WhatsTheSpecial.ca a WhatsOnTheMenu.ca Ltd. respects and protects the privacy of our customers and those who use our website, services, and products. This privacy statement provides details about how personal information is collected and used. Personal information is any information that identifies or enables someone to contact you (such as your name, email address, phone number and other non-public information).
Information Collected and Used
We are the sole owner of information collected on this site, except for data, lists and content that clients provide for use with our products and services. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this privacy statement. We collect information only as necessary to fulfill the purposes set forth in this privacy statement. We may obtain information during voluntary registration processes, online payment transactions, request for technical support, site visits, or when you call or email us directly.
Our Sites offer opportunities for visitors to purchase our products and services. Payment information, including credit card data, is used only for the purpose of facilitating payment for the transaction with respect to which the information was provided.
We also track activity on our Sites using log files stored on our web servers. We may collect IP address, browser type and version, pages viewed, how arrived to our Sites, links clicked to leave our Sites, device, and method of communication used to interact with the Sites. We may aggregate tracking information concerning total Site usage, including page views and click-through activity and the number of messages sent using our products or services. We may use this information to aid in offering personalized Web experiences, assist with technical support, diagnose server issues, connection with our security program, administer our website, improve and customize products and services. We may monitor or record telephone conversations with us for quality control purposes, for purposes of training our employees and for our own protection.
We will also collect information provided to us in connection with the use of our products and services (such as subscriber contact lists, content, etc.). We acknowledge your ownership rights in such contact lists, content and phone numbers. We will never sell, share, or rent your information to anyone without your permission, and will never use your information for internal marketing, promotional purposes, or for any purpose other than providing our products and services.
Security and Privacy
We utilize reasonable technical, administrative and physical safeguards to protect the confidentiality and security of personal information. We use industry-recognized technical safeguards, such as firewalls, and have adopted and implemented security procedures to protect your information from loss, misuse or unauthorized alteration. When we collect financial account information we protect its transmission through the use of encryption such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol. We cannot guarantee absolute or unqualified protection of this information given the open nature and resulting instability of the Internet and World Wide Web. We make no representations or warranties as to the effectiveness of our security and assume no liability for security breaches or any failure in the security of your computer equipment, your internet service provider or other networks and communications providers.
We will never sell, share or rent your personal information to third parties for their use without your consent. If you accessed our Sites, products or services through one of our partners, we may share your information with the partner and the partner may share related information with us. We may enter into contracts with third parties, although they would be prohibited from using any personal information for any purpose beyond that which they were engaged, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of the information we provide to them. We may also share non-personal identifying information in the aggregate with third parties, such as the media, industry observers, potential customers or partners (example, number of users who purchased our products and services).
If we are involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of assets, your information may be transferred as part of that transaction. We will notify you by email and/or a prominent notice on our website of any such activity and the options regarding your information.
Permissions and Unsubscribes
Our Anti-Spam Policy allows only permission-based email, and have the opportunity to opt-out by emailing by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Anyone receiving emails from us on behalf of our customers always has the opportunity to opt-out. If you believe that you have received an unsolicited commercial email from us on behalf of any of our customers, you may report it to us at email@example.com. Some communications (such as important account notifications and billing information) are considered transactional and are necessary for all of our customers.
Persons Under Age 18 / Children
Our Sites, products and services are not directed to persons under 18. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 18. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that their child has provided us with personal information without such parental or guardian’s consent, they should contact us. If we discover a child under 18 has provided us with personal information, we will delete such information from our files.
Notification of Changes
We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time. Any changes to this privacy statement in any material way, will be communicated here, by email, or by means of a notice on the Wired Messenger website. For major changes in how we use personally identifying data, we will provide advance notice.