Privacy Policy

 

Crowdinfund (“Crowdinfund” “CIFA” “we”, “us”) is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. Your privacy is very important to us. This privacy policy applies to the website www.Crowdinfund.com operated by Crowdinfund.

This privacy policy describes how Crowdinfund collects and uses the personal information you provide on www.crowdinfund.com. It also describes the choices available to you regarding our use of your personal information and how you can access and update this information.

At Crowdinfund, the privacy of our associates and users is of extreme importance to us.  We have a few fundamental principles that we follow:

 

INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT

In order for you to use our service or transact with us on Crowdinfund, we may collect and process some information. Depending on your use of the Services, that may include:

  • Information that you give to us by filling in forms on our site Crowdinfund.com (Our Site). This includes Contact Information such as name, personal and contact details.
  • If you chose to list your business with us, we may ask for Information about your business such as company/business name, company/business size, business type and personal information such as a professional profile.
  • Whiles monetary transaction is undertaken; (for example, in case you are backed or backing); We don’t keep Financial Information such as bank, mobile money or Unique Identifiers such as user name, account number, password. Payment Processors handle that
  • Communications with us (for example, when you ask for support, send us questions or comments, or report a problem); and Information that you provide to us by completing surveys.
  • Information about your activity on and interaction with Crowdinfund, such as your IP address and the type of device or browser you use;
  • Information that you submit to Crowdinfund in the form of comments, contributions to discussions, or messages to other users.
  • Information obtained by us from third parties in accordance with this legal requirements. For example, if you pitch your business through us, we may obtain additional information about your business from the Registrar General’s Department and the Ghana Revenue Authority as a supplementary source.

 

How We Use the Information

We use information held about you in the following ways:

  • To ensure that content from Our Site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer
  • Enable us to provide you with the Services
  • Administer your account with us; contact you, show information that may interest you
  • Analyze the use of the Services and the people visiting to improve our content and Services; and
  • We use this information to improve user experience on the site
  • To notify you about changes to our goods and services.

We take securing your data and preserving your privacy very seriously. We never post anything to your social media accounts or other third-party accounts without your permission. We do not and will not sell your data.

 

What’s kept Private

This following information will not be publicly displayed or revealed to other users:

  • Your IP address
  • Sensitive account details
  • Your contact details except when you agree to join our mobile app discussion groups
  • Private Communications with to us (for example, when you ask for support, send us questions or report a problem)

 

What’s kept Public

Below some of the things that will be public on your profile:

  • The account name, and the date it was created
  • Any information you choose to add to your profile (like a picture, bio, or your location)
  • Projects you’ve backed
  • Projects you’ve launched
  • Any comments you’ve posted on Crowdinfund’s open forums

 

When we may Disclose Your Information

We don’t sell your information to any third-party service. We may share your information with trusted third parties when necessary to provide and improve services. These include organizations or companies that provide services to help us run our activities, such as mobile money services, payment processors, government bodies and customer services. We share information in ways that are described in this privacy policy. Even so we demand and require that they protect your personal information to the same standards we do. We do not and will not sell your data. In addition to the aforementioned, we may only disclose your personal information to third parties:

  • We do reserve the right to disclose personal information when doing so is reasonably necessary to comply with the law or law enforcement, resolve disputes, to prevent fraud or abuse and to protect Crowdinfund’s legal rights.
  • In the event that for analysis purposes we may use and communicate anonymous aggregate data.

 

ACCESS TO YOUR INFORMATION

You have access to the information you provide us, you can update, amend, delete or remove information in your account settings. We will retain your information as long as you are a member of crowdinfund. For further assistance with your account information, please contact support@crowdinfund.com.  We will inform you of any information we may collect.

 

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Crowdinfund uses cookies to help identify and track visitors, their usage of our website, and their website access preferences. Crowdinfund visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Crowdinfund’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of Crowdinfund’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

 

Social Media

Our Web site includes Social Media Features, such as the Facebook Like button. These Features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our site, and may set a cookie to enable the Feature to function properly. Social Media Features and Widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our Site. Your interactions with these Features are governed by the privacy policy of the company providing it.

 

 

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Crowdinfund may change its Privacy Policy from time to time. Any changes will be communicated to you via email (sent to the e-mail address specified in your account) or by means of a notice on this Site prior to the change becoming effective. Crowdinfund encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If you have a Crowdinfund.com account, you might also receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

 

Questions?

If you have questions or suggestions, please contact us.

This policy was updated and went into effect April 27, 2017