Privacy Policy

 

PLEASE READ THIS PRIVACY POLICY CAREFULLY AND IN ITS ENTIRETY BEFORE USING HOLISTICO.CA (HEREINAFTER REFERRED TO AS THE “SITE”).

This Privacy Policy is here to better serve those who are concerned with how their information is used online. The following describes what type of information we collect, what it’s used for, and the measures we take to protect it.

 

 IMPORTANT NOTE: By using the Site and/or purchasing, viewing, downloading, or otherwise signing up to receive Holistico email list newsletter, social media posts, blog posts, courses, coaching services, guides, labs, e-books, forms, worksheets, workbooks, website materials, and/or videos (hereinafter collectively referred to as the “Site, Courses, Services, and/or Products”), you voluntarily agree to be bound by this Privacy Policy.

 If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact Katie at katie@holistico.ca

 If you do not agree with the terms of this Privacy Policy, you shall not use or browse the Site.

 

 1. Definitions

 “Company”, “We”, “I”, “Our”, or “Us” means Katie McKersie, Holistico and holistico.ca.

 “Content” means any and all written, visual, video, or audio information contained on the Site, including, but not limited to, any and all emails received from Katie McKersie, Holistico or holistico.ca and any and all written or downloadable material purchased, viewed, or otherwise offered on holistico.ca such as blog posts, graphics, designs, documents, information, templates and materials.

 “Personal Information” means information that can be used on its own or in conjunction with other information to identify, contact, or locate a person, or to identify an individual in context. For example, personal information includes, among other things, your name, address, email address, telephone number, credit card information, site behavior, etc.

 “Site, Courses, Services, and/or Products” means holistico.ca Content, email list, social media posts, blog posts, courses, coaching services, guides, e-books, memberships, forms, worksheets, workbooks, website materials, labs and/or videos available on the Site.

 “Site” means holistico.ca and any and all of the Company’s associated pages, tabs, landing pages, forms, or sub-pages.

 “You” or “Your” means the user, customer, or viewer of the Site.

 

2. Company Statement:

 The Site and its Content are owned by Holistico.

Holistico is committed to protecting your Personal Information. We will only collect or use your Personal Information in accordance with the Privacy Policy herein.

 

3. What kind of Personal Information do we collect?

 Personal Information You Provide:

 When using the Site, and in filling out forms, purchasing products, providing comments, or contacting us, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, website address, mailing address, birthday, payment or credit card information. We use this information to deliver the product purchased, or information requested, to improve the performance and applicability of the Site, and to provide you with educational content, newsletters, promotions, and special offers.

 Personal Information Automatically Collected:

This website is hosted by wix. Wix collects personal data when you visit this website, including:

  • information about your browser, network and device

  • web pages you visited prior to coming to this website

  • Your IP Address

Wix needs the data to run this website, and to protect and improve its platform and services. Wix analyzes the data in a de-personalized form.

Through use of the Site, the Company may use data collection technology, such as Google Analytics (hereinafter referred to as the “Data Collection Companies”) to collect information related to your use of the Site. Generally speaking, this includes information about your geographic location and Site behavior. The Data Collection Companies also provide us with information about what type of device or software you use, your IP address (with location information), and whether you view the Site on mobile, tablet, or desktop.

We collect this information for statistical purposes only and to improve the viewer experience.

 

4. What if the Personal Information we have about you is incorrect or you want to update it?

If the Personal Information we have collected about you is incorrect or incomplete in any way, or you would like to update what we have, please contact Katie at katie@holistico.ca. We will make the appropriate corrections when notified, as long as the corrections requested to be made are not incorrect or fraudulent in any way.

 

5. When do we collect Personal Information?

 We collect Personal Information from you when you purchase, order, or sign up on and for the Site, Courses, Services, and Products, download our freebies or resources, subscribe to our newsletter, fill out a form, browse the Site, view Content, make purchases, enter any of your Personal Information on the Site. If you're just viewing the Site, you won't be required to provide personal information to browse.

If you sign-up to receive any freebies, downloads, webinars, recordings, courses, or services from the Company, or purchase any products or services from us, you will automatically be added to our email list to receive free email messages from us. You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking "UNSUBSCRIBE" at the bottom of each email. If you have any questions, or difficulty unsubscribing from those emails, email Katie at katie@holistico.ca to be unsubscribed from future messages.

