Effective as of May 30, 2018
1. Collection of Information
We collect, process, and use your information when you: Register for our Services or sign in to an existing account; Visit our website(s); Access our Services through our application(s) and browser extensions; Connect to our Services using third-party accounts, such as your e-mail, social media, or other account(s); Contact us for support; Participate in our shopping programs; and Enter a sweepstakes, contest, promotion, survey, or poll. Further, we and our service providers automatically collect certain information about you through: Interaction with our Services; Cookies and other tracking technologies; Location-identifying technologies; and Monitoring and analyzing trends, usage, and activities.
The types of information you provide may include Personal Information. “Personal Information” means information that can be used to identify you (whether alone or in combination). The Personal Information you may provide to us includes: First and last name; E-mail address; Mailing address; Phone number; Digital wallet information; The nature of the product or service requested or purchased; How you connect to our Services, such as your IP address, unique device identifiers, device or session IDs, and information regarding the network and connected hardware (e.g., computer or mobile device); Browsing, shopping, and purchase history; Your geolocation; and Click-stream data (the page-by-page paths you take as you browse through our Services).
2. Use of Information We Collect
We may use information about you in the following ways
Manage Your Account
If you provide us Personal Information, we may use it to: (i) process your registration with our Services, including verifying whether your e-mail address is active and valid and enrolling you into our programs; (ii) monitor and manage your purchase transactions; (iii) track your shopping, deliver you rewards or payments, and identify opportunities for rewards and/or offers; (iv) send you technical notices, updates, security alerts, and administrative messages; (v) provide you member services regarding your account and reply to your questions, comments and requests; and (vi) comply with legal and regulatory provisions in force and with the competent judicial authorities in each geographical jurisdiction that the Crowdspending Inc. operates in. We may also use your information to assess risk and prevent fraud.
Improve our services
We may process information through analyzing and monitoring usages and trends and performing statistical analyses to improve our Services and the websites, applications, marketing efforts, and the products and services of our affiliates to provide a better service to you in the future. We may also use this information to adapt Service content to be more likely to be of interest to you.
Provide You Marketing Information
To provide you more personalized offers and/or special offers, discounts and similar information, Crowdspending Inc. may send you e-mails, newsletters, rewards, discounts, promotion codes, events and general information about the service.
Administer Contests, Sweepstakes, and Promotions
From time to time, Crowdspending Inc. may invite you to enter various contests, sweepstakes, surveys or promotions. If you choose to participate in a contest or promotion, your Personal Information may be used to administer the contest, such as to determine your eligibility for the contest or to award a prize.
3. Sharing of Information
We may share the information we collect, including your Personal Information, under the following circumstances.
Service Providers and Business Partners
We do not sell your Personal Information and only share it with third parties to operate our Services. We may share your Personal Information with our service providers that perform marketing services and other business operations on our behalf, under our instructions and in compliance with appropriate technical and organizational security measures to protect your data. For example, we may partner with other companies to provide you support services, authentication services, prevent fraud on our Services, administer our promotions, referral programs, sweepstakes, and surveys, perform analytics, maintain the accuracy of our databases, and administer your rewards or payments. We will not sell your Personal Information, but we may rent, sell, and share other information that cannot be used to identify you with merchant partners, third parties, or affiliates. Information that we may rent or sell will not include your Personal Information.
Protection of Rights and Other Legal Purposes
We may share the information we collect, including Personal Information, to the extent permitted by applicable law, (i) in response to subpoenas or other legal process or if in our good faith opinion such disclosure is required or permitted by law; (ii) at the request of governmental authorities conducting an investigation; (iii) to defend our terms and conditions or other policies applicable to our Services; and (iv) to protect the rights, property, life, health, security and safety of us or any third party.
We may share the information we collect, including Personal Information, with any third party in connection with, or during negotiations of, any proposed or actual merger, purchase, sale (including a liquidation, realization, foreclosure, or repossession), or any other type of acquisition of all or any portion of Crowdspending Inc. assets, conveyance or transfer of all or a portion of our business to another company.
4. Your Choices
You may in some cases have the option to decline providing us information. However, your choice to not provide information may impact your use of certain features or services. You may unsubscribe or opt out of receiving marketing communications from us by using the unsubscribe link on the footer of our marketing e-mails. Upon request, we will provide you with information whether we hold any of your Personal Information. We encourage you to maintain the accuracy of the information you submit to us, such as the information you provide us to register for your account. The Services may allow you to access, review, correct, update, and remove or make inaccessible Personal Information you have provided through your account settings. You may provide account updates and changes by logging into your account and changing your settings. With respect to mobile and other applications, you can prospectively stop all collection of information by the application by uninstalling the application. You may at any time opt out from further allowing us to have access to your location data by adjusting the permissions in your mobile device. We will make good-faith efforts to make requested changes in our then-active databases as soon as reasonably practicable.
We describe above the purposes for which we use the data collected and shared. Where we are using the data in order to provide the Services to you, our legal basis for such use is on the basis of our contract with you. For all other purposes our legal basis is our legitimate interest in running our business, including ensuring the Services function properly and improving and creating new products and services except where we obtain your consent for a particular processing, in which event the legal basis will be your consent.
