Information You Provide To Us
When you use our Site, we collect the information you choose to share with us. For example, we collect Personal Information when you create an account, complete an assessment or application to obtain or offer coaching services, fill out a questionnaire or other form, request customer support or otherwise communicate with us.
The types of information we may collect include your first and last name, email address, mailing and billing address, payment information and any other information you choose to provide. Additionally, in order for us to match you with the best coach or student, our assessment may ask you to provide details regarding your education, work experience and skill set. Once you are paired with your coach/student, you will be able to communicate with each other confidentially, and we will have no visibility into the content of your correspondence.
Information We Collect Automatically
When you access our Site, we may automatically collect certain information about you, including the following:
- Location Information: In certain circumstances (e.g., when location detection is enabled on your mobile device), we may collect location information.
- Pixels or Web Beacons: We use pixel tags or web beacons, which are transparent graphic images placed on a web page or in an email and indicate that a page or email has been viewed or tell your browser to get content from another server.
- Device Information: We also automatically collect information about the computer or mobile device you use to access our Site, including IP addresses or other unique identifier information. (“Device Identifiers”). A Device Identifier is a number that is automatically assigned to your device when you access our website or servers, and our computers identify your device by its Device Identifier. We may use a Device Identifier, among other things, to administer the Site, help diagnose problems with our servers and gather broad demographic information.
- Additional Information: We may also collect information about your use of the Site, including the type of browser you use, access times, pages viewed and the address of the website you visited before navigating to the Site.
Use of Information
The purposes for which we may use your Personal Information include:
- To identify users and to reply to your questions, comments and requests;
- For internal business purposes, such as auditing, data analytics and research to create, develop, operate, deliver and improve our Site, services and customer communications;
- To provide content or features that match user profiles or interests;
- To communicate with you about our new products, services, offers and events;
- To process payments authorized by you; and
- To protect and defend our rights and property, including by way of legal proceedings, and to comply with regulatory requirements.
Sharing of Information
We may share your Personal Information in a limited number of circumstances, including:
- To Protect Our Interests & Comply with the Law: It may be necessary—due to applicable law, legal process or litigation—for us to disclose your Personal Information, e.g., to government or law enforcement authorities.
- Business Transition: In the event of a proposed or actual purchase, any reorganization, sale, lease, merger, joint venture, assignment, amalgamation or any other type of acquisition, disposal or financing of all or any portion of our business or of any of the business assets or shares (including in connection with any bankruptcy or similar proceeding).
- Other Parties Where We Believe Necessary or Appropriate: We may also disclose your information (i) where we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent physical harm or financial loss or in connection with an investigation or prosecution of suspected or actual illegal activity; or (ii) in the good faith believe that disclosure is otherwise necessary or advisable.
We also may use and disclose anonymized information in any manner permitted by applicable law.
Due to the nature of AdvisorEY’s business, our Site is not directed to minors. AdvisorEY does not knowingly solicit, collect, use or disclose Personal Information from children under 13 years of age. If we become aware that we have unknowingly collected Personal Information from a child under the age of 13, we will delete such information from our records.
California Do-Not-Track Disclosure
Do Not Track (“DNT”) is a privacy preference that users can set in certain web browsers. DNT is a way for users to inform websites and services that they do not want certain information about their webpage visits collected over time and across websites or online services. AdvisorEY does not currently recognize or respond to browser-initiated DNT signals.
California Privacy Rights
California law permits users who are California residents to request and obtain from us once a year, free of charge, a list of the third parties to whom we have disclosed their Personal Information (if any) for their direct marketing purposes in the prior calendar year, as well as the type of Personal Information disclosed to those parties. AdvisorEY does not share Personal Information with third parties for their own marketing purposes.
Protection of Personal Information
AdvisorEY takes the security of Personal Information provided to us very seriously, and we endeavor to take reasonable steps designed to protect your Personal Information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or storage of information can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while AdvisorEY strives to protect your Personal Information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to AdvisorEY, and you do so at your own risk.