Next Tier Athletics, LLC (d/b/a Playced) (“Playced”) maintains www.Playced.com and other affiliated web sites (collectively, the “Site”) to enable our customers to use our various services and for marketing purposes which support our various services.
In order to allow you to use the Site in the most productive manner, Playced will request and/or collect personal information (such as name, address, e-mail address, date of birth, academic and athletic information, pictures and videos) from you on a voluntary basis to:
enable you to:
- register with us;
- use the tools on the Site;
- send us questions or comments;
- purchase any goods on-line (if provided); and/or
- access other services that require registration or subscription.
and enable us to:
- determine which colleges might be appropriates matches for you;
- gather information to include in scouting reports to be sent to colleges; and/or
- determine your eligibility for scholarships sponsored by Playced.
Your personal information may be used by Playced for various purposes such as, but not limited to, distributing to you newsletters, services updates, and promotional materials. We also compile personal information in aggregate detail for marketing purposes, and may share this information with our retail and other business partners. Should you order products or services via the Site, financial information that is collected will be used to bill you. The Site may contain chat rooms, forums, message boards and/or personal websites. Please be advised that any information that is disclosed to or on any of these is public information, and you should exercise extreme caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.
Playced does not require any user, including children, to provide any more information than is reasonably necessary to participate in any of our Site activities.
Use of IP addresses
Playced may collect IP Addresses for the purposes of system administration, and to audit the use of the Site. We may use IP Addresses to identify a user and to gather broad demographic information. Please review each service prior to use and use only those services that require personal information which you agree and are willing to share.
Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to a visitor’s hard drive for record-keeping purposes. A cookie may disclose whether you have visited the website before and what pages on the website you have viewed. The cookies that Playced uses do not collect any personal information about you, provide us with any way to contact you, or extract any information from your computer. Consult your browser’s Help Screen file for more information on your ability to monitor and/or reject cookies.
Links to other sites
Children should always obtain permission from a parent or legal guardian before linking to any other websites. Please refer to the privacy policies on all such websites to learn how they collect and use information.
If you would prefer to no longer receive e-mail communications from Playced regarding our products and/or services, you may “unsubscribe” by following the directions listed on the e-mails to you.
Review and correction of personal information
At any time, you may contact Playced to request to review or update the personal information about you that is maintained by Playced. Simply contact Playced by e-mail to submit your request. Playced may retain your information in our files due to technical and legal requirements, constraints related to the security, integrity and operation of the Site or to resolve disputes.
Disclosure to third parties
Except for certain personal information about you that Playced will send to athletic department personnel at various colleges that might be appropriates matches for you, the personal information collected by Playced will not be shared, sold or distributed with or to any third party without your consent. Playced will hold, utilize and internally transmit all personal data in a safe, confidential and secure environment. Playced may share aggregate data with its partners and advertisers. Aggregate data will not contain any personally identifiable information.
Playced maintains physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data security, and correctly use the information we collect through the Site. However, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Therefore, while Playced strives to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us.
Policy for children
If you are a citizen of the United States and are under the age of 13, or a citizen of a European country under the age of 18 (“Child” or “Children”), in compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”), Playced must obtain consent from your parent or legal guardian (“Parental Consent”) for you to gain full access to the services provided on the Site. Please refer to the COPPA section of this Site. Playced also requires that you provide to us your parent or legal guardian’s email address.
Until Parental Consent is provided, Playced will neither collect any additional information about you, nor use the information we’ve collected, except for the purpose of seeking consent. If we do not have your Parental Consent within 30 days, we will destroy all personal data we have received from you and you will have only limited access to the Site.
Once Parental Consent is provided, you will receive an e-mail message confirming that you will have full access to the Site. This e-mail should be received within a week of receiving your Parental Consent.
Parents may at any time contact Playced to review, alter or delete information that was previously collected. Parents may revoke consent by contacting Playced at the address below. In addition, Playced provides parents the ability to refuse any further collection or use of your personal data as well as the ability to have your records deleted from our database.