Privacy on DealMakerProtecting Your Information Is Our Priority
Importance of Your Privacy.
A Special Note About Children.
How We Collect Information and The Information We Collect
There are several ways in which we may collect personal information from you. For the most part, we collect information directly from you within the Application by way of example, your name, user name, password, address, phone number, date of birth, e-mail address, tax information, Social Insurance Number or Social Security Number, trading account information, information regarding your registration and/or participation in securities transactions, and information regarding your cell phone and/or other mobile device, and other information mandated by a securities exchange regulator or customarily collected in securities transactions. See below for all Categories of information we collect.
In addition, when you use the Application, DealMaker automatically collects and records technical information on our server logs from your browser or mobile platform, including your IP address and location. DealMaker also collects and uses additional information from users such as transaction location, purchase activity, Application open date and time, idle time, and all clicks and/or swipes within the application (together with time and order). DealMaker may also collect information posted by users on social media sites for users that have opted to connect to or otherwise link DealMaker with social media accounts including Facebook and Twitter.Generally, we do not use or otherwise process this technical data in a way that can identify you, except where we are required to treat it as personal information under applicable law.
Additionally, DealMaker may receive information about you from third parties, including other users of the Application in connection with your participation or eligibility to participate in a securities transaction with another user.
Categories of Information Collected.
We collect the following categories of information:
1. Information we receive from you or our users of the Application. To access the Application, you'll need to provide certain personal information which may include, without limitation, your name, address, date of birth, phone number, user names, e-mail address, information regarding registration details, tax information, Social Insurance Number or Social Security Number, trading account information, tax information and other information related to status within certain investments or other information required to comply with securities laws such as personal connections or net worth.
3. Anonymous Information From Online Banner Ads. If you come to the DealMaker Website from an online banner ad, an anonymous identification number may be passed to the Website. This information cannot be used to gather any personally identifiable information about you. It will only allow us to track the overall effectiveness of our online advertising, marketing and banner advertisement campaigns.
In addition to the uses of the information described above, DealMaker may, from time to time, collect purchasing information and/or data from other sources. DealMaker may collect this information for the purposes of performing analytics and conducting user research. This information may be used to communicate and provide additional information that may be of interest to you and our other users.
In addition, DealMaker may disclose account or other personal information when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with DealMaker rights or property, or Application users or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities.
How Your Information Is Disclosed and Shared.
DealMaker DOES NOT disclose any personal information about you to or with any person or organization except (i) as authorized by you, (ii) as described in the relevant portion of the Application or within any agreement between us, (iii) as may be required by law or court order, or (iv) as otherwise set forth herein.
DealMaker may share your information in the following circumstances (i) with the companies, affiliates or third party service providers who are invited to collaborate on the transactions you invest in, as part of the provision of these services, (ii) with your advisors in connection with making available to you certain information relating to the companies or investments you may be interested in, and (iii) with third party service providers who assist DealMaker in providingour services to you, and are contractually obligated to only use the information for that purpose.
If (i) using the Application, you invest in a securities offerings under Rule 506(c) of Regulation D of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act") and, you have been verified as an "accredited investor" as defined by Rule 501 of Regulation D of the Securities Act, and (ii) you upload proof of accredited investor status to the Application, DealMaker may communicate your verified accredited investor status to the companies you invest in who are also using DealMaker.
In addition, DealMaker may sell, disclose or otherwise use information gathered within the Application to third parties on an aggregated basis where such information does not identify you personally. More specifically, DealMaker may provide to third parties aggregate statistics or information about sales, trends, online traffic patterns, related information or other statistical de-identified information. Other than as described in the foregoing, third parties cannot collect personal information about individual users.Data Security, Storage and Retention Of Your Personal Information
Transfer of Your Personal Information
Your personal information will be processed at our operating locations and in places where the parties (you or third parties) are located. This means your information may be stored on servers or databases co-managed with hosting providers outside of your home country, province or state where data protection laws may differ from your home jurisdiction.
By accessing the website and Application and providing us with your personal information, you consent to the transfer of your personal information to servers and databases located outside of your home jurisdiction.
You can make a request to us at email@example.com
at any time, if you would like to know what personal information DealMaker has about you, what it is being used for, and with whom it has been shared. If you notice inaccuracies or wish to update any part of your personal information, you may contact us at any time.
Residents of the E.U.:
Under the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), residents of theE.U also have the right to request the erasure of personal data, right to restrict processing, and in certain circumstances the right to data portability. Please direct any inquiries regarding the foregoing to firstname.lastname@example.org,
attention Privacy Officer.Residents of California:
Under the CCPA, residents of California also have the right to notice of the categories of information collected, the rights to access information regarding the disclosure of personal data, the right to refuse the sale of personal data, the right to delete personal data in certain circumstances and the right not to be discriminated against for exercising consumer privacy rights. Please direct any inquiries regarding the foregoing to email@example.com,
attention Privacy Officer.
Periodically, we or our users may send you commercial electronic messages to alert you to various improvements to our services or other opportunities, via the Application. You may request to stop receiving commercial electronic messages from us at any time by (i) using the “unsubscribe” mechanism in our emails (ii) altering your settings in the Application or (iii) by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
to remove yourself from any mailings.Please note that if you have been invited to participate in a transaction, and you opt-out of receiving emails from DealMaker, you may still receive certain notifications related to the transaction you are participating in, which are essential to your participation in the transaction.
How to Contact Us:
or at:DealMaker Attn: Privacy Officer
77 King St West, Suite 400 Toronto, ON Canada
Your California Privacy Rights.
If you are a California resident, under the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) you have additional rights regarding your personal information. This section describes your CCPA rights and explains how to exercise those rights.
Right to Know.
You have the right know the categories of personal information we collect and the purpose for which we use it including:
● The categories of personal information we collected;
● The sources from which personal information was collected;
● The commercial purpose for collecting personal information (in accordance with the services offered through the website or the Application);
● The categories of third parties with whom we shared personal information; and
● The specific pieces of personal information we have collected about you.
The Right To Request and the Right to Access.
You have the right to request and obtain access to personal information about you that we have collected, used or disclosed over the past 12 months including those categories above.Right to Delete. You have the right to request that we delete the personal information we have collected from you over the last 12 months. If you request that we delete your information, there are some exceptions pursuant to which we are not permitted to delete your personal information.
Right Not To Be Discriminated Against.
You have the right not to be discriminated against for exercising your consumer privacy rights under the CCPA.
Right Not To Sell My Personal Information.
The CCPA gives California residents the right to ask companies not to sell their personal information to third parties. We do not sell your personal information.
If you are a California resident and would like to exercise your CCPA rights, please contact us by either of the following methods:
DealMaker Attn: Privacy Officer
77 King St West, Suite 400
Toronto, ON Canada
DealMaker will respond to a California consumer privacy request for access or deletion within 45 days of receiving and verifying the request. We may extend this time period by up to an additional 45 days If reasonably necessary and with prior notice, to you.