Last Update: July 1, 2015
GENERAL PRIVACY STATEMENT
In the course of operating TheFourthPeriod.com, we may collect two types of information about our users (Personal Information and Non-Personal Information) for the purposes of research, site development, and marketing and promotions.
Personal Information is personally identifiable information, such as your name, address, e-mail address, birth date and gender. We collect Personal Information when you choose to provide it to us when registering for a service, such as subscribing to a TFP service, enter a TFP promotion or choose to receive a TFP newsletter. In addition, if you choose to contact any of our representatives, we may keep a record of that correspondence so that we may fully address the subject matter.
Business contact information such as the name, title, business address, email address or telephone number of a business or professional person or an employee of an organization is not considered Personal Information.
Non-Personal Information of an anonymous nature, such as an IP Address (Internet Protocol Address), the domain used to access a TFP service, and the type and version of browser or operating system being used. Information, such as demographic statistics of our users (e.g. geographical allocation, gender, etc.), number of visitors and average time spent on a TFP page, is also considered Non-Personal Information.
TFP may also use Non-Personal Information to inform our sponsors and advertisers as to the performance of a particular sponsorship or advertisement. In such case we may disclose to those third-party sponsors and advertisers the demographics available or who saw and clicked on an advertisement. No Personal Information will be disclosed to these sponsors and advertisers as part of this process; only anonymous information will be disclosed.
USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
We may use personal Information for the following purposes:
Providing you with TFP services and information you have requested from us, including your use of TheFourthPeriod.com. We may periodically use your Personal Information to contact you about changes, enhancements or similar notices related to TFP;
If you indicated that you were interested in receiving offers or information from TFP, we may send you e-mails and other mailings about products and services that we feel may be of interest to you;
If you enter a contest or other promotion offered on TheFourthPeriod.com, we might, under the rules of the promotion, use your name and certain other information to administer the promotion, such as announcing, contacting and promoting the winners of the promotion;
TFP may also use Personal Information if it has reasonable grounds to believe the information could be useful when investigating a contravention of a federal, provincial or foreign law or in order to protect or defend a legal interest.
DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
We will not sell or rent your Personal Information to anyone. We will only disclose your Personal Information to business partners and other third parties;
Where you have specifically given us your consent to disclose your Personal Information for a designated purpose;
Who are acting on our behalf as our agents, suppliers or service providers, solely to enable us to more efficiently provide you with TFP services. Such entities act under strict contractual controls, requiring them to maintain the confidentiality of all such Personal Information and to use such information solely for purposes related to the provision of TFP;
As required by law, including by an order of any court, institution or body with jurisdiction or authority to compel the production of information, or in order to protect or defend a legal interest; or
Online surveys ask users for their e-mail address and demographic information. This demographic and profile data is collected and used for the following purposes:
- Research and Development.
- Website Enhancement.
- Marketing and Promotions.
Users may exercise their right to opt out at any time by contacting the service manager via e-mail.
LINKS TO OTHER SITES AND ADVERTISEMENTS
The majority of the advertisements, which are displayed in connection with TFP, are served through a reputable third party advertisement-serving partner.
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