Last updated: 2/26/16
The Information We Collect and Receive
In the course of operating the Forcerank App, we will collect (and/or receive) the following types of information. You authorize us to collect and/or receive such information.
In addition to the information noted above, we may collect additional information (collectively, the “Other Information”). Such Other Information may include:
a) From You. Additional information about yourself that you voluntarily provide to us (e.g., via a survey) that does not identify you personally.
b) From Your Activity. We collect and store any information that you submit when you compete in Contests through the Forcerank App, including, but not limited to, your selection of the ranks for the underlying stocks in the Contests (collectively, the “Ranking Data”).
Other Information that we automatically collect when you use the Forcerank App, including, without limitation:
- IP addresses, which may consist of a static or dynamic IP address and will sometimes point to a specific identifiable computer or device; browser type and language; referring and exit pages and URLs; date and time; amount of time spent on particular pages; what sections of the Forcerank App you visit; and similar data; and
- Information about your device, including the type of device; universally unique ID (“UUID”); advertising identifier (“IDFA”); MAC address; operating system and version (e.g., iOS, Android or Windows); carrier and country location; hardware and processor information (e.g., storage, chip speed, camera resolution, NFC enabled); network type (WiFi, 3G, 4G, LTE); and similar data.
c) From Cookies. Information that we collect using “cookie” technology. Cookies are small packets of data that a website stores on your computer’s or mobile device’s hard drive so that your computer will “remember” information about your visit. We may use both session cookies (which expire once you close your web browser) and persistent cookies (which stay on your computer until you delete them) to help us collect Other Information and to enhance your experience using the Forcerank App. If you do not want us to place a cookie on your hard drive, you may be able to turn that feature off on your computer or mobile device. Please consult your Internet browser’s documentation for information on how to do this and how to delete persistent cookies. However, if you decide not to accept cookies from us, the Forcerank App may not function properly.
The third-party analytics service providers we currently work with include the following (click on the links to view these third-party analytics service providers privacy policies and find out more about what data they hold about you, what they do with it and how to opt out from certain data collection):
Please be advised that if you opt out of any service, you may not be able to use the full functionality of the Forcerank App.
How We Use and Share the Information
We use the Personal Information, the Geolocational Information, and the Other Information (collectively, the “Information”) to provide the Forcerank App; to maintain and improve the Forcerank App; to solicit your feedback; and to inform you about our products and services and those of our third-party marketing partners.
You also authorize us to use and/or share Information as described below.
Agents, Providers and Related Third Parties. We may engage other companies and individuals to perform certain business-related functions on our behalf. Examples may include providing technical assistance, order fulfillment, customer service, and marketing assistance. These other companies will have access to the Information only as necessary to perform their functions and to the extent permitted by law. We may also share your Information with any of our parent companies, subsidiaries, or other companies under common control with us.
Aggregated Information. We may analyze Personal Information with Other Information in anonymized and aggregate form in order to operate, maintain, manage, and improve the Forcerank App. This aggregate information does not identify you personally. We may share this aggregate data with our affiliates, agents, business and promotional partners, and other third parties. We may also disclose, share and/or sell aggregated Ranking Data in a form that does not identify you personally, to current and prospective business partners and to other third parties for other lawful purposes.
Business Transfers. As we develop our businesses, we might sell or buy businesses or assets. In the event of a corporate sale, merger, reorganization, sale of assets, dissolution, or similar event, the Information may be part of the transferred assets.
Legal Requirements. We may disclose your Information if required to do so by law, or in the good faith belief that such action or disclosure is necessary or appropriate to: (i) operate the Website and/or the Services, (ii) comply with any legal obligation, report unlawful activity, cooperate with law enforcement, or protect against legal liability, (iii) protect and defend our rights, property, personnel, suppliers, sponsors, agents or licensors, or (iv) protect the personal safety of vendors, users of the Website and/or the Services or the public.
How We Protect Your Information
We take commercially reasonable steps to protect your Information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. Please understand, however, that no security system is impenetrable. We cannot guarantee the security of our databases, nor can we guarantee that the information you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to and from us over the Internet.
Accessing and Modifying Personal Information and Communication Preferences
If you have registered to use the Forcerank App, you may access, review, and make changes to your Personal Information, Billing Information, and certain Other Information by following the instructions found on the Forcerank App. In addition, you may manage your receipt of non-transactional communications by clicking on the “unsubscribe” link located on the bottom of any Forcerank email. You cannot opt out of receiving transactional e-mails related to your account or your Contests. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to process such requests in a timely manner. You should be aware, however, that it is not always possible to completely remove or modify information in our subscription databases.
Important Notice to Non-U.S. Residents
43 West 24th Street 7th Floor
New York, NY 10010
1 (800) 626-8105
In addition, Forcerank does not monitor, recognize, or honor any behavioral advertising opt-out or do not track mechanisms, including general web browser “Do Not Track” settings and/or signals.
How to Contact Us
43 West 24th Street 7th Floor
New York, NY 10010
1 (800) 626-8105