Privacy Policy

About GoAbroad.net

GoAbroad Network is the ultimate site for travelers, students, singles, couples and everyone who is on the go. It is a Social Directory, Travel Journal and Traveler Network rolled into one. GoAbroad.net members set up their unique individual profiles and their personal information is displayed to allow our users to identify each other and expand their network of friends. Members may change their profile information at any time and can control how other members and the service communicates with them.

Collection and Use of Information by GoAbroad.net

*** GoAbroad.net does not send spam or sell email addresses.

Registration

When you register with GoAbroad.net, you submit personal information including, but not limited to: your name, age, gender, address, email address, phone number and other similar personal information that identifies you to us as well as our users. Any visitor of GoAbroad.net can view your profile information and photos that you have uploaded, however, you can control what part of your profile information is visible. To facilitate searching and finding friends and acquaintances on the service, GoAbroad.net allows users to search for other members.

Travel Journals and Travel Logs

Members should be aware that when posting personally identifiable information in areas of the site accessible to other users such as travel journals, these information can be read, collected, or used by other users of this website and could be used improperly to send you unsolicited messages. We strongly recommend never adding your email address, contact information or personal details to your written journal entries. Members are solely responsible for these type of information they choose to submit. GoAbroad.net is not liable for any misuse or improper collection of such information such as email harvesters that search every page on the internet mining for email addresses to send spam to. Any misuse or improper collection of information provided on GoAbroad.net is a violation of the GoAbroad.net Terms of Use. Contact us to report abuse of personal information.

GoAbroad.net Updates

GoAbroad.net may use a member's name and email address to send updates or news regarding the service. Members may choose whether or not they wish to receive this type of email.

Use of Cookies

Once you register with GoAbroad.net and use our services, you are no longer anonymous to us. If you are browsing the website without registering, you are anonymous to us, but we will still collect information like browser type and IP address. These data are collected for all GoAbroad.net visitors and are non-personally identifiable and are used to manage, monitor and track usage and improve website services.

In addition, we store certain information from your browser using "cookies." A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user's computer tied to information about the user. We use session ID cookies to confirm that users are logged in and are removed once the user closes the browser.

Children

Children under the age of thirteen (13) are not allowed to register as a member of GoAbroad.net or use the website. Please read the Terms of Use for eligibility. No one under age 13 is allowed to provide any personal information to or on GoAbroad.net. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us.

Third Party Advertising

GoAbroad.net may share profile information and aggregate usage information in a non-personally identifiable manner with partners and other third parties in order to present to members and other users of the GoAbroad.net website more targeted advertising, products and services. We assure you that in such situations we will never disclose information that would personally identify you.

Links to Other Sites

Our provision of a link (such as in advertisements) to any other website or location is for your convenience and does not signify our endorsement of such other website or location or its contents. We have no control over, do not review, and cannot be responsible for these outside websites or their content. Please be aware that the terms of our Privacy Policy does not apply to these outside websites.

Sharing and Disclosure of Information GoAbroad.Net Collects

Except as otherwise stated in this privacy statement, GoAbroad.Net will not disclose personal information to any third party unless we believe that disclosure is necessary: (1) to conform to legal requirements or to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other legal process received by GoAbroad.Net, whether or not a response is required by applicable law; (2) to enforce the GoAbroad.Net Terms of Use or to protect our rights; or (3) to protect the safety of members of the public and users of the service.

Confidentiality and Security

The GoAbroad.Net account of every member is password-protected. We take every precaution to protect the information of all members, as well as information collected from other users of the GoAbroad.Net website. We use industry standard measures to protect all information that is stored on our servers and within our database. We limit the access to these information to those employees who need access to perform their job function such as our customer service personnel. If you have any questions about the security of our website, please contact us.

Changes in Our Privacy Policy

GoAbroad.net may update this policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes by sending a notice to your contact email address or by placing a prominent notice on our website. If you object to any such changes, you may cease using our website. Continued use of GoAbroad.net following notice of any such changes shall indicate your acknowledgment of such changes and agreement to be bound by the terms and conditions of such changes.

Contact GoAbroad.net

If you have any questions about this privacy policy, the practices of this website, or your dealings with this website, please contact us.