What information do we collect?
We collect information from you when you register on our site, subscribe to our newsletter, fill out a form, and (when applicable), use the apps registered to the Center for Educational Development (CED), Inc. on mobile devices.
When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name or e-mail address. You may, however, visit our site anonymously. Information collected via apps sponsored by CED, Inc. is in accordance with rules and regulations of the respective app stores/vendors used.
When you browse our site, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address in order to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system so we can better improve the experience for all our users.
Email marketing: With your permission, we may send you emails about new products, free and premium content (i.e. blog posts, YouTube videos, reports/whitepapers, etc.), and special events.
What do we use your information for??
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
– To personalize your experience;
– To improve our website – we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you;
– To improve customer service;
– To process transactions;
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.
– To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature;
– To send periodic emails;
The email address you provide for order processing, may be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your order, in addition to receiving occasional company news, updates, related product or service information, etc.
Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.
How do we protect your information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order or enter, submit, or access your personal information.
We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to?keep the information confidential.
After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, social security numbers, financials, etc.) will not be stored on our servers.
Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information
We also utilize cookies to create a more customized experience for our users and customers. For example, we may use a login cookie so members do not have to re-enter their username and password each time they return to our site We also use tracking pixels (i.e. Google Analytics) to aid in measuring and tracking where our website traffic is coming from and to track the performance of our site. Finally, we use remarking pixels from Facebook and Google to aid in customized, targeted followup advertising.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.
As part of the California Online Privacy Protection Act, all users of our site may make any changes to their information at anytime by logging into their control panel and going to the ‘Edit Profile’ page.
Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.
This site uses the Google Analytics and Google Analytics Advertising Services, services, including the “advertising based on interest and location” and remarketing services. We do not collect personally identifiable information with these services, nor associate that information with any remarketing cookies, lists, or services. We never share personally identifiable information, including demographics and location, with Google, including on any remarketing and/or data feed.
We do not use sensitive information about the site or app visitors when creating remarketing lists, whether collected directly or associated with a visitor, based on a visitor’s profile, or behavior on this site or associated apps. (“Sensitive information” is that define by Google’s terms of service found here.)
You may opt out of Google Analytics via their browser add-ons found here.
All podcasts sold here are copyrighted by the Center for Educational Development. By downloading the podcasts, you agree to use them for your personal use only, or, if you are a teacher of English, in your classroom.
Podcasts cannot be re-distributed, posted, shared, or placed on another server without the express written permission of the Center for Educational Development, Inc.
Schools and Universities: Schools and universities which wish to use the podcasts for their students in a language laboratory or on a password-protected course website (such as Blackboard) must obtain a site license from the Center before using their podcasts in this way.
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Los Angeles, California 90066