Individual Marketplace Privacy Policy

1. Introduction

1.1. Welcome to LayoverStop. This policy is a part of our Terms of Service. By visiting the Site or using the Apps, you consent to our use of your personal information in the ways set out in this policy and in our Terms of Use. We take our responsibilities under applicable privacy laws and regulations ("Privacy Laws") seriously. We are committed to respecting the privacy rights and concerns of all Users of our Site.

1.2. We recognize the importance of the personal data you have entrusted to us and believe that it is our responsibility to properly manage, protect and process your personal data. This Privacy Policy (“Privacy Policy” or “Policy”) is designed to assist you in understanding how we collect, use, disclose and/or process the personal data you have provided to us and/or we possess about you, whether now or in the future, as well as to assist you in making an informed decision before providing us with any of your personal data. If you have any questions regarding this information or our privacy practices, please contact us.

1.3. By using the Services, registering for an account with us, visiting our website, or accessing the Services, you acknowledge and agree that you accept the practices, requirements, and/or policies outlined in this Privacy Policy, and you hereby consent to us collecting, using, disclosing and/or processing your personal data as described herein. We may revise this Privacy Policy but the most current version will always be at this link.

2. Information collected or received

2.1 To use our platform to transact, you will need to provide us with a valid email address. Depending on the services you choose, we may collect additional information, for example: If you are a seller, we will collect additional information such as payment information, contact number and an address. Please note that for security and performance reasons, such content may need to be accessed by internal personnel from time to time.

2.2 Your username is publicly displayed. Other people may see the date you joined; ratings, reviews and related photos for items you are selling or have sold; your profile information; items you listed for sale; your shop pages.

2.3 We use technologies such as cookies, clear gifs, log files and flash cookies for several purposes, including to help understand how you interact with our site and services, in order to provide a better experience. The information we collect may include, without limitation, your Internet Protocol (IP) address, computer/mobile device operating system and browser type, type of mobile device, the characteristics of the mobile device, the address of a referring web site (if any), and the pages you visit on our website and mobile applications and the times of visit.

2.4 We automatically receive and record information (for example: an email address or IP address, cookies, and data) about a person who is not yet registered in connection with certain features.

2.5 We may contact individual shop owners to confidentially request more information about their shops or items listed on the Site, or to ensure compliance with our rules and applicable law.

2.6 When you connect to us or register an account using external third-party applications or services, such as Facebook, using an application programming interface (API), you will be granting us permission to receive information from these third-party applications. You can also choose to share some of your activity to certain social media networks which are connected to your account.

3. Uses and Sharing

3.1 We respect your privacy. We will not sell or disclose your name, email address or other personal information to third parties without your consent, except as specified in our Privacy Policy.

3.2 We generally use the information to provide and improve our services and products, for billing and payments, for identification and authentication, for targeted online and offline marketing, to contact members or interested parties, and for general research and aggregate reporting. For example, we could use your feedback to improve our services; we use data analytics and work with certain third-party service providers for targeted online and offline marketing; and of course, we use your email address to communicate with you. We also partner with service providers and other third parties that collect, use, promote, and analyse information about our marketplace.

3.3 As part of the buying and selling process, we will facilitate the sharing of information between the two users involved in the transaction, such as the other buyer’s email address, shipping address, and payment information. By making a sale or a purchase on LayoverStop you are directing us to share your information in this way. We expect you to respect the privacy of the member whose information you received. Your ability to use this information extends to all marketplace related communication or for any transaction related communications. You are not granted the ability to use the information for unsolicited commercial messages or unauthorized transactions. Without express consent from that person, you must not add any user to your email or physical mailing list or misuse any user’s personal information.

3.4 We may use your information to contact you. Primarily, these messages are delivered by email or by push notifications, and every account is required to keep a valid email address on file to receive messages. We may contact you by telephone to provide support or for transaction related purposes.

3.5 Some messages from us are service-related and required for users. Examples of service-related messages include an email address confirmation/welcome email when you register your account, notification of an order, and correspondence with the site. You may not opt out of receiving service-related messages from us, unless you close your account.

3.6 We may release your personal information to a third party in the following circumstances: to protect, establish, or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims or we that such disclosure is necessary to comply with the law, such as investigations into illegal activities.

3.7 We may share demographic information with business partners, but it will always be aggregated and anonymous, personally-identifiable information is not revealed.

