General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requires PledgeBox to make the following changes to its platform and internal privacy program:

  • Make sure that PledgeBox is able to honor the rights of European merchants and customers over their personal data, and that when using PledgeBox's services, merchants are able to do the same.
  • Make certain contractual commitments to merchants and get certain contractual commitments when PledgeBox uses a third-party subprocessor to provide services.

We are a Data Controller of your information.

PledgeBox Limited legal basis for collecting and using the personal information described in this Privacy Policy depends on the Personal Information we collect and the specific context in which we collect the information:

PledgeBox Limited needs to perform a contract with you

You have given PledgeBox Limited permission to do so
Processing your personal information is in PledgeBox Limited legitimate interests
PledgeBox Limited needs to comply with the law
PledgeBox Limited will retain your personal information only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will retain and use your information to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our policies. Our Privacy Policy was generated with the help of GDPR Privacy Policy Generator and the Privacy Policy Generator.

If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. If you wish to be informed what Personal Information we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us.

In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:

The right to access, update or to delete the information we have on you.
The right of rectification.
The right to object.
The right of restriction.
The right to data portability
The right to withdraw consent
Log Files
PledgeBox follows a standard procedure of using log files. These files log visitors when they visit websites. All hosting companies do this and a part of hosting services' analytics. The information collected by log files include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date and time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. These are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable. The purpose of the information is for analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users' movement on the website, and gathering demographic information.

Cookies and Web Beacons

Like any other website, PledgeBox uses 'cookies'. These cookies are used to store information including visitors' preferences, and the pages on the website that the visitor accessed or visited. The information is used to optimize the users' experience by customizing our web page content based on visitors' browser type and/or other information.