Owner only collects information that can be used to identify you (Personal Information), from you, when you voluntarily submit it to us when: signing up for an account and/or email updates; enrolling in online courses, class; purchasing products from any online stores we offer; participating in contests, events or promotions; sending us questions or comments via e-mail; and/or, filling out online surveys, or any other requests we make for suggestions or comments about the Website. This information may include personal information such as your name, e-mail address, telephone number, and home address. Additionally, we may request certain demographic information such as your age, and gender. We may receive Personal Information when you access or log-in to a third party site from our Website. This may include the text and/or images of your Personal Information available from the third party site.
Usage of Information
The usage of Non-Personal Information collected by Owner includes but is not limited to: creating more useful services, performing analyses of the characteristics and behavior of our users, measuring demographics and interests regarding specific areas of our Website, and other business purposes. Personal Information that you provide to Owner may be used, among other things to: responding your questions via email, providing you the specific information, features and services you select, sending you updates about our offerings, sending you email messages about Website maintenance or updates, internal marketing and demographic studies, among other things. We never request more information than what is reasonably necessary to fulfill your demands and our legitimate business objectives. By registering with the Website, we may ask for personal information such as your full name and e-mail address, and mailing address. Owner may use such information to periodically contact you with news, and relevant announcements. Users that purchase goods and services through the website must provide a valid payment information, in addition to name, mailing address, phone number and e-mail address. When you participate in an Online Course through the Website, we might use your Personal Information for processing purposes, including but not limited to tracking attendance, progress and completion of an Online Course. We may also share your Personal Information and your performance in a given Online Course with the instructors who taught the course, or other individuals designated by the instructor to assist with the creation, modification or operation of the Online Course, as well as with other students. Also, we may archive this information and/or use it for future communications with you. Owner may sponsor surveys, sweepstakes, contests or other events which require the collection, processing, and storage of individual contact information plus demographic information, which might be used to submit results, products, and prizes.
Owner reserves the right to share limited Personal Information with entities who use it solely to provide support for the internal operations of the Website, including but not limited to technology service contractors, third-party payment processors, customer relationship management systems, product fulfillment, e-commerce and technical support. We may disclose Personal Information in the good faith belief that we are required to do so by law, including but not limited to disclosure to law enforcement or other government officials in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringements, or other activity that is illegal or may expose you or us to legal liability.
Owner may disclose and/or transfer your Personal Information to an acquirer, assignee or other successor entity in connection with a sale, merger, or reorganization of all or substantially all of the equity, business or assets of Owner to which your Personal Information relates. Owner values all customer relationships, and will not disclose customers’ nonpublic personal information to nonaffiliated third parties, except as described in this policy or as otherwise permitted by law. We DO NOT allow any email harvesting.
Confidentiality & Security
Generally, Owner only uses personal information collected from and about its users for the purpose for which it is submitted, unless we disclose other uses at the time we collect the information. If we do, you will always have the opportunity to instruct us not to use your data in other ways (Opt-Out). We may also occasionally share personally identifiable information with our affiliates, business partners, or sponsors, who might like to send you information about their products or services, offer promotions in conjunction with a sponsor, and may share your information with these sponsors, but if you do not want your information used in this manner, you may Opt-Out. If you are receiving e-mails or regular mail and at a later date you choose to Opt-Out and have your name removed from our e-mailing list, you can do so by using the link included with any of our e-mails.
Managing your Personal Information
You may at any time review and/or update the contact information we have for you or inform us that you want us to remove such information from our database via your account profile or by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org. You must provide us with information on the activities you participated in which requested personal information. Before we can change or delete any information, we require that you provide us with proof of your name and address. Once we receive such proof, we will delete or modify your information and refrain from collecting any other Personal Information from you, if you request. Please note, however, that there may be some residual information that may remain in our databases that may or may not contain your Personal Information.
Consistent with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”), Owner does not solicit personal information from children, and no portion of the Website is targeted to persons less than 13 years old of age. Visitors 13 years of age and under are required to obtain prior parental consent before submitting any personal information to this, or any other Website. Upon learning of its existence, we will take appropriate steps to delete any Personal Information of persons less than 13 years of age that might have been collected without verified parental consent.