OUR COMMITMENT TO PRIVACY
THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT
When you visit the website or use one of our mobile applications or other Services, we collect your IP address, and standard web log information, such as your browser type and the pages you accessed on our website. We also may collect Geolocation Information (defined below). If you do not agree to our collection of this information, you may not be able to use our Service. If you open a TeeBox Account, we collect the following information from you:Account InformationText-enabled cellular/wireless telephone number, machine or mobile device ID and other similar information.Identification InformationYour name, street address, email address, date of birth, SSN (or other governmental issued verification numbers), and other similar information.Profile InformationYour bio, play style, handicap, date of birth, and other similar information.Device InformationInformation about you: (a) from your mobile device or computer such as your device type, machine or mobile device identification number, Geolocation Information, time zone, language setting, browser type, and IP address, and (b) from third parties for purposes of transaction processing, identity verification, fraud detection or prevention and other similar purposes. For fraud prevention purposes, we also may link your machine ID with the machines of others who use your same payment cards.Geolocation InformationInformation that identifies with reasonable specificity your location by using, for instance, longitude and latitude coordinates obtained through GPS, Wi-Fi, or cell site triangulation. Some of our Services may ask you for permission to share your current location within your device settings for the purpose of verifying whether you are eligible to participate in a Contest, Connection, Service, promotion, or transaction. If you do not agree to our collection of Geolocation Information, our Services may not function properly when you try to use them. For information about your ability to restrict the collection and use of Geolocation Information to enhance our Services, please refer to the settings available in your device.Social Web InformationIncluding but not limited to your Facebook Connect credentials and email account information. If you authorize Facebook Connect, the plug-in allows us access to your email address, Facebook friends list, and public profile (including profile picture). We also allow you to import data from other social web services, including but not limited to email service providers. Social and e-mail contact information helps you connect to friends and contacts for invitation and payment transmission purposes (as well as helping us improve the Services and fight fraud). Additionally, another TeeBox user may invite you to a game to which you have visibility (e.g., a public Contest, a “friends only” Contest by one of your TeeBox friends), if your push notifications are turned on, you will receive a push notification about the activity. You may manage certain contact preferences and notifications in your Account settings.Financial InformationBank account online login information. TeeBox does not share financial information with third party social networking services such as those listed in the prior bullet.Device Informationinformation about you: (a) from your mobile device or computer such as your device type, machine or mobile device identification number, Geolocation Information, time zone, language setting, browser type, and IP address, and (b) from third parties for purposes of transaction processing, identity verification, fraud detection or prevention and other similar purposes. For fraud prevention purposes, we also may link your machine ID with the machines of others who use your same payment cards.We are committed to providing a safe, secure and all around great service. Therefore, before permitting you to use the Services, we may require additional information from you we can use to verify your identity, address or other information or to manage risk and compliance throughout our relationship. We may also obtain information about you from third parties such as identity verification, fraud prevention and similar services. When you are using the Services, we collect information about your Account transactions and we may collect Geolocation Information and/or information about your computer or other access device for fraud prevention and other similar purposes. Finally, we may collect additional information from or about you in other ways not specifically described here. For example, we may collect information related to your contact with our customer support team, store results when you respond to a survey, or when you use TeeBox or another TeeBox Service.
INFORMATION FROM CHILDREN
The Services are not directed to people under the age of 18. If we obtain actual knowledge that we have collected personal information from a person under the age of 18, we will promptly delete it, unless we are legally obligated to retain such data. Contact us if you believe that we have mistakenly or unintentionally collected information from a person under the age of 18.
HOW WE PROTECT & STORE PERSONAL INFORMATION
We store and process your personal information using third party servers located in data centers in the United States. This information is protected by physical, electronic and procedural safeguards in compliance with applicable US federal and state regulations. We authorize access to personal information only for those employees who require it to fulfill their job responsibilities. We strive to ensure security on our systems. Despite our efforts, we cannot guarantee that personal information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed by breach of our administrative, managerial and technical safeguards. Therefore, we urge you to take adequate precautions to protect your personal data as well, including never sharing your TeeBox password with anyone.
