Golf News Now understands that privacy is one of the biggest concerns for Internet users and respects the privacy of every individual who visits our site and or uses our products. For this reason, we’ve created this statement to demonstrate our commitment to your privacy and to show the value we place on the information you provide to us.
The company owns and maintains the Golf News Now website. [golfnewsnow.ca] Golf News Now is a National trade publication covering Canadian golf industry news. Content is published / updated daily. In addition, Golf News Now distributes a subscription based email to a database which provides current headlines and excerpts derived from on-site content.
LINKS TO OTHER SITES
The Golf News Now website contains links to other sites. GNN is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of these sites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of these linked sites, as their policies may differ from our own.
ABOUT INFORMATION YOU VOLUNTEER
In various places on our Web site, we may request information from you. This might include your name, email address, other contact info, and demographic data.
We use this information to:
- send you an electronic newsletter, if you’ve requested it
- send you an email confirming a subscription or download
- classify our users and correspondents into demographic categories so that we can better track the issues, concerns and preferences of those groups and, ultimately, deliver content and services that more accurately meet their needs.
We will never share, sell, or rent individual personal information without your advance permission or unless ordered by a court of law. When you volunteer information that may be shared with our partners, we will ask you explicitly to grant us such permission by opting in on a Web page.
For visitors to our site who are under 18 years of age we strongly recommend that you obtain the permission of a parent or guardian before providing us with any information.
When you subscribe become a Golf News Now Insider, we provide simple instructions, in each newsletter, on how you can cancel your subscription.
Periodically, we run surveys. Participation in these is entirely voluntary, and you have a choice whether or not you disclose the requested information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name, email address) and demographic information (age, zip code, answers to specific questions such as computer use).
ABOUT INFORMATION WE COLLECT AUTOMATICALLY : Technical and Demographic Information
Golf News Now collects technical and demographic information about you that does not personally identify you. Examples of this type of information include the computer operating system you use, your Internet browser, your domain name and IP address, and the Web pages you view. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.
We use this information to diagnose problems with our Web site and to better tailor its content to your needs.
HOW WE PROTECT THE INFORMATION YOU PROVIDED
Golf News Now takes strong precautions to protect the information you provide from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, alteration, or destruction. Information you provide is stored on a secure server, in a locked room. Only Golf News Now employees who require this information to do their jobs have access to it.
All Golf News Now employees are made aware of the importance we place on privacy, and what they can do to ensure customer information is protected.
Golf News Now does not send or condone unsolicited email, or “spam”. We send email only to people who have requested our newsletter, or asked for information about our products. If you feel you’ve received unsolicited email from Golf News Now, please contact us and we promise to deal with your issue promptly.