Last updated and effective as of February 11, 2015.
Web Site Covered
This policy covers LearningMarket.org.
Our site may contain links to other Web sites. The information practices or the content of such other Web sites is governed by the privacy statements of such other Web sites. We encourage you to review the privacy statements of other Web sites to understand their information practices. We are not responsible for the nature, quality or accuracy of the content or opinions expressed on such Web sites, or of the services provided through such Web sites. Such Web sites are not investigated, monitored or checked for quality, accuracy or completeness by us. Inclusion of any linked website on our site does not imply or express an approval or endorsement of the linked Web sites by us, or of any of the content, opinions, products or services provided on these Web sites. Even if an affiliation exists between our site and a third-party Web sites or application, we exercise no control over linked Web sites.
Non-Personal Data: As you navigate this site, we also may collect non-personal information through the use of commonly-used information-gathering tools, such as cookies. Cookies are small files that are saved to, and during subsequent visits to our site retrieved from, your computer or mobile device. The use of these “session” cookies are essential to the operation of our site and is used to simplify your visit.
We also may contract with third party service providers, such as Google Analytics (a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc.), who assign cookies and/or web beacons to conduct site tracking for us and collect information about your visits to our site. The use of these “analytics” cookies are used to provide marketing analytics about goods and services of interest to you, your preferences, how you share information about our products and services with others, and to improve our marketing efforts.
In regards to Google Analytics, the information generated by the cookie about your use of our site (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google, Inc. on servers in the United States. Google, Inc. may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or for processing the information on Google Inc.'s behalf. Google, Inc. will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google, Inc.
For individuals visiting our sites through the use of an international IP address, please note that you must first agree to allow cookies to be installed on your computer to continue visiting our sites. For all users, you can change your browser to prevent cookies or notify you whenever you are sent a cookie. However, if you disable or block cookies on your browser, the features on our site and services may not work correctly. In addition, if you disable or block cookies, you will not be able to make a purchase, set up an account profile or register for a program or event using our site. For further assistance on adjusting your browser settings, please visit: http://www.civicuk.com/cookie-law/browser-settings.
Our site may also contain links, whose related cookies may collect data, but also track your movement and behavior on other sites. We are not responsible for these links, as they are not controlled by us.
Personal Information: We use your personally identifiable information collected from you to perform the services you have requested and for marketing purposes. For example, if you complete an application, request for information, or similar form(s), we will use the information you have provided to contact you about your interest or request. We use such information to improve our service, and for marketing and industry reporting purposes. Once this information is received, reasonable measures are maintained throughout processing to guard the privacy and security of your personal information. For internal purposes, we use this information to communicate with users and provide requested services. We also use your personal information to provide a more personalized experience on our site.
We use credit card information solely to collect payment for services requested/provided. Credit card payments are processed by an authorized, secured third party and we do not retain your personal card information.
We may provide bulletin boards, blogs, or chat rooms. Any personal information you choose to submit in such a forum may be read, collected, or used by others who visit these forums, and may be used by such parties to send you unsolicited messages. You should exercise caution when deciding whether to disclose your personal information in such a manner. We are not responsible for the personal information you choose to submit in these forums nor the communications or acts of third parties who use or view information you have disclosed in such forums.
Non-Personal Data: We use non-personal data collected through your use of our site to administer our site, to perform troubleshooting and help improve the quality and design of our services. We also use non-personal data to analyze trends and statistics, protect the security of our site and evaluate our services. Non-personal data (such as demographic and past transaction information) may be combined with your personally identifiable information from our records and other sources.
We support the right of visitors to choose. For both domestic and international applicants, if you receive a specific email from NASBA regarding special offers, products, conferences or other communications, and no longer want to receive these types of emails from us, please click the “opt out” link located at the bottom of the NASBA email that was sent to you. You may also send an email marked "remove from email list" in the subject line to firstname.lastname@example.org. Once this information is shared with our Communications Department and NASBA has finished processing your request, we will make reasonable efforts to remove personally identifiable information from our databases. Please note that while you will no longer receive communications from NASBA, you may still receive emails containing important or relevant information specific to your individual account.
Sharing of Information Collected
NASBA reserves the right to disclose to third parties information about usage of our site and any related services for purposes including performing services for us with respect to our site as well as our existing and prospective business partners.
Disclosure of Personal Information:
We may disclose personal information collected about you to third parties that we have contracted to assist us.
We may contract with service providers to facilitate our services, to provide services on our behalf, or to perform services that assist us in analyzing how our services are used. These third parties have access to your personally identifiable information; however, they are bound by law or contract to protect your personal information, and can only use your information according to our instruction, in connection with the services performed for us, and not for their own benefit. We do not share personal information with third parties for their own marketing purposes.
Please note that we may also use and disclose information about you that is not personally identifiable. For example, we may publish reports that contain aggregated and statistical data about our candidates or website visitors. These reports do not contain any information that would enable the recipient to contact, locate or identify you.
We may also share your personal information with our third-party partners who may send you information about products and/or services that may be of interest to you.
In addition, we may disclose personal information about you in the following circumstances:
1. To comply with valid legal requirements such as a law, regulation, search warrant, subpoena or court order; and
2. In special cases, such as to investigate, prevent or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, to protect and defend our rights and property, to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of our site, to protect against potential threats to the physical safety or property of any person.
* Please note that we may not provide you with notice prior to disclosure in such cases.
Also, our parent, subsidiary and affiliate companies, entities into which our company may be merged, or entities to which any of our assets, products, site or operations may be transferred, will be able to use personal information we collect and may be one of the transferred business assets.
Users should also be aware that courts of equity, such as U.S. Bankruptcy Courts, may have the authority under certain circumstances to permit personal information to be shared or transferred to third parties without permission. We may share aggregate information, which is not personally identifiable, with others.
You have a right to know about the personal information we collect from you, including the right to correct, amend or delete the information we have on file if it is incorrect. You may also change the status of whether you wish to receive alerts, newsletters and communications at any time. If you wish to exercise these rights, feel free to contact us at email@example.com or by calling 1-866-696-2722.
We use reasonable precautions to protect information about our customers while it is stored on our servers or in transit to our vendors processing on our behalf. We have put in place reasonable safeguards to protect the security, integrity and privacy of the personal information we collect via our site, including Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption. In addition, access to all of our users' information is restricted. Only employees and business partners who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, an application processor or candidate service associate) are granted access to personally identifiable information.
Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. While we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us or through our site.
If you believe credit card and/or password are stolen from or used without your permission on our site, immediately notify your card provider in accordance with its rules and procedures, and contact us. Upon notification, we will further investigate and, if necessary, cancel any verified false transactions and compromised passwords, and will update any affected records.
NASBA does not track its users across third party website. With the exception of state boards of accountancy and/or universities, NASBA does not allow third parties to collect personally identifiable information on NASBA webpages. As such, NASBA does not respond to Do Not Track (DNT) signals set in your web browser.
We do not knowingly solicit data online from or market online to children under the age of 13. If you are under 18, you may purchase products through our site only with the involvement and consent of a parent or guardian.