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Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy delineates the process of collection, utilization, and dissemination of personal information when engaging with or making transactions on the website https://www.thegoldenteacher.co (hereinafter referred to as the "Site").

COLLECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

Upon visiting the Site, an automatic collection of specific data pertaining to your device takes place, encompassing details such as the characteristics of your web browser, IP address, time zone, and certain cookies present on your device. Additionally, as you navigate the Site, data is accumulated pertaining to individual web pages or products viewed, the origins of website referrals or search terms leading to the Site, and your interactions with the Site. This accumulation of data procured automatically is defined as "Device Information."

The acquisition of Device Information is achieved through the utilization of the subsequent technologies:

"Cookies" represent data files deposited onto your device or computer, often containing an anonymous distinctive identifier. For comprehensive insight into cookies and their management, refer to http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
"Log files" trace activities transpiring on the Site, capturing data inclusive of your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and chronological stamps.


"Web beacons," "tags," and "pixels" denote electronic files harnessed to document your browsing activity on the Site.


Additionally, during the course of purchasing or attempting to make a purchase via the Site, a collection of specific information is undertaken, encompassing your name, billing address, shipping address, payment particulars (including credit card numbers and e-transfer email address), email address, and contact number. This collection is designated as "Order Information."

The term "Personal Information," as articulated within this Privacy Policy, encapsulates both Device Information and Order Information.

UTILIZATION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

The gathered Order Information is predominantly employed to facilitate the execution of orders placed through the Site, encompassing the handling of payment particulars, coordination of shipping procedures, and the issuance of invoices and/or order confirmations. Furthermore, this Order Information is harnessed for:

Establishing communication with you;
Conducting a screening process on our orders to identify potential risk or fraudulent activities; and
Providing you with information or promotional content concerning our products or services, consonant with your shared preferences.


The Device Information acquired is leveraged to identify potential risks and fraud, specifically in the context of your IP address. Moreover, it is utilized in a broader sense to enhance and optimize the Site, which entails generating analytical insights regarding customer interactions and browsing behaviors on the Site. Additionally, this data is instrumental in evaluating the efficacy of marketing and advertising campaigns.

DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

In the pursuit of optimizing the utilization of your Personal Information, we collaborate with third-party entities. Notably, we engage Google Analytics to gain insight into the manner in which our customers engage with the Site. For a comprehensive comprehension of how Google manages your Personal Information, please peruse https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/.

Should you seek to abstain from the analytics services provided by Google, you have the prerogative to opt-out via https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

BEHAVIORAL ADVERTISING

As elucidated earlier, the Personal Information procured from your interactions with the Site is leveraged to administer targeted advertisements and marketing communications that align with your perceived interests. To acquire a deeper understanding of the mechanisms underpinning targeted advertising, you may refer to the educational resources offered by the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) at http://www.networkadvertising.org/understanding-online-advertising/how-does-it-work.

In an effort to abstain from targeted advertising, the following options are available:

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/settings/?tab=ads
Google: https://www.google.com/settings/ads/anonymous
Bing: https://advertise.bingads.microsoft.com/en-us/resources/policies/personalized-ads

Furthermore, the Digital Advertising Alliance extends an invitation to explore their opt-out platform: http://optout.aboutads.info/.

DO NOT TRACK

It should be duly noted that our data collection and utilization practices remain unaffected by the issuance of a Do Not Track signal from your browser.

RETENTION OF DATA

In the event of placing an order through the Site, the Order Information is retained in our records until a directive to delete said information is received from you. Your personal information will never be sold to third parties.

MINORS

The Site does not cater to individuals under the age of 19.

AMENDMENTS

This privacy policy may undergo periodic updates, incorporating alterations that pertain to operational, legal, or regulatory considerations.

CONTACT DETAILS

For further insights into our privacy practices, inquiries, or to register a grievance, please direct your correspondence to our email address: goldenteachercanada@protonmail.com.

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