Privacy Notice

B-Hive Travel respects your privacy and recognizes your right to protection of all personal information you share with us, including your name, address, email address, telephone number, etc. You are welcome to visit B-Hive Travel anonymously. Your internet address (IP address: the address of your computer) is logged to help us learn which parts of the web site you visit and how long you spend on individual pages. B-Hive Travel does not link your IP address to any personally identifiable information. Your browser automatically informs us of its name and version number; again, however, no personal information is gathered. Our log files help us administer the site by keeping track of referring url pages and access times.

Limited Information Gathering

Like most commercial web sites, B-Hive Travel uses cookies so we can better serve you with tailored information when you return. Cookies are small text identifiers sent to your computer to facilitate subsequent visits. Most browsers let you define preferences to notify you when you are sent cookies and let you decide whether to accept or reject them. Virtually all browsers let you remove cookies from your computer. Cookies cannot retrieve information from your computer, spread viruses, or capture your email address. B-Hive Travel uses the information collected with cookies to track site use and improve our service to you and other visitors. B-Hive Travel does not use cookies to gather personal information about you.

No Sharing of Personal Information

Our site does not share your personally identifiable information with third parties, except as mentioned in this privacy statement. We do however share aggregated statistical information with our partners regarding sales statistics. This is not linked to any personally identifiable information. We use an outside shipping company to ship orders, and a credit card processing company to bill users for goods and services. These companies do not retain, share, store or use personally identifiable information for any secondary purposes.

Choice

B-Hive Travel collects personal information voluntarily supplied by you when you order products, enter contests, or complete surveys. B-Hive Travel clearly informs you in advance, and explains how this personal information is to be used. You have a right not to provide this information. If you choose not to provide such information, you are still welcome to visit B-Hive Travel, but may be unable to participate in certain options, offers, and services. For our promotional content and newsletter, you can always unsubscribe by selecting the “remove me” link located at the footer of every promotional mailing and/or newsletter.

Correcting, Updating, and Deleting

If a user’s personally identifiable information changes (such as your phone, email or postal address), or if a user no longer desires our service, we provide a way to correct, update or delete/deactivate that user’s personally identifiable information provided to us. This can usually be done by filling out the Contact Us form. You may also notify us by standard mail at the address listed below.

Uses of Personal Information

If you supply B-Hive Travel your postal address, we will send periodic mailings to inform you of new products, services, events, etc. If you prefer not to receive such mailings, please let us know by filling out the Contact Us form or writing to us at Shorts Travel Management, Inc. – 7815 Floyd St., Overland Park, KS 66204. If you supply B-Hive Travel your telephone number while ordering a product or products, you may be contacted by telephone regarding your order or orders; we do not, however, share customer or visitor telephone numbers with other organizations. On rare occasions it is necessary to send out a strictly service related announcement. For instance, if our service is temporarily suspended for maintenance we might send you an email. Generally, users may not opt-out of these communications. However, these communications are not promotional in nature.

Security
B-Hive Travel takes all appropriate and reasonable steps to protect all information you share with us from unauthorized access or disclosure. Of course, when entering sensitive information on the website we use SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) to encrypt the transmission of your information. As you enter personal information (such as your password or address and phone number), SSL encodes it so that it is available only to you and the customer service representatives who will help make sure your order processes smoothly.

Notification of Changes

If we are going to use your personally identifiable information in a manner different from that stated at the time of collection we will notify you via email. You will have a choice as to whether or not we use your information in this different manner. However, if you have opted out of all communication with the site, or deleted/deactivated your account, then you will not be contacted. Nor will your personal information be used in this new manner. In addition, if we make any material changes in our privacy practices that do not affect user information already stored in our database, we will post a prominent notice on our web site notifying users of the change. In some cases where we post a notice we will also email users, who have opted to receive communications from us, notifying them of the changes in our privacy practices. We will use information in accordance with the privacy policy under which the information was collected.

Commitment

B-Hive Travel is committed to the principle of individual privacy, and is actively involved in and supports industry initiatives to preserve individual privacy rights on the internet. Personal data privacy is a new and rapidly changing area, and B-Hive Travel is evolving to meet these demands. Please fill out the Contact Us form or write us at 7815 Floyd St., Overland Park, KS 66204 with any questions or comments regarding these privacy policies.

Safety & Security Tips
Providing you with safe and secure shopping at B-Hive Travel is very important to us. To that end, we have taken extensive precautions to maintain security at our site. Even with these precautions, however, it is important for you to be aware of how to protect your information. Follow these guidelines to ensure that your information is safe & secure at B-Hive Travel and in all of the shopping you do online:

Securing Passwords

  • Always sign out when using a public computer.
  • Do not select “Remember My Password” when using a public computer.
  • Create secure passwords – use a combination of letters and numbers. Do not use your name, email address, or birthday.
  • As a rule of thumb, make your passwords at least 8 characters long and change them frequently.

Take Caution – Emails & Telephone Calls from B-Hive Travel

  • Do not respond to unsolicited emails from B-Hive Travel. We will not ask you to provide personal information unless you have entered our address into your browser and you are submitting an order, contacting us directly, or updating your account at B-Hive Travel.
  • We will not make unsolicited phone calls to you. Do not give a caller your account information or credit card number.
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