The Internet contains a wealth of information. It may contain personal details about
you that you do not want everyone to know. For example, your real name, street address,
phone number or e-mail address that you provide us so that we can respond to your request
for information or service.
The Stettler Regional Board of Trade and Community Development is strongly committed to protecting the privacy of its user
obtained about users of the Stettler Regional Board of Trade and Community Development's Web site, how this information is used
and our disclosure practices. Please note that this information may be updated at any
time in order to address new issues and reflect changes on our Web site. We will post
those changes here as they occur, so you will always be aware of our current policies.
community, company or organization sites to which we provide links.
When you voluntarily send us electronic mail or complete an electronic form that
includes identifying information about you, we will keep a record of this information
so that we can respond to you. Collected personal information will only be used by
authorized Stettler Regional Board of Trade and Community Development staff to fulfill the purpose for which it was originally
collected or for a use consistent with that purpose. However, be assured that the Site Owner
will not disclose your personal information to third parties without your consent or as
authorized by law.
Site Usage Information
Every computer connected to the Internet is given a domain name and an IP (Internet
Protocol) address, containing a set of numbers. This information reveals nothing personal
about the visitor.
When a visitor requests a page from within the Stettler Regional Board of Trade and Community Development's Web site, our Web
servers automatically recognize that computers' IP address and domain name. Such data
is used in the aggregate to help determine general usage patterns and fine tune layout
patterns to ensure our site is as "User Friendly" as possible. This information is not
collected or evaluated for individuals and our Web servers do not automatically record
The Site Owner will share aggregate information about our users; for example, we will say
that X number of users visited our transit pages in the past month or X% of users were
searching for information about snow removal services.
What are cookies? Cookies are pieces of information that a Web site transfers to an
individual's hard drive for record-keeping purposes. Cookies make Web-surfing easier
for you by saving your preferences while you're at our site. We never save passwords
you will find them at most major Web sites.
By showing how and when users use a site, cookies help us see which areas are popular
and which are not. Improvements and updates to the site will be based on data collected
as to total number of visitors and pages viewed. This information is most easily tracked
with cookies. This data will be used to customize content to enhance and provide services
better tailored to our customers needs.
You can choose whether to accept cookies by changing the settings of your browser.
You can reset your browser to refuse all cookies, or to allow your browser to show you
when a cookies is being sent. If you choose not to accept these cookies, your experience
at our site and other Web sites may be diminished and some features may not work as
Links to Other Sites
Users should be aware that when you are on our Web site, you could be directed to
other sites that are beyond our control. We are not responsible
for the privacy practices of other Web sites. Please check with those sites to determine
The importance of security for all personally identifiable information associated with
our users is of utmost concern to us. We exercise due care in providing secure
transmission of your information from your PC to our servers. Once we receive your
transmission, we exercise care and due diligence in managing, transmitting and securing
your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be
guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal
information, The Site Owner can not ensure or warrant the security of any information you
transmit to us and you do so at your own risk.
Remember to sign out and close your browser window when you have finished your
transmission. We strongly encourage you not to divulge your password to anyone.
This is to ensure that others cannot access your personal information and correspondence
if your computer is accessible to others.
Please keep in mind that whenever you voluntarily disclose personal information
online - for example through e-mail, discussion lists, or elsewhere - that information
can be collected and used by others. In short, if you post personal information online
that is accessible to the public, you may receive unsolicited messages from other parties
in return. Ultimately, you are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your
personal information. Please be careful and responsible whenever you're online.
By accessing any of the pages within the Stettler Regional Board of Trade and Community Development's Web site, you signify
not use our Web site. Your continued use of our site following the posting of changes
to these terms will mean that you accept those changes.
Where the information you are providing to us is sensitive, your consent must be
expressed. The following are examples of expressed consent:
Clicking on the submit button on a form that includes individually identifiable information
Sending an e-mail requesting a product or service.
The manner in which your consent is granted may vary depending on the sensitivity of
the information that you are providing to us. Where the information is less sensitive,
implied consent will be considered appropriate.