Privacy policy

PRIVACY POLICY

  • 1. GENERAL INFORMATION

WebTeachers.eu is owned and operated by SIA “Language School” ("WebTeachers," "we," or "us"). We provide this Privacy Policy to explain our practices regarding the collection, use, disclosure, and protection of information that apply to our Services, as well as your choices regarding the collection and use of your data and information. Capitalized terms that are not defined in this Privacy Policy have the meaning given them in our Terms of Use. By using our Service, you consent to the data practices prescribed in this statement. By visiting or using the Website or Services in any manner, you acknowledge that you accept the practices and policies outlined in this Privacy Policy, and you hereby consent that we will collect, use, and share your information in the following ways.

In order to show our firm commitment to strong business practices we publish this privacy statement. We know that our Users (“you,” “your”) care about how their personal information is used and shared, and we take your privacy seriously. We believe that good business relationships are built over time by way of honesty and trust. That is why the privacy of your information is extremely important to us. This means that we are committed to protecting your privacy so that your experience with WebTeachers is a pleasant and secure one.

This Privacy Policy covers our treatment of personally identifiable information and data ("Personal Information") that we gather when you are accessing or using our Services. "Personal Information" means any information that may be used to identify an individual, including, but not limited to, a first and last name, home or other physical address, an email address, phone number, IP address or other information that relates or may be related to you. By using paid aspects of the Services, you may be required to share billing and payment information with our third-party payment processor, and you expressly agree to the use of your billing and payment information by any such third-party payment processor. Our policy at WebTeachers is that all Personal Information you provide is private and confidential and will not be shared, rented, sold or distributed in any manner to any other person, company or organization. This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that we do not own or control, or to individuals that we do not employ or manage. You can rest assured that we take all possible measures to provide you with secure experience.

We ask and collect Personal Information when you register for a User account with the Services, or if you correspond with us (in which case we will also retain our responses). We may also retain any messages you send through the Website and may collect information you provide in User Content that you post to the Services. We may receive Personal Information about you from third parties. For example, if you access our Website or Services through a third-party connection or log-in, for example, through Facebook Connect, etc., that third party may pass certain information about your use of its service to WebTeachers. This information could include any information that you have permitted the third party to share with us, and any information you have made public in connection with that service. You should always review, and if necessary, adjust your privacy settings on third-party websites and services before linking or connecting them to our Website or Services.

 

We process, for instance, the following sets of your personal data: your identification data, contact information, payment information; information relating to the use of our Services and their relevance to your needs, etc.

We process the sets of your personal data for the specific purposes, for instance:

  1. to provide the respective Services to you,
  2. to contact you and inform about any changes in our Services;
  3. to process the requests and complaints received from you;
  4. to ensure supervision over Agreement performance;
  5. to provide special offers to you, including personalized offers and other notifications.

We do this in one of the following cases:

  1. to enter into and perform an Agreement in order to provide the respective Services to you or,
  2. for us to perform the legal obligation or,
  3. based on your consent or,
  4. to implement our or a third-party legitimate interests.

Your account is protected by a password for your privacy and security. You must prevent unauthorized access to your account and Personal Information by selecting and protecting your password and limiting access to your computer or device and browser by signing off after you have finished accessing your account. We endeavor to protect the privacy of your account and other Personal Information we hold in our records, but we cannot guarantee complete security. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors, may compromise the security of User information at any time. The Services may contain links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies and/or practices on other websites.

We do not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 16 or allow such persons to register for the Services (as that term is defined in our Terms of Use). If you are under 16, please do not attempt to register for the Services or send any information about yourself to us. If we learn that we have collected personal information from a person under age 16 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible.

  • 2. USE OF COOKIES AND SIMILAR TECHNOLOGIES

WebTeachers uses cookies to provide efficient operation of the website, to provide online services and to collect data on website usage and visitors’ activities.

We also collect and use information about your interactions with the Services in a manner and format that does not identify you as an individual ("Non-Personally Identifiable Information"). We may collect, use, and disclose the following types of Non-Personally Identifiable Information:

Analytics information: We use third-party analytics tools to help us measure traffic and usage trends for the Service. These tools collect information sent by your browser as part of a web page request, including the web pages you visit, your browser add-ons, your browser's width and height, and other information that assists us in improving the Services. We may collect and use this analytics information together with your Personally Identifiable Information to build a broader profile of our individual Users so that we can serve you better.

