Please read on for details about our practices for handling and securing your personal information.
You can visit Heritage Education Funds, Inc. on the World Wide Web without telling us who you are or revealing any information about yourself, including your e-mail address. In this case, our Web servers collect the name of the domain you used to access the Internet (such as aol.com) and the Web site you came from and visited next. This information is used by us and our business partners to measure the number of visits, average time spent, page views, and other statistics about visitors to our Web site in general. We also use this data to monitor site performance and to make the site easier and more convenient to use.
Personal information collection
There are times when we may ask you for information about yourself to assist us in meeting your various needs including: providing you with products or services you have requested, servicing your account, improving our services, developing and/or informing you of additional products or services that may be of interest.
In these cases, your browsing will no longer be anonymous to us. To provide these services, we may need to ask you directly to provide, among other things, your name, social insurance number, physical address, postal code, e-mail address and phone number.
Please note that we do not knowingly solicit information from children and we do not knowingly market our products or services to children.
Decisions based on information contained on this Web site are the sole responsibility of the visitor, and in exchange for using the Web site, the visitor agrees to hold Heritage Education Funds, Inc. harmless against any claims for damages arising from any decisions the visitor makes based on such information. No part of this site may be reproduced in any form, or referred to in any other publication without express written consent of Heritage Education Funds Inc. Any links to other Internet sites ("hyperlinks") are included as a convenience for our visitors. Heritage Education Funds, Inc. assumes no liability for the content or the presentation of linked sites. No representation or warranty is provided for any software that may be downloaded from this Web site.
Cookies are small pieces of data stored by your internet browser on your computer's hard drive. They cannot be used to collect data from your hard drive, obtain your e-mail address or personal identifying information about you. You may set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie or to prevent cookies from being sent. Please note, however, that by not accepting cookies, you will limit the functionality we can provide you when you visit our site.
Sharing information and consumer choice
When you provide information to us, we may share your information with our affiliated companies and third parties for the purpose of fulfilling your requests as well as offering you other services that may be of interest to you. It is not shared with any third party, unless requested by you or where permitted by law. We may also aggregate statistics that we gather about our customers, sales, traffic patterns and services and provide these statistics to third parties; however, when we do, these statistics will not include any personal information that identifies individuals.
How is your information secured and protected?
Heritage Education Funds, Inc. uses encryption and authentication tools to protect your personal information. The information you provide us through our web site is secure.
Disclaimer of Liability
Under no circumstances shall Heritage Education Funds, Inc. be liable for any damages including, but not limited to, special, incidental, consequential or exemplary damages, that result from the use of the information or materials posted to or collected as a result of the user accessing the Heritage Education Funds, Inc. web site.