Innovation Culture
Privacy Policy

개인정보 처리방침

1. List of Collected Personal Information

For membership, counseling, and service applications, the company gathers the following personal information.
How to gather personal data is as follows: Back to the top (member registration, bulletin board, application form)

1. Login ID.
2. Password.
3. Nickname.
4. Email.
5. Service usage records.
6. Access log.
7. Cookies.
8. Access IP information.
9. Payment record.

2. Purpose of Collecting and Using Personal Information

The company uses the collected personal information for the following purposes.
1. Implementation of a contract for service provision and settlement of charges according to service provision.
Content provision, delivery of goods, or sending bills, identity authentication, purchase and payment, and collection of charges.
2. Managing members.
Identity, personal identification, the prohibition of illegal use by faulty members, the prevention of unauthorized use, and confirmation of intent to join based on the usage of membership services.
3. For marketing and advertising purposes.
Statistics on the frequency with which members access or use services.

3. Period of Personal Information Retention and Usage

In general, after the objective of collecting and using personal information has been met, the data is promptly erased.
However, if it is required to maintain it in line with the terms of the relevant laws and rules, the firm will keep member information for the following period of time as prescribed by the relevant laws and regulations:

1. Login ID, payment record are items that should be kept.
2. Act on the Use and Protection of Credit Information
3. Three-year preservation period
6 months of records on the indication/ad (Act on Consumer Protection in Electronic Commerce, etc.)
Records of contract or subscription cancellations: 5 years (Act on Consumer Protection in Electronic Commerce, etc.)
5 years of payment and supply of products records, etc (Act on Consumer Protection in Electronic Commerce, etc.)
3 years' worth of consumer complaints or disputes records (Act on Consumer Protection in Electronic Commerce, etc.)
3 years of records on credit information collection/processing, use, etc (Act on the Use and Protection of Credit Information)

4. Procedures and Methods for Eliminating Personal Information

In general, after the objective of collecting and using personal information has been met, the company will erase the information without delay. The following is the procedure and manner of destruction.

1. Destruction procedure
According to internal policies and other related laws, the information entered by the member for membership registration, etc., will be transferred to a separate DB (separate document box in the case of paper) and destroyed after being stored for a certain period of time (see retention and usage period).
Unless it is legal, personal information transmitted to a different database is not utilized for any purpose other than storage.
2. Destruction method
Personal data saved in electronic file formats is erased using a technical process that does not allow for the playback of recordings.

5. Provision of Personal Information

The company does not, in principle, share personal information with third parties. Exceptions are made in the following circumstances.

1. If the user agrees in advance.
2. If an investigating agency makes a request in accordance with the statutes' provisions or the procedures and techniques provided in the statutes for investigative purposes.

6. Consignment of Collected Personal Information

Without the user's consent, the company does not entrust the user's information to a third party. If the need arises in the future, we will tell the consignee as well as the contents of the consignment work and, if necessary, acquire prior consent.

7. Rights of Users and Legal representatives and Methods of Exercise

Users can access and edit their personal information at any time, as well as request the cancellation of their subscription.
Users can cancel (or withdraw consent) ‘personal information change’ (or ‘member information modification’), click ‘member withdrawal,’ and read, correct, or withdraw their personal information immediately after going through the identification process.
Alternatively, if you contact the person in charge of personal data management in writing or by e-mail, we will respond promptly.
If you request that personal information be corrected, we shall not use or disclose the information until it has been corrected. Furthermore, if incorrect personal information has been disclosed to a third party, we will promptly notify the third party of the correction process so that the remedy can be made.
Personal information that has been terminated or destroyed at the request of the user is processed according to the "retention and usage period of personal information obtained by the firm" and cannot be seen or used for other reasons.

8. Installation and Operation of an Autonomous Personal Information Gathering device and Refusal

The company uses a "cookie" that stores and retrieves your information on a regular basis. A cookie is a little text file that is transmitted to your browser by the server that runs the company's homepage and kept on your hard drive. Cookies are used by the company for the following purposes.

1. Purpose of using cookies, etc.
By evaluating the frequency of access and visit time of members and non-members, identifying users' tastes and interests, tracking their own lifestyles, and determining the degree of involvement in various activities and visits, target marketing and personalized services can be offered.
The option to install cookies is available to users. As a result, users can choose to accept all cookies by configuring their web browsers, go through a confirmation process whenever cookies are saved, or refuse to accept all cookies.

2. How to reject cookie settings.
For example, you can enable all cookies, go through verification every time you save cookies, or refuse to save all cookies by changing the settings on your web browser.
Setting method example (for Internet Explorer): Internet Options > Personal Information > Tools at the top of the web browser
However, if you decline to allow cookies to be installed, you may encounter issues in receiving services.

9. Civil Services Related to Personal Information.

The company assigns a person in charge of personal information management to secure users' personal information and resolve complaints relating to personal information.

Person in charge of personal information management:

You can contact the person in charge of personal information management with any complaints about personal information protection coming from using the company's services. Users' reports will be responded to immediately and adequately by the company.

If you need a report or consultation on other personal information infringement, please contact the institution below.
1. Personal Information Protection Infringement Center ( / 02-405-5118)
2. Information Protection Mark Certification Committee ( / 02-580-9531~2)
3. Cybercrime report to the Supreme Prosecutors' Office ( / 02-3480-2000)
4. National Police Agency Cyber Safety Bureau ( / 1566-0112)

10. Others

We would like to note out that this "personal information handling policy" does not apply to individual acts of websites linked to the website that collect personal information.

11. Obligation for Notifications

We will notify you via the "Notice" on the website at least 7 days before the revision if the existing personal information handling policy changes.

- Announcement date: January 1st, 2021.