Privacy Policy Read Carefully

Please read the following Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy applies to the TUPS.co. and its owners.

TUPS.co understands the importance of privacy and is committed to creating a site that can be used securely. Please read our Privacy and Security policy to find out what practices we employ to protect your information.

Authorisation for collection of information As a client and user of TUPS.co, you authorise TUPS.co to collect and process personal information obtained by TUPS.co and to use this information in accordance with the terms and conditions set out in this Policy.

What information do we gather?
We gather individually identifiable information from you such as your personal details, and movements within the site and information regarding your stress profile, TUP Stress and post course stress profile.

What is this information used for?
The information is used to gather academic research data regarding TUP stress, the associated Symptoms and Diseases. It is also used to document the success of the TUP stress management program. Personal information will not be used for marketing purposes and will not be made available to any other party. In the event of TUPS.co wishing to use your information for purposes other as set out herein, TUPS.co undertakes to obtain your permission.

How do we secure your information?
This Web site is secured using a Thawte 128-bit SSL Encryption certificate. All information exchanged with any address beginning with https:// is encrypted before transmission.

How do you know that TUPS.co site has been secured?
There are 2 important clues you should look for when trying to establish whether the website you are visiting has been secured:

  • The Padlock - If you see the padlock in the bottom right-hand corner of your browser status bar you know that a digital certificate has been installed onto this website and that SSL encryption is in place. This means that information being transmitted between your Web Browser and the Web Server you are connected to on the Internet is safe from being tampered with.
  • The thawte Trusted Site Seal - Once an e-business has obtained a thawte SSL Web Server or SGC SuperCert, it is supplied with an authentic thawte Trusted Site Seal. The thawte Trusted Site Seal is a secure image appearing on a website that allows visitors to tell at a glance that their information can be securely transmitted. By clicking on this, visitors will getreal-time confirmation of the validity of the certificate. The thawte Trusted Site Seal pop-up will verify the details of the business behind the certificate: Your password is your "key" to the site, without which you cannot enter.

Protecting your password?
In order to protect your password, it is important to not only keep it a secret, but to also create a password that cannot be worked out by someone else. For this reason we ask you to use a password that is at least 6 characters long and contains a numerical digit, for example, Password3. Because your password provides you with secure and confidential access to TUPS.co, it is of the utmost importance that you protect it and do not allow unauthorized use by others.

What are your responsibilities?
The only way for you to access your information is through the use of your secret password. So it is your responsibility to ensure that this password is kept completely protected. TUPS.co will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this responsibility.

Will we share or disclose any of your personal information?
Your confidential information will not be disclosed to any third parties without your prior permission of for reasons other than as set out herein. We wish to point out that we do share aggregated demographic information with our partners and advertisers, but this is in no way linked to any personal information that can identify an individual person.

Right to amend this privacy and security statement
TUPS.co reserves the right to amend this privacy and security statement at any time. All amendments to this privacy and security statement will be posted on the website. Unless otherwise stated, the current version, shall supersede and replace all previous versions of this privacy and security statement.