Privacy Policy

Trade Academy, LLC Privacy Policy

Last Updated: February 12, 2017

At Trade Academy, LLC (“Trade Academy” or “we” or “us” or “our”), we know that you take your privacy seriously.  That’s why we want to be transparent when it comes to explaining how and why we collect the private information you share with us, as well as the steps we take to make sure it remains secure.  To that end, we have developed the following Privacy Policy, which covers our treatment of personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”) and other data that we gather when you are accessing our website, and/or our related services (collectively known as the “Services,” or, each individually, a “Service”).  In addition to complying with terms of this Privacy Policy, we also promise to abide by all applicable U.S. privacy laws when we gather and use information from you and other users of the Services.

We encourage you now to take a moment to read this Privacy Policy in order to better understand what we do with the information we collect from you.

What Personal Information does Trade Academy collect?

  • Information you provide. In order to register as a user with Trade Academy, you will be asked to provide information including, but not limited to, your name, email address, address, and phone number.  From time to time you may also provide information to us directly, through the Services.

The Personal Information you provide is used for such purposes as allowing you to set up a Trade Academy user account, improving the content of the Services, customizing the advertising and content you see (including Trade Academy or third-party advertising or content), communicating with you about specials and new features, and allowing you to participate or interact with content provided through the Services by Trade Academy or its partners. You can always refuse to supply Personal Information, though it may prevent you from engaging in certain Services.

Your Services account will be associated with your email (and optionally a phone number) and this account will be used for all our Services that you use. Information you provide to one of our Services may be used with other Services you use.

  • Information Collected Automatically. When you use the Services, Trade Academy automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser or mobile platform, including your location, IP address, browser type, operating information, mobile carrier, device and application IDs, cookie information, and the page you requested. We treat this data as non-Personal Information, except where we are required to do otherwise under applicable law. Unless otherwise stated in this Privacy Policy, Trade Academy only uses this data in aggregate form.

 

  • Cookies and Web beacons. Like other businesses, we make use of cookies and similar technologies and identifiers in our Services to provide you with a range of products and services and to enhance your experience.  Cookies are bits of electronic information that can be transferred to your computer or other electronic device to uniquely identify your browser. When you use the Services, we may place one or more cookies on your computer, cell phone, or other electronic device.

 

The use of cookies helps us improve the quality of the Services to you, by identifying information which is most interesting to you, tracking trends, measuring the effectiveness of our Services, or storing information you may want to retrieve on a regular basis. At any time, you may adjust settings on your browser to refuse cookies according to the instructions related to your browser. However, if you choose to disable cookies, many of the free features and Services may not operate properly.

 

Also, the pages on the Services may include Web beacons or pixels, which are electronic files to count users who have visited that page, to track activity over time and across different Web sites, to identify certain cookies on the computer or other electronic device accessing that page, or to collect other related information, and this information may be associated with your unique browser, device identifier, or Internet Protocol address.

  • Third-party Cookies and Web beacons. We may work with advertisers or other partners and advertising service providers to serve ads or services that may be relevant to you based on your inferred interests or location (or both) to computers, mobile phones or other devices, which may use a device ID, cookie, pixel or other similar technology placed by Trade Academy or the third party (although we would not share any other information that identifies you with an advertiser) on our Services, or on a third party website.

This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Trade Academy and its service providers and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers. For information about how to opt out of receiving behavioral advertisements, click here or click here.

  • Children Under 13: The Service provided by Trade Academy are not intended or designed to attract the attention of persons under the age of 13. Trade Academy will not knowingly collect Personal Information from any person under the age of 13.  Moreover, you may not create a Trade Academy user account unless you certify that you are at least 18 years of age.

How is My Information Shared?

At Trade Academy we neither rent nor sell your Personal Information to anyone, though, as described more fully in this section below, your publicly-available information is available to third parties, and we may provide it to third parties, by license or otherwise. Trade Academy may share your Personal Information only as described in this Privacy Policy and related documents.

 

  • Publicly Available Information: When you use the Services, certain information is public, such as your public user profile information and may be shared with or disclosed to third parties.  We may also share or disclose aggregated and anonymous data, to third parties, for analytical, advertising or other purposes.
  • Agents: We employ other companies and people to perform tasks on our behalf and need to share your information with them to provide products or services to you. Our agents do not have any right to use Personal Information we share with them beyond what is necessary to assist us, and they provide a comparable level of protection for your Personal Information.

