We at GrowthInvestingResearch.com by GrowthInvestingResearch.com (“GrowthInvestingResearch.com”, “we”, “us”, “our”) know that our clients (“you”, “your”) care about how User data is collected and treated.
This privacy statement describes GrowthInvestingResearch.com’s use practices and policies with regard to the information that is collected through the GrowthInvestingResearch.com Platform. It does not state the use practices or policies of our clients, of the websites or apps on which ads are shown, or of other parties.
This policy applies to GrowthInvestingResearch.com’s collection, use, storage and disclosure of information by GrowthInvestingResearch.com’s on its, (a) websites, including all its divisions, subsidiaries and related companies (collectively, the “Websites”), (b) on various third party websites, and (c) to GrowthInvestingResearch.com’s other information collection, including the purchase of customer lists from third parties, or the use of customer lists from third parties. GrowthInvestingResearch.com is not responsible for the information collection or privacy practices of third party websites or applications.
AD SERVING is the process of delivering an ad to be shown in a web page, an email or a mobile app.
ADVERTISERS: Companies (apps, brands) that have a product or service they want to promote.
AD IDENTIFIERS are unique character strings associated with user devices that help monitor and measure user interactions with
advertisements and apps. Examples of Ad Identifiers include IDFA (developed by Apple for the iPhone), Google Ad ID (developed by Google for Android), and Windows advertising ID (developed by Microsoft for Windows Phone). Each of these Ad Identifiers can be reset by the user.
AFFILIATE: An Affiliate is any website that displays advertisements on behalf of an Advertiser. The terms Affiliate and Publisher can be used interchangeably.
CLICKS refers to when a User “clicks” on the advertisement and goes to the offer’s page.
CLIENTS are GrowthInvestingResearch.com clients, and may include individual employees of a GrowthInvestingResearch.com client.
CONVERSIONS happen when the User completes the “offer” (e.g. making a purchase on an e-commerce site, installing a mobile app, filling out a survey, or doing some other action).
COOKIES are small text image files stored on your computer either temporarily or permanently to allow websites to recognize users and keep track of their preferences.
GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION DATA can either be precise (identifying the end user’s precise location) or imprecise (identifying the end user’s city or country). In GrowthInvestingResearch.com we collect imprecise geographic data through IP address and/or wifi networks in the end user’s vicinity. We collect this data to help our clients provide more relevant advertisements and content, and to ensure we comply with country specific requirements.
IMPRESSIONS occur when a User sees an ad for an Advertiser on a Publisher’s site, email list or an app. Ideally, they are followed by a Click and then a Conversion.
INVENTORY is website or email message or mobile app traffic from Users that can be used for advertising
IP ADDRESS is a numerical label attached to any device that connects to the Internet. Most IP addresses are dynamic i.e. the device’s IP address changes and is not persistently tied to any one device. GrowthInvestingResearch.com clients may opt to “pseudonymize” IPs to comply with a specific jurisdiction’s laws.
NETWORK are brokers between mobile advertisers and publishers.
PIXEL TAGS are website based and usually work in conjunction with cookies. They register when the User visits a particular page.
POSTBACKS are server-to-server communications between parties (generally through an API).
PUBLISHERS have Inventory and display ads on behalf of Advertisers.
USERS are end users, specifically individuals on websites or mobile apps that see and potentially interact with GrowthInvestingResearch.com.
What Is GrowthInvestingResearch.com And Why Do Our Clients Use Us?
GrowthInvestingResearch.com is the global online resource for day traders, used by the world’s top traders, investors & market experts to find information relevant to their day trading business. Clients use GrowthInvestingResearch.com to advertise their business, and we provide performance based marketing services by measuring User clicks and conversions through technologies such as Cookies and Pixel Tags, and through the collection of technical identifiers from the User’s device including Ad Identifiers and IP address.
How Do Clients Collect User Information Using GrowthInvestingResearch.com?
GrowthInvestingResearch.com’s clients collects the following types of information from Users to help clients optimize and measure their advertising network, affiliate and publisher relationships:
User Supplied Personally Identifiable Information such as Name, Email, Postal Address, City, Age, Gender etc.
Imprecise Geographic Location Data derived from IP address and/or wifi networks.
