Privacy Policy

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to www.givingside.com and Giving Side and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to Giving Side include www.givingside.com. The Giving Side website is a financial tech and social impact site. By using the Giving Side website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

Giving Side may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:

We may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Giving Side's public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.

Giving Side encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from Giving Side so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Giving Side is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Giving Side website.

Use of your Personal Information

Giving Side collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.

Giving Side may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Giving Side. Giving Side may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

Giving Side does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

Giving Side may share aggregated giving data to its customers, but does not intentionally share personally identifiable data.

Giving Side may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Giving Side, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Giving Side may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within Giving Side, in order to determine what Giving Side services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Giving Side to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Giving Side will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Giving Side or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Giving Side; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Giving Side, or the public.

Automatically Collected Information

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Giving Side. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Giving Side website.

Use of Cookies

The Giving Side website may use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Giving Side pages, or register with Giving Side site or services, a cookie helps Giving Side to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Giving Side website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Giving Side features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Giving Side services or websites you visit.

Children Under Thirteen

Giving Side does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

Opt-Out & Unsubscribe

We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from Giving Side by contacting us here:

Email: support@givingside.com

Changes to this Statement

Giving Side will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Giving Side encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Giving Side is protecting your information.

Contact Information

Giving Side welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Giving Side has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Giving Side at:

Giving Side
PO Box 11281
Oakland, California 94611

Email Address: info@givingside.com

Effective as of June 01, 2017