PonCou.com®, a brand of Travel Holdings, Inc., is committed to maintain security and confidentiality of the personal information gathered and used on the www.PonCou.com website (“hereinafter the Website”). This Privacy Statement covers www.PonCou.com.
Travel Holdings, Inc. is a licensee of the TRUSTe Privacy Program. TRUSTe is an independent, organization whose mission is to build user’s trust and confidence in the Internet by promoting the use of fair information practices. Because the Website wants to demonstrate its commitment to your privacy, it has agreed to disclose its information practices and have its privacy practices reviewed for compliance by TRUSTe. If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, you should first contact Travel Holdings, Inc.’s webmaster for PonCou.com at: firstname.lastname@example.org. If you do not receive acknowledgement of your inquiry or your inquiry has not been satisfactorily addressed, you should contact TRUSTe at http://watchdog.truste.com/pvr.php?page=complaint%26url TRUSTe will then serve as a liaison with us to resolve your concerns.
PonCou.com and its authorized technology, marketing and service providers may gather, store, and process personal information from the Website. Information Collected
PonCou.com collects information that you voluntarily provide to us on the Website. The types of personal identifying information (“PII”) that may be collected on the Website are customer name, names of companion travelers, mailing address, e-mail address, telephone number(s), date of birth, passport information, credit card and payment information, and weight. Non-personal data that you voluntarily provide to us may be collected on the Website during your usage of the site.
Children and individuals under 18 years of age are not permitted to register or make purchases on the Website.
Non-personal information may be linked to your PII, and provided to authorized third parties to improve the Website and service. These third parties may be located outside the USA.
PonCou.com may automatically collect statistics about your visit to the Website when you visit the Website without registering. This information does not identify you as an individual and it is intended to gather information about your visit to the Website. The types of information that may be collected include your IP address, pages visited on the Website, addresses of websites visited that are linked to the Website or with which we have a relationship, and similar information. This information is collected through the use of tracking technologies such as log files and web beacons.
Option to Control Information
PII does not have to be revealed when you visit the Website. Nevertheless, PonCou.com may collect data about your use of the Website; this data will be anonymous and will not be linked to any PII unless that information is provided voluntarily. This information is collected to help us improve the Website and service.
PII that you voluntarily provide to PonCou.com if or when you register with us can be edited or removed by accessing the Member section on the Website by logging into “My Account” and changing your personally identifying information. We may retain any travel records for six (6) months after a request for removal to ensure that the any existing travel arrangements are concluded and/or if we are legally required to retain the records. If you provide PonCou.com with additional PII, such as travel provider membership numbers or ticketing preferences, we may retain that information. This information may be edited or removed, as well. You may not be able to edit or remove data or information we collect from third parties. You can also send an email to email@example.com to have your PII changed.
Communications from the Site and How to Opt-out
You will receive transaction- or service-related communications from the Website when you use or purchase travel products and services through the Website. Additionally, you will receive promotional communications from us if you choose to receive these communications. You may choose at any time during the registration process to “opt-out” and choose not to receive promotional communications that PonCou.com feels may interest you. You may choose to unsubscribe and not receive future promotional communications by accessing the unsubscribe link on an email received from PonCou.com. You can also “opt-out” of receiving these newsletters by logging into your account and “opting-out” of receiving these newsletters.
If you choose to use our referral service to tell a friend about our site, we will ask you for your friend’s name and email address. We will automatically send your friend a one-time email inviting him or her to visit the site. PonCou.com does not store this information.
Blogs and Testimonials
If you comment to a blog or post a testimonial on the Website, you should be aware that any PII you submit can be read, collected, or used by other users on these forums, and the PII can be used to send you unsolicited messages. We are not responsible for, and will not protect, the privacy of the PII you choose to submit in these forums.
We use third parties to provide any credit card processing, email services, web-analytics, and live-chat services on the Website. When you sign up for these services, we will share your PII as necessary for the third party to provide the services. These third parties are prohibited from using your PII for any other purpose. We also have Widgets on the Website which support functions that require that you to disclose certain PII depending on your choice of participation. This information is collected in many different ways such as: forms, surveys, contests, forums, subscribing or unsubscribing to mailings and correcting or updating personally identifiable information, and are only used for the purpose in which they were collected.
Security and Confidentiality
The security of your PII is important to us. When you enter sensitive information such as a credit card number on our registration or order forms, we encrypt that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL). We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the PII submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. However, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your PII, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. When you click on any links on the Website, you thereby leave the Website and enter the website of a third party. Your visit to such third party website is governed by the privacy and security policies, if any, of those third party websites. PonCou.com is not responsible for security and confidentiality of your information on third party websites
We reserve the right to disclose your PII as required by law, when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process. In addition, PonCou.com may disclose certain information in cases of fraud or abuse of the Website. Changes to This Privacy Statement
Changes to this Privacy Statement may be made from time to time. If any change is unacceptable to you, you may edit or remove your information subject to the restrictions noted herein and/or change your opt-out preference. PonCou.com will inform you, either by email if you have registered on the Website or by means of a notice on the Website’s home page or another place we deem appropriate, of any material change to this Privacy Statement so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. We reserve the right to modify this Privacy Statement at any time, so please review it frequently.
If you would like to contact us regarding this Privacy Statement, you can reach us by our mailing address at:
Travel Holdings, Inc., Attn: Webmaster, 220 East Central Parkway, Suite 4000, Altamonte Springs, FL 32701,
or by email