Information Collection and Use
You can generally visit our Site without revealing any personally identifiable information about yourself. However, to register for an account or to otherwise use certain functionality of the Site, we may invite you to contact us with questions or comments or request information or complete a profile or registration form. Due to the nature of some of these activities, we may collect personally identifiable information such as your name, e-mail address, password, school attended, grade level, applicable course textbooks used and any other contact information that you voluntarily transmit with your communications to us. We also may collect information about you and your use of our Site and services. When and if applicable, we may collect information for billing purposes, such as credit card information or PayPal account information.
We may use your personally identifiable information to register you to use our services, contact you to deliver certain services or information you have requested, verify your authority to enter our Site, improve the content and general administration of the Site and our services and provide you with notices regarding our services. We may use your billing information to process your payment and to perform related billing functions.
Virtual Nerd recognizes the privacy interests of children and we encourage parents and guardians to take an active role in their children’s online activities and interests. This Site is not intended for children under the age of 13. Virtual Nerd does not target its services or this Site to children under 13. Virtual Nerd does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13.
We may use small text files called cookies to improve overall Site experience. A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. Cookies generally do not permit us to personally identify you.
The Site may track information that will be maintained, used and disclosed in aggregate form only and which will not contain your personally identifiable information, for example, without limitation, the total number of visitors to our Site, the number of visitors to each page of our Site, browser type, External Web Sites (defined below) linked to and IP addresses. We may analyze this data for trends and statistics in the aggregate, and we may use such aggregate information to administer the Site, track users’ movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use.
Links to Third Party Sites
We may employ procedural and technological measures, consistent with industry practice. Such measures are reasonably designed to help protect your personally identifiable information from loss, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction. Virtual Nerd may use encryption, secure socket layer and other security measures to help prevent unauthorized access to your personally identifiable information.
Updating Personally Identifiable Information
Virtual Nerd provides you with the ability to review and update the registration information that you provide to us by accessing and modifying this information on your user profile page.
Users Outside of the United States