Privacy


This Privacy Policy (“Policy”) describes your privacy rights regarding our collection, use, storage, sharing, and protection of your personal information.

GlobalEducationSource.com understands how important your privacy is to you. Rest assured that your privacy and trust are also very important to us

We collect, store, and use information that you provide directly to us and information we acquire in other ways. Each are detailed below.

Information We Acquire From You Directly.

We acquire information from you when you (a) provide information via GlobalEducationSource.com, including any user accounts, (b) interact with any of GlobalEducationSource.com’s checkouts, (c) participate in any GlobalEducationSource.com questionnaires, surverys, contests, or sweepstakes, (d) communicate or interact with GlobalEducationSource.com customer service (via email, mail, courier, fax, web form, and/or phone) and/or (e) engage in any other electronic or oral conversation with an employee, contractor or agent of GlobalEducationSource.com. Through these channels, you might provide us with information about you, information about the recipient of any merchandise you are ordering and/or having shipped, including, in either case, names, email addresses, postal addresses, phone numbers, genders, birthdays, marketing preferences, personal interests, credit card information, and other financial information, including driver’s license numbers, CPF numbers, and passport information.

Information We Acquire in Other Ways.

We also acquire other information about you when you interact with GlobalEducationSource.com and certain of our features, including user accounts and other accounts, checkouts, questionnaires, surverys, contests, sweepstakes and social media features (“Social Media Features”), such as signing into a GlobalEducationSource.com account using your social media sign-in credentials or otherwise interacting with third party social media features that are enabled on GlobalEducationSource.com. This information may be collected by us or our third party partners through log files and may include your city and country location, your IP address, your browser, mobile device or other device, a unique identifier for your browser or device and details of your usage such as your preferences, “pins”, “likes” and “dislikes”. Another example would include confirmations that we receive when you open an email from us or our partners, if your computer or other device supports that function. We may also collect and track automatically (1) the home server domain names, IP addresses, type of your computer, and type of your web browser, and (2) aggregate and specific information on what pages you access. We may also acquire information about you from our affiliate companies, business partners, other third parties and publicly available information and combine that information (or compare that information) with the information otherwise detailed throughout this Privacy Policy.

What Cookies and Other Technologies Does GlobalEducationSource.com Use?

A cookie is a small file downloaded on to a device when a user accesses certain websites. When you interact with GlobalEducationSource.com or its partners, cookies and other technologies may be used for storing information, and accessing information stored on your devices, such as your computer, mobile device or other device. These cookies and other technologies may include first party cookies (i.e., those placed by the website being visited) and third party cookies (i.e., those placed by a website other than the one being visited), Local Shared Objects (commonly referred to as “Flash Cookies” or “HTML 5 Cookies”) and tracking pixels (including transparent or clear gifs).

Cookies are useful because they allow us to recognize your device and provide you with a high level of service and relevant offers. If you do not wish to have cookies used when interacting with GlobalEducationSource.com or its partners, many web browsers allow you to stop accepting cookies and/or to warn you when a third party is trying to transfer a cookie to you. You can take additional steps to disable or delete similar data, such as Flash Cookies, by modifying the “add-on” settings on your browser.

GlobalEducationSource.com may include Social Media Features, such as the Facebook “Like” button and widgets such as the “Share” button or interactive mini-programs that run on GlobalEducationSource.com. These Social Media Features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our site, and may set a cookie to enable the feature to function properly. Social Media Features and widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on GlobalEducationSource.com. Your interactions with these Social Media Features are governed by the privacy policy of the company providing the Social Media Feature.

How Does GlobalEducationSource.com Use and Share Your Information?

We use and retain your information as needed to provide you services, fulfill your order, comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and for other legitimate business reasons. By way of example, and not limitation, we may analyze transactional data for the purpose of identifying trends, statistics and measurements that could contribute to the enhancement of GlobalEducationSource.com services. Such use could include identifying market sensitivities, and relative market interest in specific product categories. We may also send you satisfaction questionnaires or other surveys to gain marketing information.

We are not in the business of selling your information to others and do not share your information with third parties other than as outlined in this Privacy Policy. However, there are certain situations where we may provide your information to third parties. These third parties are only authorized to use your information in order to provide you services and as otherwise outlined in this Privacy Policy.

GlobalEducationSource.com’s Protection

We will disclose your personal information as required by law, when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process, to enforce or apply our Terms & Conditions and other agreements and to protect the rights of GlobalEducationSource.com.

Other Disclosures

We may disclose your personal information to law enforcement, government officials, or other third parties if: (i) we are compelled to do so by subpoena, court order or other legal process, (ii) we must do so to comply with laws, statutes, rules or regulations, including credit card rules, or (iii) we believe in good faith that the disclosure is necessary to prevent physical harm or financial loss, to report suspected illegal activity, or to investigate violations of any rules, regulations, laws or this Privacy Policy.

Aggregated Content

We may also share “aggregated/blinded” information with our merchant partners, and other third parties. By “aggregated/blinded” information we mean, information from multiple users that contains only postal codes, purchasing amounts, products, brands, categories, merchants involved, timing of transactions/usage and frequency of usage ?with no other private information or identifying information included. In addition, in the event of a merger, acquisition, reorganization, bankruptcy, or other similar events, certain information in our possession may be transferred to our successor or assign.

How Does GlobalEducationSource.com Handle, Store and Secure Your Information?

We take the security of your data very seriously at GlobalEducationSource.com. We use a variety of current technologies and processes to protect your data, including encryption at both the storage and transport level. However, please note that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100{1c80611f0f41451b0fa68fa9bcafa105d547adef8b8723716596990ded366bd4} secure. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. The security of your password is key to the security of your data. We recommend that you do not share, reuse, or store any of your passwords with anyone else.

How Can You Make Choices About Receiving Marketing, Promotional and Other Information?

GlobalEducationSource.com may send you marketing, promotional or other information. In certain cases, when interacting with GlobalEducationSource.com, you may be provided with a choice to opt-in of receiving such information. If you, at any time, choose to opt-out of receiving such information, we will abide by that marketing preference. Moreover, at any time (no matter what you have chosen or informed us of in the past), you may send us an email at optout@GlobalEducationSource.com expressing a marketing preference or updating or requesting the deletion of your personal information — we will abide by that preference and update your personal information accordingly.

If you have previously opted-in to receive such information from us, choosing to opt-out at any future time will not be treated as an opt-out for your marketing preference.

Kindly note that no matter what your marketing preferences are, we may contact you to acknowledge, confirm or fulfill any order that you place, to respond to you or for other legitimate business reasons.

What You Should Understand About Third-Party Advertisers and Links to Other Websites?

GlobalEducationSource.com may include third-party advertising and links to partner websites or other third-party websites. We are not responsible for the content displayed or the practices of any such website. We recommend that you review the privacy policy and terms and conditions of those websites.

Are Children Allowed to Use GlobalEducationSource.com?

GlobalEducationSource.com does not allow anyone under the age of 18 to take part in any of its services. If you are under the age of 18, you must stop using GlobalEducationSource.com now. To be clear, but not to limit to what you are not allowed to do: If you are under 18, you may not make purchases from GlobalEducationSource.com or any of its partners. You may not click through to any of our partners’ websites, and you may not take part in any surveys, surverys or the like.

What are the Terms & Conditions and Dispute Resolution?

If you choose to visit GlobalEducationSource.com and/or use any of GlobalEducationSource.com’s services, your visits and actions, and any disputes over privacy shall be governed exclusively by this Privacy Policy and the Terms & Conditions at www.GlobalEducationSource.com/Privacy.