Scholarbiz Privacy Policy

Use of this web site signifies your acknowledgement and consent to this privacy policy. Please read this privacy policy carefully before using this web site.
Scholarbiz takes your privacy seriously and is committed to safeguarding your privacy online. Because Scholarbiz gathers certain types of personal information from visitors to this web site (e.g. name, e-mail address, and other sensitive personal information), Scholarbiz has developed this privacy policy (the "Privacy Policy") to help you understand the terms and conditions surrounding the collection and use of your personal information.
Guiding Principles:
Scholarbiz’s Privacy Policy has been developed using the following guiding principles:
Scholarbiz collects personal information online primarily to provide visitors with a more relevant experience on this web site. When doing so, Scholarbiz will make every reasonable effort to avoid excessive or irrelevant collection of data. Scholarbiz will take reasonable physical, electronic and managerial measures to safeguard and secure any personal information you provide to it. However, given that electronically submitted data is not 100% secure, Scholarbiz makes no representations or warranties as to the security of any personal information you submit online, which you do at your own risk.
Disclosure of Personal Information
Scholarbiz does not sell, rent, or trade consumer personal information to third parties other than as described in this Privacy Policy. Scholarbiz may disclose certain personal information as follows:
- to business partners, such as third party service providers, agents and affiliated entities in connection with the services that they perform for Scholarbiz;
- to law enforcement agencies for the purposes of investigating fraud or other offences; or
- to Contractors (as defined in the Terms and Conditions) you may potentially transact work or business with.
Scholarbiz will not use or disclose personal information for purposes other than those for which it was collected, except as required or permitted by law, and to provide the features and service(s) you've requested. By using this web site, you agree to share your personal information necessary to execute the features or services associated with Scholarbiz.
Non-Personally Identifiable Data:
Anytime you visit this web site, Scholarbiz may gather certain non-personally identifiable information regarding the means you use to access our site. This information may include the type and version of your browser, your service provider, your IP address and any search engine you may have used to locate the site. Scholarbiz uses this information to help diagnose problems with our server, administer the site, and compile broad statistical data. In addition, Scholarbiz gathers certain navigational information about where you go on this web site. This information enables Scholarbiz to determine which areas of the sites are most frequently visited and helps Scholarbiz to tailor the site to the needs and interests of its online visitors.
Use of Cookies:
Scholarbiz may use a browser feature known as a "cookie." Cookies are small files placed on your hard drive that assist Scholarbiz in providing you with a customized browsing experience. Scholarbiz uses cookies to provide you with the convenience of not having to reenter information, such as user IDs and passwords, multiple times during your visits to this web site. Cookies can also be utilized to help Scholarbiz provide you with information targeted to your interests, based upon your prior browsing on this web site. The "help" section of the toolbar on most browsers will inform you on how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you upon the receipt of a new cookie, or how to disable the use of cookies completely. As this web site has been designed to take advantage of the use of cookies, should you configure your browser to decline their use, certain features of this web site may not function correctly and you may be required to renter any user IDs and passwords more frequently.
Personal Information Voluntarily Provided:
Any personal information you provide to Scholarbiz (i.e. name, e-mail address, etc.) when you enroll in one of Scholarbiz’s e-mail services, request information, or use any of the other interactive portions of this web site may be used to provide you with information you've requested about Scholarbiz, its products and services, or to provide you with special notices. You may opt out of receiving future communications at any time. This data may also be used to tailor your experience on this web site by providing content that is relevant to your interests and geographic region.
In connection with social security numbers you provide, Scholarbiz will: (a) ensure the confidentiality of the numbers, (b) prohibit unlawful disclosures, (c) limit who has access to this information, (d) use established and recognized third party companies to destroy documents with confidential information, and (e) establish penalties for violation of the privacy policy.
External Links:
This web site may contain links to other sites. Scholarbiz is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites. To help ensure the protection of your privacy, Scholarbiz recommends that you review the privacy policy of any site you visit via a link from this web site.
Passwords:
The personal data record created through your registration with this web site can only be accessed with the unique password associated with that record. To protect the integrity of the personal information contained in this record, you should not disclose or otherwise reveal your password to third parties.
Public Forums:
This web site may make chat rooms, forums, message boards, and/or news groups available to its users at various times. Please remember that, unless otherwise stated, any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information in these areas.
Changes to this Privacy Policy
Scholarbiz reserves the right to change and update this Privacy Policy. These changes will be made when appropriate, in a timely manner. Scholarbiz encourages you to examine its Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy from time to time to ensure you are aware of any changes Scholarbiz may have made.
Contacting the Web Sites:
If you have questions concerning this Privacy Policy or the practices of this web site, please contact us.