PRIVACY POLICY HIGHLIGHTS

At RTN we recognize that privacy is important. This document outlines the types of personal information we receive and collect when you use RTN's services, as well as some of the steps we take to safeguard information. We hope this will help you make an informed decision about sharing personal information with us.

Scope

This notice offers highlights of the full Private Policy, which describes in detail the privacy practices that apply to RTN's products, services and websites worldwide (collectively, RTN's "services").

Personal information and other data we collect

RTN collects personal information when you register for a RTN service or otherwise voluntarily provide such information.

RTN's servers automatically record information when you visit our website or use some of our products, including the URL, IP address, browser type and language, and the date and time of your request. You can read more in the full privacy policy.

Uses

We may use personal information to provide the services, such as applying for a roadtrip, you've requested, including services that display customized content. When we use third parties to assist us in processing your personal information, we require that they comply with our Privacy Policy and any other appropriate confidentiality and security measures. We may also share information with third parties in limited circumstances, including when complying with legal process, preventing fraud or imminent harm, and ensuring the security of our network and services. RTN processes personal information on our servers in the United States of America.

Your choices

We offer you choices when we ask for personal information, whenever reasonably possible. You can find more information about your choices in the privacy notices or FAQs for specific services. You may decline to provide personal information to us and/or refuse cookies in your browser, although some of our features or services may not function properly as a result.

We make good faith efforts to provide you access to your personal information upon request and to let you correct such data if it is inaccurate and delete it, when reasonably possible.

Privacy Policy

At RTN we recognize that privacy is important. This document outlines the types of personal information we receive and collect when you use RTN's services, as well as some of the steps we take to safeguard information. We hope this will help you make an informed decision about sharing personal information with us.

RTN adheres to the US safe harbor privacy principles of Notice, Choice, Onward Transfer, Security, Data Integrity, Access and Enforcement, and is registered with the U.S. Department of Commerce's safe harbor program.

Information we collect and how we use it:

We offer a number of services that do not require you to register for an account or provide any personal information to us, such as RTN Search. In order to provide our full range of services, we may collect the following types of information:

Information you provide - When you sign up for an RTN account or other service or promotion that requires registration, we ask you for personal information (such as your name, email address and an account password). When you create a "Profile" to participate in certain of our services, you may voluntarily provide information about your life, career, education and the like. Profile information may be used to create content. If you begin to create a Profile, but do not complete it or "submit" the profile, it will be considered an "incomplete profile" and may be used on an anonymous basis to create content. For certain services, such as purchasing DVDs, we also request credit card or other payment account information, which we maintain in encrypted form on secure servers.

Log information - When you use RTN services, our servers automatically record information that your browser sends whenever you visit a website. These server logs may include information such as your web request, Internet Protocol address, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser.

User communications - When you send email or other communication to RTN, we may retain those communications in order to process your inquiries, respond to your requests and improve our services.

Affiliated sites - We offer some of our services in connection with other web sites. Personal information that you provide to those sites may be sent to RTN in order to deliver the service. We process such information in accordance with this Policy. The affiliated sites may have different privacy practices and we encourage you to read their privacy policies. Links - RTN may present links in a format that enables us to keep track of whether these links have been followed. We use this information to improve the quality of our search functions, customized content and advertising.

RTN only processes personal information for the purposes described in the applicable Privacy Policy and/or privacy notice for specific services. In addition to the above, such purposes include:

Providing our products and services to users, including the set up and management of accounts / profiles;

Research and analysis in order to maintain, protect and improve our services;

Ensuring the technical functioning of our network; Developing new services.

Choices for personal information

When you sign up for a particular service that requires registration, we ask you to provide personal information. If we use this information in a manner different than the purpose for which it was collected, then we will ask for your consent prior to such use. If we propose to use personal information for any purposes other than those described in this Policy and/or in the specific service notices, we will offer you an effective way to opt out of the use of personal information for those other purposes. We will not collect or use sensitive information for purposes other than those described in this Policy and/or in the specific service notices, unless we have obtained your prior consent. You can decline to submit personal information to any of our services, in which case RTN may not be able to provide those services to you.

Information sharing

RTN only shares personal information with other companies or individuals outside of RTN in the following limited circumstances:

We have your consent. We require opt-in consent for the sharing of any sensitive personal information.

We provide such information to our subsidiaries, affiliated companies or other trusted businesses or persons for the purpose of processing personal information on our behalf. We require that these parties agree to process such information based on our instructions and in compliance with this Policy and any other appropriate confidentiality and security measures.

We have a good faith belief that access, use, preservation or disclosure of such information is reasonably necessary to (a) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or enforceable governmental request, (b) enforce applicable Terms of Service, including investigation of potential violations thereof, (c) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues, or (d) protect against imminent harm to the rights, property or safety of RTN, its users or the public as required or permitted by law.

If RTN becomes involved in a merger, acquisition, or any form of sale of some or all of its assets, we will provide notice before personal information is transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy.

