Disclosure

Wherearethosemorgans (dot) com is a for-profit Website/Blog used to inspire travel, photography and healthy lifestyles. This Site is intended for your personal non-commercial use. The information found on this Website aims to serve as an overview for matters of interest.

While we (Mark and Kristen Morgan) have a great deal of experience in these activities, we are not perfect. We do our best to fact check and verify any content produced on our Website. However, rules and regulations constantly change so please do your part to double check any information found on Wherearethosemorgans (dot) com before relying on it. 

Limitations of Liability and Indemnity

Our goal is to provide the best up to date information as possible. However, we cannot guarantee the same results when traveling to any locations or destinations discussed on our Website. We regularly update our content as necessary, but please understand this information is based on our personal experiences. These experiences will vary between individuals.

You acknowledge and agree Wherearethosemorgans (dot) com along with Mark and Kristen Morgan are not liable (under the law of contact, the law of torts or otherwise), directly or indirectly for any loss or injury caused in relation to any content, products or activities found on this Website or its social media channels.

Affiliate Marketing

In some cases, we will use affiliate links to recommend products or activities. This Site may engage in affiliate Marketing which is accomplished by embedding tracking links placed onto the Website. If you click on the link or make a purchase from one of these links, we may make a small commission at no extra cost to you. A cookie may also be placed on your browser to track these commission sales. 

Wherearethosemorgans (dot) com participates in the Amazon Services LLC Affiliates Program which is an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com along with affiliated sites. As part of participation in this program, we post customized links which have been provided by Amazon (dot) com to track referrals back to their website. This program may also use cookies to track visits for the purpose of assigning commission to these sales. 

Product Promotion

As we mentioned earlier, this is a for-profit Website. We may accept forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, affiliate links and other forms of compensation. This Blog also utilizes word of mouth marketing standards to promote products we personally use.

We will always be open and honest about this particular compensation in that these topics / posts will be identified as paid or sponsored content. Even though we may receive compensation for our content or advertisements, all opinions, experiences and writings found on this blog are entirely ours. We only work with brands we love and use ourselves. We would never promote or endorse a product / activity we do not believe in or wouldn’t do ourselves. 

Privacy Policy

Your privacy is very important to Wherearethosemorgans (dot) com. We want to give you a clear understanding of how we collect, use and protect your personal information. We do not sell or give away any of your personal information to other companies. 

By using the Site, you agree to be bound by this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Website.

What Information Do We Collect and How Do We Use It?

How Do We Collect You Information?

We collect information such as your name and email address when you voluntarily enter it into our Website. This includes signing up for our newsletter, commenting on a post, submitting a contact form or entering information on our site. With your permission, we may send you emails regarding updates, travel information and more.  Please note you can opt out at any time using the “unsubscribe” link.

We may automatically collect information regarding the device you are using, your IP address, referring website, pages views, length of stay, dates / times you accessed the Site, browser type and links clicked. 

How Your Information May Be Used:

  • To Operate and Maintain the Website
  • To Create Your Account 
  • To Monitor and Analyze Trends
  • To Respond to Comments and / or Inquiries
  • To Improve Our Services
  • To Provide Advertisements and Promotional Products
  • To Provide User Support
  • To Protect, Investigate and Deter against Unauthorized or Illegal Activity 

Our overall goal is to better serve you!

How Do We Protect Your Data?

Please understand no information transmitted over the internet can be guaranteed to be completely secure. At no time should you submit sensitive personal information to this Website. However, we will protect your personal information as best as possible. The transmission and exchange of information is carried out at your own risk.

We will not use or disclose information that could be used to identify an individual except to ensure the proper functioning of this Website and when the law requires us to do so.

Children’s Information

This Website does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 16. If a parent or guardian believes the Website has personally identifiable information of a child under the age of 16 in its database, please contact us immediately at [email protected] (dot) com. We will use our best efforts to remove such information from our records. 

