Privacy Policy

The Pilot Guy (‘The Pilot Guy’) operates ThePilotGuy.com and may operate other websites. It is The Pilot Guy policy that we respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Cookies: A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. The Pilot Guy uses cookies to help The Pilot Guy identify and track visitors, their usage of The Pilot Guy website, and their website access preferences. The Pilot Guy visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using The Pilot Guy websites, with the drawback that certain features of The Pilot Guy websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Google Adsense and DoubleClick Cookie: Google, as a third party advertisement vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on this site. The use of DoubleClick cookies by Google enables them to serve adverts to visitors that are based on their visits to this website as well as other sites on the internet.

To opt out of the DoubleClick cookies you may visit the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following url http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/ Tracking of users through the DoubleClick cookie mechanisms are subject to Google’s own privacy policies.

Website Visitors: Like most website operators, The Pilot Guy collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. The Pilot Guy purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how The Pilot Guy visitors use its website. From time to time, The Pilot Guy may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

The Pilot Guy also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on ThePilotGuy.com blogs/sites. The Pilot Guy only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to The Pilot Guy websites choose to interact with The Pilot Guy in ways that require The Pilot Guy to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that The Pilot Guy gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at ThePilotGuy.com to provide a username and email address.
Those who engage in transactions with The Pilot Guy are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, The Pilot Guy collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfil the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with The Pilot Guy.
The Pilot Guy does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics: The Pilot Guy may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors to its websites. The Pilot Guy may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, The Pilot Guy does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information: The Pilot Guy discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on The Pilot Guy behalf or to provide services available at The Pilot Guy websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using The Pilot Guy websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them.

The Pilot Guy will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, The Pilot Guy discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when The Pilot Guy believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of The Pilot Guy, third parties or the public at large.

If you are a registered user of an The Pilot Guy website and have supplied your email address, The Pilot Guy may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with The Pilot Guy and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. The Pilot Guy takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Business Transfers: If The Pilot Guy, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that The Pilot Guy goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of The Pilot Guy may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Ads: Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by The Pilot Guy and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, The Pilot Guy may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in The Pilot Guy sole discretion. The Pilot Guy encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If you have a ThePilotGuy.com account, you might also receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.