Effective Date: April 27, 2017
Information we collect
The term “personal information” means information about an identifiable individual. When you visit or use our Digital Properties, we may collect the following types of personal information:
Personal information you choose to provide to us such as your name, mailing address, and email address. You may provide this information, for example, when you make requests for information or assistance, when you complete a survey, or sign up to receive an email newsletter or other communication.
We also collect information including, but not limited to, browser type, IP address, mobile device type and identifier, screen resolution, operating system, the date and time of a visit or use, the pages visited on this Site and areas accessed in the App, the time spent viewing the Digital Properties, and return visits to the Digital Properties.
Aggregated information as you and others browse and use our Digital Properties.
Uses of Information
We may use the information we collect from you for purposes such as:
To respond to your inquiries and requests;
To operate our Digital Properties and improve your experience;
To identify or remediate possible threats to the Site’s and App’s security;
To conduct research about your use of the Digital Properties and our services;
To effectuate your opt-out choices; and
For any other purpose specified at time of collection.
Sharing information with third parties
Through our Digital Properties, you are able to exercise choice with respect to certain data practices of companies participating in the choice tools we provide. When you exercise your choice, we may share some information collected from you, your computer, or your mobile device with these companies so that they may honour your requests concerning their data collection practices. Additionally, we may share information with service providers who may assist us in responding to your inquiries or requests, or otherwise perform some business or operational function for us. We may also disclose personal information about you if required to do so by law, including without limitation, by search warrant, subpoena or court order; to another organization for the purposes of investigating a breach of an agreement or a contravention of the laws of Canada, or for the purposes of detecting or suppressing fraud or of preventing fraud; to another organization in association with a prospective or actual business transaction; and for purposes disclosed at time of collection.
DAA opt-out tool
We take reasonable administrative, technical and physical measures in an effort to safeguard the personal information in our custody and control against theft, loss and unauthorized access, use, modification and disclosure.
Links to third party sites
Access and correction of personal information
You have the right to access, update, and correct inaccuracies in your personal information in our custody and control, subject to certain exceptions prescribed by law. You may request access, updating and corrections of inaccuracies in personal information we have in our custody or control by emailing us at the contact information set out below. We may request certain personal information for the purposes of verifying the identity of the individual seeking access to their personal information records.