Ciao Italia is committed to protecting your privacy online. While using our website, you do not have to identify yourself or divulge personal information. If you choose to give us your personal information, you decide the amount of information you provide.
We will never sell, rent, or give your email address or other personal information to an outside, unaffiliated organization or any unauthorized third parties.
When you leave a comment on our site:
In order to leave a comment or contact us using our contact form, we will ask for your email address in order to help monitor discussion or respond to your questions. You will not be added to any email list.
When you sign up for our mailing list:
We collect your name, contact information, and email address, and certain other information. We use your email address to send you the email newsletter to which you subscribed. We collect your geographic location in order to send you information on local events. You may remove your email address from that subscriber list by visiting the unsubscribe page for that list, available at the bottom of any email you receive from us.
Links to Amazon.com from the Ciao Italia website and Ciao Italia Posta newsletter are affiliate links. That means that if you click through from our link and buy a product, Ciao Italia receives a small sales commission. No personal data is collected or stored.
IP Addresses and Log File Data:
We log IP addresses, which is the location of your computer or network on the Internet, for systems administration and troubleshooting purposes. We also use page hits in the aggregate to track the popularity of pages that people visit in order to improve the quality of the site. There is no personal identifiable information collected in our log files.
Information on Children:
Because we care about the safety and privacy of children online, we comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA). COPPA and its accompanying FTC regulations establish United States federal law that protects the privacy of children using the Internet. We do not knowingly contact or collect personal information from children under 13. Our site is not intended to solicit information of any kind from children under 13, and we have designed our sites to block our knowing acceptance of information from children under 13 whenever age-related information is requested.
Contacting us about privacy: