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Privacy Policy​

 

LAST UPDATED: October 19, 2023 

OVERVIEW 

This Privacy Policy, as amended from time to time (the “Policy“), describes how BrokerHedge.com LLC (hereinafter “Company”, “we”, “our” or “us”), collects, uses and  shares information about you when you visit or use our websites,  services or interactive features provided through our websites (the “Services”) or otherwise interact with us. 

The Company provides via https://brokerhedge.com access to algorithmic strategy bots that can be activated by purchasing sessions to track stocks and options. The Company provides via https://stocktraderclass.com paid informational educational strategy classes about trading stocks and options. The Company provides via https://tradehackingsecrets.com advertisement services to publicize our products and services available for sale that attract customers.

SECTION 1: INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE 

What information does Company collect about me?  

The personal data we process is collected from various sources, including:

  • The data is disclosed by you directly to us: When you contact us, we collect the information that you submit such as your name, address, email address, telephone number, company name, and the content of the communications you have with Company. We collect information you provide directly to us when using the website or any Service. 
  • Your Online Broker: We receive data from your online broker that you have a financial relationship with (such as TDAmeritrade or E-Trade) (“Your Online Broker”) due to you connecting Your Online Broker account to your account with us. Your Online Broker may make available an API that allows us to access the activity of your account with Your Online Broker. Our use of such API for this purpose by you is subject to the then current terms and privacy policy of such API of Your Online Broker. 

If you submit content to Company in exchange for compensation as a “Contributor”, we may also require verification of your identity with a government-issued ID and other information such as: (i) your name, address, email  address, telephone number; (ii) content metadata; or (iii) company name.

When you visit our Website, we may automatically collect certain information such as:  (i) Internet Protocol (“IP“) address; (ii) Browser type; (iii) Operating system; and (iv)  Uploads and downloads on our website. 

Emails we send you may include a technology (called a web beacon) that tells Company whether you have received or opened the email, or clicked a link in the email. If you do not want us to collect this information from Company marketing emails, you can opt out of receiving Company marketing emails by clicking on the unsubscribe link in such emails.  

Company services may include buttons, tools, or content that link to other companies’ services (i.e., a Facebook “Like” button). We may collect information about your use of these features. This information may be used by Company and others to, among other things, analyze and track data, determine the popularity of certain content, deliver advertising and content targeted to your interests on our services and other websites and apps and better understand your online activity. For more information about interest-based ads, or to opt out of having your web browsing information used for behavioral advertising purposes, please contact us. In addition, when you see or interact with these buttons, tools, or content, or view a Company web page containing them, some information from your browser may automatically be sent to the other  company. Please read that company’s privacy policy for more information. 

What are cookies, web beacons and pixel tags and how does Company use them?  

As with most websites, Company and its partners use cookies, web beacons, and other  technologies to collect information about users’ activities to make our website work as well as to learn more about our users.  Cookies are small text files stored by your web browser when you use websites.  Cookies and similar technologies help us improve our services and your experience,  see which areas and features of our services are popular, and count visits. The type of  information a cookie collects includes the date and time you visited, your browsing  history, your preferences, and your username.  Web beacons are bits of programming code that may be included in our webpages or emails and help deliver cookies, count visits, and understand usage and campaign effectiveness.  

Most web browsers are set to accept cookies by default. If you prefer, you can usually  choose to set your browser to remove or reject cookies. Note that if you choose to  remove or reject cookies, this could affect the availability and functionality of our  services.

We use third-party advertising companies to serve advertisements regarding goods and services that may be of interest to you when you access and use the Services and other websites or online services. You may receive advertisements based on information relating to your access to and use of the Services and other websites or online services on any of your devices, as well as on information received from third parties. These companies place or recognize a unique cookie on your browser (including through the use of pixel tags). They also use these technologies, along with information they collect about your online use, to recognize you across the devices you use, such as a mobile phone and a laptop.

How does Company use the information it collects about me?  

