1. Collection and Use of Information. Stranger’s Guide asks you to provide certain personally identifiable information in order to use certain features and functions of its website and services (“the Service”). By providing such information, you consent to our collection and use of it, as described in this Privacy Policy.

The information you provide may include information such as your name, address, email address, and financial information, such as a credit card number, if you donate, join, or purchase products or services. This information will be used to respond to your requests, fulfill orders, provide customer service, and as otherwise set forth in this Privacy Policy.

Stranger’s Guide may also collect information from you when you interact with the Service through third party social networking services (each and collectively, a “Social Network”). You may also have the option to consent to connecting your use of the Service with your Social Network information and activity. If you permit a connection, Stranger’s Guide may be able to identify you and associate information received pursuant to the connection with information Stranger’s Guide already has about you. Please review the Social Network’s privacy policy and choices for sharing information of any Social Network connected to the Service.

Any information provided to or collected by Stranger’s Guide is property of Stranger’s Guide, and all such information may be used by Stranger’s Guide to better serve you. Stranger’s Guide may also use this information to contact you about news, donation solicitations, events, and other opportunities.

Stranger’s Guide may use your contact information to get in touch with you regarding the status of your registration or any contributions or orders you may place. You may also be contacted by Stranger’s Guide regarding contribution receipts, additional solicitations, special subscription offers, or feedback about your experience with Stranger’s Guide.

The personally identifiable information that you provide to Stranger’s Guide and information about your order may be combined with other personally identifiable information (such as demographic information and past purchase history) available from Stranger’s Guide records and other sources. This information will be used to make future marketing efforts more efficient. This information may also be shared with third party service providers that assist Stranger’s Guide with its marketing efforts and with other marketers whose products or services may be of interest to you.

Stranger’s Guide may provide you with an opportunity to upload, post, email, transmit, or otherwise make available for the Service (“Post”), comments, feedback, or other materials (collectively, “Feedback”). In the event you voluntarily disclose personally identifiable information in such Feedback, that information, along with any other content you Post, can be collected, correlated, and used by third parties. This may result in unsolicited messages from third parties. Such activities are beyond the control of Stranger’s Guide. Stranger’s Guide does not assume any duty to monitor or review any Feedback.

Where technically feasible, the domain names of users are automatically recognized by our server. Stranger’s Guide may use this information to track the number of users and to see which products and services are utilized most often.

The Service may include links to third party websites or other resources of interest (“Third Party Sites”). Stranger’s Guide is not responsible for and does not endorse any features, content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from Third Party Sites or guarantee that they will abide by this Privacy Policy. Your use of such sites is subject to the terms, conditions, and privacy policies of the providers of those sites. Stranger’s Guide encourages its users to read the privacy statements of each Third Party Site that collects identifying information.

The Service is hosted in the United States. If you are using the Service from outside the United States, you are consenting to the transfer of your information to the United States in accordance with this Privacy Policy and the Stranger’s Guide Terms of Service. You are also consenting to the application of United States law in all matters concerning the Service.

The Service is directed to a general adult audience. Stranger’s Guide does not knowingly collect personal information from individuals under 18 years of age, and, if Stranger’s Guide obtains actual knowledge that a user is under 18 years of age, it will take steps to remove that user’s personal information from its systems.

Please note that the Service is subject to the Stranger’s Guide Terms of Service.

2. Sharing Your Information. Stranger’s Guide may publicly acknowledge donors by name and description of donation unless the donor requests in writing that the he or she does not wish to be publicly acknowledged.

Your email address will only be used by Stranger’s Guide and will not be shared with any third parties. Stranger’s Guide collects email addresses so that it can send news alerts, donation solicitations, event invitations, and other opportunities that you may find interesting.

Stranger’s Guide recognizes that you may be interested in organizations other than Stranger’s Guide. Therefore, from time to time, Stranger’s Guide may make postal addresses available to other reputable organizations whose products or services you might find interesting. Although Stranger’s Guide endeavors to select only reputable organizations who share a commitment to customer privacy, Stranger’s Guide is in no way responsible for the actions or policies of these other organizations.

Stranger’s Guide may, without your consent, access and disclose your information, any communications sent or received by you, and any other available information about you as may be permitted or required by law (including, but not limited to, court order or subpoena), or to prevent or investigate suspected fraud, violations of Stranger’s Guide Terms of Service, which Stranger’s Guide encourages you to read in conjunction with this Privacy Policy, or activity that appears to be illegal or may expose Stranger’s Guide to legal liability. Additionally, Stranger’s Guide may disclose your information in situations that may involve potential threats to the physical safety of any person or property.

3. Agents. Stranger’s Guide may, from time to time, employ other companies and individuals to perform functions, such as fulfilling orders, delivering packages, sending postal mail, sending email, removing repetitive information from customer lists, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, processing credit card payments, and providing customer service, on its behalf. You agree that Stranger’s Guide may provide these companies and individuals with limited access to your personal information as needed to perform such functions.

4. Use of Tracking Technologies. The use of tracking technologies enables Stranger’s Guide to enhance the Service and are used to track unique usage of the Service. Information collected through the use of tracking technologies may be aggregated into general reports, and individual usage information may be collected and saved for the usage of the customer support team to help resolve any problems you may have.

5. Service Usage Data. Each time the Service is used, some basic technical information, including, for example, the user’s domain name, referral data, and browser and platform type may be collected. Stranger’s Guide may also count, track, and aggregate user activity into an analysis of general Service usage. To these ends, Stranger’s Guide may merge information about users and uses into group data, which may then be shared on an aggregate basis with Stranger’s Guide supporters; but we will not disclose your individual identity or any personally identifiable data without your permission.

6. Surveys. Stranger’s Guide may, from time to time, conduct voluntary surveys of users to obtain aggregate demographic information. Such information may be compiled and shared in aggregate with third parties, but no personal details will be traceable or associated with specific individuals.

7. Security Measures. Stranger’s Guide has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of information under its control. Though Stranger’s Guide works hard to protect the security of your information, such security cannot be ensured. Consequently, Stranger’s Guide does not ensure or warrant the security of information you transmit, and you do so at your own risk. However, there are some simple measures that you can take to promote the protection of your information. First, to help protect the security of your account, do not share your password with others. Also, remember to “log off” after using the Service.

8. Third Party Providers. Stranger’s Guide may make some products and services available through cooperative relationships with third parties. Stranger’s Guide may share with any such third party any information you provide, or that is collected, in the course of your usage of any part of the Service that is made available in cooperation with such third party. In some cases, the third party may collect information from you directly, in which cases the privacy policy of such third party may apply to its use of your information. The privacy policy of third parties may differ from that of Stranger’s Guide. If you should have any questions regarding the privacy policy of a third party, you should contact the third party directly for more information.

9. Disputes. If you choose to use the Service, your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Privacy Policy and the Stranger’s Guide Terms of Service including arbitration, limitations on damages, resolution of disputes, and application of the laws of the state of Texas.

10. Privacy Policy Changes. Stranger’s Guide may update this Privacy Policy periodically to better serve you.