“Non Personal Information” is information that is not personally identifiable to you and that we automatically collect when you access our Website with a web browser.
“Personally Identifiable Information” is non-public information that is personally identifiable to you and obtained in order for us to provide you within our Website. Personally Identifiable Information may include information such as your name, email address, and other related information that you provide to us or that we obtain about you.
Information We Collect
Generally, you control the amount and type of information you provide to IG when using our Website.
As a Visitor, you can browse our Website to find out more about IG and the services we offer. You are not required to provide us with any Personally Identifiable Information as a Visitor.
However, if register as a Member to use our Website, you must provide Personally Identifiable Information to IG in order for us to provide you with certain features of our Website. As a Member, we collect your Personally Identifiable Information in the following ways:
At Member Registration
When you register for membership, we collect your name and email address.
Cryptocurrency Exchanges and Services
If you use our Website, you may have to provide Personally Identifiable Information (specifically account information) to cryptocurrency exchanges and services in order to make use of them through our Website. However, you understand that IG does not in any way store your crytocurrency account information.
While our Website is free to use for now, we may begin charging for use of premium features. If we were to charge you for the use of these premium features, we would need to collect payment source information (i.e. credit card, Google Play account, carrier billing, etc.) to bill you for using such premium features.
There may be online forms used in our Website. The information you enter into these online forms may contain Personally Identifiable Information.
Computer Information Collected
When you use our Website, IG automatically collects certain computer information by the interaction of your mobile phone or web browser with our Website. Such information is typically considered Non Personal Information. IG also collects and uses the following web-based information:
We may also use a technology called, web beacons, to collect general information about your use of our Website and your use of special promotions or newsletters. The information we collect by Web Beacons allows us to statistically monitor the number of people that open our emails. Our Web Beacons are not used to track your activity outside of our Website. We do not link Non Personal Information from Web Beacons to Personally Identifiable Information without your permission.
We automatically receive information from your web browser or mobile device. This information includes the name of the Website from which you entered our Website, if any, as well as the name of the website to which you’re headed when you leave our Website. This information also includes the IP address of your computer/proxy server that you use to access the Internet, your Internet provider name, web browser type, type of mobile device, and computer operating system. We use all of this information to analyze trends among our Users to help improve our Website.
How We Use Your Information
IG uses the information we receive from you as follows:
You may expose some Personally Identifiable Information in order to join our Website.
Communications and Email Alerts
When IG communicates with you about our Website, we will use the email address you provided when registering as a Member. We may also send you service alerts regarding your use of our Website. Finally, we may also send you emails with promotional information about IG, unless you have opted out of receiving such information. You can change contact preferences at any time through your account. While you can opt-out of promotional messages, you cannot opt-out of receiving service alerts.
Customizing Our Website
IG may use the Personally Identifiable information you provide to us along with any computer information we receive to customize our Website.
Sharing Information with Affiliates and Other Third Parties
IG does not sell, rent, or otherwise provide your Personally Identifiable Information to third parties for marketing purposes other than as specified in our Legal Terms. We may provide your Personally Identifiable Information to affiliates that provide services to IG with regards to our Website (i.e. payment processors, hosting companies, etc.) or to Service Providers from whom you requested information. Such affiliates will only receive information necessary to provide the respective services and will be bound by confidentiality agreements limiting the use of such information.
Community Discussion Boards
Legally Required Releases of Information
IG may be legally required to disclose your Personally Identifiable Information, if such disclosure is (a) required by subpoena, law, or other legal process; (b) necessary to assist law enforcement officials or government enforcement agencies; (c) necessary to investigate violations of or otherwise enforce our Legal Terms; (d) necessary to protect us from legal action or claims from third parties including you and/or other Members; and/or (e) necessary to protect the legal rights, personal/real property, or personal safety of IG, our Users, employees, and affiliates.
Disclosures to Successors
“Do Not Track/Follow” Settings
Changing Your Information
You may change your Personally Identifiable Information at any time using the Account & Settings Tab on our Website.
Protecting Your Child’s Privacy
Our Website is not designed for use by a Child. You acknowledge that we cannot accurately verify the age of our Users nor do we have any liability to do so. If you are parent or legal guardian who suspects their Child is attempting to use our Website, please contact us immediately to remove your Child’s information. We will ask you to provide identification to confirm that you are indeed the Child’s parent or legal guardian. If you are a Child, please don’t access or use our Website.
Links to Other Websites
Our Email Policy
IG and our affiliates fully comply with laws regarding SPAM. You can always opt out of receipt of further email correspondence from IG and/or our affiliates. We agree that we will not sell, rent, or trade your email address to any unaffiliated third-party without your permission.
Our Security Policy
IG has constructed our Website using industry standard encryption and authentication tools to protect your Personally Identifiable Information. When we collect your Personally Identifiable Information through our Website, we encrypt this information and attempt to prevent unauthorized access to it by using industry standard technologies, such as encryption routers and firewalls. Unfortunately, due to the nature of the Internet, we cannot completely guarantee that your Personally Identifiable Information is completely protected. We strongly urge you to protect any password you may have for our Website and to not share it with anyone. You should always log out of our Website when not in use, especially if you are sharing a computer or mobile device with someone else or are using a public computer.
You may be required to provide a payment source (i.e. credit card, Google Play account, carrier billing, etc.) for using various features of our Website. You acknowledge that we don’t store your payment source information directly on our servers and use third-party billing providers (i.e. credit card processors, Google, your carrier account, etc.) to process your payment source. We work such providers to insure your payment source information is encrypted and protected. However, you understand and agree that we do not control nor can we be liable for the acts of third parties. If you see what you believe to be fraudulent transactions regarding our Website, please contact us immediately. We will make reasonable efforts to work with you and authorities to help resolve such issues.
If you have any questions about our Privacy Practices or this Policy, please contact us by using our Contact Us form or by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.