Last Updated: November 13th, 2017

This Privacy Policy explains how HACK: Hackers/Founders Fund (“HACK: Hackers/Founders Fund” or “we”) uses personal and other types of information we collect from you when you visit us at https://hackvc.hf.cx (the “Site”). This policy does not apply to the practices of companies not owned or controlled by HACK: Hackers/Founders Fund or to people whom HACK: Hackers/Founders Fund does not employ or manage. If you do not agree with our practices, please do not use our Site and the Services. Your access to and use of the Site and Services is also subject to the Terms and Conditions. All terms not defined here are defined in the Terms and Conditions.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

We may change this Privacy Policy in our sole discretion at any time. Any revisions to this Privacy Policy will be posted on the homepage of our Website. It is your obligation to periodically visit our Website to review any changes that may be made to this Privacy Policy. Your continued use of our Website constitutes your agreement to be bound by any such changes to this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with this Privacy Policy, you are not authorized to use our Website and your sole recourse is to not use our Website.

Types of Information We Collect:

  1. Personal Information: We collect personal information you provide to us when you create an account. Such personal information may consist of, without limitation: your full name, username, email address, your address, country of residence, age, credit card and bank information (without the CVV code), cryptocurrency wallet addresses, details of any requests or transactions you make and communications you send to us or submit to the Site (“Personal Information”);
  2. Aggregate and Anonymous Data: Aggregate and anonymous data is information that does not identify you specifically, including data collected automatically when you enter our Site (“Non-Personal Data”). This may include cookies, pixel tags, web beacons, browser analysis tools and web server logs. This also includes information from the devices you use to access our Site or mobile platform, your operating system type or mobile device model, browser type, domain, and other system settings, as well as the language your system uses and the country and time zone of your device. Our server logs may also record the IP addresses of the devices you use to interact with the Site. We may also collect information about a website you were visiting before you came to our Site and any website you visit after you leave our Site, if this information is supplied to us by your browser. We may also use software tools, such as Javascript, to measure and collect session information, including page response times, download errors, and methods used to browse away from the page. Non-Personal Data also includes some data collected by location services.

How We Use Personal Information and Non-Personal Data

We use Personal Information and Non-Personal Data for:

  • providing, maintaining, delivering or improving our Website or the products or services provided through our Website;
  • analyzing and tracking data to determine the usefulness or popularity of certain content and to better understand the online activity of our Website users;
  • fulfilling our legal or regulatory requirements;
  • providing you with the information or products or services that you have requested;
  • answering your inquiry or responding to a communication from you;
  • developing new products or services;
  • sending you technical notices, support or administrative notifications;
  • communicating with you about news, products, services, events and other information we think will be of interest to you;
  • matching your Information with job vacancies to assist us in finding a position that is most suitable for you if you have contacted us about recruitment;
  • monitoring and analyzing trends, usage and activities in connection with our Website;
  • detecting, investigating and preventing fraudulent transactions or unauthorized or illegal activities;
  • protecting the rights and property of the HACK: Hackers/Founders Fund Parties (as defined below) and others;
  • linking, connecting or combining Information we collect from or about you with other Information; and
  • carrying out any other purpose or reason for which the Information was collected.

When and Why We Disclose Personal Information and Non-Personal Data

Except as provided herein, we will not display on the Site, or otherwise disclose your Personal Information to any third parties unless it is necessary to provide the Services, when required by law, or if we have good faith belief that such action is reasonably necessary to

(a) comply with current judicial proceedings, a court order or legal process served on us;

(b) protect and defend our rights, property and interests, including by enforcing our agreements, policies and Terms of Use;

(c) respond to claims that any submitted content violates the rights of third parties;

(d) respond to your requests for customer service;

(e) protect the rights, property or personal safety of HACK: Hackers/Founders Fund, its members and the public;

(f) in connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of company assets, financing or acquisition of all or a portion of our business by another company, or (g) with your consent to share the information.

We may share Non-Personal Data with analytics companies to learn information about how our users interact with the Site. This enables us to optimize the Service and improve our efforts. See also “Third Party Analytics” below. We will never sell your Personal Information or Non-Personal Data.

Your Choices

You can opt-out of receiving our emails by following the unsubscribe instructions included in each such email or by contacting us at [email protected] You can modify or delete the Personal Information you have provided to us by logging in and updating your profile. We will retain your information only for as long as needed to provide you the Services or as long as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

Security of Personal Information

We employ generally accepted industry standards to protect your personal information and we continuously strive to protect your information and privacy as much as we can. Unfortunately, no data transmission over Wi-Fi or the Internet can be 100% secure. As a result, we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you disclose or transmit to us online.

Third Party Analytics

This Privacy Policy only addresses the use and disclosure of information by HACK: Hackers/Founders Fund. We may use analytics services to help us analyze the information we have collected from you. These analytics services may use cookies, web beacons and other devices and technologies to track traffic data. Data that they collect typically includes, but is not limited to, your IP address, your ISP, the browser you use to visit our Site. This Privacy Policy does not apply to, and we are not responsible for, such technologies placed by third party analytics services.

Children

HACK: Hackers/Founders Fund is not directed at children under the age of 13, and does not consciously collect any Personal Information from children under the age of 13. We request that all HACK: Hackers/Founders Fund users be at least 18 years old (or a legal age in your jurisdiction) or have received parental consent and supervision when using the Service.

Questions about Our Privacy Policy

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy, you may contact us by e-mail at [email protected]