Effective Date: February 20, 2021
Application of This Policy
What is Personal Information
Collection of Personal Information
In order to use certain features of our services You must first complete a registration process and establish an account (“Account”). During registration for Your Account, You will be required to provide basic information (“Account Information”) such as:
Your first and last name
Past Work Experience
valid email address, and establish a password
STINTR will retain Account Information and associate it with Your Account.
In addition, to place an order for services (e.g., access to workforce), STINTR will require that You (assuming age of majority) provide payment information such as credit card numbers and billing address. Credit card information, including the card number, expiry date and security code, is securely collected by us and passed directly to payment processors over a secure socket layer (see the section entitled “Payment Processor” below). Credit card data is not retained by STINTR in any form.
Use of Your Personal Information
You acknowledge that STINTR may use Personal Information that You voluntarily disclose to us to:
Allow You to purchase and download products, obtain access to the System or otherwise engage in activities You select;
Provide You with technical support;
Assist us in creating, improving, or providing content that is relevant to You;
Provide You with information about new products, services, newsletters, informative e-mails, surveys, and research on future product ideas or improvements (and, by using the STINTR Services, You give Your consent to receive such information);
Provide You with special offers that may be of interest (if You have opted-in to receive such marketing and promotional materials);
To improve Your experience on our Web sites or with our System;
Help You quickly find software, services or product information important to You;
Send transaction-related communications such as welcome letters, and product/service order confirmations.
Restrict the availability of some of the products, services and content to certain parts of the world, where required for legal reasons, by using Your address, IP address and other information in order to enforce those restrictions.
To facilitate the relationship between users where STINTRs share personal data with Customers to communicate the acceptance of your job and allow ongoing communication.
To enhance safety and security of our website and mobile applications.
While using the STINTR Services, You may have opportunities to post reviews or other Personal Information in forums on the Web site at Your own discretion. Please understand that when You post such information, it is made public and is not subject to our control. You should exercise caution when deciding to disclose any Personal Information in a publicly available forum such as the Web site and agree to indemnify STINTR for any damages or claims resulting from any of Your postings. STINTR is not obligated to monitor postings and at its discretion remove any content submitted.
Disclosure of Your Personal Information
You agree that STINTR may disclose Your Personal Information in the circumstances set out below:
If You are a student, STINTR may disclose Your Personal Information to administrators and instructors at Your academic Business including Your teachers and teaching assistants;
STINTR may disclose Your Personal Information with Your prior consent, or the consent of Your parents if You are under 18 years old;
STINTR may also disclose Account Information to the administration of any Business (at which You are a student or instructor) for administrative purposes including the right for the Business to compile a list of instructors who use the Services and contact such instructors in order to obtain references to evaluate an implementation of the Services.
STINTR may be required by law to disclose Personal Information without Your consent in the event of emergency situations or when required by government, valid legal process, or other legal authority;
How to Opt-Out / Withdraw Consent
You can withdraw Your consent for the use of Your Personal Information at any time by requesting the deletion of Your Account or by providing written notice to us of that withdrawal. However, You acknowledge that information may be retained by STINTR as described in the “Retention of Personal Information” below. You can also review and update Your Personal Information yourself through the user features in Your account (see further Access to Your Personal Information).
If You opted-in to receive marketing communications but at any time You do not wish to continue receive marketing communications, You may:
follow the “unsubscribe” instructions included within each e-mail communication
select or deselect (depending on the service) the appropriate option in Your Account settings.
Please keep in mind that, even if You choose not to receive marketing communications, You cannot opt-out of receiving transactional or account communications related to services or products that You have requested (e.g., purchase confirmation e-mails and receipts) or important updates from us from time to time relating to the STINTR Services or updates to the legal terms that govern Your use of the STINTR Services.
Retention of Personal Information
Safeguards We Have in Place
STINTR stores and process Your Personal Information on our servers principally in Canada and the United States as well as internationally. Accordingly, Your data may be available to government bodies or their agencies in those jurisdictions under a lawful order, irrespective of the safeguards we have put in place for the protection of Your Personal Information.
STINTR employs reasonable administrative, physical, and technical measures to ensure that Your Personal Information is secure. In addition, our dedicated team of information technology professionals works to maintain data accuracy and prevent unauthorized access to sensitive information. Unfortunately, no security system can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Accordingly, we cannot guarantee the security of Your Personal Information and do not assume any liability for improper access to it. The Internet is not a secure medium and You acknowledge and agree that the privacy of Your e-mail communication and Personal Information can never be guaranteed as any e-mail communication may be lost, intercepted or altered. By using our Web sites, or providing Personal Information to us through any means, You agree that we can communicate with You electronically regarding security, privacy, and administrative issues relating to Your use of our Web sites and our services.
