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Terms and Conditions, Privacy Policy, Disclosures

Last updated: April 2, 2024

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Disclaimers

All the information on this website is published in good faith and for general information purpose only. TravelingPies.com does not make any warranties about the completeness, reliability and accuracy of this information. Any action you take upon the information you find on this website (TravelingPies.com), is strictly at your own risk. TravelingPies.com will not be liable for any losses and/or damages in connection with the use of our website.

From our website, you can visit other websites by following hyperlinks to such external sites. While we strive to provide only quality links to useful and ethical websites, we have no control over the content and nature of these sites. These links to other websites do not imply a recommendation for all the content found on these sites. Site owners and content may change without notice and may occur before we have the opportunity to remove a link which may have gone ‘bad’.

Please be also aware that when you leave our website, other sites may have different privacy policies and terms which are beyond our control. Please be sure to check the Privacy Policies of these sites as well as their “Terms of Service” before engaging in any business or uploading any information.

Disclosures

TravelingPies.com is a blog written and edited by Wendy Garcia and Sarah Garcia. For questions about this blog, please contact us at .

This blog may generate revenue through products for purchase, donations, affiliate commissions, cash advertising, sponsorship, or other forms of compensation.

The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely our own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.

This blog does not contain any content which might present a conflict of interest.

Consent

By using our website, you hereby consent to our disclaimers, disclosures, and agree to our terms and conditions as well as our privacy and cookie policies, found below.

Terms and Conditions ("Terms")

Please read these Terms and Conditions ("Terms", "Terms and Conditions") carefully before using the TravelingPies.com website (the "Service") operated by TravelingPies.com ("us", "we", or "our").

Your access to and use of the Service is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users and others who access or use the Service.

By accessing or using the Service you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of the terms then you may not access the Service.

Acceptance of the Terms of Use.

TravelingPies (“us”, “we”, or “our”) maintains the website TravelingPies.com (including any content, functionality and services offered on or through such websites, “Website”, or “Site”). We provide access to information through our website and we may provide the ability to use certain functionalities of the Site or provide services of various kinds (the “Services”).

Your access to and use of the Website is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. Whether by using the Website, or by clicking to accept or agree to the Terms of Use when this option is made available to you, you accept and agree to be bound and abide by these Terms of Use. These Terms apply to all visitors, users and others who access or use the Website.

If you do not want to agree to these Terms of Use, you must not access or use the Website.

Changes of Terms and Services.

We may revise, modify, or replace the Terms of Use at our sole discretion. Changes are effective immediately when we post them, but are not retroactive. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of revised Terms of Use means that you accept and agree to the changes. You must check this page frequently so that you are aware of any changes, and immediately discontinue access or use of the Website if you do not want to agree to the revised Terms of Use.

We reserve the right to withdraw or amend this Website, and any product or material we provide on the Website, in our sole discretion without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason all or any part of the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. We will not be liable if for any reason all or any part of a purchase can not be completed due to third-party error, maintenance, or any other restriction for any reason. Efforts may be made to refund at our discretion.

To access the Website, some of the resources it offers, or in order to complete purchases you may be asked to provide certain order details, address and payment details, or other information. You must provide information that is correct, current and complete. We will not be liable for errors.

Changes will be at our sole discretion.

Products and Services.

If you wish to purchase any product or service made available through the Service ("Purchase"), you may be asked to supply certain information relevant to your Purchase including, without limitation, your name, email, address, and other relevant information.

Products may be sold through a third-party and are therefore subject to that party’s Return Policy and Terms and Conditions.

All digital products purchased through TravelingPies.com are non-refundable and may not be returned.

All of our products (including our posts, printables, and merchandise) are for personal use only and may not be altered, re-sold, or redistributed.

Some parts of the Service may be billed on a subscription basis ("Subscription(s)") through Patreon, a third-party service, and is therefore subject to Patreon’s Terms and Conditions.

We reserve the right at any time to modify or discontinue the Service (or any part or content thereof) without notice at any time.

We shall not be liable to you or to any third-party for any modification, price change, suspension or discontinuance of the Service. Prices for our products and services are subject to change without notice.

We reserve the right, but are not obligated, to limit the sales of our products or Services to any person, geographic region or jurisdiction. We may exercise this right on a case-by-case basis. We reserve the right to limit the quantities of any products or services that we offer. All descriptions of products or product pricing are subject to change at any time without notice, at the sole discretion of us. We reserve the right to discontinue any product at any time. Any offer for any product or service made on this site is void where prohibited. We do not warrant that the quality of any products, services, information, or other material purchased or obtained by you will meet your expectations, or that any errors in the Service will be corrected.

