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Personal identification information
The Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) may collect personal identification information from users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when users visit our site, respond to a survey, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, phone number. Users may, however, visit the HCT site anonymously. The HCT will collect personal identification information from users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personal identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain site-related activities.
Non-personal identification information
The HCT may collect non-personal identification information about users whenever they interact with the HCT site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about users’ means of connection to the site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.
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How does the HCT protect personal information?
The HCT adopts appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of users’ personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on the site.
Sharing users’ personal information
The HCT does not sell, trade, or rent users’ personal identification information to others. The HCT may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above.
Third party websites
Users may find advertisements or other content on the HCT site that link to the sites and services of its partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors or other third parties. The HCT does not control the content or links that appear on these sites and is not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from its site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to the HCT site, is subject to that website’s own terms and policies.
Your acceptance of these terms
By using this site, users signify their acceptance of this policy. If they do not agree to this policy they should not use this site. Users’ continued use of the site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed as their acceptance of those changes.
This document was last updated on January 8, 2015