The Internet is an amazing tool. It has the power to change the way we live, and we’re starting to see that potential today. With only a few mouse-clicks, you can follow the news, look up facts, buy goods and services, and communicate with others from around the world. It’s important to RE/MAX Sea to Sky Real Estate to help our customers retain their privacy when they take advantage of all the Internet has to offer.
We believe your business is no one else’s. Your privacy is important to you and to us. So we’ll protect the information you share with us. To protect your privacy, RE/MAX Sea to Sky Real Estate follows different principles in accordance with worldwide practices for customer privacy and data protection.
We won’t sell or give away your name, mail address, phone number, email address or any other information to anyone.
We will ask you when we need information that personally identifies you (personal information) or allows us to contact you. Generally, this information is requested when you create a Registration on the site, complete a request for information, or email newsletters. We use your Personal Information for four primary purposes:
- To make the site easier for you to use by not having to enter information more than once.
- To help you quickly find services or information.
- To help us create content most relevant to you.
- To alert you to updated information and other new services from RE/MAX Sea to Sky Real Estate.
If you choose not to register or provide personal information, you can still use most of our website, but you will not be able to access areas that require registration.
If you decide to register, you will be able to select the kinds of information you want to receive from us by subscribing to various services, like our stats newsletters.
We will provide you with the means to ensure that your personal information is correct and current. You may review and update this information at any time by signing into your account. There, you can:
- View and edit personal information you have already given us.
- Once you register, you won’t need to do it again. Wherever you go on our site, your information stays with you.
RE/MAX Sea to Sky Real Estate has taken strong measures to protect the security of your personal information and to ensure that your choices for its intended use are honoured. We take strong precautions to protect your data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration, or destruction.
Your personal information is never shared outside the company without your permission, except under conditions explained above. Inside the company, data is stored in password-controlled servers with limited access. Your information may be stored and processed in Canada, the United States of America or any other country where our servers are located.
You also have a significant role in protecting your information. No one can see or edit your personal information without knowing your user name and password, so do not share these with others.
NOTICE TO PARENTS
Parents or guardians: we want to help you guard your children’s privacy. We encourage you to talk to your children about safe and responsible use of their Personal Information while using the Internet.
RE/MAX Sea to Sky Real Estate site does not publish content that is targeted to children.
As mentioned above, every registered customer has a unique personal profile. Each profile is assigned a unique personal identification number, which helps us ensure that only you can access your profile.
When you register, we create your profile, assign a personal identification number, then send this personal identification number back to your hard drive in the form of a cookie, which is a very small bit of code. This code is uniquely yours. It is your passport to seamless travel across our website, allowing you restricted access without having to fill out registration forms with information you’ve already provided. Even if you switch computers, you won’t have to re-register – just use your Registration ID to identify yourself.
What we do with the information you share
When you join us, you provide us with your contact information, including your name and email address. We use this information to send you updates, questionnaires to measure your satisfaction with our service and announcements about new and exciting services that we offer.
RE/MAX Sea to Sky Real Estate will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on RE/MAX Sea to Sky Real Estate or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of RE/MAX Sea to Sky Real Estate and its family of Websites, and, (c) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of RE/MAX Sea to Sky Real Estate, its Websites, or the public.