Last Updated: August 18, 2022
Here's a summary of information that we may collect when you use our website, and our policies on protecting that information.
At Accounting for Humans Professional Corporation (the “Company”, “we” or “us”), we use our website and other internet-based tools to provide accounting and bookkeeping services to Canadian individuals and small businesses.
We are required to collect and retain information about the people and companies that access and use the website (“Users” or “you”). This Policy applies to our privacy practices on all communications between the Company and Users.
2. Information about users we collect and store
When you access and use the Website, we will collect and retain all personal identifying information submitted to us. We will take steps to protect the information submitted to us by Users and we will not disclose any personal identifying information without the consent of Users, unless otherwise set out in this Policy.
Personal identifying information generally includes any information submitted on this website's forms, which generally includes: full name, business name, number of employees, annual revenue, email address, phone number, and the services you have expressed interest in.
We will not use personal identifying information to contact you for any reason unrelated to your use of the Website or for commercial reasons unrelated to the business of the Company. Except with your consent or where required by law, we will not provide personal identifying information to any third party.
3. Usage Data
To learn about your experience as a User and to make periodic improvements to the Website and our business, we may collect and retain certain information. We will automatically record information about your activity on the Website. This may include your Internet Protocol (IP) address, operating system, geolocation information, locale preferences, identification numbers associated with your computers and mobile devices, your mobile carrier, date and time stamps associated with transactions, system configuration information, metadata, and other electronic interactions with the Company and the Website.
Using cookies, you may have the option to allow us to save your user ID and login password for future logins to the Website.
Cookies that are stored on your computer and/or device after visiting the Website may be recognized for advertising purposes and to show you targeted advertisements after you visit the Website.
For more information on the cookies we use or to opt-out, please contact us at email@example.com.
We will not under any circumstance provide your personal identifying information to third-parties for the purpose of remarketing.
6. Permitted Uses of Data
We use data collected from the Website for various purposes, including to: provide the Website to you and accompanying customer support; notify you about updates and changes to the Website; prevent and address technical issues with the Website; monitor usage of the Website.
Without restriction, we may use any information you submit through the Website for any purpose we deem appropriate so long as it is anonymous and stripped of any and all personal identifying information. We may use the data collected from the Website, devices, browsers, and any other sources, for its own purposes, both related to and unrelated to improving the Website.
7. Accessing, Correcting & Deleting your Personal Information
If you wish to access or amend your personal information or request that we permanently delete your personal information from our servers, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will ensure your personal information is accessible, amended and/or deleted in a reasonable time after receiving that request. Deleting such information may require us to terminate any account you may have created in its entirety and prevent you from using the Website.
So long as your account remains active, we will preserve your personal information in accordance with the Policy.
You may decline to share certain personal information with us, in which case you may not be able to use the Website, either in its entirety or certain features.
When deleting your information, whether by request or due to inactivity, we will use standard electronic means to remove your personal information from our files.
We will also retain any and all information that we are required to retain under any applicable laws for the full duration of time required under those laws.
8. Keeping Your Data Secure
We will store your information in electronic format on industry-standard servers that we have selected. We will not store your personal information in any physical or paper-based format.
The servers we select to store information engage security software and follow generally accepted standards to protect personal information. The software used by these servers is intended to prevent unauthorized access or improper use.
However, no security system is perfect and there is always a risk of unauthorized parties accessing your personal information. Therefore, we make no guarantees or representations as to the technical or legal compliance of the servers we use. We cannot guarantee the complete protection and security of your personal information.
Data may be processed on servers located outside of Canada, and thus are potentially subject to the privacy and security laws in force in other countries. If you have concerns about your personal information being stored electronically in foreign jurisdictions, please contact us before proceeding to use the Website.
9. Security Breaches
In the event the personal information of a User is disclosed as the result of any breach of security of the Website or its servers, regardless of who is at fault, we will take steps to advise all known affected Users within a reasonable timeframe of learning of the breach.
10. Third-Party Applications
To provide an enhanced experience to Users, including to track conversions and analytics, we may engage services and features controlled by third-parties. We cannot control or dictate how any third-party application you use in conjunction with the Website, now or at any point in the future, will treat any personal information you transmit through their servers when using the Website. We advise you to contact these parties directly to review their privacy policies.
Without limitation, the Company uses or may use the following third-party applications and services in conjunction with the Website:
Google Analytics, Typeform, Hubspot, Airtable
By using any of these third-party application to interact with the Website, we will not be given access to your login credentials, user name, password, payment information, or any information you may provide directly to these applications.
11. Use of Website by Minors
The Website is not intended to be accessed by persons under the age of 18. The Company does not engage in any marketing efforts aimed at children or minors.
Persons under the age of 18 are prohibited from using the Website in any manner or providing any information to Company. In the event Company is provided with any information, including personal identifying information, relating to a minor, that information will be immediately deleted without notice.
12. Disclosure of Personal Information
In certain situations, we may be required to disclose personal data in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements.
We may disclose your personal information to third parties:
1. In the event that we sell or buy any business or assets, in which case we may disclose your personal data to the prospective seller or buyer of such business or assets.
2. If the Company or its assets are acquired by a third party, in which case personal data about Users may be one of the transferred assets.
13. Amending This Policy
This Policy may be updated and amended from time to time. We reserve the right to change this Policy at any time, and any amended Policy is effective upon posting to the Website. We will make efforts to communicate any changes to this Policy we deem material, in our sole discretion, via email or notifications on the Website. Your continued use of the Website will be deemed acceptance of any amended Policy.
14. Contact Us
We encourage you to send us questions and inquiries on this Policy and the steps we take to keep your personal information secure. Please email us at email@example.com
We will respond to all inquiries on the Policy within 30 days.