1. The Information We Collect
Registration Information: At the time you register to become a paid member of the Site, you will be asked to complete a registration form which requires you provide information such as your name, address, phone/fax number, email address and other personal information as well as information about your business ("Registration Information.")
Publishing Information: If you submit any information to BusinessChannel1.com to be published on the Site through the publishing tools, including but not limited to Company Listing, Import & Export Services Listing, Trade Leads, and then you are deemed to have given consent to the publication of such information ("Publishing Information").
Payment Information: If you establish a credit account with us or our providers or if you purchase a product or service from BusinessChannel1.com or a vendor available through BusinessChannel1.com, we may collect additional information, including billing information, credit card numbers and expiration dates and tracking information from cheques or money orders ("Payment Information").
Statistical Information: In addition, we gather aggregate statistical information about our Site and Users, such as IP addresses, browser software, operating system, pages viewed, number of sessions, unique visitors and so forth. ("Statistical Information").
2. With whom your information may be shared.
BusinessChannel1.com will not sell, rent or barter your personal information other than to its business partners as set forth herein. However, we may from time to time aggregate statistical information regarding our customers, traffic patterns and site usage, or sell our research, which may contain aggregate information. In addition, we may report aggregate information to our advertisers. Such aggregate information will not individually identify any user.
In order to provide you with co-branded services, and to improve our features, we will sometimes share your information with our partners.
We reserve the right to disclose any information if such action is necessary (a) to conform to the requirements of the law or to comply with legal process or subpoena served on BusinessChannel1.com, (b) to protect and defend the legal rights or property of BusinessChannel1.com, the Site, or its users, or (c) in an emergency, to protect the health and safety of its users or the general public. We further reserve the right to release any information concerning any user if that user participates (or is reasonably suspected of participating) in any illegal activity, even without a subpoena, warrant, or other court order. We cooperate with law enforcement agencies in identifying those who may be using our servers or services for illegal activities. We also reserve the right to report any suspected illegal activity to law enforcement for investigation or prosecution.
3. What choices you have regarding the collection, use and distribution of your information.
4. What cookies are, and how BusinessChannel1.com uses them.
5. How BusinessChannel1.com protects your personal information.
For all our transactions, we employ reasonable and current Internet security methods and technologies. Where appropriate, we password protect, use encryption techniques and install firewalls. We strive to protect you. We encourage our participating service providers to adopt and honour their own consumer privacy policies. For all our efforts to safeguard your privacy, no system can be guaranteed. We cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information that you transmit to us, or that we transmit to you, or guarantee that it will be free from unauthorized access by third parties. Once we receive your information, we use reasonable efforts to ensure its security on our systems.
6. How you can access, update or delete your information.
As part of your use of the Site, you are responsible for maintaining and updating, as applicable, your account Registration Data with current, accurate and complete information. You may view, update and/or edit the Registration Data you have provided to BusinessChannel1.com by logging in to your account and following the appropriate instructions.
7. What else you should know about your online privacy.
9. How you can contact us.