Company uses the information we collect about you for the following purposes: (i) Verifying your identity; (ii) Sending you necessary communications; (iii) Providing you with the Company content and services that you have requested; (iv) Providing customer service or support; (v) If you are a Contributor, to compensate you and prepare your tax forms; (vi) to tailor and customize our website or services, and marketing communications so we can improve them and engage and retain users; (vii)  Diagnosing problems in our website; (viii) Personalizing a website or other Service, for you; (ix) Conducting surveys and market research about our customers, their interests, the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns, and customer satisfaction; (x) Reducing piracy and copyright, and protecting you as well as Company; (xi) Investigating and  responding to any comments or complaints received from you or from others, about our website; (xii) in connection with legal claims, e.g. copyright claims, compliance, regulatory and investigative purposes as necessary; (xiii) Sending you information about Company, new releases, special offers, and similar information, and sharing your information with third parties for their marketing purposes; (xiv) to detect, investigate, and prevent fraudulent and illegal activities and protect the rights and property of Company and others; (xv) Running online campaigns and displaying Company ads based on your likely interests; (xvi) Responding to requests by government or law  enforcement authorities conducting an investigation; and (xvii) other legal uses.

Does Company share my personal information?  

We will share your personal data between and among Company and our current and future family of companies for the purposes identified above. The types of third parties your information may be shared with include: Your Online Brokers, service providers (such as those that provide fraud monitoring and prevention, email, social media, marketing and hosting services), advertising partners, advertisers, ad agencies, advertising networks and platforms, and, publishers.  

Company may also share your personal information: (i) When you agreed to the sharing; (ii) When we are required to provide information in response to a subpoena, court order, or other applicable law or legal process; (iii) When we have a good faith belief that the disclosure is necessary to prevent or respond to fraud, defend our websites against attacks, or protect the property and safety of Company, our users, or the public; and (iv) If we merge with or are acquired by another company, sell our website, or business unit, or if all or a substantial portion of our assets are acquired by  another company, your information will likely be disclosed to our advisers and any prospective purchaser’s advisers and will be one of the assets that is transferred to the new owner. 

We may share or publish aggregate information that doesn’t specifically identify you, such as statistical information about visitors to our websites or statistical information about how customers use our products.  

Company shares collected information with Google LLC, for use with Google Analytics. You may find Google’s privacy policy here: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en . You may opt out from the use of Google Analytics by downloading and installing the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add On here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout 

SECTION 2: SECURITY AND STORAGE 

We understand that the security of your personal information is important. We provide reasonable administrative, technical, and physical security controls to protect your personal information. However, despite our efforts, no security controls are 100% effective, and Company cannot ensure or warrant the security of your personal information.  

We may transfer your personal information across national borders to other countries. 

SECTION 3: OPT-OUT 

We and companies we hire to help us market our websites on our behalf may use your information to provide you with information and offers related to Company.  Wherever we rely on your consent, you will always be able to withdraw that consent, although we may have other legal grounds for processing your information for other purposes. In some cases, we are able to send you direct marketing without your  consent, where we rely on our legitimate interests. 

You may opt-out of direct marketing, or profiling we carry out for direct marketing, at any time by contacting us via [email protected].  By opting out, you will no longer receive certain special offers or promotions, but we may continue to send you transactional communications, such as those about our ongoing business relations.  

To opt out of it in desktop browsers on the particular device on which you are accessing this Privacy Policy, please visit http://optout.aboutads.info/#/ and http://optout.networkadvertising.org/#/.

SECTION 4: CALIFORNIA RESIDENTS 

California Civil Code Section 1798.83, also known as the “Shine The Light” law, permits our users who are California residents to request and obtain from us, once a year and  free of charge, information about categories of personal information (if any) we disclosed to third parties for direct marketing purposes and the names and addresses of  all third parties with which we shared personal information in the immediately preceding  calendar year. If you are a California resident and would like to make such a request,  please submit your request in writing to us using the contact information provided  below. 

SECTION 5: CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY 

Occasionally, we may change this privacy policy (to allow Company to use or share your personal information in a different way). If we do, the links to the policy on our website will be updated and we will notify you by revising the “last updated date” at the top of this Policy and highlighting this on the Website. We encourage you to periodically review  the Privacy Policy for the latest information on our privacy practices.  

Who can I contact with questions or concerns?  

If you have a privacy question, concern or request, please contact us a [email protected]