Privacy Policy

Effective: 08 October 2018

Ashlee Galea founded The Hawaii Admirer as a business in 2015  [ABN 51 379 061 138]. The Hawaii Admirer is a Website. We have social media accounts on Facebook, InstagramTwitter, and Pinterest. We produce Digital Assets available for sale.

Agreement between User and The Hawaii Admirer

The Hawaii Admirer (“we”, “us”, “our”, “thehawaiiadmirer.com”) is offered to the you (“user”, “your”) conditioned on your acceptance without modifications to the Terms & Conditions contained herein. Please read the Terms & Conditions carefully before you start to use the Website. If you do not want to agree to the Terms & Conditions, do not access or use the Website.

Disclaimer

The thoughts, views and opinions expressed by The Hawaii Admirer belong to the author, Ashlee Galea.

The Hawaii Admirer accepts no responsibility to any person as a consequence of any reliance upon the information contained on the Website. We are not responsible for any liabilities, claims, costs, loss (including consequential loss) or damage suffered or caused by reason of your reliance on material posted by The Hawaii Admirer, or as a result of any breach by you of the Terms & Conditions.

As a condition of your use of The Hawaii Admirer, you warrant that you will not use the Website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms & Conditions. You may not use The Hawaii Admirer in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden or impair the company or interfere with any other parties use and enjoyment of the Website.

Links to Third Party Sites

The Hawaii Admirer may contain links to other websites “Linked Site(s)”. The Linked Sites are not under the control of The Hawaii Admirer and we are not responsible for the content of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. We provide Linked Sites for convenience, and the inclusion of any Linked Site does not imply endorsement by The Hawaii Admirer or any association with its operators unless otherwise specified.

Affiliate Advertising Programs

The Hawaii Admirer is a participant in various Affiliate Advertising Programs. At no extra cost to you, The Hawaii Admirer will earn a small commission for purchases made through the affiliate links used on this Website.

Commercial Agreements

The Hawaii Admirer engages in Commercial Agreements, accepting forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation.

Commercial Agreements require The Hawaii Admirer to provide an opinion on products and/or services. Even though we receive compensation we will always present an honest opinion, based on the actual experience of the product and/or service.

When content appears as part of a Commercial Agreement The Hawaii Admirer will always let the user know by indicating it is as such.

If products and/or services are gifted to The Hawaii Admirer we will always declare this to the user.

Cookies & Tracking

This website uses the cookies and tracking technologies outlined below. To learn more about cookies and  how to control/delete cookies, see this article by Choice magazine, Australia’s leading independent consumer advocacy group.

The policy below corresponds to the cookies and tracking on this website only. This website may integrate with external provider(s) for some of its functionality (eg. payment gateways, booking engines). While we have engaged in all reasonable efforts to ensure that these providers’ cookies and tracking operations are as close to our own policy as possible, your usage of these providers is subject to each provider’s own privacy and/or cookies policy.

Necessary Cookies

These cookies are necessary for our website to function and as such are automatically installed. For example:

  • Helping route the website to your browser efficiently using our IT infrastructure.
  • Saving your data on multi-page forms/checkouts (of any).
  • Letting you share or like our content on social networks like Facebook and Twitter if the relevant widgets are present on our pages. If you are logged into a social network, these widgets will automatically let you share content to your account if you choose.

Preference Cookies

These cookies save your preferences for any customisation of the website and are installed if you make a customisation.

Statistical Cookies

These cookies help us determine user behaviour on the website by reporting on your session. These technologies do not cross-reference your browsing with data from other websites. If you are located in the European Economic Area, we ask each tool to only use a session cookie (ie. one that instructs the browser to clear it once you’ve finished your session).

Technologies used:

  • Google Analytics (Privacy Policy | Opt Out) for tracking general and custom behaviour on the website. We use all options that Google Analytics provides for maximising your privacy including instructing it to anonymise your IP address, transmitting data by an SSL connection only and manually stripping out any personally identifiable information before transmitting to Google Analytics.