Cookies

First, what are cookies? Cookies are small files of information that are stored on your computer by a Website or Service Provider. They are designed to record browsing history, log in information and web surfing history.

Similar to other websites, we use cookies to store visitor preferences, record user-specific information, manage advertisements and compile aggregate data about Site traffic or interactions. Personal information is not typically collected by cookies unless you have previously allowed cookies to link to this information. 

Third Party Cookies

Some content or applications, including advertisements, on our Site are served by third parties analytics. These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Users may, at any time, disable the use of cookies in your web browser. Since browsers can sometimes look different, please refer to your browsers user menu to learn the best way to disable and modify cookies to your preference. If you deactivate the setting of cookies in your internet browser, not all functions of our Website may be entirely accessible. 

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the Site, we collect the data shown in the comments form. The visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. This information is kept safe and never displayed publicly. We do not share any information you submit to third parties. Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Please be kind and courteous in the comments section. We reserve the right to edit and / or remove any comments which appear to be malicious, inappropriate, threatening and spam-worthy. Additionally, any individual who violates this comment policy will be permanently deleted and blocked.

External Web Sites

Please note this Website contains link to other external sources. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or terms of use for other Websites as these are separate and independent. We have no responsibility or liability for the content and activity on these third party Sites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of each Website that may be collecting personal information.

However, we constantly seek to protect the integrity of our Site and welcome any feedback for external Sites. Our contact information can be found on the bottom of this page. 

Newsletter

On the Website, you may subscribe to our newsletter, which may be utilized for advertising purposes. All newsletters sent may contain tracking pixels. The pixels are embedded in emails and allows for an analysis of the success in online marketing campaigns. Because of the tracking pixels, we may see if and when you open an email as well as the links you click within the email. This also allows the Website to adapt the content of future newsletters to the interests of the user. This behavior will not be passed on to third parties. 

Remarketing Advertising

On occasion, this Website may engage in remarketing efforts with third-party companies like Google, Facebook or Instagram in order to promote the Website. These companies may use cookies to serve ads based on an individual’s visit on the Website. 

Rights Related to Your Personal Information

Opt-Out: You may opt-out (unsubscribe) of future newsletters and email communications by clicking on the “unsubscribe link” in our emails. You may also notify us at [email protected] (dot) com to be removed from our emailing list.

Access: You may access personal information we may have on you by submitting a request to us at [email protected] (dot) com.

Amend / Update: You may contact us at [email protected] (dot) com to amend or updates your personal information. 

Forget: In certain situations, you may request that we erase or forget your personal data. To do so, please submit a request to [email protected] (dot) com. 

Please note we may need to retain certain information for record keeping purposes or to complete transactions which may be required by law. 

Terms of Use

By using the Site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Website.

Intellectual Property Rights

Where Are Those Morgans including original content and photos are owned by Where Are Those Morgans (Mark and Kristen Morgan). This material, along with content presented on corresponding social media channels, are protected by all applicable intellectual property rights, trademark laws and other laws both in the United States and other countries. 

Any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited other than the following:

  • You may use one or two photos from Where Are Those Morgans with proper credit and a link back to Wherearethosemorgans.com.
  • You may print, download or share one copy of the individual materials found on this Website for your personal and non-commercial use only on the condition. You agree not to change or delete any copyright or proprietary notices from the Site or these documents.

You may not, except with our written permission, distribute, re-post or use our content in any way on both written content as well as media (including email and other electronic means).

The use of bulk photos is absolutely prohibited. Please contact Mark and Kristen Morgan at [email protected] (dot) com if you want to use more than two photos.

Acceptable Use

You may not use this Website in any way that may cause damage or impairments to the availability or accessibility to this Website. Additionally, you may not use this Website to copy, store, host, transmit, use, publish, distribute or send any material which may be linked to (or consists of) spyware, computer virus or other malicious computer software. 

Contact Information

If you still have questions or comments after reading through these policies, please email Mark and Kristen Morgan at [email protected] for further inquiries.

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