We may share with third parties certain pieces of aggregated, non-personal data, such as the number of users who searched for a particular term, for example, or how many users clicked on a particular advertisement. Such information does not identify you individually.

Information security

We take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data. These include internal reviews of our data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures, as well as physical security measures to guard against unauthorized access to systems where we store personal data.

We restrict access to personal information to RTN employees, contractors and agents who need to know that information in order to operate, develop or improve our services. These individuals are bound by confidentiality obligations and may be subject to discipline, including termination and criminal prosecution, if they fail to meet these obligations.

Data integrity

RTN processes personal information only for the purposes for which it was collected and in accordance with this Policy or any applicable service-specific privacy notice. We review our data collection, storage and processing practices to ensure that we only collect, store and process the personal information needed to provide or improve our services. We take reasonable steps to ensure that the personal information we process is accurate, complete, and current, but we depend on our users to update or correct their personal information whenever necessary.

Accessing and updating personal information

When you use RTN services, we make good faith efforts to provide you with access to your personal information and either to correct this data if it is inaccurate or to delete such data at your request if it is not otherwise required to be retained by law or for legitimate business purposes. We ask individual users to identify themselves and the information requested to be accessed, corrected or removed before processing such requests, and we may decline to process requests that are unreasonably repetitive or systematic, require disproportionate technical effort, jeopardize the privacy of others, or would be extremely impractical (for instance, requests concerning information residing on backup tapes), or for which access is not otherwise required. In any case where we provide information access and correction, we perform this service free of charge, except if doing so would require a disproportionate effort. Some of our services have different procedures to access, correct or delete users' personal information.

Enforcement

RTN regularly reviews its compliance with this Policy. Please feel free to direct any questions or concerns regarding this Policy or RTN's treatment of personal information by contacting us through this web site or by writing to us at Roadtrip Nation, 853 West 17th Street, Unit A, Costa Mesa, CA 92627. When we receive formal written complaints at this address, it is RTN's policy to contact the complaining user regarding his or her concerns. We will cooperate with the appropriate regulatory authorities, including local data protection authorities, to resolve any complaints regarding the transfer of personal data that cannot be resolved between RTN and an individual.

Changes to this policy

Please note that this Privacy Policy may change from time to time. We will not reduce your rights under this Policy without your explicit consent, and we expect most such changes will be minor. Regardless, we will post any Policy changes on this page and, if the changes are significant, we will provide a more prominent notice (including, for certain services, email notification of Policy changes).

If you have any additional questions or concerns about this Roadtrip Nation, 853 West 17th Street, Unit A, Costa Mesa, CA 92627.

RTN Privacy FAQ

1. What is personal information?

"Personal information" is information that you provide to us which personally identifies you, such as your name, email address or billing information, or other data which can be reasonably linked to such information by RTN.

2. What is a RTN Account?

You may access some of our services by signing up for a RTN Account and providing us with some personal information (typically your name, email address and a password). This account information will be used to authenticate you when you access RTN services and protect your account from unauthorized access by others. We may share personal information among our various services in order to customize content and enhance our services for you. No account information is shared with anyone other than RTN except as specified in the Privacy Policy or with your consent. You can edit or terminate your account at any time through your RTN Account settings, or by contacting us through this website.

3. What is a cookie?

A "cookie" is a small file containing a string of characters that is sent to your computer when you visit a website. When you visit the website again, the cookie allows that site to recognize your browser. Cookies may store user preferences and other information. You can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some website features or services may not function properly without cookies.

4. What are server logs?

Like most Web sites, our servers automatically record the page requests made when users visit our sites. These "server logs" typically include your web request, Internet Protocol address, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser.

EXAMPLE:

740674ce2123a969 is the unique cookie ID assigned to this particular computer the first time it visited RTN. (Cookies can be deleted by users. If the user has deleted the cookie from the computer since the last time s/he visited RTN, then it will be the unique cookie ID assigned to the user the next time s/he visits RTN from that particular computer).

5. What information does RTN receive if I click on a link displayed on RTN?

When you click on a link displayed on RTN, the fact that you clicked on the link may be sent to RTN. In this way, RTN is able to record information about how you use our site and services.

We use this information to improve the quality of our services and for other business purposes. For example, RTN can use this information to determine how often users are satisfied with the first result of a query and how often they proceed to later results. Similarly, RTN can use this information to determine how many times an advertisement is clicked in order to calculate how much the advertiser should be charged.

6. What is sensitive information?

"Sensitive personal information" includes information we know to be related to confidential medical information, racial or ethnic origins, political or religious beliefs or sexuality and tied to personal information.

7. What is aggregated non-personal information?

"Aggregate non-personal information or data" is information that is recorded about users and collected into groups so that it no longer reflects or references an individually identifiable user.

8. What protections do I have against intrusions by the government into my use of RTN services?

RTN does comply with valid legal process, such as search warrants, court orders, or subpoenas seeking personal information. These same processes apply to all law-abiding companies. As has always been the case, the primary protections you have against intrusions by the government are the laws that apply to where you live.

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