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PRIVACY POLICY

 

Kelownadeals has established a privacy policy to explain to you how your information is protected, collected and used, which may be updated by Kelownadeals from time to time.  Kelownadeals will provide notice of materially significant changes to this privacy policy by posting a notice on the Kelownadeals site. 

 

General.  By visiting the Kelownadeals website under the domain www.vernondeals.ca and all subdomains thereof or contained therein (collectively, the “Site”) you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this privacy policy.  If you do not agree please do not use or access the Site.  This privacy policy describes the information, as part of the normal operation of our services, we collect from you and what may happen to that information.  By accepting the privacy policy, you expressly consent to our use and disclosure of your personal information in accordance with this privacy policy. 

 

Information We Collect.  Our primary purpose in collecting personal information from you is to provide you with a safe, smooth, efficient and customized experience.  We only collect personal information about you that we consider necessary for achieving this purpose.  In general you can browse the site without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. Once you give us your personal information, you are not anonymous to us.  If you choose to use our Site, we may require you to provide contact and identity information, billing information, and other personal information as indicated on the forms contained on the Site.  Where possible, we indicate which fields are required and which fields are optional.  You always have the option to not provide information by choosing not to use a particular service or feature.  We sometimes collect your email address, for purposes such as sending self publishing and confirmation emails, authenticating user accounts, providing subscription email services registering for forums or other such informational purposes.  Kelownadeals does not store credit card information nor do we collect credit card information as all payments are made through Paypal.  We may collect personal information if you provided any feedback or if you contact us directly.  Please do not post any personal information on the Site that you expect to keep private. 

 

Our weblogs collect standard weblog entries for each page served, including your IP address, Page URL and timestamp.  Weblogs help us to diagnose problems with our server, to administer the Site, and to otherwise provide our service to you. 

 

Security.  Kelownadeals makes good faith efforts to store your personal information that we may gather from time to time in a secure operating environment that is not available to the public.  However, we cannot guarantee complete security. 

 

Kelownadeals may disclose information about its users if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such disclosure is reasonably necessary to respond to subpoenas, court orders or other legal processes.  Kelownadeals may also disclose information about its users to law enforcement officers or others, in the good faith believe that such disclosure is reasonably necessary to: enforce our User Agreement; respond to claim that any posting or other content violates the rights of third parties or protect the rights, property, personal safety of Kelownadeals, its users or the general public. 

 

Disclosure of Your Information.  As a matter of policy, Kelownadeals does not sell or rent any of your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent.  However, the following describes some of the ways that your personal information may be disclosed to normal business provider services:  a) we may aggregate data across all user accounts and disclose such information in an identifiable manner to advertisers and other third parties for their marketing and promotional services;  b) your information that you wish for us to post on the Site will be available to the public;  c) although our pages are may be coded with robot exclusion headers, others may attempt to automatically collect your email address from our Site; d) we may send out notices to you or other community members regarding suspicious activity or policy violations on the Site; and e) if we are required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: comply with legal processes, enforce this Privacy Policy or protect the rights, property or personal safety of Kelownadeals, its users or the public.

 

Notice.   We may amend this privacy policy at any time by posting the amended terms on the Site.  All amended terms shall automatically be effective immediately after they are posted on the Site.