Links to Other Websites (Third Party)
Accumulation of Personal Information and their Usage
We take the following as the examples of Personally Identifiable Information; however there may be others too: first name and last name, email ID, residential address, contact number, date of birth, credit card information and some other information like Social Security Number. It is strongly recommended here not to use your Social Security Number or any other important ID as a user ID for this site or others.
No Personally Identifiable Information is collected by MBAEntrance.com except in a case where the information is provided voluntarily which is used to serve the needs of the users of the websites and also for the legitimate purposes of the site. Some examples where we use certain Personally Identifiable Information are: this information can be used to so as to respond, the information is also used to make the website better for user’s use or for the marketing and promotional purposes of the site. However, the information once provided to our site will be treated confidentially within the company only since we are pledged to protect other confidential information. It is up to you not to offer certain information but thus you might not be able to take the full advantage of many of features offered.
Posting of Personally Identifiable Information to a Public Area
Here it must be noted that any Personally Identifiable Information which is deliberately posted to public area of the website by the user such as a posting to a chat room might be collected and others might take advantage of it. Here the company is not responsible for the usage of the information as we can’t prevent this.
Sharing and Disclosure of the Information
Leaving aside the case as particularly mentioned in the statement, the policy of the company is not share the Personally Identifiable Information collected via the site with the third parties; however the information can be shared with affiliates of the (Name of the company) and other companies who are working for us under contract and offer services that complement ours.
Others situation where Personally Identifiable Information can be disclosed:
- In response to court order or legal process to the extent needed in performing required legal action
- For protecting the security of the user as well as of others, consistent with appropriate laws
- In case of selling, joint venture or some transfer of some or all of (Name of the company)’s assets
We exercise commercially required care for not to share any of personal information of the user to third parties leaving the cases where the prior approval is taken.
A third party service can be taken to collect anonymous visitors to the site such as IP addresses, types of browsers like Internet Explorer or Netscape, pages referred or visited or the number of time spent on a specific site.
This information collected via third parties is used:
- For statistical evaluation of web page traffic patterns
- To keep watch over the site and servers
- Third parties who are given the right are allowed to audit our services
- For internal purposes of the website to take marketing decisions
A Note to Parents, Teachers and Students:
We encourage parents, guardians and teachers to spend time with their children or students in case they are less than of 13 years of age whenever they are engaged in the on-line activities. Personally Identifiable Information will never be requested from a child in any of our public posting areas. We do not need Personally Identifiable Information of a child more than needed to take part in the on-line activity. No Personally Identifiable Information should be posted by any child without the consent of his/her parent or guardian. Parents are requested to help us in safeguarding the privacy of their children by instructing them never to offer Personally Identifiable Information not only on this site but also on any other site without their prior permission.
Children are also requested not to provide their full name, email ID, residential address, contact number or any other Personally Identifiable Information that enable us to contact them online or offline without asking permission from their parent, teacher or guardian.
We do not deliberately collect any of the Personally Identifiable Information on the site eight directly or indirectly unless the information is provided voluntarily by a child as the information can be sent to us via “contact us” link on the site or a public posting area in case the feature is available.
If an e-mail is sent to us via “contact us” by a child from a chills-directed area and we are able to identify the user as a child, then in this situation any personally identifiable information will be used only for once by us on a one-time basis. Additionally, we come to know that a child is sending or posting Personally Identifiable Information on any of the area of our site, we will take proper commercial reasonable steps to delete such type of personal information before it is made public.
A child’s Personally Identifiable Information can be disclosed under the situation where it is believed that is mandatory to identify, contact or take action against someone causing injury to or interfering (either deliberately or unknowingly) right or property of the company or where other users or anyone else may get harmed due to such activities. Personally Identifiable Information can also be disclosed where we believe in good faith that the information is actually needed by the law.
Collecting and Using Information from Cookies
"Cookies" are used by our site to get certain types of information whenever your web browser accesses the site. Cookies are actually textual identifiers which a re transferred to the hard drive of your system by our systems via your web browser; thus we are able to identify your browser. However, if you want you can disable "cookies".
"Cookies" are not used by us to get Personally Identifiable Information of the users before the user registers with our site and opts-in affirmatively. Once a user registers with us and provide us with the personal information for getting more information from us, then only we collect information collected by cookies and use it for marketing purposes to you in accordance with our policy. If you are not willing to receive e-mail or any other marketing communication from us you can opt out from that.
In conjunction with cookies, web beacons may also be used by us to keep track over response rates to specific e-mail communications which is opted by the user to receive from us. In case, the user has registered with us, certain personal information can be collected in connection with the web beacon comprising the referring e-mail ID. But the information collected is not shared with third parties at all.
MBAEntrance.com reserves all the rights to monitor the use of the website by the users to ensure that the user is complying with terms and conditions of the usage of the site in its sole discretion to cease your access to the site.