Sportifik requires users to register for the service and provide personal information including but not limited to the user's name, location, birth date, gender and email address.
Sportifik collects additional information that you choose to disclose on the platform such as sports preferences and levels, availabilities to play, groups you are part of or any other information you choose to directly provide. Sportifik also collects information related to activity that you pursue on Sportifik. This may include but is not limited to uploading pictures or videos, posting information on somebody’s timeline, signing up for games or teams, inviting people to games or teams, creating games or teams, etc. Finally, Sportifik receives information about you from people you have played with before, people in your groups or in games you are playing or have played in, or other means in which you connect with other people on the Sportifik platform.
In Addition, Sportifik receives other type of information about you. Sportifik may automatically collect and analyze information regarding the use of Sportifik's services and Sportifik site activity. Information collected may include but is not limited to website traffic volume, frequency of visits, type and time of transactions, type of browser and operating system, etc. Sportifik receives data about you whenever you are using or running Sportifik such as when you browse around the platform, send or receive messages, use Sportifik’s mobile app or make any purchases through Sportifik. Sportifik may also receive data from affiliates or partners, customers or other third parties who help us make Sportifik a better platform.
Information Use & Confidential Information
- Establish and deliver service to you
- Keep your experience with Sportifik safe and secure
- Protect Sportifik and its users’ rights or property
- Provide you and other users with location features and services
- Make suggestions to you on games, groups, venues or leagues and tournaments to join, participate in or view
- Contact registered users to notify them of product and service updates, provide instruction, and to deliver other service-related information
- Contact users to request additional information and feedback
- Help diagnose technical problems, administer the site, and improve the quality and types of service delivered
If a user elects to use Sportifik's invite service for reaching a person via the Sportifik site, we will generate an automatic email that is sent to them. We will automatically send this person an email inviting them to visit the site if they are not a user, or, if they are a user, we will send them an email to ask them to visit the site or respond to the invite. We do not store this information for public use.
Sportifik is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. For example, when we transmit sensitive information (such as a credit card number) over the internet, we protect it through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol. While Sportifik does not directly collect any personal identifiable information that is subject to FERPA (“FERPA Records”), Sportifik acknowledges that such information may be collected by universities or schools through Sportifik and to the extent that such information includes FERPA Records, Sportifik will be considered a "School Official" (as that term is used in FERPA and its implementing regulations) and will comply with FERPA.
When you join Sportifik, we request your email address in order to send you email on the latest offers, advanced notice of events, and more. To deliver this information to you, we may use a third-party email marketing service that helps us conduct targeted permission-based email campaigns. When providing Sportifik with your email address, this service company may collect and store personal information you provide on our behalf and have agreed with us it will not share, rent, sell, trade or provide any of this information to parties other than Sportifik. If you are no longer interested in receiving Email communications, instructions for removal from the list are included in every email we send you.
We may send you notifications and other messages using the contact information we have for you, like your email address. You can control most of the notifications you receive, including ones from groups you are part of or games you join, using controls we provide, in the “Notifications” settings on the website.
From time-to-time, we may request information from you through contests. Participation in these contests is completely voluntary and you have a choice whether or not to disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as zip code, age level). Contact information gathered from contests will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. Demographic information will be used for purposes of monitoring and improving your experience on this site. We may co-sponsor some contests on our site with other companies. If you enter one of these contests, our co-sponsor may receive the information collected or may collect the information directly.
Sportifik has implemented processes designed to protect user information and maintain security. Each registered user is assigned a unique user name and password which is required to access their account and relationship information. It is the user's responsibility to protect the security of their login information. Sportifik's servers are located in secure server environments. Firewalls and other advanced security technologies are employed to prevent interference or access from outside intruders. These safeguards help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the appropriate use of data.
Third Party Sites
Sportifik's sites may contain links to third party websites not associated with Sportifik. Sportifik is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of such sites. Users will need to review the policy statements of these sites to understand their privacy policies.
Sportifik reserves the right to make changes to this privacy statement.