Last Update: February 2, 2023
We, at Crowded (“we” or the “Company”), are committed to protect the privacy of:
Please note that the term “you” shall refer to Website’s visitors, Customers and Users, as applicable.
What Types of Personal Information Related to You Do We Collect?
We collect the following types of information from or about you:
The Company processes Personal Information for the performance of the Services, and for its risk and compliance processes, in accordance with our agreement with you on the entity on behalf of which you were authorized to use the Service, and to improve our Services in accordance with our legitimate business interest.
A “cookie” is a small piece of information that a website assigns to your device while you are viewing the website. Cookies are very helpful and can be used for various different purposes. These purposes include allowing you to navigate between pages of the website efficiently, enable automatic activation of certain features, remembering your preferences and making the interaction between you and the Services quicker and easier. Cookies are also used to help ensure that the advertisements you see are relevant to you and your interests and to compile statistical data on your use of the Services.
We use the following types of cookies:
You can remove the cookies by following the instructions of your device preferences; however, if you choose to disable cookies, some features of the Services will not operate properly and your online experience can be limited.
How Do We Use Personal Information Related to You?
In addition to the purposes listed herein, the information we collect, which includes Personal Information related to you, is used for the following purposes:
With Whom Do We Share Personal Information Related to You?
We do not rent or sell any Personal Information related to you. We disclose Personal Information related to you to other trusted third- party service providers or partners for the following purposes:
In addition, we will transfer or disclose Personal Information related to you to our subsidiaries and other affiliated companies, as necessary.
Do We Transfer Personal Information Related to You?
Since we operate globally, it can be necessary to transfer information, including Personal Information related to you, to countries outside the United States of America.
We will take steps to ensure that a similar level of protection is given to Personal Information related to you, as applicable.
You hereby consent to the transfer of Personal Information related to you to countries outside the United States of America.
What Are Your Privacy Rights?
You can contact us at any time and request:
If you wish to raise a complaint on how we have handled Personal Information related to you, you can contact our privacy champion who will investigate the matter, available at the following email address [email protected].
If you are not satisfied with our response or believe we are collecting or processing Personal Information related to you not in accordance with applicable laws, you can complain to the applicable data protection authority.
If you are a California resident, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits you to request in writing a list of the categories of Personal Information relating third- parties to which we have disclosed certain categories of Personal Information related to you during the preceding year for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please contact us at [email protected].
In addition, as a California resident, the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) can apply to you, and, if so, the information, rights, and obligations stated in Exhibit A will also apply to you in relation to the Services.
For How Long Do We Retain Personal Information Related to You?
We retain Personal Information related to you for as long as needed to provide our Services, improve our operations and functionality and comply with our legal obligations, as well as resolve, disputes, and enforce our agreements (unless we are instructed otherwise). Under applicable regulations, we may keep records containing Users’ Personal Information, account opening documents, communications and anything else as required by applicable laws and regulations for as long as needed.
How Do We Safeguard Personal Information Related to You?
We take great care in implementing and maintaining the security of our Services and Personal Information related to you. We employ industry standard procedures to ensure the confidentiality, integrity, availability, and safety of Personal Information related to you, and prevent unauthorized use of Personal Information related to you.
However, we cannot guarantee that hackers or unauthorized personnel will not gain access to Personal Information related to you despite our efforts. You should note that by using our Services, Personal Information related to you will be transferred through third- party infrastructures which are not under our control. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect Personal Information related to you, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If we discover that Personal Information related to you is accessed by unauthorized entities, we will seek to notify you in compliance with the applicable law.
We may use Personal Information related to you, such as your full name and email address, directly or by using our third-party subcontractors for the purpose of providing you with promotional materials concerning our Services.
We provide you within such marketing materials with means to decline receiving further marketing offers from us (an opt-out mechanism). In addition, at any time, you can request to unsubscribe and discontinue receiving marketing offers by sending us a blank message with the word “remove” to [email protected].
Please note that even if you unsubscribe from our marketing mailing list, we will continue to send you service-related updates and notifications to provide you with the Services and/or comply with applicable laws.
The Services are not designated to individuals under the age of 18. If you are under 18 you should not use the Services nor provide any Personal Information to us.
We reserve the right to access and verify any Personal Information which is collected from you by us. In the event that we become aware that an individual under the age of 18 shared any information, we will make commercially reasonable efforts to discard such information.
If you have any reason to believe that a minor shared any information with us, please contact us at [email protected].
Updates and Amendments
If you have any general questions regarding the Services or the information that we collect about you and how we use it, please contact us at [email protected]. The details of the Company are as follows: 1330 Avenue of the Americas, Suite 23A, New York, NY 10019
Exhibit A – CCPA
Categories of Personal Information Related to You
The Company has collected the following categories of Personal Information related to you from consumers within the last twelve (12) months:
The CCPA further provides you with the following privacy rights about Personal Information related to you, as follows –
Access to Specific Information and Data Portability Rights
You have the right to request that the Company will disclose certain Personal Information related to you about our collection and use over the past 12 months. Following our confirmation of your request, we will disclose to you –
If we disclose Personal Information related to you for a business purpose, we will provide you with a list which will identify the personal information categories that each category of recipient obtained.
Deletion Request Rights
To the extent applicable, you have the right to request that we delete any of Personal Information related to you that we have collected from you.
Upon confirmation of your request, we will delete – and direct our service providers to delete – Personal Information related to you from our records, unless retaining the information is necessary for us or for our service providers to complete the transaction with you, detect security incidents, identify and repair errors, exercise free speech, or another right provided by law, comply with specific laws or legal obligations or any other internal and lawful use.
Exercising Access and Deletion Rights
In order to exercise your access, data portability, and deletion privacy rights, as described above, please submit a request here or email us to [email protected].
Only you or a person authorized to act on your behalf, can make a request related to Personal Information related to you. You can also submit a request on behalf of your minor child. Please note that a request for access can be made by you only twice within a 12-month period.
We will need to ask you to provide us with credentials to verify your identity or authority, address your request, and confirm the Personal Information related to you. Note that we will only use the Personal Information related to you provided in your request to verify your identity or authority and address your request.
We will do our best to respond to your request within 45 days of its receipt. If we require more time (up to additional 45 days), we will inform you of the reason and extension period in writing.
Any disclosures we provide will only cover the 12-month period preceding receipt of your request.
The response we provide will also explain the reasons we cannot comply with a request, where applicable.
We do not charge a fee to process or respond to your request unless it is excessive, repetitive or manifestly unfounded. If we determine that the request warrants a fee, we will inform you of the reasons for such decision and provide you with a cost estimate before completing your request.