Privacy Policy

Who we are

The 5 Ride is a medium volume private logistics company specializing in diversified marketing. We offer low cost logistics solutions for tourists and integrated marketing strategies for locals businesses in and around the Emerald Coast of Florida.

Our website address is: https://the5ride.com

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website. This is not a trait unique to the5ride.com and The 5 Ride.

Contact Forms

Submission of any information on our contact forms may be shared with a number of The 5 Ride’s agents or assigns in order to better respond to your needs.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, ticket windows, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. Please refer to the privacy policy for Eventbrite, YouTube, Facebook, and Google if you have questions. These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share sensitive data with.

No one… that we know of. We do collect sensitive data via FB and Google apps that power many of out sites features, but our website does notl not share that sensitive data with anyone other than it’s site of origin. For all we know, big brothers Google and Facebook are ALWAYS watching, but we will never facilitate the dissemination of our user’s data to anyone.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service. Other than that we don’t export data to ANY third party affiliates.

Your contact information

Your name, email, and phone number are safe with us. We believe in integrity, that’s why we only use your data to optimize OUR advertising and will never sell it to ANY third-party. Third-party verification requests from Facebook and Google will only ask for ask to verify your identity when enrolling in a course or submitting and accessing open mic listings. This is to help eliminate robots and fake accounts from skimming our site for user data, ensure the quality/accuracy of listings and protect the overall security of our members.

How we protect your data

This site is secured with third-party verification and SSL certificates to protect the integrity of transactions and user privacy just like any other reputable website. You can interact with members, shop our courses, and buy tickets with full confidence knowing your information is secure and our users are real people.

What data breach procedures we have in place

The5Ride.com uses the latest security software to monitor data breaches, notify members, and limit the amount of sensitive data collected and retained on our database. Hackers can’t squeeze blood from a turnip, or in this case data that we do not retain longer than needed, such as credit card numbers.

Third-Party Authorization

Any information collected by third-party authorization, such as Google or Facebook, is for verification purposes only. We will never sell or share your personal information with any party outside of The 5 Ride.

What third parties we receive data from

This website uses data from third parties to verify user’s identity and target ads for The 5 Ride on social media platforms.

User submitted data

Users will be categorized into four primary roles; customer, employee, manager, and administrator. Data collected from users may be erased at any time. Select users that interact with the sites features may be asked to complete a survey used to determine eligibility and authorize access to certain sections of the website for discount, opinion polls.

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

The 5 Ride in it’s sole discretion may analyze and share any “non-sensitive” data willingly submitted by users in our comments, reviews, map data, and application courses. This data may be collected from sources such as comments, quizzes, forms, search fields, and calculators. Again we will NEVER intentionally share personal contact or financial information such as credit card info, bank accounts, routing numbers, etc though we may collect them temporarily to verify identity and conduct secure transactions 

Additional information

If you have any questions or concerns, send us an email to the5rideofdestin@gmail.com

Thank you for choosing The 5 Ride and enjoy the site!