Your privacy is important to Get Yourself Into College, Inc. (“GYIC”), and GYIC is committed to protecting your personal information. In this policy, GYIC is letting you know about the ways GYIC collects and uses your information, so you can make an informed choice regarding whether you will visit this website.
What Information Does GYIC Collect?
GYIC collects your name and email address when you subscribe to GYIC’s email list or sign up to receive a free gift from GYIC (e.g., “What Really Matters to College Admissions Officers”).
When you order a product or program on this site, GYIC collects your name, email address, mailing address, and phone number. Your credit card information and/or banking account information is held by GYIC’s payment processor, PayPal, and GYIC does not have access to your credit card or bank account numbers.
How Does GYIC Use Your Information?
GYIC uses your name and email address to send you periodic emails, including email newsletters and occasional business announcements and updates. If you buy a product or program, GYIC uses your mailing address and your phone number to process your transaction. GYIC may use your phone number and/or email address to contact you about your order.
How Do You Unsubscribe?
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, GYIC includes the one-step unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.
How Does GYIC Protect Your Information?
GYIC uses various security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information, including storing your name and email using AWeber, a password-protected, secure service. This service keeps your information confidential, will not sell or share your information, and will not contact you directly. GYIC also uses PayPal as our payment processor, which stores your private financial information (credit card numbers and banking account information), as per their agreement with you. As we said above, GYIC does not have access to your financial information on PayPal.
GYIC will not trade, share, or sell your information to any other company, except that GYIC does share your information with specific third parties who assist us in taking care of you (such as the email hosting service above). These third parties all agree to keep your information confidential. GYIC will also release your information as required by law and if necessary to protect GYIC’s legal rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding or court order.
Other Legal Information
GYIC does not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. This website, products, and services are not directed to people who are under 13 years of age.