LAST UPDATED: Nov 3, 2023
iDeals group of companies includes iDeals Solutions Group Limited, iDeals Solutions Group, iDeals Solutions Operations Limited and their affiliates (“iDeals”, “we” or “us”) who are committed to respecting your data privacy and keeping your information secure and confidential.
Personal Information provided by you: The product offered to visitors of the Site and users of the Application requires you to register for a personal account with iDeals (“Personal Account”). When registering for a Personal Account, iDeals will ask you to supply us with certain information about yourself by filling out and submitting an online form. iDeals may ask you to voluntarily supply us with certain information about yourself by filling out and submitting an online form for marketing purposes as well.
To become a registered user you will have to create a Personal Account. Its creation implies providing the following information:
Information that we obtain or collect automatically from your use of the Site or Application: We may automatically collect certain information from your use of the Site or Application, such as usage data, preferences, or any other information concerning how you use the Product.
In addition, by using our Site or Application, network information such as Product usage information, may be transmitted back to us. It helps us to determine how users are interacting with our Product, improve our Product, and correct any problems that may occur.
If you choose to use our referral service to invite a third party to use our Product, you represent that you have such third party consent to provide us with his/her Personal Information such as:
If you choose to use our additional service such as USB flash drive delivery for a third party, you may be requested to share the following information about this third party:
In this case, you represent that you have such third-party consent to provide us with his/her Personal Information.
We collect your location-based information such as country, region, and city for the purpose of optimizing your connection to our data center. We will only share this information with our data center provider for the sole purpose of providing our service and Product to you.
As described above, we will ask you to create a Personal Account to enable you to use the Product. Once the Personal Account is created, you will be able to access, review and update your personal account information online via the Site or the Application.
Please note that you may choose not to create a Personal Account. If you choose so, you will still have access to many of the Site’s web pages, however, you may be unable to access certain options and services that we offer only to registered users.
USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
iDeals uses your Personal Information to:
Unless you explicitly request to opt-out, iDeals may analyze anonymized and vectorized Data to develop, improve, and personalize its products (e.g. full-text search) and services (e.g. premier customer support) using heuristics evaluation, machine learning algorithms, and other techniques. This analysis may involve the use of unidentifiable Data, which will stay within iDeals’ secure perimeter, and will only be used for the purposes stated in this clause.
PROCESSING AND SHARING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
By accessing or using the Site, Application, or Product, or otherwise providing information to us, you consent to the processing and transfer of information in and to the U.S. and other countries and territories, which may have privacy laws different from your country of residence. Please note that some of the recipients of your Personal Information referenced above may be based in countries outside of the European Union whose laws may not provide the same level of data protection. In such cases, we will ensure that there are adequate safeguards in place to protect your Personal Information that comply with our legal obligations. If the recipient is not a member of the iDeals group of companies, adequate safeguard might be provided by signing a data transfer agreement with the recipient based on standard contractual clauses approved by the European Commission for transfers of personal data to third countries.
We may also share Personal Information with third parties including as follows:
In some cases, we may share your information with third-party vendors to understand which areas and features of the Product are most popular and/or to improve the overall effectiveness of the Product and its features.
COLLABORATION AND SHARING FEATURES
iDeals offers collaboration features or other integrated tools, which allow you to share your content through the Product. Because these features are of the collaborative nature of the Product and are based on the permissions and settings you choose, their use enables you to share content with people you want to collaborate with. You can choose to change your settings at any time for a file or folder through your account.
SECURITY OF INFORMATION
Personal Information you provide to us is protected by the password you create when registering to use the Site, Application, and Product. Please understand that you can help prevent the unauthorized disclosure of information by choosing and protecting your password appropriately. You can also help
prevent unauthorized disclosure by not sharing your password and preventing others from using your computer or mobile device.
We have implemented reasonable administrative, technical and physical security measures to protect your personal information against unauthorized access, destruction or alteration. For example:
We use commercially reasonable security procedures to protect all collected Personal Information. Please understand that no security system is perfect and, as such, we do not guarantee the security of the Site, or that your Personal Information won’t be intercepted while being transmitted to us. If we learn of a security systems breach, then we may either post a notice or attempt to notify you by email. We will take reasonable steps to remedy the breach.
DATA SUBJECT RIGHTS
You have certain rights with respect to your Personal Information as set forth below. Please note that in some circumstances, we may not be able to fully comply with your requests. We may ask you to provide us with additional information in connection with your request. If we need to verify your identity or the nature of your request, we may ask you to provide more details regarding your Personal Information. In such situations, however, we will still respond to let you know of our decision.
CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS
The California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) provides consumers with specific rights regarding their Personal Information. You have the right to request that businesses subject to the CCPA (which may include our affiliates and/or third parties for marketing purposes) disclose certain information to you about their collection and use of your Personal Information over the past 12 months. In addition, you have the right to ask such businesses to delete Personal Information collected from you, subject to certain exceptions. If the business sells Personal Information, you have a right to opt out of that sale. Finally, a business cannot discriminate against you for exercising a CCPA right.
When offering services to its customers, iDeals acts as a “service provider” under the CCPA and our receipt and collection of any consumer Personal Information is completed in order for us to provide the Service. Please direct any requests for access or deletion of your Personal Information under the CCPA using the information set forth in the “Contact Us” section below.
Consistent with California law, if you choose to exercise your applicable CCPA rights, we won’t charge you different prices or provide you with a different quality of service. If we ever offer a financial incentive or product enhancement that is contingent upon you providing your Personal Information, we will not do so unless the benefits to you are reasonably related to the value of the Personal Information that you provide to us.
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RECOURSE, ENFORCEMENT AND LIABILITY
In compliance with the EU-U.S. DPF and the UK Extension to the EU-U.S. DPF and the Swiss-U.S. DPF, iDeals commits to cooperate and comply respectively with the advice of the panel established by the EU data protection authorities (DPAs) and the UK Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) and the Swiss Federal Data Protection and Information Commissioner (FDPIC) with regard to unresolved complaints concerning our handling of personal data received in reliance on the EU-U.S. DPF and the UK Extension to the EU-U.S. DPF and the Swiss-U.S. DPF.
iDeals is subject to the investigatory and enforcement powers of the United States Federal Trade Commission. iDeals may be required to disclose personal information to law enforcement, regulatory or other government agencies, or to other third parties, in each case to comply with legal, regulatory, or national security obligations or requests.
The resource mechanisms are available at no cost to you. Damages may be awarded in accordance with applicable law.
Under certain conditions, if you are not satisfied with the above recourse mechanism, you may be able to invoke binding arbitration.
If you have any inquiries or complaints, you may contact us: