Digital Tip Jar Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy describes how your personal information is collected, used, and shared when you visit https://digitaltipjar.com (the "Site").

PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT

When you visit the Site, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address and time zone. Additionally, as you browse the Site, we collect information about the individual web pages that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Site, and information about how you interact with the Site. We refer to this automatically-collected information as "Device Information."

We collect Device Information using the following technologies:

  • "Cookies" are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.

  • "Log files" track actions occurring on the Site, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.

When you make a tip or attempt to make a tip through the Site, we collect certain information from you, including your name, zip code, payment information (including credit card numbers), and email address. We refer to this information as "Tip Information."

Additionally we collect information from our users who receive tips ("Creators"). This information is passed along to our payment processor, Stripe. This information includes bank information, personal ID numbers (for example, in the US this would be your Social Security Number), Address, and Business Information if applicable.

For more information about what is collected and asked for, visit Stripe's documentation on identity verification at https://stripe.com/docs/connect/identity-verification

When we talk about "Personal Information" in this Privacy Policy, we are talking both about Device Information and Tip Information.

HOW DO WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?

We use the Tip Information that we collect generally to fulfill any tips placed through the Site (including processing your payment information, and providing you with receipts). Additionally, we use this Tip Information to: Communicate with you; Screen tips for potential risk or fraud; and We use the Device Information that we collect to help us screen for potential risk and fraud (in particular, your IP address), and more generally to improve and optimize our Site (for example, by generating analytics about how our visitors browse and interact with the Site).

SHARING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

We share your Personal Information with third parties to help us use your Personal Information, as described above. For example, we use Stripe to process transactions--you can read more about how Stripe uses your Personal Information here: https://stripe.com/us/privacy.

We also use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use the Site--you can read more about how Google uses your Personal Information here: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/. You can also opt-out of Google Analytics here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

We also use Rollbar to help us understand any errors visitors may encounter on the Site--you can read more about how Rollbar uses your Personal Information here: https://docs.rollbar.com/docs/privacy-policy.

Finally, we may also share your Personal Information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other lawful request for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights.

DO NOT TRACK

Please note that we do not alter our Site’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.

YOUR RIGHTS

If you are a European resident, you have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us through the contact information below.

Additionally, if you are a European resident we note that we are processing your information in order to fulfill contracts we might have with you (for example if you make a tip through the Site), or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above. Additionally, please note that your information will be transferred outside of Europe, including to Canada and the United States.

DATA RETENTION

When you place a tip through the Site, we will maintain your Tip Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.

MINORS

The Site is not intended for individuals under the age of 18.

CHANGES

We may update this privacy policy from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to our practices or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons.

CONTACT US

For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by e-mail at support@mail.digitaltipjar.com or by mail using the details provided below:

1622 Nie Parkway, New Orleans, LA, 70131, United States