We collect certain information necessary to assist us in operating the Site. We log your IP address, ISP (Internet Service Provider), Internet browser and operating system, the time of your visit, and the pages that you viewed. We log this information to assist us in diagnosing server problems, administering our website, and tracking usage statistics. Your IP address is provided to you by your Internet Service Provider and may be constant or may vary each time you access the Internet, depending on the type of Internet service you have. We do not try to identify you through your IP address and it would be extremely difficult for us to do so.
We may provide you with the opportunity to register with the Site. The benefits of registration may include the ability to post messages and other information in our Interactive Areas, and the ability to personalize the website to best serve your needs. If you choose to register, then you will provide certain information to us. That information may or may not be personally identifiable. For example, you may be required to provide a username and password, but as long as your username is not your real name, we will not be able to identify you personally.
Disclosure of Personal Information
Because we do not collect any personally identifiable information, we do not have it. And because we do not have it, we cannot disclose it to any third party.
Collection of Personally Identifiable Information by Third-Party Sites.
Affiliate Programs and Referral Fees
Trekking Pole Zone purpose is to inform, educate, motivate, inspire, and aid you in reaching your goals. In order to provide you with the quality information that you receive at Trekking Pole Zone. Trekking Pole Zone may receive revenues from third-party websites to which Trekking Pole Zone provides links or that provide advertising to be displayed on the Trekking Pole Zone website.
In addition, Trekking Pole Zone may receive commissions through one or more third-party affiliate programs, such as the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for websites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com, Amazon.co.uk, Amazon.de, Amazon.fr, Amazon.it, Amazon.es, and Amazon.ca. Generally, such commissions are earned when you click on an advertisement displayed on Trekking Pole Zone or click on a link to a third-party website where you make a purchase.
Participation in Google Adsense and Other Online Advertising Programs
This website is a general audience site, and we do not knowingly collect information about children. Should a child whom we know to be under 13 send personal information to us, we will use that information only to respond directly to that child to inform him or her that we must have parental consent before receiving his or her personal information.