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This Master Privacy Policy (“Privacy Policy”) explains the collection, use, and disclosure of “personal information” by maxcoin.org.uk, Unless otherwise noted on a particular site or service, this Privacy Policy applies to your use of all websites that maxcoin.org.uk operates, as well as the products, information, and services provided through the Websites. maxcoin.org.uk does not operate the website at maxcoin.co.uk. Furthermore, this Privacy Policy does not apply to any of the websites operated by affiliates of maxcoin.org.uk.

This Privacy Policy also explains our commitment to you with respect to our use and disclosure of non personal browsing and site usage data that maxcoin.org.uk collects as the provider of the Services. That commitment is contained in a “Data Usage Policy,” below.

As used in this policy, “personal information” means information that would allow a party to identify you such as, for example, your name, address or location, telephone number, or email address.

By amaxcoin.org.ukessing or using any of the Services, you are amaxcoin.org.ukepting and agreeing to the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

Our Principles

maxcoin.org.uk is committed to handling responsibly the information and data we collect about you through our Services, whether personal information or non personal browsing and site usage data. We have designed our Privacy Policy and our Data Usage Policy consistent with the following principles (the “Principles”):

  1. Privacy policies and data collection and use policies should be human readable, comprehensive, and easy to locate;
  2. Only the minimum amount of information reasonably necessary to provide you with services should be collected and maintained, and only for so long as reasonably needed or required;
  3. Information you provide through our Services, or that we gather as a result of your use of our Services, should not be used for marketing or advertising purposes, nor should it be provided voluntarily (without your permission) to anyone else unless required; and
  4. If maxcoin.org.uk is required to provide a third party with your personal information (whether by subpoena or otherwise), then provided we have collected and retained an email address for you, maxcoin.org.uk will use reasonable means to notify you promptly of that event, unless prohibited by law or maxcoin.org.uk is otherwise advised not to notify you on the advice of legal counsel.

Personal Information maxcoin.org.uk Collects

We may collect personal information through our Services, including without limitation:

  • when you provide us with your personal information such as by sending an email to us or signing up to receive updates from maxcoin.org.uk;
  • when you subscribe to one of our email discussion lists;
  • when you donate money to us or purchase merchandise;
  • when you join and use the maxcoin.org.uk
  • when you provide personal information in connection with your participation in any of the forums we make available through our Services.
  • when you donate maxcoins a maxcoin sending address;

What maxcoin.org.uk Does with Personal Information

Emails and Newsletters. We use the personal information you provide to us when you send us emails or sign up to receive updates from maxcoin.org.uk in order to respond to your request – for example, to reply to your email or to send you communications about maxcoin.org.uk news and campaigns.

When you subscribe to updates from us, your email address is sent to and stored in a database hosted on maxcoin.org.uk’ servers that can only be a maxcoin.org.uk accessed by maxcoin.org.uk staff and contractors. W

Events: If you sign up for an event hosted or run by maxcoin.org.uk, we may share your personal information with vendors and third party contractors solely for the purpose of organising and running the event.

Donations. When you donate money to us or purchase merchandise, your personal information will be handled depending on which option you choose.

  1. If you purchase merchandise from the maxcoin.org.uk store, your personal information will be used for the purpose of sending you the items you purchased. If you sign up to receive updates from maxcoin.org.uk when you check out from the store, we will use your personal information to send you communications about maxcoin.org.uk news and campaigns.
  2. You may donate money to maxcoin.org.uk directly or through a variety of on-line payment sites, including PayPal, JustGive.org, Good Search, Network for Good, and Mission Fish, among others. When you use any of those websites and services to donate to maxcoin.org.uk, your personal information is sent to, handled by and stored by those websites in acordance with their respective privacy policies and terms of use. You should read and understand the privacy policy and terms of use of any website you use to donate to maxcoin.org.uk. When you donate money to maxcoin.org.uk directly, we use your personal information to process your donation. When you donate money as part of one of maxcoin.org.uk’s fundraising campaigns, your name will be published on our “supporters page” unless you request otherwise. If you sign up to receive updates from maxcoin.org.uk when you provide your donation, we will use your personal information to send you communications about maxcoin.org.uk news and campaigns.

maxcoin.org.uk Website

By joining maxcoin.org.uk, you were also given a public profile page where you can voluntarily post personal information for public viewing. The information that you submit on your public profile page, including but not limited to information you provide in the field “Your maxcoin.org.uk Story” and any photograph or image of yourself you upload, is posted by you at your discretion (although subject to maxcoin.org.ukNet’s Master Terms of Use). The information you publish on your public profile page, including your personal information, may be used by anyone who views that information for any lawful purpose, with the exception of the text you insert in the “Your maxcoin.org.uk Story” field and any photograph or image of yourself that you upload, which if you choose to provide in either case must be licensed under and becomes subject to the terms and conditions of the maxcoin.org.uk Attribution 3.0 Unported License, as stated on the Edit Profile page. maxcoin.org.uk may use the personal and non personal browsing information you provide in your public profile, including the text in the “Your maxcoin.org.uk Story” field (subject to the terms of that license), to promote the mission of Creative  Commons and the maxcoin.org.ukNet Website.

