Last modified: May 1st 2021
Effective date: May 1st 2021
Registration is required if you want to use the Product. Users may register at www.acreageway.com. As part of this registration, we will require that you submit certain information that is relevant to the purposes of the Product. We collect the following information (“Personal Information”) from our subscriber’s registration information: first and last name, gender, SIN, date of birth, phone number, employment, personal identification (Driver’s License or passport), email address, physical address, financial information and history, username and password.
- technical information about your computer or mobile device such as they type of device, mobile device identification number, web browser, other browser information (e.g. size, connection speed and connection type), and operating system or platform;
- and other content provided to us in the normal course of your use of the Product, including but not limited to posts, profiles, comments, suggestions, forwarded messages, feedback information, usage information, transaction information and Traffic Data (as defined below).
The Product offers publicly-accessible blogs and allows you to create personal profiles which can be seen by others (collectively, “Public Content”). This Public Content and any of the information you post to the Site, such as reviews, are intended for public consumption. You should be aware that any information you provide in this area may be read, collected, and used by others who access them. We take no responsibility for any information which you or your employees, agents, contractors and representatives post or publish on the Product and you agree to indemnify and hold us harmless for any loss, cost, complaint, damage, claim or liability whatsoever arising from any such post or publication. We may post your testimonials along with your name on the Product from time to time if such information is provided to us.
If you are logged into social media sites such as Google, Facebook or Twitter, and you access but are not logged into the Product, we may receive information from such social media sites to make it easier for you to create an account on the Product and show you relevant content from your friends on such social media. This information personalizes your experiences and helps you create an account.
“Traffic Data” is collected by the Product and our third-party traffic analysis provider through the use of software that is included on the Product as well as cookies that are stored temporarily on your computer. Together, these technologies help us manage our content by identifying which content is effective.
Cookies are small data files that are stored on a subscriber’s computer for record-keeping purposes. Cookies track where you travel on the Product and what you look at. A session ID cookie expires when you close your browser. When you log into the Product, your browser may ask if you want it to remember you as a registered subscriber of the Product. If you accept, the session ID becomes a persistent cookie, which remains on your hard drive for an extended period of time. Although cookies are used by most major websites and are accepted by default by most web browsers, it may be possible to disable cookies via your browser settings.
We use session cookies and usage data to make it possible to navigate the secure environment inside the Product and to keep, and periodically track, information about you for the purpose of creating a personalized web experience and improving the Product or measuring and conveying to others the performance levels of the Product. We may link the information we store in cookies to any personally identifiable information you submit while on the Product. This is for the purpose of creating a personalized experience within the Product, to assist the Company in understanding its users and subscribers and designing improvements to the Product, and for the purpose of collecting usage and performance metrics.
When you access the Product using a web browser or other application, we may gather and store certain types of information including: traffic data from your browser, your IP address, location, cookie information, and the pages you visit on the Product. Traffic data is helpful in identifying and fixing problems with the Product.
- provide customer service and support, administrative messages, resolve disputes, and troubleshoot problems including helping third-party service providers fulfill their functions;
- offer or provide you with products or services including providing you information relating to receipts, technical notices, updates and security alerts;
- provide Business Partners information for the limited purposes of selling, marketing or providing support for Company products and services.
We may share personal information or feedback with affiliates, third-party vendors, consultants and other service providers who work for us. We may share your first name and comments or feedback with third-parties. We will not tie any other information, other than your first name, that can identify you to your comments or feedback. However, third-parties may be able to tell who you are from your comments, particularly if you provide your full name or your contact information in the comments.
In the event that the Company, or all or a portion of our business, or one or more of its divisions, is acquired by one or more third parties as a result of an acquisition, merger, sale, reorganization, consolidation, liquidation or another similar transaction, your Personal Information shall be one of the transferred assets.
We may retain your personal information while you have an account with us and thereafter for as long as we need it for purposes not prohibited by applicable laws and subject to the provisions in our Terms. This data may be retained for a period of 1 year after your relationship with us has been terminated.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Company reserves the right (and you authorize the Company) to share or disclose your Personal Information when the Company determines, at its sole discretion, that the disclosure of such information is necessary or appropriate:
- to investigate or respond to suspected illegal or fraudulent activity or to protect the safety, rights, or property of us, our users, or others;
The Company relies on you to ensure that the Personal Information you enter into our system is as accurate, complete and up-to-date as necessary for the purposes for which it is to be used. You may make changes or corrections to your Personal Information at any time. You may review or update your personal information by clicking your settings tab in your business dashboard or in the menu located within your personal profile.
When updating your personal information, we may ask you to verify your identity before we can act on your request. Unless required by law, we may reject requests that are unreasonably repetitive, require disproportionate technical effort, risk the privacy of others, or would be extremely impractical. Where we can provide information access and correction, and when required by law, we will do so for free.
We also make every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information in our reports, displays, articles and support queries. However, you must verify all information created from your use of the Product. We recommend that you consult a professional before completing any government or regulatory filing or otherwise relying upon the information, as the use of this information is at your own risk. You are responsible for ensuring that the information you have entered into our system is accurate, reliable and complete.
Verification of Personal Information is an area we place high level of importance. To verify the identity of all our users, we provide your Personal Information to Trulioo, an organization who helps verify the identity of all our users as part of ‘Know Your Customer’ verification, including the age, name and location of our users.
TO PROCESS PAYMENTS: To use certain services on the Product, Company may require payment information, including, without limitation, the debit or credit card account among others (“Financial Information”). By submitting Financial Information through the Product, You expressly consent to sharing of Your Financial with third-party payment processors and other third-party service providers.
- providing reasonable physical and electronic safeguards with regard to the storage of Personal Information;
- limiting access to your personal Information to those employees or contractors who we reasonably believe need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs; and
- governing employees and other contractors by strict standards and policies to ensure that Personal Information is secure and treated with the utmost care and respect
Please note that no data transmission over the internet or otherwise can be guaranteed to be completely secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your Personal Information, we cannot warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk.
In the unlikely event your Personal Information is collected, used, disclosed or stored outside of Canada, we will attempt to contractually protect it, however, it may be subject to the laws of that jurisdiction and may be accessed by the courts, law enforcement and national security services of that jurisdiction. The jurisdictions where Personal Information may be collected, used, disclosed and stored include the United States of America.
We will never send email messages to customers requesting confidential information such as passwords, credit card numbers, or social security or social insurance numbers. Please do not act on any such emails as you may compromise your Personal Information by replying or by following links to a fraudulent website.