Welcome to our Privacy Policy page!


KardZee is a global product and we respect your rights to privacy everywhere. This Privacy Policy describes how and when KardZee collects, uses, and shares your private information. When you use KardZee, we receive your information through our mobile application (App), from our website, from email notifications, and any other interaction with our Platform. By using any of our Services, you consent to the collection, transfer, storage, disclosure and other uses of your information as described in this Privacy Policy. Regardless where you reside or from where you supply information to us, you authorize KardZee to use that information wherever KardZee operates.


Collection and Use


Creating a KardZee Account:

KardZee always asks for permission from you to collect your data. When you create a KardZee Account it’s free but you must provide personal access credentials either in the form of an email address and password or by authentication using a third party such as Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. You may also be required to provide us with additional information to make your KardZee experience better, including a profile picture, your location and a phone number. If you create your KardZee account by connecting through a third party, we may use public information from that connected account to help complete your KardZee profile. You may update or modify your KardZee profile and contact information at any time.


Your Contact Information:

In addition to using your contact information to create your account, we may also use this information to send you information about our Products and Services including upcoming calendar events or a person’s birthday or an anniversary. We may also use the contact information (such as your phone number or email address) to help connect you with other KardZee users, even if that information is not publicly displayed.


Collection of data about other people:

The purpose of creating a KardZee is to send to another person or persons. To do that we need information about that person including their name and address. We also may require information about them to help you send cards. That could include gender so we can provide card selections; date of birth so we can remind you about upcoming birthdays or occasions such as anniversaries. KardZee never releases or discloses third party information to any other person unless required by law, or uses it for any purpose other than to create cards and send them.

Card Creation, Image Uploading and other Information:

KardZee is a card creation platform, so much of the information you provide us is intended for transmission to other parties. For instance, when you take an image for a KardZee or upload a card to KardZee we can include that image in our Galleries for others to view with your permission use. When you share Content via KardZee Community then it is understood that other KardZee users will see it.


Posting:


KardZee generally does not have or offer posting of information about users such as blogs however we do allow images to be uploaded into our Community Galleries. Any uploads by minors (under 18 years) will be able to be removed and erased by the minor by using the KardZee App where we provide the tools to perform this with the requirement of contacting KardZee.


Your handwriting fonts:

When you join KardZee you create font of your handwriting on your App. That Font is stored on your App and is not stored in our server. If your handwriting is deleted from your App you can simply recreate it.


Created Card retention:

KardZee will keep copies of all cards created in our servers until those cards have been received or 90 days have passed and those images and card copies will be deleted. You do have an archived copy on your mobile device to create further similar cards.


Private Content:

In general terms, the cards that you create are private between yourself and the recipient; howeve,r KardZee does allow the recipient to share those cards on their Social walls and networks. KardZee makes no warranties or claims as to the security and privacy of “private” cards should the recipient decide to upload them to the Internet or to Social networks and users should think carefully about content they share, given that “private” content, much like email, can easily become public through the user’s or others’ actions.


Location Information:

In addition to profile information, you may also tell us your exact location if you choose to enable your computer or mobile device to send us location information. We may use and store information about your location to provide features of our Services, for inclusion on cards, such as tagging a card or videocard with a location, and to improve and customize the Platform.


Cookies:

Like many websites, we use "cookie" technology to collect additional website usage data and to improve our Services. A cookie is a small data file that is transferred to your device's memory. KardZee may use both session cookies and persistent cookies to better understand how you interact with our Services, to monitor aggregate usage by our users and web traffic routing on our Services, and to customize and improve our Services and Platform. Most Internet browsers automatically accept cookies. If you do not want cookies from KardZee or other websites, you can instruct your browser, by changing its settings, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit. However, some Services may not function properly if you disable cookies.


Data:

Our servers automatically record information created by your use of the App and website including where KardZee’s are made and where images are taken. Log Data may also include information such as your IP address, browser type, operating system, the referring web page, pages visited, location, your mobile carrier, device and application IDs, search terms, and cookie information.


Third-Party Providers:


KardZee uses a variety of third-party services to help provide our Services, such as video streaming services, AI and 3D Platforms as well as analytics to help us understand your use of our Platform, such as Google Analytics. These third-party service providers may collect information sent by your browser as part of a web page request, such as cookies or your IP address. Information Sharing and Disclosure.


Service Providers:

We engage service providers to perform functions and provide services to us in the United States and abroad. We may share your private personal information with such service providers subject to confidentiality obligations consistent with this Privacy Policy, and on the condition that the third parties use your private personal data only on our behalf and pursuant to our instructions.