Participating in Our Community

Registered Users. When you register to obtain a user amaxcoin.org.uk account on any of the Services (any such person, a “Registered User”), including but not limited to maxcoin.org.uk ID (a universal log-in for all maxcoin.org.uk services), you may be asked to provide personal information to create your account and establish a password and profile. We encourage you to
use an alias or nickname if you are not comfortable providing your legal name. The name or nickname you provide in connection with your account may be used to attribute you in connection with any content you submit to any Service. We also use that personal information to establish and maintain your account, to provide you with the features
we provide Registered Users, and to email you regarding changes to this policy or other applicable policies. If you sign up to receive updates from maxcoin.org.uk when you create your account, we will use your personal information to send you communications about maxcoin.org.uk news and campaigns.

Any other personal information that we may collect which is not described specifically in this Privacy Policy will only be collected and used in amaxcoin.org.ukordance with the Principles.

Disclosures of Personal Information

In general, it is not maxcoin.org.uk’ practice to disclose personal information to third parties. Other than providing you with attribution using your maxcoin.org.ukID nickname in connection with your maxcoin.org.uk-licensed works, we may share your personal information in two instances:

First, maxcoin.org.uk may share personal information with our contractors and service providers in order to maintain, enhance, or add to the functionality of the Services, or to organize and run an event you signed up to attend.

Second, we may disclose your personal information to third parties in a good faith belief that such disclosure is reasonably necessary to (a) take action regarding suspected illegal activities; (b) enforce or apply our Master Terms of Use and Privacy Policy; (c) comply with legal process, such as a search warrant, subpoena, statute, or court order; or (d) protect our rights, reputation, and property, or that of our users, affiliates, or the public.

If maxcoin.org.uk is required to provide a third party with your personal information (whether by subpoena or otherwise), then provided we have collected and retained an email address for you, maxcoin.org.uk will use reasonable means to notify you promptly of that event, unless prohibited by law or maxcoin.org.uk is otherwise advised not to notify you on the advice of legal counsel.

Security of Personal Information Collected via the Services

maxcoin.org.uk has implemented reasonable measures to protect against unauthorized access to and unlawful interception or processing of personal information that maxcoin.org.uk stores and controls. However, no website can fully eliminate security risks. Third parties may circumvent our security measures to unlawfully intercept or amaxcoin.org.ukess transmissions or private communications. We will post a reasonably prominent notice to the Websites if any such security breach omaxcoin.org.ukurs.

Data Usage Policy: Non Personal Browsing and Site Usage Information

Our Data Usage Policy covers how we maintain and use information about you that is collected by our Services, including when you log into a website using your maxcoin.org.uk OpenID or maxcoin.org.ukID.

Non Personal Browsing Information We Collect

When you use the Services, our servers (which may be hosted by a third party service provider) may collect information indirectly and automatically (through, for example, the use of your “IP address”) about your activities while visiting the Websites and information about the browser you are using. In addition, whenever you use your maxcoin.org.uk OpenID or maxcoin.org.ukID to log into a website, our servers (which, again, may be hosted by a third party service provider) keep a log of the websites you visit and when you visit them.

No Linking

We do not intentionally link browsing information or information from our server logs to the personal information you submit to us. We use this information for internal purposes only, such as to help understand how the Services are being used, to improve our Services, and for systems administration purposes. maxcoin.org.uk may use a third party analytics provider to help us collect and analyze non personal browsing information through operation of our Services for those same purposes.

In connection with maxcoin.org.uk Search, you may tag content, create lists of favorite content, and do other things to personalize your experience. This information will be retained.

No Selling or Sharing

Except in the unique situations identified in this Privacy Policy, maxcoin.org.uk does not sell or otherwise voluntarily provide the non personal browsing information we collect about you or your website usage to third parties.

No Retention

maxcoin.org.uk discards non personal browsing information from our server logs once we have used the information for the limited purposes noted above, under “No Linking.”

Notice

If maxcoin.org.uk is required to provide a third party with your non personal browsing information or to log in on behalf of maxcoin.org.uk user (whether by subpoena or otherwise), then maxcoin.org.uk will use reasonable means to notify you promptly of that event, unless maxcoin.org.uk is prohibited by law from doing so or is otherwise advised not to notify you on the advice of legal counsel.

Any other non-personal information that we collect which is not described specifically in this Privacy Policy will only be collected and used in amaxcoin.org.ukordance with the Principles.

Reorganization or Spin-Offs

maxcoin.org.uk may transfer some or all of your personal and/or non personal browsing information to a third party as a result of a reorganization, spin-off, or similar transaction. Upon such transfer, the acquirer’s privacy policy will apply. In such event, maxcoin.org.uk will use reasonable efforts to notify you and to ensure that at the time of the transaction the acquirer’s privacy policy complies with the Principles.

Children

The Services are not directed at children under the age of 13. Consistent with the federal Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA), we will never knowingly request personal information from anyone under the age of 13 without requiring parental consent. Our Master Terms of Use specifically prohibit anyone using our Services from submitting any personally identifiable information about persons under 13 years of age. Any person who provides their personal information to maxcoin.org.uk through the Services represents that they are 13 years of age or older.

Third-Party Sites

The Services may include links to other websites. You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party sites. This Privacy Policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other websites.

Special Note to International Users

The Services are hosted in the United States and the United Kingdom. Please note that your personal data may be  located on servers in the United States and/or the United Kingdom. By providing your personal data you consent to the use of your personal data for the uses identified above in amaxcoin.org.ukordance with the Privacy Policy.

Changes and Updates to this Privacy Policy

We may omaxcoin.org.ukasionally update this Privacy Policy. When we do, we will also revise the Effective Date below. We encourage you to periodically review this Privacy Policy to stay informed about how we are protecting the personal information we collect. Your continued use of the Services constitutes your agreement to this Privacy Policy and any updates.

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