4. Community

4.1 We are both a marketplace and a community. We offer several features that allow users to communicate in public such as reviews or private means such as contacting the seller. Please use common sense and good judgment when posting or sharing your personal information with others. Be aware that any personal information you submit there can be read, collected, or used by others, or could be used to send you unsolicited messages. You are responsible for the personal information you choose to post.

5. Security

5.1 The security of your personal information is important to us. Your account information is protected by a password. It is important that you protect against unauthorized access to your account and information by choosing your password carefully, and keeping your password and computer secure, such as by signing out after using our services.

5.2 We encrypt sensitive information (such as credit card numbers) using secure socket layer technology (SSL) which is then handled by our payment processing partners. We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. Your payment information is safe even from us.

5.3 Unfortunately, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to protect your personal information, we can't guarantee its absolute security.

6. Data Retention

6.1 We will retain your information only for as long as is necessary s needed to provide you services. If you no longer want us to use your information to provide you services, you may close your account. We will retain and use your information to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

7. Changing Data

7.1 As a user, you can access, correct, change, and delete certain personal information associated with your account by visiting your account settings.

USA Privacy Notice


LayoverStop, LLC. (hereinafter “us, we, our, the website,”) knows that you care how information about you is used and shared, and we appreciate your trust that we will do so carefully and sensibly. This notice describes our privacy policy. By visiting the website, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Notice.

Information You Share:

LayoverStop receives and stores information entered on our site or given to LayoverStop in any other way. You can choose not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able to take advantage of many of our features. LayoverStop uses the information provided for such purposes as responding to your requests and communicating with you.

 Automatic Information:

LayoverStop receives and stores certain types of information whenever you interact with LayoverStop. For example, like many sites, LayoverStop uses “cookies,” and LayoverStop obtains certain types of information when your browser accesses LayoverStop. Examples of the information LayoverStop collect and analyze include the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet; login; e-mail address; password; computer and connection information such as browser type and version, operating system, and platform; purchase history; the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstream to, through, and from our site, including date and time; cookienumber; products you viewed or searched for, and affiliates you visited. A number of companies offer utilities designed to help you visit sites anonymously. Although LayoverStop will not be able to provide you with a personalized experience at LayoverStop’s site if LayoverStop cannot recognize you, LayoverStop wants you to be aware that these tools exist.

 Communication:

When making online reservations, LayoverStop receives e-mails with all personal information that you may have entered along with your order information so that LayoverStop may process your order efficiently. This information is used solely for this purpose and not given to any third parties.

 Information from Other Sources:

For reasons such as improving personalization of our service, LayoverStop might receive information about you from other sources and add it to our account information.

 What About Cookies?

Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that LayoverStop transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser. The “help” portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether.

 

Does LayoverStop Share the Information It Receives?

Information about our customers is an important part of our business, and LayoverStop is not in the business of selling it to others.

Hosts.

LayoverStop may employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf. Examples include drivers and hostes who sign on our platform to take part in conducting the tours on our behalf.

Protection of LayoverStop and Others:

LayoverStop may release account and other personal information when LayoverStop believes release is appropriate to comply with law; enforce or apply our Conditions of Use and other agreements; or protect the rights, property, or safety of LayoverStop, our users, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection and credit risk reduction.

It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. Be sure to sign off when finished using a shared computer.

As discussed above, you can always choose not to provide information, even though it might be needed to make a purchase.

If you do not want to receive Conditions of Use and other legal notices from LayoverStop, such as this Privacy Notice, those notices will still govern your use of LayoverStop, and it is your responsibility to review them for changes.

 Children

LayoverStop does not sell products for purchase by children. LayoverStop offers children’s services for purchase by adults. If you are under 18, you may use LayoverStop only with involvement of a parent or guardian.

 Conditions of Use, Notices, and Revisions

If you choose to visit LayoverStop, your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Notice and our Terms of Service, including limitations on damages, arbitration of disputes, and application of the law of the state of California. If you have any concern about privacy at LayoverStop, please send LayoverStop a thorough description to info@layoverstop.com This Notice and the Conditions of Use will change also, and use of information that LayoverStop gathers now is subject to the Privacy Notice in effect at the time of use. LayoverStop may e-mail periodic reminders of our notices and conditions, unless you have instructed us not to, but you should check our site frequently to see recent changes.​