Privacy Policy

All information regarding purchasers of our products & services and donors is kept in the strictest confidence by the Foundation. It will not be sold or traded, and will not be disclosed to anyone except the Foundation, and its employees, authorized agents, officers and directors, and affiliates. The information will only be used to further enhance the mission of the Foundation in our development efforts.

We strictly protect the security of your personal information and honour your choice for its intended use. We take all possible measures to protect your data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. You may access your personal information at any time to ensure that it is correct and current, or to edit it if you so desire.

Any information you provide during enrolment or registration is protected by our Privacy Policy. You acknowledge that BFF has the right, but no obligation to monitor its Site and Site usage by users from time to time, and to disclose any information required by law, regulations, or authorities for the purpose of properly operating the Site and its services or protecting BFF or its users in accordance with this Privacy Policy and any pertinent privacy protection laws.

BFF seeks to protect the confidentiality of your personal information. This information will not be disclosed to any party outside BFF without your consent, except, if necessary, to the Web host and, if applicable, the company tasked with managing orders received through the Site. BFF has put in place a technical and organizational structure designed to ensure the security and confidentiality of files containing personal data collected through the Site. However, BFF cannot control all risks related to Internet usage, and we draw your attention to the existence of potential risks.

Even so, if you purchase products or services via our Site, we guarantee that all your transactions will be reasonably secure. The information transmitted is encrypted and cannot be read during transfer to your financial institution. You may safely enter your name, complete address, and credit card number, as required.

You acknowledge that if a third party provider to BFF (e.g., a Web host provider) is located abroad, your personal information may be processed and stored outside Canada, and that the governments, courts, or authorities in the foreign country could gain access to your personal information. You acknowledge and agree that this paragraph serves as your written notice and consent to the collection, use, and disclosure of your personal information as described above.

Periodic e-mails, including information on the Business Families Foundation’s services or upcoming events, may be sent to you if you supply us with your e-mail address online. If you do not wish to receive these e-mails, please let us know by sending a message to Business Families Foundation.

Periodic mailings on the Business Families Foundation’s products & services or upcoming events may be sent to you if you provide us with your postal address. If you do not wish to receive these mailings please let us know by sending an e-mail to info@businessfamilies.org.

Persons who supply telephone numbers online may receive telephone contact from us or our affiliates. If you do not wish to receive these telephone calls, please contact the Foundation.

Our web site may contain links to other web sites. Upon entering other sites, you are subject to the privacy and security policies of those sites. This policy identifies the privacy practices of the Business Families Foundation web site only. All personal data provided by our web site visitors, purchasers of our products & services and donors is secure information. In order to prevent unauthorized access and ensure proper use of information, we have developed electronic and managerial procedures to secure information provided online.

Security of your Personal Information

The Business Families Foundation strictly protects the security of your personal Information and honors your choices for its intended use. We carefully protect your data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration, or destruction. Your personal information is never shared outside the company without your permission, except under conditions explained above. Inside the company, data is stored in password-controlled servers with limited access.

You also have a significant role in protecting your information. No one can see or edit your personal information without knowing your User ID and Password, so do not share these with others.

Miscellaneous

Be advised that our Site may be interrupted at any time for updates or for security or technical purposes.

Our site may send small bits of data (“cookies”) to your computer while you browse our Site. These cookies are files that help you navigate during a session and are required for online purchases or consultations. We remind you that you may configure your browser not to accept cookies, but in doing so you may experience difficulties using our Site.