Effective January 1, 2018
Med Student Tips recognizes that your privacy is important. This document outlines the types of personal information it receives and collects when you use the website, as well as some of the steps it takes to safeguard information. This will help you make an informed decision about sharing personal information.
Med Student Tips strives to maintain the highest standards of decency, fairness and integrity in all its operations. Likewise, Med Student Tips is dedicated to protecting its online visitors' privacy.
Med Student Tips collects personally identifiable information from the visitors to its website only on a voluntary basis. Personal information collected on a voluntary basis may include first name and email and address.
This information is collected if you opt to join the email list or request some other service or information. The information collected is internally reviewed, used to improve the content of the website, notify our visitors of updates, and respond to visitor inquiries.
Once information is reviewed, it is discarded or stored in the files. If material changes are made in the collection of personally identifiable information, Med Student Tips will inform you by placing a notice on the site.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying your Web browser; however, if you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the site.
A web beacon is a transparent image file used to monitor your journey around a single website or collection of sites. They are also referred to as web bugs and are commonly used by sites that hire third-party services to monitor traffic. They may be used in association with cookies to understand how visitors interact with the pages and content on the pages of a web site.
Browsers can be set to accept or reject cookies or notify you when a cookie is being sent. Privacy software can be used to override web beacons. Taking either of these actions shouldn't cause a problem with this site, should you so choose.
This website is directed to adults; it is not directed to children under the age of 13. Med Student Tips operates its site in compliance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, and will not knowingly collect or use personal information from anyone under 13 years of age.
In some cases, Med Student Tips may collect information about you that is not personally identifiable. It uses this information, which does not identify individual users, to analyze trends, to administer the site, to track users' movements around the site and to gather demographic information about its user base as a whole.