Short Code Texting:

KardZee uses shortcode texting programs so users can use their phones to go straight to KardZee services, for example Text the word 'Redeem' to our shortcode number asnd the user is directed to our Gift Card Redemption link on our website. This is a single time program only so we do not otherwise your phone number as a contact via our texting platform. Users are requested to 'Opt-in' to the service. And information is given about Opting Out. However, KardZee does not send users any further information or contacts on their phone. Further, KardZee does not share or give any third party your personal details. If KardZee does use a users phone number it is only done outside of the Texting platform and is used foridentification purposes only and not for texting responses, solicitation or further contact. When KardZee uses texting or refers to texting the following compliance notices are used.
'To Opt In press the word 'Yes' to receive message. To STOP press the word STOP. Message and data rates may apply'


Law and Harm:

Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this Policy, we may preserve or disclose your information if we believe that it is reasonably necessary to comply with a law, regulation or legal request; to protect the safety of any person; to address fraud, security or technical issues; or to protect KardZee’s rights or property. However, nothing in this Privacy Policy is intended to limit any legal defenses or objections that you may have to a third party's, including a government's, request to disclose your information.


Business Transfers:

In the event that KardZee is involved in any trade sale or merger, reorganization or sale of assets, your information may be sold or transferred as part of that transaction. The promises and warranties in this Privacy Policy will apply to your information as transferred to the new entity.

Links to Other Sites:

When using KardZee we do not usually link to other sites, however on occasions contained within created KardZees there are links including QR Codes that will allow a user to view information on their mobile about KardZee partners, advertisers or sponsors. We advise to review the Privacy Policies of each of those organizations visited.


Modifying Your Personal Information:

As a KardZee subscriber you can alter and modify your personal information at any time through your KardZee App. You can also permanently delete your KardZee account by contacting us at support@kardzee.com.

Children under 14 years:

Our Services are not directed to persons under 14. If you become aware that your child has provided us with personal information without your consent, please contact us. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 14. If we become aware that a child under 14 has provided us with personal information, we take steps to remove such information and terminate the child's account.


Changes to this Policy:

We may revise this Privacy Policy from time to time. The most current version of the policy will govern our use of your information and will always be at www.KardZee.com/privacy. If we make a change to this policy that, in our sole discretion, is material, we will notify you via an email to the email address associated with your account or through the Platform. By continuing to access or use our Platform after those changes become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised Privacy Policy.

Payment and Money handling:

KardZee charges you for creating and sending cards however,we do not take payments ourselves but pass you over to an authorized third party. KardZee uses the Stripe Payment Gateway. You can find out about how Stripe handles and keeps your private information including Credit Card information within the USA private by going to: https://paypal.com/privacy


Effective: May 15, 2017.

KardZee is a global product and we respect your rights to privacy everywhere. This Privacy Policy describes how and when KardZee collects, uses, and shares your private information. When you use KardZee, we receive your information through our mobile application (App), from our website, from email notifications, and any other interaction with our Platform. By using any of our Services, you consent to the collection, transfer, storage, disclosure and other uses of your information as described in this Privacy Policy. Regardless where you reside or from where you supply information to us, you authorize KardZee to use that information wherever KardZee operates.

Collection and Use

>> Creating a KardZee Account:

KardZee always asks for permission from you to collect your data. When you create a KardZee Account it’s free but you must provide personal access credentials either in the form of an email address and password or by authentication using a third party such as Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. You may also be required to provide us with additional information to make your KardZee experience better, including a profile picture, your location and a phone number. If you create your KardZee account by connecting through a third party, we may use public information from that connected account to help complete your KardZee profile. You may update or modify your KardZee profile and contact information at any time.

>> Your Contact Information:

In addition to using your contact information to create your account, we may also use this information to send you information about our Products and Services including upcoming calendar events or a person’s birthday or an anniversary. We may also use the contact information (such as your phone number or email address) to help connect you with other KardZee users, even if that information is not publicly displayed.

>> Collection of data about other people:

The purpose of creating a KardZee is to send to another person or persons. To do that we need information about that person including their name and address. We also may require information about them to help you send cards. That could include gender so we can provide card selections; date of birth so we can remind you about upcoming birthdays or occasions such as anniversaries. KardZee never releases or discloses third party information to any other person unless required by law, or uses it for any purpose other than to create cards and send them.

>> Card Creation, Image Uploading and other Information:

KardZee is a card creation platform, so much of the information you provide us is intended for transmission to other parties. For instance, when you take an image for a KardZee or upload a card to KardZee we can include that image in our Galleries for others to view with your permission use. When you share Content via KardZee Community then it is understood that other KardZee users will see it.

>> Posting:

KardZee generally does not have or offer posting of information about users such as blogs however we do allow images to be uploaded into our Community Galleries. Any uploads by minors (under 18 years) will be able to be removed and erased by the minor by using the KardZee App where we provide the tools to perform this with the requirement of contacting KardZee.

>> Your handwriting fonts:

When you join KardZee you create font of your handwriting on your App. That Font is stored on your App and is not stored in our server. If your handwriting is deleted from your App you can simply recreate it.

