BY USING, ACCESSING OR DOWNLOADING THE WEBSITE, YOU AGREE TO THE COLLECTION AND USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION (AS HEREUNDER DESCRIBED), ALL IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET HEREUNDER.
If you are under the age of 14, you are not eligible to use the IslandBuyers.ca website, and we ask you not to submit any personal information to us.
You can see, modify or erase most of your personal information by reviewing and modifying your posting. There may a charge associated with such requests but these will not exceed the amounts permitted by law. We delete personal information when we no longer need it for the purposes we described earlier. We retain personal information as permitted by law to resolve disputes, enforce our policies; and prevent bad users from coming back. We may update this policy at any time, with updates taking effect when you next use the site or after 30 days, whichever is sooner. If we or our corporate affiliates are involved in a merger or acquisition, we may share personal information with another company, but this policy will continue to apply.
Collection of Information Personal Information
Use of certain features of the Website may require submission of certain personal information, including your first and last name, email address, a nickname (or other user ID) and a password.
Information posted on IslandBuyers.ca is obviously publicly available. Our servers are located in the United States and around the world. Therefore, if you choose to provide us with personal information, you are consenting to the transfer and storage of that information on our servers. We collect and store the following personal information:
- email address,
- physical contact information,
- and (depending on the service used) sometimes financial information
- computer sign-on data,
- statistics on page views,
- traffic to and from IslandBuyers.ca and ad data (all through cookies you can take steps to disable the cookies on your browser although this is likely to affect your ability to use the site);
- other information, including users IP address and standard web log information.
We use users personal information to:
- provide our services resolve disputes,
- collect fees,
- and troubleshoot problems;
- encourage safe trading and enforce our policies,
- customize users experience,
- measure interest in our services,
- improve our services and inform users about services and updates,
- communicate marketing and promotional offers to you according to your preferences,
- do other things for users as described when we collect the information.
How is the information being used?
The information is used to operate and improve the features, offerings and content presented to you by Island Buyers, to personalize the content and advertisements provided to you; to fulfill your requests for products, programs, and services; to communicate with you and respond to your inquiries; to conduct research about your use of the IslandBuyers.ca website; and to help offer you other products, programs, or services that may be of interest.
Please note that IslandBuyers.ca may use your personally identifiable information to present offers to you on behalf of business partners and advertisers. Further, when you have requested information regarding an offer presented on the website from one or more of our vendors, your contact information may be communicated to that vendor only in an effort to more effectively respond to your enquiry. Your consent for this data collection and dissemination, as outlined in the Terms of Service, is required in order to access and utilize the services provided by Island Buyers, and its associated web properties.
Island Buyers has implemented security policies, rules and technical measures to protect and safeguard the personally identifiable information under our control from unauthorized access, improper use or disclosure, unauthorized modification, unlawful destruction or accidental loss. All our personnel that have access to, and are associated with the processing of your personally identifiable information, are obligated to respect the confidentiality of the information.
We or our service providers may use “cookies” (small files placed on your hard drive) on certain of our pages to help analyze our web page flow; customize our services, content and advertising; measure promotional effectiveness, and promote trust and safety. A few important things you should know about cookies are that:
We sometimes work with service providers who may place cookies on your computer to collect anonymous information about how you use websites owned by IslandBuyers.ca and its affiliates. This information allows them to help us customize our content and advertising. We do not allow these companies to collect any personal information about you using these cookies.
Transfer of Personal Data to Other Countries
We may share your information with members of the Island Buyers Inc. corporate family to provide joint content and services (like registration, transactions and customer support), to help detect and prevent potentially illegal acts and violations of our policies, and to guide decisions about their products, services and communications. Members of our corporate family will use this information to send you marketing communications only if you have requested their services.
Third Party Ad Servers
Communications and Email Tools
Removal of Personally Identifiable Information Deletion (Opt-Out)
In order to delete the personally identifiable information you submitted, notify us on our contact us page that you wish to delete your personally identifiable information or any part thereof contained at our databases. Disclosure We do not sell or rent users personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without users explicit consent. We may disclose personal information to respond to legal requirements, enforce our policies, respond to claims that a posting or other content violates others rights, or protect anyones rights, property, or safety. We may also share personal information with: corporate affiliates who help detect and prevent potentially illegal acts and provide joint services. (Our corporate affiliates will market only to users who ask them to). service providers who help with our business operations.
Last updated: May 16, 2017. Island Buyers