2. Account Information
If you choose to create a LocalTutor Member account, you must provide us with some of your basic information, such as your name, password, username, email address, contact information.
If you chose to remain a Visitor, you must provide us with some of your basic information, such as your name, email address and contact information.
If you are a Tutor, you must provide us with some of your basic information, such as your name, criminal background information, profile picture, government issued photo identification, email address and contact information.
3. Contact Information and Exchange of Contact Information
We may use your contact information to send you information about our Services, to market to you, to help with the quality of our Service, to prevent fraud, or abuse, or contact you with any new promotions that we may have.
4. How is this information shared?
You agree and consent, that your basic contact information will be shared amongst the Tutor and the Member and/or Visitor. Conversely, the Member and/or Visitor will also have access to the basic information of the Tutor. The purpose is to provide as much detail as possible about the respective parties.
As a Tutor, your basic information, profile pictures, reviews, are public information. Public information is any information you share with a public audience, as well as information in your Public Profile. Public information is available to anyone on or off our Service and could be seen or accessed through online search engines.
We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so or if you violate our Terms of Service.
6. How do we protect your information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you submit a request, place an order or access your personal information.
These security measures include: password protected directories and databases to safeguard your information, SSL (Secure Sockets Layered) technology to ensure that your information is fully encrypted and sent across the Internet securely or PCI Scanning to actively protect our servers from hackers and other vulnerabilities.
We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.
Yes, cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.
8. Sharing with third-party partners and customers
In general, the third-party providers used by us will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us.
However, certain third-party service providers, such as payment gateways and other payment transaction processors, have their own privacy policies in respect to the information we are required to provide to them for your purchase-related transactions.
For these providers, we recommend that you read their privacy policies so you can understand the manner in which your personal information will be handled by these providers.
In particular, remember that certain providers may be located in or have facilities that are located a different jurisdiction than either you or us. So if you elect to proceed with a transaction that involves the services of a third-party service provider, then your information may become subject to the laws of the jurisdiction(s) in which that service provider or its facilities are located.
If our store is acquired or merged with another company, your information may be transferred to the new owners so that we may continue to sell products to you.
10. How To Contact Us
If you want to send us notices or service of process, please contact us online at localtutor.ca or [email protected]