GrowthInvestingResearch.com also collects this information from employees of Clients who access information using their GrowthInvestingResearch.com accounts.
Clients can also choose to view and measure information provided by other third-party sources in the platform. Those sources may include: Advertisers, Publishers, Affiliates, and other Networks and analytics partners.
Clients own the data that they provide to and collect through the Platform. When clients remove or export their data from the Platform, their use of data is governed by their own privacy policies and applicable laws, rules, or regulations.
Collection of Survey Information
GrowthInvestingResearch.com collects information from individuals by various methods, including, but not limited to, when an individual voluntarily completes a GrowthInvestingResearch.com survey, order form, or a registration page either online or offline, or by means of online or offline surveys, order forms, or registration pages operated by third parties (collectively, a “Survey”). (As used herein, “online” means using the Internet, including the Websites, and related technologies, and “offline” means by methods other than online, including in person, in the postal mail, using telephones and cell phones, and other similar means.) In the Surveys, GrowthInvestingResearch.com or a third party (a “Third Party”) may ask an individual to provide various information to GrowthInvestingResearch.com, which may include his or her name, email address, street address, zip code, telephone numbers (including cell phone numbers and carriers), birth date, gender, salary range, education and marital status, occupation, employment information, personal and online interests, and such other information as may requested from time to time (together, “Survey Information”). Completing the Surveys is completely voluntary, and individuals are under no obligation to provide Survey Information to GrowthInvestingResearch.com or Third Party, but an individual may receive incentives from GrowthInvestingResearch.com or a Third Party in exchange for providing Survey Information to GrowthInvestingResearch.com.
Collection of Other Information.
GrowthInvestingResearch.com obtains information from individuals include (1) when an individual is making a claim for a prize or seeking to redeem an incentive offered by GrowthInvestingResearch.com or by a third party, (2) when an individual requests assistance through GrowthInvestingResearch.com’s customer service department, and (3) when an individual voluntarily subscribes to a GrowthInvestingResearch.com service or newsletter (together, “Other Information”).
How Do Clients Use GrowthInvestingResearch.com To Collect Information From Users?
Clients use GrowthInvestingResearch.com to create Cookies and Pixel Tags that can be placed on websites to collect browsing information about Users. GrowthInvestingResearch.com also supports server-to-server measurement for some clients. With any of the mentioned methods, when an end user clicks on an advertisement, goes to a specific web page, or does any other action that a Client chooses to monitor, GrowthInvestingResearch.com collects information from the User’s computer or device, including but not limited to Cookies, Pixel Tags, and Ad Identifiers.
How Do Clients Use GrowthInvestingResearch.com To Process Information From Users?
Measuring the performance of ad campaigns
Measuring the performance of Affiliates, Publishers and Networks
Creating customized performance reports (for example, how well a particular advertisement is performing in a particular geographic region)
Determining when Users respond to ads
Ad Serving – GrowthInvestingResearch.com uses data that does not personally identify users to target advertising for Clients. Specifically, end users can be targeted by device type (OS, Make, Model) and imprecise geographic location (state and region).
What Information Does GrowthInvestingResearch.com Collect From Clients?
Signing up as a Client requires setting up a GrowthInvestingResearch.com account. To do this, we will need contact details – including mailing and/or billing address, email address, company name, and website URL. Clients will also need to provide a user name and password to set up a GrowthInvestingResearch.com account. Please note that GrowthInvestingResearch.com treats all Client contact details as confidential business information that will only be used to service Client accounts and respond to Client, Affiliate or Publisher inquiries.
What Information Does GrowthInvestingResearch.com Share With Third Parties?
GrowthInvestingResearch.com may, to operate or enhance GrowthInvestingResearch.com’s services, provide data collected on the Platform to clients, partners, and service providers, but only with the client’s consent. GrowthInvestingResearch.com may provide, or enable others to collect, information for purposes of detecting and preventing malicious activity or invalid traffic. In addition, GrowthInvestingResearch.com may disclose such information in the event we reasonably suspect malicious activity or invalid traffic, or believe that we are legally required to do so. GrowthInvestingResearch.com may also share aggregated data derived from the Platform, including, for example, statistics about Platform activity. Finally, we may transfer Platform data to a successor entity in connection with a corporate merger, consolidation, sale of assets, bankruptcy, or other corporate change.
