Privacy Policy

In our Privacy Policy, we explain the kind of information collected by us when you use our Site or Services, why and for what purpose we gather such information, and if and when it will be shared.

SUMMARY OF KEY PRINCIPLES

We believe it is essential to communicate the key instances in which we use your information and how we protect the privacy of our users. Please read our Privacy Policy in full before using our services.

We usually hold two kinds of information about you:

  • information that identifies you personally, such as your name or phone number
  • information such as your IP address or type of browser that will not identify you personally

Such information will be sent to, retained and processed by our company in the United States of America. If we obtain such information, it will be for the purposes of providing you with our website and associated services, and to gather data about online shopping;

We retain the right to share such information with any authorized third parties, which may include our merchants, advertising and promotional partners, or any third party service providers.

We use cookies so that advertising networks may gather anonymous information on you for supplying their advertisements, and so that we may provide you with our ads (see section III below).

You may opt out of specific activities (see section VI).

Any information you supply will use encryption software and Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), and we make every reasonable effort to keep your information safe.

When you register on our site and become a member, you may alter or correct the information on your account at any time.

You may contact us hereshould you have any questions or concerns about privacy on our site.

Our website and services should not be used by minors under the age of 13.

We retain the right to revise our Privacy Policy at any time and do not accept responsibility if the user fails to check the said policy regularly. You will receive an email notification of any significant changes when they are implemented.

INFORMATION WE COLLECT

We collect two particular kinds of information connected with you:

  • Personally Identifiable Information ("PII");
  • Non-Personally Identifiable Information ("Non-PII").

(a) Personally Identifiable Information: This covers any information identifying you personally. It is collected when you register on our site, or if you take part in any interactive feature on our Sites, for example a promotion, review, or survey. This may include:

  • your name, address, email address, credit card details and phone number if you register on our Sites or participate in a contest;
  • furnish relevant demographic information such as your age, gender, shopping interests and preferences if taking part in a survey or poll;
  • provide a comment or testimonial on our Sites.
(b) Non-Personally Identifiable Information: We obtain specific non-PII from you when you use our Sites, which may include IP addresses, your ISP, information on your browser, the operating system of your device, the third party website of your visit, and what use you make of our Sites in regards to the web pages you visit, and how long you spend on each one.

HOW WE USE & SHARE YOUR INFORMATION

The purpose of gathering PII and Non-PII is so that we may improve your experience of our Sites and Services, and better assist you by answering your questions, fulfilling your requirements, appreciate your needs, and by any other method naturally connected with the situation in which you provided such information. We may disclose PII and Non-PII to:

  1. Our third party service providers;
  2. Our parent company, subsidiary companies, or any other affiliated companies ("affiliated companies") for the purpose of our operations, marketing, or promotions;
  3. Co-promotional participating partners or any other company with which we have marketing or other relationships;
  4. Our other users if you post public reviews, comments or any other information concerning our products or services, or communicate with other users on public forums.

We also use non-PII to learn about the needs of our users, assess site traffic, and provide targeted promotional activities (see "Preference Based Advertising" below). Such information may be used by itself or combined with information we have gathered from other users for the purpose of providing research analysis and other information concerning online shopping for our participating merchants or other clients, or for the media and other interested parties.

SECURITY OF INFORMATION

We make every reasonable effort to maintain the security of your information while it is being transmitted with the use of Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software. This permits us to encrypt the information you provide. In addition, we make use of a secure server hosting location in the US, controlled access, the protection of a firewall, and encryption technology to keep your data safe. Nevertheless, you should be aware that while we do everything possible to protect your PII, we cannot offer a complete guarantee of the security of the information you provide us with, nor will we be liable for the theft, loss, or inadvertent disclosure of your PII. Should any part of your personally identifiable information be compromised, you will receive notification at the last e-mail address you have given to us at the earliest possible time (there may be delays in your receiving such notification while we work to discover the extent of the breach and re-establish reasonable integrity to the system, as well as when notification would obstruct a criminal investigation).

YOUR OPTIONS & OPT-OUTS

When you choose to register as a member of Essayontime.co.uk, you will normally be able to access and revise your account, with the registration information you have given, at any time. Contact us if you are unable to correct any information. You also have the right to delete your account completely, although we reserve the right to keep certain information under restricted circumstances, such as needing to resolve disputes or problems, and enforce our Terms of Use. In addition, some information will never be completely deleted from our databases owing to technical (such as information stored in our "back-up" systems) and some legal restrictions.

You may choose how we use information on you, by opting out of our email distributions, contacting us here, or declining any marketing information from us. You may make such changes via your personal account.

Contact us here should you have questions or concerns regarding privacy at Essayontime.co.uk.

CHILDREN

Children under the age of 13 are not permitted to use our Sites and Services, therefore may not submit any PII to us. Those persons under 18 but 13 or over must seek the consent of a parent or legal guardian to use our site.

REVISIONS

We retain the right to make such alterations to our Privacy Policy as we consider appropriate in regard to our changing business practices. The new policy will be notified by being posted on our Sites or via email if substantial.

SOLE STATEMENT

Our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use, whether posted on our Websites or through our Services, provide all of the material terms regarding your usage of our Websites and Services. No changes of any kind, or other privacy statement or policy, of any kind, will be valid unless it is posted to our Websites and Services.