PRIVACY NOTICE

Last updated February 11, 2023

Privacy Policy for Semesterpad

At SemesterPad, we prioritize the privacy of our users and are dedicated to safeguarding your personal information. This privacy policy outlines the types of data we collect, how we utilize it, and the measures we take to ensure the protection of your information. By using our website and services, you consent to the collection and use of information as described in this policy.

This policy is designed to align with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for users within the European Union (EU) and applicable privacy laws in the United States.

Information Collection and Usage

We gather various forms of data for distinct purposes, including enhancing and providing our services. The types of information we might collect encompass:

a. Personal Identifiable Information (PII): When you create an account, make a purchase, or subscribe to updates, we may collect personal details such as your name, email address, postal address, and contact number.

b. Payment Information: To process transactions, we collect payment-related data like credit/debit card numbers or PayPal account specifics. It's important to note that we do not retain this data on our servers; it is securely processed by third-party payment processors.

c. Usage Data: We may gather information about your interaction with and usage of our website, including your IP address, device details, browser type, and browsing patterns.

 

Utilization of Your Information

 

We employ your information for various purposes, including:

a. Processing orders and delivering customer support

b. Tailoring your browsing experience and refining our services

c. Sharing news about promotions, offers, and updates

d. Analyzing usage data to identify trends and enhance our website

e. Ensuring the security and integrity of our website and services

f. Adhering to legal obligations and regulations

 

Data Protection

 

We enforce suitable security measures to guard your personal information against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure, or destruction. These measures involve:

 

a. Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology for encrypted data transmission

b. Limited access to personal information for authorized personnel and contractors

c. Routine security evaluations and updates to uphold a high level of protection

 

Data Retention

We retain your personal information for as long as it's necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected, adhere to legal responsibilities, or settle disputes. Once the data is no longer required, we securely delete or anonymize it.

 

Your Rights:

In line with GDPR and pertinent US privacy laws, you possess specific rights regarding your personal information:

 

a. Access: You can request access to your stored personal data.

b. Correction: You have the right to rectify inaccurate or incomplete personal data.

c. Deletion: You may request the deletion of your personal data, subject to certain conditions.

d. Restriction: You can request the limitation of processing your personal data in specific instances.

e. Data Portability: You may request a structured, commonly used, and machine-readable copy of your personal data.

f. Objection: You can object to the processing of your personal data for direct marketing purposes.

 

To exercise these rights, kindly contact us using our request form.

 

Third-Party Services:

We might share your data with trusted third-party service providers to aid us in providing, enhancing, and maintaining our services. These providers are obligated by contract to uphold the confidentiality and security of your data and are prohibited from utilizing it for any other purpose.

 

Changes to This Privacy Policy:

We maintain the right to revise or modify this privacy policy at any time. We urge you to periodically review this policy to remain informed about our privacy practices.