OUR PRIVACY POLICY

Last Updated on July 2, 2015


This privacy Statement applies to any individual who accesses CanadianSeniors.com’s
website.

At Canadian Seniors Incorporated. ("CanadianSeniors.com"), we are committed to protecting your privacy, and maintain a general policy of openness about how we collect, use and disclose your personal information. Canadian Seniors is an Ontario corporation.

The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to inform you about CanadianSeniors.com' practices relating to the collection, use, disclosure and protection of personal information that may be provided through access to or use of our website, services and publications, or that may otherwise be collected by us. BY USING OUR WEBSITE OR SUBMITTING INFORMATION TO OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.CANADIANSENIORS.COM (the "Site"), YOU CONSENT THAT CANADIANSENIORS.COM MAY COLLECT, USE AND DISCLOSE SUCH PERSONAL INFORMATION (AS DEFINED BELOW) IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS, AND AS PERMITTED OR REQUIRED BY LAW.

This Privacy Policy also explains how you can Contact Us if you have a question about, want to make a change to or want to delete any personal information that CanadianSeniors.com may be maintaining about you. We strongly recommend that you take the time to read this Privacy Policy and retain it for future reference.

  1. WHAT PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT

For the purpose of this Privacy Policy, and in accordance with privacy legislation, "personal information" is generally defined as information about an identifiable individual, or information that allows an individual to be identified (as defined from time to time in applicable privacy legislation).

  1. A SPECIAL NOTE ABOUT CHILDREN

Children (persons under the age of 18) are not eligible to use the Site unsupervised and we ask that children do not submit any personal information to us. If you are under the age of 18, you may only use this Site in conjunction with and under the supervision of your parents or guardians.

  1. HOW WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

We use your personal information for the purposes of operating and providing the products and services of CanadianSeniors.com on or in connection with the Site. More specifically, we generally collect, use and disclose your personal information:



  1. THE CIRCUMSTANCES IN WHICH WE DISCLOSE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

    • Except with your consent and as set out below, we will not sell, license, trade or rent your personal information to or with others.

    • Third Parties: CanadianSeniors.com may disclose personal information to third party providers of CanadianSeniors.com, including third parties engaged to assist us in providing services (including but not limited to software development, website development and hosting, data processing, document management and office administration) to you or to carry out one or more of the uses described above. These service providers are prohibited from using your personal information for any purpose other than to provide this assistance and are required to protect personal information disclosed by CanadianSeniors.com and to comply with the general privacy principles describes in this Privacy Policy.

    • Investigations: CanadianSeniors.com reserves the right to disclose personal information to a third party if a law, regulation, search warrant, subpoena or court order legally requires or authorizes us to do so.

    • Business Transfers: CanadianSeniors.com also reserves the right to disclose and/or transfer personal information to a third party in the event of a proposed or actual purchase, sale (including a liquidation, realization, foreclosure or repossession), lease, merger, amalgamation or any other type of acquisition, disposal, transfer, conveyance or financing of all or any portion of CanadianSeniors.com or of any of the business or assets or shares of CanadianSeniors.com or a division thereof in order for you to continue to receive the same products and services from the third party.

    • Aggregate: Aggregate information is collected by CanadianSeniors.com. This information may be shared with third parties, such as advertisers. Often this information is collected and used for statistical purposes to determine the current areas of interests of users.

    • Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin: The Site allows you to connect your account to and post links on social media accounts such as Facebook, Twitter or Linkedin. CanadianSeniors.com will use the information from the Site so that you can share public content with your friends and/or followers, should you opt-in only.


  2. KNOWLEDGE AND CONSENT

Use of the CanadianSeniors.com website is voluntary. Typically, we will seek consent for the use or disclosure of your personal information at the time of collection. In certain circumstances, consent may be sought after the information has been collected but before use (for example, when we want to use information for a purpose not previously identified). The form of consent that we seek, including whether it is express or implied, will largely depend on the sensitivity of the personal information and the reasonable expectations of the individual in the circumstances.

You may withdraw consent at any time, subject to legal or contractual restrictions and reasonable notice. If you refuse or withdraw your consent, we may not be able to provide you or continue to provide you with certain services or information that may be of value to you.

We will not, as a condition of the supply of a product or service, require you to consent to the collection, use or disclosure of information beyond that required to fulfill the explicitly specified and legitimate purposes for which the information is being provided.

  1. USE OR DISCLOSURE FOR MARKETING, ADVERTISING AND SPONSORSHIP PURPOSES

We may also use, but will not disclose, your personal information to promote and market additional goods, services and special offers from us, our affiliates and sponsors, including by means of direct marketing. To ensure advertisers understand who our subscribers are and what they are interested in, we will compile your information and create general profiles of our subscribers' demographic information and interests. However, we will never share any PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE information with our advertisers.

  1. COOKIES

When you visit our website, we may place a "cookie" in the browser directory of your computer's hard drive. A cookie is a small text file of information that a website can store on your web browser and later retrieve. In addition to the identified uses described in this Privacy Policy, we may use information provided by cookies and disclose it to third parties to measure the use of our Site, to improve the functionality and content of the Site and to facilitate usage of the Site. You can reset your browser to notify you when you have received a cookie or refuse to accept a cookie.

  1. WE PROTECT YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

CanadianSeniors.com makes all commercially reasonable efforts to ensure that personal information collected from you is protected against loss and unauthorized access. This protection applies in relation to information stored in both electronic and hard-copy form. Access to your personal information is restricted to select employees or representatives. In addition, CanadianSeniors.com employs appropriate information security techniques to protect personal information against loss and unauthorized access.

CanadianSeniors.com educates all its employees on the importance of privacy. It is CanadianSeniors.com’ policy to give access to personal information only to those employees who require it to carry out the responsibilities of their jobs or to other such third parties with similar designated responsibilities and who are subject to contractual confidentiality restrictions with CanadianSeniors.com

  1. LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY SITES



This website may offer links to unaffiliated third-party websites for your convenience. You should be aware that operators of linked websites may also collect your personal information (including information generated through the use of cookies) when you link to their websites. CanadianSeniors.com is not responsible for how such third parties collect, use or disclose your personal information, so it is important to familiarize yourself with their privacy policies, which may differ from ours, before providing them with your personal information. CanadianSeniors.com cannot be held liable for your use of such third-party websites.

  1. RETENTION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

The information that we obtain from you may be stored in the United States of America. CanadianSeniors.com retains your personal information, even after your account has been terminated, for as long as necessary to fulfill the purpose(s) for which it was collected and to comply with applicable laws. When that need has ended, your personal information will be removed from our system and destroyed in a manner that ensures your security.

  1. CONTROL OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

At CanadianSeniors.com, we want you to be able to maintain control over how we use your personal information. You will always have the option to instruct us not to use your name, online name, neighbourhood of residence, e-mail address, postal code, etc., beyond providing you with the service or information you requested. Additionally, e-mail communications will always include an identification of the sender and an "Unsubscribe" option. Should you wish to unsubscribe at any time, you may instruct us to immediately do so by clicking on the link.


12. CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY CanadianSeniors.com reserves the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time without notice. The Privacy Policy posted at any time or from time to time via this Site shall be deemed to be the Privacy Policy then in effect.

Canadian Seniors Incorporated 5468 Dundas St. West #204, Toronto, Ontario  M9B 6E3 Tel: 416-622-2273 

Contact us:
Canadian Seniors Incorporated
5468 Dundas St. West #204, Toronto, Ontario
M9B 6E3
Tel: 416-622-2273