Method of Collection of Information
MyKey / MasterKey Alliance does not collect personally identifiable information when you browse the MyKey website unless you voluntarily and knowingly provide such information. This means that we will not know your name, your email address, or any other personally identifiable information just because you browse the website unless you:
When we do need to collect personally identifiable information from you, we will ask you, your employer, your relocation company or travel agency to voluntarily supply us with the information we need. For example, if you would like to make a reservation at one of our properties, we will ask you for information such as name, address, telephone number, email address, credit card number and room preference to process your reservation. We may collect this information directly from you by telephone, fax, email, at the counter, upon completion of an application or enrollment form, or through your use of our website.
Information may also be collected as part of: (i) fulfilling reservation or information requests, (ii) registering to join MyKey / Master Key Alliance as an Alliance Member or Key Client, (iii) submitting a job application, (iv) submitting a credit application, or (v) responding to communications from us or our affiliates (e.g., surveys, promotional offers, or reservation confirmations). We endeavor to collect information only with your knowledge and with your permission if necessary.
Types Of Information
The types of personally identifiable information that we collect may include your name, home, work and email addresses, telephone and fax numbers, credit card information and other information necessary to fulfill special requests.
MyKey / Master Key Alliance may also collect non-personally identifiable information about you, such as your use of our website, communication preferences, travel habits, aggregated data relative to your stays, and responses to promotional offers and surveys.
You may be offered the choice not to submit your personal information or to decide what communications you want to receive from us. However, doing so may cause certain transactions to become affected. For example, failure to provide your name will prevent the processing of reservations.
Use of Information
MyKey / Master Key Alliance will never sell your information to third parties or allow its use in any manner except with the purpose to reasonably ensure and permit the business relationship that you wish to establish with MyKey / Master Key Alliance.
MyKey / Master Key Alliance may disclose your information to others with that purpose in the following ways:
Use of Email
We will use your email address to send a confirmation and, if necessary, may use the other information to contact you for help in processing the reservation. We also may use your email address to:
As part of our commitment to keep you informed, we may contact you via mail, email, telephone, or by other means to confirm your departure date, ensure your customer satisfaction, notify you of new MyKey / Master Key Alliance products and services, or upcoming MyKey / Master Key Alliance special offers, events, enhancements, or other relevant information that may be of interest to you. You may also receive mailings or other communications from carefully selected partners, such as our referral partners or our customer satisfaction surveyors. We may offer you the option to decline any or all of these communications by following the directions included in our emails or other communications, or by contacting MyKey / Master Key Alliance directly.
MyKey / Master Key Alliance strives to keep all our customers and visitors informed and equally able to take advantage of the benefits offered by MyKey / Master Key Alliance and its strategic marketing partners. However, if you reside outside of Canada, certain data privacy regulations may require us to obtain your permission before we send you information that you have not requested from us.
In some cases your permission will be implied from the nature of the service requested or transaction undertaken. For example, MyKey / Master Key Alliance may collect and use personally identifiable information that you volunteer, or behavioral data or information collected in the aggregate. In addition, your permission will be deemed given for communications from us that are necessary to fulfill transactions and services that you request.
It is MyKey? / Master Key Alliance? intent and one of our missions to keep your personal information accurate, complete, and up to date for the purposes for which it is used. You can help us ensure that your contact information and preferences are accurate and complete, you can contact us with the request to correct, update, delete or deactivate it either by emailing our us or by contacting us by telephone or postal mail at the contact information listed below. Please provide your full name and street address and telephone number on your request.
To update or change your information or to opt-out of receiving marketing material:
MyKey / Master Key Alliance will take reasonable steps to implement your request to opt out. However, please note that due to production and mailing timelines, it may take around six (6) weeks to make the requested change and, until that change takes effect, you may still receive promotional information from us. Although we will make no more marketing use of information you have asked to be deleted, occasionally, information that you request to be removed will be retained in certain files for a period of time in order to properly resolve disputes or to troubleshoot problems. In addition, some types of information may be stored indefinitely on back-up systems or within log files due to technical, financial or legal requirements.
MyKey / Master Key Alliance recognizes the importance of information security, and is constantly reviewing and enhancing all technical, physical, and logical security rules and procedures. MyKey / Master Key Alliance uses reasonable methods to secure your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. After information reaches MyKey / Master Key Alliance, it is stored in an encrypted format on secure servers that reside behind firewalls designed to block unauthorized access from outside of MyKey / Master Key Alliance. MyKey? / Master Key Alliance? website and server have security measures in place to help protect your personally identifiable information against loss, misuse, and alteration while under our control. Although guaranteed security does not exist either on or off the internet, we safeguard your information using both procedural and technical safeguards, including the use of a Network Solutions Certificate Authority. MyKey / Master Key Alliance secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment. When personal information (such as a credit card number, or other financial information) is transmitted through our website, it is protected through the use of encryption by way of a Network Solutions' service known as Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), an encryption method used to help protect your data from interception and hacking while in transit. MyKey / Master Key Alliance protects against unauthorized access of this data by using both technology and comprehensive security policies.
