Privacy

Curiosity Box is committed to providing a safe website for visitors of all ages and has implemented this Privacy Policy to demonstrate our firm commitment to your privacy and to better serve those who are concerned with how their personal information is being used online. Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your personal information in accordance with our website. Curiosity Box complies with Canadian Federal and Provincial privacy laws and regulations including the Personal Information and Electronic Documents Act.

COLLECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our site?
When ordering or registering on our site, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, mailing address, phone number, credit card information, birthdate or other details to help you with your experience.

When do we collect information?
We collect information from you when you register on our site, place an order, subscribe to a newsletter, respond to a survey, fill out a form, open a support ticket, enter information on our site or provide us with feedback on our products or services.

USE OF INFORMATION

How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you in the following ways:
To personalize your experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.
To improve our website in order to better serve you.
To allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests.
To quickly process your transactions.
To ask for ratings and reviews of services or products.
To follow up with them after correspondence (live chat, email or phone inquiries)

PROTECTION OF INFORMATION

How do we protect your information?
Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible.

We use regular malware scanning.

Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.

We implement a variety of security measures when a user places an order, enters, submits or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information.

All transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.

COOKIES

Do we use 'cookies'? Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer's hard drive through your web browser (if you allow) that enables the site's or service provider's systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

We use cookies to:
Help remember and process the items in the shopping cart.
Understand and save a user's preferences for future visits.
Keep track of advertisements.
Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf.

You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Check your browser's Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.

If you turn cookies off, some of the features that make your site experience more efficient may not function properly.

Cookies We Collect
The table below lists the cookies we collect and what information they store.
Cookie Name
Cookie Description
FORM_KEY
Stores randomly generated a key used to prevent forged requests.

PHPSESSID
Your session ID on the server.
GUEST-VIEW
Allows guests to view and edit their orders.
PERSISTENT_SHOPPING_CART
A link to information about your cart and viewing history, if you have asked for this.
STF
Information on products you have emailed to friends.
STORE
The store view or language you have selected.
USER_ALLOWED_SAVE_COOKIE
Indicates whether a customer allowed to use cookies.
MAGE-CACHE-SESSID
Facilitates caching of content on the browser to make pages load faster.
MAGE-CACHE-STORAGE
Facilitates caching of content on the browser to make pages load faster.
MAGE-CACHE-STORAGE-SECTION-INVALIDATION
Facilitates caching of content on the browser to make pages load faster.
MAGE-CACHE-TIMEOUT
Facilitates caching of content on the browser to make pages load faster.
SECTION-DATA-IDS
Facilitates caching of content on the browser to make pages load faster.
PRIVATE_CONTENT_VERSION
Facilitates caching of content on the browser to make pages load faster.
X-MAGENTO-VARY
Facilitates caching of content on the server to make pages load faster.
MAGE-TRANSLATION-FILE-VERSION
Facilitates translation of content to other languages.
MAGE-TRANSLATION-STORAGE
Facilitates translation of content to other languages.

THIRD-PARTY DISCLOSURE

We do not sell, trade or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information unless we provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business or serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release information when its release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising or other uses.

GOOGLE

Google's advertising requirements can be summed up by Google's Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users.
https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en 

We use Google AdSense Advertising on our website.

Google, as a third-party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on our site. Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to our users based on previous visits to our site and other sites on the internet. Users may opt-out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google Ad and Content Network privacy policy.

We have implemented the following:
Remarketing with Google AdSense
Google Display Network Impression Reporting
Demographics and Interests Reporting
DoubleClick Platform Integration 

We, along with third-party vendors such as Google, use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.

Opting out
Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative Opt-Out page or by using the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser add on.

POLICY CHANGE

If we alter our privacy policy, any changes will be posted on this page so that you are always informed of the information we collect about you, how we use it and the circumstances under which we may disclose it.

ACCEPTANCE OF OUR PRIVACY POLICY

By using this site, you signify your acceptance of our privacy policy and you adhere to the terms and conditions posted on this site. By submitting your information, you agree that it will be governed by our privacy policy.

