Your privacy matters to us, so please do take the time to get to know and familiarize yourself with our policies and practices. Please understand that we reserve the right to change any of our policies and practices at any time, but you can always find the latest version of this Policy here on this page. Your continued use of our Platform after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes, so please check the Policy periodically for updates.
This Policy describes:
Please read this Policy carefully to understand our practices regarding your information and how we will treat it. If you do not agree with our policies and practices, then please do not use our Platform. By using our Platform, you agree to the terms of this Policy.
PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT
As used herein, “Personal Information” means information that identifies or is reasonably capable of identifying an individual, directly or indirectly, and information that is capable of being associated with an identified or reasonably identifiable individual.
1. Personal Information We Collect from You. We (or our Affiliates) may collect the following categories of Personal Information directly from you:
Company does not currently store or process credit or debit card information directly on our systems. All credit or debit card information is stored and processed by a trusted third-party PCI-DSS compliant processor.
2. Personal Information That May Be Collected Automatically. We (or our Affiliates) may collect the following categories of Personal Information automatically through your use of our services:
3. Personal Information We Collect from Third Parties. We may collect and/or verify the following categories of Personal Information about you from third parties:
4. Accuracy and Retention of Personal Information
We take reasonable and practicable steps to ensure that your Personal Information held by us is (i) accurate with regard to the purposes for which it is to be used, and (ii) not kept longer than is necessary for the fulfillment of the purpose for which it is to be used. The Company stores data in global hosting provider with servers across regions and we shall take all reasonable steps to ensure that all Personal Data is destroyed or permanently deleted when no longer required for the Purpose and prepare a disposal schedule for inactive data after 24-month period.
MINOR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We do not knowingly collect data from or market to children under 18 years of age. We do not knowingly solicit data from or market to children under 18 years of age. By using the Platform, you represent that you are at least 18 or that you are the parent or guardian of such a minor and consent to such minor dependent’s use of the Platform. If we learn that personal information from users less than 18 years of age has been collected, we will deactivate the account and take reasonable measures to promptly delete such data from our records. If you become aware of any data we may have collected from children under age 18, please contact us Legal@BlockchainID.me.
HOW WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We collect Personal Information about you in an attempt to provide you with the best experience possible, protect you from risks related to improper use and fraud, and help us maintain and improve our Services. We may use your Personal Information to:
HOW WE SHARE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We will never sell or trade your Personal Information with third parties for their commercial purposes. Further, we will not share your Personal Information with third-parties, except as described below:
If we decide to modify the purpose for which your Personal Information is collected and used, we will amend this Policy.
ACCESSING / CORRECTING / UPDATING YOUR PERSONAL DATA
You may request to obtain information of your personal data and also update or make amendments to your personal data. For online registered customers, you may login to your online account and update your personal data.
Please note that depending on the information requested, a nominal fee may be charged and/or backed by the blockchain being used signed message. We will endeavor to provide the information back to you as soon as practicable. However, we also reserve the right to validate all requests for the authenticity of the request.
We also use third-party service providers to assist us in managing Cookies. Our service providers will place Cookies on the hard drive of your computer and will receive information that we select. Our service providers analyzes this information and provides us with aggregate reports. The information collected by our service providers may be linked to and combined with information that we collect about you while you are using the platform. Our service providers are contractually restricted from using information they receive from our Platform other than to assist us.
It is important that you prevent unauthorized access to your account and your computer. You should always log out after using a shared computer. You also can learn more about cookies by visiting http://www.allaboutcookies.org, which includes additional useful information on cookies, how to block cookies, or be notified when you receive a cookie on different types of browsers and mobile devices. Please note that if you reject cookies, you will not be able to use some or all of Company. For example, any Company services or products that may require you to log in, like token holdings. If you do not consent to the placing of Cookies on your device, please do not visit, access, or use Company.
Subject to applicable laws and regulations, we may from time to time send direct marketing materials promoting services, products, facilities, or activities to you using information collected from or about you. It is our policy to not provide your Personal Information for those third parties’ direct marketing purposes without your consent.
While certain data is obligatory, you may withdraw your consent relating to Company updates about future, new, and/or enhanced services and products. You may elect to stop receiving promotional activities in the ways described below:
No security is foolproof, and the Internet is an insecure medium. We cannot guarantee absolute security, but we work hard to protect Company and you from unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure, or destruction of Personal Information we collect and store. Measures we take include, but is not limited to, encryption of the Company website communications with SSL; optional two-factor authentication; periodic review of our Personal Information collection, storage, and processing practices; and restricted access to your Personal Information on a need-to-know basis for our employees, contractors and agents who are subject to strict contractual confidentiality obligations and may be disciplined or terminated if they fail to meet these obligations.
INFORMATION FOR PERSONS SUBJECT TO EU DATA PROTECTION LAW
While customers who are located in the European Union (“EU”), European Economic Area (“EEA”) or the Channel Islands, or other locations subject to EU data protection law (collectively, “Europe”) are customers of our United Kingdom entity, we recognize and, to the extent applicable to us, adhere to relevant EU data protection laws. For purposes of this section, “personal data” has the meaning provided in the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (“GDPR”).
1. Lawful Bases for Processing. We process personal data subject to GDPR on one or more of the following legal bases:
2. European Privacy Rights. European residents have the following rights under GDPR, subject to certain exceptions provided under the law, with respect to their personal data:
To submit a request to exercise these rights, please contact us using the methods described at the end of this Policy. When handling requests to exercise European privacy rights, we check the identity of the requesting party to ensure that he or she is the person legally entitled to make such request. While we maintain a policy to respond to these requests free of charge, should your request be repetitive or unduly onerous, we reserve the right to charge you a reasonable fee for compliance with your request.
COLLECTION AND TRANSFER OF DATA OUTSIDE THE EEA
Company operates with many of our systems based in the United States. As a result, we may transfer personal data from Europe to third countries outside of Europe, including the United States, under the following conditions:
Where transfers to a third country are based on your consent, you may withdraw your consent at any time. Please understand, however, that our services may not be available if we are unable to transfer personal data to third countries.
When we transfer personal data to third countries, we endeavor to ensure adequate safeguards are implemented, for example through the use of standard contractual clauses or Privacy Shield certification.
If you have questions or concerns regarding this policy or our processing of your Personal Information, please feel free to email us at Legal@BlockchainID.me or write to us at