Please read the following to learn what information Buyatab collects from Users (the
"User" or the "Users") and how Buyatab uses that information. If Users have any
Buyatab is a company that provides software to merchants that is embedded
into merchant's websites to enable the sale of gift cards. Gift cards are prepaid
obligations for specific Merchants ("Registered Merchants") that are bought by
consumers and companies ("Users") for delivery to other consumers or
companies ("recipient"). Gift cards may be sold in two forms – electronic gift
cards and plastic gift cards. Electronic E-gift cards ("E-gift cards") are emailed
to the recipient, mailed to the recipient or self printed. Plastic gift cards, which
take the form of a standard gift card, are mailed through the Registered
Merchant to the recipient.
BUYATAB’S SOFTWARE, USERS ACKNOWLEDGE THAT USERS HAVE READ,
UNDERSTAND, AND AGREE TO BE BOUND TO ALL THE TERMS OF THIS PRIVACY
Information Collected from User
Buyatab receives and may store any information Users enter on through Buyatab’s
software. Buyatab collects information Users provide when Users purchase a gift card or
contact Buyatab. This information may include Users name, address, telephone number,
e-mail address, demographic information, such as date of birth, gender, geographic area
and Users preferences. It may also include information Users provide about other
individuals, for example the name and address of a gift card recipient.
Buyatab collects personal information when Users complete an online employment
application or submit a resume to Buyatab via e-mail or voluntarily post personal
information in connection with the use of Buyatab’s software.
Credit cards accepted are handled through a third party and Buyatab does not keep
record of and/or store any vulnerable credit card information.
Buyatab may also receive information about individuals from other parties in order to
customize services offered to Users.
When Users access or use Buyatab’s software, information is automatically collected.
Information is collected through the use of technological features and devises.
Through cookies, Buyatab obtains information when Users’ web browser accesses
Buyatab’s software. Cookies are identifiers that Buyatab transfers to Users computer’s
hard drive through Users web browser. There are utilities designed to help Users visit
websites anonymously by allowing Users to prevent Users browser from accepting new
cookies, to have the browser notify Users when Users receive a new cookie or disable
cookies all together.
Use of advertising as a means of visiting Buyatab’s software may result in the transfer of
non-personally identifiable information to third parties. This information may include
user's IP address, web pages viewed by web surfer, date and time, domain type,
responses by website users to an advertisement and are used by the Third Parties for
place pixel tags on the Website in conjunction with or in an e-mail to monitor how users
are navigating and/or interacting with the Website and to track purchases processed on
Updating and Correcting Information
Users may change any of Users Personally Identifiable Information by contacting Buyatab
Supplementation of Information
Buyatab supplements the information Buyatab receives with information from third party
companies. In order to enhance Buyatab’s software to individual's preferences, Buyatab
combines information about the purchasing habits of users with similar information from
Buyatab's Registered Merchant to create a customized user profile. When a user
purchases a gift card for one of Buyatab’s Merchant partners, they may collect and share
that purchase information with Buyatab so Buyatab can customize the software to
Buyatab's users' preferences. Buyatab will provide the same level of protection to
personally identifying information accumulated by Buyatab in this context as personal
information Buyatab directly collects from users.
Buyatab uses the information Users provide to enhance Users experience with Buyatab
and to provide Users with high quality products and services. For example, Buyatab uses
information on how to process and track Users purchases and other transactions via the
software, maintain a record of Buyatab’s interactions with Users, respond to Users
inquiries, update Users on Buyatab’s new and existing products and services, remind
Users of important occasions and to customize Buyatab’s software for Users.
Buyatab partners with other parties to provide services. When a user signs up for these
services, Buyatab will share names, or other contact information that is necessary for the
third party to provide these services. The other parties are not allowed to use personally
identifying information except for the purpose of providing their contracted services. In
the registration form, a user provides his or her consent to the above sharing of
information. Buyatab will not provide personally identifying information to any third party
without Users express consent except as otherwise stated in this Agreement or to comply
with applicable laws.
Information to Third Parties
Buyatab contracts with third-party companies to allow Buyatab to provide services and
process purchases with Users. Buyatab is not responsible for any additional information
Users provide to these parties, and Buyatab recommends Users to become aware with
their privacy practices before disclosing information directly to them.
