Use of Personal Information
Personal Information collected by Phonecardsplus.ca will be used to deliver products and services provided by Phonecardsplus.ca to its customers, verify customer identity, ensure proper billing information and measure customer interest in various services. Personal information (including email addresses) may also be used by Phonecardsplus.ca to contact the customer about special offers or promotions that may be of interest to customers. Furthermore Phonecardsplus.ca will not release any personal information of a sensitive nature (Race, Gender, Nationality, ethnicity, political affiliations, etc.) without the express consent of the individual to such release.
Except as provided herein, Phonecardsplus.ca will not collect, use or disclose any personal information without first obtaining the consent of the individual customer to such collection use and disclosure. Some personal information may also be collected (with individual’s consent) from other sources such as financial institutions, credit bureaus, etc. and will be kept private and confidential. Phonecardsplus.ca will make every reasonable effort to ensure that the individual is advised of the purposes for which the personal information will be used. Furthermore, Phonecardsplus.ca will only use the personal information for the purposes for which it was originally collected.
Any individual may withdraw consent at any time, subject to legal or contractual restrictions and reasonable notice. The individual will be informed of the implications of such withdrawal on services provided by Phonecardsplus.ca or its affiliates as applicable.
All credit card transactions are transmitted to PayPal through the use of Secure and encrypted checkout site for Users protection. However, we may use the personal information provided to investigate unauthorized or fraudulent transactions.
Unless you consent in writing, or disclosure is pursuant to a legal power, all information kept by Phonecardsplus.ca about you is confidential and may not be disclosed by Phonecardsplus.ca to anyone other than:
ii) A person who, in the reasonable judgment of Phonecardsplus.ca, is seeking the information as your agent
iii) Another company involved in supplying the telecommunication product and services provided the information is required for the efficient and cost-effective provision of such services and disclosure is made on a confidential basis with the information to be used only for that purpose
iv) Disclosure pursuant to a requirement or request of a government agency, subpoena or other legal proceeding, or disclosure required by law under special circumstances where there is belief that such access, collection and/or disclosure are warranted for fraudulent activity, security risk, etc.
v) Phonecardsplus.ca may also disclose personal information to collection agencies for the purposes of collecting on accounts owing to Phonecardsplus.ca.
Safeguarding of Personal Information
Access to personal information by Phonecardsplus.ca employees is restricted to that which is necessary to perform their duties. Phonecardsplus.ca employees are aware of the importance of maintaining the confidentiality of personal information and are committed to that end.
Any personal information collected by Phonecardsplus.ca shall be retained only for as long as necessary to fulfill the purpose for which it was collected. Personal information that is no longer required to fulfill the identified purpose will be destroyed, erased or removed. Phonecardsplus.ca will take all reasonable efforts and care in the destruction of or disposal of personal information to prevent unauthorized persons from gaining access to the information.
Protection of personal information is of paramount importance to Phonecardsplus.ca. As such Phonecardsplus.ca has implemented security safeguards to protect personal information against loss, theft, and unauthorized access, disclosure, modification or use.