Like most website operators, TutorNerd Corporation collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Our purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how our visitors use our Site. Additionally, certain visitors to TutorNerd Site choose to interact with us in ways that require us to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that we gather depends on the nature of the interaction. Those who engage in transactions with us online – by purchasing packages of tutoring hours – are asked to provide additional information, such as the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. TutorNerd also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. We do not use such information to identify our visitors, however, and do not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that we use and disclose personally-identifying information, as described below. A User browsing the Site without registering an account or affirmatively providing personally identifiable information to TutorNerd does so anonymously. TutorNerd may collect personally identifiable information from customers in a variety of ways. Personally identifiable information may include (i) contact data (such as a customer’s name, mailing and e-mail addresses); (ii) financial data (such as a customer’s credit card number); and (iii) demographic data (such as a customer’s zip code, age and income). A User may also provide personally identifiable information about others, such as emergency contact information for notification in the event a situation requires it. If you communicate with TutorNerd by e-mail, post messages to forums, or otherwise complete online forms, surveys or contest entries, any information provided in such communication may be collected by TutorNerd. TutorNerd may also collect information about how customers use our Site, for example, by tracking the number of unique views received by the pages of the Site, or the domains from which customers originate.
If you choose to use our referral service to refer a friend about our Site, we will ask you for your friend’s name and email address. We will automatically send your friend a one-time email inviting him or her to visit the Site. TutorNerd stores this information for the sole purpose of sending this one-time email and tracking the success of our referral program. Your friend may contact us at email@example.com to request that we remove this information from our database.
It is TutorNerd policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect through the Site, e-mail, phone, or any other communications we have with you. We treat the confidential information you share with us, such as students’ academic performance and any financial information, with the utmost respect. TutorNerd will not disclose student records with third parties under any circumstance, except as specifically set forth in this
We may, however, share a student’s information with the tutor(s) who may or will be providing tutoring to the student so that they may evaluate the engagement and personalize and tailor the tutoring to the student. In each case, we collect such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with TutorNerd. We do not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below in the section “How TutorNerd Uses Information”. Visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site-related activities.
TutorNerd may use personally identifiable information collected through the Site for the specific purposes for which the information was collected, to contact Users regarding products and services offered by TutorNerd, its parent, subsidiary, and trusted affiliates, and otherwise to enhance Users’ experience with TutorNerd. Out of respect for your privacy, you may choose to stop receiving these marketing emails by following the unsubscribe instructions included in these emails, accessing the email preferences in your account settings page, or you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. TutorNerd may also use information collected through the Site for research regarding the effectiveness of the Site and the business planning, marketing, advertising and sales efforts of TutorNerd, its parent, subsidiary, and trusted affiliates. TutorNerd may disclose personally identifiable information collected from Users to its parent, subsidiary and other related companies, trusted affiliates, independent contractors and business partners who will use the information for the purposes outlined above, as necessary to provide the services offered by TutorNerd and to provide the Site itself, and for the specific purposes for which the information was collected. These companies are not permitted to use your personally identifiable information in any other way. TutorNerd may also disclose aggregate, anonymous data based on information collected from Users to investors and potential partners. Finally, TutorNerd may disclose or transfer personally identifiable information collected from Users in connection with or in contemplation of a sale of its assets or business or a merger, consolidation, or other reorganization of its business.
To the extent applicable, if a User’s personally identifiable information changes (such as a User’s zip code), or if a User no longer desires to receive non-account specific information from TutorNerd, TutorNerd will endeavor to provide a way to correct, update, delete, and/or remove that User’s previously-provided personal data. This can be done by emailing a request to TutorNerd at email@example.com. Additionally, you may request access to the personally identifiable information as collected by TutorNerd by sending a request to TutorNerd as set forth above. We will respond to your request within a reasonable timeframe. We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
TutorNerd may disclose personally identifiable information at the request of law enforcement or governmental agencies or in response to subpoenas, court orders, or other legal process, to establish, protect, or exercise TutorNerd’ legal or other rights or to defend against a legal claim or as otherwise required or allowed by law. TutorNerd may disclose personally identifiable information in order to protect the rights, property, or safety of a User or any other person. TutorNerd may disclose personally identifiable information to investigate or prevent a violation by User of any contractual or other relationship with TutorNerd or the perpetration of any illegal or harmful activity.
TutorNerd discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process transactions on our behalf or to provide tutoring services, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. We take all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration, or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information. Information about each User that is maintained on TutorNerd’ systems is protected using industry standard security measures. We follow generally accepted standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once it is received. If you have any questions about the security of your personal information, you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. However, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable, and TutorNerd cannot guarantee that the information submitted to, maintained on, or transmitted from its systems will be completely secure. TutorNerd is not responsible for the circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures relating to the Site by any User or third parties. Your security is a priority and we strive to provide a safe and secure environment for our customers; however, please note that we cannot guarantee that the information submitted to, maintained on, or transmitted from our systems will be completely secure. If you do not feel comfortable sending your financial/credit card over the Internet, contact us and we will be happy to fill your order over the phone.
Please note that the Site may contain links to other Sites. These linked sites may not be operated or controlled by TutorNerd. TutorNerd is not responsible for the privacy practices of these or any other Sites, and you access these Sites entirely at your own risk. TutorNerd recommends that you review the privacy practices of any other Sites that you choose to visit. from the European Union or other regions of the world with laws governing data collection and use that may differ from U.S. law and User is visiting, accessing, or otherwise using the Site, please note that any personally identifiable information that User provides to TutorNerd will be transferred to the United States. Any such personally identifiable information provided will be processed and stored in the United States by TutorNerd or a service provider acting on its behalf. By providing personally identifiable information to TutorNerd, User hereby specifically and expressly consents to such transfer and processing and the uses and disclosures set forth herein.
We post customer testimonials/comments/reviews on our Site which may contain personally identifiable information. We do obtain the customer's consent via email prior to posting the testimonial authorizing us to post their name along with their testimonial. To request removal of your personal information from testimonials/comments/reviews please contact us at email@example.com
If you apply as a tutor, the profile you create on our Site will be publically accessible unless otherwise indicated.
You can import contacts from your Outlook or other email account address book to invite them to become members of our Site. We collect the username and password for the email account from which you wish to import your contacts, and will only use your personal information for that purpose.
California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits a User that resides in California to request certain information regarding TutorNerd disclosures of personally identifiable information to third parties for such third parties’ direct marketing purposes. If you are a California resident and would like to make such a request, please email TutorNerd at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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