PRIVACY POLICY

This Privacy Policy describes the Personal Information (defined below) that 4037201 Canada Inc. and its affiliates ("Fundica", "us" or "we") collects related to the Fundica.com website (the "Site") and related funding research and consulting services (the "Services"), how we use and protect this information and the circumstances under which we may disclose this information.

Fundica is committed to protecting the privacy and confidential information of its users. As such, this Privacy Policy may be changed from time to time in order to better meet user needs. You should periodically check the Site for updates to this Privacy Policy. Your continued use of the Site following any changes constitutes your acceptance of these changes.


Collection of Personal Information

Collection of Personal Information

Personal Information means information about an identifiable individual, as more particularly described under applicable privacy legislation ("Personal Information").

Fundica collects the Personal Information that you provide to us when you use the Site and the Services. The Personal Information Fundica collects may include your name, mailing address, email address and phone number. Fundica may also collect Personal Information about you with your consent or as permitted or required by law.


Use of Personal Information

Use of Personal Information

We generally use Personal Information we collect in relation to the Site and the Services for the following purposes:

  • providing funding research and consulting services, either directly or through third parties;
  • promoting the funding research and consulting services;
  • replying to your comments, questions and inquiries;
  • meeting certain legal requirements; and
  • for other purposes, with your consent or as permitted or required by law.

We may also use the Personal Information we obtain to provide you with company information, such as email notifications, newsletter subscriptions or other information which may be of interest to you. You may opt out of this use of your Personal Information by contacting us by email at: contact@fundica.com or by phone at 1-855-FUNDICA.


Disclosure of Personal Information

Disclosure of Personal Information

We may disclose Personal Information in the following circumstances:

  • Service Providers and Consultants. Fundica may transfer Personal Information to its service providers or consultants that perform services on our behalf, for example internal audit, management, billing, website hosting or similar services, or otherwise to collect, use, disclose, store or process Personal Information on our behalf for the purposes described in this Privacy Policy. Some of these service providers, consultants or affiliates may be located outside of Canada, including in the United States and in other foreign countries, and your personal information may be collected, used, disclosed, stored and processed in the United States or elsewhere outside of Canada for the purposes described in this Privacy Policy and be subject to legal requirements in Canada, the United States and other foreign countries applicable to our agents, service providers and consultants, for example lawful requirements to disclose personal information to government authorities in those countries. You may obtain information on our policies with respect to the use of foreign service providers or consultants by writing to us at 1117 Sainte-Catherine O., Suite 912, Montreal, Quebec H3B 1H9.
  • Business Transactions. Personal Information may be used by Fundica and disclosed to parties in relation to a proposed or actual financing, securitization, insuring, sale, assignment or other disposal of all or part of our business or assets, for the purposes of evaluating and/or performing the proposed transaction. Assignees or successors of Fundica or our business or assets may use and disclose your Personal Information for similar purposes as those described in this Privacy Policy.
  • Legal and Regulatory Requirements. Fundica may disclose your Personal Information as required to meet certain legal requirements.

Fundica will not otherwise disclose your Personal Information to any other third party without your written consent.


Third Party Websites

Third Party Websites

The Site may contain links or references to third party websites. Fundica content related to the Site or the Services, including but not limited to Fundica search engines and widgets, may also be made directly available on third party websites. Please be aware that these third party websites are not governed by this Privacy Policy and that your Personal Information may not be protected on such third party websites. We encourage you to read the privacy policies applicable to every website you visit.


Security

Security

We take proactive steps to ensure the protection of the personal and confidential information in our custody and control, including keeping our servers up-to-date and our internal data security high. However, you should be aware that no Internet transmission is ever 100% secure or error-free. You should therefore take care in deciding what information you send us via email.


Access and Correction

Access and Correction

Fundica may maintain a file of your Personal Information subject to this Privacy Policy, accessible only to authorized employees and agents of Fundica and our service providers who require access to your Personal Information for the purposes of performing their duties. Such files will be kept at our offices or on our servers or those of our service providers. To the extent provided by applicable law, you may request access to Personal Information, and the correction of such information, by writing to us at 1117 Sainte-Catherine O., Suite 912, Montreal, Quebec H3B 1H9.




Last modification: February 20, 2013