The Continuing Education Center, Inc.

PRIVACY POLICY

 

The Continuing Education Center, Inc. d/b/a National Seminars Training and Star12 (National) respects and protects the privacy of our online visitors to each of our websites and we want your experience with us to be enjoyable. Through the use of our websites and accessing the educational information located therein, you consent to our use of the personally identifiable information that is collected or submitted as described in this privacy policy. National may request personal information such as your e-mail address, your name, your mailing address, your phone or fax number, referral names, demographic information and other information needed to efficiently and effectively conduct business with you.

Among other things, this personally identifiable information is used to respond to your requests and inquiries, and to communicate timely information and special offers. This information is used for billing purposes and to fill orders. If we have trouble processing an order, this contact information is used to get in touch with you.

National does not collect any personally identifiable information from you except when you expressly volunteer the information. This includes when you:

  • Register for a seminar, webinar, on-demand program or purchase other National products or services such as a Star12 subscription or download other electronic products or services.
  • Request information (electronically or via U.S. Mail) about National’s products and services, subscribe to newsletters, or enter a promotional contest.
  • Request contact with a National sales representative or Customer Service Representative.
  • Create an account on our Web site;
  • Request a catalog, newsletter or updates from us;
  • Conduct a transaction where we collect information, including when required by law;
  • Request that we keep you informed of upcoming events or new products or services;
  • Comment on any blog posting, “Tweet”, or provide other content that may be posted on the Web site or any of our social media sites;
  • “Follow,” “like” or otherwise connect with us on any of our social media pages; or
  • Otherwise submit personal information to us along with any related content of the communication.
  • Interact with our Web site, social media pages, e-mails, and on-line advertising where we may collect technical information such as your Internet protocol address, your device operating system and browser type, the address of a referring Web site, if any, and the path you take through our Web sites

National may use "cookies" to provide a more personalized shopping experience for you so we can recognize you when you use or return to our Web site.

The information you give us and information about your order may be combined with other personally identifiable information (such as demographic information and past purchase history) available from our records and other sources. This information will be used to improve the quality or personalization of our service to you, and help prevent or detect fraud as well as to make our future marketing efforts more efficient.

National is the sole owner of the information collected on this website and will not sell, share, or rent personally identifiable information other than as disclosed below in this privacy statement.

National does not sell, share with or rent to others e-mail addresses solely for the purpose of third party marketing. If you do not wish to receive e-mail from us, click here or call 1-800-258-7246 to opt out and we will honor your request. Please be aware that, even if you have opted out of receiving email marketing communications, we may still contact you for transactional purposes such as customer service inquiries, product information, and service or reminder notices. We may also need to contact you with questions or information regarding your order, such as regarding order status, shipment or refunds.

National may share personally identifiable information collected about our customer in the following ways:

  • From time to time, National works with business partners and sponsors to provide specific services, such as jointly developed and marketed products and services. When you sign up for such services, we will share personally identifiable information necessary for the partner/sponsor to provide these services.
  • National does provide certain firms and our affiliates with its postal mailing address list on a rental basis. In addition, we may share information about your order with some of these firms or affiliates so that they can more easily identify offers that may interest you. If you wish to be excluded from receiving third party mailings, please click here or call National Seminars Customer Service at 1-800-258-7246.
  • National reserves the right to use personally identifiable information to assist with law enforcement investigations, or as otherwise required by law.
  • National may transfer personally identifiable information to a third party in the event of a sale of stock, merger or consolidation, or other transfer of all or a portion of the assets of National, whether voluntarily or by operation of law.

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes in the Privacy Statement section accessible from the National home page so that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.

Please be aware that, even if you have opted out of receiving marketing communications from us, we may still contact you for transactional purposes. Some examples are contacts for customer service, product information, and service or reminder notices. We may also need to contact you with questions or information regarding your order, such as regarding order status, shipment or refunds.

National does not collect personally identifiable information about your online activities over time and across third-party websites or online services. Third parties do not collect personally identifiable information about your online activities over time and across different websites when you use our website.

National does realize and understand the importance of handling your personal information responsibly.