1. About This Policy

The Hamilton Group takes every effort to respect and protect your privacy. We determine to ensure your personal information is always handled in a transparent, safe, fair and responsible manner. Our Privacy Policy document clarifies how we endeavour to achieve this.

The data controller for this website is the webmaster of The Hamilton Group, referred to as ‘we’, ‘our’ and ‘us’ throughout this document for the purposes of brevity. 

Andrew Sepiak, Director of the Hamilton Group is the data controller for the website.

2. Why do we collect your personal information?

3. What information do we collect?

This is the information we will collect:

Through your use of our website you accept our collection of your personal information outlined in our Privacy Policy.

4. Cookies

What are cookies?

Unfortunately, not the baked goods variety, digital cookies are small text files which collect information from computer users. Cookies are mainly used to improve website user experience by storing information on a computer user’s behaviours and preferences. This information can be used to ease and improve the experience of the user.

What information do our cookies collect?

We do not use cookies for tracking purposes. We simply use cookies to make your experience of using this website more efficient.

Can I disable cookies?

Your web browser will allow you to disable cookies, if you cannot navigate to the correct section, use the help menu. 

If you do disable cookies some of the features of this website will not function properly. 

5. How do we protect your information?

We do not use vulnerability scanning and/or scanning to PCI standards. We only provide articles and information. We never ask for credit card numbers. We use regular Malware Scanning.

6. Google

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

We use Google AdSense Advertising on our website.

Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to our users based on previous visits to our site and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt-out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google Ad and Content Network privacy policy.

We have implemented the following:

We, along with third-party vendors such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.

Opting out:

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.

7. Privacy Policy Updates

We reserve the right to update this privacy policy when changes are necessary. We will make reasonable efforts to update our users on these changes by way of this web page and through messages and notifications on other pages of the website. 

On occasion we might contact users of this website to notify them of any significant changes to the policy via pre-agreed methods of communication.