This privacy policy sets out the basis for any personal data that we collect about you, please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it.

Information We Have Collected And May Collect And How

When you become a member of the Site, we will collect some personal information from you, such as your name, email address, country of origin, location, occupation, schools attended, photos and other data you upload or enter into your profile. This personal data is entered by you during the registration process, in order to become a member of the Site.


We use cookies on the Site and other technologies to recognize you and uniquely identify your browser. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you use the Site and also allows us to improve the Site. By continuing to use the Site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.

We use the following cookies:

Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of the Site. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of the Site.

Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognize and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the Site when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way the Site works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

Functionality cookies. These are used to recognize you when you return to the Site. This enables us to personalize our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).

Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to the Site, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make the Site [and the advertising displayed on it] more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies, but you can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or indicate when a cookie is being sent. You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of the Site.

Why We Collect Information

Information collected may be used to provide our products and service of the Site; for billing, identification and authentication purposes; to analyze the Site usage for statistical purposes; to manage and improve our products and the Site; to deliver administrative and informative notices and communications relevant to your use of our products and the Site; for internal market research; for troubleshooting problems; for detecting, protecting against and preventing fraudulent or other criminal activity; for distribution to third party contractors who provide services to us (such as our email server) who are bound by our privacy restrictions or restrictions at least as restrictive as those set forth in this policy; to enforce our Terms of Service.

User's Consent

The User acknowledges the principles set forth in this privacy policy and also consents to the processing of his/her personal data as described below.

The User shall be entitled to revoke his/her consent at any time and with effect for the future. For such revocation please contact Community Abroad by using the contact form available on each Community Abroad Website under Contact. The User declares the following:

I agree that Community Abroad shall be entitled to review my personal data, communication and networking, in the event Community Abroad has good reason to believe that I have breached my obligations however, only to the extent as required to verify such breach.