2.1. What are cookies?

Cookies are a piece of information in the form of a small text file (it often only contains a string of numbers and letters identifying your device, but it may contain other information as well), which the browser (e.g., Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, etc.) of the used device (computer, tablet, mobile phone or other device) stores in its hard drive according to its settings to improve the functionality of our website and to facilitate the use of WebTeachers website for other users.

The server of WebTeachers creates cookies and determines the information contained by them, and it may use cookies every time when the website is visited. A cookie may be considered to be an identification card of the user, which provides the web page with information during each future visit. Cookies store the information previously searched for on the website, language, font size selection and other information, which improves convenience of use for website users. Cookies are not dangerous and may not be used to spread computer viruses. When cookies are stored in the hard drive of the device, they cannot access and read other information stored in the respective hard drive, obtain e-mail addresses etc. Cookies only contain and transfer information to the server to the extent allowed by the user.

2.2. Which cookies do we use and for what purposes?

To improve the functionality of the WebTeachers website and facilitate use of the Services, we use the cookies referred to below.

Session or temporary cookies

They are stored in the memory of the device and only exist until (they are automatically deleted) the internet browser is closed, i.e. use of the internet is discontinued. These cookies help to identify how the user of the respective device moves from one page to another by remembering the activities performed on the previous page and provide security or basic functionality of the website.

Permanent cookies

They are used in the hard drive of the device and are not deleted when you close the internet browser of the device. Permanent cookies identify the website user as a user of the WebTeachers Website and later, upon returning to the website, help remember information on the user and activities previously performed on the website. Cookies will be stored in the device for a certain period depending on the type of cookie. Cookies of this type are used to analyze the number of website visitors, average time spent in a particular website section, how the user got to the website and how it is used. By analyzing the obtained data, we can improve the functionality of the website. Sometimes, permanent cookies are used on the website for direct advertising by taking into account device browsing history.

WebTeachers website uses following cookies:

  1. mandatory cookies — necessary so that the visitor may use the features of our Website and identify themselves;
  2. functional cookies — enables our Website to remember choices made by the visitors (e.g., user's name, used language etc.), therefore improving and personalizing the website;
  3. performance and analytical cookies (third party cookies) — collect information on how the visitor uses our website, which sections they visit most often and ascertains whether they receive error notifications;
  4. target audience cookies (third party cookies) — enables us to target the website visitor by placing our promotional offers in other websites.

WebTeachers uses cookies of third parties, such as Google, to make advertisements and optimize marketing communication. Third party advertisers use the cookies stored on the device of the website visitor to assess the efficiency of the advertisement and personalize the content of advertisements displayed to the website visitor. Information collected by third party advertisers may include data such as geographical location data (derived from the IP address).

Is it possible to control cookies, withdraw from their use and remove them? What will the consequences be?

The latest versions of all the most popular browsers (e.g., Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Opera etc.) enable the users to control cookies by changing the browser settings of the device. The users themselves may make settings in the browsers of their devices by accepting or rejecting all or certain cookies or receive information on the transmission of new cookies to the device. To do this, the user must activate the existing settings in the browser of their device (they are usually located in the section "Help", "Tools" or "Edit").

However, it must be noted that when cookies are rejected or disabled, the user cannot use all the features offered by WebTeachers website fully and conveniently.

2.3. Other information

WebTeachers operates a strict anti-spam policy. All emails sent to our Users are legitimate and are in regard to the User account, and to inform them of opportunities open to them. All Users reserve the right to request that these emails be stopped and are to contact us directly for this to be fulfilled or unsubscribe by clicking the link in the bottom of an email.

We may amend this Privacy Policy from time to time. Use of information we collect now is subject to the Privacy Policy in effect at the time such information is used. If we make changes in the way we use Personal Information, we will notify you by posting an announcement on our Website or sending you a message. You are bound by any changes to the Privacy Policy when you use the Services after such changes have been first posted. We operate using IP addresses to help diagnose problems with our servers. Your IP address is used to help identify you and your account.

If you have any other questions or concerns regarding data privacy and security, please do not hesitate to contact our support team by sending your questions to . Our representatives will be more than happy to assist you.