STATEMENT OF INTENTThis Privacy, Cookie and Data Use Policy of Simple Crowdfunding (a trading name for Focus 2020 Limited and Simple Property Ltd, hereinafter referred to as "Simple Crowdfunding", "we" or "us") explains how and why we collect personal information about you, what our policy on cookies is and how we can use your information. We are committed to responsible management of personal information in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003. Please note that the registration numbers of Simple Crowdfunding on the UK Data Protection Register are ZA015199 and ZA013578 (see http://www.ico.gov.uk).
COLLECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATIONIn order to receive certain information and to use certain services on this site you may be asked to provide personal information about yourself such as your name, address, email address, date of birth, investment preferences and copies of information such as your passport page and other proof of ID. When you provide this information to us you consent to our use of that information in accordance with the terms of this Privacy, Cookie and Data Use Policy. This information will be used (i) to provide you with the services that you have requested, (ii) to provide you with news and information about our services of the fundraiser companies which are listed on this site, and (iii) generally in accordance with the uses permitted by this Privacy, Cookie and Data Use Policy. If you no longer want to receive certain information from us then just let us know by email and we will either stop sending it or have to de-register you from all or part of this site (depending on the information concerned).
USE OF AND SHARING OF INFORMATIONWe will not sell the personal information that we collect from you. We use the personal information which we collect from you to help us provide our services to you. Some data processing in relation to this site may be carried out for us by a third party (e.g. by our solicitors etc.) and in some cases that may mean that the third party will receive your personal information. Furthermore as part of you making an investment in a company which is listed on this site then the fundraiser company and our solicitors will be passed your personal information as well as copies of your ID documents to enable the fundraiser company to issue shares to you and to generally comply with the law and perform ID checks of its own. We use information held about you in the following ways:
I.P. ADDRESSThis site logs your Internet Protocol (I.P.) address. All computers that are linked to the Internet have an I.P. number. An I.P. address does not provide identifiable personal information.
ACCESS TO INFORMATIONYou are entitled under the Data Protection Act 1998 to a copy of the personal information that we hold about you if you apply to us in writing. We may make a small charge of £10 for dealing with any such request. Please email us at contact@SimpleCrowdfunding.co.uk
LINKSThis site provides links to other websites. Our Privacy, Cookie and Data Use Policy applies only to this site and we are not responsible for the privacy and/or data capture and use practices of third party sites.
CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY, COOKIE AND DATA USE POLICYAny changes we may make to our Privacy, Cookie and Data Use Policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail.
CONTACTQuestions, comments and requests regarding this Privacy, Cookie and Data Use Policy are welcomed and should be addressed to contact@SimpleCrowdfunding.co.uk