We reserve the right to refuse any order you place with us. We may, in our sole discretion, limit or cancel quantities purchased per person, per household or per order. In the event that we make a change to or cancel an order, we may attempt to notify you by contacting the e‑mail and/or billing address/phone number provided at the time the order was made.

 

Newsletter and Social Media Competitions.
These terms and conditions apply to contests organized by or on behalf of the Promoter, conducted through various social media platforms, email campaigns, or on its website. These terms apply in addition and subject to any specific terms identified on our website or platform for the specific contest. In the event of any conflict, the specific terms on the website or platform shall prevail.
  • Participants must be aged 18 or over.
  • Employees of TravelingPies and their immediate families, their agents, or anyone professionally connected with the competition are not entitled to participate.
  • Winners of any and all previous contests are not eligible to participate in future competitions.
  • Competition is free to enter, and no purchase is necessary to take part.
  • Only one entry per person.
  • Void where prohibited by law.
  • Participants must engage with the post or contest in line with the details in the caption.
  • The winner will receive the prize stated in the social media post or email campaign. Any taxes, expenses or other costs incurred that are incidental to the fulfillment of the prize are the responsibility of the winner.
  • The winner will be notified via email or social media within seven days of the closing date. If the winner cannot be contacted or does not claim the prize within seven days of notification, the Promoter reserves the right to withdraw the prize from the winner.
  • The Promoter will randomly select the winner by computer process, within 24 hours after the deadline, from all valid and correct entries received.
  • Proof of sending is not proof of receipt and the Promoter does not accept any responsibility for the non-receipt or the late receipt of message due to network failure. No applications from third parties, organized groups or applications automatically generated by computer will be accepted. No incomplete or corrupted entries will be accepted.
  • Prizes are non-exchangeable, non-transferable and cannot be exchanged for a cash alternative.
  • The Promoter reserves the right to replace the prize with an alternative prize of equal or higher value if circumstances beyond the Promoter’s control make it necessary to do so.
  • Participants will be deemed to have accepted these rules and to agree to be bound by them upon entry. The Promoter reserves the right to refuse entry or refuse to award the prize to anyone in breach of these terms and conditions.
  • The Promoter’s decision regarding any aspect of the competition is final and binding. No correspondence will be entered into. The Promoter is not responsible for any third party acts or omissions.
  • The Promoter reserves the right to withdraw, cancel, suspend or amend any elements of the competition where it becomes necessary to do so.
  • To the extent that elements of the prize(s) are being provided by a third party, the personal data of the winner(s) may be passed on to that third party for the purpose of prize fulfillment.
It is at the sole discretion of the Promoter of the contest to determine if the winner has not met the rules.

This promotion is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by or associated with Twitter, Google, Amazon, and/or Apple.

Promoter: TravelingPies

Limitation Of Liability.
Use of our service and the site is at your own risk. In no event will we or our affiliates be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, consequential or special damages in connection with these terms, including but not limited to damages for personal injury, pain and suffering, emotional distress, loss or revenue, loss of profits, loss of business or anticipated savings, loss of use, loss of goodwill or loss or data, whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable. The foregoing does not affect any liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law. In no event will our aggregate liability to you for any and all claims arising in connection with these terms exceed one dollar (U.S. $1.00). You acknowledge that this limitation of liability is an essential term between you and us relating to the provision of the site and the service to you, and we would not provide the site or service to you without this limitation.

Prohibited Uses.
You may use the Website only for lawful purposes and in accordance with these Terms of Use. You agree not to use the Website: In any way that violates any applicable federal, state, local or international law or regulation (including, without limitation, any laws regarding the export of data or software to and from the US or other countries).

In addition to other prohibitions as set forth in the Terms of Service, you are prohibited from using the site, its content, or any related services: (a) if you are a minor in the jurisdiction in which you reside or if you do not have the legal capacity to agree to comply with these Terms of Use; (b) in any way that to disparage, tarnish, or otherwise harm, in our opinion, us and/or the Site; (c) to infringe upon or violate our intellectual property rights or the intellectual property rights of others; (d) to harass, abuse, defame, slander, intimidate, or otherwise harm another person; (e) to make improper use of our support services or submit false reports of abuse or misconduct; (f) ​​to upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or may be used in any way that will affect the functionality or operation of the Service or of any related website, other websites, or the Internet; (g) to spam, phish, pharm, pretext, spider, crawl, or scrape; or (h) for any obscene or immoral purpose.

