Privacy Policy

It is MDC Designs’ policy to respect your privacy regarding any information collected while operating this website. This Privacy Policy describes how your personal information is collected, used, and shared when you visit or contact us from mdcdesigns-branding.com (the “Website”).

INFORMATION WE COLLECT:

We collect a variety of information from you when you visit our website or make purchases. By accepting this Privacy Policy, you are specifically consenting to our collection of the data described below, to our use of the data, to the processing of this data, and to our sharing of the data with third party processors as needed for our legitimate business interests.

The information we collect may include:

Personal Data: When you complete and submit the form on our contact page, or make an order we collect personal information such as your name, shipping address, email address, telephone number.

Non-Personal Data: This website collects non-personally-identifying information such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, country of origin, and the date and time of each visitor request. If you are using a mobile application, we may collect information about your device name and type.

Financial Data: Financial data is data that is related to your payment method, such as credit card. We store only limited financial data (such a payment processor and card type). Most financial data is transferred to our payment processor, Stripe, or PayPal and you should review these processors’ Privacy Policy to determine how they use, disclose and protect your financial data. As a courtesy, Stripe’s Privacy Policy can be found here: https://stripe.com/us/privacy. And PayPal’s Privacy Policy can be found here: https://www.paypal.com/us/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full

WHAT DO WE DO WITH YOUR INFORMATION?

The information we collect allows us to:

  • Provide our products and services you have purchased from us

  • Correspond with you

  • Process payments or refunds

  • Request feedback from you

  • Analyze trends Make improvements to our website

  • Resolve problems and disputes

  • Compile anonymous statistical data for our own use

  • Prevent fraudulent activity on our website or mobile app; and

CONSENT

You consent to giving us information by providing it to us voluntarily on this website. You provide some of this information when you contact us, comment on our blog or make purchases from our website. You are under no obligation to provide this information, but your refusal may prevent you from accessing certain benefits from our website or from making purchases.

If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will ask you directly for your expressed consent.

Disclosure

We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so.

Third-Party Services

We may disclose your information to third parties who assist us with various tasks, including payment processing, hosting services, email delivery, service offerings, and customer service.

Links

When you click on links on our website, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.

Data Retention

We retain information that we collect from you only for as long as we need it for legal, business, or tax purposes. Your information may be retained in electronic form, paper form, or a combination of both. When your information is no longer needed, we will destroy, delete, or erase it.

Withdrawing Consent

You may request that we delete your data at any time by contacting us at info@mdcdesigns.ca

Please note: we cannot control the retention policies of third parties (such as credit card processors). If you wish to have any third parties, including those to whom we’ve transmitted your data, delete that data, you will need to contact those third parties directly. You may request from us a list of all third parties to whom we have transmitted your data.

SECURITY

To protect your personal information, we take reasonable precautions and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed. This site is PCI compliant and has SSL enabled.

COOKIES

Cookies are pieces of information that are transferred to your computer from a web server.

We use cookies to store visitor preferences, record session information, record user-specific information on what pages users access or visit, record past activity at a site in order to provide better service when visitors return to our site.

Squarespace Cookies

You can find more details on the exact cookies that this Squarespace website uses here. This website has been configured to disable Analytics and Performance Cookies unless you click the acceptance button on the Cookie Notice.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics to collect information about the use of our website. Google Analytics collects information from users such as demographics, how often they visit our website, what pages they visit, and referring websites. We use the information we get from Google Analytics to determine the popularity of the content, better understand online activity and improve our website, marketing & advertising. Google Analytics collects only the IP address assigned to you on the date you visit our website, not your name or other identifying information. Please review their Privacy Policy and contact them directly if you have questions. For more information on how Google collects and processes your data, visit https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website.

Last Update February 4, 2019

QUESTIONS AND CONTACT INFORMATION

If you would like to more information or to access, correct, amend or delete any of your personal information please contact us at info@mdcdesigns.ca.