Third Party Tracking/Marketing Cookies

These cookies cross-reference your browsing with data from other websites to provide us with more accurate aggregated reports and to enable us to serve you personalised ads, including ads based on your browsing behaviour on this website. This functionality is aggregated: we do not use any provider that allows us to see your specific data or to create an ad specifically for you. If you are located in the European Economic Area, we do not use these cookies.

Technologies used:

  • Google Analytics Doubleclick (Privacy Policy | Opt Out) for providing us aggregated reporting of your demographics and interests as determined by Google from any Google accounts you have, as well as allowing us to serve you ads on third party websites based on your browsing behaviour.
  • Google AdWords (Privacy Policy | Opt Out) as above but this also allows Google to deduplicate your browsing sessions to this website across multiple browsers/devices for the purposes of tracking conversions.
  • Facebook Ads (Privacy Policy | Opt Out) allows us to serve you ads based on your browsing behaviour on our website as well as see aggregate reports that deduplicate your browsing sessions to this website across multiple browsers/devices.

Competitions

From time to time The Hawaii Admirer may run competitions and/or initiatives with third party partners. The Hawaii Admirer uses Gleam.io (Privacy Policy) software to facilitate competition mechanics. In order to provide you with the best possible competition offers, our partners may request us to place their cookie on our website when you visit it during the time of competition. If you are located in the European Economic Area, we do not use these cookies.

The Hawaii Admirer Mailing List

We collect information, such as full name and email address, from subscribers to The Hawaii Admirer Mailing List. This information is collected and stored using the ConvertKit (Privacy Policy) email marketing platform and is not disclosed to any third party.

If you receive an email from us it is because you subscribed to The Hawaii Admirer Mailing List. If you wish to unsubscribe, please click the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of the applicable email or contact us at ashlee@thehawaiiadmirer.com with UNSUBSCRIBE in the header to be permanently removed from all future email communication.

Communication Obligations

The Hawaii Admirer encourages you to share, engage and converse with The Hawaii Admirer. We respectfully ask you to follow our online community guidelines, as stipulated below.

You will not engage with The Hawaii Admirer using language that is:
• Defamatory or offensive to any person;
• Obscene, offensive, pornographic, vulgar, profane, indecent or otherwise illegal;
Not your original work or which violate copyright, a registered trademark or intellectual property rights of another person or entity;
• Racially or religiously vilifying, incites violence or hatred, or is likely to offend, insult or humiliate others on the basis of race, religion, ethnicity, gender, age, sexual orientation or any physical or mental disability; and
• False, misleading or deceptive;

You will not use the The Hawaii Admirer for:
• Advertising, promotion or selling of any goods and services or engage in trade and commerce by any means;
• Spamming, link baiting or uploading of files that contain viruses that could do damage;

We reserve the right to monitor and review your communication and remove any language, at any time and for any reason, in order to keep the The Hawaii Admirer appropriate.

Copyright

As a user of the Website you accept all material is copyright to The Hawaii Admirer. All rights reserved. You grant The Hawaii Admirer a non-exclusive, royalty free, worldwide licence to reproduce and deal with any material you submit to us by all means whatsoever.

Modification of Terms & Conditions

We reserve the right to change, at any time, the Terms & Conditions under which website is offered. If we do, we will let you know by revising the date at the top of the policy. We encourage you to review the Terms & Conditions whenever you access or use our services or otherwise interact with us to stay informed about our information practices and the ways you can help protect your privacy. If you continue to use our services after Terms & Conditions change, you consent to the revised policy.

Contact Us

We take reasonable steps to ensure all data is accurate, complete and up to date. For any requested corrections, questions or comments regarding to the operation of The Hawaii Admirer and it’s Terms & Conditions please contact:

Ashlee Galea
4348 Waialae Avenue #314
Honolulu HI 96816

Email: ashlee@thehawaiiadmirer.com