Privacy Policy

Updated on January 15th, 2018

Studypeep (hereinafter referred to as “Platform”, “we”, “our” and “us”) is always committed to maintaining the accuracy, confidentiality, and security of the Personal Data of each user and is a privacy conscious organization.

The term “website” used in the present provisions is a reference to studypeep.com.

The term “Services” means the technical and marketing services are being provided by Studypeep to enable and facilitate marketplace for Users of the Platform.

  1. Information we may collect from you

Once you interact with the website, such as register your personal account on the Platform and use our Services via a browser on another electronic device, the Personal Data begins to be automatically obtained:

a.1) Obligatory regarding our users:

  • The e-mail address,
    • The date and time of registration, the date and time of atutorization on the Platform and  the details of visits to our site, including access time
    • The source of arrival on the Platform,
    • The country, region and city,
    • The password and the Username
    • The IP address

We also gather certain information in connection to your interaction with our Services automatically and store it in log files. This information may include:

  • Internet protocol (IP) addresses, cookies, browser type, Internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and/or clickstream data, device ID or unique identifier, device type, ID for advertising, and unique device token.
  • Location information.
    • Computer and connection information such as statistics on your page views, traffic to and from the sites, referral URL, ad data, your IP address, your browsing history, and your web log information.
  1. Cookies

We use Cookies, Web beacons and other similar technologies to gather information about the webpages you view, the links you click and other actions you may take when using our Platform.

“Cookies” are small text files stored by your web browser when you use websites.

For more information about using Cookies and how you can control Cookies please review our Cookie Policy.

  1. For what purposes we use your Personal Data?

We collect and use your Personal Data with your consent to provide you with access to the Platform and our Services, contact you about your account and our Services, and to detect, prevent, mitigate and investigate fraudulent or illegal activities. The personal information you submit to us may be used to manage our relationship with you, including any of your requests, or to customize or improve the Platform and related Services offered to you. In particular, but not limited to, we may gather your Personal Data for:

  • Verifying your identity;
  • Verifying your eligibility to become a tutor by creating a tutor gig.
  • Processing your registration as a user, and maintaining and managing your registration;
  • Providing you with customer service and responding to your inquiries, claims or disputes;
  • Facilitating communication between users of the Platform, assessing a compliance of withdrawal requests from tutors;
  • Assessing account security and transaction risks of users, detecting and preventing fraud and other security incidents;
  • Personalizing our communication with users based on the Order history and browser records, and performing research or statistical analysis in order to customize and improve the content and layout of the Platform;
  • Internal record keeping, billing, accounting and market research purposes;
  • Developing and marketing our Services in accordance with applicable laws;
  • Providing you location based services (such as advertising, search results, and other personalized content based on your general location information);
  • Notifying you about important functionality changes and alterations to the Platform (including changes to this Privacy Policy)

Personal Data collected for the purposes specified in this Privacy Policy shall not be processed in any way incompatible with these legitimate purposes or legal requirements: your Personal Data is used only for above-mentioned purposes, unless it is required or permitted by law.

  1. Data Retention period

We retain personal information for as long as your account is active or as necessary for the duration of the purposes outlined in this Privacy Policy. Notwithstanding the duration of the purposes or the status of your account, we may retain your information if necessary to comply with our legal or professional obligations, enforce our agreements, or resolve disputes.

  1. Children’s privacy protection

We understand the importance of protecting children’s online privacy. We consider our platform to be of general audience and is not designed for or intentionally targeted at children under the age of 16. If a children has provided us with Personal Data without parental or guardian consent, the parent or guardian should contact [email protected] to remove the information.

  1. Third-party websites

We are not responsible for the protection of the User’s privacy on websites of third parties, even if such websites are accessed by the User through links provided on this website. We recommend to review carefully privacy policies of each website different from https://studypeep.com/.

  1. What measures do we apply for the information security?

We have in place reasonable commercial standards of technology and operational security and appropriate legal measures to protect all personal information provided by Users from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, risks of loss, misuse or unlawful erasure, as well as from any other unauthorized form of processing.

For registered Users of the Platform the Personal Data provided is protected by a password. We recommend that you do not disclose your password to anyone. If you share a computer with others, you should not choose to save your log-in information (e.g., user ID and password) on that shared computer. Remember to sign out of your account and close your browser window when you have finished your session.

We kindly ask you to note that we cannot guarantee the privacy or security of your Personal Data once you provide it for any third party and we encourage you to evaluate the privacy policy before deciding to share your Personal Data.

  1. Disclosure of information to third parties

We may disclose and transmit (whether within or outside the jurisdiction of the Studypeep that is the Controller) your Personal Data to our business partners, to hosting providers and SMS-providers engaged by us to assist us to provide Services for you or who otherwise process Personal Data for the purposes described in this Privacy Policy or notified to you when we collect your Personal Data.  Your personal information may also be disclosed to employers of Studypeep and legal consultants in order to respond to your requests or inquiries.

We do not have an access to the full financial information provided by you entering in transaction (please see the provisions 1.a.1 and 1.b.1 of this Privacy Policy). The financial institutions you have chosen process and have an access to the full pack of your financial data you provided during the transaction.

All of these disclosures may involve the transfer of personal information to countries or regions without data protection rules similar to those in effect in your area of residence.

By providing information, you are consenting to the disclosures described above.

  1. Changes to this Privacy Policy and future developments

We continually improve and update our Platform to enhance your experience and the Services we provide for you. As a result, our Privacy Policy continues to evolve. As soon as we implement new technology or provide new services, we will update our Privacy Policy accordingly. We encourage you to refer to this page on an ongoing basis for our most current Privacy Policy and practices.

If our information practices change at any time in the future, we will post the policy changes on this page including the effective date of the amended version of the Privacy Policy and such modified or amended Privacy Policy shall be effective as to you and your information as of that effective date. If we make any material changes we will announce it and notify you by means of a notice on this Platfrom’s website.

  1. Final provisions

10.1 We may scan messages automatically and check for spam, viruses, phishing and other malicious activity, illegal or prohibited content or violations of our User Agreement, this Privacy Policy and the Cookie Policy.

10.2 We may process and retain your Personal Data on our servers and elsewhere in the world where our data centers are located.

10.4 You can visit this website not providing any information about yourself, however, if you want to use the Services of the Platform, we will ask you to provide your Personal Data and to carry out established identification procedures. If you not register on the Platform, we do not collect your Personal Data, however, your Personal Data may be gathered by Google Analytics.

10.5 By visiting our Platform and/or using the Services of the Platform, you acknowledge and confirm that you have read the Privacy Policy, understand it and agree with it. We kindly ask you to note that when visiting this website, you have a responsibility to make sure that you are familiar with the latest version of the Privacy Policy that applies to you at the time you are visiting the website.