Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to the
Characterized Androind and iOS application website and Characterized LLC and governs data
collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all
references to Characterized LLC or Characterized include the Characterized app and the
Characterized website. The Characterized app and website is a student development and school
counseling tool. By using the Characterized, you consent to the data practices described in this
statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

Characterized may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:

​- Name
- E-mail Address
- Phone Number
- Personal picture
- Scaled or yes no ratings for a survey created by Characterized or by Counselor's using Characterized and counselor notes
Characterized may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you,
such as your:

- Age

We may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally
sensitive data through Characterized's message system or surveys, this information may be
collected and used by others.

Characterized encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to
from Characterized so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your
information. Characterized is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on
websites outside of the Characterized.

Use of your Personal Information

Characterized collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and app and
deliver the services you have requested.
Characterized does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
Characterized may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you
email, or provide customer support. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal
information except to provide these services to Characterized, and they are required to maintain
the confidentiality of your information.
Characterized will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by
law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law
or comply with legal process served on Characterized or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights
or property of Characterized; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal
safety of users of Characterized, or the public.

Automatically Collected Information

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by
Characterized. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access
times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to
maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Characterized
website.

Use of Cookies
The Characterized website may use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A
cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be
used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you,
and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The
purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For
example, if you personalize Characterized pages, or register with Characterized site or services, a
cookie helps Characterized to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies
the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses,
and so on. When you return to the same Characterized website, the information you previously
provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Characterized features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept
cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you
choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the
Characterized services or websites you visit.

Children Under Thirteen

Characterized does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under
the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you are not currently able to use
Characterized.

Children Under Eighteen

Children under the age of eigtheen need adult permission before using Characterized.

Opt-Out & Unsubscribe

We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of
certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from Characterized
by contacting us here:

- Email: acombs@characterizedapp.com

Changes to this Statement

Characterized will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer
feedback. Characterized encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of
how Characterized is protecting your information.

Contact Information

Characterized welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you
believe that Characterized has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Characterized at:
Email Address:
acombs@characterizedapp.com
Effective as of September 25, 2017