Privacy Policy

Out of Wilderness Magazine's Privacy Policy

Please read the following Privacy Policy carefully to gain a clear understanding as to how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information in accordance with our website. Any changes made to this Privacy Policy will be updated on this page. 

What personal information do we collect from visitors to this website?

When subscribing to our newsletter or filling out a contact form, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address or other details to help you with your experience.

When do we collect information?

We collect information from you when you subscribe to a newsletter or submit information through our contact forms.

How do we use your information?

We may use the information we collect from you when you subscribe to our newsletter or submit information through our contact forms in the following ways:

  • To personalize your experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested
  • To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature
  • To send updates and/or other information via our newsletter 
  • To respond to inquiries submitted through our contact forms 

How do we protect your information?

We do not use vulnerability scanning and/or scanning to PCI standards.

We only provide articles and information. We never ask for credit card numbers.

We use regular Malware Scanning.

Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.

We implement a variety of security measures when a user enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information.

Do we use "cookies?"

We do not use cookies for tracking purposes

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 settings. Since browser is a little different, look at your browser's Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.

If you turn cookies off, Some of the features that make your site experience more efficient may not function properly. 

Third-party disclosure

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information unless we provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release information when it's release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property or safety. 

Third-party links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third-party products or services on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

CAN SPAM Act

The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.

We collect your email address in order to:

  • To personalize your experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested
  • To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature
  • To send updates and/or other information via our newsletter 
  • To respond to inquiries submitted through our contact forms 

To be in accordance with CANSPAM, we agree to the following:

  • Not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses
  • Identify any message as an advertisement in some reasonable way if/when they are an advertisement
  • Monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used
  • Honour opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly
  • Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email

If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can email us at hello[at]outofwildernessmag.com (hello@outofwildernessmag.com) and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.

For questions or concerns regarding this privacy policy