Does GrowthInvestingResearch.com Have A Data Retention Term?
Clients choose their respective data retention terms when using the GrowthInvestingResearch.com platform.
What Are GrowthInvestingResearch.com Security Practices?
GrowthInvestingResearch.com uses commercially reasonable efforts, including a variety of security technologies and procedures to secure Client and User Data from unauthorized access, use or disclosure.
Cookies, and Web Beacons
A cookie is a small piece of data which is sent from a web server to a web browser and stored locally on the user’s machine. Cookies are used to improve the experience web users have when they see web advertisements. Cookies are not viruses and cannot erase your hard drive or otherwise damage your computer. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information.
Used in combination with cookies, a Web beacon is an often-transparent graphic image, usually no larger than 1 x 1 pixel, that is placed on a Web site or in an e-mail that is used to monitor the behavior of the user visiting the Web site or sending the e-mail. When the HTML code for the Web beacon points to a site to retrieve the image, at the same time it can pass along information such as the IP address of the computer that retrieved the image, the time the Web beacon was viewed and for how long, the type of browser that retrieved the image and previously set cookie values.
GrowthInvestingResearch.com currently uses cookie and web beacon technology to associate certain Internet-related information about you with information about you in its database. Additionally, GrowthInvestingResearch.com may use other new and evolving sources of information in the future.
Can Users Disable Cookie And Id Tracking Through GrowthInvestingResearch.com?
You can disable cookies in most internet browsers. An overview of the process is available here: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/index.html. Disabling cookies will not, however, stop you from receiving all advertisements. If you would like to opt out of a particular ad network, publisher, or advertiser’s ads, you will need to contact those companies directly to inquire whether they have an opt-out option.
You can also disable collection of Ad Identifiers for targeted advertising by enabling the Limit Ad Tracking setting on your smartphone. You can also reset your Ad Identifier altogether using your smartphone’s privacy settings.
GrowthInvestingResearch.com records information about the interactions that include ad content (banner) delivery, counting click-throughs on an ad, and tracking webpage views after a click-through. Browsers typically provide the browser version, the operating system, and the IP address of the computer in use. This non-personally identifiable information is collected from web users to assist in the proper function of our service as well as the targeting of advertisements from our customers and the reporting of aggregate data to both advertisers and publishers.
At GrowthInvestingResearch.com, we advertise various sweepstakes and prizes on behalf of our partners and other third-parties. Please note that we are not responsible for prize fulfillment for contests that you enter that are not owned by GrowthInvestingResearch.com. We may from time to time want to include you in our partner’s announcements and promotions. Please contact the advertiser about any issues regarding their offers.
We will share demographic information with our partners and advertisers. This however will not be linked to any personal information that will make you identifiable. GrowthInvestingResearch.com may use third parties to deliver certain tasks. Only the necessary information will be used in order for them to do their task.
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Third Party Advertising
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information about your visits to this and other websites to provide advertisements and services that may be of interest to you.
Children under 13 years of age
GrowthInvestingResearch.com will never knowingly solicit nor will it accept personally identifiable information from users known to be under thirteen (13) years of age. This policy is to comply with the Federal Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA) http://www.coppa.org/comply.htm.
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GrowthInvestingResearch.com may disclose, transfer, and sell Individual Information to entities affiliated with GrowthInvestingResearch.com in
California User Consumer Rights.
In accordance with California Civil Code Sec. 1789.3, California resident users are entitled to know that they may file grievances and complaints with California Department of Consumer Affairs, 400 R Street, STE 1080 , Sacramento , CA 95814 ; or by phone at 916-445-1254 or 800-952-5210; or by email to [email protected]
For more information about protecting your privacy, you may wish to visit: www.ftc.gov
What Happens If This Privacy Statement Is Changed?
If you have an unresolved privacy or data use concern that a GrowthInvestingResearch.com client or GrowthInvestingResearch.com has not addressed satisfactorily, please contact our U.S.-based third party dispute resolution provider (free of charge) at https://feedback-form.truste.com/watchdog/request.