Last updated: May 24, 2019
Collection of Personal Information
We collect personal information from you when you provide information directly to us, for example, when you access and use the Site, contact us or sign-up for our newsletter.
Examples of personal information we collect and use are:
- Contact information that you provide to us when you subscribe to our newsletter, such as name, email address and telephone number
- Information you provide to us when you contact us, provide feedback, make a complaint or other inquiries
- Other personal information required to provide you with access to the Site
Social Media Services
The Site permits you to interact with third-party social media services, such as following and connecting with us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or LinkedIn.
If you decide to connect with us on social media, you authorize us to collect certain information that you have provided to the social media service and that we are permitted by the service to collect, such as your profile information and information that you make publicly available on or through the service. If you publicly post information on social media services that reference the Site or DESTINY, we may display or use the post in connection with the Site.
You are strongly advised to review the privacy policies of any third-party social media services that you use to interact with us or the Site.
Cookies and similar technologies:
We use “cookies” (session and persistent), scripts, pixel tags, web beacons and other similar technologies and digital markers on certain pages of the Site. These automatically collect data from a visitor to the Site. Cookies help us recognize repeat visitors, personalize the Service and communications and tailor content to match particular interests. We also use these technologies to track usage trends and patterns on the Site.
You are always free to decline cookies. If you decline “cookies” or delete them from your computer, you will still be able to access the Site, but you may find that some areas do not work as smoothly as when cookies are enabled on your system.
Use of Personal Information
We use personal information to:
- Provide access to the Site
- Administer, troubleshoot, improve and manage the Site
- Send promotional communications such as special offers, newsletters or other promotions (if you have opted-in to receive such communications)
- Analyze the accuracy and effectiveness of the Site
- Analyze and understand our visitors so we can tailor and personalize your experience while visiting and using the Site
- Deliver and display advertisements that we believe may be relevant to you on our Site or third-party applications and websites (including social media) and measure or understand the effectiveness of these ads.
- Meet obligations as required by applicable laws
- Responding to inquiries, complaints, disputes and other communications to DESTINY
- Other purposes that we identify to you from time to time
Disclosure of Personal Information
We do not disclose personal information that we hold to third parties except as allowed or required by law.
We may transfer personal information to third-party service providers, suppliers and sub-contractors who assist us in providing and administering the Site. We store personal information in Canada and the United States of America. We may transfer personal information to a third-party service provider outside of your jurisdiction of residence for storage and processing. In the event that your personal information is transferred abroad, the laws of that jurisdiction apply.
We may aggregate (i.e. assemble on a basis that does not enable one to personally identify you) the information we collect from you, including any technical data we automatically collect. Aggregated data may be used by us to improve the Site and for marketing purposes, and may be shared with and used by advertisers, our partners and other third parties.
Security of Personal Information
DESTINY is committed to data security and protects personal information through integrated physical, technological and administrative safeguards. In particular, ppersonal information is protected by security safeguards appropriate to the level of sensitivity of the data through (i) physical measures, such as secure areas; (ii) technical measures, such as secure servers; and (iii) organizational measures such as access policies based on the need-to-know and employee security through vetting and supervision.
DESTINY will undertake every reasonable precaution to safeguard your personal information. However, if a data breach occurs, we will notify you as soon as feasible (in accordance with applicable data protection laws) and will comply with all legal requirements to mitigate any harms resulting from such a breach.
Personal information is retained only for as long as it is necessary for the purposes for which it was collected or transferred. When personal information is no longer required for the purposes for which it was collected or transferred, we will delete the information or convert the information into aggregated or de-identified data.
Individual Access: If you make a request, we will let you know what personal information we have about you, what it is being used for, and with whom it has been shared. We will provide you with access to your personal information that is in our possession, subject to certain exceptions, including information that is referenced to another individual’s personal information that we cannot sever, or information subject to solicitor-client privilege, or other legal restrictions that may prevent us from fulfilling your access request. To inquire contact us at: email@example.com
We will respond to your request within one month, free of charge, unless the volume or the complexity of the request requires a longer process. We will notify you if we require an extension and may charge a reasonable fee to cover administrative costs.
Rectification: If you notice any inaccuracies or wish to update any part of your personal information, we will rectify the information as necessary. We will provide rectification as soon as possible within one month. If we refuse the request, we will provide justification.
Withdraw Consent: We recognize the right of individuals to withdraw consent. This includes the right to withdraw consent after having provided consent. Please contact the Privacy Officer to withdraw consent.
Opt-Out of Promotional Communications
In the event you wish to unsubscribe from receiving promotional email communications from DESTINY, you may opt-out by:
- Removing yourself by clicking “unsubscribe” at the bottom of an email we send you, or
- Contacting us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
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