Worldwide Yacht Charter - Privacy statement
Worldwide Yacht Charter (WYC) is committed to protecting your privacy and providing you with the very best experience possible on our Web site. In order to enhance your experience at our site we gather certain personal information about you that helps us customize our content to your tastes and preferences.Please read the following policy to understand how your personal information is treated, as you make full use of our Web site. This policy may change from time to time so please check back periodically.
Privacy statement is used as online privacy protection of our users. You can look at WYC web pages for free, without any commitment of revealing your identity or leaving any kind of your private data. In case you decide to use our services, it is necessary you provide us with your personal data, so that we can complete your reservation and to lease required service.Your personal data remains protected. We collect only the information necessary to complete the reservation procedure or other required service and we use only the information that we had received directly from you.
Collecting information about you
WYC collects information about your identity and the other personally identifiable information (PII) only if you decide to use our services.
When you visit WYC web site, our Web server automatically collects information about the IP address of your computer, type of your browser, name of your domain, time of your access, Web page address from which you are coming from and all the information about the pages you visit on our site.
We use this information for running the statistics about the use of our site, in order to improve the site quality.
Note: our Web server does not collect your e-mail address or any other information, which could be personally identifiable.
Use of collected information
We use your personal information:
- to start the reservation process of the required service, so we can send you our preliminary calculation,
- to send you, on your home address, all the relevant materials and information about the selected service (directions how to reach your destination, voucher...),
- to forward your personal data directly to the service provider. Direct contact allows you to solve any dilemmas or misunderstandings that you may have about the service,
- to occasionally inform you about changes in our offer, special rates, upgraded information, important changes regarding our web site.
The collected information will not be used for purposes not mentioned in this statement.
WYC does not sell, trade, rent or give your personal data to third parties, unless it is necessary, in order to provide you with the service.
In case that you don't want to receive information about changes on our pages, announcements about our offer or other promotional information, don't hesitate to inform us about that. After we receive your notice, your name will soon be removed from our list.
WYC can reveal personal information
- if ordered to do so by the court
- in the case of the need to protect the rights or the property of our web pages
- in the case of the need to protect personal safety of our users or the public.
Security of collected information
WYC especially cares that collected information about the user are safe and protected from loss, changes, unauthorized access or any kind of misuse. Filling in mail forms, requests for reservation and other questionnaires is a highly protected process.
Our computer system uses programs which recognize every unauthorized access to your data, after which they react quickly. Our Web server is highly protected from unauthorized access (physical or electronic). Your data is stored in password-controlled servers with limited access.
How are we going to contact you?
The standard service reservation procedure, as well as all the questions or problems regarding selected service will be dealt through the contact information you give us (e-mail, telephone or fax).
"Tell a friend"
Please read this information carefully. Use of WYC's "Tell a friend" indicates your agreement with the rules and conditions listed below.
When you send an email to a friend, we use the information you provide us with, i.e., recipient's name and your message, to deliver an email notification to the recipient. We treat this email as private correspondence between the sender and the recipient; the contents of the e-mail will not be stored.
We will not disclose the addresses unless we are required to do so by the law, or we, in good faith, believe that such action is necessary to:
- Comply with the law or legal process
- Protect and defend CYC's rights and property
- Protect the personal safety or property of CYC's staff or the public.
Any misuse of WYC's e-mail service by providing a false e-mail address or posing as someone else when sending an "e-mail to a friend", may result in the cancellation of your membership and the disclosure of information about you, including your computer's IP address, as part of any investigation into your actions.