Privacy and Cookies

This privacy policy is applicable to the website tripcush.com and its mobile application

Data Privacy Principles and Utilization of Personal Data

We, tripcush.com, are pleased that you are visiting our website and we would like to provide you with some information about the collection, processing and use of personal data when using this website. tripcush.com. collects, processes and uses personal data exclusively according to this data privacy statement and within the scope of statutory authorization. If you need further information or have any questions about how tripcush handles data privacy, please contact info@tripcush.com

What is personal data?

Personal data is any information concerning the personal or material circumstances of an identified or identifiable individual. This includes information such as your name, your address, your telephone number or your date of birth and under certain circumstances booking information of users.

General Information about Data Privacy

Unless stated otherwise in the following sections, no personal data will be collected, processed or used while using this website.

Connection information

When you access our website, particular information is transmitted by a standard procedure, such as the IP address, type and version of the web browser used, the operating system used, the website where you came from and the time of visiting the website. As a rule, we will analyze these data only statistically in order to prevent errors and to improve our services. Only in the event of potential abuse related to bookings, we would use the connection information to facilitate the identification of the responsible person.

Community

If you decide to become active in the tripCush Community, for instance by uploading photos or by creating texts such as reviews and descriptions, you will decide yourself which personal data will be visible to both tripcush.com and all visitors of the platform. You may change these settings at any time. tripCush will not disclose any personal data unless you have given us your explicit prior approval. The tripCush user account and the information contained therein are encrypted with a password, so that the user alone can access such personal data. This user profile can be edited by the user at any time.

partner(suppliers) management Function

Partners can manage their products by using the partner manager function. The use of this function requires registration. The data will be used solely to implement the contractual relations between tripCush and the suppliers. These data will not be forwarded to third parties.

Email Advertising

If you have given your separate consent to receive our newsletter, your email address will be stored and used for the purpose of personal email advertising of hotel and related offers, until you unsubscribe from the newsletter. It is possible to unsubscribe at any time. To unsubscribe, please use the corresponding link at the end of each email.

Cookies

The tripCush website uses cookies. Cookies are text files saved on the user’s computer when visiting a website on the Internet.

We use so called ‘session cookies’, which, depending on the settings in your browser, will be deleted when the browser is closed.

We also use cookies that are used once a session is over (‘trans-session cookies’). These Cookies serve in particular to make our service more user-friendly and effective. Thanks to these files, it is possible, for instance, that you will be provided with information specifically tailored to your interests on the webpage currently being viewed. The sole purpose is to adjust our services to the users’ wishes as best as we can and to make for you the use of our website as convenient as possible.

You can prevent the use of cookies by not permitting them in your browser. You can change the relevant settings in your browser.

You can find further information on the use of cookies on your website in this Cookie Policy.

Social Media

On our website, we have integrated links to various social media services (Facebook, Google+, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Pinterest, LinkedIn, telegram). By clicking on the relevant symbol or the full name, you will be redirected to the website of the relevant service.

On the social media service websites, the data privacy policies and terms of use of the relevant service apply. tripcush.com does not have any impact on the collection, processing, and use of data on these websites.

Facebook Connect

We allow you to sign up and log in using your Facebook account. If you sign up using Facebook, Facebook will ask your permission to share certain information from your Facebook account with tripCush. This may include your first name, last name, email address for us to verify your identity and gender, general location, a link to your Facebook profile, your time zone, birthday, profile picture, your “likes” and your list of friends.

This information is collected by Facebook and is provided to us under the terms of Facebook’s privacy policy. You can control the information that we receive from Facebook using the privacy settings in your Facebook account.

If you sign up to tripCush using Facebook, your tripCush account will be connected automatically to your Facebook account, and information regarding your activity on tripCush, may be shared with Facebook and may be published in your timeline and your Facebook friends’ newsfeeds.

Google+

You can sign up and log in using your Google+ account. When you sign up using Google+, Google will ask your permission to share certain information from your Google+ account with tripCush. This may include your first name, last name, email address in order for us to verify your identity and gender, a link to your Google+ profile, your profile picture, and your list of friends. This information is collected by Google and is provided to us under the terms of Google’s privacy policy.

If you sign up to tripCush using Google+, by default information regarding your activity on tripCush will be visible on Google to everyone in your Google+ circles and shared with Google according to Google’s terms of service and Google’s privacy policy. For more information on how to manage the activities you share back to your Google+ account, see Google’s support page. You can manage who from your Google+ circles see your tripCush activity from within your Google+ App settings page.

twitter

tripCush allows users to sign up and log in using your twitter account. When you sign up using twitter, twitter may ask your permission to share certain information from your twitter account with tripCush. This may include your first name, last name, email address in order for us to verify your identity and gender, a link to your twitter profile, your profile picture, and other relevant information. This information is collected by twitter and is provided to us under the terms of twitter’s privacy policy.

If you sign up to tripCush using twitter, by default information regarding your activity on tripCush will be visible on Google to everyone in your twitter profile and shared with twitter according to twitter’s terms of service and privacy policy.

Security

tripcush.com implements technical and organizational security measures to safeguard stored personal data against inadvertent or deliberate manipulation, loss or destruction and against access by unauthorized persons. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technological progress. Furthermore, technologies such as SSL and many others are incorporated to the system to safeguard the transactions made in the website.

Your rights

Upon written request, we will be glad to inform you pursuant to our obligation by law if and which personal data of yours are stored with us. Under the conditions of the provisions of the Ethiopian laws and regulations, you may request correction, blocking and deletion of such data, unless these requests conflict with statutory time limits for storage.

Concerning your rights please contact:

TripCush Trading private limited company

Addis Ababa

Ethiopia

info@tripcush.com.

In the event that there are variances between the data privacy statements in various languages arising from translation, then the English version shall prevail.