1.1 Information that you provide us directly
We collect personal information when you contact us, and we can identify you from the information you have provided. This can be done when you contact us by phone, email, live chat or when you sign up to use any of our services including but not limited to when:
- You register and create a Tes ID user account;
- Post content on any of our Sites (such as on any forums or chatrooms);
- Upload your CV;
- Purchase a product from us (such as through the Tes Store);
- Subscribe to receive a product or service that we offer (for example, a magazine subscription);
- Subscribe to receive email updates from us;
- Take part in a competition or market research and every time you e-mail us directly; and
- You make a payment or perform a transaction with us.
1.2 Content posted by you containing personal information
If you post any personal information to any of our public forums, this information will immediately be made available to other users throughout the world who may use it to contact you.
In some circumstances, we may display an alias that you choose that identifies you as a user but does not use your personal information. An example of this is your username or your Tes ID.
1.3 Information that we automatically collect (including the use of "cookies")
We automatically collect limited information about your visits to our Sites. This includes demographic data and browsing patterns. The information we collect includes your: IP address (which identifies the computer or device that you use to access the Sites); the time and date of your visit; browser; operating system; internet connection details, as well as a breakdown of your journey through our Sites and products that you searched for. These cookies are used for user experience, analytic purposes, social media feed, and advertising our products, assessing potentially fraudulent or other criminal activities and auditing usage of the Sites.
You can opt out of all cookies except necessary cookies which makes our Sites usable.
Please note that if you disable specific cookies, certain services on our Sites may not be available to you. You can configure your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, or notify you when a cookie is set. Each browser is different, so check the "Help" menu of your browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences. If you reject all cookies, you will not be able to use products or services that require you to "sign-in" and you may not be able to take full advantage of offerings or use them on all our Sites.
For further information please see our Cookies Policy here and for more independent information about cookies please see here.
1.5 Information that we collect from third parties
Third parties of Tes may provide us with information relating to you. It is that third party's responsibility to ensure that it has obtained your consent to do this. However, where possible, we will request from our third party that they have the right to pass on this information.