>> Created Card retention:

KardZee will keep copies of all cards created in our servers until those cards have been received or 90 days have passed and those images and card copies will be deleted. You do have an archived copy on your mobile device to create further similar cards.

>> Private Content:

In general terms, the cards that you create are private between yourself and the recipient; howeve,r KardZee does allow the recipient to share those cards on their Social walls and networks. KardZee makes no warranties or claims as to the security and privacy of “private” cards should the recipient decide to upload them to the Internet or to Social networks and users should think carefully about content they share, given that “private” content, much like email, can easily become public through the user’s or others’ actions.

>> Location Information:

In addition to profile information, you may also tell us your exact location if you choose to enable your computer or mobile device to send us location information. We may use and store information about your location to provide features of our Services, for inclusion on cards, such as tagging a card or videocard with a location, and to improve and customize the Platform.

>> Cookies:

Like many websites, we use "cookie" technology to collect additional website usage data and to improve our Services. A cookie is a small data file that is transferred to your device's memory. KardZee may use both session cookies and persistent cookies to better understand how you interact with our Services, to monitor aggregate usage by our users and web traffic routing on our Services, and to customize and improve our Services and Platform. Most Internet browsers automatically accept cookies. If you do not want cookies from KardZee or other websites, you can instruct your browser, by changing its settings, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit. However, some Services may not function properly if you disable cookies.

>> Log Data:

Our servers automatically record information created by your use of the App and website including where KardZee’s are made and where images are taken. Log Data may also include information such as your IP address, browser type, operating system, the referring web page, pages visited, location, your mobile carrier, device and application IDs, search terms, and cookie information.

>> Third-Party Providers:

KardZee uses a variety of third-party services to help provide our Services, such as video streaming services, AI and 3D Platforms as well as analytics to help us understand your use of our Platform, such as Google Analytics. These third-party service providers may collect information sent by your browser as part of a web page request, such as cookies or your IP address. Information Sharing and Disclosure.

>> Service Providers:

We engage service providers to perform functions and provide services to us in the United States and abroad. We may share your private personal information with such service providers subject to confidentiality obligations consistent with this Privacy Policy, and on the condition that the third parties use your private personal data only on our behalf and pursuant to our instructions.


>> Short Code Texting:

KardZee uses shortcode texting programs so users can use their phones to go straight to KardZee services, for example Text the word 'Redeem' to our shortcode number asnd the user is directed to our Gift Card Redemption link on our website. This is a single time program only so we do not otherwise your phone number as a contact via our texting platform. Users are requested to 'Opt-in' to the service. And information is given about Opting Out. However, KardZee does not send users any further information or contacts on their phone. Further, KardZee does not share or give any third party your personal details. If KardZee does use a users phone number it is only done outside of the Texting platform and is used foridentification purposes only and not for texting responses, solicitation or further contact. When KardZee uses texting or refers to texting the following compliance notices are used.
'To Opt In press the word 'Yes' to receive message. To STOP press the word STOP. Message and data rates may apply'


>> Law and Harm:

Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this Policy, we may preserve or disclose your information if we believe that it is reasonably necessary to comply with a law, regulation or legal request; to protect the safety of any person; to address fraud, security or technical issues; or to protect KardZee’s rights or property. However, nothing in this Privacy Policy is intended to limit any legal defenses or objections that you may have to a third party's, including a government's, request to disclose your information.

>> Business Transfers:

In the event that KardZee is involved in any trade sale or merger, reorganization or sale of assets, your information may be sold or transferred as part of that transaction. The promises and warranties in this Privacy Policy will apply to your information as transferred to the new entity.

>> Links to Other Sites:

When using KardZee we do not usually link to other sites, however on occasions contained within created KardZees there are links including QR Codes that will allow a user to view information on their mobile about KardZee partners, advertisers or sponsors. We advise to review the Privacy Policies of each of those organizations visited.

>> Modifying Your Personal Information:

As a KardZee subscriber you can alter and modify your personal information at any time through your KardZee App. You can also permanently delete your KardZee account by contacting us at support@kardzee.com.

Children under 14 years:

Our Services are not directed to persons under 14. If you become aware that your child has provided us with personal information without your consent, please contact us. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 14. If we become aware that a child under 14 has provided us with personal information, we take steps to remove such information and terminate the child's account.

Changes to this Policy:

We may revise this Privacy Policy from time to time. The most current version of the policy will govern our use of your information and will always be at www.KardZee.com/privacy. If we make a change to this policy that, in our sole discretion, is material, we will notify you via an email to the email address associated with your account or through the Platform. By continuing to access or use our Platform after those changes become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised Privacy Policy.

Payment and Money handling:

KardZee charges you for creating and sending cards however,we do not take payments ourselves but pass you over to an authorized third party. KardZee uses the Stripe Payment Gateway. You can find out about how Stripe handles and keeps your private information including Credit Card information within the USA private by going to: https://stripe.com/gb/privacy

Effective: May 15, 2017.