This policy applies to CARDIO CHOC at all locations and to its website at www.cardiochoc.ca
Collection of Personal Information
In order to provide you with products and services, CARDIO CHOC will collect personally identifiable information, such as (but not limited to):
- First and Last Name
- Delivery and Billing Addresses
- E-mail Address
- Phone Number
- Credit card information
CARDIO CHOC does not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us.
Use of your Personal Information
CARDIO CHOC collects and uses your personal information to operate its activities through our office branch or our website and deliver the goods and services you have requested.
CARDIO CHOC may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from CARDIO CHOC and its affiliates.
Sharing Information with Third Parties
CARDIO CHOC does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
CARDIO CHOC may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. CARDIO CHOC may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to CARDIO CHOC, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
CARDIO CHOC may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on CARDIO CHOC or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of CARDIO CHOC; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of CARDIO CHOC, or the public.
Tracking User Behavior
CARDIO CHOC may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within www.cardiochoc.ca, in order to determine what CARDIO CHOC services or products are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within CARDIO CHOC to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Automatically Collected Information
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by CARDIO CHOC. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the CARDIO CHOC website.
The CARDIO CHOC website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize CARDIO CHOC pages, or register with CARDIO CHOC site or services, a cookie helps CARDIO CHOC to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same CARDIO CHOC website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the CARDIO CHOC features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the CARDIO CHOC services or websites you visit.
The CARDIO CHOC website may contain links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
Security of your Personal Information
CARDIO CHOC secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. CARDIO CHOC uses the following methods for this purpose:
- SSL Protocol
When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.
We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control; and (b) security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Site cannot be guaranteed.
From time to time, CARDIO CHOC may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication. In order to improve our Services, we may receive a notification when you open an email from CARDIO CHOC or click on a link therein.
If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from CARDIO CHOC, you may opt out of such communications by Customers may unsubscribe from emails by clicking on the “UNSUBSCRIBE” button.
Our website is not intended for children under the age of 13, and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13. If we become aware that we have collected personal information from a child under the age of 13, we will delete it as soon as possible.
Changes to This Policy
Marie-Pier Raymond MBA,
RN President Cardio Choc