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Privacy Policy

Last updated Friday, September 8th, 2017

Please read this Privacy Policy carefully before using the http://art-of-exploration.com website (the “Service”) operated by The Art of Exploration (“us”, “we”, or “our”). The Art of Exploration is committed to protecting the privacy of your personal information. This Privacy Policy outlines our efforts to protect your privacy.

How Your Privacy Is Protected

The http://art-of-exploration.com website uses security measures to protect you against the loss, misuse, or alteration of the data you provide to us.

Usage and Sharing

We do not sell, share, or rent individual personal information with anyone without your advance written permission or unless ordered by a court of law.

We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services that are of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice, or if you want to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, refer to http://www.google.com/policies/technologies/ads/.

Google is a third party vendor that is used by the http://art-of-exploration.com website. Google uses cookies to serve ads on your site. Google uses DART cookies to serve ads to users based on their visit to sites and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie using Google’s Ad and Content Network Privacy Policy.

We respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims. Information submitted to us is only available to employees managing this information, for purposes of contacting you or sending you emails based on your request for information and to contracted service providers for purposes of providing services relating to our communications with you. We may transfer the information that you have provided to us if art-of-exploration.com is acquired by or merged with another company. In this event, art-of-exploration.com will notify you before information about you is transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy.

Why Did You Receive An Email From Us?

You receive mailings from art-of-exploration.com because your email address has been provided to us as someone who has expressly shared this address for the purpose of receiving information in the future (“opt-in”). We respect your time and attention by controlling the content and frequency of our mailings.

How Can You Stop Receiving Email From The Art of Exploration?

Each email sent contains an easy and automated way for you to stop receiving email messages from art-of-exploration.com in the future. If you would like to “opt-out”, follow the link at the bottom of any email message.

If you have received unwanted or unsolicited email sent via the art-of-exploration.com system or purporting to be sent via the art-of-exploration.com system, please forward a copy of that email with your comments to contact artofexplora AT gmail.com for review. We will look into the matter immediately.

Privacy Policy Changes

This policy was last updated on October 1, 2015.