At the time of purchase, BecomeACanadian.org gathers personal identifiable information about you (your ‘Data’) which may include your:
- IP address
- Browser information
- Phone number(s)
- Zip code
Become A Canadian also collects market research data such as patterns of customer usage.
Personal Information Usage & Disclosure
Your Data is used by Become A Canadian for legitimate business reasons related to marketing and/or operations, such as:
- Making improvements to our services
- Enhancing our website
- Processing inquiries or orders
- Providing better customer service
- Gathering feedback for market research
- Troubleshooting problems
- Dispute resolution
- Collection of fees
- Informing you about our offered Services and Products
- Periodically giving subscribers the opportunity to take part in surveys or contests
Please note that if you do not want to receive marketing emails from Become A Canadian, simply follow the instructions provided in a specific communication or you may contact our Privacy Officer by sending an email to: [email protected]
The Become A Canadian Organization may share details about users with certain third parties, such as business partners or sponsors. These details are provided by Become A Canadian in aggregate form in order to prevent the identification of any particular individual. In the event that you do not wish to receive third-party online marketing information, simply send an email to our Privacy Officer at: [email protected]
BecomeACanadian.org sends its subscribers email messages about its Services and Products, new Services and Products, enhancements that are made, notification of scheduled services, etc. Become A Canadian subscribers have the option to opt-out of receiving these messages by suspending their subscription with Become A Canadian.
Secure Payment Processing
When using a credit card to purchase Become A Canadian’s offered Services, Products or Software, you will be asked to provide certain relevant information required for the transaction, such as the credit card number and other information. Please note that the BecomeACanadian.org Website is hosted on a secure server and utilizes the most up-to-date information security technology in order to protect your credit card details during the transmission of data stored on the servers. This advanced Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology protects billions of dollars’ worth of online Internet transactions conducted around the globe.
BecomeACanadian.org has put in place appropriate measures to help make sure that our users’ Data is protected against unauthorized access or use, alteration, unintended or unlawful destruction and inadvertent loss. While Become A Canadian takes reasonable steps to protect your Personal Information from misuse, alteration or loss by third parties, you should be aware that when transmitting information over the Internet there is always some risk involved.
BecomeACanadian.org utilizes procedures and security tools which limit access to personal and private information and also locates and prevents access from unauthorized users. Although our security measures exceed the industry standards and we have not received any complaints about the penetrability of our security system, you should be aware that there is some risk that thieves or others could discover a method to thwart our security systems.
In order to simplify your experience on our Website, BecomeACanadian.org utilizes ‘Cookies’ on your computer. You have the option to set your Internet browser preference to a mode that rejects Cookies, however, you should be aware that this could cause the service to function improperly and impact your user experience.
BecomeACanadian.org stores Data behind ‘Firewalls’ in order protect against alteration, misuse or loss of the information under our control.
Personal Details and Contact Information
If you would like to send a correction or request a copy regarding the personal information Become A Canadian possesses about you, simply write our Privacy Officer at the following email address: [email protected]
Become A Canadian
1136 Centre Street
Unit 3, Suite 469
Thornhill, Ontario L4J 3M8
A. Subject to the terms of this Agreement, the Customer hereby grants to Become A Canadian the right to use, copy, store, transmit, modify, create derivative works of and display the Customer Data solely to the extent necessary to provide the Services to the Customer. As said, Become A Canadian will use all Customer Data for the immigration process and will store and use this data for this cause. Become A Canadian does not provide an archiving service. Become A Canadian agrees only that it will not intentionally delete any Customer Data from any Service prior to termination of the Customer’s applicable Subscription Term. Become A Canadian expressly disclaims all other obligations with respect to storage.
Become A Canadian agrees to use commercially reasonable technical and organizational measures designed to prevent unauthorized access, use, alteration or disclosure of any Service or Customer Data. Become A Canadian has implemented appropriate administrative, technical, and physical security procedures to help protect the personal information you provide to us. However, Become A Canadian will have no responsibility for errors in transmission, unauthorized third-party access or other causes beyond Become A Canadian’s control.
B. Despite the provisions of section A, Become A Canadian may share or disclose your private, aggregated or otherwise personal information with third parties for industry analysis and demographic profiling and to deliver targeted advertising about other products and services and for marketing purposes. You may opt-out of receiving marketing messages by using the opt-out mechanisms and links from our website or e-mails.
You have the option to delete your personal information completely from our systems without leaving any trace or stored data. This personal data delete option will be filled upon specific client’s request.
C. Become A Canadian recognizes the need to provide further privacy protections with respect to personal information Become A Canadian may process from children on our sites, channels and applications. All of our underage clients’ information (aged 16 and less) will be stored only after their legal guardian consents, and be used only to deliver the application to the relevant authorities. Become A Canadian won’t register an individual 16 years old (or younger) as a client.