Through the Service, City Chattr Inc. we collect Personal Information that specifically identifies you to us and is shared with other community members, including your name, city, Province and your photo. This information becomes part of your public profile within the site.
We collect other Personal Information from you that is required to use the Service, but this information is not available to other community members unless you choose to share it. Such information includes your name, address, email address, hobbies, interests, household composition and other demographic information.
Finally, when you create your profile, we request other Personal Information from you that is sensitive and demographic in nature, but which is not available to other community members. This information includes your date of birth.
When you set up your profile, you will be able to see which fields of information are visible to all other community members, which fields you can elect to display to others, and which fields are not shared outside of the team at City Chattr, our agents, contractors or partners.
Through your use of the Service, we may collect other Personal Information from you or request sensitive Personal Information (i.e. information, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade union membership). You are not required to provide such sensitive Personal Information if you do not wish to do so. Any information that you provide in these cases is strictly voluntary. We will treat Personal Information and sensitive Personal Information that you disclose to us privately in accordance with the permitted uses described in the next section below.
You may choose, however, to share your Personal Information, including sensitive Personal Information, more widely with other community members. In these circumstances, we cannot make any assurances of confidentiality as we are not responsible for how other community members may use your Personal Information
We will never ask you for sensitive Personal Information that could give rise to economic crimes if it were lost, misused or disclosed to an unauthorized party, such as credit card numbers, bank account information or Social Insurance Number. Although we strive to build safe online communities, we strongly discourage you from posting this type of information to the Community or sharing it other participants.
We may use and disclose Personal Information for any of the following reasons:
· to respond to requests you may make of us, including to provide services that you have requested and participate in activities that you have joined.
· to share with agents, contractors or partners of City Chattr Inc. in connection with services that these individuals or entities perform for, or with, City Chattr Inc. in connection with the Service. These agents, contractors or partners are restricted from using this information in any way other than to provide services for City Chattr Inc. We may, for example, provide Personal Information to agents, contractors or partners for hosting our Service, for data processing services, or for sending you information that you requested, but those parties cannot use your Personal Information for their own purposes unrelated to the work they are doing for us.
· to respond to duly authorized information requests of governmental authorities or where required by law.
· to investigate suspected fraudulent activity in connection with the Service or violation of another party’s rights.
INFORMATION COLLECTED BY AUTOMATED TECHNOLOGIES
As further specified below, we automatically collect a variety of machine readable information about you, including the date and time you visited our website, the pages you visited, the website you came from, the type of browser you are using (e.g., Internet Explorer), the type of operating system you are using (e.g., Windows XP), your Internet Protocol address and the domain name and address of your Internet service provider.
If you wish, you can adjust your web browser’s privacy settings to delete cookies upon exiting websites or when you close your browser. You may also configure your browser to block cookies, however doing so may negatively impact your user experience on this site.
Local Shared Objects (also known as “Flash cookies”) may be used for a variety of purposes by this website, www.citychattr.ca. These include storing some of your preferences, displaying content based upon what you view, personalizing your visit, tracking your behavior and activities across multiple visits to the site and combating fraud.
Flash cookies are different from browser cookies because of the amount and type of data stored and how the data are stored. Cookie management tools provided by your browser or anti-spyware applications will not remove Flash cookies, nor will the “Private Browsing” modes prevent their placement on your computer.
You can, however, manage privacy and storage settings for Flash cookies or disable their use entirely by visiting Macromedia’s website, the manufacturer of Flash Player, at the following link:
As is true of most websites, we gather certain information automatically and store it in log files. This information includes Internet Protocol addresses, browser type, Internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp and clickstream data.
We use this information to analyze trends, to administer the site, to track users' movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We may link this automatically-collected data to personally-identifiable information for legitimate research purposes, such as to detect and prevent fraudulent activity.
City Chattr Inc. may use and disclose Non-Personal Information for any number of reasons and with any number of parties. However, such uses shall not include your Personal Information unless such use complies with the permitted uses of your Personal Information set forth above.
You should be aware that Personal Information which you voluntarily include and transmit online in a publicly assessable blog, forum, social networking site or other service, such as this Service, may be viewed and used by others. For instance, whenever you contribute to the Service, your name and a link to your profile will automatically appear with your post. We are unable to control such uses of your Personal Information, and by using such services you assume the risk that the Personal Information provided by you may be viewed and used by third parties.
We have no intention of collecting Personal Information from children under the age of 13. If we become aware that Personal Information from a child under 13 has been collected without the consent of such child’s parent or guardian, we will use all reasonable efforts to delete such information from our database.
We make every effort to maintain a family friendly site, and we request that photographs, videos, and live streams do not include the images of Children under 13.
Even though children are not contributors of information to this site. We are diligent in insuring that site stays family friendly and therefore employ filters to filter out filthy language, slurs, racial comments. We also have 8 moderators per neighbourhood moderating the photo, videos, live streams, discussions for offensive material. Repeat offenders will be deleted from the site.
The security of your Personal Information is very important to us. We have put in place reasonable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard the information we collect. Only those employees who need access to your information in order to perform their duties are authorized to have access to your Personal Information. However, we cannot guarantee that all communications between us or information stored on our servers will be free from unauthorized access by third parties such as hackers, and your use of our services demonstrates your assumption of this risk.
As a convenience to our visitors, the Service may contain links to a number of websites that we believe may offer useful information. The policies and procedures we described here do not apply to those websites. We suggest contacting those websites directly for information on their privacy, security, data collection, and distribution policies.
MODIFYING AND DELETING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
If you would like to modify or delete from our database any Personal Information stored in your profile, or if you would like to delete your profile completely, you can do so by logging into City Chattr’s Online Community, visiting the “My Account” section, and viewing the options available to you. Within this section, you can edit your information or close your account. We will endeavor to implement your changes within ten (10) calendar days.
Please note that any Personal Information that we collect may remain in back-up storage for some period of time after your request. We will also be unable to recover any Personal Information from any agent, contractor, partner or client once it has been transferred to them. Also, please note that we will maintain all usage data and Personal Information in our database whenever we are required to do so by law. You will not be able to delete the content you post in messages or community discussions.
City Chattr Inc. is a Provincial organization. Your Personal Information may be collected, stored, processed, used and transferred by one or more affiliated companies or non-affiliated service providers in one or more countries outside your originating country. By using this website and the Service, you consent to the transfer, storage, use and disclosure of your Personal Information among our affiliated companies and non-affiliated service providers, wherever located. Our service providers are contractually bound to respect the confidentiality of your Personal Information.