Privacy Policies

Written by: Cultures Across America, Inc.
Date: July 21, 2014

Cultures Across America, Inc. values the privacy of our site users, advertisers, and prospects. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this website. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Cultures Across America, Inc. or any of our websites.

  1. Website Service

    Cultures Across America, Inc. operates a web service, CulturesAcrossAmerica.com, that allows users to post information about their organization or business for the purpose of self-promotion. The intended recipients of the Directory listings and ads are directed to audiences determined by each theme. We screen all submissions to make sure they are consistent with our stated purpose and guidelines.

  2. Information collected

    Cultures Across America may automatically receive and log certain types of information when you access our website(s), and/or register, attempt to register, post submissions, or make a purchase. This information includes the content of your posts and any personal information you submit.

    1. We, our Advertisers, and advertising partners may use “cookies” on your computer or device that may contain anonymous information that is associated with you. Cookies (if you allow) are small files that are created by the browser and stored on the user’s computer.  We use cookies to compile data about site traffic so that we can offer our users a better site experience and improve future services. Cultures Across America does not control and is not responsible for the use of cookies by any third party partner or advertiser.
    2. Personal information collected from Members, Participants, and Advertisers may include names, addresses, phone numbers, IP addresses, website URLs, email address, photo, professional title, company name, industry, date and time you post a message, and activities or content viewed on our websites. Currently, we do not collect personal information from any visitors to the website.
    3. Information collected automatically may include browser information, operating system information, content viewed, geographic location, time of visit, referring site, application, or service, registration time.
    4. Content the members, participants, and advertisers choose to display on the Listings or Ads is considered public information. We do not collect or store financial information as our payment partner, PayPal, handles that process.
  3. Use of Information

    Cultures Across America, Inc.uses the information submitted by the Members, Participants, and Advertisers and approved links for the following purposes: Publishing  online directory listing, ads, marketing, and website announcements. We also use this information to personalize your experience on CulturesAcrossAmerica.com, operate our business, and improve our services.

  4. Choice/Consent

    Users of CulturesAcrossAmerica.com are free to choose to join our site and to submit content. When joining our site, you give your consent to post according to all our policies including the TERMS and CONDITIONS and PRIVACY POLICIES.

  5. Access/Participation

    1. CulturesAcrossAmerica.com and all it’s themed websites are open to online visitors for viewing. All Directory listings and banner advertising submitted to our site will be reviewed for site consistency.
    2. If you use this website from countries outside the United States, please note that your personally identifiable information may be transferred to the United States as our website is hosted on servers located in the United States. By using this Service, you consent to having your personally identifiable information transmitted to and processed in the United States.
    3. Corrections or changes - If information submitted by users to our website need corrections or changes, said users are responsible to make the necessary changes on any and all Cultures Across America websites as soon as possible. Individual listing updates are the responsibility of each listing’s submitter.
    4. Cancellation/Termination of Account - Any registered user can cancel their account at any time and can be done from their profile page. All postings attached to the account will be removed from public viewing.
  6. Security

    Cultures Across America, Inc. maintains appropriate safeguards to protect your information. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect. We verify your identity before granting you account access.

    To insure security, integrity, and privacy of sensitive information sent to CulturesAcrossAmerica.com, email addresses, banking information, and personal information are not given out to the public. We do not distribute or sell our mailing lists, email lists, directory lists, list of advertisers, or any personal information to other companies or other third parties.

    We maintain reasonable security measures and practices in an effort to protect the confidentiality of your personal information. However, it may be possible for third parties to intercept or access information you provide to Site. Cultures Across America cannot guarantee the security of your personally identifying information, nor can we guarantee that information you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to our Site.

    You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of any Site password at all times In the event of a data breach, we will turn over to authorities any and all evidence relating to a potential breach of security or other abuse against the network, servers, databases, or other such supporting equipment or software. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, we shall notify you in the event we learn of an information security breach with regard to your personal information.

  7. Sale or Termination of Services (we close)

    In the event that a portion or all of Cultures Across America or its assets are acquired or combined with an outside entity, Cultures Across America, Inc. reserves the right to transfer or assign the information that we have collected from users for such a merger, sale, acquisition, or other change of control or ownership. In such case, your information will still be subject to our Policy terms at the time of transfer.

  8. Changes to the Privacy Policy

    We reserve the right to change or update this PRIVACY POLICY at any time. If we make material changes to the way we collect, use, or disclose personally identifying information, we will notify you by posting a notice on our website or by direct communication.

  9. How to Contact Us

    Cultures Across America, Inc.
    ATTN: Privacy
    5601 South Padre Island Drive, D-326
    Corpus Christi, Texas 78412

    Email: info [at] culturesacrossamerica.com