Last revised on : Dec 29, 2016
Last revised on : Dec 29, 2016
Rang De is committed to maintaining the confidentiality, integrity and security of any personal information about our users. This Privacy & Security Policy explains how we protect personal information provided through our website www.rangde.org (the "Site") and how we use that information in connection with our service offered through the Site (the "Service"). "Personal information" for purposes of this Policy means information that identifies you, such as your name, address, phone number, fax number or email address.
Rang De stresses its privacy and security standards to guard against identity theft and provide security for your personal information. We regularly re-evaluate our privacy and security policies and adapt them as necessary to deal with new challenges.
Simply put, we do not and will not sell or rent your personal information to anyone, for any reason, at any time. Rang De uses and discloses your personal information only as follows:
In the event that you access the Service as brought to you by one of our co-brand partners, through a co-branded URL, your email address used for registration on the Service may be provided to that co-brand partner.
Certain areas and features of RangDe.Org are available to you without registration or the need to provide to us any information. However, other features of the Site or the Service may require registration, which involves provision to Rang De of an email address, a password and your pin code and to participate on our forum boards, a username (collectively the 'Registration Information').
From time to time we may request other personal information to provide you with other benefits of the Service. In all such instances, you will be given the opportunity to provide or to decline to provide that information, and it will be used only for the stated purpose. Rang De may make anonymous or aggregate personal information and disclose such data only in a non-personally identifiable manner to: Advertisers and other third parties for their marketing and promotional purposes, such as the number of users and how many users clicked on a particular Rang De Offer; Organizations approved by Rang De that conduct research on philanthropy and social contribution. Such information does not identify you individually. Access to your Registration Information, Account Credentials, Account Information and any other personal information you provide is strictly restricted and used in accordance with specific internal procedures and safeguard governing access, in order to operate, develop or improve the Service. These individuals have been selected in accordance with our security policies and practices and are bound by confidentiality obligations. They may be subject to discipline, including termination and criminal prosecution, if they fail to meet these obligations. We may also use third party vendors or service providers to help us provide the Service to you, such as sending e-mail messages on our behalf or hosting and operating a particular feature or functionality of the Service. Our contracts with these third parties outline the appropriate use and handling of your information and prohibit them from using any of your personal information for purposes unrelated to the product or service they're providing. We require such third parties to maintain the confidentiality of the information we provide to them.
If your Registration Information changes during your usage of Rang De, you may update it any time via the Service.
When you visit RangDe.Org, we may collect technical and navigational information, such as computer browser type, Internet protocol address, pages visited, and average time spent on our Site. This information may be used, for example, to alert you to software compatibility issues, or it may be analyzed to improve our Web design and functionality.
"Cookies" are alphanumeric identifiers in the form of text files that are inserted and stored by your Web browser on your computer's hard drive. Rang De may set and access cookies on your computer to track and store preferential information about you. Rang De may gather information about you through cookie technology. For example, Rang De may assign a cookie to you, to limit the amount of times you see a particular Rang De Offer or to help better determine which Rang De Offers to serve to you. Please note that most Internet browsers will allow you to stop cookies from being stored on your computer and to delete cookies stored on your computer. If you choose to eliminate cookies, the full functionality of the Service may be impaired for you.
We encode our cookies so that only we can interpret the information stored in them.
Web beacons are images embedded in a Web page or email for the purpose of measuring and analyzing site usage and activity. Rang De, or third party service providers acting on our behalf, may use Web beacons to help us analyze Site usage and improve the Service.
If you use a bulletin board, blog or chat room on our site, you should be aware that any information you submit there can be read, collected or used by other users and could be used to send you unsolicited messages. We are not responsible for the personal information you choose to submit in these forums. These forums may be hosted by Rang De or by one of our third party service providers on Rang De's behalf.
From time to time, Rang De may offer you the opportunity to participate in contests, giveaways and other promotions. Any information submitted in connection with such activities will be treated in accordance with this Privacy and Security Policy, except as specifically set forth in the rules for those contests, giveaways or promotions. From time to time, Rang De may also ask you to participate in surveys designed to help Rang De improve the Site. Any personal information provided to Rang De in connection with any survey will be used only in relation to that survey and as elsewhere set forth in this Policy.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, Rang De reserves the right (and you authorize Rang De) to share or disclose your personal information when Rang De determines, in its sole discretion, that the disclosure of such information is necessary or appropriate:
To prevent prohibited or illegal activities; or
When required by any applicable law, rule regulation, subpoena or other legal process.
Personal information may be transferred to a third party as a result of a sale, acquisition, merger, reorganization or other change of control. If we sell, merge or transfer any part of our business, part of the sale may include your personal information. If so, you will be asked if you'd like to stop receiving promotional information following any change of control.
Your data is yours. You can remove it anytime you want. When you request us to delete your account for the Service, your data will be permanently expunged from our primary production servers and further access to your account will not be possible. We will also promptly disconnect any connection we had established to your Account Information and delete all account credentials. However, portions of your data, consisting of aggregate data derived from your Account Information, may remain on our production servers indefinitely. Your data may also remain on a backup server or media. Rang De keeps these backups to ensure our continued ability to provide the Service to you in the event of malfunction or damage to our primary production servers. We also reserve the right to use any aggregated or anonymous data derived from or incorporating your personal information.
We provide our registered customers with monthly summaries of their contributions. We also allow users to subscribe to email newsletters and from time to time may transmit emails promoting Rang De. RangDe.Org subscribers have the ability to opt-out of receiving our promotional emails, terminate their newsletter subscriptions but they will still receive information regarding completed transactions, monthly contribution reminders that they have subscribed to and any urgent updates based on technical changes or exigent circumstances (natural disasters, policy changes etc).
If you have a security related concern, please contact us at security@RangDe.Org. We will work closely with you to ensure a rapid and personal response to your concerns.
We update this Privacy & Security Policy periodically. The date last revised appears at the top of the Policy. Changes take effect immediately upon posting.