Privacy Policy of Chec

This Application collects some Personal Data from its Users.

Personal Data collected for the following purposes and using the following services:

    • Access to third-party accounts

      • Facebook account access

        Permissions: About Me and Contact email

      • Stripe account access

        Personal Data: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

    • Analytics

      • Go Squared, Google Analytics and MixPanel

        Personal Data: Cookies and Usage Data

    • Displaying content from external platforms

      • Google Fonts

        Personal Data: Usage Data and various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

    • Handling payments

      • Stripe, ChargeBee and Square

        Personal Data: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

    • Hosting and backend infrastructure

      • Amazon Web Services (AWS)

        Personal Data: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

    • Infrastructure monitoring

      • Sentry

        Personal Data: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

    • Interaction with external social networks and platforms

      • Facebook Like button and social widgets, Twitter Tweet button and social widgets and PayPal button and widgets

        Personal Data: Cookies and Usage Data

    • Interaction with support and feedback platforms

      • Uservoice Widget

        Personal Data: Cookies, email address and Usage Data

    • Location-based interactions

      • Non-continuous geolocation

        Personal Data: geographic position

    • Managing contacts and sending messages

      • Sendgrid

        Personal Data: email address

    • Managing support and contact requests

      • Uservoice

        Personal Data: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

    • Registration and authentication

      • Stripe OAuth, Facebook Authentication, Log In with PayPal and Twitter OAuth

        Personal Data: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

    • Traffic optimization and distribution

      • Cloudflare

        Personal Data: Cookies and various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

    • User database management

      • Intercom

        Personal Data: Cookies, email address, Usage Data and various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

Further information about Personal Data

    • Data Collection by Chec

      Data Collection

      What is personal data?

      Personal Data – Refers to data that would allow someone to be able to identify or contact you.

      Examples of personal data; name, address, telephone number, e-mail address and other forms of associated non-public personally identifiable information that is linked to you or your personal data.

      What is anonymous data?

      Anonymous Data – Refers to data that is not associated with or linked to your personal data.

      Examples of anonymous data include; traffic analytics, user trends and other forms of aggregated data. Anonymous data does not, by itself, allow the identification of individual persons or accounts.

      Do I have to provide personal data?
      To browse the website you do not need to provide any personal data, however in order to use The Service you will need to provide some essential personal data for security and processing purposes.
      If you have provided us with Personal Data, you are no longer anonymous and you consent to the transfer and storage of that data on our secure United States servers.
      What personal data will we collect and store?

      Identity data Name, e-mail address, phone number, contact information etc.
      Financial data Such as credit card or bank account numbers.
      Transaction data Buying, selling, content creation and other activities performed during your use of The Website.
      Logistical data Shipping, billing and other information you provide when purchasing.
      Community data Messages, dispute resolution, feedback, correspondence through The Website and correspondence sent directly to us.
      Interaction data Data from your interaction with The Website, Service and content, including device ID, computer and connection information, statistics for page views & traffic, IP address and other web log information.
      Security data Data you to submit to authenticate yourself. We may ask for this if we believe you are violating site policies.
      For example, we may ask you to send us proof of identity in the form of a utility bill or other identifying source to verify your address. We may also ask you to answer additional questions to verify your identity or ownership of a product.
      Demographic data Data from other companies such as demographic and navigation data.
      Correspondence data When you provide us feedback or otherwise contact, we will collect your name and e-mail address, as well as any other content included in the correspondence. This is done so that we can reply to you in the future.
      Third party data Any additional information provided by third parties.

    • Merchant Data

      Terms

      Services – Refers to the use of the website, tools and applications found on chec.io & commercejs.com. Including, our developer tool Commerce.js.


      By using any of our Services, you agree to display an up-to-date and accurate privacy policy to your customers that complies with the laws applicable to your business. You also agree to obtain consent from your customers for the use and access of their personal information by Chec and other third parties.

