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Terms of Use & Website Privacy Policy

Terms of Use

Trade Marks & Copyrights

All materials published or otherwise accessible through this Website or any linked websites of HighView Financial Group, including, but not limited to, information and reports, news articles, text, photographs, images, illustrations, software, user interfaces, “look and feel”, functionalities and other materials (the “Content”) are protected by copyright, and are owned or controlled by HighView Financial Group, the party credited as the provider of the Content or their respective licensors. In addition, this Website and any affiliated sites are protected by copyright as collective work and/or compilation, pursuant to Canadian copyright laws, international conventions and other copyright laws. Certain names, logos and marks displayed on the Portal, in the Content or with the Services constitute trademarks of HighView or their respective owners. Unless otherwise specified, any reproduction, modification, redistribution, publication, transmission, transfer, sale, distribution, performance, display, translation or exploitation of this Website, whether in whole or in part, constitutes a violation of applicable federal or provincial law and is prohibited. You must not remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notice from the Website, the Content or any affiliated sites and must not reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble any portion of the Website.

Disclaimer

The information contained on this Website or any linked Web Sites are for informational purposes only. It is not intended to provide investment, financial, legal, accounting, tax, or other advice, and you should not rely upon the information to provide any such advice. Although we believe that the information provided on this Website is accurate and complete and we try to keep the information current, HighView Financial Group and all related parties do not provide any warranty or condition, express or implied, as to the content provided as part of this Website or any third party Website, including without limitation, warranties as to merchantability, quality, operation, non-infringement, title, usefulness, completeness, accuracy, currentness, durability, reliability or fitness for a particular purpose. Neither HighView Financial Group, nor any related parties shall be liable in any manner or to any extent for any direct, indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages, losses or expenses, however caused, arising out of the use of this Website and/or any web browser including any damages you may suffer if you transmit confidential or sensitive information to us or if we communicate such information to you, at your request over the Internet. No endorsement of any third party products or services is expressed or implied by any information, material or content referred to or included on, or linked from or to this Website.

Not all of the products or services indicated on this Website, or any affiliated site, are available in all jurisdictions inside or outside of Canada, nor does the content of the Website or any affiliated site constitute an offer of solicitation, explicit or implicit, to purchase or sell any insurance contract or other investment product, service, or information to anyone in any jurisdiction in which such an offer is not authorized or not lawful.

HighView Financial Holdings Inc., HighView Wealth Practices Inc., and HighView Asset Management Ltd. are all separate corporate entities that are affiliated. HighView Financial Group is a brand name used by HighView Financial Holdings Inc., HighView Wealth Practices Inc. and HighView Asset Management Ltd.

HighView Asset Management Ltd. is registered as a Portfolio Manager with the Ontario Securities Commission (www.osc.gov.on.ca).

Confidentiality & Security

Complete confidentiality and security is not yet possible over the Internet. Internet use and communication is subject to interception, loss and alteration. You acknowledge and agree that HighView Financial Group and any related parties shall not be responsible for any damages you may suffer as a result of the transmission of confidential or sensitive information over the Internet, and that all such communications will be at your own risk.

Website Privacy Policy

HighView Financial Group (“HighView”) is committed to protecting the privacy rights of persons who visit this Website. This Website Privacy Policy governs HighView’s collection, use and/or disclosure of individuals’ personal information through this Website. Personal information means any information about an identifiable individual.
Accountability

HighView is accountable for all personal information under its care and control. HighView’s Privacy Officer is designated as the person responsible for the Website Privacy Policy and for the personal information received by HighView. The Privacy Officer can be reached by fax at 866-590-8234 or by e-mail at info@highviewfin.com.

Any questions relating to HighView’s handling of personal information should be directed to our Privacy Officer.

Purpose

HighView collects and uses personal information from customers and prospective customers who visit this Website in order to provide information about its products and services. The information collected through this Website may include your name and email address, your browser type and operating system, and other data which may be generated while you are on our site. We will not provide your personal information or your email address collected through this Website to any third party except as set out in this Website Privacy Policy.

HighView will not use personal information collected as set out in this Website Privacy Policy for any other purpose other than identified in this Website Privacy Policy or as otherwise identified at or before the time of collection.

Consent

In providing personal information to HighView through this Website, you agree and consent that HighView may collect, use and disclose your personal information in the manners outlined in this Website Privacy Policy. If you do not agree, you should not provide any personal information to HighView. This, however, may render HighView unable to provide certain services to you. If you have asked us to provide you with information about our services or if you are receiving information about our products and no longer wish to, you may ask that we cease doing so at any time. If HighView requires personal information for a new purpose, it will seek consent for such new use.

Limits for Collecting, Using, Disclosing and Retaining Personal Information

HighView, unless required or permitted by law, does not collect, use or disclose personal information, except when it has obtained consent. In all cases, HighView limits the amount and type of information collected to that which is necessary to meet the purposes described above. HighView undertakes to put in place adequate safety measure to safeguard the confidentiality of the personal information it collects. HighView will only retain personal information for as long as required for the purposes for which it was obtained or as otherwise required by law and will ensure that information that it no longer retains is destroyed in a secure fashion.

While HighView’s Website may provide links to other websites, please be aware that HighView has no knowledge or control over your personal information on these websites and assumes no responsibility with respect to these websites. Please ensure that you review the Privacy Policies of the websites that you may view or link to.
Safeguarding Personal Information

The files containing personal information are kept in our offices or on our servers or those of our service providers and only employees that require it for the purposes of their duties have access to this personal information. HighView respects the privacy of its customers and potential customers and puts in place administrative, contractual and technical measures to protect personal information under its control, including by protecting and restricting access to personal information it stores in electronic and physical files.

Accuracy of Personal Information

HighView takes steps to ensure that personal information it holds is accurate, complete, and current. HighView will update any changes to personal information when received. If HighView holds personal information about an individual which can be established by the individual to be inaccurate, HighView will take reasonable steps to correct it.

Access to Personal Information

To the extent provided by law, individual may request to have access to their personal information held by HighView and the correction of this personal information. HighView will respond to written requests within 30 days of receiving notice.

Site Links

Websites accessed via hypertext link or other means from this Website have, unless otherwise indicated, been independently developed by third parties. HighView Financial Group and related parties do not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the information contained in such sites. The inclusion of any information, material, content or links on this Website should not be construed as an express or an implied endorsement of any third party products or services.

HighView Financial Group

231 Oak Park Blvd, Unit 207
Oakville, Ontario L6H 7S8
(905) 827-8540 
1 (888) 827-8540


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