We take your privacy very seriously and we would like for you to feel comfortable and secure when you visit our web site. Although there is certain information that we collect, you are also able to use our web site anonymously without revealing your identity or any personal information to us.
We also think that it is important for us to try to understand what our visitors see and do when they access our web site. This is an important part of building an interesting site, useful content, and a quality user experience. Therefore, we track certain stats and information on an aggregate basis. We may look at time and length of visits, which pages are viewed, the browser you use, your internet provider, and ip address. We don’t track any personal information unless it is provided to us by you.Collection of Personal Information:
Assisted Living Directory does not sell our customer information to other parties. Any information that is collected is used for internal purposes only. When you submit a listing with us, you give us permission to post all information submitted on our web site with the exception of a) Your e-mail address, which we give you the option of allowing us to post or not to post on our web site. Any and all text and photos that you submit with a listing on our web site will be made public.Cookies
We also use third party advertisements on canadarentals.net to support our site. Some of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on our site, which will also send these advertisers (such as Google through the Google AdSense program) information including your IP address, your ISP , the browser you used to visit our site, and in some cases, whether you have Flash installed. This is generally used for geotargeting purposes (showing New York real estate ads to someone in New York, for example) or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as showing cooking ads to someone who frequents cooking sites).Cookie Management
You can generally make your browser accept or not accept cookies by going to Tools>>Options and then into your Privacy tab in Firefox, or Tools>>Internet Options in Internet Explorer. Other browsers should have a similar feature.
You can chose to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings, or by managing preferences in programs such as Norton Internet Security. However, this can affect how you are able to interact with our site as well as other websites. This could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or accounts.
Deleting cookies does not mean you are permanently opted out of any advertising program. Unless you have settings that disallow cookies, the next time you visit a site running the advertisements, a new cookie will be added.DoubleClick DART cookies
We also may use DART cookies for ad serving through Google’s DoubleClick, which places a cookie on your computer when you are browsing the web and visit a site using DoubleClick advertising (including some Google AdSense advertisements). This cookie is used to serve ads specific to you and your interests (”interest based targeting”). The ads served will be targeted based on your previous browsing history (For example, if you have been viewing sites about visiting Phoenix, you may see Phoenix hotel advertisements when viewing a non-related site, such as on a site about hockey). DART uses “non personally identifiable information”. It does NOT track personal information about you, such as your name, email address, physical address, telephone number, social security numbers, bank account numbers or credit card numbers. You can opt-out of this ad serving on all sites using this advertising by visitinghttp://www.doubleclick.com/privacy/dart_adserving.aspxIP Addresses
Assisted Living Directory tracks user IP addresses, and we reserve the right to block an IP address of individuals who might be abusing our web site or systems, and who may be using our site for spam or fraudulent purposes. We do not sell or give away IP addresses to any third party.E-Mail
Assisted Living Directory will never use users’ e-mail addresses for bulk/spam/mass e-mailings, and will never provide e-mails from our own contact forms or facility listing forms to any third party. Any e-mail address provided to us through a listing, and one that has been given authorization to be posted on our site, should then be considered in the “public domain” and is subject to harvesters or other spammers.
Assisted Living Directory, in places, will display an Assisted Living Locator service – which will appear with the following questions and fields to submit: