Privacy Policy

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE. YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE CONFIRMS YOUR UNCONDITIONAL ACCEPTANCE OF THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, DO NOT USE THIS WEBSITE.

PRODUCTS, SPECIFICATIONS & AVAILABILITY

All features, content, specifications, products and prices of products and services described or depicted on Hitchiker.ca are subject to change at any time without notice. Some weights, measurements and similar descriptions may be approximate and are provided for convenience purposes only. We make all reasonable efforts to accurately display the attributes of our products, including colours; however, the actual colour you see may vary depending on your computer/monitor and we cannot guarantee that your computer will accurately display all colours. The inclusion of any products or services on Hitchiker.ca at a particular time does not imply or warrant that these products or services will be available at any time.

SHIPPING LIMITATIONS

When an order is placed, it will be shipped to an address designated by the purchaser as long as that shipping address is compliant with the shipping restrictions contained on this website. All purchases from this Web Site are made pursuant to a shipment contract. As a result, risk of loss and title for items purchased from this website pass to you upon delivery of the items to the carrier. You are responsible for filing any claims with carriers for damaged and/or lost shipments.

ACCURACY OF INFORMATION

hitchiker.ca attempts to ensure that information on this website is complete, accurate and current. Despite our efforts, some information on this website may occasionally be inaccurate, incomplete or out of date. We make no representation as to the completeness, accuracy or currentness of any information found herein. For example, some products included on the website may be unavailable, may have different attributes than those listed, or may actually carry a different price than that stated on the website. In addition, we may make changes in information about price and availability without notice. While it is our practice to confirm orders by email, the receipt of an email order confirmation does not constitute our acceptance of an order or our confirmation of an offer to sell a product or service. We reserve the right, without prior notice, to limit the order quantity on any product or service and/or to refuse service to any customer. We also may require verification of information prior to the acceptance and/or shipment of any order.

USE OF THIS WEBSITE

The site design and all text, graphics, information, content, and other material displayed on or that can be downloaded from this website are either the property of, or used with permission by, hitchiker.ca and are protected by copyright, trademark and other laws and may not be used except as permitted in these Terms and Conditions or with the prior written permission of the owner of such material. Any unauthorized use of any such information or materials may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, laws of privacy and publicity, and other laws and regulations. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account information and password and for restricting access to such information and to your computer. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password.

TRADEMARKS

Certain trademarks, trade names, service marks and logos used or displayed on this website are registered and unregistered trademarks, trade names and service marks of hitchiker.ca and its affiliates. Other trademarks, trade names and service marks used or displayed on this Web Site are the registered and unregistered trademarks, trade names and service marks of their respective owners, including our suppliers and their affiliates. Nothing contained on this website grants or should be construed as granting, by implication, or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademarks, trade names, service marks or logos displayed on this website without the written permission of hitchiker.ca or such third party owner.

THIRD PARTY LINKS

From time to time, this website may contain links to websites that are not owned, operated or controlled by hitchiker.ca or their affiliates. All such links are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave this website. hitchiker.ca nor any of their affiliates are responsible for any content, materials or other information located on/or accessible from any other website. hitchiker.ca nor any of their affiliates endorse, guarantee, or make any representations or warranties regarding any other website, or any content, materials or other information located or accessible from such websites, or the results that you may obtain from using such websites. If you decide to access any other website linked to or from this website, you do so entirely at your own risk.

REVIEWS ARE WELCOME, INAPPROPRIATE MATERIAL IS NOT

hitchiker.ca welcomes your feedback and reviews of the products you have purchased from us and/or your experience in shopping with us. BE AWARE you are prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful, threatening, defamatory, libelous, obscene, pornographic or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense or give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law. In addition to any remedies that hitchiker.ca may have at law or in equity, if hitchiker.ca reasonably determines that you have violated or are likely to violate the foregoing prohibitions, we may take any action reasonably deemed necessary to cure or prevent the violation, including without limitation, the immediate removal from this website of the related materials. hitchiker.ca will fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order or subpoena requesting or directing us to disclose the identity of anyone posting such materials.

USER INFORMATION

Other than personally identifiable information, which is subject to this website''s Privacy Policy, any material, information, suggestions, ideas, concepts, know-how, techniques, questions, comments or other communication you transmit or post to this website in any manner ("User Communications") is and will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. hitchiker.ca and its affiliates and/or their designees may use any or all User Communications for any purpose whatsoever, including, without limitation, reproduction, transmission, disclosure, publication, broadcast, development, manufacturing and/or marketing in any manner whatsoever for any or all commercial or non-commercial purposes. hitchiker.ca may, but is not obligated to, monitor or review any User Communications. hitchiker.ca shall have no obligations to use, return, review, or respond to any User Communications. hitchiker.ca will have no liability related to the content of any such User Communications, whether or not arising under the laws of copyright, libel, privacy, obscenity, or otherwise. hitchiker.ca retains the right to remove any or all User Communications that includes any material hitchiker.ca deems inappropriate or unacceptable.

DISCLAIMERS

Your use of this website is at your risk. The materials and services provided in connection with this website are provided "AS IS" without any warranties of any kind including warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property. hitchiker.ca nor any of their affiliates warrant the accuracy or completeness of the materials or services on or through this website. The materials and services on or through this website may be out of date, and hitchiker.ca nor any of their affiliates make any commitment or assumes any duty to update such materials or services. The foregoing exclusions of implied warranties do not apply to the extent prohibited by law. Please refer to your local laws for any such prohibitions.

All products and services purchased on or through this website are subject only to any applicable warranties of their respective manufactures, distributors and suppliers, if any. To the fullest extent permissible by applicable law, hitchiker.ca hereby disclaim all warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including, any implied warranties with respect to the products and services listed or purchased on or through this website. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, hitchiker.ca and its affiliates hereby expressly disclaim all liability for product defect or failure, claims that are due to normal wear, product misuse, abuse, product modification, improper product selection, non-compliance with any codes, or misappropriation. The foregoing exclusions of implied warranties do not apply to the extent prohibited by law. Please refer to your local laws for any such prohibitions.

LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

Neither hitchiker.ca nor its affiliates assumes any responsibility, and shall not be liable for, any damages to, or viruses that may infect, your computer, telecommunication equipment, or other property caused by or arising from your access to, use of, or browsing this website or your downloading of any materials, from this website. In no event will hitchiker.ca, it''s respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, affiliates, agents, successors, assigns, retail partners nor any party involved in the creation, production or transmission of this website be liable to any party for any indirect, special, punitive, incidental or consequential damages (including, without limitation, those resulting from lost profits, lost data or business interruption) arising out of the use, inability to use, or the results of use of this website, any websites linked to this website, or the materials, information or services contained at any or all such sites, whether based on warranty, contract, tort or any other legal theory and whether or not advised of the possibility of such damages. The foregoing limitations of liability do not apply to the extent prohibited by law. Please refer to your local laws for any such prohibitions.

In the event of any problem with this website or any content, you agree that your sole remedy is to cease using this website. In the event of any problem with the products or services that you have purchased on or through this website, you agree that your sole remedy, if any, is from the manufacturer of such products or supplier of such services, in accordance with such manufacturer''s or supplier''s warranty, or to seek a return and refund for such product or services in accordance with the returns and refunds policies posted on this website.

REVISIONS TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS

hitchiker.ca may revise these Terms and Conditions at any time and from time to time by updating this posting. You should visit this page from time to time to review the then current Terms and Conditions because they are binding on you. Certain provisions of these Terms and Conditions may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages at this website.

SEVERABILTY

These Terms and Conditions are binding and constitute the entire Agreement between hitchiker.ca and you with respect to your use of this website. hitchiker.ca's failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of this Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. In the event that any part of a provision(s) of the terms set out in this Agreement is (are) held to be invalid, unenforceable, or void, such provision(s) shall, by the adjudicating body, be applied to the fullest extend possible and shall be read-down only to the extent absolutely necessary to comply with applicable law. If any provision(s) of the terms set out in this Agreement is (are) held to be invalid, unenforceable, or void, such provision(s) shall be severed from the Agreement. The fact that part of a provision(s) or an entire provision(s) has (have) been held to be invalid, unenforceable, or void such determination shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other remaining provisions.

JURISDICTION

hitchiker.ca is a private company operating under, the laws of Ontario, Canada. The website is physically maintained and operated by hitchiker.ca within the Province of Ontario, Canada. This Agreement is governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein and should be treated as an Ontario contract without reference to the principals of conflicts of law. All disputes, controversies or claims arising out of or in connection with the site shall be submitted to and be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of Ontario. You submit and agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of Ontario to finally adjudicate or determine any suit, action or proceeding arising out of or in connection with the site. You agree that these terms and all related documents and communications be drawn up in English.

