Privacy Policy

Last modified: 16 May 2017

The following guidelines set forth general privacy principles that apply to information collected on or through (i) www.ShopRaise.com, as well as other websites or domain names owned or operated by Fundraising Portal LLC d/b/a ShopRaise (the "Websites"), (ii) the ShopRaise mobile application; and (iii) the ShopRaise Browser extension ((i) and (ii), collectively referred to as the "Applications").

Fundraising Portal LLC d/b/a ShopRaise ("ShopRaise", "we" or "us") respects your concerns about privacy. This Privacy Policy describes the types of personal information we may collect when you visit the Websites, use the Applications, or participate in the various programs we make available through the Websites or Applications. In this Privacy Policy, we call the Websites and Applications, individually or together, the "Online Services" for short. This Privacy Policy also describes how we use the information we collect, with whom we share it, and the choices you can make about our collection, use and disclosure of such information. We also describe the measures we take to protect the security of such information and how you can contact us about our privacy practices.

By using the Online Services, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy. Whenever you submit information using the Online Services or to the Online Services, you consent to the collection, use and disclosure of that information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Information We Collect

We may obtain personal information about you from various sources, including the Online Services, when you call or email us or communicate with us through social media, or from our business partners and other third parties. The types of personal information we may collect about you when you visit the Online Services include:

  • Your contact information (such as name, postal and email address, or phone number)
  • Username and password for the account you may establish on our Online Services
  • Payment details (including payment card number, security code, expiration date, cardholder name and billing address)
  • Shipping details
  • Records of your purchases and other transactions on the Online Services
  • Records of visits to participating merchant websites
  • Records of your purchases and other transactions on or through the Online Services or through participating merchants
  • Information you provide by interacting with us through social media, including information from your public profile
  • Other details that you may submit to us or that may be included in the information provided to us by third parties

In addition, when you visit our or use our Online Services, we may collect certain information by automated means, such as cookies and web beacons. A "cookie" is a text file that websites send to a visitor's computer or other Internet-connected device to uniquely identify the visitor's browser or to store information or settings in the browser. A "web beacon," also known as an Internet tag, pixel tag or clear GIF, is used to transmit information back to a web server. The information we may collect by automated means includes:

  • Information about the devices our visitors use to access the Internet (such as the IP address and device, browser and operating system type)
  • Referral and exit URLs
  • Dates and times of visits to the Online Services
  • Actions taken on the Online Services (such as page views and site navigation patterns)
  • Search terms that visitors use to reach the Online Services
  • Referral URLs you have visited prior to using the Online Services

How we use the information we collect

We may use and share your personal information to deliver to you the products, services, or information you have specifically requested or as otherwise directed by you. The "Information We Share" section below describes how Fundraising Portal LLC d/b/a ShopRaise may share your personal information. We may also use the information we obtain about you to:

  • Create and manage online accounts and profiles that you may establish on our Online Services
  • Provide products or services you request
  • Process, validate, confirm, verify, deliver and track your purchase of any gift card or any donation you may make through the Online Services (including by processing payment card transactions, arranging shipping and handling returns and refunds, and contacting you about your order of any gift card, including by telephone)
  • Respond to your questions and comments and provide customer support
  • Communicate with you about our products, services, offers, events and promotions
  • Enable you to communicate with us through our blogs, social networks and other interactive media
  • Analyze trends and statistics regarding visitors' use of the Online Services, mobile applications and social media assets, and the purchases visitors make on our Online Services so that we may tailor our Online Services to better meet your needs
  • As it relates to the purchase of gift cards or to our receipt of donations only, protect against and prevent fraud, unauthorized transactions, claims and other liabilities, and manage risk exposure, including by identifying potential hackers and other unauthorized users
  • Enforce our Terms of Service and comply with applicable legal requirements and industry standards

In addition to the data uses described above, we may use the information collected through cookies and other automated means to identify and authenticate visitors, administer the Online Services, and gather broad demographic information in order to analyze patterns in the use of the Online Services.

We also may use the information we obtain about you in other ways for which we provide specific notice at the time of collection.

Information we share

We do not sell or otherwise disclose personal information about you, except as described in this Privacy Policy. We share personal information about you with third parties to perform services on our behalf in order to complete services or transactions you request or submit through our Online Services. We do not authorize our service providers or other third parties with whom we share personal information to use or disclose the information for any purpose other than the purposes for which we provide the information, as described above and below, or to comply with legal requirements. We may also disclose aggregate information compiled using your personal information that does not identify particular users. This may include, for example, the total number of visitors to the Online Services from a particular part of the country.

We may also disclose information about you (i) if we are required to do so by law or legal process, (ii) to law enforcement authorities or other government officials, or (iii) when we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent physical harm or financial loss, or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual fraudulent or illegal activity.

Your choices

We strive to provide you with choices regarding the information you provide to us. Here are the choices we offer:

E-Mails

When you register for an account on the Online Services, you agree to receive e-mails from us regarding our services. Registered users may choose not to receive marketing e-mail communications from us by clicking on the "Unsubscribe" link in the marketing e-mails or by clicking on the "My Account" link on the Online Services and modifying your e-mail preferences.

Registered users may use the Online Services to send e-mail messages to others. If you are not a registered user but are a recipient of an e-mail from a registered user, you may choose not to receive further e-mails from that particular user by clicking the "Unsubscribe" link.

Cookies

Most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to be notified when you receive a new cookie, and how to disable existing cookies. Please note, however, that without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of all of the Online Services' features.

Access and Correction

You may obtain a copy of certain personal information we maintain about you or update or correct inaccuracies in that information using the account you may establish on the Online Services. In addition, if you believe other personal information we maintain about you is inaccurate, you may request that we correct or amend the information by contacting us as indicated in the "How to Contact Us" section of this Privacy Policy. If we deny an access request, we will notify you of the reasons for the denial.

Links to Other Websites

The Online Services may provide links to offers for products and services from third parties and other third-party websites for your convenience and information. These websites may operate independently from The Fundraising Portal and may have their own privacy policies. We strongly suggest you review those policies if you visit such websites. To the extent any linked websites you visit are not owned or controlled by The Fundraising Portal, we are not responsible for the websites' content, any use of the websites, or the privacy or security practices of the websites.

How We Protect Personal Information

We have implemented commercially reasonable measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration and disclosure. Please note that no transmission of information via the Internet can be entirely secure, therefore we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information. Any transmission of personal information to the Online Services is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Online Services.

Children's Privacy

The Fundraising Portal encourages protection of children’s information on the Internet. The Online Services is not intended for and may not be used by children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13 and we do not target the Online Services to children under the age of 13.

Changes To Our Policy

This Privacy Policy may be updated periodically and without prior notice to you to reflect changes in our information practices. We will post a prominent notice on the Online Services or send you an e-mail to notify you of any material changes to our Privacy Policy and we will indicate at the top of the policy when it was most recently updated.

How To Contact Us

If you have questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy, please use the contact us form in the footer of the page.