CONNECTUS, LLC (Legal References)

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Privacy Policy

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to http://www.studentinfohub.net and ConnectUs, LLC and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to ConnectUs, LLC include http://www.studentinfohub.net, StudentInfoHub and studentinfohub.net. The ConnectUs, LLC website is a messaging, online registration, alerts and ecommerce site. By using the ConnectUs, LLC website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

 

TRUSTe Privacy Program

ConnectUs, LLC is a licensee of the TRUSTe Privacy Program. TRUSTe is an independent organization whose mission is to build users' trust and confidence in the Internet by promoting the use of fair information practices. Because we want to demonstrate our commitment to your privacy, we have agreed to disclose our information practices and have our privacy practices reviewed for compliance by TRUSTe.

If you have questions or concerns regarding this policy, you should first contact us at legal@studentinfohub.net. If you do not receive acknowledgement of your inquiry or your inquiry has not been satisfactorily addressed, you should contact TRUSTe at http://watchdog.truste.com/pvr.php?page=complaint. TRUSTe may serve as a liaison with us to resolve your concerns.

 

Collection of your Personal Information

ConnectUs, LLC may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:

If you purchase ConnectUs, LLC's products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction.

ConnectUs, LLC may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your:

We may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through ConnectUs, LLC's public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.

ConnectUs, LLC encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from ConnectUs, LLC so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. ConnectUs, LLC is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the ConnectUs, LLC website.

 

Use of your Personal Information

ConnectUs, LLC collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.

ConnectUs, LLC may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from ConnectUs, LLC and its affiliates. ConnectUs, LLC may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

ConnectUs, LLC does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

ConnectUs, LLC 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. ConnectUs, LLC may share data with trusted partners to help 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 ConnectUs, LLC, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

ConnectUs, LLC may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within ConnectUs, LLC, in order to determine what ConnectUs, LLC services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within ConnectUs, LLC to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

ConnectUs, LLC 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 ConnectUs, LLC or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of ConnectUs, LLC; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of ConnectUs, LLC, or the public.

 

Automatically Collected Information

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by ConnectUs, LLC. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the ConnectUs, LLC website.

 

Use of Cookies

The ConnectUs, LLC website may 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 ConnectUs, LLC pages, or register with ConnectUs, LLC site or services, a cookie helps ConnectUs, LLC 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 ConnectUs, LLC website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the ConnectUs, LLC 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 ConnectUs, LLC services or websites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

ConnectUs, LLC secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. ConnectUs, LLC uses the following methods for this purpose:

Verisign is an independent, third-party company engaged in the development of digital trust. Verisign provides authentication of Internet services, digital identity, and intellectual property. By clicking on the Verisign logo, the Verisign website will serve up a web page that confirms that ConnectUs, LLC is "Verisign Authenticated."

When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.

 

Children Under Thirteen

ConnectUs, LLC collects personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. ConnectUs, LLC collects this information for the following reason(s): for educational / academic personalization of features and services as well as to effectively link the child to the respective families to secure and govern access.

We provide information about our personal data practices for children on our home page and wherever we knowingly collect personal data from children on our Web site. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website. If you are a parent and you have questions regarding our data collection practices, please contact us using the information provided at the end of this Statement of Privacy.

 

Disconnecting your ConnectUs, LLC Account from Third Party Websites

You will be able to connect your ConnectUs, LLC account to third party accounts. BY CONNECTING YOUR CONNECTUS, LLC ACCOUNT TO YOUR THIRD PARTY ACCOUNT, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOU ARE CONSENTING TO THE CONTINUOUS RELEASE OF INFORMATION ABOUT YOU TO OTHERS (IN ACCORDANCE WITH YOUR PRIVACY SETTINGS ON THOSE THIRD PARTY SITES). IF YOU DO NOT WANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOU, INCLUDING PERSONALLY IDENTIFYING INFORMATION, TO BE SHARED INTHIS MANNER, DO NOT USE THE THIS FEATURE. You may disconnect your account from a third party account at any time. Users may learn how to disconnect their accounts from third-party websites by visiting their "My Account/Settings" page(s). Users may also contact us via email or telephone.

 

Opt-Out & Unsubscribe

We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from ConnectUs, LLC by contacting us here:

 

Changes to this Statement

ConnectUs, LLC will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. ConnectUs, LLC encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how ConnectUs, LLC is protecting your information.

 

Contact Information

ConnectUs, LLC welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that ConnectUs, LLC has not adhered to this Statement, please contact ConnectUs, LLC at:

Address:
ConnectUs, LLC. (DBA StudentInfoHub.net)
2231 Crystal Dr #1000
Arlington, Virginia 22202

Email Address: legal@studentinfohub.net

Telephone number: (703) 560-7777

 

Effective as of August 01, 2017