Information We Collect
Generally, you control the amount and type of information you provide to PrepHero when using our Website/Service.
As a Visitor, you can browse our Website to find out more about our Service. You are not required to provide us with any Personally Identifiable Information as a Visitor.
However, if register as a Member of our Website to use our Service, you must provide Personally Identifiable Information to PrepHero in order for us to provide you with our Service. As a Member, we collect your Personally Identifiable Information in the following ways:
At Member Registration
When you register for membership as a Host to create a Group, we collect your name, address, business name or educational institution (if applicable), email address, phone number, Facebook information, and ZIP code. When you register for membership as a Parent or Athlete, we collect your name, address, email address, age, year in school (if applicable), school attended (if applicable), Facebook information, phone number, and ZIP code.
Our Service allows you to upload pictures and information about yourself to your Profile. Your Profile is publically viewable and will most likely contain Personally Identifiable Information.
For Hosts, we collect payment source information (i.e. credit card) at the time you create an Event to pay for the creation of the Event within our Service. For Parent/Athletes, we collect payment source information (i.e. credit card) at the time you register to attend an Event.
Our Service allows you to connect your Profile on our Webiste to your Facebook page. By providing your Facebook information, you agree to allow our Service to connect to your Facebook account and use information from it to be displayed through our Service or for our Service to send information to it. If you no longer want our Service to connect with your Facebook account or want to limit information accessed and shared, you are responsible for either removing your Facebook account from our Service and/or modifying your privacy settings on Facebook.
There may be online forms used in our Service. The information you enter into these online forms may contain Personally Identifiable Information.
Computer Information Collected
When you visit our Website, PrepHero automatically collects certain computer information by the interaction of your web browser with our Website. Such information is typically considered Non Personal Information. PrepHero also collects the following:
We may also use a technology called, web beacons, to collect general information about your use of our Website/Service and your use of special promotions or newsletters. The information we collect by Web Beacons allows us to statistically monitor the number of people that open our emails. Our Web Beacons are not used to track your activity outside of our Website. We do not link Non Personal Information from Web Beacons to Personally Identifiable Information without your permission.
We automatically receive information from your web browser. This information includes the name of the website from which you entered our Website/Service as well as the name of the website to which you’re headed when you leave our Website/Service. This information also includes the IP address of your computer/proxy server that you use to access the Internet, your Internet service provider name, web browser type, and computer operating system. We use all of this this information to analyze trends among our Users to help improve our Website/Service.
How We Use Your Information
PrepHero uses the information we receive from you as follows:
Communications and Email Alerts
When PrepHero communicates with you about our Website/Service, we will use the email address and phone number you provided when registering for our Service. We may also send you email alerts regarding your case file information or service messages regarding our Website/Service. Finally, we may also send you emails with promotional information about PrepHero , unless you have opted out of receiving such information. You can change contact preferences at any time through your account. While you can opt-out of promotional messages, you cannot opt-out of receiving service messages.
Customizing Our Website/Service
PrepHero may use the Personally Identifiable information you provide to us along with any computer information we receive to customize our Website/Service.
Sharing Information with Affiliates and Other Third Parties
PrepHero does not sell, rent, or otherwise provide your Personally Identifiable Information to third parties for marketing purposes. We may provide your Personally Identifiable Information to affiliates that provide services to PrepHero with regards to our Website/Service (i.e. payment processors, website hosting companies, etc.); such affiliates will only receive information necessary to provide the respective services and will be bound by confidentiality agreements limiting the use of such information.
Legally Required Releases of Information
PrepHero may be legally required to disclose your Personally Identifiable Information, if such disclosure is (a) required by subpoena, law, or other legal process; (b) necessary to assist law enforcement officials or government enforcement agencies; (c) necessary to investigate violations of or otherwise enforce our Terms of Service; (d) necessary to protect us from legal action or claims from third parties including you and/or other Members; and/or (e) necessary to protect the legal rights, personal/real property, or personal safety of PrepHero , our Users, employees, and affiliates.
Disclosures to Successors
Changing Your Information
You may change your Personally Identifiable Information at any time using the Account & Settings Tab on our Website.
Protecting Your Child’s Privacy
We follow the United States’ Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). Our Service is not designed for use by anyone under the age of 13 (Child). We do not knowingly collect Personally Identifiable Information from a Child. You acknowledge that we cannot accurately verify the age of our Users nor do we have any liability to do so. If you are parent or legal guardian who suspects their Child is attempting to use our Service, please contact us immediately to remove your Child’s information. We will ask you to provide identification to confirm that you are indeed the Child’s parent or legal guardian. If you are under the age of 18, please get your parent or legal guardian’s permission before attempting to use our Service.
Links to Other Websites
Our Email Policy
PrepHero and our affiliates fully comply with the CAN-SPAM Act as enacted in the United States. You can always opt out of receipt of further email correspondence from PrepHero and/or our affiliates. We agree that we will not sell, rent, or trade your email address to any unaffiliated third-party without your permission.
Our Security Policy
PrepHero has constructed our Website/Service using industry standard encryption and authentication tools to protect your Personally Identifiable Information. When we collect your Personally Identifiable Information through our Website, we encrypt this information and attempt to prevent unauthorized access to it by using industry standard technologies, such as encryption software, routers and firewalls. Unfortunately, due to the nature of the Internet, we cannot completely guarantee that your Personally Identifiable Information is completely protected. We strongly urge you to protect any password you may have for our Service and to not share it with anyone. You should always log out of our Service when not in use, especially if you are sharing a computer with someone else or are using a public computer.
You are required to provide a payment source (i.e. credit card) when you register for our Service. You acknowledge that we don’t store your payment source information directly on our servers and use third-party billing providers to process your payment source. We work such providers to insure your payment source information is encrypted and protected. However, you understand and agree that we do not control nor can we be liable for the acts of third parties. If you see what you believe to be fraudulent transactions regarding our Service, please contact us immediately. We will make reasonable efforts to work with you and authorities to help resolve such issues.
If you have any questions about our Privacy Practices or this Policy, please contact us by using the Contact Us request form.
“Non Personal Information” is information that is not personally identifiable to you and that we automatically collect when you access our Website with a web browser.
“Personally Identifiable Information” is non-public information that is personally identifiable to you and obtained in order for us to provide you with our Service. Personally Identifiable Information may include information such as your name, address, country of origin, phone number, email address, case file information, credit card information, and other related information that you provide to us or that we obtain about you.
The terms “us” or “we” or “our” refers to PrepHero , the owner of this Website.
A “Visitor” is someone who merely browses our Website.
A “Member” is an individual that has registered with our Website to use our Service. We may refer to Members who host Groups as “Hosts” and Members who participate in Groups as either Parents or Athletes, depending on their age. A Member can create a “Profile”, which is an online representation of the Member.
A “Group” is an online representation of an organization, club, league, etc. created by a Host where Parents and Athletes can interact with the Group. A Host may also offer camps, tournaments, training, classes, or other events (collectively, “Events”) for Parents and/or Athletes to attend.
A “User” is a collective identifier that refers to either a Visitor or a Member.
All text, information, graphics, audio, video, and data offered through our Website, whether free to all or part of our paid Service, are collectively known as our “Content”. We may refer to Content provided by our Members as “Member Content.” When we refer to our Website/Service, our Content is included by reference.