For all practical purposes, the terms “S.H.I.N.E. Global Ministry,” “S.H.I.N.E. Educational Institute,” “we,” “us,” and “our” shall refer to the S.H.I.N.E. Educational Institute’s legal entity, S.H.I.N.E. Global, Inc. and the board members, directors, employees, independent contractors, and volunteers associated therewith. The terms “user,” “users,” “you,” and “your” refer to site visitors, customers, clients, and any other users of the site.

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which S.H.I.N.E. Global, Inc. collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users of the https://shineeducationalinstitute.org or www.shineglobalministry.org websites and any of our pages on social media platforms (“Site” or “Sites”). This privacy policy applies to the Sites and all products and services offered by S.H.I.N.E. Global, Inc.

By accessing or using the Site, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not access or use this site. We reserve the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time at our sole discretion. Your use of this site will be subject to the most current version of the Privacy Policy at the time of such use.

COMMITMENT TO THE PROTECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

We are committed to protecting the privacy of our Users, clients, and others with whom we do business. We will not share any personally identifiable information with anyone for any reason without your explicit consent and will keep it confidential, except as required by law. Consent may be expressed in writing or implied, and in some cases, it may be provided verbally, electronically, or through an authorized representative, provided such representative has the appropriate written authorization to do so. You may withdraw your consent to the further use of your personal information at any time, subject to any legal or contractual restrictions, and upon reasonable notice to us. Upon request, we will explain to the individual any implications of withdrawing consent.

We do not sell, trade, or rent Users’ personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates, and advertisers for the purposes outlined above. We may use third party service providers to help us operate our business and the Site or administer activities on our behalf, such as sending out newsletters or surveys. We may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes provided that you have given us your permission.

INFORMATION THAT IS COLLECTED

We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, register on the site, place an order, enroll in a course or program, subscribe to our newsletter, respond to a survey, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features, or resources we make available on our Site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, mailing address, phone number, date of birth, credit card or bank details, and other information.

THIRD PARTY LINKS

The Site may contain links to third party websites. Except as otherwise discussed in this Privacy Policy, this document only addresses the use and disclosure of information we collect from you on our Sites. Other sites accessible through our site via links or otherwise have their own policies in regard to privacy. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third parties.

NON-PERSONAL IDENTIFICATION INFORMATION

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer, and technical information about Users’ means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.

WEB BROWSER COOKIES

Our Site may use “cookies” to enhance User experience. A cookie is a string of data our system sends to your computer and then uses to identify your computer when you return to our Website. Cookies give us usage data, like how often you visit, where you go on the site, and what you do. Cookies allow us to improve user experience. The user may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of the Site may not function properly.

HOW WE USE COLLECTED INFORMATION

We may use personal information that you provide to us to:

  • Improve customer service–Information you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.
  • Personalize user experience–We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on our Site.
  • Improve our Site–We may use feedback you provide to improve our products and services.
  • Process payments–We may use the information Users provide about themselves when placing an order only to provide service to that order. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to provide the service.
  • Run a promotion, contest, survey, or other Site feature–To send Users information they agreed to receive about topics we think will be of interest to them.
  • Send periodic emails–We may use the email address to send Users information and updates pertaining to their order. It may also be used to respond to their inquiries, questions, and/or other requests. If User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, and/or other emails. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include an unsubscribe link at the bottom of each email.

HOW WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION

We have appropriate security measures and safeguards in place to protect your personal information in accordance with the sensitivity of the information. We have company-wide policies and procedures in place to protect against loss or theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification, regardless of the format in which the information is held. We ensure all our employees and business partners are aware of the importance of maintaining the confidentiality of your financial and personal health information, and we will exercise appropriate care in the disposal and/or destruction of personal health information to prevent unauthorized parties from gaining access to the information. Unfortunately, because of the nature of the internet and even with all of our data security measures in place, we cannot guarantee the security of Personal Information. By using our Website, you acknowledge and agree that we make no such guarantee, and that you use our Sites at your own risk. We will inform you as soon as we reasonably can if there is any unauthorized access to your Personal Information.

CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN

To access or use our Site, you must be 18 years old or older and have the requisite power and authority to enter into this Privacy Policy. Children under the age of 18 are prohibited from using the Site.

ANTI-SPAM POLICY

Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested. Your information will never be given to unrelated third parties. You have the ability to unsubscribe from all e-mails by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of each email.

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

S.H.I.N.E. Global, Inc. may update this Privacy Policy at any time at our discretion. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this Privacy Policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS

By using the Sites, you signify your acceptance of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Sites. Your continued use of the Sites following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

HOW TO CONTACT US

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this Sites, or your dealings with this Site, please contact us:

S.H.I.N.E. Global, Inc.

P.O. Box 1514

Mission, KS 66222 USA

email: info@shineeducationalinstitute.org

 

This document was last updated on November 29, 2017.