treatment of personally identifiable information collected by
Great-West Life servers during your visits to Great-West Life
websites. This Privacy
Policy is subject to change without notice to you, so we recommend
that you review it regularly. By
using this site you acknowledge that you have read and understand this
Great-West Life is committed to respecting the privacy and confidentiality of information it receives, in accordance with Great-West Life's Privacy Guidelines, and applicable law. Great-West Life has established and will continue to maintain reasonable safeguards to protect the security and confidentiality of personal information. However, you acknowledge and confirm that the Internet is not a secure medium where privacy and confidentiality can be guaranteed and that complete security and confidentiality of transmissions to and from this site over the Internet is not possible at this time. Your confidential use of this site cannot be guaranteed and you acknowledge that your use of this site (including information you transmit to the site) may be subject to access or manipulation by, or disclosure to, third parties. Without limiting any other disclaimer herein, Great-West Life and its affiliates shall not be responsible or liable for any damages that you or any other person may suffer in connection with any such breach of privacy, confidentiality or security.
Personal information we collect at registration
Certain Great-West Life websites require you to register in order to access the site. When you register for access, you need to provide a number of pieces of personal information (for example, your name, birthday, postal code, and e-mail address if applicable). This information is used to help provide you with a secure, private and convenient experience on the site:
What your information will not be used for:
The security of e-mail communication cannot be guaranteed. Any person wishing to communicate or send information of a private or confidential nature to Great-West Life or a third party is encouraged to do so by other means.
Be cautious of e-mail and websites purporting to
represent a legitimate company and that ask you to provide
confidential or financial information. It is not Great-West Life's
practice to e-mail you to ask you to provide or confirm your
For information on various types of e-mail fraud please visit the Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Canada's website at www.psepc.gc.ca/prg/le/bs/phish-en.asp.
"Cookies" are small items of data that websites store in your browser. These data files contain information the site can use to track and organize the pages you have visited, and to gather information. Some of our web-based applications use "cookie" technology to measure site activity and tailor information to fit your personal interests. This helps us deliver a superior website experience that is designed to be fast, secure and personalized. Great-West Life uses only "session" cookies; that is to say, cookies placed by Great-West Life are deleted when you close your browser, further protecting your privacy and security.
Great-West Life collects some limited information about your connection to the Internet. This information includes your computer's IP address, which is your numerical address on the Internet that lets our servers know where to send the web pages you view. This information is collected to help measure traffic to our site and the performance of our servers, and to help diagnose and address problems when they arise.
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