Privacy Policy

On this page we describe what personal information we collect and how we handle the information. You can always contact us for more information.

Statistics and Logs

Our site collects logs that contains, for example, the user's IP address, the time of the visit and information about the browser the user has used to access our site. Additonally, the log data include information about the user's location and pages he/she has requested. Such information will be kept confidential and not be disclosed to any third party unless required by authorities. The log data is also used to automatically generate usage statistics, of which an individual user is not identifiable. Log information can be used for investigative purposes in cases of a technical faults.

The site collects also statistics with Google Analytics (GA). GA is configured to anonymize IP addresses so that the original identifying address will not be disclosed to Google. GA provides statistical information about the use of the site where an individual user is not identifiable. Statistics will not be released to any third party.

Ads

Finnoy Travel serves personalised ads via Google Adsense network. During the first visit, the user will be asked for a consent to share data with advertisers and the given consent will be stored as a cookie. The information is not shared before a consent is given. The system defaults to rejection if no choice is made.

Please read more about the privacy of Google Adsense.

Personalised ads: Personalised ads will not be shown.

Make a new choice: Accept / reject personalised ads.

Comments on Articles and Contact Form

A user has an opportunity to comment on any article. The user may comment by providing his/her nickname, an email address, the comment itself, and a website name if any. These information will be published with the exception of the email address. The email address may be used to send automatic notifications about the comment approval/rejection and notifications about new comments. The email address will not be disclosed to any third party.

The Contact Us form asks also for personal information. The form generates an e-mail message to the web site administrators. The email address provided by the user will serve as the communication channel between the user and Finnoy Travel.

Cookies

The site uses cookies. Cookies are required for the normal operation of the Content Management System (CMS). The above-mentioned statistics and advertising tools set their own cookies that are essential for their operation.

Affiliate Marketing

The site has links to our partners' products and services.

When a user clicks a link, our partner or the partner network maintains data about the clicks to be able to calculate a possible commission. This requires often sending a cookie to the user, so that the commission can be targeted to the right place.

Email List

We keep an email list for our site visitors. The user may give us a permission to send newsletters related to our articles. The newsletters may include ads.

Email addresses will never be forwarded to any third party. We store and maintain the list ourselves.

User's Right to Data Deletion

The user has a right to request removal of his/her data from the system. For example, if you want us to remove your old comment/s, please contact us, and we will be happy to do so.

In order us to be able to delete information related to a specific user, the user must be able to identify him/herself. We record personal data as little as possible and also anonymise statistical data, so it may be that we have not anything to delete. However, please contact us, if you would like further clarification.

Security of the Data

The data is stored in databases that are protected by security measures. Finnoy Travel site administrators have access to these personal information by using their personal user accounts.