In order to deliver our services and customer assistance, we collect personal information about our users. Websites, phone applications, email, and telephone are some of the channels we use to deliver our services and customer support.
The personal data we collect may be influenced by the platform, product, service, or support you use.
Not all of the information we seek, collect, and process is “Personal Information”, this includes the vast majority of “User Generated Content” that you provide us with the goal of sharing with other users during a transaction.
We collect personal information in the following ways
Specific information provided by you
You may be asked to provide certain types of personal information while using our linkedbux.com. This could occur via our website, applications, online chat systems, phone, paper forms, or in-person meetings.
The following information may be requested, collected, or processed by us:
Account Information – Password
Contact Information (email address, phone number)
Physical address and timezone information
Full name, proof of identity (e.g., driver’s license, passport, voters card or NIN)
Financial information such as bank account details for funds disbursement
User Generated Content such as transaction descriptions and transaction attachments.
- Information obtained from others
Users can initiate a transaction with non-users by providing contact information such as an email address, physical address and phone number. In these cases, we will collect and store the information in order to contact the non-user.
Personal information about users may be collected from public sources in some cases.
A third party or partner may initiate transactions on your behalf; in these cases, the information available is the same as that which we may request, collect, and process from individual users. While our partners’ platforms are subject to their own privacy policies, any personal information transferred to our platform is treated and protected as if it were submitted by a user.
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What we do with your personal information
We request, collect, and process information primarily to provide users with the product or service they have requested. We may use your personal information for the following purposes, in particular:
provide the requested service or product
make it easier to create linkedbux.com agreements;
assist you with technical or other issues;
respond to inquiries about our services or to complaints;
promote other programs, products, or services that you might be interested in (unless you have opted out of receiving such communications);
allow for debugging, testing, and general platform operation;
perform data analysis and research, as well as to build and improve our platforms;
comply with legal and regulatory obligations; if permitted or required by law; or for other purposes with your consent, unless you withdraw your consent for these purposes.
Lawful processing of our users personal information includes (but not limited to) : when a user has given permission
when required to carry out a contract in which the user is a party;
Processing is required for us to meet our legal obligations.
Processing is required to protect our users’ or another natural person’s vital interests.
Processing is carried out in the pursuit of our legitimate interests, which do not infringe on the rights of our users.
Third party disclosureWe may disclose your personal information to third parties involved in a transaction with you, such as, but not limited to:
affiliates involved in transaction origination
Other disclosures :
We may also disclose personal information about you to third parties for the following reasons:
if necessary to provide the requested service or product;
We receive court orders, subpoenas, and other information requests from law enforcement;
unless otherwise authorized or required by law; or
with your permission, for other purposes.
Providers of third-party services: Users’ personal information may be stored or processed on our behalf by third-party service providers. Our third-party service providers are contractually obligated to use your personal information only on our behalf and in accordance with our instructions.
Among our third-party service providers are: Providers of cloud hosting, storage, networking, and related services
communication service providers
Providers of financial services
Providers of marketing services
Providers of security: Rights to your personal information
You have the right to request access to your personal information held by linkedbux.com. We must allow you to see the personal information we have on file for you, unless an exception applies; you can do so by logging into your account.
Please contact our support if you want to access information that isn’t available through your user account or if you want to download all personal information we have on file for you in a portable data format.
You also have the right to request that any personal information we hold about you be corrected, the user settings page allows you to update all of your personal information.
There may be limitations on how you can use your rights. This is due, in large part, to the nature of the products and services we offer. Much of the information we collect is used to facilitate user contracts, payments, protecting legitimate users, and meeting our legal obligations.
Rights to erasure
Most personal information cannot be deleted because it is used to support user contracts, document financial transactions, and protect users on the platform. Non-personal data that is linked to personal data may be erased or anonymized.
Rights to temporary processing restriction
In certain circumstances, you may exercise this right, particularly if you believe that the personal data we have is inaccurate or that we do not have legitimate grounds to process your information. You may exercise this right in either case by contacting our privacy officer.
Unless otherwise specified, users may exercise any of the aforementioned rights by contacting our Privacy Officer.
Effective : May 20, 2022.