Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: http://expert-tuition.co.za.

Privacy Information

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

Contact forms and Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. 

These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.  When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.  These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your personal data with

We do not share your personal data with any party except as otherwise disclosed herein.

Processing of your personal data

Expert Tuition will process your personal data in order to:

  • Perform services in accordance with this agreement;
  • Operate and manage your account;
  • Monitor and analyse our services;
  • Contact you by email, SMS or other means to tell you about our products and services;
  • Carry out market research, business and statistical analysis
  • Comply with any lawful obligations we may have.

Protection of your personal data:

Expert Tuition will:

  • Treat your personal data as strictly confidential;
  • Take appropriate measures to ensure that your personal data is kept secure and is protected against unauthorised or unlawful processing, accidental loss, destruction or damage, alteration, disclosure or access;
  • Not retain your personal data longer than the period for which it is required, unless we are required by law to do so.

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

We do not use your data for any automated decision making or profiling purposes.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.  If you register on our website, we also store the personal information you provide in your user profile. You are able to see, edit, or delete your personal information at any time. Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us, provided this is not required for purposes of using the services and products of Expert Tuition and provided it does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.