Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy applies to Red Shack Ventures Inc. (hereinafter referred to as 'we', 'us' or 'our'). The Policy is designed to assist you in understanding how we collect, use and safeguard the personal information you provide to us and to assist you in making informed decisions when using our site and our products and services. This statement will be continuously assessed against new technologies, business practices and our customers' needs.

When you visit our web site you may provide us with two types of information: personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an individual basis and web site use information collected on an aggregate basis as you and others browse our web site.

If you choose to correspond further with us through email, we may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and our responses. We provide the same protections for these electronic communications that we employ in the maintenance of information received by mail and telephone.

Similar to other commercial web sites, our web site utilizes a standard technology called 'cookies' (see explanation below, 'What Are Cookies?') and web server logs to collect information about how our web site is used. Information gathered through cookies and web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our web site, and the web sites visited just before and just after our web site. This information is collected on an aggregate basis. None of this information is associated with you as an individual.

We use personal information for purposes of administering our business activities, establishing customer relationships, communicating with customers; providing customer service and making available other products and services to our customers and prospective customers, assisting in law enforcement purposes, collecting unpaid debts, protecting our business interests; meeting supplier requirements; and meeting legal and regulatory requirements. Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify you about important changes to our web site, new services and special offers we think you will find valuable. The lists used to send you product and service offers are developed and managed under our traditional corporate standards designed to safeguard the security and privacy of our customers' personal information. As a customer, you will be given the opportunity, each time we communicate with you via email, to notify us of your desire not to receive these offers.

What Are Cookies? Cookies are a feature of web browser software that allows web servers to recognize the computer used to access a web site. Cookies are small pieces of data that are stored by a user's web browser on the user's hard drive. Cookies can remember what information a user accesses on one web page to simplify subsequent interactions with that web site by the same user or to use the information to streamline the user's transactions on related web pages. This makes it easier for a user to move from web page to web page and to complete commercial transactions over the Internet. Cookies should make your online experience easier and more personalized.

We use web site browser software tools such as cookies and web server logs to gather information about our web site users' browsing activities, in order to constantly improve our web site and better serve our customers. This information assists us to design and arrange our web pages in the most user-friendly manner and to continually improve our web site to better meet the needs of our customers and prospective customers.

Cookies help us collect important business and technical statistics. The information in the cookies lets us trace the paths followed by users to our web site as they move from one page to another. Web server logs allow us to count how many people visit our web site and evaluate our website's visitor capacity. We do not use these technologies to capture your individual email address.

We sometimes transfer personal information to others, including affiliated entities or unrelated companies that carry out certain functions on our behalf such as order fulfillment and data processing. In those cases we require those entities not to use or disclose your personal information for any purpose other than as directed by us.

Except as otherwise permitted or required by law or as outlined in this Privacy Policy, we will at no time share, sell or disclose any personal information that we may have collected from you to anyone outside of our company. From time to time you may notice offers from outside companies advertised on our web site. We take measures to select product or service providers that are responsible and afford privacy protections to their customers. However, we cannot make any representations about the practices and policies of these companies.

Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify you about important changes to our web site, new services and special offers we think you will find valuable. As our client, you will be given the opportunity to notify us of your desire not to receive these offers by contacting us at derek [at] redshackventures.com.

We will retain your personal information as long as required for the purposes stated above or as required or permitted by law. We will use reasonable precautions in destroying, erasing or rendering anonymous any personal information which will we no longer retain.

We utilize encryption/security software to safeguard the confidentiality of personal information we collect from unauthorized access or disclosure and accidental loss, alteration or destruction.

Periodically, our operations and business practices are reviewed for compliance with corporate policies and procedures governing the security, confidentiality and quality of our information.

Our employees, agents or mandatories who require it in the course of their duties will have access to the personal information we have collected for the purposes outlined above. Our corporate values, ethical standards, policies and practices are committed to the protection of customer information. In general, our business practices limit employee access to confidential information, and limit the use and disclosure of such information to authorized persons, processes and transactions.

We may also provide aggregate information about our customers, sales, web site traffic patterns and related web site information to our affiliates or reputable third parties, but this information will not include personally identifying data, except as otherwise provided in this Privacy Policy.

We may disclose information when legally compelled to do so, in other words, when we, in good faith, believe that the law requires it or for the protection of our legal rights.

We are not responsible for the practices employed by web sites linked to or from our web site nor the information or content contained therein. Often links to other web sites are provided solely as pointers to information on topics that may be useful to the users of our web site.

This Privacy Policy was last updated on 29th of January, 2008 and we may change this Privacy Policy from time to time. If a material change is made, this Privacy Policy will be updated accordingly and the revised version will be posted on our website in a timely manner. We recommend that you review this Privacy Policy periodically so that you are aware of any changes.

If you have any inquiries, requests or complaints regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us at derek [at] redshackventures.com.