Privacy Policy


Effective date of this Agreement is July 9th, 2017

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PlanetRate Inc., ("PlanetRate", "us", "we" or "our") is committed to protecting your privacy. This policy ("Privacy Policy") covers how PlanetRate Inc. treats personal information that it collects and receives. Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable like your name, email address. This Privacy Policy is considered to be a part of PlanetRate Inc.'s Terms of Use. By using and accessing the site owned and operated by PlanetRate Inc. accessible at https://planetrate.com and any and all linked pages owned and operated by PlanetRate Inc., related on-line services provided by PlanetRate Inc. and any content and materials provided by PlanetRate Inc. (collectively, the “PlanetRate Site”), you agree to the terms and conditions of the Terms of Use, including this Privacy Policy. By using the PlanetRate Site, you are also consenting to PlanetRate Inc.'s privacy practices. If you have additional questions, you may send an email to privacy@planetrate.com.

1. What We Collect

PlanetRate collects personal information when you register with the PlanetRate Site, when you use our products and/or services, when you visit the PlanetRate Site pages or the pages of certain PlanetRate partners, when you participate in market research studies sponsored by PlanetRate, and when you participate in the PlanetRate Rewards Program. PlanetRate may combine information about you we have with information we obtain from business partners or other companies.

When you register with PlanetRate, we ask for information such as your name, email address, birth date, gender, location, business details (if you also represent a business) and password among other contact requirements. We may also collect your physical address as part of the Rewards Program so that you may receive Rewards through the mail or other delivery service. The registration form information requests may change from time to time. When you register with PlanetRate and sign in to our service, you are not anonymous to us. Any additional information, including personal information, you include in a user profile or post to the PlanetRate Site will be publicly available and may be accessed by visitors to the Site.

Any information you choose to include in a user profile or post to the PlanetRate Site is provided at your sole discretion.

PlanetRate automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP Address, PlanetRate cookie information, and each page you request.

2. How We Use Your Information

PlanetRate uses information for the following general purposes: to customize the advertising and content you see, improve our services, contact you, conduct research, and provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients.

PlanetRate does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or nonaffiliated companies, except as provided in the next paragraph.

When you participate in the PlanetRate Rewards Program, we will transfer your name and email address to our Reward Partner so that you may receive your Reward. If you are receiving a physical Reward through the mail or other delivery service, we will also transfer your physical mailing address to the Reward Partner.

3. Transfer of Information

We will release or disclose your personal information, including to local, state/province, or federal law enforcement officials, when we believe in good faith that the law requires such action, or when required to do so by order of a court or authorized administrative or law enforcement agency or personnel. We may also share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, or to prevent violations of PlanetRate's Terms of Use.

We will transfer your personal information if we are acquired by or merge with another company, or in the unlikely event of a bankruptcy. We will notify you in accordance with the procedures contained in this Privacy Policy if your information will become subject to a different privacy policy.

4. Others' Information

You may choose to provide us with another person's email address so that person may be invited to create an account on this website and become your friend.

5. Use of cookies

We use "cookies" to personalize your viewing of the PlanetRate Site, to enable you to access your account and to facilitate the automatic log-in process. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. PlanetRate lets other companies that show advertisements on some of our pages set and access their cookies on your computer. Other companies' use of their cookies is subject to their own privacy policies and not this one. Advertisers and other companies do not have access to PlanetRate's cookies.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of PlanetRate Site or the other web sites you visit.

6. Links

The PlanetRate Site may contain links to third party websites to which we have no affiliation. Except as set forth herein, we do not share information about you and your use of PlanetRate Site with those third parties, and are not responsible for their privacy practices. We suggest you read the privacy policies on all such third-party websites.

7. Security

Your PlanetRate account is password-protected. We use industry standard measures to protect your information that is stored within our database. We limit the access to your information (including personal information) to those employees who need access to perform their job function, such as our customer service personnel. If you have any questions about the security at our website, please contact us. Although we take appropriate measures to safeguard against unauthorized disclosures of information, we cannot assure you that personally identifiable information that we collect will never be disclosed in a manner that is inconsistent with this Privacy Policy.

You hereby acknowledge that PlanetRate is not responsible for any intercepted information sent via the Internet, and you hereby release us from any and all claims arising out of or related to the use of intercepted information in any unauthorized manner.

8. Emails and Opt-out

You can edit your PlanetRate Account Information, including your email preferences, at any time.

New types of marketing communications might be added to the Email Preferences page from time to time. Users who visit this page can opt out of receiving future marketing communications or they can unsubscribe by following instructions contained in the messages they receive. We reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to the PlanetRate service, such as service announcements and administrative messages that are considered part of your PlanetRate account, without offering you the opportunity to opt out of receiving them.

You can delete your PlanetRate account by clicking on delete button in your edit profile page. Some information may possibly remain in our archived records after your account has been deleted but it cannot identify you.

9. Changes to this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right, at any time and without notice, to add to, update, change, modify or revise this Privacy Policy, the PlanetRate Site or our services simply by posting such change, update or modification on the PlanetRate Site. Any such addition, update, change, modification or revision will be effective immediately upon posting. You should revisit this Privacy Policy on a regular basis as revised versions will be binding on you.

10. Access to, Modification and Deletion of Personal Information

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, our information-handling practices, or other aspects of privacy, if you wish to access, correct or delete any Personal Information PlanetRate holds about you, please contact us at:

privacy@planetrate.com

or

PlanetRate Inc.
377 Hurteau
DDO, QC
Canada H9G 2L7