you detailed information about the privacy of your information and how it's secured on TradingAcademy.com
and our community site at community.tradingacademy.com (the "Site(s) and the Service") and any other websites
owned and operated by Online Trading Academy Franchise Corporation (together "We" and "Us").
using our Site(s), as more fully described below, you agree to be bound by all of its terms and conditions.
If you do not agree to these terms, please do not access or use our Site(s) and/or the Service.
deletions shall be effectively immediately upon notice thereof, which may be given by means including, but not
limited to, issuing an email to the email address listed by registered users and posting the revised Policy on
this page. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to maintain a valid email address as a
registered user, review this site and this Policy periodically and to be aware of any modifications. Your continued
use of the Site(s) and/or Service after such modifications will constitute your (a) acknowledgment of the modified
policy; and (b) agreement to abide and by bound by the modified policy.
Further, each time you use our Site(s) and/or the Service you are consenting to our processing of your
computer or using information in any way, including, but not limited to, collecting, storing, deleting, using,
combining and disclosing information, all of which activities will take place in the United States.
If you reside outside the U.S., your personally identifiable information will be transferred to the U.S., and
processed and stored there under U.S. privacy standards. Each time you utilize the Site(s) and /or the Service and
are providing information to us, you consent to such transfer to, and processing in, the U.S. If you have any questions
Why do we gather information?
We gather information that allows us to provide you the optimal experience with the Site(s) and the Service
and to help us better understand what products and services you're most interested in. We also do this to communicate
with you and to manage your User account if you have one. To do this, we collect information that helps us understand
your needs and preferences.
What type of information do we collect and how is it used?
Consumer Information. The contact information we collect comes directly from you.
The types of information we collect include the following:
- A first and last name.
- A home or other physical address, including, street name and name of a city or town.
- An e-mail address.
- A telephone or cellphone number.
- Information collected via “cookies.” See below concerning your use of our web site and online services.
We may collect this information when
you register in our community at myota.tradingacademy.com, complete an Online Trading Academy Membership registration
form, sign-up for a Power Trading Workshop, purchase audio or video content from us, or fill out any other form on any
of the Site(s) or through the Service or provide such information to one of our Educational Counselors or Instructors.
We may also collect information that you provide about others, such as through a refer-a-friend program or on a
friend/spouse who may be attending a class or workshop with you.
We may use your contact information to provide you information about our products, special offers from our marketing
think may be of value to you.
If you provide us with your postal address, you may receive periodic mailings from us with information on new products
and services or upcoming events. If you do not wish to receive such mailings, please let us know by sending us an email
at or by calling us toll-free at (866) 939-4958 or outside the U.S. at 011-949-608-7424.
Except as specified for the efficiency of use of the community site at community.tradingacademy.com, when you initially
provide your contact information to us you will be given the choice of receiving periodic email communications from us or
opting out of email communications. If you initially consented to receiving emails from us but would now like to change
your preference, please let us know by sending us an email at or by calling us toll-free at
(866) 939-4958 or outside the U.S. at 011-949-608-7424.
Persons who supply us with their telephone numbers may receive telephone contact from us with information regarding
new products and services or upcoming events. If you do not wish to receive phone calls from us in the future, please
let us know by sending us an email at or by calling us toll-free at (866) 939-4958 or outside
the U.S. at 011-949-608-7424.
Community. Users who register for our community website at community.tradingacademy.com may receive announcements
and administrative messages via email and other types of direct messages as part of this service. These communications
are part of the community service and you may not be able to opt-out of receiving them. If you register for membership
at the community website, by default your full user name and your profile image (if you elect to provide one) will be
visible to other visitors and members of the community site. You may edit your privacy setting to make this information
available only with other members you choose to connect with ("Friends").
"Cookies" and Log Data. A "cookie" is a small data text-file that is placed onto the memory of your browser. We use
cookies to personalize information provided to you directly and on the Site(s) and through the Service and to record
your visits to the Site(s) and the Service. The cookies do not store any personally identifiable data about you. Most
browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies. Additionally,
we may collect demographic information along with data on how you interact with the Site(s) and the Service and our
emails through other tracking devises such as web beacons. The demographic and email interaction data we collect is
used in aggregate to allow us to determine what content and offers our Site(s) and the Service visitors find most relevant.
When you visit the Site(s) and use the Service, our servers automatically record your activity on the Site(s) and
the Service ("Log Data"). This Log Data may include information such as your IP address, browser type or the
domain from which you are visiting, the web-pages you visit, the search terms you use, and any advertisements
on which you click. For most users accessing the Internet from an Internet service provider the IP address
will be different every time you log on. We use Log Data to monitor the use of the Site(s) and the Service,
and for technical administration. We do not associate your IP address with any other personally identifiable
Do we share information collected with other third parties?
Again, we take your privacy very seriously and are committed to keeping your information safe and secure.
We do not sell, license, lease or otherwise disclose your personal information to any third party for any reason
except as noted earlier and as described below:
- Information may be shared with agents or contractors who assist in providing support for our internal operations.
- Information that you give us and information about your participation in the Site(s) and the Service may be combined
with other personally identifiable information (such as demographic information and past purchase history) available from our
records and other sources. This information will be used to make our future marketing efforts more efficient. This information
may also be shared with other marketers to bring you offers of interest.
- We subscribe to Google Analytics which is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). This subscription
allows Google to use Information about your participation in the Site(s) and the Service. Google utilizes the information
collected to track and examine the use of the Site(s), to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other
Google services (such as Google Remarketing and Demographics and Interest Reporting) and to contextualize and personalize
the ads of its own advertising network. The aim of the tracking is to provide customized advertising that reflects your online
preferences. You can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising using Google's
Ads Settings or to opt-out of Google
Analytics using the Opt-out Browser Add-on.
Third-party vendors, including Google, may show our ads on sites across the
Internet and use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie)
together to inform, optimize, and serve ads based on your past visits to the Site(s).
From time to time, we may use customer information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our
address you provide to us. Every time you use or visit the Site(s) it will be presumed that you have reviewed and
The information we collect may be disclosed when we are legally required to do so, at the request of governmental
authorities conducting an investigation, to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing our website and
applicable laws, or to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of our website.
You should also be aware that when Personally Identifiable Information is voluntarily disclosed (i.e. your name, e-mail
address, etc.) in the discussion forums or other public areas on the Site(s) or Service, that information, along with any
information disclosed in your communication, can be collected and used by third parties and may result in unsolicited messages
from third parties. Such activities are beyond our control and this Policy does not apply to such information. Any submissions
to chat rooms or other public areas on the Site(s) are accepted with the understanding that they are accessible to all third
parties. If you do not want your comments to be viewed by third parties, you are advised not to make any submissions.
Ultimately, you are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your password and/or account information. Please be
careful and responsible whenever you're online.
How do we protect and secure the information you provide to us?
This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our
control. The transfer of confidential information such as credit card numbers and financial data are communicated via
state of-the-art encryption. Our Web server and database reside behind a firewall in a secure datacenter with offsite
backup and fire protection.
Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.
As a result, while we strive to protect your Personally Identifiable Information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are
security and privacy limitations of the Internet which are beyond our control; (b) the security, integrity and privacy
of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this site cannot be guaranteed; and (c) any such
information and data may be viewed or tampered with in transit by a third party.
endorsement, authorization or representation of our affiliation with that third party. We do not exercise control over third
be posted onto the Online Trading Academy and community homepages at tradingacademy.com and community.tradingacademy.com
informing you of such a change. We will also attempt to email notice of the change, but we are not responsible for you
Our Policy Towards Children
Neither the Site(s) nor the Service are directed to persons under 18. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her
child has provided us with personally identifiable information without their consent, he or she should contact us at
. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 18
without parental consent. If we become aware that a child under 18 has provided us with personal identifiable information
without parental consent, we will delete such information from our files and terminate that individual's use of the Service.
Last updated 03/25/2015