Privacy Policy

Introduction

This is the valorize.com website privacy statement (hereinafter VALORIZE). In this statement we explain our policy with respect to personal data collected through this website. Your trust is important and that in the preparation of the present website, please assume that:

  • We are not paid to produce any of content posted on the present website, Twitter or Instagram or other social network accounts,
  • When there are affiliate links, they will be fully disclosed punctually (like Amazon for books),
  • There are presently no sponsors for our content and when there will be such, they will not be allowed to use any tracking codes, no information will be shared with them and they shall not be compensated by us or derive any revenues from this website,
  • We have full editorial control,
  • We do not post on Facebook at this point and if we do in the future, we will not have any of their tracking pixel.

Legal grounds for collecting data

By using the present website, the collection of data may be done on different legal grounds that are implied or explicit.

  • Implied

It is implied when the law creates an obligation in the interest of fairness based on the parties’ conduct or circumstances. There are two types of implied contracts: contracts that are implied in-fact and contracts that are implied at-law.

  • Explicit

It is explicit when you sign-up for the newsletter or if you enter an agreement with CR.COM.

Collected data

Data may be collected in any of the following ways:

  • By us (VALORIZE)

When you subscribe to receive our newsletter from our blog you may be required to submit any of the following information, your full name, organization, phone number and email address. We will never sell your your information submitted.

  • By third-parties

We use Mailchimp (a third-party vendor) as our newsletter opt-in and delivery service a as well as Google Analytics. Web servers may automatically capture many information from visitors to the Site, including the name of the domain and host from which they access the internet, the internet address of the Site from which they enter the Site, the pages they visit on the Site and the amount of time they spend on the Site. This visitor information may be used to improve the Site.

  • Cookies

A cookie is a small text file that the Site can place on your computer’s hard drive. When you visit the Site, a cookie may be placed on your computer for customizing and enhancing your experience on the Site. Your name and email address are not shared in this cookie. We use a cookie that collects anonymous traffic data. You can set your Web browser to block cookies, but doing so may affect your ability to access certain features of the Site.

  • Tracking pixels for retargeting

This Site does not use tracking pixel for the purpose of retargeting and cannot guarantee that third-party sites that we use or you may access through this Site do not use them. Please read their Privacy Policy carefully.

Use of collected data

  • General use

Generally, the data collected on this Site is collected to contact you, enable your access. personalize the website, send our newsletter, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email we send or by contacting us.

  • Retention and Disclosure of information

We only retain data only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy and to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we are required to retain your data to comply with applicable laws), resolve disputes, and enforce our legal agreements and policies.

This site will also retain Usage Data for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter period of time, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of our Service, or we are legally obligated to retain this data for longer time periods.

We will not voluntarily share your personal data provided via the Site to any third party, except (1) when Cookies and web beacons are used (2) with third parties hired to perform services for this Site (these third parties are not authorized to keep or use your personal information for any other purpose and (2) to comply with legal requirements, such as law, regulation, warrant, subpoena, court order, or with a regulator or law enforcement agency or personnel.

Transfer of Data

Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.  If you are located outside of Canada and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to Canada and process it there.  Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.

Security

We take reasonable steps to protect personal information from loss and misuse. Please keep in mind that no Internet transmission is 100% secure. Some email sent to or from the Site may not be secure. Please consider this when sending information to us by email.  This Site will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy and no transfer of your Personal Data will take place to an organization or a country unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of your data and other personal information.

Links to Other Sites

Our Service may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party’s site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.  We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.

Children’s Privacy

Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 18 (“Children”).  We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.

Your Data Protection Rights Under General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. This Site aims to take reasonable steps to allow you to correct, amend, delete, or limit the use of your Personal Data.  If you wish to be informed what Personal Data we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We may modify, alter or update this Privacy Policy at any time. Individual notice of changes to this Privacy Policy are not provided but when updates are made to this Privacy Policy, the date included at the end of the present section will updated accordingly with the mention ‘’This Privacy Policy was last updated on Month, Day, Year.

Last revision of this Privacy Policy: April of 2020