Buyatab provides additional information regarding the use of Buyatab's software to
Registered Merchant whose E-gift cards we sell, but these statistics do not include
personally identifying information.
Buyatab discloses personal information when Buyatab believes it is appropriate to comply
with the law (e.g., a lawful subpoena, warrant or court order); to enforce or apply this
collect for amounts owed to Buyatab; to protect Buyatab's or Buyatab's customers'
rights, property or safety; to protect Buyatab's customers from fraudulent, abusive, or
unlawful use of Buyatab's software; or if Buyatab reasonably believe that an emergency
involving immediate danger of death or serious physical injury to any person requires
disclosure of communications or justifies disclosure of records without delay or as
otherwise permitted by law.
Information about Buyatab's visitors may be disclosed as part of any merger, acquisition,
debt financing or sale of all or part of company assets, as well as in the event of an
insolvency, bankruptcy or receivership in which personally identifiable information could
be transferred to third parties as one of Buyatab's business assets.
Buyatab requires information from the user on Buyatab's purchase engine. On the
purchase form a user must provide contact information and other information. This
information is used for billing purposes, to fill members' orders, among other uses. If
Buyatab is have issues processing a purchase, this contact information may be used to
get in touch with users.
continued use of the software after the effectiveness of such revisions will constitute
Any person accessing, or otherwise using Buyatab"s software, either manually or via an
automated device or program, shall be considered a User. All Users are bound by the
Buyatab takes preventative measures to protect the security of Personally Identifiable
Information. No data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network is
guaranteed to be secure. As a result, while Buyatab employ"s commercially reasonable
security measures to protect data and Buyatab seeks to associate with companies which
do the same; Buyatab does not guarantee the security of any information transmitted to
or from Buyatab.
Software and Service Updates
Buyatab may send Users software and service announcements.
Buyatab to collect Non-Personally Identifiable Information from the user. Use of this
information helps Buyatab to create a more efficient and friendly experience for all users.
As part of their service, they may place separate cookies on Users computer. Buyatab has
Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but Users may be able to modify Users
browser settings to decline cookies. Note that if Users decline or delete these cookies,
various aspects of the Website may not function properly.
Buyatab uses IP addresses to evaluate trends, administer the software, track user's
movement, and gather demographic information for additional use.
Buyatab may use several industry standard technologies or Buyatab may allow a third
party service providers to use these devices on Buyatab’s behalf. Technologies and
devices used by Buyatab and or a third party service provider allow Buyatab to determine
whether Users have performed a specific action. When Users access web pages or open
or click an email, such devices generate a non-personally identifiable notice of that
action. Tracking devices allow Buyatab to measure and improve Buyatab’s understanding
of visitor traffic and behaviours on Buyatab’s software, as well as give Buyatab a way to
measure Buyatab’s promotions and performance. We may also utilize tracking devices
provided by Buyatab’s Affiliates and/or Marketing Partners for similar purposes.
If Users are under 13, Users should not provide information on Buyatab's software and
should consult Users parent to do so for Users. If a child has provided Buyatab with
personally identifiable information, Buyatab strongly recommends that a parent or
guardian contact Buyatab and Buyatab will make all efforts to delete the information
Acquisition or Sale
Buyatab could merge with, or be acquired by another company. If this occurs, the
successor company would acquire the information Buyatab maintains, including
Personally Identifiable Information. However, Personally Identifiable Information would
Applicable Law and International Issues
Information that is submitted to Buyatab will be collected, processed, stored, disclosed
and disposed of in accordance with applicable laws of The Province of British Columbia. If
Users are a non-British Columbia User, Users acknowledge and agree that Buyatab may
collect and use Users Information, as discussed above, outside Users resident
jurisdiction. In addition, such Information may be stored on servers located outside Users
resident jurisdiction. British Columbia Law may not provide the degree of protection for
Information that is available in other countries. By providing Buyatab with Users
understand it, agree to its terms and consent to the transfer of such Information outside
Users resident jurisdiction. If Users do not consent to the terms of the current Policy,
please do not use Buyatab, but if Users have already provided Buyatab with Information,
please Contact Buyatab at email@example.com.
Concerns and Comments
Users may e-mail Buyatab with any further questions or concerns regarding the current