Privacy Policy

Please note – privacy policy can be changed at any time.

Information Gathering and Use

thestudentpocketguide.com gathers submitted user information including:

  • Name
  • Age
  • Gender
  • Email address
  • Place of education

The above information is required to gain full access to thestudentpocketguide.com, in regards to entering competitions and accessing student deals. Personal information such as this is only gathered with your explicit consent. thestudentpocketguide.com will use this information for internal record keeping, improvements to the website and user customisation.

thestudentpocketguide.com also logs non-personally-identifiable information, such as IP address and browser type, from all members and visitors to the site. This data is used to manage the website, track usage in terms of visits and improve the website services. Member IP addresses are safely recorded for security and monitoring purposes.

thestudentpocketguide.com may also use a member’s email address to send updates, newsletters or news concerning the service which we feel may be of interest. These emails may contain information from third parties, including partners and advertisers, for which thestudentpocketguide.com privacy policy does not apply.

From time to time, thestudentpocketguide.com or a partner may support a promotion, sweepstake or competition on thestudentpocketguide.com. Members may be asked to provide personal information including name, email address or home address or to answer questions in order to participate. We may transfer personal information to certain ad partners.

By submitting your consented information, you are obliging to the rules and regulations of this privacy policy and the terms & conditions of thestudentpocketguide.com.

Use of Cookies

thestudentpocketguide.com uses cookies to save visitors’ preferences and to log session information, for purposes including guaranteeing that visitors are not repeatedly offered the same advertisements, customization of newsletters, advertising, and web-page content based on browser type and user profile information. You may be able to configure your browser to accept or reject all or some cookies, or notify you when a cookie is set — each browser is different, so check the “Help” menu on your browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences — however, you must enable cookies to thestudentpocketguide.com in order to use most functions on the site. Please note that thestudentpocketguide.com allows third party advertisers that are presenting advertisements on some of our pages to set and access their cookies on your computer. Advertisers’ use of cookies is subject to their own privacy policies, not the thestudentpocketguide.com privacy policy.

External Links

thestudentpocketguide.com contains links to external sites and is exempt of responsibility for their individual privacy policies and/or practices. Our privacy policy only administers information collected on thestudentpocketguide.com. If users wish to use the links provided by thestudentpocketguide.com, they should be fully aware of that site’s privacy policies and terms & conditions.

Posting on thestudentpocketguide.com

Please be aware that whenever you voluntarily post public information on posts within thestudentpocketguide.com or any other public forums; that information can be accessed by the public and can in turn be used by those people to send you unsolicited communications.

Third Party Advertising

Adverts appearing on this website may be delivered to users by thestudentpocketguide.com or one of our advertising partners. Our advertising partners may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognise your computer each time they send you an online advertisement. In this way, ad servers may compile information about where you, or others who are using your computer, saw their advertisements and determine which ads are clicked on. This information allows an ad network to deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This privacy statement covers the use of cookies by thestudentpocketguide.com and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers. Third parties do not and will not have access to your personal details (name, age, gender etc) unless you give your explicit consent or it is required by law.

Security

thestudentpocketguide.com carefully protects information that is stored within our database and we confine access to member information to those employees who need access to perform their job functions, such as our customer service personnel and technical staff. Please note that we cannot guarantee the security of user information. Illicit entry or use, hardware or software failure, internet risks and other factors may jeopardise the security of user information at any time.

Sharing and Disclosure of Information

Except as described above; thestudentpocketguide.com will not provide third parties with personal information without a member’s explicit permission unless required by law. thestudentpocketguide.com reserves the right to move personal information to a successor that acquires rights to that information as a result of the sale of thestudentpocketguide.com or substantially all of its assets. For more information see the “Amendments in Our Privacy Policy” section below.

Amendments in Our Privacy Policy

From time to time we may make amendments to our privacy policy. If we make amendments, we will post them on our site to ensure that members will always be aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and when we may disclose it. A member is bound by any minor amendments to the policy when using the site after those amendments have been posted. If, however, we are going to use members’ personally identifiable information in a manner materially different from that stated at the time of collection we will notify by posting a notice on our website for 30 days.

A Note on Children’s Privacy

thestudentpocketguide.com is intended for use of those aged 16 or above and in full/part-time education (college/university). We strongly advise that those users under the age of 16 request permission from parents or full-time guardians. For further information on this matter, please take the time to read our terms and conditions.

Contacting the Web Site

If you have any queries regarding this privacy policy, the practices of this website or your dealings with this website, please contact us. All contact information can be found on this site.