GivApp, LLC (hereinafter known as “Provider,” “us” or “we”) currently owns and operates the website, www.givapp.com and mobile device application (collectively referred to as the “Site”). To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our homepage and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.
We are committed to protecting your privacy and committed to developing technology that gives you the most powerful and secure online experience.
Billing and personal information is encrypted whenever transmitted or received online. Personal information is accessible only to staff, agents, or contractors of Provider.
This privacy statement applies to all Provider-owned web sites and domains. This privacy statement covers personally identifiable information, anonymous data collection and aggregate reporting. Personally identifiable information is any information that is associated with your name or personal identity.
What we collect
During the registration process, the types of personal information you provide to us may include, name, address, phone, email address, social security number, license number, date of birth, username and password, billing information, transaction, and credit card information.
How we use it
We use your personal information for the following purposes:
- To make the site easier for you to use by not making you enter your personal information more than once.
- To deliver services that you request or purchase.
- To help us create and publish content most relevant to you.
- To alert you of product upgrades, special offers, updated information and other new services provided from Provider.
- To provide feedback in an online survey.
- To participate in promotional offers.
- To request assistance or fill out support requests.
Who we share it with
We never sell or rent your personal information. Provider may disclose your personal information if required to do so by law (for example, a subpoena) or regulation, or in good faith to (a) comply with legal processes served on the site, or (b) protect the rights and property of Provider, or (c) where our records indicate fraudulent activity or other deceptive practices that a governmental agency should be made aware of, or (d) where your communication suggests possible harm to others.
Provider may transfer information about Users if Provider is acquired by or merged with another company. Provider is not responsible for notifying User of such changes.
When you register, Provider will not share your information with third parties without your permission, other than for the limited exceptions already listed. It will only be used for the purposes stated above. We use personal information to reply to inquiries, handle complaints, provide operational notices, keep records up to date to notify you via periodic e-mails of technical service issues, specials, or other related product/service information. Your information may be shared with agents or contractors of Provider for the purpose of performing service for Provider.
The online registration at Provider is designed to give you options concerning the privacy of your credit card information, name, address, e-mail and any other information you provide us. Provider is committed to data security with respect to information collected on our site. We offer the industry standard security measures available through your browser called SSL encryption.
The Provider uses Plaid Technologies, Inc. (“Plaid”) and Stripe, Inc. (“Stripe) to gather End User’s data from financial institutions. By using the Site, you grant the Provider, Plaid and Stripe the right, power and authority to act on your behalf to access and transmit your personal and financial information from the relevant financial institution. You agreed to your personal and financial information being transferred, stored and processed by Plaid and or Stripe in accordance with those companies’ respective privacy policies.
Security of your Personal Information
Provider strictly protects the security of your personal information. We carefully protect your data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration, or destruction.
Your personal information is never shared outside the company without your permission, except under conditions explained above. Inside the company, data is stored in password-controlled servers with limited access.
You also have a significant role in protecting your information. No one can see or edit your personal information without knowing your username and password, so do not share these with others.
We use SSL encryption when collecting or transferring sensitive data such as credit card and personal information. Credit card numbers are only used for processing payment and are not used for other purposes. Our efforts to protect credit card fraud help protect your financial data security.
Access to your Personal Information
We will provide you with the means to ensure that your personal information is correct and current. You may review and update this information at any time by logging into your account.
To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity, such as password and username, before granting access to your data.
You can cease the collection of information by the Site by deleting your account via the the Site. You may use the standard uninstall processes as may be available as part of your mobile device or via the mobile application marketplace or network.
Our web sites are not setup to track, collect or distribute personal information. Our site does generate certain kinds of non-identifying site usage data, such as number of hits and visits to our sites. This information is used for internal purposes only. The statistics contain no personal information and cannot be used to gather such information.
Provider Web sites use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Provider services or Web sites you visit.
Deletion & Data Retention
At GivApp, LLC, we take the privacy of our users seriously and are committed to protecting their personal data. We have implemented strict policies and procedures to ensure that we are in compliance with all applicable data privacy laws, including the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).
In order to protect the privacy of our users, we have implemented a comprehensive data deletion and retention policy. First and foremost, we only collect the personal data that is necessary for the provision of our services. We also provide clear and concise information to our users about the types of personal data we collect, why we collect it, and how it will be used.
We have implemented strict data retention and deletion policies to ensure that personal data is not kept for longer than necessary. We will retain personal data for as long as it is necessary for the purpose for which it was collected. We will retain personal data for a set period of time, for example, for legal, accounting or regulatory requirements and after that it will be securely deleted. Users also have the right to request the deletion of their personal data at any time. We will respond to such requests within a reasonable timeframe and delete the data in a secure manner.
We also have implemented regular data audits to ensure that our data deletion and retention policies are being followed and that personal data is being securely deleted in a timely manner. Additionally, we have implemented strict security measures to protect personal data from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. We will promptly notify our users and the relevant authorities in the event of any data breaches or unauthorized access to personal data.
We are committed to protecting the privacy of our users and will continue to review and update our data deletion and retention policies as necessary to ensure compliance with applicable data privacy laws and best practices.