As the operator of the HashFlare website (https://hashflare.io/) (Website), our company (Company, we or us) is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. The data controller is the Company.
This policy (together with our Website Terms of Service and any other documents referred to herein) sets out the basis on which any personal information we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us.
Being transparent and providing accessible information to our users about how we use your personal data is a key element of the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA) and the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal information and how we will treat it. By visiting the Website you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this policy.
Our Website may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
We are a private limited company registered in Scotland under the name of HashFlare LP, with company number SL024271. We have our registered office at 44/46 Morningside Road, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, EH10 4BF.
We process personal data about you as necessary to operate our business, provide the products and services you use, meet our contractual and legal obligations, or otherwise fulfill the legitimate interests described in the “Uses Made of Information” sections below.
We may collect and process the following data about you:
To create an account you need to provide data including your name, e-mail address, birthdate, a password or other details to help you with your experience.
If you chose not to provide information mentioned hereinabove, we will not be able to provide you products or services.
We may ask for your contact information, including items such as name, birthdate, company name, address, email address, BTC Wallet Address, Company Name or other details to help you with your experience.
Your financial account information is directed to our third-party payment processors. We store your credit card information (masked data), your crypto-wallet addresses. Though we have access to, and may retain, subscriber information through our third party payment processor.
If you contact us directly, we may receive additional information about you such as your name, email address, phone number, the contents of the message and/or attachments you may send us, and any other information you may choose to provide. We may also receive a confirmation when you open an email from us.
Cookies contain a small amount of information that allows our web servers to recognize you. We gather certain information automatically and store information in log files to record your preferences. We may collect certain information automatically from your device, such as the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, your login information, browser type, version time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform, information about your visit, including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL), clickstream to, through and from our Website (including date and time), information you viewed or searched for, page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouseovers).
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. If you disable cookies off, some features may be disabled It won't affect the users experience that make your site experience more efficient and some of our services will not function properly. However, you can still place orders.
When you use our Services, we may collect information about your engagement with and utilization of our Services, such as processor and memory usage, storage capacity, navigation of our Services, and system-level metrics. We use this data to operate the Services, maintain and improve the performance and utilization of the Services, develop new features, protect the security and safety of our Services and our customers, and provide customer support. We also use this data to develop aggregate analysis and business intelligence that enable us to operate, protect, make informed decisions, and report on the performance of our business.
We use information held about you in the following ways:
We do not:
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.
We collect your email address in order to:
To be in accordance with CAN SPAM we agree to the following:
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can follow the instructions at the bottom of each email and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.
We may share your personal information with:
We will disclose your personal information to third parties:
We do not knowingly collect or maintain personal data on our Website from persons under 13 years of age, and no part of our Website is directed to persons under 13 years of age. If you are under 13 years of age, then please do not use or access this Website at any time or in any manner.
We will take appropriate steps to delete any personal data of persons less than 13 years of age that has been collected on our Website without verified parental consent upon learning of the existence of such personal data.
All information you provide us with is stored on our providers' cloud-servers in the European Economic Area.
We store the information we collect about you for as long as is necessary for the purposes for which we originally collected it, unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by applicable law.
The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.
In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:
We also agree to the individual redress principle, which requires that individuals have a right to pursue legally enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law.
This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or a government agency to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.
We regularly monitor our systems for possible weaknesses and attacks. The technologies we use are designed to provide a level of security appropriate to the risk of processing your personal information. We have proven many times that your data is safe with us.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the Internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorized access. We can only guarantee that we will do our best to keep your data safe.
Any inquiries or requests for access to personal information HashFlare has used or collected can be directed via email: [email protected]