Policy

Sparo Social provides this Privacy Policy to help our Users better understand how Sparo Social uses their private data and our internal policies relating to the collection, use and disclosure of any personally identifiable information received by Sparo Social clients on our platform. By using the Sparo Social platform, or any other Sparo Social property you are consenting to our use and processing of your information as outlined in this Privacy Policy. Processing in this definition refers to the use of cookies to identify you while using the Sparo Social platform. Processing can also relate to the transformation of information provided including, but not explicitly limited to storing, collection, using, combining or disclosing or deletion. Your personally identifying information may be stored in your region of choice when you become an Sparo Social User and is subject to the privacy laws of France as well as the privacy laws of the jurisdiction of storage. By visiting our Site or using Sparo Social and providing information to us, you consent to this transfer of your information to our servers.

Information Collection and Use

Sparo Social’s primary goal in collecting any personally identifiable information is to provide you with access to and use of the facilities and features of the Sparo Social platform. This includes but is not limited to our ability to communicate with you, access to any information you store on the Sparo Social platform and the ability to manage your registered user account, if you have one.

Information Collected Upon Registration

In order to access the Sparo Social Platform, you must have an account created for you by the Sparo Social team or create one yourself. That process may involve the collection of Personally Identifiable information which may include, but is not limited to, name, IP Address, full user name, email address, password, city, time zone, telephone number and any other information you provide to Sparo Social.

Use of Contact Information

We may also, in addition, use your contact information to contact or market to you, and provide you with information about our products, offerings and any other offers that may not be limited to our Service. If you decide to opt out of this contact, please contact Sparo Social on privacy@sparosocial.com to be manually opted out.

Log Data

When you use the Sparo Social platform, our servers will automatically record information that your browser sends whenever it visits any website. This information may include, but is not limited to, your IP address, the version of browser you are using, the domain from which you were directed, or any search terms you used to find the Sparo Social website. We use our log data to monitor site performance. We will not associate your IP address with any other identifiable information except in the case of a violation of the terms of service.

Cookies

Sparo Social also uses “cookie” technology to collect analytics and other additional usage data to help improve our site and how you use our service. Read more about our Cookies use here.

Information Sharing and Disclosure

We engage certain trusted third parties to perform functions and provide services to us, including, without limitation, hosting and maintenance, billing, customer relationship, database storage and management, and direct marketing campaigns. We will share your personally identifiable information with these third parties, but only to the extent necessary to perform these functions and provide such services, and only pursuant to binding contractual obligations requiring such third parties to maintain the privacy and security of your data. Sparo Social cooperates with government and law enforcement officials or private parties to enforce and comply with the law. We will only disclose information about you to government or law enforcement officials, or private parties when compelled to by a court order, subpoena or other lawful order. We will only comply if our legal advice stipulates we have no legal alternative but to comply with the demand for information. Sparo Social may sell, transfer or otherwise share some or all of its assets, including your personally identifiable information, in connection with a merger, acquisition, reorganization or sale of assets or in the event of bankruptcy. If the new entity’s processing or usage of your data differs materially from this privacy policy, you will have the opportunity to opt out individually of such a transfer.

GDPR Compliance

For all enquiries related to GDPR please email us at gdrp@sparosocial.com.

Security

Sparo Social is very concerned about safeguarding the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information. We employ administrative, physical and electronic measures designed to protect your information from unauthorized access.

Payments

We use Stripe for payments. Stripe collects identifying information about the devices that connect to its services. Stripe uses this information to operate and improve the services it provides to us, including for fraud detection. You can learn more about Stripe and read its privacy policy here.

Third Parties

Our Site contains links to other websites. The fact that we link to a website is not an endorsement, authorization or representation of our affiliation with that third party. We do not exercise control over third party websites. Other sites follow different rules regarding the use or disclosure of the personally identifiable information you submit to them. We encourage you to read the privacy policies or statements of the other websites you visit.

Changes to this Policy

This Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time for any reason; each version will apply to information collected while it was in place. We will notify you of any material changes to our Privacy Policy by posting the new Privacy Policy on our Site. Sparo Social advises you to review this Privacy Policy frequently for any changes. For further questions, please contact us at privacy@sparosocial.com