Yes. We work to protect the security of your information during all transactions by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information you input.
italki does not ask for, collect, or store any of your financial information and payment information is handled on our payment processing partners' websites.
It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. Be sure to sign off when finished using a shared computer.
Does italki share information about me with third parties?
italki provides information about you to others under the following circumstances:
Credit card authorization and fraud screening services
If you use a credit card to purchase italki Credits, depending upon the purchase method, fraud verification services established by our payment processors will be invoked to validate your credit card purchase. These are standard procedures that occur in conjunction with every Internet transaction regardless of the service being bought or sold.
Agencies or authorities with whom we are legally required to cooperate
italki may disclose personal information to the proper authorities during the investigation of fraud or illegal activity as mandated by international law.