Crowdkash is committed to safeguarding your privacy. Contact us if you have any questions or problems regarding the use of your Personal Data and we will gladly assist you.
Personal Data – any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person.
Processing – any operation or set of operations which is performed on Personal Data or on sets of Personal Data.
Data subject – a natural person whose Personal Data is being Processed.
Child – a natural person under 16 years of age.
We/us (either capitalized or not) CrowdKash’s Crowdfunding platform
We promise to follow the following data protection principles:
The Data Subject has the following rights:
We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal information:
a. information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this website including your IP address, geographical location, browser type and version, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views, and website navigation.
b. information relating to any transactions carried out between you and us on or in relation to this website, including information relating to any purchases you make of goods or services.
c. information that you provide to us for the purpose of registering with us.
d. Your email address – this is not displayed publicly on CrowdKash Platform. We use your email address information for the following purposes
e. Your name. This is not displayed publicly on the CrowdKash Platform, unless you choose to use your name, rather than being Anonymous, when you support a Project.
f. Your username – we ask you to provide a username by which you can be identified publicly. Please note that your username should not feature your last name or contain any other personal information that could be used to identify you (e.g. your address). If your username with Facebook (or any other third party authentication provider) contains personal information, we recommend you do not use such third party facilities to link to CrowdKash Platform and instead create a CrowdKash Platform account in the standard way. We reserve the right to reject usernames that are offensive, defamatory or which we otherwise think are unsuitable. If the project you choose to support is successful in reaching its target funding within the target timescale, then we will provide your username and email address to the Project creator so that they can contact you to arrange for your reward.
g. Your postcode – Your postcode will not be disclosed to the public, except in the circumstances noted in the first paragraph below. We use your postcode:
h. Any personal information you choose to include in your ‘My Profile’ page (e.g. your photo). We use this information:
If you choose to create a CrowdKash Platform account using Facebook Connect (or any other authentication provider), we are provided with profile and photo data about you through their application programming interface (API). We use this to create your account, allow you to interact with CrowdKash Platform and in some instances to identify you publicly on CrowdKash Platform. For example, if you choose to support a Project, the photo from your Facebook profile will then be viewable by other users. By clicking on the authentication providers’ link, you are consenting to share this information with us.
i. Any other personal information you choose to disclose during your use of CrowdKash Platform. Examples include when you update your profile, list a news item, post a guide, make a comment, upload a photo, share a link, create a Project, send someone a message or otherwise engage in the CrowdKash community. This information is viewable by other users. We use this information to:
Information automatically collected about you
This includes information that is automatically stored by cookies and other session tools. For example, your money transactions to projects on this website, your IP address, your donation history (if there is any) etc. This information is used to improve your customer experience. When you use our services or look at the contents of our website, your activities may be logged.
Information from our partners
We do not gather any information from trusted partners.
Publicly available information
We do not gather information about you that is publicly available.
We use your Personal Data in order to:
We use your Personal Data on legitimate grounds and/or with your Consent.
On the grounds of entering into a contract or fulfilling contractual obligations, we Process your Personal Data for the following purposes:
On the ground of legitimate interest, we Process your Personal Data for the following purposes:
As long as you have not informed us otherwise, we consider offering you projects that are similar or same to your purchasing history/browsing behaviour to be our legitimate interest.
With your consent we Process your Personal Data for the following purposes:
We Process your Personal Data in order to fulfil obligation rising from law and/or use your Personal Data for options provided by law. We reserve the right to anonymise Personal Data gathered and to use any such data. We will use data outside the scope of this Policy only when it is anonymised. We save your billing information and other information gathered about you for as long as needed for accounting purposes or other obligations deriving from law, but not longer than ten years.
We might process your Personal Data for additional purposes that are not mentioned here, but are compatible with the original purpose for which the data was gathered. To do this, we will ensure that:
We will inform you of any further Processing and purposes.
We do not share your Personal Data with strangers. Personal Data about you is only provided to projects that you engage with, in order to either make providing the service to you possible or to enhance your customer experience.
We disclose your Personal Data to third parties or public officials when we are legally obliged to do so. We might disclose your Personal Data to third parties if you have consented to it or if there are other legal grounds for it.
Personal information that you submit for publication on the website will be published on the internet and may be available, via the internet, around the world. We cannot prevent the use or misuse of such information by others.
We do our best to keep your Personal Data safe. We use safe protocols for communication and transferring data (such as HTTPS). We use anonymising and pseudonymising where suitable. We monitor our systems for possible vulnerabilities and attacks. We use professional firewall and anti-hacking software. We have selected a high quality server host who uses top notch security. All electronic transactions entered into via the website will be protected by encryption technology. However, that the transmission of information over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.
Even though we try our best we can not guarantee the security of information. However, we promise to notify suitable authorities of data breaches. We will also notify you if there is a threat to your rights or interests. We will do everything we reasonably can to prevent security breaches and to assist authorities should any breaches occur.
If you have an account with us, note that you have to keep your username and password secret. We will not ask you for your password (except when you log in to the website).
We do not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 16. We do not target children with our services. If you are under 16, please do not attempt to register for any of our services or send any Personal Information about yourself to us. If we learn that we have collected Personal Information from a child, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that a child under 16 may have provided us Personal Information please contact us.
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