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Privacy Policy

We (the History Teaching Institute) recognize the importance of privacy to visitors of our Web site. This privacy policy explains what type of information is collected from you when you visit any part of our Web site.

Visitors under the age of 18 must obtain permission from their parents or guardians before sending any personal identifying information to any part of our Web site.

We are committed to ensuring the privacy and accuracy of your confidential information. We do not actively share personal information gathered from our Web site.

What Information is Collected?

We may record the following information:

  • The Internet Protocol Address (IP Address) of the machine which accessed our Web site.
  • The date of the visit.
  • The time of the visit.
  • The path taken through our Web site.
  • The browser being used.
  • A list of files downloaded or viewed.
  • Any errors encountered.

Some pages within our Web site require personal information in order to provide online services. Personal information is gathered and stored in a secure manor to prevent monitoring or interception. We do not share personal information with third parties.

All of the information collected by our Web site is intended for internal purposes only and is not distributed to any other charitable, cultural, nonprofit organizations or parties.

Updates and Contact Information

We reserve the right to change this policy. Any changes to this policy will be posted to this page as soon as reasonably possible, so please check this page periodically. Use of our Web site constitutes consent to any policy then in effect.

Disclaimer of Liability

The information contained in this policy explains the Internet privacy policy and practices that we have adopted for our Web pages. In legal terms, it shall not be construed as a contractual promise, and we reserve the right to amend it at any time without notice. We shall not be held liable for any improper or incorrect use of the information described and/or contained on our Web site and we assume no responsibility for anyone's use of the information.

How to Contact Us

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, please contact us via e-mail using our contact form.

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