Types of Information We Collect:
How We Use Personal Information and Non-Personal Data
We use Personal Information and Non-Personal Data to:
When and Why We Disclose Personal Information and Non-Personal Data
Except as provided herein, we will not display on the Site, or otherwise disclose your Personal Information to any third parties unless it is necessary to provide the Services, when required by law, or if we have good faith belief that such action is reasonably necessary to
(a) comply with current judicial proceedings, a court order or legal process served on us;
(c) respond to claims that any submitted content violates the rights of third parties;
(d) respond to your requests for customer service;
(e) protect the rights, property or personal safety of MyDFS, its members and the public;
(f) in connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of company assets, financing or acquisition of all or a portion of our business by another company, or (g) with your consent to share the information.
If you have created an account at MyDFS, some information about you will be publicly available, such as:
(a) your account name;
(b) any information you choose to add to your profile (such as a picture, bio, your location);
(c) projects you’ve backed;
(d) projects you’ve launched;
(e) any comments you’ve posted on the Site.
If you are a Backer, we will share your account name and the amount of your donation with the Project Creators and your payment information with our third-party payment processor. If you are a Project Creator, you will be asked to verify your identity before the project beginning. Every Project Creator’s verified name will be publicly displayed on their profile and on any projects they launch.
We may share Non-Personal Data with analytics companies to learn information about how our users interact with the Site and the App. This enables us to optimize the Service and improve our efforts. See also “Third Party Analytics” below. We will never sell your Personal Information or Non-Personal Data.
You can opt-out of receiving our emails by following the unsubscribe instructions included in each such email or by contacting us at [email protected] You can modify or delete the Personal Information you have provided to us by logging in and updating your profile. We will retain your information only for as long as needed to provide you the Services or as long as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
Security of Personal Information
We employ generally accepted industry standards to protect your personal information and we continuously strive to protect your information and privacy as much as we can. Unfortunately, no data transmission over Wi-Fi or the Internet can be 100% secure. As a result, we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you disclose or transmit to us online.
Third Party Analytics
MyDFS is not directed at children under the age of 13, and does not consciously collect any Personal Information from children under the age of 13. We request that all MyDFS users be at least 18 years old (or a legal age in your jurisdiction) or have received parental consent and supervision when using the Service.