Privacy Policy

i) Introduction

Thank you for visiting Caribou Coins. This Privacy Policy tells you how your personal information collected at this Site is used. Please read this Privacy Policy before using the Site or submitting any personal information. By using the Site, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy.


ii) Collection of Information

Some of the web pages on this site do not require login to view or use. Thus, it is not necessary to register or enter any information in order to access basic features of the site. Other site services, require a basic registration. This means that in order to use the service, you must register with basic information consisting of an email address and password. Since you can change your password at any time, the email address is the only personally identifiable information required for the basic level registration. The registration process ensures that the email address you enter is valid, by sending a verification link which must be followed to complete the registration. This ensures the person registering can access the email address entered on the registration form, and prevents use of the services without a record of who they are. This is necessary to prevent abuse of the services only. 

When making a purchase in the store, it is possible to proceed to PayPal payment 
In order to make purchases in the Caribou Coins Store, it is necessary to register with more information - personally identifiable information, such as name, postal address, email address etc. in order to process and complete orders. This information may be used to contact you from time to time with store promotions or newsletters but you may opt out of the mailing list at any time.


iii) JavaScript, Cookies and Web Traffic Analytics

JavaScript and cookies must be enabled in order to use many of the Services offered. JavaScript is used only to enhance the user experience, through advanced interface implementation. Cookies and server side session maintenance technology is used depending on the service being accessed. Cookies are used soley to enable the site functionality and are not in any way used to track user behaviour, preferences, navigation or anything else. Anonymous web traffic analytic data is collected through analysis of standard server logs and is useful for gathering information such as browser type and operating system, tracking the number of visitors, and understanding how visitors use the site. Personal information is not collected via JavaScript, cookies or Web Traffic Analytics technology.


iv) Distribution of Information

Your information may be shared with law enforcement or other government agencies or other companies in fraud prevention or investigation when:
(1) required by law; or,
(2) trying to protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud or unauthorized transactions; or,
(3) investigating fraud which has already taken place.

No information of any kind, personal or otherwise will be shared with any third party for any other purpose.