FuelUp Mobile Application

Last Updated: Mar 24, 2015

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their 'Personally identifiable information' (PII) is being used online. PII, as used in US privacy law and information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context. Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information in accordance with the app.

What data do we collect?

In order to provide the features we access, collect, and organize the following information:

  1. Your name, e-mail address, and city that you provide us during registration.
  2. Your coarse location while you're using the app.

Third Party Services

Our policy does not cover third party services.  For FuelUp, these services include Google Maps, Google Analytics, and Crashlytics . You can learn about their privacy policies here, here, and here respectively.

Android Permissions

We request the following android permissions for the following reasons:

  1. INTERNET: We use this permission in order to access the Internet in order to provide you near real-time information.
  2. ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE: Google Maps uses this permission in order to decide on caching data.
  3. ACCESS_COARSE_LOCATION: We use this permission in order to ascertain your current location and show you contextually-relevant information. All features in general and Nearby Fuel Stations in specific, use this permission in order to function.
  4. ACCESS_FINE_LOCATION: We use this permission for the same reason we use ACCESS_COARSE_LOCATION
  5. READ_GSERVICES: We use this permission in order to check if you have Google Play services installed on your Android device. Be advised that Google Maps only works on devices that have Google Play services installed.
  6. WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE: Google Maps uses this permission to read and write data to your device's internal or external memory. The data written to/read from the memory are caching data stored to make Google Maps work faster.

Personal Information Security

We take reasonable steps to help protect your personal information in an effort to prevent loss and misuse as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction.

Changes to this Policy

We may change this Policy from time to time. If we make any changes to this Policy, we will change the "Last Updated" date above. After such changes have been published to our website, your continued use of FuelUp will constitute your acceptance of such revised policy.

Sharing your personally identifiable data with third parties

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless we provide you with advance notice. This does not include the app hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating the app, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce the app policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.


When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under 13, the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, the nation's consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children's privacy and safety online. We do not specifically market to children under 13.

Questions? Concerns? Feedback?

Please send all questions, concerns and feedback to us at support@fuelupapp.net.

If you’d like your data deleted from our systems please contact us at support@fuelupapp.net.