Protecting the privacy of customer information is important for Fishing Tackle Store. Collecting, using and disclosing this information in a responsible and ethical manner is fundamental to us. Fishing Tackle Store strives to protect your information in accordance with all applicable provincial and federal laws.
Consent occurs, and is obtained, when you fill in a form or an application on our Website containing personal and/or business information, thereby authorizing Fishing Tackle Store to collect, use, and disclose this information. Implied consent is granted by you when you place an order or agree to the Terms and Conditions on the Website. This allows Fishing Tackle Store to obtain or verify information from third parties (i.e. banks, credit bureaus, lenders, insurance companies, etc.) in the process of assessing the eligibility of an individual, customer, client, job applicant or business partner.
Your information will not be sold, exchanged, transferred or given to any other party without your consent, other than for the express purpose of doing business and improving customer relations.
Fishing Tackle Store collects and uses your information for the purpose of conducting business and developing an understanding of its customers. Fishing Tackle Store hereby asserts that personal and business information will only be used for the following purposes:
- To personalize the customer’s experience.
- To improve customer service.
- To improve the Website.
- To process transactions.
- To send marketing materials.
Your e-mail addresses may be used by Fishing Tackle Store to send information and updates pertaining to the order, in addition to receiving occasional company news, updates, related product or service information, contests or other promotions.
Fishing Tackle Store will limit the use of any personal and business information collected only to what is needed for conducting business with current and prospective customers. Fishing Tackle Store will obtain your consent if the information is to be used for any other purpose.
Fishing Tackle Store will protect personal and business information with the appropriate security measures, physical safeguards, and electronic precautions. Fishing Tackle Store maintains personal information through a combination of paper and electronic files. Where required by law or disaster recovery/business continuity policies, older records may be stored in a secure, offsite location.
Fishing Tackle Store’s computer and network systems are secured by complex passwords. Only authorized individuals may access secure systems and databases. Servers connected to the Internet are protected by a firewall and by antivirus and anti malware software solutions.
Access to personal and business information will be authorized only for the employees and other agents of Fishing Tackle Store, who require the information to perform job duties, and to those otherwise authorized by law.
Fishing Tackle Store’s Website may contain links to other sites, but Fishing Tackle Store is not responsible for the privacy practices of these other sites.
While IP addresses will be logged in order to administer the Website, track visitor movement, and gather demographic information, these IP addresses will not be linked to any personally identifiable information.
Your financial information and related information shall be protected by Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption.
Fishing Tackle Store will grant you access to your information upon presentation of a written request and government identification. If you find errors with the information, please notify Fishing Tackle Store as soon as possible to make the appropriate corrections. Should Fishing Tackle Store deny any information access request, it will advise the customer the reason for such refusal.
Fishing Tackle Store may use a customer’s information without the customer’s consent under particular circumstances. These situations include, but are not limited to:
- Obligation by law to disclose information in order to adhere to the requirements of an investigation of the contravention of a provincial or federal law, under the purview of the appropriate authorities.
- An emergency that threatens an individual’s life, health or personal security.
- The information is already publicly available.
- Disclosure is required to investigate a breach of contract.