Collection of your Personal Information
Edmonton Kids collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Edmonton Kids also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your Postal code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Edmonton Kids. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by Edmonton Kids for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Edmonton Kids Web site.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Edmonton Kids public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Edmonton Kids does not read any of your private online communications.
Edmonton Kids encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from Edmonton Kids so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. Edmonton Kids is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Edmonton Kids and Edmonton Kids family of Web sites.
Use of your Personal Information
Edmonton Kids collects and uses your personal information to operate the Edmonton Kids Web site and deliver the services you have requested. Edmonton Kids also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Edmonton Kids and its affiliates. Edmonton Kids may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
Edmonton Kids does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Edmonton Kids 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. In addition, Edmonton Kids may share data with trusted partners to help us 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 Edmonton Kids, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Edmonton Kids does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
Edmonton Kids keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within Edmonton Kids, in order to determine what Edmonton Kids services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Edmonton Kids to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Edmonton Kids Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only 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 Edmonton Kids or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Edmonton Kids; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Edmonton Kids, or the public.
Children’s Online Privacy
Edmonton Kids website is directed to adults; it is not directed to children under the age of 13. We list child-oriented events and activities for parents. We operate our site in compliance with the PIPED Act, and will not knowingly collect or use personal information from anyone under 18 years of age.
We use Google Analytics to analyze our users’ use of the Edmonton Kids Website. You may review information about Google’s privacy practices with respect to Google Analytics at http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html.
The Edmonton Kids Web site 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 Edmonton Kids pages, or register with Edmonton Kids site or services, a cookie helps Edmonton Kids 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 Edmonton Kids Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Edmonton Kids 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 Edmonton Kids services or Web sites you visit.
Security of your Personal Information
Edmonton Kids secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Edmonton Kids secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Changes to this Statement
Edmonton Kids will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Edmonton Kids encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Edmonton Kids is protecting your information.
Edmonton Kids welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Edmonton Kids has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Edmonton Kids at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.