Last Updated: July 1, 2022
The Blade Wallet is a non-custodial, self-sovereign Web3 portal –launched on the Hedera network – that equips individuals with the ability to manage their digital assets. Specifically, the Blade Wallet allows individuals to:
Blade does not take custody of any users’ digital assets. Users maintain their own cryptographic keys and retain exclusive access to their digital assets in the normal course of business.
The Blade Wallet is currently available as an internet browser extension.
This Policy applies to Blade’s Products. This Policy applies to all Blade employees, regardless of tenure, position, or employment status. Where Blade engages with an unaffiliated third-party to perform services on behalf of Blade in relation to the Blade Wallet, Blade will ensure the third-party has suitable internal controls to meet this Policy.
It is Blade’s policy to comply with all Privacy-related regulatory requirements applicable to Blade in connection with Blade’s Products. This Policy is intended to help Users understand:
We collect information about you when you provide it to us, either directly (for example, by email or social media channels officially operated by Blade), or through a third party, as well as information gathered during your tenure with Blade. We collect and use information for various reasons, including but not limited to:
Some of the justifications for engaging in Data Processing include, but are not limited to:
Blade will take all reasonable steps to ensure that appropriate security measures are in place to protect the confidentiality of both electronic and manual data. Security measures will be reviewed from time to time, having regard to the technology available, the cost, and the risk of unauthorized access.
You are entitled to request data held about you and Blade will, in most circumstances, provide this data within one month. In some cases, because of the complexity of the request or the number of requests being handled, Blade may require a further one month to provide this data. There is no charge for requesting this data. If you are requesting data, you should make a request in writing to email@example.com, stating the exact data required. You are only entitled to access data about yourself and will not be provided with data relating to other people or third parties.
If Blade does not own or control the data you request, we will inform you.
Blade operates internationally, so it may be necessary in the course of business to transfer a person’s personal data within the organization. The transfer of such data is necessary for the management and administration of your data within the group. When this is necessary, the organization will take steps to ensure that the data has the same level of protection at all times. For more information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Web browsing. By simply website you do not disclose, nor do we collect, personal data on you. All that we may know about your visit may be limited to technical data such as:
The technical data may be used for administrative and statistical purposes, and may be shared with our internet service provider. We may use this information to help us to improve our website. This technical data does not provide us with the personal data of visitors to our website.
If you are a California resident, you have certain rights with respect to your personal information pursuant to the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”). This section applies to you.
We are required to inform you of: (i) what categories of information we collect about you, including during the preceding 12 months, (ii) the purposes for which we use your personal data, including during the preceding 12 months, and (iii) the purposes for which we share your personal data, including during the preceding 12 months.
You have the right to: (i) request a copy of the personal information that we have about you; (ii) request that we delete your personal information; and (iii) opt-out of the sale of your personal information. You can limit the use of tracking technologies, such as cookies, by following instructions in the “Your choices” section. These rights are subject to limitations as described in the CCPA.
We will not discriminate against any consumer for exercising their CCPA rights.
If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us at email@example.com
If you are a citizen or resident of a member country of the European Union (EU) or the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. Blade aims to take reasonable steps to allow you to correct, amend, delete, or limit the use of your Personal Data.
If you wish to be informed what Personal Data Blade holds about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:
Please note that Blade may ask you to verify your identity before responding to such requests.
You have the right to complain to a Data Protection Authority about our collection and use of your Personal Data. For more information, please contact your local data protection authority in the EU or EEA.
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