CONTACT US

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy, you may contact us at:
130 Thames Street South
Ingersoll, Ontario, Canada N5C 2T4
support@curiositybox.ca

Last Edited on 2017-09-04
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

TERMS OF USE

Last updated on September 5. 2018

Curiosity Box, (together with its affiliates and subsidiaries, "we", "us", "our" and terms of similar meaning) provides this website to you subject to these terms of use. In these terms, we describe users of the site as both registered and unregistered users.

Please read these terms carefully before using the site. By accessing, using or browsing the site you agree to be legally bound by these terms and all terms, policies and guidelines incorporated by reference in these terms. If you do not agree with these terms in their entirety, you may not use the site and may choose to exit the website.

Curiosity Box reserves the right to change or modify any of the terms and conditions contained in these terms, or any policy or guideline of the site, at any time and in its sole discretion. If we do so, we will notify you at the email address you provide in your registration information. If you do not agree with the changes, you can cancel your account with us without further obligation.

If you register for an account on the site, you agree to (a) provide accurate, current and complete information as may be prompted by any registration forms on the site ("Registration Data"); (b) maintain the security of your password; (c) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data and any other information you provide to the site, and to keep it accurate, current and complete; and (d) accept all risks of unauthorized access to the Registration Data and any other information you provide to the site. You are responsible for all activity on your site account.

At present we do not charge any fees or other charges for the use of the site. In these terms, the content on the site, including all information, data, logos, marks, designs, graphics, pictures, sound files, other files, and their selection and arrangement, is called "content". Content provided by users is called "user content". User content is that user's property. Curiosity Box’s only right to that user content is the limited licenses to it granted in these terms.

Other than the user content, the site, all content and all software available on the site or used to create and operate the site is the property of Curiosity Box or its licensors, and is protected by Canadian and international copyright laws, and all rights to the site, such content and such software are expressly reserved. All trademarks, registered trademarks, product names and company names or logos mentioned in the site are the property of their respective owners. Reference to any products, services, processes or other information (by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, supplier or otherwise) does not constitute or imply endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation thereof by Curiosity Box.

Your user content is your responsibility. We have no responsibility or liability for it, including any loss or damage it may cause to other people. Although we have no obligation to do so, we have the absolute discretion to remove, screen or edit without notice any user content posted or stored on the site, and we may do this at any time and for any reason.

Curiosity Box grants you a limited, revocable, non-exclusive, non-sub-licensable license to access the site and to view, copy and print the portions of the content available to you on the Site. Except as expressly permitted above, any use of any portion of the content without the prior written permission of its owner is strictly prohibited and will terminate the license granted in this Agreement and your account with us.

You represent and warrant that your use of the site and the content will be consistent with this license and will not infringe or violate the rights of any other party or breach any contract or legal duty to any other parties, or violate any applicable law.

The site may contain links to a third-party website and third-party content as a service to those interested in this information. You use links to a third-party site, and any third-party content or service provided there at your own risk. Curiosity Box does not monitor or have any control over and makes no claim or representation regarding, third-party content or third-party site.

While Curiosity Box attempts to make your access to and use of the site safe, it does not represent or warrant that the site or any content is free of viruses or other harmful components.

You shall defend, indemnify and hold harmless Curiosity Box and the other released parties from any loss, damages, liabilities, costs, expenses, claims and proceedings arising out of your use of the site and from the use of the site by any person to whom you give access to your account, including any claims made by any person that any of your user content infringes the rights, including the intellectual property rights, of any third party.

The site is controlled by Curiosity Box and operated by it from its offices in Ontario, Canada. You and Curiosity Box both benefit from establishing a predictable legal environment in regard to the site. Therefore, you and Curiosity Box explicitly agree that all disputes, claims or other matters arising from or relating to your use of the site will be governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein. The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods does not apply to these terms.

If any provision of these terms shall be deemed unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. Curiosity Box may assign any or all of its rights hereunder to any party without your consent. You are not permitted to assign any of your rights or obligations hereunder without the prior written consent of Curiosity Box, and any such attempted assignment will be void and unenforceable. These terms constitute the entire agreement between you and Curiosity Box regarding your use of the site and supersede all prior or contemporaneous communications whether electronic, oral or written between you and Curiosity Box regarding your use of the site.