Charlotte Area Tutors is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology
that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy
applies to the Charlotte Area Tutors Web site and governs data collection and usage.
By using the Charlotte Area Tutors website, you consent to the data practices described
in this statement.
Collection of your Personal Information
Charlotte Area Tutors collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail
address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Charlotte Area Tutors also
collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as
your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically
collected by Charlotte Area Tutors. This information can include: your IP address,
browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This
information is used by Charlotte Area Tutors for the operation of the service, to
maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use
of the Charlotte Area Tutors Web site.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information
or personally sensitive data through Charlotte Area Tutors public message boards,
this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Charlotte Area Tutors
does not read any of your private online communications.
Charlotte Area Tutors encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites
you choose to link to from Charlotte Area Tutors so that you can understand how those
Web sites collect, use and share your information. Charlotte Area Tutors is not responsible
for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Charlotte Area Tutors
and Charlotte Area Tutors family of Web sites.
Use of your Personal Information
Charlotte Area Tutors collects and uses your personal information to operate the Charlotte Area Tutors
Web site and deliver the services you have requested. Charlotte Area Tutors also uses
your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services
available from Charlotte Area Tutors and its affiliates. Charlotte Area Tutors may also
contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services
or of potential new services that may be offered.
Charlotte Area Tutors does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
Charlotte Area Tutors may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business
partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases,
your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone
number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Charlotte Area Tutors
may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send
you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All
such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to
provide these services to Charlotte Area Tutors, and they are required to maintain
the confidentiality of your information.
Charlotte Area Tutors does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such
as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
Charlotte Area Tutors keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within
Charlotte Area Tutors, in order to determine what Charlotte Area Tutors services are
the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising
within Charlotte Area Tutors to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested
in a particular subject area.
Charlotte Area Tutors Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice,
only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is
necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process
served on Charlotte Area Tutors or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or
property of Charlotte Area Tutors; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect
the personal safety of users of Charlotte Area Tutors, or the public.
The Charlotte Area Tutors Web site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online
experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page
server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer.
Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the
domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save
you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned
to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Charlotte Area Tutors pages, or
register with Charlotte Area Tutors site or services, a cookie helps Charlotte Area Tutors
to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process
of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses,
and so on. When you return to the same Charlotte Area Tutors Web site, the information
you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Charlotte Area Tutors
features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically
accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies
if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience
the interactive features of the Charlotte Area Tutors services or Web sites you visit.
Security of your Personal Information
Charlotte Area Tutors secures your personal information from unauthorized access,
use or disclosure. Charlotte Area Tutors secures the personally identifiable information
you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from
unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit
card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use
of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Changes to this Statement
Charlotte Area Tutors will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect
company and customer feedback. Charlotte Area Tutors encourages you to periodically
review this Statement to be informed of how Charlotte Area Tutors is protecting your
Charlotte Area Tutors welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy.
If you believe that Charlotte Area Tutors has not adhered to this Statement, please
contact Charlotte Area Tutors at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the