Privacy

PRIVACY & SECURITY

Our Commitment to Privacy

Bright Spanish values its students and respects their privacy.

This privacy policy describes the personal information we may collect from you, the purposes for which we collect it, how we use it and when we may share it with third parties. This Policy also describes the choices you can make about how we collect, use and disclose your information. Bright Spanish will not collect, use or disclose your personal information other than in compliance with this Policy.

By using the www.brightspanish.com website and/or making online donations, you agree to the terms and conditions of Bright Spanish. If our Policy changes in the future, we will notify our students and website users of any such changes by posting an updated Policy on our website.

Following the posting of such changes, your continued use of the www.brightspanish.com website will constitute your acceptance of these changes and you will be bound by such changes.  If you do not continue to use the www.brightspanish.com website following a change to our Policy but take no other action with respect to your personal information, our use of that information will remain subject to our Policy as it was in effect prior to the change. You are responsible for regularly reviewing this Policy and any changes thereto. 

 

What kind of information does BRIGHT SPANISH collect?

We may collect personal information from you when you save or otherwise provide your personal information to us, such as by registering to classes,  getting notified about new classes,  searching for a class/product, providing information to us, communicating with us by e-mail, or otherwise or if you complete an entry form to  participate in a contest, promotion or survey. As a result of these actions, you might supply us with personal information, such as your name, e-mail and postal addresses, phone number(s), your opinions and individual preferences.

BRIGHT SPANISH website is directed for use by adults. BRIGHT SPANISH does not knowingly collect any personal information from children under the age of 13. Those under age 13 should not use BRIGHT SPANISH’s website or provide BRIGHT SPANISH with any personal information.

For what purposes does BRIGHT SPANISH collect my information?

BRIGHT SPANISH may use your personal information to (i) maintain contact with you and provide you with ongoing personalized service; (ii) communicate with you (via e-mail, post or otherwise) and provide you with promotional materials and additional information regarding our products, services, surveys, contests, promotions and special offers; and (iii) conduct marketing and performance research, to assist us in measuring our customer service, benchmarking our performance and to help us improve our services and product offerings. As provided below, you may always choose not to receive promotional materials or marketing information.

Does BRIGHT SPANISH share my information with thrid parties?

If you visit the www.brightspanish.com website, participate in a contest, survey, promotion or special offer, or shop at any BRIGHT SPANISH Affiliate, we may share your personal information with that BRIGHT SPANISH Affiliate, so that it can communicate with you (whether by e-mail, post or otherwise) and provide you with promotional materials and additional information about its products, services, contests, promotions and special offers that may be of interest to you, or collect and use that information subject to and for other purposes contemplated by this Policy.

We do not sell or rent your personal information to non-affiliated third parties except as permitted by law.

We reserve the right to disclose your personal information as required by law, in response to legal process and law enforcement requests, and as necessary to protect the property, interests and rights of BRIGHT SPANISH and the BRIGHT SPANISH Affiliates.

BRIGHT SPANISH website may contain links to websites operated by third parties.  These websites may collect your personal information.  This Policy does not apply to the practices of third parties and BRIGHT SPANISH does not assume any responsibility for, and by using this website and/or accessing a third party’s website from this website you release BRIGHT SPANISH of any responsibility for, the actions, practices and omissions of third parties. Please check the privacy policy at each site you visit.

How do I exercise my choices about receiving promotional communications?

We want to communicate with you only if you want to hear from us. If you prefer not to receive promotional information from us or other BRIGHT SPANISH Affiliates, please let us know by writing us at info@brightspanish.com. Please be sure to include your full name and the e-mail address you used when you registered with or made a purchase from us. It may take up to 2 weeks to process your mail request, during which period you may continue to receive communications from BRIGHT SPANISH or other BRIGHT SPANISH Affiliates. You may also unsubscribe from BRIGHT SPANISH Email services by using the unsubscribe link situated at the bottom of any promotional message you receive from BRIGHT SPANISH.

What are cookies? How does BRIGHT SPANISH use cookies on its site?

We may use “cookies” to track your preferences and activities on the www.brightspanish.com website or a BRIGHT SPANISH Affiliate’s website.  Cookies are small data files transferred to your computer’s hard-drive by a website. They keep a record of your preferences making your subsequent visits to the site more efficient. Cookies may store a variety of information, including, the number of times that you access a site, registration information and the number of times that you view a particular page or other item on the site. The use of cookies is a common practice adopted by most major sites to better serve their clients. Most browsers are designed to accept cookies, but they can be easily modified to block cookies; see your browser’s help files for details on how to block cookies, how to know when you have received cookies and how to disable cookies completely. You should note, however, that without cookies, some of the website’s functions will not be available, and the user will lose some of the benefits of the site.

How long is personal information retained?

We will keep your personal information only as long as is reasonably necessary for the purposes described in this Policy or such longer period as may be required by applicable law.

How is personal information secured?

We have adopted appropriate measures to ensure the confidentiality of personal information and to safeguard personal information against loss or theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification, in light of, among other things, the sensitivity of the information and the purposes for which it is to be used. Furthermore, each and every BRIGHT SPANISH employee, mandatory or agent must abide by this Policy.

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