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Privacy Policy | Terms and Conditions

Revised: January 15, 2020

Virginia Beach Sport Fishing (VBSF.net) operates the https://vbsf.net, “Blog Site”.

This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use our Blog and the choices you have associated with that data. We use your data to provide and improve the Blog. By using the Blog, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy, terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, Located at the bottom of this page.

Protecting your privacy.  What to expect when visiting our website.

The basics

We are committed to the privacy of our visitors. We collect no personal information about you when you visit our website unless you choose to provide that information to us. Here is how we handle information about your visit to Virginia Beach Sport Fishing (VBSF): If you do nothing during your visit but browse through the website, read pages or download information, we will gather and store certain information about your visit automatically. This information does not identify you personally. We automatically collect and store information such as the following concerning your visit:

  • Your IP address (an IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the Web) from which you access our website.
  • The type of browser and operating system used to access our site;
  • The date and time you access our site;
  • The pages you visit; and
  • If you linked to our website from another website, the address of that website.

 

We use this information to help us make our site more useful to visitors — to learn about the number of visitors to our site and the types of technology our visitors use.

Information protection

For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. If such monitoring reveals evidence of possible abuse or criminal activity, such evidence may be provided to appropriate law enforcement officials.

Information that you voluntarily provide

We do not collect personally-identifiable information unless you choose to provide it to us. If you provide us with personally identifiable information (e.g., by sending an e-mail or by filling out a form and submitting it through our website), we use that information only to respond to your message and to help us provide you with the information and services that you request. Submitting voluntary information constitutes your consent to the use of the information for the stated purpose. When users click the “Submit” button on any of the Web forms found on our site, they are indicating voluntary consent to use of the information they submit for the stated purpose. We do not collect or use information for commercial marketing.

How information is used

The information we collect is used for a variety of purposes. We make every effort to disclose clearly how information is used at the point where it is collected, so that our users can determine for themselves whether they wish to provide the information.

Sharing of your information

Before you submit personally identifiable information, such as on an online form, you will be advised as to the purpose and how the information will be used.

Retaining information

We destroy the information we collect when the purpose for which it was provided has been completed.

Links to other sites

This site may have links to the websites. Once you go to a site other than ours, you are subject to the privacy and security policies of the new site. It is always a good idea to read the privacy policy of any website that you visit. Virginia Beach Sport Fishing (VBSF) does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of information contained in a linked site. We also do not endorse the organizations or individuals maintaining sites that we link to, any views they express or any products/services they offer.

Cookies

“Cookies” are small bits of text that are either used for the duration of a session (session cookies) or saved on a user’s hard drive in order to identify that user or information about that user the next time she/he logs onto a website (persistent cookies). This website does not use persistent tracking technology. One or more of our component sites may use session cookies to provide streamlined navigation.

Our Policy on “Do Not Track” Signals under the California Online Protection Act (CalOPPA)

We do not support Do Not Track (“DNT”). Do Not Track is a preference you can set in your web browser to inform websites that you do not want to be tracked. You can enable or disable Do Not Track by visiting the Preferences or Settings page of your web browser.

Interaction with children

This website may offer educational content to children under 13 years old. No personally identifiable information is collected from them unless it is voluntarily submitted as a request for information or services. The information collected is used to respond to user inquiries or to provide services requested by our users.

Third-party social media tools

Virginia Beach Sport Fishing (VBSF) maintains official pages or accounts on third-party websites in order to better engage with the American public and promote awareness of our activities, events, news and information (Note: A basic list of these tools is highlighted below.

Your activity on these third-party sites is governed by the security and privacy policies of the third-party sites. Users of third-party sites are often sharing information with the general public, user community and/or the third-party operating the third-party site. You should review the privacy policies of third-party sites before using them to ensure that you understand how your information may be used. You should also adjust privacy settings on your account on any third-party site to match your preferences. These sites include, Facebook, Youtube:

Facebook is a social networking website where users can connect and interact with other people. VBSF Facebook Page features new content every workday to keep you up-to-date on VBSF news and information. Please note that you are subject to Facebook’s privacy policy when visiting our Facebook page. In addition, users may post comments on the VBSF Facebook page.

YouTube is a video-sharing service. Please note that you are subject to YouTube’s privacy policy when visiting our YouTube page.

Changes To This Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page.  You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us:

  • By email: webmaster@vbsf.net
  • Virginia Beach Sport Fishing, VBSF 1411 Perkinson Rd, Ruffin NC, 27326
  •  or Long Bay Pointe Bait & Tackle / Long Bay Pointe Boating Resort, 2109 W Great Neck Rd, Virginia Beach, Virginia, 23451

 

Terms and Conditions (“Terms”)

Please read these Terms and Conditions (“Terms”, “Terms and Conditions”) carefully before using the https://vbsf.net website (the “Blog”) operated by Virginia Beach Sport Fishing (VBSF)  (“us”, “we”, or “our”). Your access to and use of the Blog is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users and others who access or use the Blog. By accessing or using the Blog you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of the terms then you may not access the Blog.

Links To Other Web Sites

Our Blog may contain links to third-party web sites or services that are not owned or controlled by Virginia Beach Sport Fishing (VBSF). We have no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party web sites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that Virginia Beach Sport Fishing (VBSF) shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such web sites or services. We strongly advise you to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any third-party web sites or services that you visit.

Changes

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time. If a revision is material we will try to provide at least 30 days notice prior to any new terms taking effect. What constitutes a material change will be determined at our sole discretion. By continuing to access or use our Blog after those revisions become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised terms. If you do not agree to the new terms, please stop using the Blog.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us. webmaster@vbsf.net

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