Privacy and Terms
Terms & Conditions
- Work ordered though bridger-jones.com will be returned to the client within 10 days, 7 days, 5 days, 3 days, 2 days, 24 hours or 12 hours, dependent on the service ordered, following receipt of payment. Deadlines may be extended in the case of low-quality English writing. The date and time of inception will be considered to be the date and time of the receipt of payment.
- For LaTex projects, we do not edit or adjust the LaTex code or commands.
- Whilst bridger-jones.com will always endeavour to return projects within the agreed deadlines, it cannot be held responsible for any cancellation or delay caused either by the client’s actions or ‘Acts of God’ (such as: fire, flood, or any other natural disaster, civil disturbance, industrial action or any other situation beyond our control).
- The editing and proofreading does not include changes to content or meaning of the submitted text, nor does it include advice on how to improve research methodology.
- The editing and proofreading does not include rewriting or rephrasing of plagiarised material.
- The editing and proofreading does not include amendments to mathematical formulas.
Bridger Jones membership is strictly voluntary and is on a lifetime basis. No refunds, either partial or in full, shall be made to members.
BRIDGER-JONES.COM SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO CUSTOMER FOR LOSS OF PROFIT, REVENUE, CONTRACTS, ANTICIPATED SAVINGS OR ANY OTHER INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL LOSS.
These terms and conditions constitute the entire agreement between the parties. Neither party has relied upon any statement or representation made by the other in agreeing to enter this contract.
bridger-jones.com treats all uploaded documents with complete confidentiality. bridger-jones.com ensures that the need for confidentiality is made known to the editors through the use of a confidentiality agreement which details strict guidelines as to how to handle client’s intellectual property. No proprietary information can be used for any purpose other than for the editing project. All client information and files are kept strictly confidential under the highest encryption standards available. Your personal information is never sold, rented, given away, or traded to anyone or any company. We are editors, not information dealers. Unlike some other language editing sites, we will never pursue you for access to your work. We will edit your work, return it and remove all associated files from our systems after 6 months.
Refunds can be requested within 24 hours of placing an order, and the order must not have been allocated to your first editor. When refunds are made, any fees incurred will be deducted in the calculation of the refund amount.
- Advanced credit balances can only be used for Bridger Jones editing and proofreading projects.
- Positive balances cannot be refunded.
- Credit balances never expire.
- Project price is dependent on prices at time of ordering, not prices at time of credit purchase.
3rd Party Disclosure
3rd Party Links
Fair Information Practices
Our Contact Information
What personal information do we collect from the people who visit our blog, website or app?
When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address or other details to help you with your experience.
When do we collect information?
We collect information from you when you fill out a form or enter information on our site.
How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
• To quickly process your transactions.
• To send periodic emails regarding your order or other products and services.
How do we protect visitor information?
Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.
We implement a variety of security measures when a user places an order enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information.
All transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.
We use industry standard payment processors called Stripe, PayPal, Mollie and Tikkie, and in fact, do not have access to your card or e-wallet details at all. This information is stored with our payment processors, which are PCI and GDPR compliant so your details are stored very securely. Secondly, we can assure you that despite being a small company, we’re extremely responsive and responsible, and it makes no sense for us to breach this trust of our users by misusing the credit card information.
Do we use ‘cookies’?
• Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf.
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser (like Internet Explorer) settings. Each browser is a little different, so look at your browser’s Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
If you turn cookies off, some features will be disabled. It will affect your experience of our site and some of our services will not function properly.
However, you can still place orders .
Third Party Disclosure
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information.
Third party links
We do not include or offer third-party products or services on our website.
Google’s advertising requirements can be summed up by Google’s Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en
We have not enabled Google AdSense on our site but we may do so in the future.
California Online Privacy Protection Act
According to CalOPPA we agree to the following:
Users can visit our site anonymously
Users are able to change their personal information:
• By emailing us
How does our site handle do not track signals?
We honor do not track signals and do not track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.
Does our site allow third-party behavioral tracking?
It’s also important to note that we allow third-party behavioral tracking
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under 13, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, the nation’s consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children’s privacy and safety online.
We do not specifically market to children under 13.
Fair Information Practices
The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.
In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:
We will notify the users via email
• Within 7 business days
We will notify the users via in site notification
• Within 7 business days
We also agree to the individual redress principle, which requires that individuals have a right to pursue legally enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or a government agency to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.
CAN SPAM Act
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.
We collect your email address in order to:
• Send information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.
• Process orders and to send information and updates pertaining to orders
• We may also send you additional information related to your product and/or service.
• Market to our mailing list or continue to send emails to our clients after the original transaction has occurred
To be accordance with CANSPAM we agree to the following:
• NOT use false, or misleading subjects or email addresses
• Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way
• Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters
• Monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.
• Honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly
• Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can
• Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.
Last Edited on 26 April 2018