At Vanity Cup, we believe our most valuable asset is the anglers, and that loyalty is built on a foundation of quality applications, competitive prices and, above all, excellent customer service.
An important part of our service excellence commitment is our respect for your right to privacy. That’s why we want to provide our customers with information about how we use and protect the personal information you provide to us.
This web site provides our customers with important legal and privacy information. For your own peace of mind, we encourage you to review the information.
There are two ways we can collect information from you when you visit our web site:
1. Information you provide.
2. Information collected by technology.
1. Information You Provide
When you visit our web site, information is not collected that could identify you personally unless you choose to provide it voluntarily. You are welcome to browse our web site anonymously at any time, without revealing any personal information.
There are a few activities where the collection of personally identifiable information may be necessary. When personally identifiable information is collected, you will know because you will have chosen to provide your information.
If you choose to participate in any of the activities available on the site, you will be providing us with some type of personal information about yourself.
Personal information is defined as information about an identifiable individual. Please note that publicly available information, such as a public telephone directory listing of your name, address and listed telephone number is not considered to be personal information.
2. Information Collected by Technology
Vanity Cup collects some information about the ways you use our web site. When you visit our site, your IP address is collected so that we know where to send the information you are requesting. This IP address does not personally identify you. We use information collected through technology to make our site more interesting and useful to you.
An IP, or Internet Protocol, address is a unique address assigned to each computer connected to the Internet. It refers to the standards by which computers talk to other computers via the Internet.
You can use and browse our web site without providing any personal information about yourself.
This is information that cannot be associated with a specific individual. Our web server collects some anonymous information automatically when you visit our site. This information may include the pages you visited, the content you downloaded, the type of web browser you were using and the level of encryption your browser supports.
As you browse our web site, our server collects information about your visit, but not about you personally. We monitor statistics, such as: which pages people visit, which parts of the site are visited the most frequently and how many people visit and return to our site.
This information is collected on an aggregated basis. No personal information is associated with these statistics. We use this information to determine what type of information is most useful to you so that we can improve our web site to make it easier for you to access information.
What Are Cookies, and How Does Vanity Cup Use Them?
Our site collects aggregated site-visitation statistics using cookies.
A cookie is a small text file containing a unique identification number that identifies your browser to our computers. This small file of information allows the web site to remember important information that will make your use of the site more enjoyable.
Cookies tell us which pages are visited, by how many people, the average time spent, and other useful statistics relating to the use of the site. This helps us to enhance the online experience of visitors to our site. We use the statistics to understand how customers use our site, to make it easier for you and other visitors to use, to monitor the site’s performance and to improve our web site.
To assist you, cookies help us remember who you are through your browser settings, while saving your passwords and preferences so you don’t have to enter them each time; essentially, cookies save you time.
We never combine information gathered by a cookie with personally identifiable information.
HOW DOES Vanity Cup USE THE INFORMATION COLLECTED?
1. Vanity Cup uses the personal information we collect in a limited number of ways. We may use this information to:
For payment processing of your entry fee
For entry into the tournament
Provide media the names and prizes of the winning teams
2. Anonymous information is used for research and analytical purposes. We use statistics gathered at an aggregated level to determine usage patterns and help us improve our site flow, content, navigation and ease of use.
Sharing Your Personal Information
Personal information is not sold or rented to any parties outside of the Vanity Cup.
Disclosure of Information
Vanity Cup’s policy is not to disclose your personal information, except in circumstances in which it is necessary to do so, or where permitted by law.
We may disclose your personal information to the following parties:
– law enforcement agencies;
HOW WE SAFEGUARD YOUR INFORMATION
All of the information you provide to us on our web site is securely maintained and kept confidential. Information is retained in secure facilities and is protected from unauthorized access.
We provide technical, administrative and physical security measures to protect your information against loss, misuse and unauthorized access or disclosure.
The security measures used are detailed in the Security Policy presented on our web site.
We ask that minors do not submit any personal information to us. Our services are only available to individuals who can form legally binding contracts. Vanity Cup does not use our web site to intentionally collect or use a child’s personal data.
LINKS TO OTHER WEB SITES
UPDATING THE POLICY
Vanity Cup will continue to stay current on the critical issue of privacy. We may update this policy from time to time, so please review it periodically.
QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS
Nipawin “Vanity Cup”
Box 3011, Nipawin, SK Canada