Which types of data does the Stern Options Trading software gather and how is this information used?
Information Collected Through User Participation
The Stern Options Trading software collects some information directly from users as part of the download and registration process. While some portions of the application are available without having to register, use of most of the features provided by the Stern Options Trading software does require completion of the full registration procedure.
As part of registering your Stern Options Trading software account with us, you will normally be asked to give personal identification such as (a) your first and last name, email address, date of birth, user ID, password, and other registration details included on the Stern Options Trading account application form; (b) account-funding information, such as deposits and withdrawals; (c) specifics regarding requests for assistance; (d) credit card information for making financial transactions in regards to your trading account, and; (e) data required to access the Stern Options Trading software, such as contact information.
Stern Options may contact you periodically to provide you with application updates, notices as required by your local jurisdiction and promotional information.
Information Collected Automatically
Along with information provided by users, the Stern Options Trading software may gather specific information automatically. This information may include any or all of the following: your mobile device type, the unique ID of your mobile device, the IP address used by your mobile device to access the Stern Options Trading software, the operating system your mobile device runs, your preferred mobile Internet browsers, and additional data regarding how you make use of the Stern Options Trading software. This list is not all-inclusive, and additional information may be collected as part of the automatic process.
GPS technology (or other similar geolocation systems) may be used to determine your current location, including your city. This may be expressed in the form of a map with relevant services for your area. We will not share your current location with other users or partners, except as necessary to provide services to your account.
Geolocation settings can be turned off from within your mobile phone settings if you would not like the Stern Options Trading software to have access to this feature.
Do third parties see and/or have access to information obtained by the Application?
Under the normal conditions of use, Stern Options Trading software does not share personal information with third parties unless it has been aggregated in a way that provides anonymity. Any information that we provide is clearly stated within the terms of this policy agreement. Stern Options Trading software commits to releasing information to third parties only as listed below.
Information collected directly from the user and as part of an automatic process may be shared with third parties under the following circumstances:
When required to comply with a legally executed subpoena, or as part of a similar process;
When we determine the disclosure is necessary as part of an investigation of fraud, or is justified to protect the rights of Stern Options or our users;
When necessary as part of the job function of our services providers when working on our behalf, only as needed to complete the work required of them, and when guaranteed to remain securely held by only those individuals with a need to know the information as part of their position.
If Stern Options faces an imminent change in ownership, this information may be provided to prospective owners, or to companies who would be part of a merger or acquisition. In this case, Stern Options will notify impacted users of the updated information and will provide steps as to how to manage access to any personal information.
What are my opt-out rights?
Users can cancel the access of Stern Options Trading software by uninstalling the application from their mobile device. This can be accomplished via your mobile device settings, or through the Stern Options Trading software. You can also email your opt-out request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
How Data is Held and Maintained
Stern Options holds data given to us by users for as long as they have the application installed on their mobile device, and for a reasonable amount of time after the application is uninstalled. Any data collected automatically will be held for a period of two years. At that point, it will be converted into an aggregated format for record keeping. To request removal of any user provided data from our records, please contact us by email at email@example.com. Storage of some data may be required to ensure proper functionality of the Stern Options Trading software.
Usage by Minors
The Stern Options Trading software is not meant for users under the age of majority in their respective jurisdiction. If a parent or guardian of a minor under the age of 13 believes that thie child had provided Stern Options with personal information, he or she should notify us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Any information found in our files that relates to a child under the age of 13 years will be deleted within a reasonable time.
We are committed to using the utmost care in safeguarding your personal information. Although we strive to protect your records, no security system can completely eliminate the possibility of a security breach. We will work with all Stern Options employees and service providers to maintain the security of your records as part of the ongoing course of business.
Consent to Use of Information
For any additional information regarding the use or storage of your personal information, please contact us by email at email@example.com.