Privacy Policy I Hate Statistics

This page has been adjusted for last time on 7 March 2018.

On this page we inform you on which data we collect on our website, why we collect this data and how we improve your experience on I Hate Statistics with this data. It is our responsibility to protect your privacy and we would like to inform you how we do this. In this way you know how we handle your data.

This privacy policy is only applicable to the services delivered by I Hate Statistics. You should be aware that I Hate Statistics can’t be held responsible for the privacy policy of other websites, platforms or sources.

I Hate Statistics respects the privacy of all users and takes care that the personal data you provide us will be handled confidentially and securely.

Usage of collected data

In this section we inform you why and how we use the data we collect on our platform.

Access to I Hate Statistics

To register for one of our services we require you to provide us with the following personal data:

  • Name
  • E-mailaddress
  • Password
  • In case you are not logged in via SurfConext: password
  • In case you pay us: your bank account number

Based on the provided data we create a personal account for you. This account is used to provide you access to your personal environment and services within I Hate Statistics.

The data is stored on our own secure servers or on a secured third-party server.


Your password is used to protect your data, such that only you can login onto your personal learning-environment.

Improvement of personal learning process

Your behavior within the learning-environment is stored. Analysis of this data is used to improve your personal learning process and and environment. These personal behavioral data consist of:

  • Navigation on the platform between different sections
  • Answers you provide to the questions
  • Time between lessons, questions and answers
Progress reports for teachers

In case you registered via a group, you’re connected to the curriculum of your teacher. The teacher has access to your progress within the curriculum. The progress data provided to the teacher consists out of:

  • Completed lessons
  • Completed challenges

E-mails or other messages (such as the chat messages) you send to us, could be stored. We might ask you for personal data which are relevant for the specific situation at hand. This data and the storage of the messages makes it possible for us to progress and answer your question and request. The data is stored on our own secure servers or on a secured third-party server.

Your IP-address is used for the communication via the chat function within I Hate Statistics. We use the chat function to help you as fast and easy as possible, but also to gather feedback about I Hate Statistics.


We collect data for research to get a better insight of our users, such that we can improve and tailor our services for them.

The website uses “cookies” (small files placed on your computer) to analyse the usage of the website by the users. The cookie generated data about your usage of the website can be transferred to our own secure servers of a secured third-party server. We use this information to keep track of how the website is used, create reports on website-activity and provide other services to involving website-activity. By collecting this data we improve your user experience on I Hate Statistics.


We do not collect or use the data for other purposes than the purposes described within this privacy policy, unless we received your permission for it.

These purposes are:

  • Invitation, creation and access to personalised accounts
  • Provide insights on activity, progress and mastery to teachers and the user (the student)
  • Provide support via the chat-app on our platform and via email
  • Collect feedback to improve our product and services


Your data is only shared with third-parties when it improves your experience on/within the platform of I Hate Statistics and will not be shared with third-parties for marketing or advertising purposes. The data will not be shared with third-parties. Occasionally, the data will be shared internally. Our employees are obliged to respect the privacy of your data.

Changes in the policy

This privacy policy is tuned to the use of and services available in I Hate Statistics. Any adjustments or changes of the website, can lead to changes in the privacy policy. Therefore, we advise you to consult this privacy policy regularly. We will inform you when major changes are made to the privacy policy.

Accessing your personal data

We provide all users the possibility to view, change or remove all their personal data which has been gathered by us until that moment.

Unsubscribe from newsletter

Below each email you have the possibility to unsubscribe from the newsletter.

How to reach us for view/changing or removing your personal data

At the end of this privacy policy contact information is given for request concerning viewing, changing or removing your personal data. In case of removal of your personal data, I Hate Statistics has the rights to anonymize the collected data and store these for future research purposes.

Disable Cookies​​​​

Most browsers will accept cookies as default, but you can alter the settings of your browser to disable cookies or notify when cookies are used. However, disabling cookies results in limited functionality of our services, platform and websites.

Questions and feedback

Within I Hate Statistics we treat your personal data with the utmost care and continuously assess whether our company I Hate Statistics acts corresponding to this privacy policy. Regarding questions or feedback related to this privacy policy or your personal data, you can contact us via email: