VancouverGadgets Commitment to Privacy
Marketing emails from us will always have instructions on how to “opt-out.” If you do not wish to have your contact information used by VancouverGadgets to promote our own or third parties’ products or services, you can opt-out by checking the relevant box located on the form on which we collect your data (the registration form) or at any other time by logging into the Services and adjusting your user preferences in your account profile by checking or unchecking the relevant boxes or by sending us an email stating your request to email@example.com.
If we have sent you a promotional email, you may send us a return email asking to be omitted from future email distributions. This opt out does not apply to information provided to VancouverGadgets as a result of a product purchase, warranty registration, product service experience or other transactions.
Information we Collect About You
We collect information you provide when you
1. Make a request to receive information about ZenBusiness or our products
2. Navigate through a ZenBusiness website or mobile application
3. Go through our identity or account verification process; authenticate into your account; communicate with us; answer our surveys, upload content; or otherwise interact with the Services.
We call this information that we collect “Account Data”. Specifically, we may collect the following categories of information
Identification Information, such as Name, email address, postal address, signature, and phone number.
You can review and change your personal information by logging into the Services and visiting your account profile page.
You may also send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org to request access to, correct or delete any personal information that you have provided to us. We cannot delete your personal information except by also deleting your user account. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.
Services to Children Under Age of 13
VancouverGadgets product and services are directed to users 18 years and older and are not intended for minors, who we define as children under the age of 13. As such, we do not knowingly collect information from this age group. Our verification process is intended to prevent VancouverGadgets from collecting their data. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on this Service or on or through any of its features/register on the Service, make any purchases through the Service, use any of the interactive or public comment features of this Service or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, email address, or any screen name or user name you may use. If any information is collected from a minor without verification of parental consent, it will be deleted. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at email@example.com.
Your California Privacy Rights
California Shine the Light Law
California Civil Code Section 1798.83, also known as California’s “Shine the Light” law permits residents of California to request certain details about information we may disclose to third parties for direct marketing purposes. If you are a California resident and would like to request this information, please contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
California Consumer Privacy Act
The California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA) requires us to provide additional privacy-related information to residents of California. If you are a California resident, please note the following about how we collect, use and disclose your personal information, including additional rights you may have to your personal information
1. Personal Information. We may collect certain categories of information about California and residents, such as:
Identifiers: name, address, email address, date of birth, telephone number(s), identification number, social security number, IP address, and MAC address.
2. Commercial information
External account number, transaction history and how you use the Service to receive or transfer funds.
3. Internet or Other Electronic Network Activity
Information collected through cookies and web beacons; and Other information: information provided in the course of participation in promotional or rewards programs, third party personal information provided to enable the transfer of funds to the recipient, information lawfully obtained from third parties, including credit reporting agencies and identity verification and database service providers, and information you provide during recorded communications with our customer support team.
4. Sources of Personal information. Personal information is provided directly by you (or by the devices you use) via your transactions with us and the network and when you use our Service. Personal information is also provided by other third parties, including but not limited to consumer reporting agencies, identity verification services, and publicly available sources.
THIRD PARTY ANALYTICS
VancouverGadgets may use third party analytics tools to help us with our Services such as Google Analytics, Firebase, and/or Facebook. The analytics providers that administer these services use technologies such as cookies, web beacons, and web server logs to help us analyze how you use our Service. This means that third parties may show our ads on sites across the Internet based upon your previous visits to our website. Together with third parties, we may use these cookies and web beacons to report how your ad impressions, other uses of ad services, and interactions with these ad impressions and ad services are related to your visits to our site. We may disclose your information, including your IP address, to the service providers to help us analyze how you use our Service.
VancouverGadgets may send promotional emails, SMS messages, notices and other forms of communication through third party marketing tools and to users who have opted in to receive such messages. Your personal contact information including email, phone number, home address, and other contact information, will not be shared with third party advertisers to promote their services.
If you do not want us to use information that we collect or that you provide to us to deliver advertisements according to our advertisers’ target-audience preferences, you can opt-out by checking the relevant box located on the form on which we collect your data (the registration form). You can also always adjust your user advertising preferences in your account profile by checking or unchecking the relevant boxes or by sending us an email stating your request to email@example.com. For this opt-out to function, you must have your browser set to accept browser cookies.
We do not control third parties’ collection or use of your information to serve interest-based advertising. However these third parties may provide you with ways to choose not to have your information collected or used in this way. You can opt out of receiving targeted ads from members of the Network Advertising Initiative (“NAI”) on the NAI’s website.
COOKIES AND OTHER SIMILAR TECHNOLOGIES
When you interact with our online services, or open emails we send you, we obtain certain information using automated technologies, such as cookies, web server logs, web beacons and other technologies.
A “cookie” is a text file that websites send to a visitor’s computer or other internet-connected device to uniquely identify the visitor’s browser or to store information or settings in the browser. Often Cookies contain a string of numbers and letters that uniquely identifies your device, but can contain other information. Cookies serve many different purposes, including to help remember your preferences or allow our Services to function.
There are different types of cookies.
Cookies are “persistent”, “permanent” or “session”.
1. Persistent and permanent Cookies remain on your device even after you have gone offline. These Cookies will remain on your device until you manually delete them or until your browser deletes them based on the duration specified in the Cookie file itself.
2. Session Cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.
Cookies can also be “first-party” or “third party”:
First-party Cookies are Cookies that are placed by ZenBusiness Money or a third party for us.
Third party Cookies are placed by our partners, vendors and other third parties, and are not covered by this Privacy Notice. We do not control the collection or further use of data by third parties using third party Cookies.
A “web beacon,” also known as an internet tag, pixel tag, or clear Graphic Interchange Format (GIF), is a tiny graphic image that may be used in our websites or emails.
Similar technologies are technologies which enable the entity using it to track your user behavior. This can be done by HTML5 Local Storage, pixels, tags, Flash Cookies (also known as “local shared objects” or “LSOs”), and other web application software methods, all of which store information in your browser or device. We may employ Flash Cookies in certain situations where we use Flash to provide some content such as video clips or animation.
We use these automated technologies to collect your device information, internet activity information, and inferences as described above. These technologies help us to:
Remember your information so you do not have to re-enter it;
Track and understand how you use and interact with our online services and emails;
Tailor our online services to your preferences;
Measure how useful and effective our services and communications are to you;
Otherwise manage and enhance our products and services.
Disclosure of Your Information
We may disclose aggregated information about our users and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.
With other users of our Services with whom you interact. This includes your customers when you issue an invoice;
To our subsidiaries and affiliates;
To a buyer or other successor in the event of a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution, or other sale or transfer of some or all of our assets, whether as a going concern or as part of bankruptcy, liquidation, or similar proceeding, in which personal information held by us about our Service users is among the assets transferred;
To third parties to market their products or services to you if you have not opted out of these disclosures;
To third parties from which you have opted to apply for, receive quotations, products, or services or otherwise opted to do business with (for example, our business partners), for your convenience and in order to facilitate your use of their products or services. You will know that you have done so by clicking on the prompt or link to such third party business partner (who will be identified as you do so);
When you authorize a third party application or website to access your information;
With service providers that help us run our advertising campaigns;
With our service providers who help us maintain our Services in the areas of fraud detection and identity verification;
With financial institutions, payment networks, payment card associations and other entities that help us provide the Services;
To fulfill the purpose for which you provide it, including transmitting to your law firm, registered agent and various state or federal agencies;
With your consent at your direction at the time you choose to share your information;
For any other purpose disclosed by us when you provide the information.
Changes to our Privacy Notice
HOW TO CONTACT VancouverGadgets
If you have questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Notice, or any feedback pertaining to this Privacy Notice or our Services that you would like us to consider, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.