Please read these Privacy policies, Terms of Service, and Disclaimers pages fully and carefully before using the https://gameartsacademy.com or https://courses.gameartsacademy.com website(s) (the “Service”) operated by Game Arts Academy Inc. (“GAA”, “GameArts.Academy”, “us”, “we”, or “our”).
This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information when you use our Service.
Information Collection And Use
We collect information any time you use our site, including when you opt-in to our newsletter, fill out a form, request a strategy session, apply for a Boot Camp, or place an order of any kind.
While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”) may include, but is not limited to:
You may also choose to visit the GAA Site anonymously and not provide any of the above personal information.
What do we use your information for?
Any of the personal information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
To process transactions
When we gather your information, whether public or private, we will never sell, exchange, transfer, or give to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your expressed written consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service you purchased.
To send periodic emails
The email address you use during the checkout process may be used to send you relevant information and updates relating to your order, in addition to receiving occasional GAA news, updates, related product or service information, information relating to other relevant offerings, etc.
Note: You are granting us permission to communicate with you via email as stated above after you complete a transaction or opt-in for our newsletter mailing list. If you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails at any time, and for any reason, we provide clear instructions to unsubscribe at the bottom of every communication we send via our listserv.
We collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Service (“Log Data”). This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, and other statistics.
Yes, we use “cookies” to collect information.
Cookies are files with a small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your computer’s hard drive.
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.
The GAA Site will use the Visual Website Optimizer (VWO) analytics system, or a software tool of the like, to help improve the site and school usability and the overall visitor and customer experience. VWO may record mouse clicks, mouse movements, and scrolling activity. No information sent to VWO is personally identifiable.
Service Providers – Third Parties
We may employ third-party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service, to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services, or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.
These third parties have access to your Personal Information only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect our or others’ rights, property, or safety.
Security – How do we protect your information?
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
We utilize a number of security measures to ensure the safety of your Personal Information when you place an order or enter, submit, or access your Personal Information.
We use a secure server for all data processing and storage. All sensitive / credit information you provide is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.
Once a transaction is complete, your private information (credit cards, etc.) will not be kept on our servers.
Links To Other Sites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.
Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 13 (“Children”).
We do not accept credit card payments from anyone under 18 years old, without express written permission from their birth-parent or legal guardian and owner of the credit card
Although we are a Canada-based company, we have aligned with the FTC’s comprehensive guidelines and are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act). We do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products, and services are all created for, and directed to, people who are at least 13 years old or older.
We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with Personal Information, please contact us. If we discover that a child under 13 has provided us with Personal Information, we will delete such information from our servers immediately.
Compliance With Laws
We will disclose your Personal Information where required to do so by law or subpoena, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety.
Game Arts Academy Inc.
719 Bloor Street West
Toronto, ON, Canada