Edbee.com, and its services, products, websites and webpages under the domain name Edbee.com (the “Site”), desktop and mobile applications (each, an “App”), blogs and social media, and all other online-based offerings (hereafter all the foregoing collectively referred to as our “Services”) are owned and operated by Edbee, Inc. (“Edbee”, “our”, “us”, “we”). The term “you” or “your” where appropriate, refers to individual users of the Services (each, a “User”) and/or visitors of the Sites and Apps (each, a “Visitor”).
We are delighted you are visiting our Site and thank you for your interest in our Services. Data protection and data security are very important to us with regard to the use of our Services. We would therefore like to take this opportunity to inform you about the personal data we collect during your visit to our Site or App and use of our Services and how we use your data.
Edbee is an online marketplace that connects Users with other users acting as tutors (“Tutors”). Edbee uses information collected to provide you with the services you request. We may use information collected to provide you with additional information about our Services, partners, affiliates, promotions, and events. Edbee may use information collected to improve its Site, Apps, and Services. Edbee does not share, sell, rent, or trade personally identifiable information with third-parties for their promotional purposes. Edbee may share information collected with other companies that work on Edbee’s behalf. You may update or change your registration information by logging in and navigating to your account page.
Types of Personal Data We May Collect
Edbee may collect the following Personal Data from Users and Visitors:
Cookies & Similar Technologies
The table below sets out how we use different categories of cookies and similar technologies, as well as information on your options for managing the settings for the data collection by these technologies:
Type of Cookie
Required Cookies (Strictly Necessary)
Required—or strictly necessary—cookies enable you to navigate the Site and use its features, such as to login.
Because required cookies are essential to operate the Site there is no option to opt out of these cookies.
Functional Cookies (Non-Strictly Necessary)
Functional—or non-strictly necessary cookies—allow us to remember information you have entered or choices you make (i.e. your login information), and provide enhanced, more personal features.
We use Google Analytics to help us analyze how our Site is used, including the number of visitors, where the Site’s visitors have come from, and the pages they visit. This information is used by us to improve our Site.
To manage the use of functional cookies on the Site, please consult your individual browser settings for cookies. Note that opting out may impact the functionality you receive when using our Site.
To opt of our data collection by Google Analytics, you can download and install a browser add on here .
Targeting or Advertising Cookies (Non-Strictly Necessary)
We use Google Webmaster Tools and Google Analytics to log when users view specific pages or take specific actions on or getting to the Site. Google Analytics specifically allows us to provide targeted advertising in the future.
We may also use Google AdWords as a tool to acquire relevant new clients who are looking for our service and Google AdSense to show our clients other relevant advertising that may assist them while they are using our Site.
To opt of this type of targeted advertising through Google Analytics, you can download and install a browser add on here .
How Edbee Uses Your Personal Data
We use your Personal Data to provide you with the Services, process any requests made by you, communicate with you, identify and fix problems with the Services, and update you regarding changes to the Services and the Edbee and third-party services offered through the Services.
By using the Services, you further authorize the following specific uses of your Personal Data:
Lawful Basis for Processing Your Personal Data
The lawful basis for us processing your Personal Data for the uses described above will typically be because you have provided your consent. Consent is necessary for our contractual relationship. The processing of your Personal Data is required for us to comply with legal obligations and/or is in our legitimate interest.
Sharing of Your Personal Data
Edbee will only share your Personal Data with third-parties in the following circumstances:
Where Edbee has obtained your consent; Where sharing or disclosure of your Personal Data is necessary to provide you with the Services and/or associated services (we may share your personal or personally identifiable information with trusted third-parties who assist us in operating the Site or Apps, or assist in providing the Services or associated services, and conducting our business); Where sharing or disclosure of your Personal Data is necessary to share personal or personally identifiable information with Edbee’s subsidiaries, successors, assigns, licensees, affiliates, or business partners; Where Edbee has been purchased by a third-party; Where sharing or disclosure of your Personal Data is necessary to respond to requests by government authorities; Where your Personal Data is demanded by a court order or subpoena; Where sharing or disclosure of your Personal Data is needed to protect the employees, independent contractors, officers, directors, members, users, or owners/shareholders of Edbee; Where sharing or disclosure of your Personal Data is needed to help prevent against fraud or the violation of any applicable law, statute, regulation, ordinance, or treaty; and Where Edbee is otherwise legally obligated to share your personal or personally identifiable information.
No Liability for Third-Party Services and Third-Party Links
The third-party service providers affiliated with Edbee have their own independent privacy policies governing the use of this information and we encourage you to read those privacy policies carefully. You understand that even if Edbee deletes your Personal Data that it may still be available in a third-party service provider’s database. Edbee has no responsibility or liability for the activities of the third-party service providers used by Edbee to provide you with the services associated with the Services.
Edbee may include or offer third-party products or services on the Website and provide third-party links to the same. These third-party websites have separate and independent privacy policies. Edbee has no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of such third-parties or their websites. We encourage you to read carefully the privacy policies of all such third-party websites. We seek to protect the integrity of the Website and therefore welcome any feedback about any such third-party websites.
Personal Data Transfer and Storage
Your Personal Data is stored and processed on computers and servers in the United States. Through your use of the Site, Apps, or Services, you consent to the processing and storage of your Personal Data and personally identifiable information. You understand that your Personal Data may be transferred to—and maintained on—computers located outside of your state, province, country, or other governmental jurisdiction. If you are located outside the United States and choose to provide Personal Data to us, please note that we transfer your Personal Data to the United States and process it here, and that we may store portions of your Personal Data in the United States.
Users understand and agree that Edbee may continue to store some of your information after you cease use of the service or disable your account. We retain your Personal Data for as long as necessary to provide users with our services or for other important purposes such as complying with legal obligations, resolving disputes, and enforcing our agreements.
Personal Data Security
Edbee uses standard technology to store and help prevent against the unauthorized disclosure of your Personal Data. For example, in order to protect your Personal Data, Edbee uses specific security measures, such as Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol, which encrypts information you input. This is denoted in most web browsers by a small padlock appearing on the bottom bar of the window and the address of the window changing from http:// to https://, indicating a secure connection.
Though we undertake commercially reasonable efforts to protect your information, no website, software, or online service is completely safe. Accordingly, you provide all such information at your own risk
How to Stop Edbee from Collecting Your Personal Data
You can adjust your web browser settings to limit or turn off Cookies or other tracking techniques, or you can cease use of the Site, Apps, or Services. You may contact Edbee with any requests regarding your Personal Data.
EU Users’ Rights Under the GDPR
The GDPR provides Users located in the EU certain rights with respect to their Personal Data collected by us on the Site or Apps. Accordingly, Edbee recognizes and will comply with the GDPR and those rights, except as limited by applicable law. The rights under the GDPR include:
Purchase or Sale of the Site, Apps, or Other Assets
When using the Services, you are obligated to inform Edbee of any changes to your Personal Data, and protect the security of your username, password, and other Personal Data.
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Policy
The Site, Apps, and Services are not intended for or directed to Users under the age of 18 and Edbee does not knowingly or intentionally collect Personal Data from children under the age of 18 Further, we hereby advise all Visitors of the Site or Apps who are under the age of 18 not to disclose or provide any personally identifiable information. If you are concerned that Personal Data may have been inadvertently provided to or collected by Edbee, please contact us immediately so appropriate steps may be taken to remove such information from Edbee’s database.
Contact and Notices
Edbee, Inc. Attention: Privacy Advocate firstname.lastname@example.org
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