At Efaisto, we care deeply about privacy. We believe in transparency, and we’re committed to being upfront about our privacy practices, including how we treat your personal information. We know you care about your privacy.This policy explains our privacy practices for Efaisto.com
By using Efaisto, you authorize Efaisto to use your information in the United States, Ireland and any other country where Efaisto operates. Please be aware that the privacy laws and standards in certain countries, including the rights of authorities to access your personal information, may differ from those applying in the country in which you reside. We will only transfer personal data to these countries who are permitted to do so by law and we will take steps to ensure that your personal information continues to enjoy appropriate protections.
To use our platform, you will need to provide us with a valid email address and you may be able to choose a username. Depending on the services you choose, we may collect additional information, for example: information in private channels like Conversations, billing or payment information, a telephone number, and a physical address. Please note that for security and performance reasons, such content may need to be accessed by certain Efaisto personnel from time to time. Your username is publicly displayed and connected to your activity on the Site and the Apps. Other people may see the date you joined; ratings, reviews and related photos for items you purchased or sold; your profile information; items you listed for sale; your shop pages and policies; your favorites, followers and those you follow; sold item listings and the number of items sold; and comments you post in our community spaces. You may connect to the Site or the Apps with an external application, in which case Efaisto may receive information from that other service, as explained below.
We use technologies such as cookies, clear gifs, log files, and flash cookies for several purposes, including to help understand how you interact with our site and services, in order to provide a better experience.
Efaisto may engage third party companies and individuals (such as payment processors, research companies, analytics and security providers) to help provide our services. These third parties have limited access to your information only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated to Efaisto not to disclose or use your information for other purposes.
We can only speak for ourselves; this policy does not apply to the practices of third parties that Efaisto does not own or control, or individuals that Efaisto does not employ or manage. If you provide your information to others, different practices may apply to the use or disclosure of the information you provide to them. Efaisto does not control the privacy policies of third parties, including other members. Efaisto is not responsible for the privacy or security practices of Efaisto members or other websites on the Internet, even those linked to or from the Site or Apps. We encourage you to ask questions before you disclose your personal information to others.
We use the information that we gather from you users in a number of ways. For example, if you purchase an item, we’ll share your shipping information; we could use your forum suggestions to improve our services; we use data analytics and work with certain third-party service providers for targeted online and offline marketing; and of course, we use your email address to communicate with you. We also partner with service providers and other third parties that collect, use, promote, and analyze information about Efaisto members and visitors.
The security of your personal information is important to us. Your Efaisto account information is protected by a password. It is important that you protect against unauthorized access to your account and information by choosing your password carefully, and keeping your password and computer secure, such as by signing out after using our services.
Efaisto encrypts sensitive information (such as credit card numbers). Efaisto follows generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once Efaisto receives it.
Efaisto will retain your information only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this policy, for as long as your account is active, or as needed to provide you services. If you no longer want Efaisto to use your information to provide you services, you may close your account. Efaisto will retain and use your information to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements. Please note that closing your account may not free up your email address, username, or shop name for reuse on a new account.
You may inform us of any changes or requests regarding your personal data, and in accordance with our obligations under applicable data protection law.
If you are an Efaisto member, you can access, correct, change, and delete certain personal information associated with your account by visiting your account settings. If you need further assistance, you can contact us at [email protected]
We may update this policy from time to time. If we believe that the changes are important, we’ll definitely let you know. Changes will be effective upon the posting of the changes. You are responsible for reviewing and becoming familiar with any changes. Your use of the Site or App following the changes constitutes your acceptance of the updated policy.
If you have questions or suggestions about personal information you can contact Efaisto’s Support team [email protected]