fUNIQUE has chosen secure transaction systems, here are the details…
INTERAC online security and garantees
Shop online and pay directly from your bank account Interac® Online allows you to shop online and pay for your purchases easily, directly from your bank account. It’s immediate, secure, and all you need is access to online banking through a Participating Financial Institution. Best of all, it’s easy to use. Because payments made with Interac® Online are conducted through your existing online banking, you don’t need to sign up or create any new passwords or accounts. How Interac® Online works: at the checkout When you choose to pay with Interac® Online, you will be guided through these simple steps when you’re ready to check out:
- From the checkout page, you will be redirected to the Interac® web page, prompting you to select your online bank.
- Login and select the account you want to pay from. You will be prompted to confirm the payment amount.
- You will then be returned to Funique’s website for the confirmation page, where your order will be processed.
Interac Online offers you privacy, security, and spending control.
- None of your financial details, card numbers or login information are shared with Funique or third parties.
- Your payment is completed through your Financial Institution, who transfers the funds to Funique using established and secure banking procedures.
- Interac® Online helps you better manage your finances. You pay immediately using available funds from your bank account, unlike credit cards where you may owe later.
Interac Online Customer Commitment You are not liable for losses resulting from circumstances beyond your control related to an Interac® Online payment. We work with all stakeholders, as well as security experts, to maintain the ongoing security of our services. For more information about customer protection please view the Customer Commitment below. Interac® Online Customer Commitment As a user of the Interac® Online service, you can expect:
- a level of protection for losses resulting from circumstances beyond your control
- appropriate disclosure of information by your Financial Institution
- compliance with the Canadian Code of Practice for Consumer Protection in Electronic Commerce by merchants offering this payment option
Losses Customers will not be liable for losses resulting from circumstances beyond their control that are related to the payment transaction. This includes losses resulting from technical errors, system problems or fraud. In such cases, a customer must make a claim for losses incurred and if the claim is determined to be valid, the customer will be reimbursed by their Financial Institution. Interac® Online Zero Liability Customers will not be liable for losses resulting from circumstances beyond their control that are related to the payment transaction. This includes losses resulting from technical errors, system problems or fraud. In such cases, a customer must make a claim for losses incurred and if the claim is determined to be valid, the customer will be reimbursed by their Financial Institution. Customer Disclosure Financial Institutions must provide appropriate disclosure to their customers. Each Financial Institution is obligated to disclose the following:
- any fees associated with the use of the Interac® Online service;
- the customer’s responsibility for protecting their password and what the consequences are if this responsibility is violated;
- who the customer should contact in the event of a problem; and
- the potential extent of losses that could occur due to unauthorized use of the Interac® Online service.
Canadian Code of Practice for Consumer Protection in Electronic Commerce Funique complies with the Canadian Code of Practice for Consumer Protection in Electronic Commerce, created by the Working Group on Electronic Commerce and Consumers and endorsed by federal, provincial and territorial ministers responsible for consumer affairs on January 16, 2004. The Code establishes benchmarks for good business practice for merchants engaged in commercial activities with consumers online. Requiring merchants to comply with the Code helps ensure that customers are dealing with reputable online merchants. To view the Canadian Code of Practice for Consumer Protection in Electronic Commerce, please click here. (extracted from https://www.interac.ca/en/interac-online/interac-online-for-consumers, consult for up-to-date info)
Paypal offers many advantages in regards to transaction and personal information protection. Furthermore, it is the most widely used and recognized system, as proven by the more than 100 million people using it every year. Read below for the guarantees and peace of mind that PayPal offers: If there’s a problem with your order, your eligible purchases are protected when you pay with PayPal. Buyers benefit from:
- $0 Liability for Eligible Unauthorized Purchases when you meet their requirements
- Refunds for incorrect orders or items that never arrive
- A convenient process for resolving problems
The process for solving a problem: All you have to do is log in to your account and open a dispute to get the refund process started Want to learn more about security? Visit Paypal’s site for advice and more details on security measures.
The present policy in regards to the protection of confidentiality was elaborated to satisfy the standards of conformity established by the Law on the protection of personal information and electronic documents (LPPIED) of Canada. Funique is committed to collecting only the email addresses, which are collected following orders and completion of the registration form on the Web site. This information, collected with your permission, will serve promotional and communication purposes. Collected emails will never be used or shared outside of Funique, where we respect privacy rights. If you require us to remove your information from our mailing list, you can communicate: By email: email@example.com (or click the link in any newsletter) By phone: 1-877-938-6386
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We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible.
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Google’s advertising requirements can be summed up by Google’s Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en
Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative Opt Out page or by using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on.
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under the age of 13 years old, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, United States’ consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children’s privacy and safety online.
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The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.
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