Canada Computers Inc. and our affiliates and subsidiaries (“we”, “us”, “our”) welcome
all visitors to
and users of (“you”), our website located at www.canadacomputers.com (the “Site”). We are
ensuring the privacy and protection of all our customers. This policy was developed with this goal in mind
and outlines the guidelines according to which we collect, maintain and protect personal information, and
the use and disclosure of such personal information. Privacy laws in Canada generally define "personal
information" as any information about an identifiable individual, which includes information that can be
used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person.
We will only use your personal information in accordance with this policy unless otherwise required by applicable law. We take steps to ensure that the personal information that we collect about you is adequate, relevant, not excessive, and used for limited purposes.
Please read this policy carefully to understand our policies and practices for collecting, processing, and storing your information. If you do not agree with our policies and practices, your choice is not to use our Site. By accessing or using this Site, you indicate that you understand, accept, and consent to the practices described in this policy. This policy may change from time to time. Your continued use of this Site after we make changes indicates that you accept and consent to those changes, so please check the policy periodically for updates.
We collect and use several types of information from and about you, including:
We use different methods to collect your information, including through:
A: Information you provide to us, The information we collect directly from you on or through our Site may include:
You may also provide information to be published or displayed (hereinafter, “posted”) on public areas of the Site or transmitted to other users of the Site or third parties (collectively, "User Contributions"). Your User Contributions are posted on and transmitted to others at your own risk. Although we may limit access to certain pages, please be aware that no security measures are perfect. Additionally, we cannot control the actions of other users of the Site with whom you may choose to share your User Contributions. Therefore, we cannot and do not guarantee that unauthorized persons will not view your User Contributions.
We may also use these technologies to collect information about your online activities over time and across third party websites or other online services (behavioral tracking). To learn more or to opt-out of tailored advertising please consult the Digital Advertising Alliance of Canada Opt-Out Tool, located at https://youradchoices.ca/en/tools, for information on how you can opt out of behavioral tracking on our Site. You can also access this website to learn more about online behavioural advertising and how to stop third party servers/networks or websites from placing cookies on your devices. Opting out of a network does not mean you will no longer receive online advertising. It does mean that the network from which you opted out will no longer deliver ads tailored to your web preferences and usage patterns
The information we collect automatically is statistical data and may include personal information, and we may maintain it or associate it with personal information we collect in other ways or receive from third parties. It helps us to improve our Site and to deliver a better and more personalized service, including by enabling us to:
The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include:
us, for example, to count users who have visited those pages or opened an e-mail and for other related website statistics (for example, recording the popularity of certain website content and verifying system and server integrity).
including advertisements, are served by third parties, including advertisers, ad networks and servers,
with web beacons or other tracking technologies to collect information about you when you use our Site. The
information they collect may be associated with your personal information or they may collect information,
including personal information, about your online activities over time and across different websites and
other online services. They may use this information to provide you with interest-based (behavioural)
advertising or other targeted content.
We do not control these third parties' tracking technologies or how they are used. If you have any questions about an advertisement or other targeted content, you should contact the responsible provider directly.
If you do not want us to use information that we collect or that you provide to us to deliver advertisements according to our advertisers’ target audience preferences, you can opt out by accessing our Site, using the unsubscribe mechanism at the bottom of our e-mails, or e-mailing to email@example.com.
TWe use information (including personal information) that we collect about you:
We will not use any information our customers provide for any other commercial purposes, and such information will not be sold, rented, leased or forwarded to any third party other than as described in this policy.
We may also use your information to contact you about goods and services that may be of interest to you, as permitted by law. If you do not want us to use your information in this way, please check the relevant box located on the form on which we collect your data, adjust your user preferences in your account profile, use the unsubscribe mechanism at the bottom of our e-mails and/or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We may disclose personal information that we collect or you provide as described in this policy:
We may also disclose your personal information:
We may disclose aggregated information about our users to advertisers to help them target specific audiences, however we do not disclose data about identifiable individuals.
We may disclose personal information that we collect or you provide as described in this policy:
We may transfer personal information that we collect or that you provide as described in this policy to contractors, service providers, and other third parties we use to support our business (such as analytics and search engine providers that assist us with Site improvement and optimization) and who are contractually obligated to use the personal information only for the purposes for which we disclose it to them, and to process the personal information with the same standards set out in this policy.
We may also transfer your personal information in the event of a merger, acquisition, reorganization or other sale of all or a portion of our assets (which may include the information).
We may process, store, and transfer your personal information in and to a foreign country, with different privacy laws that may or may not be as comprehensive as Canadian law. In these circumstances, the governments, courts, law enforcement, or regulatory agencies of that country may be able to obtain access to your personal information through the laws of the foreign country. Whenever we engage a service provider, we require that its privacy and security standards adhere to this policy and applicable Canadian privacy legislation.
By submitting your personal information or engaging with the Site, you consent to this transfer, storage, or processing.
The security of your personal information is very important to us. We use reasonable physical, electronic, and administrative measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure, taking into account the risks involved in the processing and the nature of the personal information.
We store all information you provide to us behind firewalls on our secure servers. Any payment transactions will be encrypted using SSL technology.
The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of our Site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the Internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Site. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Site.
Except as otherwise permitted or required by applicable law or regulation, we will only retain your personal information for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements. Under some circumstances we may anonymize your personal information so that it can no longer be associated with you. We reserve the right to use such anonymous and de-identified data for any legitimate business purpose without further notice to you or your consent.
Our site is not intended for children under 13 years of age. No one under age 13 may provide any information to the Site. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on this Site or on or through any of its features, make any purchases through the Site, use any of the interactive or public comment features of this Site, or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at email@example.com.
It is important that the personal information we hold about you is accurate and current. Please keep us informed if your personal information changes. By law you have the right to request access to and to correct the personal information that we hold about you.
You can review and change your personal information by visiting the Site and logging into your account.
If you want to review, verify, correct, or withdraw consent to the use of your personal information you may also send us an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org to request access to, correct, or delete any personal information that you have provided to us. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect. We may charge you a fee to access your personal information, however, we will notify you of any fee in advance.
We may request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity and your right to access, and to provide you with the personal information that we hold about you or make your requested changes. Applicable law may allow or require us to refuse to provide you with access to some or all of the personal information that we hold about you, or we may have destroyed, erased, or made your personal information anonymous in accordance with our record retention obligations and practices. If we cannot provide you with access to your personal information, we will inform you of the reasons why, subject to any legal or regulatory restrictions.
We will provide access to your personal information, subject to exceptions set out in applicable privacy legislation.
If you are concerned about our response or would like to correct the information provided, you may contact our Privacy Officer at email@example.com.
If you delete your User Contributions from the Site, copies of your User Contributions may remain viewable in cached and archived pages or might have been copied or stored by other Site users.
Where you have provided your consent to the collection, use, and transfer of your personal information, you may have the legal right to withdraw your consent under certain circumstances. To withdraw your consent, if applicable, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that if you withdraw your consent we may not be able to provide you with a particular product or service. We will explain the impact to you at the time to help you with your decision.
to how we treat our users' personal information, we will notify you by e-mail to the e-mail address
specified in your account and/or through a notice on the Site home page.
We have procedures in place to receive and respond to complaints or inquiries about our handling of personal information, our compliance with this policy, and with applicable privacy laws. To discuss our compliance with this policy please contact our Privacy Officer using the contact information listed above.