PCS Edventures Privacy Policy

Where does this policy apply?

This Privacy Policy applies to all content and services offered by PCS Edventures!, Inc. and any of its affiliates (collectively, “PCS”). This includes, without limitation:

  • edventures.com and any subdomain there of.
  • droneology.tech and any subdomain thereof.
  • any content and services PCS provides on mobile devices.

This excludes content and services that have separate privacy policies that do not incorporate this Privacy Policy.

Our Privacy Policy does not apply to services offered by other companies or individuals, including but not limited to:

  • products or sites that may be displayed to you in search results.
  • sites that may include PCS content or services.
  • other sites linked from our content or services.

Our Privacy Policy does not cover the information practices of other companies and organizations who advertise our services, and who may use cookies, pixel tags, and other technologies to serve and offer relevant ads.

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

Your Consent to this Policy:

Please read this statement carefully before using or proceeding to access any PCS content or services. Your use of any PCS content or services indicates that you have read and understood this Privacy Policy, you agree to abide by the Terms of Use, and you agree to be subject to this policy.

What information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you:

  • visit our site.
  • register on our site.
  • place an order.
  • subscribe to our newsletter.
  • fill out a form.

When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your:

  • name.
  • email address.
  • mailing address.
  • phone number.
  • credit card information.

You may visit our site anonymously.

How do we use your information?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used:

  • To personalize your experience.
    • Your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs, such as to provide you services or content that you have registered for or purchased.
  • To improve our websites and products.
    • We continually strive to improve our services based on the information and feedback we receive
  • To improve customer service.
    • Your information helps us to respond to your customer service requests and support needs.
  • To process transactions.
    • Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested.
  • To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site features.
  • To send periodic emails.
    • The email address you provide for order processing may be used to send you information and updates regarding your order. You may also receive company news, updates, related product or service information, etc.

If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from future emails, we include an unsubscribe link at the bottom of each email.

How do we protect your information?

We implement security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order. We adhere to the credit card industry’s best practices, which includes displaying only the last four digits of a credit card number when we confirm orders.

We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our payment gateway provider’s database, only accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems who are required to keep the information confidential.

After a transaction, your financial information will not be stored on PCS servers.

Do we use cookies?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider saves to your browser. Cookies enable the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognize your browser, capture data, and remember certain information.

We use cookies to:

  • remember and process the items in your shopping cart.
  • understand and save your preferences for future visits.
  • compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better experiences and tools in the future.

We may contract with third-party service providers to assist us in better understanding our site visitors. These service providers are not permitted to use the information collected on our behalf except to help us conduct and improve our business.

If you prefer, you can turn off cookies in your browser settings. If you turn cookies off, some of our services may not function properly. However, you can still place orders over the phone.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer your personally identifiable information to outside parties. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety.

Non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

California Online Privacy Protection Act:

We have taken the necessary precautions to comply with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent. All users of our site may make changes to their information at any time by logging into “My Account” and going to the “Account Details” page. Users may contact us for assistance.

Children’s Online Privacy:

We are in compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), which requires that we obtain consent from parents, guardians, or educational institutions on how we collect, use, and share personal information from children under 13.

Except where stated otherwise, PCS websites, products, and services are intended for users over 18 years of age.

The following PCS websites may collect information from children under 13:

  • build.edventures.com
  • droneology.tech
  • rubiq.edventures.com
  • riq.edventures.com

Information collected may include usage data and account registration information, including but not limited to name and email address. If you are a school or educational institution consenting on behalf of your students, you assume full responsibility for COPPA compliance.

UParents, guardians, or teachers, please contact support with questions or to request that we delete your child’s information. However, this may remove your child’s access to the content provided through our services.

Terms of Use:

Please visit our Terms of Use, which establish the terms of use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing your use of our website.

Changes to our Privacy Policy:

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page, and/or update the Privacy Policy modification date below.

This policy was last modified on 6/19/2023.

Contacting Us:

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy, please contact us.