ABOUT TEA

THE ENGLISH AFFAIR (“TEA”) is a registered brand with INPI number 547639, owned by Yonara Mateus (NIF 234426640), with the purpose of trading customized services for the development of language private classes.

TEA is committed to maintaining robust privacy protections for its users. Our Privacy Policy (“Privacy Policy”) is designed to help you understand how we collect, use and safeguard the information we collect from you and to assist you in making informed decisions when using our Site or Service.

 

PRIVACY POLICY

For purposes of this Agreement, “Site” refers to TEA’s website, which can be accessed at www.englishaffair.com. “Service” refers to TEA’s services accessed via the Site. The terms “we,” “us,” and “our” refer to TEA. ‘You” refers to you, as a user of our Site or our Service.

By accessing our Site or our Service, you accept our Privacy Policy and you consent to our collection, storage, use and disclosure of your Personal Information as described in this Privacy Policy.

INFORMATION WE COLLECT

We collect “Non-Personal Information” and “Personal Information.”

Non-Personal Information includes information that cannot be used to personally identify you, such as anonymous usage data, general demographic information we may collect, referring/exit pages and URLs, platform types, preferences you submit and preferences that are generated based on the data you submit and number of clicks.

Personal Information includes your name and surname, telephone number, email address, company name, company address, and country, which you submit to us through the registration process at the Site.

Information collected via Technology

To activate the Service you do not need to submit any Personal Information other than your name, surname and email address. To use the Service thereafter, you may need to submit further Personal Information such as the company address, zip code, and fiscal identification number.

However, in an effort to improve the quality of the Service, we track information provided to us by your browser or by our software application when you view or use the Service, such as the website you came from (known as the “referring URL”), the type of browser you use, the device from which you connected to the Service, the time and date of access, and other information that does not personally identify you. We track this information using cookies, or small text files that include an anonymous unique identifier.

Cookies are sent to a user’s browser from our servers and are stored on the user’s computer hard drive. Sending a Cookie to a user’s browser enables us to collect Non-Personal information about that user and keep a record of the user’s preferences when utilizing our services, both on an individual and aggregate basis. For example, TEA may use cookies to collect information such as number of visits of the Site, how and when it is visited.

Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually change your browser to prevent that if you would rather not store the information for future use.

The Cookies used by the Site are:

  • Google Analytics® which is an analytics tool from Google® that interprets level of engagement and usage by you of the Site and its functionalities.
  • WordPress (wordpress admin, wordpress plugins, wordpress logged in modules) aimed at identifying who you are. For further information please hit codex.wordpress.org/WordPress_Cookies.

TEA recommends that you leave the Cookies activated because they allow you to use some of the Site’s coolest features. However, if you do not wish to accept Cookies, you may configure your equipment so that you are warned every time a Cookie is deposited or may deactivate all Cookies through the navigation tool (v.g. Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer).

You may also choose to refuse, delete or accept Cookies through selection of appropriate functions in the “options” or “preferences” sections of the web browser. You should further navigate the “Help” menu of the web browser to properly understand and configure its Cookies preferences.

Refusal of Cookies or their deletion may only cause the Site not to function as properly as usual or some of its features might be disabled.

By using the Site, you consent to the processing of Your corporate data by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. In case you intend to disable tracking of navigation history in the Internet, please disable Google Analytics at www.google.com. However, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of the Site.

In order to further understand what Cookies are all about, understand what Cookies were installed and how can they be managed and/or deleted by you please visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

Children’s Privacy

The Site and the Service are not directed to anyone under the age of 13. The Site does not knowingly collect or solicit information from anyone under the age of 13, or allow anyone under the age of 13 to sign up for the Service.

In case we learn that we have gathered personal information from anyone under the age of 13 without the consent of a parent or guardian, we will delete that information as soon as possible. If you believe we have collected such information, please contact us at hello@englishaffair.com.

HOW WE USE AND SHARE INFORMATION

Personal Information:

Except as otherwise stated in this Privacy Policy, we do not sell, trade, rent or otherwise share for marketing purposes your Personal Information with third parties without your consent. We do share Personal Information with vendors who are performing services for TEA, such as the servers for our email communications who are provided access to user’s email address for purposes of sending emails from us. Those vendors use your Personal Information only at our direction and in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

In general, the Personal Information you provide to us is used to help us communicate with you. For example, we use Personal Information to contact users in response to questions, ask feedback from users, provide technical support, and inform users about promotional offers.

We may share Personal Information with outside parties if we have a good-faith belief that access, use, preservation or disclosure of the information is reasonably necessary to meet any applicable legal process or enforceable governmental request; to enforce applicable Terms of Service, including investigation of potential violations; address fraud, security or technical concerns; or to protect against harm to the rights, property, or safety of our users or the public as required or permitted by law.

Non-Personal Information

In general, we use Non-Personal Information to help us improve the Service and customize the user experience. We also aggregate Non-Personal Information in order to track trends and analyze use patterns on the Site. This Privacy Policy does not limit in any way our use or disclosure of Non-Personal Information and we reserve the right to use and disclose such Non-Personal Information to our partners, advertisers and other third parties at our discretion.

HOW WE PROTECT INFORMATION

We implement security measures designed to protect your information from unauthorized access. We further protect your information from potential security breaches by implementing certain technological security measures including firewalls.

However, these measures do not guarantee that your information will not be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed by breach of such firewalls and secure server software. By using our Service, you acknowledge that you understand and agree to assume these risks.

YOUR RIGHTS REGARDING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

You have the right at any time to prevent us from contacting you for marketing purposes. When we send a promotional communication, the user can opt out of further promotional communications by following the unsubscribe instructions provided in each promotional e-mail.

LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

As part of the Service, we may provide links to or compatibility with other websites or applications. However, we are not responsible for the privacy practices employed by those websites or the information or content they contain.

This Privacy Policy applies solely to information collected by us through the Site and the Service. Therefore, this Privacy Policy does not apply to your use of a third party website accessed by selecting a link on our Site or via our Service.

To the extent that you access or use the Service through or on another website or application, then the privacy policy of that other website or application will apply to your access or use of that site or application.

We encourage our users to read the privacy statements of other websites before proceeding to use them.

CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY

TEA reserves the right to change this policy and our Terms of Service at any time. We will notify you of significant changes to our Privacy Policy by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account or by placing a prominent notice on our site.

Significant changes will go into effect 30 days following such notification. Non-material changes or clarifications will take effect immediately. You should periodically check the Site and this privacy page for updates.

WE OPERATE AND STORE INFORMATION IN EUROPE

This site is subject to European laws, which may not afford the same level of protection as those in your country.

We keep personal information as long as it is necessary or relevant for the practices described in this Privacy Policy. We also keep information as otherwise required by law. At any time you are free to request access to or deletion of your information.

CONTACT US

If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy or the practices of this Site, please contact us by sending an email to hello@englishaffair.com.

 

Last updated: 29/05/2018