Privacy Policy


Last Updated: This Privacy Policy was last updated on July 25, 2017.

Guide Resource Services, Inc. (“GRS”) is committed to maintaining robust privacy protections for its users. Our Privacy Policy (“Privacy Policy”) is designed to help you understand how we collect, use and safeguard the information you provide to us and to assist you in making informed decisions when using our Application.

For purposes of this Agreement, “Applications” refers to the mobile or web-based Kush Tourism, Kush Guide, and Kush Marketplace applications provided by GRS. The terms “we,” “us,” and “our” refer to GRS. “You” refers to you, as a user of the Applications. By accepting our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service (found here:, you consent to our collection, storage, use and disclosure of your personal information as described in this Privacy Policy.

We collect “Non-Personal Information” and “Personal Information.” Non-Personal Information includes information that cannot be used to personally identify you, such as anonymous usage data, general demographic information we may collect, referring/exit pages and URLs, platform types, preferences you submit and preferences that are generated based on the data you submit and number of clicks. Personal Information includes your name, your email address, and (for businesses) your business license number, which you submit to us through the registration process of the Applications or through your purchase of our tours.
a. Information collected via Technology. In an effort to improve the quality of the Applications, we track information provided to us by your browser or by our software applications when you view or use the Applications, such as the website you came from (known as the “referring URL”), the type of browser you use, the device from which you connected to the Applications, the time and date of access, and other information that does not personally identify you. We track this information using cookies, or small text files which include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to a user’s browser from our servers and are stored on the user’s computer hard drive. Sending a cookie to a user’s browser enables us to collect Non-Personal information about that user and keep a record of the user’s preferences when utilizing our services, both on an individual and aggregate basis. For example, GRS may use cookies to collect the following information:
Login status
Email address
GRS may use both persistent and session cookies; persistent cookies remain on your computer after you close your session and until you delete them, while session cookies expire when you close your browser.
b. Information you provide us by registering for an account or purchasing a tour. In addition to the information provided automatically by your browser when you visit the Application, to become a subscriber to the Application you will need to create an account. To purchase a tour, you will also need to provide us with certain information. By registering an account or purchasing a tour, you are authorizing us to collect, store and use your Personal Information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

a. Personal Information. Except as otherwise stated in this Privacy Policy and the Terms of Service, we do not sell, trade, rent or otherwise share for marketing purposes your Personal Information with third parties without your consent. We do share Personal Information with vendors who are performing services for GRS, such as the servers for our email communications who are provided access to user’s email address for purposes of sending emails from us. Those vendors use your Personal Information only at our direction and in accordance with our Privacy Policy.
In general, the Personal Information you provide to us is used to help us communicate with you and to facilitate your transactions via the Applications. For example, we use Personal Information to contact users in response to questions, solicit feedback from users, provide technical support, and inform users about promotional offers.
b. Non-Personal Information. In general, we use Non-Personal Information to help us improve the Applications and customize the user experience. We also aggregate Non-Personal Information in order to track trends and analyze use patterns in the Applications. This Privacy Policy does not limit in any way our use or disclosure of Non-Personal Information and we reserve the right to use and disclose such Non-Personal Information to our partners, advertisers and other third parties at our discretion.
c. Change of Control. In the event we undergo a business transaction such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of all or a portion of our assets, your Personal Information may be among the assets transferred. You acknowledge and consent that such transfers may occur and are permitted by this Privacy Policy, and that any acquirer of our assets may continue to process your Personal Information as set forth in this Privacy Policy. If our information practices change at any time in the future, we will post the policy changes to the Applications and our website at so that you may opt out of the new information practices. We suggest that you check the Applications and our website periodically if you are concerned about how your information is used.

3. HOW WE PROTECT INFORMATION. We implement security measures designed to protect your information from unauthorized access. Your account is protected by your account password and we urge you to take steps to keep your personal information safe by not disclosing your password and by logging out of your account after each use. We further protect your information from potential security breaches by implementing certain technological security measures including encryption, firewalls and secure socket layer technology. However, these measures do not guarantee that your information will not be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed by breach of such firewalls and secure server software. By using our Applications, you acknowledge that you understand and agree to assume these risks.

4. CHILDREN. We do not knowingly collect, keep, or maintain Personal Information from children under the age of 13. If you become aware that your under 13 child has created an account with GRS, or has purchased a tour, please notify us at to have the account terminated and the associated data deleted.

5. YOUR RIGHTS REGARDING THE USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION. You have the right at any time to prevent us from contacting you for marketing purposes. When we send a promotional communication to a user, the user can opt out of further promotional communications by following the unsubscribe instructions provided in each promotional e-mail. Please note that notwithstanding the promotional preferences you indicate by either unsubscribing or opting out in the settings section of the Applications, we may continue to send you administrative emails including, for example, periodic updates to our Privacy Policy.

6. LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES. As part of the Application, we may provide links to or compatibility with other websites or applications. However, we are not responsible for the privacy practices employed by those websites or the information or content they contain. This Privacy Policy applies solely to information collected by us through the Applications. Therefore, this Privacy Policy does not apply to your use of a third party website accessed by via Applications. To the extent that you access or use the Applications through or on another website or application, then the privacy policy of that other website or application will apply to your access or use of that site or application. We encourage our users to read the privacy statements of other websites before proceeding to use them.

7. CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY. GRS reserves the right to change this policy and our Terms of Application at any time. We will notify you of significant changes to our Privacy Policy by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account or by placing a prominent notice on our site. Significant changes will go into effect 30 days following such notification. Non-material changes or clarifications will take effect immediately. You should periodically check the Application and this privacy page for updates.

8. CONTACT US. If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy or the practices of this Application, please contact us by sending an email to