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Higher Loans & Scholarships Board (HELSB) – Website Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy outlines how Higher Loans & Scholarships Board (HELSB) collects, uses, protects, and discloses information collected from users of the HELSB website. By accessing or using our website, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with the terms of this Privacy Policy, please do not use our website.

1. Information Collection:

a. Personal Information: We may collect personal information, such as name, email address, phone number, and other relevant details when voluntarily submitted by users through forms or communication channels on the website.

b. Non-Personal Information: We may also collect non-personal information, such as browser type, IP address, referring site, and pages visited, through automated means such as cookies and web server logs.

2. Use of Information:

a. We may use the information collected to respond to inquiries, provide requested services, and improve the overall user experience on the HELSB website.

b. Personal information may also be used for communication purposes, including sending newsletters, updates, and other relevant information about HELSB services and initiatives. Users may opt-out of receiving such communications at any time.

c. Non-personal information may be used for website analytics, monitoring and improving website performance, and enhancing user satisfaction.

3. Information Sharing:

a. We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer personal information to third parties without user consent, except as required by law or to protect the rights, property, or safety of HELSB or others.

b. Non-personal information may be shared with third-party service providers for the purpose of website analytics and improvement.

4. Data Security:

a. HELSB employs reasonable security measures to protect personal information from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction.

b. However, no data transmission over the internet or electronic storage system can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect personal information, we cannot guarantee absolute security.

5. Third-Party Links:

a. The HELSB website may contain links to third-party websites or resources. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of these third-party sites.

b. Users are encouraged to review the privacy policies of these third-party sites before providing any personal information.

6. Children’s Privacy:

a. The HELSB website is not directed to children under the age of 13, and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children.

b. If you are a parent or guardian and believe that your child has provided personal information on our website, please contact us immediately, and we will make efforts to remove such information from our records.

7. Changes to Privacy Policy:

a. HELSB reserves the right to update or modify this Privacy Policy at any time without prior notice. Any changes will be effective immediately upon posting on this page.

8. Contact Us:

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or the practices of the HELSB website, please contact us at [Insert Contact Information].

By using the HELSB website, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, please refrain from using our website.