» StartWhereYouAreVTPro.org Web Site Privacy Policy

This is a Web site of the Vermont Student Assistance Corporation (VSAC). If you have questions about this Web Site, please contact us at:

VSAC Privacy
PO Box 2000
Winooski, VT 05404

e-mail at info @ vsac.org

(800) 642-3177
8:00am-6:00pm Monday-Thursday
8:00am-4:30pm Friday

StartWhereYouAreVTPro.org's servers log impersonal information about visitors for the purposes of understanding user behavior and improving their experience. This impersonal information does not include your email address, your name, or any other personal information about you.

While on this Web site, you may choose to become a registered user in order to save content to a personal storage file for later use. The email addresses and passwords of registered users are stored, but only to facilitate site login or communication from VSAC, and will under no circumstances be sold or otherwise distributed to third parties except with your consent or as provided by law. Please contact VSAC with any questions or concerns.

If you send us e-mail by writing to us at info @ vsac.org (e-mail contact links on our Web site use this address), we are automatically given your e-mail address so we can respond to you by e-mail. Any information you provide is kept confidential and is not forwarded to, shared with, sold, or traded to any other organization or Vermont state agency except with your consent or as provided by law. We use the information you provide only to respond to your request for information from VSAC. We will retain your email address so we can continue to provide you with additional information.

We do not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13. We will delete any information from our systems if we learn that is from a child under the age of 13. You may visit the FTC's web site at www.ftc.gov to learn more about protecting children online.

Our Web site contains both "internal" links (links to other parts of the VSAC Web site), and "external" links (links to other sites on the Web). Our privacy policy covers only the VSAC and VSAC-sponsored Web sites. Other sites to which we link may have other privacy policies. Check each site to determine what those policies are, understanding that their policies may change over time.

We may use cookies to collect information about your use of our Web site, such as particular pages visited, so that we can understand how you and other customers navigate our site, improve your experience with our site and landing pages, and facilitate application processing. Cookies are small files of data that we place on your computer to help us understand how you use the Web site. We may use session cookies and non-expiring cookies when you visit the Web site. Session cookies expire when you leave our Web site. Non-expiring cookies are stored on your computer to retain information about our Web site location. Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies, but you may set your preferences to refuse cookies or alert you when cookies are being sent. We do not use cookies to store your name, mailing address, or other personally identifiable information. We use technology to analyze usage and traffic patterns on our Web site.

This web site contains the intellectual property of VSAC and is protected by U.S. and international copyright law and other intellectual property laws. Unauthorized reproduction or distribution of its contents, in whole or in part, without the express written consent of VSAC, may result in civil and criminal penalties, and will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible under law. The publication or dissemination of any link to the contents of this web site, other than a link to www,StartWhereYouAreVTPro.org, without the express, written consent of VSAC, is prohibited.

Effective Date
This Privacy Statement is effective as of February 2010 and replaces any prior VSAC StartWhereYouAreVTPro.org Web Site Policy.

Changes to the Privacy Statement
You agree that we may change this Privacy Statement upon reasonable notice to you.