      In addition, if you are collecting any sensitive personal information from your customers, you agree to obtain affirmative, express consent from your customers for the use and access of sensitive personal information by Chec and other third parties.

      What information do we collect from merchants and why?

      - We collect your name, company name, address, company email address, personal email address, and payment details.

      We use this information to provide you with our Services; for example, to contact you, send you order notifications, inform your customers about your company details, and invoice you. We also use this information to make sure we comply with any legal requirements.

      We also collect data about how and when you access your account and the Chec platform, including information about the device and browser you use, your network connection and your IP address.

      - We use this information to give you access to and improve our Services; for example, to make our platform interface easier to use.


      - We collect personal information about your customers that you share with us or that customers provide while shopping or during checkout.

      - We use this information to provide you with our Services and so that you can process and manage orders and to better serve your customers.

      - We will also use personal information in other cases where you have given us your express permission.

      When do we collect this information?

      - We collect personal information when you sign up for our Services, when you access our Services or otherwise provide us with the information.

      When and why do we share this information with third parties

      - Chec works with a variety of third parties and service providers to help provide you with our Services and we may share personal information with them to support these efforts.

      - We may also share your information in the following circumstances:

      - to prevent, investigate, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of our Terms of Service or any other agreement related to the Services, or as otherwise required by law.

      - to help us conduct marketing and/or advertising campaigns.

      - to conform to legal requirements, or to respond to lawful court orders, subpoenas, warrants, or other requests by public authorities (including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements).

      - Personal information may also be shared with a company that acquires our business, whether through merger, acquisition, bankruptcy, dissolution, reorganization, or other similar transaction or proceeding. If this happens, we will post a notice on our home page.

    • Customer Data

      Terms

      Services – Refers to the use of the website, tools and applications found on chec.io & commercejs.com. Including, our developer tool Commerce.js.



      What information do we collect from our merchants’ customers and why?

      - We collect our merchants’ customers’ name, email, shipping and billing address, payment details, company name, phone number, IP address, information about orders you initiate, information about the Chec powered merchant stores/integrations that you visit and interact with, and information about the device and browser you use.
      - We use this information to provide our merchants with the Services, including supporting and processing orders, risk and fraud screening, authentication, and payments. We also use this information to improve our Services.
      - We may also use this information to help developers working with our platform to provide a better experience for the end user, for example, using your IP address to determin your location and partially pre-fill certain personal fields such as shipping addresses.
      - We may use some of the personal information you provide us to conduct fraud checks with third party providers such as Sift Science.

      When do we collect this information?

      - We collect this information when you use or access a store that uses our Services, such as when you visit a merchant’s site, place an order or sign up for an account on a merchant’s site.
      - We also collect this information via our API if a merchant is using our Commerce.js integration.
      - Additionally, we partner with third parties who provide us information about our merchants’ customers, for example to help us screen out merchants associated with fraud.

      When and why do we share this information with third parties

      - Chec works with a variety of third parties and service providers to help provide our merchants with the Services and we may share personal information with them to support these efforts.
      - We may also share your information in the following circumstances:
      - to prevent, investigate, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of our Terms of Service or any other agreement related to the Services, or as otherwise required by law.
      - If the merchant whose store you visit or access directs us to transfer this information (for example, if they enable a third party app that accesses customer personal information).
      - to conform to legal requirements, or to respond to lawful court orders, subpoenas, warrants, or other requests by public authorities (including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements).
      - Personal information may also be shared with a company that acquires our business or the business of a merchant whose store you visit or access, whether through merger, acquisition, bankruptcy, dissolution, reorganization, or other similar transaction or proceeding.

    • Selling goods and services online

      The Personal Data collected are used to provide the User with services or to sell goods, including payment and possible delivery.
      The Personal Data collected to complete the payment may include the credit card, the bank account used for the transfer, or any other means of payment envisaged. The kind of Data collected by this Application depends on the payment system used.

Contact information

    • Owner and Data Controller

      Chec Commerce, Inc.

      Owner contact email: privacy@chec.io