 

Copyright.

The images and content of TravelingPies.com are protected by copyright laws. DO NOT distribute or copy the content found within this blog without written permission. DO NOT edit or remove watermarks from any image. Images may NOT be used for any advertising purposes.

If you would like to share an image, pick ONE IMAGE only and provide a direct link to its original post.

If linking to any of our printables only link to our blog post, not the printable link. All of our printables are for personal use only and may not be altered, re-sold, or redistributed.

For questions contact us at .

 

Trademarks.
TravelingPies, and all related names, graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts, product and service names, designs and slogans included in or made available through TravelingPies are trademarks of TravelingPies. You must not use such marks in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits TravelingPies.

All other trademarks not owned by TravelingPies that appear in any TravelingPies service are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by TravelingPies.

We are not a subsidiary or business partner to any other companies or corporations. Any similarities or likeness in branding, theme colors, logo, content, or other design and creative content is unintentional and should not be misconstrued as a claim of connection or representation of any other company or corporation.

Use of Third-Party Offerings.

Links To Other Web Sites

Our Service may contain links to third-party web sites or services that are not owned or controlled by TravelingPies.com.

TravelingPies.com has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party web sites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that TravelingPies.com shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such web sites or services.

You may be able to access websites, content or services provided by third-parties through links that are made available on the Site. Additionally, from time to time we may refer you to one or more of our business partners who make available products or services through their respective websites or by other means (e.g., by mail or otherwise). We refer to all such websites, content, services and products as “Third-Party Offerings.” For example, we may permit third parties to advertise their products and services on the Site or any and all related social media accounts, and those advertisements may contain links to the website(s) of the advertisers. Unless we otherwise inform you on the Site, your use of such Third-Party Offerings is not ordinarily required in order to access and/or use the Services. If you elect to use such Third-Party Offerings, you understand that your use of them will be subject to any terms and conditions required by the applicable third-party provider(s). You understand that we are not the provider of, and are not responsible for, any such Third-Party Offerings and that these Terms do not themselves grant you any rights to access, use or purchase any Third-Party Offerings. You further acknowledge and agree that NewFindsBuzz shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such web sites or services. We strongly advise you to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any third-party web sites or services that you visit.

Furthermore, Third-Party Offerings posted on the Site and through the Services (such as listings for free or discounted digital books) are subject to change at any time, with or without notice from the Third Party. We do not guarantee that any Third-Party Offer we publish will be available from the Third Party by the time you try to take advantage of that offer, and certain offers may not be available at all to you if you are trying to access them from outside the United States. Because Third-Party Offers are often only available for a limited time, we recommend you verify that the offer is still available with the Third-Party before trying to take advantage of the offer.

No Warranties.
The service and the site, and all information, content, materials and services related to the foregoing are provided “as is.” To the fullest extent permissible under applicable law, we and our affiliates disclaim all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, any warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, non-infringement, non-interference, system integration and accuracy of data. Applicable law may not allow the exclusion of certain implied warranties, so the above exclusion may not apply to you. We and our affiliates do not warrant that your use of the service will be uninterrupted, error-free or virus free. The submission of any personal content and the download or upload of any material through the service and/or site is done at your own discretion and risk. You will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that may result from the download or upload of any such material or from reliance upon the services, and you are advised to maintain offline backup copies of all personal content. We are not the provider of, and make no warranties with respect to, any third-party offerings. We do not guarantee the security of any information transmitted to or from the site; and you agree to assume the security risk for any information you provide using the service.

No representation or warranty is made that the services provide comprehensive or accurate information. Fulfillment of services does not constitute an endorsement of any and all contents and/or products marketed through our services using our Website, newsletter, or associated social media platforms. We reserve the right to filter, modify or remove content, media, information or any other material from the services and from the output of the services.

Indemnification.
You agree to indemnify, hold harmless and, at our option, defend our company (including our affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers and any third-party information providers) from and against all damages liabilities, and expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from any violation of these terms.

Termination.
We may terminate or suspend access to our Service immediately, without prior notice or liability, for any reason whatsoever, including without limitation if you breach the Terms.

All provisions of the Terms which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.

 

 

Privacy and Cookie Policies & Disclosures

 

What information do we collect?

