Privacy Policy

Effective Date: July 07, 2020

Taplink Global, Inc (“we”, “we” or “our”) operates the tap.link website (the “Service”). This page contains information about our collection, use and disclosure of personal data. We use your data to provide and improve the Service.

By using the Service, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. If we have any values that are used in our conditions, are available at tap.link.

Definitions

Service

Service is a tap.link website operated by Taplink Global, Inc

Personal data

Personal data is data about a living person that can be identified by this data (or by the information that is at our disposal or may be at our disposal).

Usage Data

Usage data is data that is automatically collected either using the Service or from the infrastructure of the Service itself (for example, the duration of a page’s visit).

Cookies

Cookies are small pieces of data stored on your device (computer or mobile device).

Data controller

Data controller means an individual or legal entity that (alone or jointly or jointly with other persons) determines the purposes and methods of processing or processing any personal information. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, we are the Data Controller of your Personal Data.

Data processing (or service providers)

Data processor (or service provider) means any natural or legal person who processes data on behalf of a data controller. We can use the services of various service providers to process your data more efficiently.

Data subject (or user)

A data subject is any living person who uses our Service and is a subject of Personal Data.

Collection and use of information

We collect several different types of information for various purposes in order to provide and improve our Services for you.

Types of Data Collected

Personal data

During the use of our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personal information that can be used to establish communication with you (“Personal Data”). Personal information may include but is not limited to:

  • E-mail address
  • First and last name
  • Social Network URLs or Usernames
  • Credit Card Validity / Type / Name

We may use your Personal Data to contact you using newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may interest you. You can refuse to receive any or all of these messages from us by clicking on the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any letter we send, or by contacting us by e-mail support@tap.link

Usage Data

We may also collect information on how the Service is accessed and how it is used (“Data on Use”). This usage data may include information such as the Internet protocol address of your computer (for example, IP address), browser type, browser version, pages of our Service that you visit, time and date of your visit, time spent on these pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.

Your IP address is never stored in our database, we use your IP address to obtain general and anonymous data about the end users of your profile, such as an approximate geographical location, for example, country, city.

Location data

We may use and store information about your location if you give us permission to do so (“Location Data”). We use this data to provide the functions of our Service, to improve and customize our Service. We can use and store information about visitors to Tap.link profiles. This is anonymized and aggregated in large numbers, deleting any personal information, since we are more interested in “how” than “who”.

Tracking Cookies

We use cookies and similar tracking technologies to track activity on our Service and store certain information. Cookies are small data files that may contain an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from the website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies, tags and scripts are also used to collect and track information, as well as to improve and analyze our Service. You can tell the browser to refuse all cookies or indicate when they are sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you will not be able to use some parts of our Service. Examples of cookies we use:

  • Session cookies.

We use Session Cookies to work and save user authentication using the service.

  • Preferred cookies.

We use preference cookies to remember your preferences and accept our policies.

  • Analytics Cookies.

Google / Facebook analytics.

More information about our use of cookies can be found in our cookie policy.

Data usage

Taplink Global, Inc., managing Tap.link, uses the collected data for various purposes:

  • Provide and maintain our Service
  • To notify you of changes to our Service
  • To allow you to participate in the interactive functions of our Service, when you decide to do it
  • Provide customer support
  • Collect analysis or valuable information so that we can improve our Service
  • Monitor the use of our Service
  • Identify, prevent and solve technical problems
  • To provide you with news, special offers and general information about other products, services and events that we offer, which are similar to those about which you have already purchased or requested, unless you decide not to receive such information

Legal basis for the processing of personal data in accordance with the General Data Protection Provisions (GDPR)

If you are from the European Economic Area (EEA), the legal basis of Taplink Global, Inc. for the collection and use of personal information described in this Privacy Policy depends on the personal data we collect and on the specific context in which we collect them. Taplink Global, Inc may process your Personal Data because:

  • We need to fulfill a contract with you
  • You gave us permission to do this.
  • Processing meets our legitimate interests and is not violated by your rights.
  • For payment processing
  • Comply with the law

Data storage

Taplink Global, Inc will only store your Personal Data for the time necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will store and use your Personal Data to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we are required to store your data in accordance with applicable law), resolve disputes and ensure compliance with our legal agreements and policies. Taplink Global, Inc. will also retain usage data for internal analysis purposes. Usage data is usually stored for a shorter period of time, unless this data is used to enhance security or improve the functionality of our Service, or we are legally required to store this data for longer periods of time.

Data transfer

Your information, including Personal Information, may be transferred and stored on computers located outside your state, province, country or other state jurisdiction where data protection laws may differ from the laws of your jurisdiction. If you are located outside of Europe and decide to provide us with information, please note that we transfer data, including Personal Data, to the United States of America and process it there.

All servers and data are stored in the United States of America. Your consent to this Privacy Policy, accompanied by the provision of such information by you, means your consent to such a transfer. Taplink Global, Inc will take all reasonable steps to ensure the safe handling of your data in accordance with this Privacy Policy, and your Personal Data will not be transferred to the organization or country unless appropriate control measures are taken, including the security of your data and other personal information.

Data disclosure

Business deal

If Taplink Global, Inc. is involved in the merger, acquisition or sale of assets, your Personal Data may be transferred. We will provide a notification when your Personal Data is transferred and becomes the subject of another Privacy Policy.

Law Enforcement Disclosure

Under certain circumstances, Taplink Global, Inc. may be required to disclose your Personal Data if required by law or in response to valid requests from government agencies (such as a court or government agency).

