This Privacy Policy is effective as of: 01/01/2021

Safle Network Private Limited (“us”, “we”, or “Safle") is the author and publisher of the internet resource www.getsafle.com or any replacement or successor domain name (“Platform” or “Website”) on the world wide web as well as the software and applications, of the brand name “Safle”.

We value your privacy. In this Privacy Policy ("Policy"), we describe the information that we collect about you when you visit our website, www.getsafle.com (the "Website") and use the services available on the Website ("Services"), and how we use and disclose that information.

YOU UNDERSTAND THAT BY USING THE SITE OR SITE SERVICES AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE PRIVACY POLICY. YOU HEREBY CONSENT TO THE COLLECTION, UTILIZATION, SHARING AND DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION AS DESCRIBED IN THIS PRIVACY POLICY. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THE PRIVACY POLICY IN ITS ENTIRETY, YOU MUST NOT ACCESS OR USE THE SITE OR THE SITE SERVICES AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE.

IF YOU AGREE TO THE PRIVACY POLICY ON BEHALF OF AN ENTITY OR AGENCY, OR IN CONNECTION WITH PROVIDING OR RECEIVING SERVICES ON BEHALF OF AN ENTITY OR AGENCY, YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT YOU HAVE THE AUTHORITY TO BIND THAT ENTITY OR AGENCY TO THE PRIVACY POLICY AND AGREE THAT YOU ARE BINDING BOTH YOU AND THAT ENTITY OR AGENCY TO THE TERMS OF SERVICE. IN THAT EVENT, “YOU” AND “YOUR” WILL REFER AND APPLY TO YOU AND THAT ENTITY OR AGENCY.

Safle is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to describe:

  1. COLLECTION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

    We collect personal information from the individuals who want to register on our website www.getsafle.com. This information is not accessible to the visitors using Safle’s website, either directly or by submitting a request. Individuals are required to create an account to be able to access certain portions of our Website, Individuals, if and when they create and use an account with Safle need to have a “Safle ID” which is unique to every individual registering on the website, they will be required to disclose and provide to Safle information including personal contact details like name and email address. Such information gathered shall be utilized to ensure greater customer satisfaction and help a customer satiate their needs.

    During the Account registration process and during your usage of Safle’s website, we will collect information such as your name and email address only. The information collected will not be shared to any other third party without your consent. During the registration process a Safle ID is allocated to each individual which is chosen by the individual and is unique in nature. A password with 5-16 characters with a mix of uppercase, lowercase, and numbers has to be chosen by you, Safle has backup of these unique passwords but they are completely opaque from the Infrastructure. The employees of Safle also do not have access to these passwords. These unique passwords are completely secure and the same can be proven Technically.

    We also automatically collect certain computer, device and browsing information when you access the website or use Safle Services. This information is aggregated to provide statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns, and does not personally identify individuals. This information may include:

    The above information is collected for ensuring user security and block unusual requests to safeguard users and their funds. For the sake of clarity, we  don't use or collect information pertaining to contacts, email or any other application present inside the user's device. The Camera of the user's device is used only for QR scanning, and doesn't save any data inside the application. Also, the Microphone is opaque from the interface.

  2. Safle ID & IT’S USE

    Safle ID signifies a user name registered with our website or portal as a unique identifier for purposes including but not limited to digital identity of users, enablement of transfer of funds and transactions thereof, search and discovery of the user, assertion or confirmation of the user identity in an online environment, enablement of single sign on systems and other activities of decentralization of user data. The Safle IDs are in control with the users only  which means Safle can access but cannot modify the information associated with the Safle ID like your wallets or make any transactions with it. Safle IDs cannot be deleted or transferred.

    You can connect your existing Ethereum wallet to the service at your own risk, with Safle acting as a non custodial wallet service or you may use the wallet file so generated during the registration process for the purpose of pushing on the wallet onto the Ethereum Blockchain. The process is non-custodial in nature, the user always has their wallet private keys with them. Biometric data is locally maintained on OS and is opaque from Safle infrastructure making it completely secure. In case of Password Based Transaction signing, keys are kept securely in Safle infrastructure using HSMs. Safle.me cannot end their service of offering Ethereum wallet connections or allowing external wallets to be connected through their service as the same services are based on smart contracts and thus are immutable.

  3. USE OF COOKIES AND SIMILAR TECHNOLOGY

    The Safle website uses cookies. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

    Cookies are typically stored on your computer’s hard drive. Information collected from cookies is used by us to evaluate the effectiveness of our Site, analyze trends and administer the Platform. The information collected from cookies allows us to determine such things as which parts of our website are most visited and what difficulties our visitors may experience in accessing our website. With this knowledge, we can improve the quality of your experience on the Platform by recognizing and delivering more of the most desired features and information, as well as by resolving access difficulties. We also use cookies and/or a technology known as web bugs or clear gifs, which are typically stored in emails to help us confirm your receipt of, and response to, our emails and to provide you with a more personalized experience when using our Site.

    We may use one or more third-party Service providers, to assist us in better understanding the use of our Site. Our Service provider(s) will place cookies on the hard drive of your computer and will receive information that we select that will educate us on such things as how visitors navigate around our Site, what products are browsed and general Transaction information. Our Service provider(s) will analyse this information and provide us with aggregate reports. The information and analysis provided by our Service provider(s) will be used to assist us in better understanding our visitors’ interests in our Site and how to better serve those interests. The information collected by our Service provider(s) may be linked to and combined with information that we collect about you while you are using the Platform. Our Service provider(s) is/are contractually restricted from using the information they receive from our Site for any other purpose than to assist us.

    If you want to avoid using cookies altogether, you can disable cookies in your browser. However, disabling cookies might make it impossible for you to use certain features of our website or Services, such as logging in to your Safle Account or making Transactions. Your use of our website or Service with a browser that is configured to accept cookies constitutes an acceptance of our and third-party cookies.

  4. HOW SAFLE USES THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT

    Trusting a third party with your private information means that any action you want to perform with your funds should be confirmed by this third party. In this sense, custodial wallets are similar to traditional banks, where transactions might take up to one week because you need to get an approval of every step however small it might be. Conversely, with a non-custodial wallet, you’ll be able to perform instant withdrawals, which makes the process much easier and faster.

    1. How Personal Information Is Used

      We collect your personal information and aggregate information about the use of our Website and Services to better understand your needs and to provide you with a better Website experience. Specifically, we may use your personal information for any of the following reasons:

      • To provide our Services to you, including registering you for our Services, verifying your identity and authority to use our Services, and to otherwise enable you to use our Website and our Services;
      • For customer support and to respond to your inquiries;
      • For internal record-keeping purposes;
      • To process billing and payment, including sharing with third party payment gateways in connection with Website and/or Safle's products and Services;