Privacy Policy

What Personal Information Does CruiseDirector.com Collect?

Price Alerts, Surveys, Contests, and Sweepstakes Information

Occasionally, CruiseDirector.com may offer our members and site visitors an opportunity to participate in a price alert, survey, contest, or sweepstakes. Information collected by CruiseDirector.com when you participate in a price alert, survey, contest or sweepstakes may include your full name, e-mail address, and street address. Subsequently, we may use your e-mail address to send you information about hot deals, contests, sweepstakes, surveys, promotions, or other travel opportunities offered by CruiseDirector.com, its sister companies, and its marketing partners.

However, you can ALWAYS opt out of receiving CruiseDirector.com communications by modifying your profile. Simply tell us you're not interested and you won't receive these messages from us again.

Cookies

"Cookies" are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer's hard drive. As a member or visitor to CruiseDirector.com you will be assigned a permanent cookie file on your computer's hard drive. You can always choose not to receive a cookie file by enabling your Web browser to refuse cookies or prompt you before accepting a cookie. By refusing to accept a cookie, however, you will not be able to access many travel services and planning tools offered by CruiseDirector.com.

When you access the Profile area of the CruiseDirector.com Web site, or use selected travel planning tools, CruiseDirector.com requires you to sign in as a member, using your email address and password. Once you sign in as a CruiseDirector.com member, we record the email address and the name on the member account in the cookie file on your computer. We may also record your password in this cookie file if you checked the box entitled "Save this password for automatic sign-in." Your email address, password, and the name on your member account is stored in the cookie file as encrypted data, so no one can view the information it contains by obtaining unauthorized access to your computer. Permanent cookie files remain on your computer's hard drive until you manually delete the file.

Sharing Your Information

CruiseDirector.com will sometimes share aggregated data with our service providers. This data does not contain any personal information and is used to develop featured programs and content that will be of interest to our members and site visitors.

Occasionally, CruiseDirector.com will hire a third party to act on our behalf for projects such as market research surveys and contest entry processing and will provide information to these third parties specifically for use in connection with these projects. The information we provide to such third parties is protected by a confidentiality agreement and is to be used solely for completing the specific project.

When required by law (e.g. court order or subpoena), we may disclose certain personal information.

In the event that CruiseDirector.com or certain of its assets are acquired, customer information may be of the transferred assets.