The Story To College, Inc. (“Story To College”) website (“Site”) is a Site on the Internet where high school students, their parents, teachers, and schools access tools and strategies for completing successful college application essays and interviews.
I. WHAT INFORMATION IS COLLECTED
II. INFORMATION USE
We may use the information we collect from and about you for any of the following purposes:
- To fulfill your requests for products and services;
- To provide you with targeted offers, Site content, and advertising on the Site;
- To contact you with information and promotional materials;
- To contact you about courses and other services you have enrolled in and registered for;
- To review Site and product usage and operations;
- To address problems with the Site, our business, products or services; and
- To protect the security or integrity of the Site, and our users and business.
III. CUSTOMER SERVICE
Story To College customers may email us their questions about our services and our Site. Please email us specific questions to info@StoryToCollege.com. We may ask for additional non-personal information to better help us respond to customer service questions. We do not sell, transfer or share this email address with third parties.
IV. USE AND DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION
V. OPT OUT
You may opt out of receiving future communications from us by sending an email to info@StoryToCollege.com.
VI. INFORMATION RECEIVED BY STORY TO COLLEGE
The Story To College website utilizes third party service providers for registrations and related services. These third parties may collect personal information in connection with such services about users or customers and share such information with us.
We are always looking for ways to improve your experience with Story To College. In order to accomplish this goal, we may at times solicit additional personally identifying information from third party marketing organizations. This information, in addition to the information you have already provided, will help us to offer new Story To College products and services.
Additionally, we may use the personally identifying information you disclose to provide you with our marketing materials, and to contact Site users who have asked that Story To College contact them directly about such things as sales and special offers.
VII. COOKIES AND LOG DATA
Unique identifiers such as cookies (which may be html files, Flash files, or other technology), web beacons, or similar technologies (collectively referred to as “Tracking Technologies”) are used to help tailor our content, allow users to move between associated websites without logging into each site, and other purposes related to our management of Story To College and this Site. Cookies are small text files stored locally on your computer that help store user preferences. “Web beacons” or “clear gifs” are small pieces of code placed on websites used to collect advertising metrics, such as counting page views, promotion views, or advertising responses.
In many Internet browsers, you can choose to delete, disable, turn off or reject most Tracking Technologies through the “Internet Options” sub-option of the “Tools” menu option of your browser or otherwise as directed by your browser’s support feature. Additional information on deleting, disabling, rejecting or turning off Tracking Technologies may be available through your browser’s support feature. Please consult the “Help” section of your browser for more information.
Please know that certain areas and features of the Story To College Site can only be accessed in conjunction with cookies or similar devices and you should be aware that disabling cookies or similar devices might prevent you from accessing some of our content.
Log data collected on web servers supplies us with aggregate information about the number of visits to different pages on our Site. We use such aggregate information to improve access to our content based on our visitors’ browsers and operating system types to make our content available to as many users as possible. We do not link the “log data” collected to personality identifying information submitted by users when participating in our activities. Third-party advertising and other service providers may also collect aggregate log data independently from us.
VIII. MINORS AND PARENTAL ACCESS
At Story To College we want to ensure that high school students have a safe online learning experience. Towards that end this Site is solely for the use of students, age 13 and older, as well as their parents, and schools. If you are under age 13, please obtain your parent/guardian’s permission before using this Site.
Story To College has taken reasonable steps to ensure that personality identifying information collected in the future is secure, including limiting the number of people who have physical access to our database servers as well as electronic security systems and password protections which guard against unauthorized access./p>
Story To College may from time to time provide links to other websites that may have their own information collection practices. These other websites are governed by their own privacy policies or information collection practices, which may be substantially different from ours. We encourage visitors to other websites to review the privacy policies and information collection practices of those websites.
XII. COPYRIGHT POLICY
Story To College respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask users of our Site to do the same. In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) and other applicable law, we have adopted a policy of terminating, in appropriate circumstances and at our sole discretion, subscribers or account holders who are deemed to be repeat infringers. We may also at our sole discretion limit access to our Site and/or terminate the accounts of any users who infringe any intellectual property rights of others, whether or not there is any repeat infringement.