By using this website, you also agree with the following terms of service.
What Personal Information We Collect and How We Use It
Among other reasons, the operator collects and retains information for the purposes of conducting market research, promotional activities, contests, surveys and advertisement mailings. This information is collected only when you enter it yourself.
Examples of personal information collected by the operator are:
· contact information (such as name, address, e-mail address and telephone number in a non-business capacity);
The operator uses your personal information for the following purposes:
· to develop and maintain our relationship with you and to communicate with you;
· to address your inquiries or respond appropriately;
· to develop and improve our products, services and websites and to advise you about new products and services from our websites and/or sponsors that may be of interest to you;
· to inform you of promotional events;
· to subscribe to newsletters, advertisement mailings and fill out surveys;
· to protect our business interests and the interests of our consumers, and to generally meet requirements imposed by law.
When We Disclose Your Personal Information
Except with your consent, we will not sell, share, license, trade or rent your personal information to others outside of the operator’s network of websites and related services. The operator may disclose personal information to third parties, such as suppliers, advertising or promotional agencies, engaged to assist us in providing services to you or to carry out one or more of the purposes described above. We protect your personal information with appropriate security measures, and we require our suppliers, advertising and promotional agencies to do the same.
The operator reserves the right to co-operate fully with local, provincial/state and federal officials in any investigation relating to any personal information (including private electronic communications transmitted on any the operator websites) or any purported unlawful activities.
Knowledge and Consent
The operator collects personal information only when you voluntarily provide it. If you don’t want us to have access to your personal information, please do not provide it while using our sites. You may withdraw consent by using the appropriate link contained in all our mailings to unsubscribe from our mailing list.
Cookies & IP Adresses
How We Protect Your Personal Information
The operator makes all commercially reasonable efforts to ensure that personal information collected from you is protected against loss and unauthorized access. Access to your personal information is restricted to selected employees or representatives. In addition, The operator employs generally accepted information security techniques, such as firewalls, access control procedures and cryptography, to protect personal information against loss and unauthorized access.
Retention of Your Personal Information
The operator retains your personal information for as long as necessary to fulfill the purpose for which it was collected, to comply with applicable laws and for the duration and extent of our business practice.
The operator believes that it is very important to protect the privacy of children and encourages parents or guardians to spend time with their children to participate in and monitor their activities. The operator does not intend to collect personal information from children, should we be aware that we have such information in our database it will promptly be deleted. We also ensure that all advertising, sponsorship and promotional activity is not targeted at those under the age of 13.
Please be aware that there may be links or content on an advertiser site that may contain mature content or that may be considered offensive to some. Please protect yourself as we are empowering you to take notice of all external site content. If an advertiser’s site content is not appropriate and is considered offensive by you, please notify us and we will then investigate the matter.
Links to Third Party Sites
Changes in this Privacy Statement
Last update: January 2011