Confidentiality policy and cookie usage policy

Confidentiality policy and cookie usage policy

Hectare S.E.C. does not automatically collect personal and confidential information on the people who visit the website. Here’s how we handle the information we receive.

Information Collected and Stored Automatically

Every time you visit, we automatically store information on what web browser you are using, what pages you are accessing, the date and time, and what site you came from. However, we don’t know who you are.

This type of information is used to identify trends and plan upgrades to our website. For example, if we notice a section of the site rarely gets visited, we may pull the material, or rework it to make it more useful to visitors.

Personal Information

You may choose to provide us with personal information. For example, you may send us an email that would identify you, or send personal details to a Hectare S.E.C. limited staff member. Such communications are governed by the same policy as any other conversation; that is, they are considered private and confidential. We will not release any of your personal information unless you specifically tell us to do so.

The person responsible for personal information for Hectare S.E.C. is Sébastien Boucher, associate. The address to contact him for any request or question about personal information is: 101-4205, 4th Avenue West, Quebec QC  G1H 7A6. Telephone: 418 659-2722 #1040. Write an email »

Anyone has the right to withdraw their consent to the communication or use of the information collected by making a written request to Mr. Boucher. Click here to email him »

Cookie usage policy

This Cookie Policy applies to any websites, branded pages on third party platforms (such as Facebook or YouTube), and applications accessed or used through such websites or third party platforms (“Hectare S.E.C.”) which are operated by or on behalf of Hectare S.E.C.

By using the Hectare S.E.C. Site, you are consenting to our use of cookies in accordance with this Cookie Policy. If you do not agree to our use of cookies in this way, you should set your browser settings accordingly or not use the Hectare S.E.C. Site. If you disable the cookies that we use, this may impact your user experience while on the Hectare S.E.C. Site.

What are cookies?

Cookies are files or pieces of information that may be stored on your computer (or other internet-enabled devices, such as a smartphone or tablet) when you visit the Hectare S.E.C. Site. A cookie will usually contain the name of the website from which the cookie has come from, the “lifetime” of the cookie (i.e., how long it will remain on your device), and a value, which is usually a randomly generated unique number.

What do we use cookies for?

We use cookies to make the Hectare S.E.C. Site easier to use and to better tailor them to your interests and needs. Cookies may also be used to help speed up your future activities and experience on our sites. We also use cookies to compile anonymous, aggregated statistics that allow us to understand how people use our sites and to help us improve their structure and content. We cannot identify you personally from this information.

Do we use third-party cookies?

We use a number of suppliers that may also set cookies on your device on our behalf when you visit the Hectare S.E.C. Site to allow them to deliver the services they are providing. When you visit the Hectare S.E.C. Site you may receive cookies from third-party websites or domains.

How can I control or delete cookies?

Most internet browsers are initially set up to automatically accept cookies. You can change the settings to block cookies or to alert you when cookies are being sent to your device. There are a number of ways to manage cookies. Please refer to your browser instructions or help screen to learn more about how to adjust or modify your browser settings.

If you disable the cookies that we use, this may impact your experience while on the Hectare S.E.C. Site. If you use different devices to view and access the Hectare S.E.C. Site (e.g., your computer, smartphone, tablet, etc.) you will need to ensure that each browser on each device is adjusted to suit your cookie preferences.

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