Privacy Policy

The Economical Excursionists Privacy Policy

The Bottom Line…

I hate spam as much as you do. If you subscribe to the free newsletter or comment on the blog, I will not spam you or sell your email address to anyone else. You can always unsubscribe by clicking the unsubscribe button at the bottom of the article.  EconomicalExcursionists do not collect any personal information about you as a visitor except for standard traffic logs automatically created via Google Analytics or besides information that you personally provide on your own.

The Full Version…

Your privacy is very important to EE.   We will not rent, sell, lease, or give away any of your personal information. Please read the full privacy policy before submitting your personal information. By using the site, you accept the policy as outlined:

  • Information collected will only be done so with the full knowledge of the user
  • Information collected will only be possible by the user inputting their information (via input forms), outside of general Google Analytics data
  • We will only retain personal information as long as necessary for the fulfillment of the purposes for which the individual agreed upon
  • We will collect personal information by lawful and fair means and only with the knowledge or consent of the individual concerned.
  • If a person chooses to include their information in a form, it should be accurate, complete, and up-to-date.


We use Ezoic to provide personalization and analytic services on EconomicalExcursionists, as such Ezoic’s privacy policy is in effect and can be reviewed here.

Web Aptitude LLC (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates the website

This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information when you use our Service.

We will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy.

We use your Personal Information for providing and improving the EconomicalExcursionists Site. By using this site, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy, terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions.

Cookie/Tracking Technology

In order to provide you with the absolute best user experience, EconomicalExcursionists may use cookies, which are useful for tracking information such as browser type, number of visits to the site and what tracking what pages you find to be the most resourceful on our blog.  This may contain an anonymous unique identifier. 

Personal information cannot be collected via cookies.

In order for the blog to maintain running, we may have relationships with appropriate and affiliated advertisers and brands, who may also collect cookies but not personal information without your consent.  If you do not wish to have cookies tracked, you may change your settings in your browser to disable this tracking.

You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our site.

Google Double Click Cookies

Google uses cookies to distribute ads on this website. Google’s use of the DoubleClick cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to our users based on their visit to our Service or other web sites on the Internet.

If you would not like interest-based ads, you can change your settings within Google here

Log Data

During your time on EconomicalExcursionists, we may use third party services, such as Google Analytics that may collect Log Data information that could include information such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address, which pages you visit on our site, how long you stayed on a site, what browser/type you are using and other statistics.

These third party service providers have their own privacy policies addressing how they use such information.

Information Collection And Use

In order to better serve our readers, you may be asked for some personally identifiable information that can be used to contact and/or identify you.  This could be your name, email, etc.

This is optional on your behalf to disclose this information.  If you choose not to include this information, you may not be able to access all of our services.

We may use the information you provide and the log data in services such as opted-in newsletters, marketing, and other information that may interest you. At any time, you may opt out of any of these services.


Please see our advertiser’s policy for more information.  You may change your preferences of how ads are served to you from here


Individuals commenting on the blog are responsible for their own comments and information.

We do reserve the right to remove or edit comments at our discretion. E-mail addresses that are submitted with comments are not disclosed unless the individual includes this information in the actual comment box being submitted publicly.

EconomicalExcursionists reserves the right to monitor and delete any comments that are not relevant to the post, comments include, but are not limited to harassment or threats to the site or to fellow readers or comments that are spam or unsolicited advertisement.

Legal Compliance

If subpoenaed or required by law or in order to comply with the law, we may disclose your personal information.  We may also disclose personal information if we believe our rights may be harmed.


We have worked hard to protect your personal information, including implementing security on our site, however, no site is 100% secure and you are using it at your own risk.

International Transfer

Computers located outside of your place of residence may be used to maintain information such as Personal Information.  Data protection laws may be different than where you reside.

We transfer and process this information (including Personal Information) in the United States.

Contact Information

If you would like to contact us about our Privacy Policy you may do so at [email protected] 

We reserve the right to make changes to this policy.

Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.