- Terms of Service (https://tangibleservices.ca/index.php/home/policies/terms-of-service)
Tangible Services reserves the right to update and modify the Cookies Policy at any time without notice. The updates will be aligned in accordance to the respective policy(ies). Continued use of our product and/or services after any modifications will constitute your agreement to such modifications. By using our website, you agree to cookies being used in accordance with our Cookies Policy.
A cookie is a text-only string of information that a website transfers to the cookie file of the browser on your computer. This allows the website to recognize and remember certain information about you when you revisit the website. The information kept in the cookie file can include which pages you visited, choices you have made from menus, any specific information you have entered into forms and/or the time and date of your visit.
3 Types of cookies:
3.1 PERSISTENT COOKIES:
These are stored on your computer/devices between browsing sessions until expiry or deletion. Thus, they are used to help the website ‘recognize’ your device when you return. They are also used to ‘remember’ your preferences and tailor services to you.
3.2 SESSION COOKIES
These are temporary cookies that expire at the end of a browser session or when you leave the site. Thus, they are used to help the website to ‘recognize’ your device as you navigate between pages during a single browser session. The main purpose is to increase the use-efficiency of the website. For example, session cookies enable a website to remember that a user has placed items in an online shopping basket.
4.1 Session cookies
We use session cookies to store (if the visitor choses to do so) login credentials to facilitate the login process in subsequent visits. We use double authentication method so that if your login credentials are compromised, your information is still protected by another level of security.
4.2 We use Persistent cookies to:
- Help us recognize you (or your device) as a unique user when you return to our website
- Remember how you have customized your use of this site, such as your preferred currency and time zone
- To help us understand how users use the website and help us improve the structure of our website. For this purpose, we collect and compile anonymous, aggregated information for statistical and evaluation purposes.
In general, cookies are designed to give you optimal usage of the we, by ‘recognizing’ the different technologies supported by the browser in use, or to speed up the loading time of visited pages.
At any moment, you are able to block, or elect not to use our, or the third-party cookies through your browser settings.
5 DO COOKIES INCLUDE PERSONAL DATA?
If there is a need for the collection of personal information, such as for creating accounts, then cookies may store personal information. At any moment of data collection, we make sure that the data is collected, stored (if the instance requires it), and used in accordance to the governing laws of Ontario and Canada. Visitors or clients are informed of the collection of personal data. This data will also be encrypted to render it inaccessible for unauthorized users.
6 MANAGING COOKIES:
By default, browsers are configured to accept cookies. However, these settings may be changed to block cookies entirely, or to inform the user each time they are used. Detailed information about cookies and the options associated with them are available in each browsers’ settings.