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www.VancouverIslandAbound.com ("VIA") operates this website. It is our policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, VIA collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. VIA’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how VIA’s visitors use its website. From time to time, VIA may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
VIA also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. VIA does not use such information to identify its visitors, however, and does not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information, as described below.
Certain visitors to VIA’s websites choose to interact with VIA in ways that require VIA to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that VIA gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for a newsletter, and hence the user must provide a name and email address. Those who engage in transactions with VIA – by purchasing a product from VIA, for example – are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, VIA collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with VIA. VIA does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
VIA may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, VIA may monitor the most popular pages on the Tofino Guide. VIA may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, VIA does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
VIA discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on VIA’s behalf or to provide services available at VIA’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using VIA’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. VIA will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, VIA discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only when required to do so by law, or when VIA believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of VIA, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an VIA website and have supplied your email address, VIA may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with VIA and our products. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. VIA takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
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