TERMINATION

You or we may suspend or terminate your account or your use of this website at any time, for any reason or for no reason. You are personally liable for any orders that you place or charges that you incur prior to termination. We reserve the right to change, suspend, or discontinue all or any aspect of this website at any time without notice.

ADDITIONAL ASSISTANCE

If you do not understand any of the foregoing Terms and Conditions or if you have any questions or comments, we invite you to contact us at 519-338-3205 or e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Your Privacy Is Very Important To Us!

This privacy policy sets out what information we track and how we use it. By using this site, you consent to the collection of information in accordance with the terms of this privacy policy.

Collection and Use of Information

hitchiker.ca does not collect any personally identifying information about users unless it has been knowingly and specifically supplied to us by the user. We will not disclose any personal information about users to any outside party, unless the user has been advised of this possibility before providing the personal information.

We collect general information on what pages users visit, when they visit, how they arrived at the site, what browser they are using, etc. We also collect information volunteered by users, such as product reviews.

The information we collect is used to improve the content of our site and to learn about the traffic patterns to our site. From time to time, we do share general demographic information with suppliers or potential suppliers; however, profiles of individual users are never shared, rented or sold.

We reserve the right to access and disclose individually identifiable information in order to comply with applicable laws and lawful governmental requests, to operate our systems properly or to protect our rights and property.

Use by Minors

We encourage parents to get involved with their children''s online usage and to be aware of the activities in which they are participating.

Changes to Policy

We may change this privacy policy from time to time by updating this posting. Please check the privacy policy page of our website periodically for changes. Your continued use of this site following the posting of changes constitutes your acceptance of those changes.

Cookies

A cookie is a small piece of information that is sent to your browser from a web server and stored on your computer''s hard drive. Like most websites, we use cookies to better understand how our site is used. We do not use cookies to retain personal information about our users -- users remain anonymous -- but they do enable us to provide features such as one-click on-line purchasing as well as to store items in your shopping cart between visits. We do not sell information about our traffic patterns to outside marketing companies. The general information we gather through the use of cookies may be included in the overall traffic reports that we share with our advertisers, who help to make it possible to bring you this site.

Security

We use Paypal as our secure payment gateway and do not have access to your financial details. If you prefer your may order by mail or phone. For more information on either one of these options, please see contact us.

How to Reach Us

We welcome any questions regarding our privacy policy or this website. We can be reached via e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or you are invited to call us at our business location in Harriston, Ontario by telephone at 519-338-3205 during regular business hours.

E-mails We save e-mail sent to hitchiker.ca in order to notify the sender of developments regarding the subject of their e-mail. If you do not wish to receive e-mail replies to your letters, please indicate so in the body of your message. Your e-mail will be read and dealt with, then deleted.

Warranty and Returns

We offer returns on broken or defective items within 14 business days of the shipment date, and we offer returns on unused or unopened items within 14 business days of the shipment date at our discretion on a case by case basis.
 
Buyer pays return shipping. We will either send you a replacement or offer you a credit on your next order.
 
To submit a request for a Product Return Authorization, please login and visit our Returns page.

hitchiker.ca offers several payment options to our customers as follows:

PAYPAL

Customers may checkout using Paypal which is a secure 3rd party payment processor.  Payments can be made using your Paypal account or with most major credit cards.  A Paypal account is not required to use this method.  hitchiker.ca does not store credit card information in our system using this method.

INTERAC E-TRANSFER

Customers may choose to pay by sending us an Interac e-transfer from their bank account.  Details are provided once this payment method is selected and you continue to your Order Summary. Your order is shipped once we receive payment.

 

All orders received are shipped by Noon the following business day.

We use Xpresspost for most regular shipments.  Rates are determined based on the size of package and your location as calculated by Canada Post.

Worth Noting: The rates are adjusted to include 13% HST (I don't charge tax on the game itself) plus the $2 surcharge the criminals over at Canada Post charge for it being in a tube.

To determine the applicable Xpresspost shipping rate for items in your Cart:

  1. 1. Select Checkout
  2. 2. During Step 3 you may select or add your shipping address
  3. 3. During Step 4 select the rate for Xpresspost that appears.
  4. 4. Select a payment method and select Continue

The total shipping & handling cost will be listed under Order Summary.