• BitcoinAlley.com Privacy Policy

    This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which BitcoinAlley.com. collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a "User") of the https://BitcoinAlley.com website ("Site"). This privacy policy applies to the Site and all products and services offered by BitcoinAlley.com..

  • Personal identification information

    We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, register on the site, place an order, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, phone number.

    Users may, however, visit our Site anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

  • Non-personal identification information

    We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.

  • Web browser cookies

    Our Site may use "cookies" to enhance User experience. User's web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. User may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of the Site may not function properly.

  • How we use collected information

    BitcoinAlley.com. may collect and use Users personal information for the following purposes:
    To run and operate our Site We may need your information display content on the Site correctly. To improve customer service Information you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.

    To process payments Our Vendors may use the information Users provide about themselves when placing an order only to provide service to that order. We do not share this information with outside parties. To send periodic emails/SMS or other communication We may use the email address to send User information and updates pertaining to their order. It may also be used to respond to their inquiries, questions, and/or other requests.

  • How we protect your information

    We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, user-name, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site. We take the strongest means possible to secure our data against software breeches and social engineering. We also use offer 2Factor Authentication.

    Sensitive and private data exchange between the Site and its Users happens over a SSL secured communication channel and is encrypted and protected with digital signatures. Our Site is also in compliance with PCI vulnerability standards in order to create as secure of an environment as possible for Users

  • Cookies

    A cookie is a small piece of information that is placed on your computer when you visit certain websites. Find out more about the use of cookies on http://www.cookiecentral.com. We use the following types of cookie: Analytic cookies that anonymously remember your computer or mobile device when you visit our website. They keep track of browsing patterns and build up a profile of how our readers use the website. We might use that information to target advertisements to you on our and other websites. Service cookies that help us to make our website work as efficiently as possible; remember your registration and log-in details; remember your settings preferences; and meter the number of pages you view for the purpose of administering subscriptions to BitcoinAlley.com.

  • Sharing your personal information

    BitcoinAlley.com protects your personal information and only allows access by trusted parties who require right of entry to perform their required responsibilities and duties, and to share only with third parties who have a legitimate purpose for accessing it. BITCOINALLEY.COM will not sell, lend, rent or offer your personal information to third parties without your explicit consent, and will only share your information under the following circumstances:

    • With third party identity verification services in order to prevent fraud. This allows BITCOINALLEY.COM to confirm your identity by comparing the information you provide us to public records and other third-party databases. These service providers may utilize the information they collect to create derivative data based on your personal information that can be used solely in connection with the provision of identity verification and fraud prevention services. For example:
      • We may use Prime Trust Corporation or Plaid, Inc. (collectively “ID Verifiers”) to verify your identify by establishing the government ID you’ve presented matches the picture/selfie you provided through facial recognition technology such as biometric data. Prime Trust and Plaid, Inc. both have privacy policies available on their respective websites which describes their methods of collection and use of personal data.
      • We may use other third-party vendors to detect and prevent fraudulent activity on your account in real time. Information shared with a third-party vendor is treated by them in accordance with its Privacy Policy.
      • If you are based in the US, BITCOINALLEY.COM may use Plaid Technologies, Inc. ("Plaid") to verify your bank account and confirm your bank account balance prior to approving a transaction. Information shared with Plaid is treated by Plaid in accordance with its Privacy Policy, available at https://plaid.com/legal/.
    • With financial institutions, such as Prime Trust with which we partner to process payments you have authorized.
    • With service providers under contract who help with segments of our normal business operations. We require these service providers to only use your information in connection with the services they contractually perform for us and prohibit them from utilizing or offering your information to anyone else under any circumstance. Examples of the types of service providers we may share personal information with (other than those mentioned above) include and not limited to:

      Network infrastructure, Cloud storage, Payment processing, Transaction monitoring, Security, Document repository services, Customer support, Internet, Data analytics, Information Technology, Marketing

    • With companies or other entities that purchase BITCOINALLEY.COM assets pursuant to a court-approved sale or where we are required to share your information pursuant to insolvency law in any applicable jurisdiction.
    • With our professional advisors who provide banking, legal, compliance, insurance, accounting, or other consulting services in order to complete third party financial, technical, compliance and legal audits of our operations or otherwise comply with our legal obligations.
    • With law enforcement, officials, or other third parties when we are compelled to do so by a subpoena, court order, or similar legal procedure, or when we believe in good faith that the disclosure of personal information is necessary to prevent physical harm or financial loss, to report suspected illegal activity, or to investigate violations of our User Agreement or any other applicable policies.

    If you establish a BITCOINALLEY.COM Account indirectly on a third party website or via a third party application, any information that you enter on that website or application (and not directly on a BITCOINALLEY.COM website) will be shared with the owner of the third party website or application and your information will be subject to their privacy policies.

  • Compliance with children's online privacy protection act

    Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information at our Site from those we actually know are under 13, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13.

  • Changes to this privacy policy

    BitcoinAlley.com. has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will post a notification on the main page of our Site, revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

  • Your acceptance of these terms

    By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.