Legal requirements

Taplink Global, Inc may disclose your Personal Data in good faith believing that such actions are necessary to:

  • Respect legal obligation
  • To protect and protect the rights or property of Taplink Global, Inc
  • To prevent or investigate possible violations in connection with the use of the Service
  • To protect the personal safety of users of the Service or the public
  • To protect against legal liability

Data security

The security of your data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet or the method of electronic storage is 100% safe. Although we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee their absolute safety.

Do Not Track Signals

We do not support Do Not Track ("DNT"). Do Not Track - This is the preference you can set in your web browser to inform websites that you do not want to be tracked.

You can enable or disable the Do Not Track feature by visiting the settings or settings page of your web browser.

Your data protection rights under the General Data Protection Rules (GDPR)

If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain rights to data protection. Taplink Global, Inc. is committed to taking reasonable steps to enable you to correct, modify, delete or restrict the use of your Personal Data.

If you want to receive information about your personal data that we store about you and you want to delete them from our systems, send a request through this form. In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:

  • The right to access, update or delete information we have about you.

Whenever possible, you can access, update or request the deletion of your personal data directly in the settings section of your account. If you cannot complete these steps yourself, please contact us to help you through this form.

  • The right to rectification.

You have the right to correct your information if this information is inaccurate or incomplete.

  • The right to object.

You have the right to object to our processing of your Personal Data.

  • The right of restriction.

You have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your personal information.

  • The right to data portability.

You have the right to receive a copy of the information we have in a structured, machine-readable and widely used format.

  • The right to withdraw consent.

You also have the right to withdraw your consent at any time when Taplink Global, Inc relies on your consent to the processing of your personal information.

Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before responding to such requests.

You have the right to file a complaint with the data protection authority about our collection and use of your personal data. For more information, please contact your local data protection authority in the European Economic Area (EEA).

Service providers

We may hire third-party companies and individuals to assist our Service (“Service Providers”), to provide the Service on our behalf, to provide services related to the Service, or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used. These third parties have access to your Personal Data only for the performance of these tasks on our behalf and must not disclose or use them for any other purpose.

Analytics

We may use third-party service providers to monitor and analyze the use of our services.

  • Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the data collected to contextualize and personalize ads on its own advertising network. You can opt out of making your activities in the Service available for Google Analytics by installing an add-on for the Google Analytics browser. This add-on does not allow Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js, analytics.js and dc.js) to exchange information about visits with Google Analytics. For more information on Google’s privacy practices, please visit the Google’s privacy terms webpage:
http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/.

  • Log Processing

We analyze all traffic through our infrastructure in a centralized, third-party location.

Behavioral remarketing

Taplink Global, Inc uses remarketing services to advertise on third-party websites after you visit our Service. Our third-party providers use cookies to inform, optimize and serve ads based on your past visits to our Service.

  • Google AdWords

The Google AdWords remarketing service is provided by Google Inc. You can opt out of using Google Analytics for display ads and set up ads on the Google Display Network by visiting the Google ad settings page: http://www.google.com/settings/ads For. For more information on Google’s privacy policies, see the Google’s privacy terms webpage: http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/.

  • Facebook

Facebook remarketing service is provided by Facebook Inc. You can learn more about interest-based advertising on Facebook by visiting this page:
https://www.facebook.com/help/164968693837950 To opt out of interest-based advertising on Facebook, follow these steps: Facebook instructions:
https://www.facebook.com/help/568137493302217 Facebook adheres to the Self-regulatory Principles for online behavioral advertising established by the Digital Advertising Alliance. You can also opt out of Facebook and other participating companies through the US Digital Advertising Alliance http://www.aboutads.info/choices/, Canada Canada’s Digital Advertising Alliance http://youradchoices.ca/ or the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance in Europe http://www.youronlinechoices.eu/ or opt out using the settings of your mobile device. For more information on the Facebook privacy policy, please visit the Facebook Data Policy: https://www.facebook.com/privacy/explanation

Payments

We may provide paid services as part of the Service. In this case, we use third-party services for processing payments (for example, payment systems). We will not store or collect your payment card details. This information is provided directly to third-party payment systems whose use of your personal information is governed by their Privacy Policy. These payment systems comply with PCI-DSS standards and are managed by the PCI Security Standards Board, which brings together brands such as Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help secure payment processing. Payment processors we work with:

  • Stripe

Their privacy policy is available at https://stripe.com/us/privacy.

  • Paypal

Their privacy policy can be found at https://www.paypal.com/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full.

Links to other sites

Our Service may contain links to other sites that are not managed by us. If you click on the third party link, you will be redirected to the website of this third party. We strongly recommend that you read the privacy policy of each site you visit. We do not control and are not responsible for the content, privacy policy or the actions of any third-party sites or services.

Tap.link Profiles

Tap.link profiles are populated by users who created this profile. Any links, images, websites or text are not controlled by Tap.link, and Tap.link is not responsible for anything you can click.

Children's privacy

Our Service is not intended for anyone or consciously promotes anyone under the age of 18 years (“Children”). We knowingly do not collect personal information from people under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and know that your children have provided us with personal information, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Information of children without confirmation of parental consent, we will take steps to remove this information from our servers.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting a new Privacy Policy on this page. Before the changes take effect, we will notify you by e-mail and / or noticeable notice about our Service and update the “effective date” at the top of this Privacy Policy. It is recommended that you periodically review this Privacy Policy for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy take effect from the moment they are published on this page.

To contact us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us:

Email: support@tap.link

If you want to request any information about how we process, store or use your data or anything related to GDPR, please use our GDPR request form.