PLEASE READ THIS PRIVACY POLICY BEFORE PROCEEDING TO USE THIS SITE AND THE SERVICES AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS SITE. IN ALL CASES, WHETHER YOU READ THIS PRIVACY POLICY OR NOT, YOUR USE OF THIS SITE AND ANY OTHER SERVICES AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS SITE SHALL BE SUBJECT TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY.

THE WORD, EXPRESSIONS AND TERMS WITH SPECIFIC MEANING USED IN THIS PRIVACY POLICY SHALL HAVE THE SAME MEANING THAT HAS BEEN DEFINED IN THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS.

Categories of Users:

We give different treatment to different class of users with reference to use of their information. This Site is accessible worldwide to all users without any discrimination. Some users may be interested in the content and information of the Site, and we may term them for reference purposes as “Information Users”. The second category of the users includes the users who use this Site for the purpose of making donations in the prescribed manner and we name them “Donor”. Thirdly kind of users may be referred as “Donee” as they request for the donations in accordance with the Terms and Conditions and other applicable policies of STUMUCH.

Collection of Information:

Information Users.

We don’t retain any personally identifiable information about the Information Users when they visit this Site. We employ two technologies, web server logs and cookies, for the collection of the information about the Information Users.

Web Server Logs:

During the course of use of the Site, we may collect and analyze information about the Information Users’ usage anonymously. Such information includes, without limitation:

  • Technical information about your computer and browser;
  • Links used within the Site and browsing history;
  • Date and time of your use of the Site;
  • Internet service Provider; and,
  • Geographic location from which the Information User is accessing the Site i.e. State and country.

Cookies:

We employ cookies to non-personally identifiable information about the Information Users. The cookie is text-only file that we send to the storage of your computer or device from our servers when you first visit the Site, and such cookie is uniquely assigned to such Information User. When such Information User comes back to the Site, our server recognizes such user uniquely and compiles the information based on the cookie’s findings such as your browsing habits and preferences etc. Such information shall in no case be identifiable or the collection thereof is inimical to the Information Users. We aim by collection of such information to optimize user experience and the services. To this end, we may share such information with our contractors and service providers for statistics purposes.

It is worth noting that not all cookies are useful and may contain virus or similar unpleasant functions. You always have an option to disallow any cookies to come and settle in your computer or device storage by using your browser setting. The cookies we send never contain any harmful functions, but are very essential in the provision of the services available on the Site. We strongly advise you not to disallow our cookies to enjoy our services in full.

Other Technologies:

We may use similar other technologies existing in the market or newly introduced programs and technologies in the provisions of STUMUCH Services. Such technologies may collect or uses information about any aspect of you or your use of STUMUCH Services or any other Internet based services.

Donor User:

In addition to the anonymous information that we receive from the Information User described above, Donors may provide us with the identifiable information at the time of registration or at the time of making donations. The personally identifiable information may, without limitation, include the following:

  • Your name, address and email - retained for record keeping purposes.
  • Your payment method details - partially retained for accouting purposes.
  • Your digital signature for bank payments - retained until trasnactions are processed.

Donee User:

In addition to the anonymous information and the personally identifiable information, we may require further information from the Donee such as the Student Loan Statement, Student Loan Account and such other information that we may require from time to time to verify the identity of the Donee.

All information we collect from the Donee shall be used in the manner described above. The Student Loan Statement and Student Loan Account details shall be used to process the payment to pay the loan of the student by using the donated funds against the Fundraising Campaign.

Other Information:

There may be certain contents and information STUMUCH Users share with us during the course of use of STUMUCH. We treat them with appropriate care and diligence.

Security of Information and Uses:

NO PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION IS SHARED WITH ANY PERSON EXCEPT WITH THE CLOSEST GROUP OF STUMUCH EMPLOYEES TO USE IT ON THE NEED-TO-KNOW BASIS. SUCH EMPLOYEES ARE MADE BOUND BY THE NON-DISCLOSURE AGREEMENT TO MAINTAIN THE CONFIDENTIALITY OF YOUR INFORMATION.

 

All information we collect from the STUMUCH Users are collected, used, stored and disposed of by using highly efficient technological, physical and managerial measures of industry standards so that your information may be protected from any misuse or exploitation.

YOU AGREE AND ACKNOWLEDGE THAT WE MAY USE YOUR INFORMATION TO PROVIDE YOU STUMUCH SERVICES, KEEP STUMUCH USERS’ DATA SECURE AND VERIFIED, PROCESS THE PAYMENTS AND PROVIDE THE INFORMATION TO ANY LEGITIMATE AUTHORITY ON THEIR REQUEST OR VOLUNTARILY ON FINDING THE SUSPICION OF FRAUDS OR ANY ILLEGAL OR CRIMINAL ACTIVITY.

THOUGH WE USE MODERN SECURITY MEASURES TO PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION, WE CANNOT GUARANTEE THAT YOUR INFORMATION IS 100% SECURE AND CAN NEVER BE STOLEN AND MISUSED IN CASE OF CYBER ATTACKS. YOU UNDERSTAND THAT ALL DATA ON THE INTERNET MAY BE STOLEN AND MISUSED BY THE CYBER ATTACKERS AND CRIMINALS. HOWEVER, WE ARE COMMITTED TO REMAIN ATTENTIVE TO SUCH THREATS AND SHALL DO OUR BEST TO FOIL THEIR EFFORTS AND MINIMIZE THE DAMAGE.

Third Party Providers:

STUMUCH also obtains the services of third party providers such as Stripe etc. They have their independent user agreements. You are strongly recommended to read the terms and policies of such providers.

 

Third Party Links:

The Site may contain any third party links that may lead you to any outside domain and may collect information about you. We have no control over their domains and their collection and uses of your information. You are advised to determine and evaluate the consequences of uses and reliance on such third party links. We own no liability for any misuse of your information, time and money or any other loss.

Contact Us:

In case of any query or communication with respect to this Privacy Policy, please feel free to contact us :

Email: support@stumuch.com

Phone: +1 408-396-6078

Last Updated:

12/12/2017