Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy 

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to the www.carolinaretreats.com and Carolina Retreats Vacations and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to Carolina Retreats nclude www.carolinaretreats.com, Bluewater Realty by Carolina Retreats and Carolina Retreats Vacations. Carolina Retreats website is a vacation rental management site. By using the Carolina Retreats website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement. 

Collection of your Personal Information

Carolina Retreats may collect personally identifiable information, such as your name. If you purchaseCarolina Retreats' products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction. We may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future. 

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Carolina Retreats. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Carolina Retreats website. 

Carolina Retreats encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to fromCarolina Retreats so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Carolina Retreats is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Carolina Retreats website. 

Use of your Personal Information

Carolina Retreats collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested. 

Carolina Retreats may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Carolina Retreats and its affiliates. Carolina Retreats may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered. 

Carolina Retreats does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. 

Carolina Retreats may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Carolina Retreats, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information. 

Carolina Retreats may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within Carolina Retreats, in order to determine what Carolina Retreats services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Carolina Retreats to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area. 

Carolina Retreats will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Carolina Retreats or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Carolina Retreats; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Carolina Retreats, or the public. 

Use of Cookies

The Carolina Retreats website may use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. 

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Carolina Retreats pages, or register with Carolina Retreats site or services, a cookie helps Carolina Retreats to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Carolina Retreats website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Carolina Retreats features that you customized. 

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Carolina Retreats services or websites you visit. 

Security of your Personal Information 

Verisign 

When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol. 

Verisign is an independent, third-party company engaged in the development of digital trust. Verisign provides authentication of Internet services, digital identity and intellectual property. By clicking on the Verisign logo, the Verisign website will serve up a web page that confirms that Carolina Retreats is "Verisign Authenticated." 

 

Children Under Thirteen

Carolina Retreats does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website. 

Opt-Out & Unsubscribe

We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from Carolina Retreats by contacting us here:

- Email: info@topsail-realty.com

- Phone: (910) 328-5241 

Changes to this Statement

Carolina Retreats will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Carolina Retreats encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Carolina Retreats is protecting your information. 

Contact Information

Carolina Retreats welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Carolina Retreats has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Carolina Retreats at: 

Carolina Retreats Vacations LLC

14131 NC Hwy 50

Surf City, North Carolina 28445

Email Address:

info@carolinaretreats.com

Telephone number:

(866) 458-3001

Effective as of December 13, 2016