Privacy Policy

This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their 
'Personally identifiable information' (PII) is being used online. PII, as used in CAD privacy law 
and information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other information 
to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context. Please read 
our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect or 
otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information in accordance with our website.

What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our blog, website or app?
When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, 
email address, mailing address, phone number, credit card information or other details to help you 
with your experience.

When do we collect information?
We collect information from you when you place an order, fill out a form or enter information 
on our site.

How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, 
sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, 
or use certain other site features in the following ways:

  To personalize user's experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product 
offerings in which you are most interested. 
 To improve our website in order to better serve you. 
 To allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests. 
 To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature. 
 To quickly process your transactions. 
 To send periodic emails regarding your order or other products and services.

How do we protect visitor information?
Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order 
to make your visit to our site as safe as possible.

We use regular Malware Scanning.

Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a 
limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to 
keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is 
encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.

We implement a variety of security measures when a user places an order enters, submits, or 
accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information.
All transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on
our servers.

Do we use 'cookies'?
We do not use cookies for tracking purposes.

You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can 
choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser (like Internet Explorer) settings. 
Each browser is a little different, so look at your browser's Help menu to learn the correct way to 
modify your cookies.

If you disable cookies off, some features will be disabled that make your site experience more 
efficient and some of our services will not function properly.

However, you can still place orders .

Third Party Disclosure
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable 
information unless we provide you with advance notice. This does not include website 
hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our 
business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. 
We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the
 law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property, or safety. 

However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for 
marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third party links
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our 
website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore 
have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, 
we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

Google
Google's advertising requirements can be summed up by Google's Advertising 
Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. 
https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en 

We use Google AdSense Advertising on our website.
Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on our site. Google's use of the 
DART cookie enables it to serve ads to our users based on their visit to our site and other sites on
the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and 
content network privacy policy.

We have implemented the following: 
 Demographics and Interests Reporting

We along with third-party vendors, such as Google use first-party cookies 
(such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) 
or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad 
impressions, and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.

Opting out:
Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. 
Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising initiative opt out page or 
permanently using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on.

According to CalOPPA we agree to the following:Users can visit our site anonymously. Once this 
privacy policy is created, we will add a link to it on our home page, or as a minimum on the 
first significant page after entering our website.Our Privacy Policy link includes the word 'Privacy', 
and can be easily be found on the page specified above.

Users will be notified of any privacy policy changes: 
 On our Privacy Policy Page 

Users are able to change their personal information: 
 By emailing us 
 By calling us 
 By logging in to their account

How does our site handle do not track signals? 
We honour do not track signals and do not track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a 
Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.

Does our site allow third party behavioral tracking? 
It's also important to note that we do not allow third party behavioral tracking
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)

When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under 13, the Children's 
Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, 
the nation's consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators 
of websites and online services must do to protect children's privacy and safety online.

We do not specifically market to children under 13.

Fair Information Practices
The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States 
and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection 
laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should
 be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.

In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, 
should a data breach occur: 

We will notify the users via email 
 Within 1 business day

We will notify the users via letter 
 Within 7 business days

We will notify the users via in site notification 
 Within 1 business day

We also agree to the individual redress principle, which requires that individuals have a right 
to pursue legally enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere 
to the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data 
users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or a government agency to investigate 
and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.

CAN SPAM Act
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements 
for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, 
and spells out tough penalties for violations.

We collect your email address in order to:
To be in accordance with CANSPAM we agree to the following:
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can email 
us atand we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.

Contacting Us
If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us using the information below.

ODGA
26 Bromley Rd.
Hamilton, Ontario L9A 2C8
Canadao
dga.membership@gmail.com
1-800-373-4839

Last Edited on 2015-10-31