Last Updated: March 2023
THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND HOW WE USE IT
In the course of operating the Services, RTC collects or receives the following types of information, which may include personal information.
To join a Program, you will need to submit an application. The application will request your Contact Information, as well as demographic information, including, but not limited to, your age, race, ethnicity, household size and income range, and education (collectively, the “Application Information”). We may use all or part of your Application Information to review your application, and if accepted, to determine your fees for participation in the Program(s).
Live-Stream Session Recordings
We may record some or all of our live-stream sessions for our Programs (“Session Recordings”) to ensure they run smoothly, to ensure that Participants are receiving appropriate content, and to provide instructors training and feedback. We may also provide Session Recordings to Participants of our Programs as pre-recorded sessions.
Server Log Information
Our servers keep log files that record data each time a device accesses those servers. The log files contain data about the nature of such access, including the device’s IP address, user agent string (e.g., operating system and browser type/version), and the pages you’ve clicked on while on our Services, and details regarding your activity on the Services such as time spent on the Services and other performance and usage data. We may use these log files for purposes such as assisting in monitoring and troubleshooting errors and incidents, analyzing traffic, or optimizing the user experience.
We may collect information using “cookie” and other similar technologies. Cookies are small packets of data that a website stores on your computer’s or mobile device’s hard drive (or other storage medium) so that your computer will “remember” information about your use. We use both first and third party session cookies and persistent cookies. Below is a general primer on session and persistent cookies; information collected by cookies depends on its particular purpose. For more information, please see the information regarding analytics providers discussed further below.
If you do not want us to place a cookie on your device, you may be able to turn that feature off on your device. Please consult your browser’s documentation for information on how to do this and how to delete persistent cookies. However, if you decide not to accept cookies from us, certain aspects of the Services may not function properly or as intended.
Third-Party Analytics and Remarketing Providers
For Google Analytics, please visit: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en
For Thinkific, please visit: https://www.thinkific.com/legal/
For Google AdWords, you can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Preferences page, and if you want to you can opt out of interest-based advertising entirely by cookie settings or permanently using a browser plugin.
In an ongoing effort to better understand our visitors to the Website, Participants, and the Services, we might analyze your information in aggregate form to operate, maintain, manage, and improve the Services. This aggregate information does not identify you personally. We may share this aggregate data with our affiliates, agents, and business partners. We may also disclose aggregated user statistics to describe the Services to current and prospective business partners and to other third parties for other lawful purposes.
Onward Transfer to Third Parties
Disclosure to Public Authorities
We are required to disclose personal information in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including for the purpose of meeting national security or law enforcement requirements. We may also disclose personal information to other third parties when compelled to do so by government authorities or required by law or regulation including, but not limited to, in response to court orders and subpoenas.
OPT-OUT FOR DIRECT MARKETING; EMAIL AND TEXT MESSAGE MANAGEMENT
You may opt out at any time from the use of your personal information for direct marketing purposes by emailing the instructions to Info@RisingTideCapital.org or by clicking on the “Unsubscribe” link located on the bottom of any RTC marketing email and following the instructions found on the page to which the link takes you. Please allow us a reasonable time to process your request. You cannot opt out of receiving transactional e-mails related to the Services.
You may also opt out of receiving marketing text messaging at any time by responding to such text messaging with “STOP.”
HOW WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION
IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ALL NON-US RESIDENTS
Our servers are located in the US and elsewhere. Please be aware that your information may be transferred to, processed, maintained, and used on computers, servers, and systems located outside of your state, province, country, or other governmental jurisdiction where the privacy laws may not be as protective as those in your country of origin. If you are located outside the United States and choose to use the Services, you do so at your own risk.
CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS
Pursuant to Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code, residents of California have the right to obtain certain information about the types of personal information that companies with whom they have an established business relationship (and that are not otherwise exempt) have shared with third parties for direct marketing purposes during the preceding calendar year, including the names and addresses of those third parties, and examples of the types of services or products marketed by those third parties. If you wish to submit a request pursuant to Section 1798.83, please contact RTC via email at Info@RisingTideCapital.org
DO NOT TRACK
RTC does not respond to “Do Not Track” settings or other related mechanisms at this time.
NEVADA PRIVACY RIGHTS
If you are a resident of Nevada, you have the right to opt-out of the sale of certain personal information to third parties. You can exercise this right by contacting us at Info@RisingTideCapital.org with the subject line “Nevada Do Not Sell Request” and providing us with your name and the email address associated with your account. Please note that we do not currently sell your personal information as sales are defined in Nevada Revised Statutes Chapter 603A.
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