Other Reasons We Might Share Your Information:

            In addition to the reasons noted above, Trade Academy may need to share your information in other situations:

  • Our Partners: In providing our Services to you, we may need to enter into relationships with a variety of businesses and work closely with them. In those situations, we may give some businesses access to Personal Information only as necessary to offer products and services with those businesses, and subject to the terms of this privacy policy.
  • Business Transfers: If Trade Academy or substantially all of its assets are acquired, or in the event that Trade Academy goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party.
  • Protection of Trade Academy and Others: We may release Personal Information when we believe in good faith that release is necessary to comply with the law, including laws outside your country of residence; enforce or apply our conditions of use and other agreements; or protect the rights, property, or safety of Trade Academy, our employees, our users, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations (including outside of your country of residence) for fraud protection and credit risk reduction.

What About Email Communications?

By providing your email address to us, you expressly consent to receive emails from us. We may use email to communicate with you, to send information that you have requested or to send information about other products or services developed or provided by our partners or us. If you have a Services account and decide you do not want to receive commercial email or other mail from us, please click the “unsubscribe” button located at the bottom of the e-mail message and follow the directions presented. Please note that if you do not want to receive legal notices from us, such as notices regarding this Privacy Policy, those legal notices will still govern your use of the Services, and you are responsible for reviewing such legal notices for changes.

How does Trade Academy Secure and Protect my Personal Information?

We are acutely aware of how valuable your Personal Information is to you.  That’s why Trade Academy takes our role in protecting it very seriously.  For starters, your Trade Academy account and Personal Information is protected by a password of your choosing for your privacy and security. To prevent unauthorized access to your account and Personal Information, be sure to select and protect your password appropriately, and limiting access to your computer, mobile phone, and browser by signing off after you have finished accessing your account.

Trade Academy endeavors to safeguard all user information to ensure that user account information is kept private. However, Trade Academy cannot guarantee the security of all user account information.  You should keep in mind that the information that you choose to provide publicly will not be protected by this Privacy Policy because you have made an active choice to make that information public to other users.

Additionally, Trade Academy is not responsible for unauthorized entry or use of the Services, hardware or software failure, and/or other factors that may compromise the security of user information at any time.  Finally, the Services may contain links to other sites. Trade Academy is not responsible for the privacy policies and/or practices on other sites. When linking to another site, you should read the privacy policy stated on that site. This Privacy Policy only governs information collected on the Services.

International Users

If you are located outside of the United States, please note that this site is hosted on our computer servers in the United States. Therefore, your information may be processed and stored in the United States. As a result, United States federal and state governments, courts, or law enforcement or regulatory agencies may be able to obtain disclosure of your information through laws applicable in the United States. Your use of the Services or your submission of any Personal Information to us will constitute your consent to the transfer of your Personal Information outside of your home country, including the United States, which may provide for different data protection rules than in your country.

What Personal Information Can I Access?

You may access your user information, including, but not limited to, your name, password, and email address, directly from your Trade Academy account.  To access and change this information, please login into your Trade Academy account.

If you have questions about the Personal Information we have collected from you, you can email privacy@TradeAcademy.com.

How Do I Delete My Account?

Should you ever decide to delete your account, you may do so by contacting support@TradeAcademy.com.

How Is Information Removed From My Account?

You can remove/change content or information that you have posted on the Services on your account and profile through the Services or you can ask us to remove it by writing to support@TradeAcademy.com.

Will There Be Changes To This Privacy Policy?

Trade Academy may amend this Privacy Policy from time to time. Use of information we collect now is subject to the Privacy Policy in effect at the time such information is used. If we make material changes in the way we use Personal Information, we will notify you by posting an announcement on our Services or sending you an email.  Users are bound by any changes to the Privacy Policy when they use the Services after such changes have been first posted.

What If I Have Questions Or Concerns?

If you have any questions or concerns regarding privacy using the Service, please send a detailed message to: support@TradeAcademy.com. We will make every effort to resolve your concerns.