The privacy of visitors to vandeal.ca is very important to us. This privacy statement describes the kinds of personal information that is collected and recorded and how it is used.
Your personal information
This website offers you an opportunity to create a personal account for the purpose of supporting your home search. To create an account and if you elect to use our site as a Virtual Office Website (VOW), you will be asked to provide information including email address and password during signup. This information is stored by us, but will not be shared, sold or released to any other individual, group or company without your consent. When you have requested specific services through our website, your information will be shared or used by us to correspond or contact you as needed in order to fulfill your request.
Non-Personally Identifiable Information
Links to other websites
We place an extremely high value on security. We have architected our systems in terms of hardware and software in order to protect against un-authorized or malicious exposure of users information. While we have made every reasonable effort in this regard, we also recognize that no computer system is completely immune to these types of attacks.We cannot be held liable for any breach of security that is beyond our reasonable control.
Who we are
Our website address is: https://vandeal.ca/
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Who we share your data with
If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.