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Privacy Policy

Effective Date: June 7, 2024

This Privacy Policy explains how Riverside Music Studios collects, uses, and discloses personal
information about our customers, prospective customers, and visitors to our website at https://riversidemusicstudios.com.

If you require any more information or have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact us by email at info@riversidemusicstudios.com

COLLECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

We may collect personal information directly from you, for example through a web form, during registration, while making a reservation, while setting up an account with us, when you contact us for customer support, or at checkout.

Personal information we collect directly from you may include but is not limited to:

  • first and last name
  • address
  • email address
  • phone number

Our website uses technologies such as cookies, web beacons, pixels, and other similar technologies to automatically collect certain information from your device including.

Information collected from your device includes but is not limited to:

  • your IP address
  • date and time of your visit
  • length of your visit
  • browser and operating system information
  • referring website address
  • other information about how you interact with the website

Our website may also use cookies and similar technologies to enhance your user experience and enable certain features such as keeping track of items you put in your shopping cart.

Our email campaigns may also use tracking technologies such as web beacons, pixels and other similar technologies to automatically collect certain information such as your IP address, browser type and version, and email engagement statistics.

We may collect personal information about you from our third party partners and combine it with other information that we collect. Personal information we collect from our partners may include, for example,
Information collected from our partners may include but is not limited to:

  • your demographic information
  • shopping history
  • geographic location

USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

We may use information collected about you for any lawful purpose, including the following:

  • To provide you with our products and services, customer service and support, and other relevant information;
  • To market our products and services to you, including by email and text message subject to your consent;
  • To provide our website to you, to optimize our website, and to assist with our advertising and marketing efforts;
  • To send you abandoned cart reminders if you added items to your shopping cart but did not complete check out;
  • To comply with the law and to maintain the security of our website; or
  • With your consent, or as otherwise disclosed at the time information is collected.

DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

We may share the information we collect with other parties, including the following

  • With third-party service providers to assist us with providing and marketing our products and services, such as payment processors, data hosting services, analytics services, online store support, advertising partners, and email service providers.
  • With any affiliates or joint venture partners that we may have in the future.
  • As part of a corporate sale, merger, or acquisition, or other transfer of all or part of our assets, including as part of a bankruptcy proceeding.
  • If necessary to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other lawful request for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights or the rights of third parties, or to protect the safety or security of any person or entity.
  • With your consent or as otherwise disclosed at the time of data collection or sharing.

We may share information that has been de-identified or aggregated without limitation.

Our website may offer interactive features, such as the ability to leave reviews, that you can use to communicate with other website visitors or to submit and post your own content. If you disclose information in one of these forums, this information can be viewed, collected, and used by others.

Digital Advertising

We may authorize our advertising partners to use cookies and similar technologies on our website to automatically collect certain information from your device, and we may share information about you, your purchases, and your interactions with our website with our advertising partners. These partners may also collect information from other websites or apps over time, including information about relationships among different browsers and devices. Such information can be used by us or our advertising partners to serve more relevant targeted ads.

Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.

For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: https://policies.google.com/privacy

Other Third Parties
We may also work with third parties that collect data about your use of our website and other sites or apps over time for non-advertising purposes. We may use other third-party services to improve the performance of the website and for analytics and marketing purposes.

Cookies

Your web browser may allow you to block or disable cookies; however, parts of our website may not
function properly if you do so.

EMAIL AND TEXT/SMS MESSAGE COMMUNICATIONS

We may use Your Personal Data to contact You with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to You. We follow our standard Privacy Policy for the disclosure of personal information collected from e-mail marketing and SMS services.

E-Mail Marketing
If you wish to unsubscribe from our email campaigns, please click on the Unsubscribe link at the bottom of any marketing email sent from us. If you opt out of our email marketing, we will still send you messages related to our transactions and relationship with you, such as order confirmations.


SMS Marketing

If you wish to stop receiving text messages from us, reply STOP, QUIT, CANCEL, OPT-OUT, or UNSUBSCRIBE to any text message sent from us.

PAYMENTS

We may provide paid products and/or services within the Service. In that case, we may use third-party services for payment processing (e.g. payment processors).

We will not store or collect Your payment card details. That information is provided directly to Our third-party payment processors whose use of Your personal information is governed by their Privacy Policy. These payment processors adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of payment information.


UPDATING YOUR INFORMATION

When you have an account with us, you may review, change, or update your contact information by logging into your account or contacting our office at (212) 247-4900.

Children’s Information

As a music school in NYC that caters to children and adults, we believe it is important to provide added protection for children online. We encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children to observe, participate in and/or monitor and guide their online activity.

Children’s Privacy
The Service may contain content appropriate for children under the age of 13. As a parent, you should know that through the Service children under the age of 13 may participate in activities that involve the collection or use of personal information. We use reasonable efforts to ensure that before we collect any personal information from a child, the child’s parent receives notice of and consents to our personal information practices.

We also may limit how We collect, use, and store some of the information of Users between 13 and 18 years old. In some cases, this means We will be unable to provide certain functionality of the Service to these Users. If We need to rely on consent as a legal basis for processing Your information and Your country requires consent from a parent, We may require Your parent’s consent before We collect and use that information.

We may ask a User to verify its date of birth before collecting any personal information from them. If the User is under the age of 13, the Service will be either blocked or redirected to a parental consent process.

Information Collected from Children Under the Age of 13

The Company may collect and store persistent identifiers such as cookies or IP addresses from Children without parental consent for the purpose of supporting the internal operation of the Service.
We may collect and store other personal information about children if this information is submitted by a child with prior parent consent or by the parent or guardian of the child.

The Company may collect and store the following types of personal information about a child when submitted by a child with prior parental consent or by the parent or guardian of the child:

  • First and/or last name
  • Date of birth
  • Gender
  • Grade level
  • Email address
  • Telephone number
  • Parent’s or guardian’s name
  • Parent’s or guardian’s email address

We follow our standard Privacy Policy for the disclosure of personal information collected from and about children.

Parental Access

A parent who has already given the Company permission to collect and use his child personal information can, at any time:

  • Review, correct or delete the child’s personal information
  • Discontinue further collection or use of the child’s personal information

To make such a request, You can write to Us using the contact information provided in this Privacy Policy.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This privacy policy applies only to our online activities and is valid for visitors to our website and regarding information shared and/or collected there. This policy does not apply to any information collected offline or via channels other than this website.

Consent

By using our website, you hereby consent to our privacy policy and agree to its terms.

Links to Other Websites
Our Service may contain links to other websites that are not operated by Us. If You click on a third party link, You will be directed to that third party’s site. We strongly advise You to review the Privacy Policy of every site You visit.


We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY
We may update this Privacy Policy at any time. Please review it frequently.


CONTACT INFORMATION
If you have any questions about this policy or our privacy practices, please contact us.


To sign up for music lessons in NYC or to contact us with any questions using the form at the link below:

(212) 247-4900
Riverside Music Studios - Midtown
1727 Broadway, Suite 2
New York, New York 10019

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Riverside Music Studios - Downtown
160 Broadway, Suite 900EB
New York, New York 10038

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