Personal Information means information about you which is, or can be, tied to you as an individual. Aberdeen Publishing will collect and use Personal Information of customers and members only as follows:
We collect Personal Information to deliver the products and services you want; administer our businesses; provide customer service; and respond to legal process (such as subpoenas and warrants).
The Personal Information we collect may include:
* Contact information; names, addresses, email addresses and other such information required for us to transact business with you; and
* Technical information (such as your computers operating system and browser type, and the address of a referring website, if any, and the path you take through our web pages) when you visit our websites;
When you visit our website, we may place a “cookie,” a small computer file, on your computer to allow our web site to function properly. You may delete this cookie from your computer. You may also set your Internet browser to reject cookies, however, doing so will compromise the functionality of our website.
We do not sell or rent Personal Information to others.
We do not disclose Personal Information to others.
We take reasonable steps to protect your Personal Information.
We maintain reasonable physical, technical, and procedural measures to limit access to Personal Information to authorized individuals with appropriate purposes.
We reserve the right to change our privacy policies at any time, except as may be prohibited by law. We will post revisions online. Use of our websites or services or the purchase of products after posted changes means that you consent to the privacy policies as changed.
Contact us for more information about our privacy policies.
We believe that ethical behaviour is critical to being a trusted media source. We subscribe to the Canadian Association of Journalists Ethics Guidelines and are also members of the National Newsmedia Council of Canada (NNC), a voluntary, self-regulatory ethics body for the English-language news media industry in Canada. The NNC deals with matters concerning fairness of coverage, relevance, balance and accuracy and represents the public and the media in matters concerning the democratic rights of freedom of speech and freedom of the media.
We subscribe to the Canadian Association of Journalists’ Ethics Guidelines with regards to corrections as follows:
We subscribe to the Canadian Association of Journalists’ Ethics Guidelines with regards to fact-checking as follows:
We are owned and operated by Aberdeen Publishing Inc., a B.C.-owned and operated private company which operates community media publications throughout British Columbia and Alberta. You can find more information about Aberdeen at http://www.aberdeenpublishing.com.