Privacy Statement

Topstore™
Privacy Statement

Introduction

Topstore is committed to protecting the privacy of people whose personal information is held by us through responsible information management practices.

Any personal information provided to Topstore is collected, used and disclosed in accordance with all applicable laws of Canada and the United States.

What is Personal Information?

Personal information is recorded information about an identifiable individual. Personal information includes such things as an individual's name, address, e-mail address and phone number. Topstore will collect personal information only for the purpose fulfilling a request for goods or services from that person. Topstore  will always provide the business address and business telephone number and email address of an officer of Topstore who can answer your questions about the collection of that information.

What kind of information is being collected?

When you visit a Topstore  web site to browse, read pages, or download information, we do not gather or store any information about the visit. NO INFORMATION WILL BE COLLECTED AUTOMATICALLY.

Information used for visitor statistics is collected by our web hosting provider. This information consists of IP address, browser type, color depth, country and other similar data. With this data, only a permament IP address has the possibility of identifing a unique individual. Since the collection and storage of this statistical data is entirely controlled by our web hosting company, Topstore has no control of its use. Currently our web host is Hetzner, one of the largest web hosting companies in the world. To view their privacy policy, visit http://www.hetzner.com

Information Collected Directly From You

Only when you submit a form or fill out an order page will we colllect information. The information we collect will only be information necessary to fulfill your request.

Personal information will only be used by authorized staff to fulfill the purpose for which it was originally collected, or for a use consistent with that purpose. WE DO NOT DISCLOSE YOUR INFORMATION TO ANY OTHER INDIVIDUALS OR COMPANIES.

Topstore DOES NOT COLLECT PERSONAL INFORMATION ABOUT YOU UNLESS YOU VOLUNTARILY PROVIDE IT TO USE SPECIFIC SERVICES. However, if you choose not to provide the information required for services you may still be able to access those services by traditional methods such as personal contact, fax or mail. Your decision not to participate in electronic service delivery activities will not impair your ability to browse the web site, read or download any information provided on the site.

If you believe that your personal information is being used for a purpose other than what was intended please direct your inquiries to the contact page on this website

What safeguards are in place?

Topstore  is obligated by law to protect your personal information by making reasonable security arrangements against such risks as unauthorized access, collection, use, disclosure or disposal. Security measures have been integrated into the design, implementation and day-to-day operating practices as part of OUR CONTINUING COMMITMENT TO THE PROTECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION IT HOLDS.

How long is information retained?

No information provided by you will be retained on any of our websites. ALL INFORMATION IS ONLY RETAINED OFF-LINE. The length of retention will vary in relation to the nature of the service and only for the purpose of providing service to you.

How can I access and correct information I submit to a web site?

Please contact us at:
office@topstore.org

Links to other sites

Visitors should be aware that Topstore web sites may include links to web sites operated by other individuals, government agencies, non-profit organizations, and private businesses. When you link to another site, this privacy policy will not apply and you will be subject to the privacy policy of that new site.Topstore is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of external websites.

Cookies

A cookie is a small file stored on your computer by your web browser when using some internet sites. Cookies can also store personal information such as your name, e-mail address, home or work address, or telephone number. Persistent cookies can use this type of personal information to identify you whenever you access a web site. Sessional cookies are used to help you move around our web site and do not store personal information. Sessional cookies are valid only during the time you are actually using the web site.

Topstore DOES NOT USE COOKIES OF ANY KIND and believes that no web site should use cookies except when such use is unavoidable, such as the requirements of some shopping carts. Currently none of the Topstore web sites use shopping carts.

Who to contact for more information about this privacy policy.

Any questions regarding this privacy policy can be directed to:

office@topstore.org

Topstore  is committed to protecting your privacy.