Access to Your Personal Information
You are responsible for updating and maintaining the truth and accuracy of the Personal Information You provide to us relating to Your Account. If You want to update the Personal Information You have provided to us.
Collection of Non-Personal Information
You acknowledge and agree that from time to time STINTR, its service providers and business partners may collect non-personal information from Your use of our Web site and services such as server log files, environmental variables (such as MAC address, IP addresses, computer type (Windows or Macintosh), screen resolution, OS version, Internet browser, and Internet browser version) and from scanning navigational data to collect non-personal information about our users in order to help us deliver better service and user experience. Such non-personal information could include the IP addresses or areas of site being clicked on most frequently.
You may opt out of the DoubleClick cookie by visiting the Google advertising opt-out page or You may opt out of Google Analytics by visiting the Google Analytics opt-out page. Google has additional information available about their Remarketing Privacy Guidelines, and Restrictions.
STINTR does not respond to Do Not Track signals on web browsers, as the industry has not settled on a Do Not Track Compliance standard.
We will endeavour to answer Your questions within a reasonable period of time and advise You of any steps taken to address the issues raised by You.
Our Web sites are connected by “hyperlinks” to other websites. You acknowledge and agree that STINTR makes no representation, warranty, covenant, or claim regarding, and STINTR expressly disclaims and denies any responsibility or liability for, directly or indirectly, the privacy practices on any third-party website or resource accessible by hyperlink from our Web sites. You agree that the inclusion of any such hyperlink does not suggest, represent, warrant, covenant or imply that STINTR monitors, endorses or exerts any control over such website or linked resource whatsoever. You agree that STINTR provides these hyperlinks to You only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any hyperlink does not suggest, represent, warrant, covenant or imply affiliation, endorsement or adoption by STINTR of any such website or linked resource whatsoever.
When You leave our Web sites, You acknowledge and agree that our terms and policies do not govern Your access to, and use of, other websites. You acknowledge our recommendation to review the applicable privacy and data gathering practices, of any website or linked resource to which You navigate from our Web sites.
Third Party Promotions
STINTR may run advertisements and promotions from third parties on the Site. Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers other than STINTR, found on or through the Site, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between You and such advertiser. STINTR is not responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such non-STINTR advertisers on the Site.
Social Media Widgets
STINTR uses Stripe (https://stripe.com) as payment processor for our services. You acknowledge and agree that STINTR may disclose Personal Information to Stripe such as Your name and email address so that Stripe may contact You directly for Personal Information such as credit card information. STINTR provides payment processors with the minimal set of personal and billing information required to process Your payment and minimize fraudulent payment risk.
You acknowledge and agree that STINTR makes no representation, warranty, covenant, or claim regarding, and STINTR expressly disclaims and denies any responsibility or liability for, directly or indirectly, the privacy practices in regard to any Personal Information that we disclose on Your behalf or You provide to Stripe directly or any other party in relation to purchasing a product or service from our Web sites.
You acknowledge and agree that our terms and policies do not govern any other party.
You acknowledge our recommendation to review the applicable privacy and data gathering practices, of any third party to which You provide Personal Information.
Online Privacy of Users Under 13
Parents and legal guardians of these users have the right to review or have deleted the child’s Personal Information and refuse to permit its further collection or use by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
STINTR operates the sites and services that collect Personal Information from STINTR users under 13 years old. STINTR can be contacted at: 1215 Queensway East Unit 48, Mississauga, ON L4Y 1Y6 1-855-578-4687
If You have reason to believe that a child under 13 years old has provided STINTR with Personal Information, and that child’s parents or school have not provided STINTR with the adequate consent, please contact us at email@example.com.
Unless otherwise stated above, any services provided by STINTR is controlled and operated by us from Canada, and we do not intend that the STINTR Services subject us to the laws or jurisdiction of any state, country or territory other than that of Canada. We do not represent or warrant that the services, or any part of the STINTR Services, are appropriate or available for use in any particular jurisdiction. Those who choose to access the services do so on their own initiative and at their own risk, and are responsible for complying with all local laws, rules and regulations. We may limit the STINTR Services’ availability, in whole or in part, to any person, geographic area or jurisdiction we choose, at any time and in our sole discretion.