Privacy Policy

At ChessMasterSchool we are heavily committed to your privacy.
Introduction

ChessMasterSchool.com (“ICS”) values the privacy and security of the information that you share with us. This Privacy Statement applies to information collected through www.ChessMasterSchool.com (the “website”). This Statement describes how ICS collects, uses, shares, protects, or otherwise processes your personal information. By using this website, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Statement.


Collection and Use of Information

ICS collects personal information to set up and manage accounts for our ecommerce services and to handle orders of goods and services from ICS.
You may need to provide ICS with personal information such as: names; phone numbers; mailing, email addresses and dates of birth.

ICS uses such information for: website registration; sending notification; handling orders; providing customer service; or related issues; marketing and surveys; sending service update notices; detecting and preventing violations of our legal agreements; measuring, improving, and customizing our services; and fulfilling other technical, logistical, financial, legal, compliance, administrative, or back office functions.

ICS retains such information for as long as reasonably required for business purposes.


Customer Service Correspondence

ICS also collects information involving customer service correspondence. This information may include emails, or internet chats directed to our customer service center. ICS processes this information to provide customer service, handle complaints, measure and improve our customer service. ICS retains customer service information for as long as reasonably required for business purposes or as reasonably required to comply with our legal obligations.


Cookies, Web Beacons, and Logs

ICS collects information related to your use of our website using cookies, web beacons, and log information.
Cookies are small files containing strings of text stored on your computer. ICS uses cookies to authenticate you as a user when you log in, track your session, deliver content specific to your preferences and interests, and provide other functions.
Web beacons are objects embedded into web pages that allow us to determine whether and for how long users view web pages. We use web beacons for site traffic reporting, unique visitor counts, auditing and reporting, personalization, and other functions.
Log information may include web requests, Internet Protocol address, operating system, browser type, browser language, date and time of your request, and cookies that may uniquely identify your browser. ICS uses this information to enhance the functionality of the website and to make your access more convenient, secure, and efficient.
ICS also uses information gathered from logs, cookies, and web beacons to monitor website performance; improve website design, functionality, and security; and assemble web analytics and activity trends. ICS retains such information for as long as reasonably required for business purposes.


Google Analytics and Statcounter

ICS uses Google Analytics and Statcounter, a web analytics service. Google Analytics and Statcounter use cookies and other means to help ICS analyze how users use the site. You may find Statcounter’s Privacy Policy at http://statcounter.com/privacy.html


Choice

We will seek your consent prior to using your personal information. You may choose not to provide any personal information to ICS, in which case we will be unable to provide services to you.


Sharing of Information
ICS only shares information as described in this Privacy Statement. Your e-mail address will not be sold to a third party.

Organizations that Provide Services to Us

ICS discloses personal information to other organizations that perform services on our behalf. We require such organizations to use such information solely for the purposes of providing services to us and to protect the personal information with appropriate safeguards.
Such organizations include financial institutions; payment processors; money transfer service providers; acquirers; auditors; background and credit check organizations; fraud prevention service providers and anti-fraud networks; marketing service providers; database managers; customer service providers and representatives; debt collectors; and others who perform technical, logistical, financial, tax, legal, compliance, or administrative functions on our behalf.
These organizations may perform functions such as processing credit and debit card payments, sending wire transfers, providing background and credit checks, providing fraud checks, providing customer service, analyzing data, supplying marketing assistance, fulfilling orders, delivering packages, sending postal mail and email, debt collections, and providing other financial, technical, logistical, tax, legal, compliance, or administrative functions.
Financial institutions, payment processors, and acquirers may share the information that ICS provides to them with other financial institutions or card networks in order to provide financial services, payment services, and to process payments. Fraud prevention service providers and anti-fraud networks may share the information ICS discloses to them with other fraud prevention service providers and anti-fraud network participants in order to provide fraud checks.


Business Sale or Merger

ICS may share personal information in the event of a sale or merger of all or any portion of its business units. Such information remains subject to the promises made in any pre-existing Privacy Statement, unless an individual consents otherwise.


Other

ICS may disclose personal information where: required by law or by an order or requirement of a court, administrative agency, or other government entity, or by court rules concerning the production of records; ICS has reasonable grounds to believe that use or disclosure is necessary to protect the rights, privacy, property, or safety of our users or others; ICS has reasonable grounds to believe that the information relates to the breach of an agreement or violation of the law that has been, is being, or is about to be committed; it is necessary to enforce or apply our legal agreements, to pursue remedies, or to limit damages to ICS; you have provided consent or with your direction;

When we are required or permitted to disclose information, we will not disclose more information than is necessary to fulfill the disclosure purpose.


Children

ICS does not sell products for purchase by children, but we do sell children's products for purchase by adults. We do not knowingly collect, maintain, or use personal information from children under age 13. If you are under age 13, do not share personal information with us.


Controlling Unsolicited Email

We may send you information about our products and services. You may also opt out of ICS marketing list or update your information by notifying us at admin@chessmasterschool.com at any time.


Contact Information

If you have questions or concerns related to this Privacy Statement, you may contact us by email at admin@chessmasterschool.com.