The Business Foundation for Educational Development, FEPADE, and its authorized website respect the confidentiality of all data relating to visitors and/or customers according to this policy.

Please read these terms and conditions carefully as they will help you make informed decisions about how to share your personal or business information with us. Although these terms and conditions apply only to information collected through the website or some social networks such as Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, among others, they are consistent with our policies and practices regarding the personal information we receive.

The data provided by our clients or collected on our website and other authorized digital channels will be used only for registration purposes, sales procedures, and for sending promotional information about the services and benefits offered by FEPADE.

By browsing our website, the client agrees that we use the stored data.

FEPADE uses cookies and other identification technologies in apps, websites, emails, and other authorized digital channels for commercial purposes, to identify the visitor and/or customer browsing trends, seeking to improve, facilitate and personalize their browsing and access to the future. Cookies are also intended to remember information that has been previously entered in any form.

For informational purposes, cookies are small text files that are stored on your browser or device by websites, apps, online media, and advertisements.

The data and/or information regarding credit cards will be handled exclusively by the entity with whom it maintains a current contract for the sale through credit cards. So, our server will not capture such data, it will only record the data of the buyer and the sale operation carried out.

To guarantee the protection of privacy and confidentiality of the information, the Website applies measures such as an SSL certificate of authenticity issued by SSLGURU, for FEPADE, which allows establishing a secure communication channel between the buyer and our server, encrypting the information transmitted over the Internet between them.

1. What information do we collect?

Personal information that we receive, among others, through contact, subscription, registration, or other forms that are on the website or our social networks.

The information we request is personal or business contact, among other information such as:

Names and surnames
DUI number
Telephone numbers
City and country of residence
Organization to which it belongs
Position in the organization
Sector to which it belongs (public, private, or civil)

Anonymous data related to user behavior during the visit to the website, whether through cookies, pixels, or similar technologies. Among others, we could recompile the time of the visit and the contents visited.

Anonymous data related to the access tools and your interaction with the website or social networks, such as IP address, browser, and device characteristics, language preferences or referring URL, and other technical information.

2. How do we use this information?

The data described in the previous point are used for the dissemination of our services, as well as to maintain and comply with the contractual, legal, and transparency obligations that require some type of communication. Part of the data is used as a reference to optimize the relevance of the content and to guarantee the integrity, confidentiality, and availability of the information.

  • The information is used to contact users responding to requests they have made to FEPADE.
  • The information serves to maintain the relationship with the interested parties with us (for example, suppliers, clients, or allies) to carry out the activities and obligations that are carried out together.
  • The anonymous information and data are used to identify whether the content is pertinent and relevant according to your interests, as well as to identify improvements in our communication channels in terms of user experience and design.
  • The data relating to the access tools are used both to identify improvements in the performance of our website and social networks, as well as to guarantee the operation of our site, its security, and that of your information.
  • The communications that we use with this data are mainly through, but not limited to, emails, phone calls, and the dissemination of advertisements on digital platforms.

3. Will your information be shared with someone?

FEPADE will not sell, distribute or lease this information to third parties, except in accordance with these terms and conditions.

Reports or summaries can be generated and shared from the data collected, among others, the most visited pages or the number of registered to an event. Being summaries, these reports cannot be used to track a particular person.

The information may be shared with company personnel to later contact you.

We may also disclose information to protect the security and operation of the website, the rights of other users of the website or our social networks, and to protect ourselves and our members, customers, and suppliers, if we have reason to believe that someone is causing or threatening to cause damage or interference with the rights or property of FEPADE, as well as to protect against fraud.

FEPADE may share the personal or business information of a user with a third party if that user expressly requests it.

4. Do we use cookies and other tracking technologies?

Cookies are small data files that are sent to your browser or related software from a web server and stored on your computer or device. Cookies often include an anonymous unique identifier and track or store your user preferences while using the website, as well as technical information about your use of the website.

As mentioned, the website and its sub-sites collect anonymous logs during user visits. This can be done through cookies or similar technologies to retain information about you and your use of the website.

Another technology that we use is pixels, which are snippets of code in our channels and allow us to collect anonymous information about the performance of online advertisements and mass mail, as well as to channel broadcast messages on other platforms such as social networks or websites search engines.

5. When do we keep your information?

We retain anonymous information collected through the website for operational and registration purposes. We will retain your personal or business information for the period necessary to fulfill the purposes described in these terms and conditions or our data retention policies unless an applicable rule requires a longer retention period.

6. How do we keep your information secure?

We protect the security and integrity of the information we collect by implementing physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and protect the information against loss, misuse, unauthorized access, or disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, due to the inherent nature of the internet as an open global communication vehicle, we cannot guarantee that any information, whether during transmission over the internet, while stored in our data systems or maintained by us, is absolutely safe from intrusion by others, including hackers.

This includes information that is provided to us by email, through direct postings on the website, social media, or through the “Contact Us” feature of the website. When providing information through these channels, you should be aware that your transmission may not be secure while in transit and that a third party could possibly view the information in transit.

7. What if I prefer not to share my information?

The filling of records and forms on our page or social networks is voluntary, and without doing so, users can navigate www.fepade.org.sv or our social networks. Filling out the forms is necessary to receive information and registration of training from FEPADE.

When browsing the FEPADE page, the anonymous information described will be collected, which, being anonymous, does not allow the identification of specific users.

If the user is registered to receive information from our Foundation, we may send them emails regarding their registration or subscription preferences. In any of these messages, the user may choose to withdraw from the list and thereby cancel their subscription and the data collection derived from it. You can also send us an “opt-out” request to the mail fepade@fepade.edu.sv

8. Do we collect information from minors?

On the website, we do not collect or keep information about minors, but in Edubecas YES. The request to download the website, but must be submitted by mail or in person, there is no channel to complete the request through the website. Applications from minors are signed by the parents or guardians.

9. Do we make updates to these terms and conditions?

As the website is regularly updated, our terms and conditions may change at any time. Therefore, please review the published privacy terms and conditions from time to time.

10. How can you contact us about these terms and conditions?

If you have questions or comments about these terms and conditions, you can contact us at fepade@fepade.edu.sv, we will be happy to answer them.

FEPADE reserves the right to make, at any time, modifications or updates to this Cookies Policy to attend to new legislation, internal policies, or new requirements for the provision or offering of services, so it is recommended that the client review it frequently, to be adequately informed about how and why we use cookies.