Personal Information We Collect
We collect a variety of personal information to operate the Site and provide the Service, including Your name, address, phone number, email address, birth date, and other personal information. Financial information, including your social security number, income, and net worth. Copies of your tax returns, brokerage statements, W-2 forms, and other financial documents. Your username and password. Information to confirm your identities, such as a completed electronic check transaction or a credit report. Your W-9 form. Information to confirm your place of residence. Information about your use of the Site. Information about your computer configuration. Information to confirm your relationship with other parties associated with the Site. Information about your bank accounts or other sources of payment. Your IP address.
How We Use Your Personal Information
We use your personal information to: Verify that you are permitted to use and invest through the Site. Keep track of your investments. Guard against fraud. Comply with applicable law. Answer your questions. Protect our rights. Send to third parties at your request. Process your transactions at the Site. Determine whether your computer information is compatible with the Site. Keep track of your use of the Site. Send you information about your investments. Notify you of other possible investments in which you might have an interest. Analyze use of the Site. Improve the Site. Send you information about the Site. Send you materials about us. Other purposes we disclose to you. What We Provide To Third Parties. We do not provide any third party with any of your personal information except in these situations: We use third parties to perform services for the Site, such as hosting services, escrow services, electronic signature providers, electronic payment service providers, and services that verify the qualification of investors. Each of these third parties will need some of your personal and/or financial information to perform their services. If you invest, we will identify you on tax returns and other government forms. We will provide information if we believe we are required to do so by law. If our company is sold, all information will be transferred to our successor. If you choose to participate in discussions or messages boards at the Site, other users will be able to see your name (but not any other personal information) and any other information you voluntarily provide to be seen. We do not provide any of your personal information to third parties for marketing purposes.
How We Protect Your Information
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Notice of Privacy Rights to California Residents
California law requires that we provide you with a summary of your privacy rights under the California Online Privacy Protection Act (the “California Act”) and the California Business and Professions Code. The California Act requires us to inform you, at your request, (1) the categories of personal information we collect and what third parties we share that information with; (2) the names and addresses of those third parties; and (3) examples of the products marketed by those companies. The California Act further requires us to allow you to control who you do not want us to share that information with. To obtain this information, please send a request by email or standard mail. When contacting us, please indicate your name, address, email address, and what personal information you do not want us to share with marketing partners. The request should be sent to the attention of our legal department, and labeled 'California Customer Choice Notice.' Please allow 30 days for a response. There is no charge.
Complaints and Suggestions
Please send your privacy-related complaints and suggestions to email@example.com. You can also send complaints to regulators. Please contact your state’s consumer protection authority.