 

6. How do we use your Personal Information?

When using the Site, Courses, Services, and/or Products, we may use the Personal Information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication (typically by email), browse the Site, or use certain other Site features in the following ways:

•   To personalize your experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.

•   To improve our Site in order to better serve you.

•   To allow us to better serve you in response to your customer service requests.

•   To administer a contest, promotion, survey, or other Site feature.

•   To quickly process your transactions on and for the Site, Courses, Services, and/or Products.

•   To send periodic emails regarding the Site, Courses, Services, and/or Products.

 

7. Do we share your Personal Information with anyone?

In general, we do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside (third) parties your Personal Information without notifying you in advance unless users are purchasing any labs in which we need to share your personal info with the Functional Diagnostic Nutrition school to complete the order.

We may disclose your Personal Information to our subsidiaries, contractors, subcontractors, assigns, affiliates or successors in interest when necessary to carry out our business functions.  This may include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, email service, conducting our business, or serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release Personal Information when its release is appropriate or necessary to comply with the law, enforce our Site policies, this Privacy Policy, Terms & Conditions, Disclaimer, or to protect our rights or others' rights, property, or safety.

However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. If you make your personal information available to third parties through our Site, Courses, Services, and/or Products, Holistico is not responsible for any unauthorized use by that third party.

It's also important to note that we do not allow third-party behavioral tracking.

 

8. How do we protect your Personal Information?

We aim to make your visit to our Site as safe as possible. The Site uses commercially acceptable methods of security protection to protect your information. Our website host, Wix, regularly scans for security breaches and malware. We also use a SSL certificate and never transmit your credit card information by email.

Your Personal Information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the Personal Information confidential. By viewing, using, or purchasing on or from the Site, Courses, Services, and/or Products, you acknowledge that Holistico and its staff and independent contractors may access your Personal Information.

We implement a variety of security measures when a user places an order to maintain the safety of your Personal Information. All transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.

 

9. Do we use 'cookies' or social media pixels?

Cookies. Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the site or service provider's systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information. For instance, we use cookies to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart. They are also used to help us understand your preferences based on previous or current Site activity, which enables us to provide you with improved services. We also use cookies to help us compile aggregate data about Site traffic and Site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

 We use cookies to:

  •  Help remember and process the items in the shopping cart.

  • Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better Site experiences and tools in the future. We may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf.

 You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since each browser is a little different, look at your browser's Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.

 While you may disable the use of cookies through your browser’s settings or options page, you may lose some of the features and functionality of the Site, Courses, Services, and/or Products, as cookies are necessary to help track and enhance your experience on the Site.

 

10. Third-Party Links:

 Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third-party products, services, or links to articles/blogs/sites on our Site. These third-party sites may or may not have separate and independent privacy policies. We, therefore, have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites and/or their privacy policy (or lack thereof). Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our Site and welcome any feedback about any issues you experience with linked-to sites by emailing us at katie@holistico.ca.

TO UNSUBSCRIBE:

 If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can email us at Katie at katie@holistico.ca or follow the instructions at the bottom of any email you receive from us and we will promptly remove you from future correspondence(s). However, unsubscribing from one list or set of emails may not unsubscribe you from receiving ALL future emails from us. If you experience any problems unsubscribing, please email Katie at katie@holistico.ca and we will promptly handle your removal.

 

11. Your General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR") Rights

 If you are located within the European Union ("EU"), you are entitled to certain rights under the GDPR. You have the right to:

  •  Know how long we'll keep your information. We'll keep your personal information until the earlier of: (1) you either ask us to delete your information or (2) the Company decides it no longer needs the data and the cost of retaining it outweighs the value to keeping it.

  • Access, rectify or erase your personal information.

  • Withdraw your consent to the Company's processing of your data, which shall have no effect on the lawfulness of the processing of your personal information prior to your withdrawal.

  • Lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority that has jurisdiction over GDPR issues.

  • Provide only your personal information which is reasonably required to enter into a contract with us. The Company will not ask for your consent to provide unnecessary personal information on the condition of entering into a contractual relationship with the Company.

 

12. Contacting Us:

 If there are any questions regarding this Privacy Policy, you may contact us using the following information:

Holistico
Website: holistico.ca
Email: katie@holistico.ca