Last Updated Date
This policy was last updated on May 17, 2022.
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We may change this policy without notice from time to time to reflect changes in legal or regulatory obligations. By visiting this Site, you agree to accept the policy that is in effect at that time. Accordingly, you may wish to check this site from time to time. If we make any changes that materially affect personal information which we have already collected, we will take reasonable steps to notify you.
The following words and expressions have the following meanings unless inconsistent with the context:
means any media that can be rendered on a web page intended for consumption by an end-user, including, but not limited to articles, quizzes, polls, surveys, videos, pictures, audio and embeds;
"Cookies or LocalStorage"
means a small amount of data sent from the server which is then stored on your computer's internal storage. This policy uses the word Cookies to refer to both methods (Cookies and LocalStorage) of storing this information;
means information about an identifiable individual. Personal Information includes facts, which, when combined with other information, can identify an individual;
General Data Protection Regulation, (EU) 2016/679, as amended from time to time;
"we", "us" or "our"
Wise Publishing, Inc., a company duly incorporated under the laws of the province of Ontario;
an individual, company or firm accessing our Site.
The definitions are here – if a term doesn’t make sense, look here. The most important one is the definition of personal information — it's that information about an identifiable individual. It includes facts, when combined with other information, can identify an individual.
3. Consent management, third party analytics and Cookie blocking
We use the OneTrust consent management platform to manage your consent to Cookies.
There are three categories of Cookies.
We get your permission before any Cookies are enabled.
4. What our cookies collect
When you visit any website, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of Cookies. This information might be about you, your preferences or your device and is mostly used to make the site work as you expect it to. The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalized web experience.
Because we respect your right to privacy, you can choose not to allow some types of Cookies. However, blocking some types of Cookies may impact your experience of the site and the services we are able to offer.
Generally, Cookies helps us:
We collect non-personally identifiable information through Cookies to enhance your user experience.
Third parties help us analyse that information. As set out in 3., you may choose to block those Cookies.
5. Advertising cookies
Cookies are widely used in online advertising. They may be Targeted Cookies. We only work with advertising partners who work to accepted privacy standards such as those set by the Digital Advertising Alliance of Canada (DAAC), which can be found at http://www.youradchoices.ca.
There are also advertising Cookies. We work only with Advertisers that accept certain privacy standards.
As set out in 3., you may choose to block those Cookies.
6. What we do with the information we gather
More generally, we use the information gathered by Cookies
Cookies differentiate one user from another and pass information from page to page during a single user's website session. They are read only by the server that placed them and cannot execute any code or virus.
Cookies also help us understand which parts of our Web sites are the most popular, where our visitors are going and how much time they spend there.
We do not sell your personally identifiable information. We may sell your information in an anonymized format. Your personally identifiable information will not be available in that format.
We may sell your information collected by Cookies but in an anonymized format only.