Cookies

Intro

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. These text files can be read by these websites and help to identify you when you return to a website. Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your computer when you have gone offline, while session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser. This information is not associated with you as an individual. The use of cookie technologies include web beacons, java scripts, entity tags, and HTML local storage.

If you choose to use the this site without blocking or disabling cookies or opting out of other technologies, you will indicate your consent to our use of these cookies and other technologies and to our use (in accordance with this policy) of any personal information that we collect using these technologies. If you do not consent to the use of these technologies, please be sure to block or disable them using your browser settings, the opt-out links identified in this policy, or the settings within our mobile apps. If you do end up blocking cookies, your experience on our website might not be as amazing.

To find out more information about browser cookies, please visit http://www.aboutcookies.org.

To read our privacy policy, please visit privacy policy statement.

Displaying Content From External Platforms

This type of service allows you to view content hosted on external platforms directly from the pages of this website and interact with them. This type of service might still collect web traffic data for the pages where the service is installed, even when Users do not use it.

cmcalgary.ca Widgets Using Cookies

cmcalgary.ca uses external services which embed their own cookies in your browser, such as displaying photos from an Instagram account, or YouTube videos. The information stored inside cookies it used to improve their own services to you and other people. Each service has their own privacy policy, which you can access by clicking:

Affiliate Marketing 

cmcalgary.ca is a member of several affiliate marketing programs which use cookies to track purchases. This means that when you click on a link on cmcalgary.ca to buy something from an external website, a portion of the money may go to us as a commission, without increasing the cost of the item. A good example if this is Amazon (here is an example affiliate link: https://amzn.to/320ztId). If you see an Amazon.ca or Amzn.to link on cmcalgary.ca, either displayed as a text link or using banner graphics, we get a commission of anything you buy from Amazon as long as the cookie remains in your browser.

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Conclusion

TLDR; We use cookies to track how visitors use the site, make commission through affiliate marketing, and overall just provide a better experience to users through things like widgets. Make sure to read over our privacy policy, too.