Information You Provide.
When you use our services, subscribe to our newsletter, respond to a survey, fill out a form, send us an email, post on our website or blog, or communicate with us in any way, you may be supplying information that we collect. That information may include your IP address, name, physical address, email address, phone number, credit card information, operating system, as well as details like gender, occupation, location, birth date, purchase history, and other demographic information. By giving us this information, you consent to your information being collected, used, disclosed, transferred to servers and stored by us.

Some information may be stored using third party services. We use Stripe for payment processing. This payment processor adheres to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of payment information.

Cookies and Tracking.
When you visit our website or associated internet assets, we may store “cookies,” “tags,” or “scripts,” which are strings of code, on your computer. We and our analytics Service Providers (such as Google) use those cookies to collect information about your visit and your use of our website or services. You may turn off cookies that have been placed on your computer by following the instructions on your browser, but if you block cookies, it may be more difficult (or impossible) to use some aspects of our website or services.

Web Beacons.
When we send emails, we may track behavior such as who opened the emails and who clicked the links. We do that to measure the performance of our email campaigns and to improve our service. To do this, we may include a single-pixel image, also called web beacons, in emails we send. Web beacons allow us to collect information about when you open the email, your IP address, your browser or email client type, and other similar details.

Use and Disclosure of Your Personal Information

We may use and disclose your Personal Information only as follows:

  • To promote the use of our services; to administer a contest, promotion, informational newsletter, survey or other site feature; or to improve our website and its services. For example, if you leave your personal information when you visit our website, we may send you an email with more information about our services. If you use any of our services, and we think you might benefit from using other or additional services that we may offer, we may send you an email about it. You can stop receiving our promotional emails by following the unsubscribe instructions included in every email we send.
  • To bill and collect money owed to us. This includes sending you emails, invoices, receipts, notices of delinquency, and alerting you if we need a different credit card number. We use third parties for PCI-secure credit card transaction processing, and we send billing information to those third parties to process your orders and credit card payments.
  • To communicate with you about your account and provide customer support.
  • To enforce compliance with our various legal agreements and applicable law.
  • To protect the rights and safety of our customers and third parties, as well as our own.
  • To meet legal requirements like complying with court orders, valid discovery requests, valid subpoenas, and other appropriate legal mechanisms.
  • To provide information to representatives and advisors, like attorneys and accountants, to help us comply with legal, accounting, or security requirements.
  • To prosecute and defend a court, arbitration, or similar legal proceeding.
  • To provide, support, and improve the services that we offer. This includes aggregating information from your use of the services and sharing such aggregated Information with third parties.
  • To transfer your information in the case of a sale, merger, consolidation, liquidation, reorganization, or acquisition. In that event, any acquirer will be subject to our obligations under this Privacy Policy, including your rights to access and choice. We’ll notify you of the change either by sending you an email or posting a notice on our Website.
We retain your information for as long as your account is active, or as long as needed to provide you services and promotion, or until otherwise notified. We may also retain and use your information in order to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, prevent abuse, and enforce our legal agreements.

Public Information and Third Parties.
Any information you include in a comment on our Website may be read, collected, and used by anyone. Our websites may include links to other websites, whose privacy practices may be different from our own. If you submit personal information to any of those sites, your information is governed by their privacy policies. We encourage you to read carefully the privacy policy of any website you visit.

Our websites may also include social media features. These features may collect information about your IP address and which page you’re visiting on our site, and they may set a cookie to make sure the feature functions properly. Social media features and widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our site. We also maintain presences on social media platforms like Twitter.

Any information, communications, or materials you submit to us via a social media platform is done at your own risk without any expectation of privacy. We cannot control the actions of other users of these platforms or the actions of the platforms themselves. Your interactions with those features and platforms are governed by the privacy policies of the companies that provide them.

If it is necessary to provide you something you’ve requested or won, like enable a service that you have requested or send a gift card, then we may share your personal information with that service provider for that purpose. We’ll tell you we’re working with a service provider whenever reasonably possible, and you may request at any time the name of our service providers.

Third Party Affiliations and Advertisements.
TravelingPies hopes to become (will update) a participant in the affiliate program for Amazon, Booking.com, and more.

An affiliate advertising program is designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to specific companies. This means if you click on a link provided and go on to purchase a product using that affiliate link, we may receive a small commission from that company.

We may also use Google as a third-party vendor to serve advertisements on the Website. Google uses cookies to serve ads to you based on your visit to this site and other sites on the Internet. We may earn a commission from this.