Personal information is virtually any information about an individual that is recorded in any form. However, information about individuals contained in the following documents is not considered personal information:
Public telephone directories, where the subscriber can refuse to be listed;
Professional and business information contained in directories or business cards available to the public;
Certain public registries and court records;
Certain other publicly available printed and electronic publications.
BSG Canada has a Privacy Officer who is responsible for BSG Canada’s privacy policies. Our Privacy Officer will be happy to provide you with information about the Policy, deal with any opt out requests or corrections to your information or deal with any complaints. BSG Canada’s Privacy Officer can be reached at the following address: BSG Canada Privacy Officer 102-2345 Argentia Road Mississauga, Ontario L5N 8K4
We gather customer information for the following purposes:
When customers provide us with personal information it will be utilized for the purposes set out in this Policy and by providing us with such information the customer is consenting to such use.
If you opt not to be on BSG Canada’s mailing list, you will no longer receive mailings or e-mails, including exclusive offers or information on optional new benefits for BSG Canada customers. In addition, withdrawal of consent with respect to the use of your personal information for the purposes set out in this policy will result in the termination of services by BSG Canada.
We limit the personal information we collect to that which is necessary to deliver the products and services that we have outlined above.
We use your personal information only for the purposes that we have outlined above and we do not sell your information to any third party. In order to provide the services identified above, BSG Canada, like many organizations, may utilize third party service providers for some routine services such as promotional mailings. In such cases, BSG Canada provides only the personal information necessary to ensure the service is delivered and requires that the service provider sign a Non-Disclosure Agreement agreeing to keep the customer’s personal information confidential and secure and limiting its use to the purpose for which it was disclosed. After the service provider has completed the service, the service provider must either destroy the information or return it to BSG Canada.
All personal information is maintained in a secure location. These records are maintained as long as you are a customer of BSG Canada and for a period of up to seven (7) years after you cease to be a customer at which point they are purged.
We ask our customers to ensure that all personal information provided to us is accurate. If you have concerns about the accuracy of our records or any corrections or additional information to provide, please contact our Privacy Officer for assistance.
All of your personal information is retained in a secure location. Access to these records is provided only to:
This policy is available to all customers of BSG Canada. If you have any additional questions with respect to our policies and practices relating to the management of personal information, please contact our Privacy Officer.
We will be happy to provide you with copies of all the records we have of your customer relationship with us. If you feel that the information in your files is inaccurate at any time, you should bring it to the attention of our Privacy Officer.