Information We Collect
We only collect the names of subscribers to our programs and their usernames, passwords, and email addresses. Subscribers can also choose to provide their country or state of residence. We use subscriber information to create subscriber accounts and give subscribers access to our products and services. We never share or sell subscriber information with any third party.
If you contact us to ask a question or provide feedback of any kind, we record the contact information you have provided and the content of your communication so that we can respond to you effectively.
When anyone visits our website, we automatically collect information about the visitor’s Internet preferences such as browser type, requested URLs, IP addresses, and pages visited. We use this non-personal information in the aggregate to monitor the effectiveness of our site and make improvements. No individual visitors can be identified from this information.
We do not see or collect any financial information from subscribers. All financial transactions on our website are handled through Paypal® or Stripe, which have their own privacy and security policies of which you should be aware. In directing you to Paypal® or Stripe, our understanding is that these online payment systems are required not to use your personal information other than to process payment for the subscription services requested by you, and they use standard industry security measures to protect your information.
Links to other Sites
In addition to Paypal® and Stripe, our site contains links to websites operated by other parties. News in Slow® German and Linguistica 360 do not control these websites and are not responsible for their contents or privacy practices. If you are concerned about your privacy on these websites, please read those websites’ privacy policies. Our inclusion of links does not imply any endorsement of the content on those websites or any association with their operators.
We use “cookies” to help subscribers use our website and to improve the quality of our service. Cookies are identifiers that we transfer to subscribers’ computer persistent memory to enable our systems to recognize their browsers and to provide certain features of our site. When subscribers log off our site, the cookies are deleted from their computers. We do not link any information stored in the cookies to any personally identifiable information that subscribers submit while on our site. Subscribers can set their browsers to reject cookies, but doing so may disable certain features of our site.
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How We Protect Your Information
We take commercially reasonable precautions to protect the security of subscribers’ personal information using industry standard measures, but absolute security cannot be guaranteed. It is up to individual subscribers to protect against unauthorized access to their password and computer. News in Slow® German and Linguistica 360® are not liable for the transfer of any personal information resulting from corruption of storage media, power failures, riots, acts of vandalism, sabotage or any other event beyond our reasonable control.