A cookie is a very small text file that is sent to your browser from a web server and stored on your computer's, or mobile device's hard drive. It assigns the computer with a unique identifier, which in turn, becomes your identification card whenever you return to the MyKey / Master Key Alliance website.
Cookies are designed to save you time because they help us provide a customized experience tailored just for you without having to remind us of your preferences each time you return to our website. MyKey / Master Key Alliance cookies are not designed to damage your files, nor can they read information from other files on your computer hard drive.
Cookies also help us provide a personalized online experience in the following ways:
MyKey / Master Key Alliance cookies are limited to our website only, and are not designed to follow you when traveling on the internet after leaving the MyKey / Master Key Alliance website. We track the usage of our website in order to better meet your needs and to help make it easier for you to find information in the future. Please note that in addition to MyKey / Master Key Alliance cookies, various third parties may also place cookies on your computer's hard drive. MyKey / Master Key Alliance is not responsible for the presence or absence of third party cookies, or for the technological capabilities or practices employed by third parties in connection with third party cookies.
If you would prefer not to have the benefits of cookies, your internet browser or other third party software on your workstation can be adjusted to treat cookies in different ways. Depending upon the type of browser you are using, you may be able to configure your browser so that: (i) you are prompted to accept or reject cookies on an individual basis; or (ii) you may be able to prevent your browser from accepting any cookies at all. You should refer to the supplier or manufacturer of your web browser for specific details about cookie security. However, you should also understand that rejecting cookies might affect your ability to perform certain transactions on our websites and our ability to recognize your browser from one visit to the next.
MyKey / Master Key Alliance also uses pixel tags, sometimes called web beacons, to count how many people visit certain web pages. Information collected from invisible pixels is used and reported in the aggregate and does not contain personally identifiable information. MyKey / Master Key Alliance may use this information to improve marketing programs and content.
MyKey / MasterKey Alliance and our email service provider also use pixel tags to:
Links To Other Websites
In order to anticipate your needs, MyKey / Master Key Alliance provides links to other websites for your convenience and information. MyKey / Master Key Alliance is not responsible or liable for any content presented by or contained within any independent website, including, but not limited to, any advertising claims or marketing practices. Please note that while MyKey / Master Key Alliance will protect your information on MyKey? / Master Key Alliance ? website, we cannot control and will not be responsible for the privacy policies of third party websites. Third party websites that are accessed through links on our website have separate privacy and data collection practices, and security measures. We have no responsibility or liability for the practices, policies and security measures implemented by third parties on their websites. We recommend that you review the privacy statements and policies of linked websites to understand how those websites collect, use and store information.
MyKey / Master Key Alliance takes its users' privacy concerns seriously. If you have comments or questions regarding MyKey? / Master Key Alliance? data privacy practices or this Online Privacy Statement or you would like to update your information, modify your communication preferences, or if you do not want to receive marketing communications from MyKey / Master Key Alliance in the future, you can contact us at:
Master Key Alliance Inc.
Changes and Updates to this Online Privacy Statement
Please revisit this page periodically to stay aware of any changes to this Online Privacy Statement, which may be revised periodically at our sole discretion. If we modify this Online Privacy Statement, we will make it available through the website, and indicate the date of the latest revision. Our amended Online Privacy Statement will automatically take effect 30 days after it is made available through the website, except that (i) we generally only use your personally identifiable information in the manner described in the Online Privacy Statement in effect when we received that information and (ii) if you do not agree with any changes to the Online Privacy Statement, you may terminate your account. Your continued use of the website after the revised Online Privacy Statement has become effective indicates that you have read, understood and agreed to the current version of the Online Privacy Statement.
Any dispute, claim or controversy arising out of or relating to this policy or the breach, termination, enforcement, interpretation or validity thereof, including the determination of the scope or applicability of this agreement to arbitrate, shall be determined by an arbitration. The arbitration shall be administered by Stikeman Elliot pursuant to its International Arbitration Rules and Procedures. Judgment on the Award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. This clause shall not preclude parties from seeking provisional remedies in aid of arbitration from a court of appropriate jurisdiction.