At Ourbigearth.com we are committed to your privacy and will never share any of the information you provided us under any circumstances.
We believe in being upfront about how we collect, use and disclose your personal information.
What Personal Information We Collect
The personal information collected by Ourbigearth.com upon subscription to our e-mail newsletter may include at least some of the following:
* Contact information, including name, postal code and e-mail address;
* Demographic information
From time to time, we may ask you to provide us with more detailed information regarding your interests in order to serve you better and understand what topics may be of interest to you. It will be entirely up to you as to whether you choose to share this information with us.
Also, if you send us an e-mail message, we may retain that message and your e-mail address, as well as any response we send you.
A Special Note About Children
Children (persons under the age of 18) are not eligible to use the site unsupervised and should not provide personal information to us. Children under the age of 18 may only use this Site in conjunction with and under the supervision of a parent or guardian.
Person Information is Used to:
* Provide personalized services and interactive communication
* Research and improve communication and community building
* to protect Ourbigearth.com and contractual obligations;
* to conduct surveys, research and evaluations;
When Personal Information Is Disclosed
We will not sell, license, trade or rent your personal information to or with others.
Ourbigearth.com reserves the right to disclose personal information to a third party if a law, regulation, search warrant, subpoena or court order legally requires or authorizes us to do so.
Ourbigearth.com also reserves the right to disclose and/or transfer personal information to a third party in the event of a proposed or actual purchase, sale (including a liquidation, realization, foreclosure or repossession), lease, merger, amalgamation or any other type of acquisition, disposal, transfer, conveyance or financing of all or any portion of Ourbigearth.com of any of the business or assets or a division thereof in order for you to continue to receive the same products and services from the third party.
Knowledge and Consent
Ourbigearth.com COLLECTS PERSONAL INFORMATION ABOUT YOU ONLY WHEN YOU VOLUNTARILY PROVIDE IT.
You may withdraw consent at any time, subject to legal or contractual restrictions and reasonable notice. If you wish to withdraw your consent at any time, please contact Executive Editor Robin Rivers at [email protected] If you refuse or withdraw your consent, we may not be able to provide you or continue to provide you with certain services or information that may be of value to you.
We will not, as a condition of the supply of a product or service, require you to consent to the collection, use or disclosure of information beyond that required to fulfill the explicitly specified and legitimate purposes for which the information is being provided.
Advertising to Children
We do not knowingly direct our advertising at children under the age of 13, except as permitted by law.
When you visit our website, we place a text file called a “cookie” in the browser directory of your computer’s hard drive. A cookie is a small piece of information that a website can store on your web browser and later retrieve. The cookie cannot be read by any website other than the one that set up the cookies. Aggregate, but not individual, cookie and tracking information may be shared with third parties.
How We Protect Your Personal Information.
Ourbigearth.com makes all commercially reasonable efforts to ensure that personal information collected from you is protected against loss and unauthorized access. This protection applies in relation to information stored in both electronic and hard-copy form. Access to your personal information is restricted to selected employees or representatives. In addition, Ourbigearth.com employs robust information security techniques to protect personal information against loss and unauthorized access.
Ourbigearth.com educates all its employees on the importance of privacy. It is Ourbigearth.com’s policy to give access to personal information only to those employees who require it to carry out the responsibilities of their jobs or to other such third parties with similar designated responsibilities and who are subject to contractual confidentiality restrictions with Ourbigearth.com
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Retention of Your Personal Information
Ourbigearht.com retains your personal information for as long as necessary to fulfill the purpose(s) for which it was collected and to comply with applicable laws. When that need has ended, your personal information will be removed from our system and destroyed in a manner that ensures your security.
Control Of Your Personal Information
You will always have the option to instruct us not to use your name, e-mail, postal code, etc. beyond providing you with the service or information you requested. Additionally, e-mail communications will always include an identification of the sender and an “Unsubscribe” option. Should you wish to unsubscribe at any time, you may instruct us to immediately do so by clicking on the link.
Access to, Correcting or Updating Your Information
If you request access to your personal information, Ourbigearth.com will provide you with a summary of that information. If Ourbigearth.com does not grant you access to your personal information, we will provide an explanation.
It is your responsibility to notify us of any changes. You may contact Ourbigearth.com in the followng ways to request access to or correction or update of your personal information:
E-mail: [email protected]
Send Mail: 66 Newcastle St., Dartmouth, N.S. B2Y 3M5