Anyone can access our Website without the necessity to register an account. Therefore, limited use of the Services is always possible without the provision of your personal details (for example, browse the Website, check how STEP PUBLISHING works, review the variety of services etc.). However, whenever you access the Website, we collect log information and put cookies on your device, by which we track your activity on the Website. You can always opt out from cookies except from those without which the Website cannot work.
When you are a registered User, STEP PUBLISHING may collect from you and process Cookie identifiers and those data you specifically provide us with upon registration, including first name, last name, email, phone number, time zone, interface language, IP address, and device type.
Registered Users may additionally provide us with added profile pictures as well as chosen currency to perform actions pursuant to our Refund and Payment Policy.
Any questions regarding this Policy and our services should be sent to email@example.com.
Main definitions of personal data processing of personal data.
Personal data is any information relating to you and that alone or in combination with other pieces of information gives the opportunity to a person that collects and processes such information to identify you as an individual.
Processing of the personal data means any operation with your personal data, whether by automated means, as collection, recording, organization, structuring, storage, adaptation or alteration, retrieval, consultation, use, disclosure by transmission, dissemination or otherwise making available, alignment or combination, restriction, removal, or destruction.
Data subject is any identified or identifiable natural person, whose personal data is processed by the controller responsible for the processing; means you as a user of STEP PUBLISHING.
Consent of the data subject/user is any freely given, specific, informed, and unambiguous indication of the data subject/user’s wishes by which he or she, by a statement or by a clear affirmative action, signifies agreement to the processing of personal data relating to him or her.
STEP PUBLISHING processes your personal data only when we have lawful bases. Specifically, STEP PUBLISHING processes your personal data if:
Processing is based on the consent you have given. As such our newsletters, collection, analysis, and publication of user feedback and reviews, analysis of video lessons, and placement of different types of cookies is based on your consent.
Processing is necessary to provide our services to you according to our Terms of Service which constitute a contract between you and us in regard to information services of STEP PUBLISHING.
STEP PUBLISHING collects from you only the following information and only for the stated below purposes:
Account for students
STEP PUBLISHING collects and processes personal data submitted by you upon registration and further editing of settings in your Account.
Posting of Information
We process personal data freely submitted to you on STEP PUBLISHING. This may be a survey you fill in on STEP PUBLISHING or feedback you provide us with.
When you use our Services, we monitor and analyze web traffic and keep track of your behavior while using our Services. We may receive the information about your IP address, proxy server and operating system, the web browser or your mobile carrier and location based on phone settings.
Details of transactions you carry out through our Website (as ID, date and time of transaction).
Unless you expressly agree, STEP PUBLISHING does not process your sensitive data.
We may process your personal data you provided us voluntarily with for the purposes defined below. From our perspective, we process your personal data to personalize the use of STEP PUBLISHING to the fullest extent possible and to provide you with the high-quality Services under the Terms of Service.
By using the Services, you agree to indemnify, hold harmless and defend STEP PUBLISHING and its subsidiaries, affiliates, shareholders, officers, directors, agents, licensors, suppliers, other partners, employees, and representatives from any claims, damages, losses, liabilities, and all costs and expenses.
Primarily, we process your personal data to authorize access to our Services and to fulfill our obligations under the Terms of Service for Services provision.
We use third-party payment providers to bill you through an online account payment of directly processing your credit/debit card information. Our payment providers are (Master card, Visa card, Mada, American Express, STC pay, Apple pay). We do not store your payment information on our servers.
For referral service purposes named “Tell-A-Friend”, we generate a personalized referral link for you to share with your friends to sign them up.
We may also contact you via email and other ways, including through publicly available notices, for Services-related purposes (welcome letter, security and other notices, announcements, STEP PUBLISHING updates, reminders, suggestions etc.). We could also use your data to enable you to communicate with other users through STEP PUBLISHING.