Privacy Policy - www.vesselfinder.com

The privacy of our visitors is of extreme importance to us. We take every precaution to ensure that the information you supply is treated in the strictest confidence.
This Privacy Policy document outlines the types of personal information is received and collected by www.vesselfinder.com and how it is used.

Login information
Your successful registration and membership depend on providing the following information:
- name
- email addres
- password
Without this minimal amount of information, you cannot create a VesselFinder account. Like other passwords, you should choose one that is known only by you.

Personal Information
During the Registration process or by creating an interactive resume/CV you may provide additional information to your VesselFinder profile describing your Seafarer status in respect to the maritime industry. Providing additional information about yourself beyond what is minimally required is optional, but providing additional information enables you to benefit more from VesselFinder. Any information you provide at registration or in the Seafarer information sections is valuable to recruiters in the maritime industry.

Log Files
The use of log files enables us to compile aggregate statistical information which is used to improve our services. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user's movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies and Web Beacons
A cookie is a small text file that is written to your hard drive when you visit a website and contains information that enables a server to identify your visit to a website.
www.vesselfinder.com does use cookies to store information about visitors preferences, record user-specific information on which pages the user access or visit, customize Web page content based on visitors browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.

DoubleClick DART Cookie
.:: Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on www.vesselfinder.com.
.:: Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to  www.vesselfinder.com and other sites on the Internet.
.:: Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL -  http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html

Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site. Our advertising partners include:

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to the advertisements and links that appear onwww.vesselfinder.com send directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies ( such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons ) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and / or to personalize the advertising content that you see.

www.vesselfinder.com has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices. www.vesselfinder.com's privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites.

If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers' respective websites.

Vessel owners
Information about each vessel published on our website can be removed by request of the vessel's owner. The only requirement for a valid request is proving the legal relation between the vessel and the person sending the request to our email.

Contact Information
If you have any questions regarding this privacy policy or would like any further information please contact our Customer Services Department at:

VesselFinder Ltd.
Business centre, fl.5, Hadzhi Dimitar square, 8800 Sliven, Bulgaria
Email: info@vesselfinder.com