Last revised:  December 1st, 2022

This Website Privacy Policy (this "Privacy Policy") governs your access and use of the websites located at,,, and (the “Sites”).  OZZmediaCorp owns and operates these Sites and their content including MicroPods, OZZbooks, and Thought Currency.  As a result, this Privacy Policy is intended to comply with the applicable privacy legislation in a manner that is open and transparent.


1 / Acceptance of Terms

By accessing and continuing to use these Sites, and by providing certain Personal Information (as hereinafter defined) to OZZmediaCorp through these Sites, you are indicating your acceptance to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, please do not access or use these Sites, or provide Personal Information through these Sites. 

2 / Modifications and Notices

OZZmediaCorp may revise this Privacy Policy, at any time, by updating this posting. OZZmediaCorp may provide notice to our users of such revisions by means of a general notice on these Sites. Continued use of these Sites after such revisions are posted will signify your agreement to these revised terms. Therefore, you should visit this page periodically to review this Privacy Policy

3 / OZZmediaCorp Respects Your Privacy

OZZmediaCorp is committed to protecting the privacy of all of our users of these Sites and maintaining the integrity of any personally identifiable information ("Personal Information") that we collect, use, retain or disclose via these Sites. The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to inform you how and why we collect Personal Information on these Sites, to outline the steps we take to safeguard your Personal Information, and to provide you with an OZZmediaCorp contact number should you have any questions or concerns about our privacy practices.

4 / General Information

Our Internet servers may passively and automatically collect certain information about users’ online traffic patterns, which may be linked to their Internet Protocol (IP) addresses (which are unique Internet “addresses” assigned to all Internet users by their Internet Service Providers). Server logs may record statistical information, such as users’ IP addresses, type of operating systems, time and duration of visit, pages requested, and identify categories of users by items such as domains and browser types. Such statistical information is generally collected and used by OZZmediaCorp in a manner that does not identify users of these Sites.

These Sites may use "cookies". Cookies are small text files offered to your computer by servers in order to keep track of your browser as you navigate a website. Cookies may be stored on your hard drive, or in temporary (cache) memory in which case they are deleted when you shut down your browser or turn off your computer. We may use cookies to record session information, such as your browsing habits and past activity, to enable us to provide you with improved services such as customized webpage content. You can disable cookies using your Internet browser's settings. Please consult your browser's help function for information on how to disable cookies. Note that if you disable cookies, certain features of these Sites may not function properly.

These Sites may contain links to other websites that are provided as a convenience only, and which may have different privacy policies and practices than OZZmediaCorp.  OZZmediaCorp has no responsibility for such third-party websites, and you are advised to review the privacy policies of any third-party websites you choose to visit.

5 / Why does OZZmediaCorp collect your Personal Information?

OZZmediaCorp collects Personal Information only for the following purposes:

  • to identify individuals;
  • to carry out online contests and promotions including feedback sheets;
  • to communicate with users;
  • to enable communication amongst people on the sites;
  • to advertise, develop, enhance and provide services and products to users;
  • to measure and improve the effectiveness of OZZmediaCorp’s services, products and marketing endeavours;
  • to manage and develop OZZmediaCorp’s business operations, including to manage proposed or actual sales or leases of all or part of OZZmediaCorp’s business or assets;
  • to protect users and OZZmediaCorp against error and fraud; and
  • to achieve any other purpose to which users have provided their consent or as required or permitted by law.

Further reference in this Privacy Policy to "Identified Purposes" means the reasons set forth above.

6 / Does OZZmediaCorp disclose your Personal Information?

OZZmediaCorp does not disclose Personal Information to third parties for any other purposes other than those for which it was collected, except with your consent or as required or permitted by law.

There are a variety of circumstances where we may need to disclose Personal Information to third parties. For example, OZZmediaCorp may disclose Personal Information to a third party engaged by us to perform functions on our behalf or to a public authority or agent of a public authority if, in the reasonable judgment of OZZmediaCorp, it appears that there is imminent danger to life or property which could be avoided or minimized by disclosure of the information.

In situations where we disclose Personal Information in accordance with this Privacy Policy to third parties, we do not disclose more information than is required and, where it is reasonable and practical to do so, enter privacy agreements with third parties with whom we disclose Personal Information.    

7 / How does OZZmediaCorp safeguard your Personal Information?

OZZmediaCorp uses various means to help safeguard your Personal Information. Only authorized employees and agents have access to Personal Information. OZZmediaCorp employees who have access to Personal Information receive training regarding privacy protection. All computers on which Personal Information is stored are password protected. 

8 / Your Consent/Verifying and Amending Personal Information

You may withdraw your consent for OZZmediaCorp to manage your Personal Information in a particular way, subject to legal or contractual restrictions and reasonable notice. However, this may limit our ability to provide you with certain services and/or products. You may contact OZZmediaCorp for more information regarding the implications of withdrawing consent. 

You can also access and review your Personal Information held by OZZmediaCorp and make appropriate changes to it by contacting OZZmediaCorp. You may be required to put your request in writing and show us identification. The reason we ask for identification is to ensure that, among other things, we do not unintentionally release your Personal Information to a third party who is representing him/her as you.

You may update or request access to your Personal Information by writing to:

971 Corydon Avenue – PO Box 333
Winnipeg, MB   R3M 3V3

Attention: OZZ Privacy Officer

9 / Resolving Your Concerns

If you would like more information about the privacy practices of OZZmediaCorp, please contact the OZZmediaCorp Privacy Officer.  Please let us know about your questions or concerns and we will do our best to help you:


Privacy Officer