Privacy policy

By Jennifer Frost · March 26, 2012

This privacy policy sets out how GrammarCheck.net uses and protects any information that you give GrammarCheck.net when you use this website.

GrammarCheck.net has always been committed to maintaining the accuracy, confidentiality, and security of your personal and corporate information.

We have established Privacy Principles to govern our use of customer information.

GrammarCheck.net does not sell, share or distribute Customer Information to any third party organization.

What information do we collect?

We do not keep records of the texts that you enter on our website.

We also do not collect any other personal information, except your email address when you signup to our free newsletter. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time, by clicking on the ‘Unsubscribe’ link at the bottom of one of our emails.

GrammarCheck.net is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

GrammarCheck.net may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 1.1.2012.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that our servers are secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure any data that you enter into our website.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Accountability

GrammarCheck.net is responsible for maintaining and protecting customer information under its control.



Identifying Purposes


The purposes for which customer information is collected shall be identified before or at the time the information is collected. 


Consent


The knowledge and consent of the customer are required for the collection, use or disclosure of customer information except where required or permitted by law.



Limiting Collection


The customer information collected must be limited to those details necessary for the purposes identified by GrammarCheck.net Information must be collected by fair and lawful means.



Limiting Use, Disclosure and Retention


Customer information may only be used or disclosed for the purpose for which it was collected unless the customer has otherwise consented, or when it is required or permitted by law. Customer information may only be retained for the period of time required to fulfill the purpose for which it was collected.



Accuracy


Customer information must be maintained in as accurate, complete and up-to-date form as is necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it is to be used. 


Safeguarding Customer Information


Customer information must be protected by security safeguards that are appropriate to the sensitivity level of the information.

Openness


GrammarCheck.net is required to make information available to customers concerning the policies and practices that apply to the management of their information.

California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.

Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to our privacy policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page, and/or update the Privacy Policy modification date below.

This policy was last modified on 25. November 2014

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