privacy policy

Updated January 27, 2019

This Privacy Policy describes how your personal information is collected, used, and shared when you visit or make a purchase from Finstad Coins or any Service owned and/or operated by us.

Collection

When you visit the Site, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse the Site, we collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Site, and information about how you interact with the Site. We refer to this automatically collected information as “Device Information.”

We collect Device Information using the following technologies:

  • “Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. For more information about cookies, visit https://computer.howstuffworks.com/internet/basics/question82.htm.
  • “Log files” track actions occurring on the Site and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.
  • “Web beacons,” “tags,” and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Site.
  • We may use Google Analytics and/or Alexa Metrics to track the activity of our visitors and users. These services may track cookies and usage data, subject to their terms and policies. These services are used to improve your experience with the Site and Service and to help us understand how our customers use the Site.
  • Google Analytics: Privacy Policy, Opt Out; Alexa Metrics: Privacy Policy, Opt Out

Additionally when you make a purchase or attempt to make a purchase through the Site, we collect certain information from you (including but not limited to your name, billing address, shipping address, payment information, including information about your credit card, debit card, prepaid card(s) and/or any other payment method(s) in connection with your purchase, email address, and phone number). We refer to this information as “Order Information.” This information is necessary to properly fulfill your order. We personally collect email addresses, phone numbers, postal addresses, and any other provided information for promotional and marketing purposes. You may opt out of any and all communications by a.) using the unsubscribe link in your email; b.) texting STOP to any phone messages; or c.) contacting us directly to cancel all communications, including communication to your physical address.

When we talk about “Personal Information” in this Privacy Policy, we are talking both about Device Information and Order Information.

Usage

We use the Order Information that we collect generally to fulfill any orders placed through the Site (including processing your payment information, arranging for shipping, and providing you with invoices and/or order confirmations). Additionally, we use this Order Information to a.) communicate with you; b.) screen our orders for potential risk or fraud; and c.) when in line with the preferences you have shared with us, provide you with information or advertising relating to our products or services.

We use the Device Information that we collect to help us screen for potential risk and fraud (in particular, your IP address), and more generally to improve and optimize our Site (for example, by generating analytics about how our customers browse and interact with the Site, and to assess the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns). We may advertise directly to you, even after a purchase and/or order through any of the platforms listed above. We also may track any click on an advertisement, promotional, and/or marketing material.

Sharing

We share your Personal Information with third parties to help us use your Personal Information, as described above. We may also share your Personal Information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant, or other lawful requests for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights. We may also use your Personal Information to provide you with targeted advertisements and/or marketing communications we believe may be of interest to you. For more information about how targeted advertising works, visit

You can opt out of targeted advertising:

Additionally, you can opt out of some of these services by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out portal.

Do Not Track

Please note that we do not alter our Site’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.

If you are a European resident, you have the right to access the personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us through the contact information below.

Additionally, if you are a European resident we note that we are processing your information in order to fulfill contracts we might have with you (for example if you make an order through the Site), or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above. Additionally, please note that your information will be transferred outside of Europe, including to the United States directly to us and/or to third parties.

Data Retention

When you place an order through the Site, we will maintain your Order Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.

Minors

To help “protect the children,” this site is not intended for individuals under the age of thirteen (13). By accessing the Service, you represent and warrant that you are at least thirteen (13) years of age or older (for our US customers) or the age of majority in your state, province, region, or country of residence. If you are under the age of eighteen (18), you agree that you have received explicit permission from your parent(s) or guardian(s).

Operation

To operate our Site and Service(s), we use several additional software and/or programs (including but not limited to Digital Ocean for our servers, WordPress for the Site, Divi for the design and UI of the Site, and Woocommerce for payment.) To process payments, we may use services such as Stripe, Square, Venmo, and/or PayPal. Please read and understand the Terms, Privacy Policy(s), and any additional policies and/or rules for any third-party operational content.

Digital Ocean:

WordPress:

Elegant Themes:

Woocommerce:

Stripe: Terms of Use, Privacy Policy

Square:
Venmo:

PayPal:

Changes

We may update this privacy policy at any time, under our sole discretion, in order to reflect, for example, changes to our practices or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons. We are not required to contact users and/or visitors about any changes.

Contact

For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us at contact@finstadcoins.com.