Privacy Policy

Your personal privacy and the privacy of your data is paramount to us at Bull Stock Talk. We have prepared this Privacy Policy to clearly explain how we protect you and your data at Bull Stock Talk.

PRIVACY BILL OF RIGHTS

We are uncompromising about trust, respect, and integrity.

  • You own your personal information & content. It is explicitly not ours.
  • You never receive targeted third-party advertisements or targeted third-party content. We think that's creepy.
  • You have full control over your newsfeed and the order of how posts appear.
  • We do not manipulate, filter, or change the order of your newsfeeds. Only you can do that.
  • Permissions & privacy are your rights. You control them.
  • You control who can access your content.
  • You can opt-out of our member directory to protect your privacy.
  • We do not sell your personal information to anyone.
  • Your face is your business. We do not use facial recognition technology.
  • You have the right to delete your account and take your content with you at any time.

Content Privacy Policy: You Own Your Content

You are our customer to delight, not data to sell or allow others to target. You own your content. We don’t. We don’t share your content with marketers. Third parties cannot pay Bull Stock Talk to target you. At Bull Stock Talk you have full control over your newsfeed and the order of how posts appear.

Illegal activity is not permitted. If we are made aware of illegal activity, we will take appropriate action. We ask that you not post any content that violates our Terms of Service (TOS). Please see our TOS for the list of activities that are not permitted at Bull Stock Talk and the actions we may take with TOS violators.

Tracking Privacy Policy: We Respect Your Privacy

We don’t track you to sell your data to third parties, and we don’t track you to manipulate your newsfeed and we don’t track you when you are not on Bull Stock Talk. To ensure the safety and security of our users, we track how members use our site. We collect your log data, usage activity, email, phone number, cookie data, and device/network information, to verify accounts; combat harmful conduct; detect and prevent spam; and to maintain the integrity of Bull Stock Talk.

We may share and match your information against databases or with third parties bound by confidentiality who specialize in identifying trolls, bots, scammers, spammers, fake accounts, stalkers, or illegal activity. We may also use pattern tracking to identify and remove disruptive elements such as trolls, bots, scammers, spammers, fake accounts, stalkers, etc.

We monitor how users use our site in general so that we can make it better. We are monitoring traffic, usage activity, feature popularity and site performance, and we use general analytic tools so that we can improve your experience.

Service Providers

We use third-party service providers to help operate Bull Stock Talk, such as with hosting and to protect our users. We may share your information with these service providers on the condition that they use your private personal data only on our behalf and consistent with this Privacy Policy.

If you make payments on Bull Stock Talk, we may share your payment information with third-party payment service providers to process payments; prevent, detect, and investigate fraud or other prohibited activities; facilitate dispute resolution such as chargebacks or refunds; and for other purposes associated with the acceptance of credit and debit cards.

Cookies – Where and Why

We use cookies on Bull Stock Talk to make your experience better. We NEVER use cookies for third-parties to target you or market to you. Cookies on Bull Stock Talk let you log in and out of Bull Stock Talk without needing to retype your login and password. Cookies on Bull Stock Talk tell us how many people use a certain feature, how they use it and with what frequency, and whether people open an email we send.

Cookies are another way we protect you from security risks. We use cookies to remember your settings and preferences, like the language you prefer and your privacy settings. We use cookies or similar technologies to identify your log data. We use cookies to detect when someone might be trying to hack your Bull Stock Talk account or spam the Bull Stock Talk community.

Your Identity: We Protect It To The Extent The Law Allows

We do our best to protect your identity at all times and we are respectful of the law. Bull Stock Talk will disclose personally-identifying information when required to do so by law.

Linking to Third Party Sites: These Are Your Decisions And Responsibilities

As an optional convenience for you, Bull Stock Talk offers you the opportunity to link to and/or connect to third party websites, advertisers, vendor products, services, etc., including and not limited to social network sites like Twitter. When you click-through, connect or link to these third party sites, products, services, etc., you are no longer protected by Bull Stock Talk's Privacy Policy. If you share to any third party social site from Bull Stock Talk, they will not be able to see back into your Bull Stock Talk account. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of these third parties, as they differ from Bull Stock Talk's privacy practices as set forth in this Privacy Policy. Bull Stock Talk is not liable for wrongful use, loss, or disclosure of your personally-identifying information related to your use of any third party.

Security: HTTPS and Encryption

We maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect the confidentiality and security of your personal user data and other information transmitted to us. For example, we encrypt your personally identifiable information, and most, if not all requests from you to the server are created over a secure connection (HTTPS). However, no data transmission over the Internet or other network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.

Children's Privacy

We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 16. If we become aware that we have inadvertently received personal information from a child under the age of 16, we will delete such information from our records.

Notifications: We’d Like To Keep You Up To Date

If you are a registered user of Bull Stock Talk you may receive notifications and updates while using our service. Additionally, if you have supplied your email address, Bull Stock Talk may want to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, and keep you up to date about the privacy and integrity issues we care most about and how our company is working to support them. You can opt-out of these email notifications.

Privacy Policy Changes: Immediate Notification & Easy Opt Out

If Bull Stock Talk changes any aspect of its Privacy Policy, we will notify you with a link to the changes so you can review and understand them, and provide you with an easy way to opt out of our service and delete your account if you wish

Effective: May 24, 2021