WisdomStars Privacy Policy

To be accepted by clients and consultants when they register to our service.


When you use WisdomStars, you trust us with your information. We are committed to keeping that trust. That starts with helping you understand our privacy practices. This policy describes the information we collect, how it is used and shared, and your choices regarding this information.

This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their data which is collected and stored by WisdomStars is being used online. This must be accepted by clients and consultants (“users”) when they register to our services.

Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your information in accordance with our website.

What personal information do we collect from the people that 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, mailing address, phone number, banking detail to help you with your experience.

When do we collect information?

We collect information from you when you register on our site or when you use the section where we need more specific information, e.g., Banking details only when we need to transfer funds to/from your account/card.

How do we use your information?

We may use the information we collect from you when you register, sign up with a client/consultant, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, or use certain other site features in the following ways:

How do we protect your information?

Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible.

We use regular Malware Scanning.

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 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. Our transactions processing platform are PCI compliant, and we follow PCI standards to initiate, complete and store the transaction details.

Do we use 'cookies'?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the site's or service provider's systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information. For instance, we use cookies to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart. They are also used to help us understand your preferences based on previous or current site activity, which enables us to provide you with improved services. We also use cookies to help us compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

We use cookies to:

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 settings. Since browser is a little different, look at your browser's Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.

If you turn cookies off, some of the features that make your site experience more efficient may not function properly. It won't affect your experience that make your site experience more efficient and may not function properly.

General questions:

1. What user information entered during the registration process is public - and is available to anybody to see when they search for a consultant on our site?

Our clients may search for consultants without registering - we may show the name of consultants meeting the skill set they are looking for. We require clients to register in order to see the details for any consultant.

2. What information about a consultant is available to WisdomStars when the consultant engages for a project?

Contact information, including email, phones.

3. Do we share info with law enforcement?

We share the information only on court order.

4. Do we sell user information?

We never sell any information.

5. Do we contact user for marketing or send marketing info in email?

6. What activities do we track?

We track all activities between clients and consultants.

7. Do we allow third party trackers in our web site?

We do not allow any third party trackers in our site - we use google analytics to track the site usage.

8. Do we disclose or allow to see which of the consultant worked on which project and for which client?

We do not disclose this information other than to the client and consultant who are involved in a consulting engagement.

Updates To This Policy

We may occasionally update this policy. If you use our services after an update, you consent to the updated policy.If we make significant changes, we will notify you of the changes by email. To the extent permitted under applicable law, by using our services after such notice, you consent to our updates to this policy.We encourage you to periodically review this policy for the latest information on our privacy practices.

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy, you may contact us using the information below.

221 Mt Auburn St
Cambridge, Massachusetts
(617) 864-9450
(617) 903-8773

Last Edited on 10-22-2017