The privacy practices of this notice apply to crowd.fundingghanagraduates.com (Platform) which is subject to the requirements of applicable law.
Questions regarding this statement should be directed to the Platform please send an email using the contact details at the bottom of this page.
1. An Important Note About Children
Children (persons under the age of 18 years) are not eligible to use our services unsupervised and we ask that children do not submit any personal information to us. If you are under the age of 18 years, you can use this service only in conjunction with and under the supervision of your parents or guardians.
2. Information We Collect
Our primary purpose in collecting personal information is to provide you with a smooth, efficient, safe and customized trading experience. This allows us to provide services and features that most likely meet your needs, and to customize our services to make your experience safer and easier. We only collect personal information about you that we consider necessary for this purpose and to achieve this goal.
To fully use our services, you will need to register using our online registration form, where you will be required to provide us with your contact information and other personal information. You are required to provide us with your full name. Under some circumstances we may require some additional necessary financial information, such as, but not limited to: if you are registering using an email account at a free email service, or posting a project on our Platform. We use your financial information, including credit card information to verify your name, address, and other contact information.
If your project is promoted on our Platform, we collect information about your trading behavior. We also collect other users’ comments about you. If you are a Project Promoter, we may choose to collect some additional necessary information, including billing address, credit card number and credit card expiration date and bank account details.
If you choose to post messages in our Platform or other message areas or leave feedback for other users, we will collect and store such information that you disclose to us. If you send us personal correspondence, such as emails or letters, or if other users or third parties send us correspondence about your activities or postings on the Platform, we may collect such information into a file specific to you.
If you register on the Platform, on another website or use a web site providing a service for the Platform or a website that helps facilitate your activity on the Platform, that website may provide personal information about you and your transactions back to the Platform.
Payment Information is transmitted securely using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption technology and processed through a secure third party payment gateway (PCI DSS Compliant). The platform does not store your payment information (such as credit card or debit card information) on the Platform servers or databases.
3. Our Use of Your Information
We use personal information about you (including but not limited to the information in the file we maintain about you, and other information we obtain from your current and past activities on the Platform) to resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems, help ensure safe engagement on our Platform, and enforce our User Agreement. At times, we may look across multiple users to identify problems or resolve disputes, and we may examine your information to identify users using multiple Usernames or aliases. If your project is promoted on our Platform, we may use your address and billing information to bill you and provide associated support.
4. Our Disclosure of Your Information
We aggregate (gather up data across all user accounts) personal information and disclose such information in a non-personally identifiable manner to partners and other third parties for marketing and promotional purposes. However, in these situations, we do not disclose to these entities any information that could be used to identify you personally. Certain information, such as your name, email address, password, credit card number, and bank account number, are never disclosed to advertisers.
Throughout the Platform, you are identified by your full name. If you select your email address as your full name you will disclose your email address to other users and third parties. Thus, other users and third parties might send you unsolicited email and to be able to personally identify all your activities on the Platform. Even if your full name is not your email address, your full name can be used to identify you and your activities throughout the Platform. Other people can see the projects that you have supported in the past, associated comments, your postings on the Platform, and so on. We also provide ways to allow other users to find more out about you and your Platform activities, such as our feature that allows users to quickly see all the projects you have created and supported at the time. If you are involved in a transaction, we allow other users to view your full name, email address and obtain your contact information.
External Service Providers
Internal Service Providers
Other Corporate Entities
The platform may lawfully disclose your personal information for law enforcement or regulatory purposes. The Platform cooperates with law enforcement inquires and other third parties to enforce laws, intellectual property and other rights. We can (and you authorize us to) disclose any information about you to law enforcement or other governmental officials as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary, or appropriate about an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringements, piracy or other activity that is illegal or may expose us to legal liability.
6. Use of Email Tools
8. Accessing, Reviewing and Changing Your Personal Information
Following registration, you can review and change the information you submitted during registration.
9. Other Information Collectors
they adhere to their own privacy customs and policies. Since the Platform does not control the privacy policies of third parties, you are subject to the privacy policies of that third party. We encourage you to ask questions before you disclose your personal information to others.
Your Information is stored on Platform’s servers currently located in the United States. We use industry standard efforts to safeguard the confidentiality of your personal information, such as firewalls and encrypted pages and Secure Socket Layers (SSL). However, “perfect security” does not exist on the Internet.
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