To exercise any of the following rights, please contact us through the following form. Please note that these rights are limited, for example, where fulfilling your request would adversely affect other individuals or where we are required by law to retain your personal data. Access and portability: You are entitled to request access to your personal data we hold and be provided with certain information about how we use your personal data and who we share it with. Where you have provided your personal data to us with your consent, you have the right to ask us for a copy of this data in a structured, machine readable format and to ask us to share (port) this data to another data controller. Correction: You have the right to ask us to correct your personal data where it is inaccurate or incomplete. Right to deletion: In certain circumstances, you have the right to ask us to delete the personal data we hold about you. Restriction: In certain circumstances, you have the right to ask us to restrict (stop any active) processing of your personal data. Objection: You can object to our processing of your personal data based on our legitimate interests and we will no longer process your personal data unless we can demonstrate an overriding legitimate ground. Withdrawal of consent: In the event we have relied upon your consent to process your personal data, you may withdraw consent at any time by contacting us through the following form. Cease use: Finally, you may always cease using the Services, and you may uninstall the Services (specifically, any browser extensions). After a reasonable time following such uninstallation, as set forth below, Crowdspending Inc.’s Services would no longer have access to your personal information. Complaints: In the event that you wish to make a complaint about how we process your personal data, please contact us through the following form and we will endeavor to deal with your request as soon as possible. This is without prejudice to your right to raise a complaint with a relevant supervisory authority.
5. Data Security and Retention
We take reasonable measures to protect information about you from loss, theft, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. We use a secure, encrypted connection (using a TLS protocol) on all pages where you access or transmit Personal Information. Although Crowdspending Inc. uses reasonable efforts to help protect your information, transmission via the Internet is not completely secure and Crowdspending Inc. cannot guarantee the security of your information collected through our Services. Except as otherwise set forth under applicable law, we assume no liability or responsibility for disclosure of your information due to errors in transmission, unauthorized third-party access, or other causes beyond our control. We retain the information collected via our Services until such time as you choose to close your account. After that time, we may aggregate the data and retain it for analytical purposes. We may also retain your information on backup media to comply with applicable law, to support financial audits, to resolve disputes, to maintain compliance efforts, and for other legitimate business reasons.
6. Promotional Communications
By signing up for an account, you may receive periodic e-mails from Crowdspending Inc.. If you consented to receiving promotional email communications, you can opt out of receiving such communications from us at any time by (i) following the instructions provided in those communications; or (ii) by using the unsubscribe link on the footer of our promotional e-mails. Please note that even if you opt out of receiving promotional communications, we may continue to send you non-promotional e-mails and other types of communications, as permitted by law, such as service e-mails relating to our ongoing business relationship. Service e-mails contain service-related announcements that affect your account, such as reward or payment updates, and responses to your comments and feedback submitted to us. Crowdspending Inc. mobile applications, browser extensions, and websites may send you notifications, such as alerts, sounds, and icon badges. Push notifications or in-app messages may include both operational messages and promotional messages regarding products, services, and offers that may be of interest to you. When using mobile applications, push notifications and other mobile alerts can be configured in the settings of your mobile device. As with e-mails, even if you opt out of receiving promotional communications, we may continue to send you non-promotional push notifications, such as those about your use of the applications or our ongoing business relations.
8. Analytics, Targeting, Tracking
9. Third-Party Data
10. Social Features
11. Referral Programs
Crowdspending Inc. may offer features which allow you to inform an individual about our Services. If you choose to use our referral features, we will ask you for your referral’s e-mail address to send them an electronic communication inviting them to join our Services. Crowdspending Inc. and/or its third party service provider will store this information for the sole purpose of sending this e-mail and tracking the success of our referral program. If you choose to participate in our referral programs, you represent and warrant that you have a personal relationship with your referral and that you are authorized to share their information with Crowdspending Inc. for the purpose of sending this communication to invite them to join the Services.
If you believe that one of your contacts has provided us with your Personal Information and you would like to request that it be removed from our database, please contact us through email@example.com.
We created Crowdspending Inc. for the exclusive use of adults aged 18 and older. We do not knowingly collect or solicit personally identifiable information from children under the age of 18; if you are a child under 18, please do not attempt to register for Crowdspending Inc.’s products or send any personal information about yourself to us. If we learn we have collected personal information from a child under 18, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you are a parent or guardian of a child under 18 who you believe may have provided us personal information, please contact us through firstname.lastname@example.org.
We take great precaution to protect and safeguard our members’ information. We have put in place physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect the information we collect and process. This includes, limiting access to employees, vendors, and others; use of pseudonymization and anonymization techniques where feasible; and use of industry standard encryption techniques when transmitting information. Nonetheless, we are unable to guarantee that user or member information will not be accessed, viewed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed as a result of a breach of any of our physical, electronic and procedural safeguards.
15. Dispute Resolution
If you have unresolved privacy or data-use concerns that we have not addressed satisfactorily, please contact us through email@example.com.
16. Contact Us