INFORMATION WE COLLECT
We collect your personal information to provide services that you request. We also are required to collect certain information for purposes of legal compliance such as tax laws.
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USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We will use your Personal Information to process your subscription or requests for information from us. We may also use your personal information to send you information about our products or services, as well as selected products and services of third parties that we feel may be of interest to you. In addition, we may use your personal information to gauge which parts of the Site you find most useful, and those parts that you use least, etc. This information will help us modify the Site over time to make it more useful to our subscribers.
RETENTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
We retain your personal information to provide ongoing services to you as an email subscriber. Your subscriber account information is stored electronically with our website host. Your email address is stored with our email campaign service provider.
We will only retain your personal information as long as it is necessary, after which it will be erased within 72 hours.
You have the right to information about what personal data we possess about you.
You have the right to access your own personal data to determine whether we hold information about you and, if so, to request that we provide you with certain details about that information and/or the information itself. This is commonly known as a subject access request, which you may request by contacting us through firstname.lastname@example.org with Subject Access Request in the subject line of the email. You also have the right to transfer your personal data to another data controller by contacting us at that same email address. We will not charge for this and will, in most cases, attempt to do this within one month. In both cases, we may require additional information to verify your identity before handing over your information.
You can correct any inaccuracies in your personal data. To do so, subscribers may update their user profile in their user account.
You have the right to request that we erase your personal data if it is no longer necessary to possess it for the purpose for which it was collected.
While you are requesting that your personal data be corrected or erased, you can request that its use be restricted while we comply with your request. To do so you should contact us through email@example.com
You have the right to be notified of a data breach affecting your personal data.
The purchase of a subscription with us will require certain personal information from you, including credit card information provided to our online payments service provider. Your credit card information resides only with the payments service provider
SHARING INFORMATION WITH OTHER COMPANIES
By subscribing to the Global Investment Letter for either free or paid content you agree to allow us to send you emails about our products and services.
We may share your personal information (but never your credit card or password information) with affiliates and third parties who provide services to us and agree to keep your personal information confidential on a need to know basis. Examples of such third parties are web hosting companies, payment processors, email delivery companies and other firms who assist with our marketing, data analytics companies, etc.
MAILING AND EMAIL ADDRESSES
We will use your email address to send you information and/or the publication(s) to which you have subscribed. Your email address may also be used with questions about your subscription, to help you remember or reset your password, etc. If you make an inquiry about a subscription by email, further information may be requested to confirm your identity.
We will only divulge your personal information to employees, contractors, affiliates, or other third parties on a need to know basis. Except in the instances described in the paragraph above (under Sharing Information with Other Companies), we will not divulge your personal information to third parties.
We also retain the right to release your Personal Information when required to do so by law or when we, in good faith, feel we must release the Personal Information to (1) satisfy a legal order or process (2) defend our rights or those of affiliates or business partners or (3) protect the personal safety of our employees, agents, affiliates, business partners, clients or site users. We retain the right to transfer your Personal Information in the event of the full or partial sale of our business.
We take the security of your Personal Information most seriously, and we undertake to maximize our security efforts on an ongoing basis; however, no communication over the internet can be guaranteed to be completely secure. We take great care to guard your Personal Information, but we cannot guarantee any information you submit to us, and you do so at your own risk.
ADVERTISING AND LINKED WEBSITES
Our Site(s) may contain links to other websites, including those of advertisers. We are not responsible for the claims or representations made by advertisers or sponsors. While these co-sponsored activities, banner ads, and links may originate on our Sites, we do not necessarily operate them.
INFORMATION COLLECTED FROM USERS OUTSIDE CANADA OR THE UNITED STATES