SitSwap.ca Privacy Policy


To join SitSwap.ca, you will be providing us with personal information about yourself and others. When you provide such information, you consent to the use of such information in accordance with the following Privacy Policy. You confirm that information entered into the service by you regarding yourself or other person(s), is entered in good faith and with full accuracy to the best of your knowledge.

We acknowledge that your privacy is important; however, technology can be vulnerable to interception, and hence, privacy cannot be ensured. We will not be liable for any damages you or any third party may suffer as a result of the transmission of confidential information that you view through the internet.

  1. Your Information
    1. Any personal information you provide to SitSwap.ca will only be used within SitSwap.ca and for the delivery of its services to other members. A very limited view of your information will be provided to prospective SitSwap.ca members.
    2. From time to time, we may collect statistical data for advertisers but this data does not identify any members of SitSwap.ca. We shall not be liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as a result of any such dealings or as a result of the presence of such advertisers on our website.
    3. Disclosure of your personal information without notice to you will occur only when we believe such disclosure to be required by law or regulation, or to be necessary to protect or defend the rights or property of SitSwap.ca or the safety of the public.
  1. Password and Security
    1. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your user name and password. You are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your user name and password. You agree to notify us of any unauthorized use of your user name and password or any other breach of security, and ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. We will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this section. SitSwap.ca grants its users non-transferable rights to use the services by providing them with a user name and password. You agree not to provide any other individual access to SitSwap.ca via your login information.
  2. Use of Email
    1. As a member or as a prospective member of the SitSwap.ca website, self-elected automatede-mail notifications will be sent to you as part of the SitSwap.ca service, for example, when you request to be notified when another member joins from your city. From time to time, we may send you additional information, newsletters or updates in relation to services offered by us.
    2. If you would not like to receive any such additional services or updates then please ensure that you unsubscribe by ticking the relevant boxes pertaining to these actions.
  1. Personal Data
    1. In order to provide you with the service you require, we may need to transfer your personal information to agents in countries outside of Canada, some of which do not protect privacy rights as extensively as in Canada. In addition, your information may be stored (hosted) on computers not in Canada.We acknowledge that privacy concerning your personal data is important; however, technology can be vulnerable to interception, and hence privacy cannot be ensured.We will not be liable for any damages you or any third party may suffer as a result of the transmission of confidential information that you view through the internet.
  1. IP Addresses and Cookies
    1. We may collect information about your computer, such as your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information to our advertisers. This is statistical data about our users' browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any user.
    2. For the same reasons, and to improve the functionality of our website, we may use a cookie file which is stored on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. They help us to improve our website and to deliver a better and more personalized service. They enable us:
      1. to manage your user name access to the SitSwap.ca service thus removing the need to constantly log-on to the service; and
      2. to allow us to provide a personalized service so that you can customize our website according to your individual interests.
    3. You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our website. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you log on to our website.
    4. Please note that we are not liable nor do we have control over the cookies our advertisers may use.
  1. Your Rights
    1. If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or the practices of our website, contact us by emailing us at: support@sitswap.ca.