SOUTHERN COMFORT CABIN RENTALS OF BLUE RIDGE PRIVACY POLICY

This site is operated by Sharp Real Estate Services, LLC DBA Southern Comfort Cabin Rentals of Blue Ridge. Your privacy on the Internet is of the utmost importance to us. At Southern Comfort  Cabin Rentals of Blue Ridge, we want to make your experience online as satisfying and safe as your stay at one of luxury mountain homes.

WEBSITE SECURITY
Southern Comfort Cabin Rentals of Blue Ridge uses multiple level security measures to maintain the safety and integrity of your personal information. Sensitive financial information transmitted between your browser and our website will use 128 bit Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption technology. Additionally, we will only release information about you and your account in accordance with our Privacy Policy. For Owners, a personal user name and password is required to access and use your account.

PRIVACY POLICY - INFORMATION WE COLLECT
We collect information about you from the following sources: Information you provide on applications or other forms Information regarding your transactions with Southern Comfort Cabin Rentals of Blue Ridge

INFORMATION WE DISCLOSE ABOUT YOU
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless we provide you with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our marketing, website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property, or safety.

HOW DO WE USE YOUR INFORMATION?
We may use such information in the following ways:

  • To personalize your experience on our site and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.
  • To improve our website to better serve you.
  • To allow us to provide better service you in responding to your customer service requests.
  • To administer a contest, promotion, survey, or other site feature.
  • To quickly process your transactions.
  • To send periodic emails or text messages regarding your order or other products and services.
  • For personalization and targeting in marketing campaigns

DO WE USE "COOKIES"?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the site's or service provider's systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information. For instance, we use cookies to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart. They are also used to help us understand your preferences based on previous or current site activity, which enables us to provide you with improved services. We also use cookies to help us compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

We use cookies to:

  • Help remember and process the items in the shopping cart.
  • Understand and save user's preferences for future visits.
  • Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf.


You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser (like Internet Explorer) settings. Each browser is a little different, so look at your browser's Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.

If you disable cookies off, some features will be disabled It will turn off some of the features that make your site experience more efficient and some of our services will not function properly.

HOW CAN YOU OPT OUT, REMOVE OR MODIFY INFORMATION YOU HAVE PROVIDED TO US?

You can request to have your information removed by contacting us.

Please note that we may maintain information about an individual sales transaction in order to complete that transaction and for record keeping purposes.

TRANSFER OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

Your information, including personal information, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country, or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.

We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy and no transfer of your personal information will take place to an organization or a country unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of your data and other personal information.

DISCLOSURE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

If we are involved in a merger, acquisition or asset sale, your personal information may be transferred. We will provide notice before your personal information is transferred and becomes subject to a different Privacy Policy.

Under certain circumstances, we may be required to disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).

RETENTION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

We will retain your personal information only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will retain and use your information to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we are required to retain your data to comply with applicable laws), resolve disputes, and enforce our legal agreements and policies.

INFORMATION REGARDING YOUR DATA PROTECTION RIGHTS UNDER GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION (GDPR)

For the purpose of this Privacy Policy, we are a Data Controller of your personal information.

If you are from the European Economic Area (EEA), our legal basis for collecting and using your personal information, as described in this Privacy Policy, depends on the information we collect and the specific context in which we collect it. We may process your personal information because:

  • We need to perform a contract with you, such as when you create a Policy with us
  • You have given us permission to do so
  • The processing is in our legitimate interests and it's not overridden by your rights
  • For payment processing purposes
  • To comply with the law

If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:

  • The right to access, update or to delete the personal information we have on you
  • The right of rectification
  • The right to object
  • The right of restriction
  • The right to data portability
  • The right to withdraw consent

Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before responding to such requests.

You have the right to complain to a Data Protection Authority about our collection and use of your personal information. For more information, please contact your local data protection authority in the European Economic Area (EEA).

"DO NOT SELL MY PERSONAL INFORMATION" NOTICE FOR CALIFORNIA CONSUMERS UNDER CALIFORNIA CONSUMER PRIVACY ACT (CCPA)

Under the CCPA, California consumers have the right to:

  • Request that a business that collects a consumer's personal data disclose the categories and specific pieces of personal data that a business has collected about consumers.
  • Request that a business delete any personal data about the consumer that a business has collected.
  • Request that a business that sells a consumer's personal data, not sell the consumer's personal data.


If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us.

CONTACTING US

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy, you may contact us at: https://www.southerncomfortcabinrentals.com/contact-information.asp