If TeeBox learns of a systems security breach, we may attempt to notify you electronically so that you can take appropriate protective steps. By using the Services, you agree that TeeBox may communicate with you electronically. TeeBox may post a notice on the website or mobile application if a security breach occurs. We may also send an email to you at the email address you have provided to us. Depending on where you live, you may have a legal right to receive notice of a security breach in writing. To receive free written notice of a security breach (or to withdraw your consent from receiving electronic notice of a security breach), please email us at email@example.com
HOW WE USE THE PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT
Our primary purpose in collecting personal information is to provide you with a safe, smooth, efficient, fun and customized experience. We may use your personal information to: Provide you with our products and Services, including our Contests and Connections;Facilitate the creation and security of your Account on our network;Create an Account connection between your TeeBox Account and a third-party Account or platform;Identify you as a user in our system and to otherwise administer and operate our Sites and Service;Improve the quality of your experience of our Sites and Service;Send you administrative email notifications, such as security or support and maintenance advisories;Deliver customized or personalized content, information, or advertising;Enforce the legal terms that govern the use of our Service;Protect the integrity of our platform, Contests, and Connections;Perform investigation of suspected unlawful, fraudulent, or other inappropriate activity connected with the use of our products and Services;Comply with our legal obligations in relation to customer identity verification and reporting obligations in accordance with anti-money laundering laws and regulations such as the Bank Secrecy Act and the USA PATRIOT Act and other applicable laws relating to the acceptance of bets on sporting events;Respond to your inquiries and other requests;Send newsletters, surveys, offers and other promotional materials related to our Service or on behalf of third parties and to monitor the effectiveness of our marketing programs; andIf you elect to share your Geolocation Information, we will use this information to enhance the security of the Services and we may use this information to provide you with location-specific options, functionality, offers, advertising, search results, or other location-specific content. We may use your information to communicate with you about: Our products and Services in which you may be interested provided that you have not requested otherwise;Newsletters and information for which you have signed up;Non-marketing or administrative purposes (such as notifying you of major changes to the Service or for customer Service purposes); andCustomizing, personalizing, measuring, and improving our Services and the content and layout of our application. We use your information to improve the quality and design of our Service and to create new features, promotions, functionality, and Services such as by storing, tracking, and analyzing user preferences and trends. We will retain personal information as long as necessary to fulfill these purposes unless the law requires us to keep it for a longer period of time. To provide security and business continuity for the activities described here, we make backups of certain data, which we may retain for longer than the original data.
HOW WE SHARE PERSONAL INFORMATION WITHIN THE TEEBOX NETWORK
To process payments on TeeBox, we need to share some of your personal information with the person that you are paying or is paying you. Your contact information, date of sign-up, the number of payments you have received and other verification metrics like social graph activity may be provided to users or companies when you transact with, on, or through TeeBox. We work with vendors to enable them to accept payments from you using TeeBox. In doing so, a vendor may share information about you with us, such as your mobile phone number or TeeBox username, when you attempt to pay that vendor. We use this information to confirm to that vendor that you are a TeeBox customer. Regardless, we will not disclose your credit card number or bank account number to anyone you have paid or who has paid you through TeeBox, except with your express permission or if we are required to do so to comply with a subpoena or other legal process.
HOW WE SHARE PERSONAL INFORMATION WITH OTHER PARTIES
HOW YOU CAN ACCESS OR CHANGE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
You can review and update your personal information in your Account settings at any time by logging in to your Account.
LINKS TO OTHER SERVICES OR SITES
The Services may contain links to (or allow you to link to) other third-party services or websites. TeeBox does not control the information collection of third-party services or websites that can be reached through such links. We encourage our users to be aware when they are linking to a third-party service or website and to read the privacy statements of any third-party service or website that collects personally identifiable information.
STATE SPECIFIC PRIVACY RIGHTS
Shine the Light Disclosures. If you reside in California, you may request certain general information regarding our disclosure of personal information during the preceding year to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
CALIFORNIA CONSUMER PRIVACY ACT
YOUR CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS
NOTICE OF RIGHT TO OPT-OUT OF SALE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
California residents may opt out of the "sale" of their personal information. California law broadly defines "sale" in a way that includes when we share your information with third parties, such as sports leagues or teams, to provide you with offers and promotions that we believe may be of interest to you. It also may include allowing third parties to receive certain information, such as cookies IP address and/ or browsing behavior, to deliver targeted advertising on the Service or other Services. Advertising, including targeted advertising, enables us to provide you certain content for free and allows us to provide you offers relevant to you. Depending on what Services you use, we may provide the following categories of information to third parties for these purposes: For online targeted advertising purposes: demographic and statistical information, user-generated content, device information and identifiers, connection and usage data, geolocation, and social media information.For sharing with third parties to send you relevant offers and promotions: contact and Account registration information; demographic and statistical information, user-generated content, and geolocation.
If you would like to opt out of our use of your information for such purposes that are considered a "sale" under California law, you can submit a sale opt-out request by emailing us at email@example.com
HOW TO CONTACT US