Scope and Application of Policy
When you accept this Policy, you agree to the collection, processing, use, disclosure, transfer, retention or storage, and disposal of your Personal Data in the manner described below.
“Personal Data” shall refer to your personal information as an individual, whether true or not, from which you can be identified, either by itself or together with other information to which we have or are likely to have access. The Personal Data that we collect and process may include:
This Policy only applies to Personal Data which is in our possession or under our control.
Please refer to the Additional Provisions below for versions of this Policy in both English and select local languages, as well as additional matters that may apply to the jurisdiction where you reside.
We collect and process your Personal Data to enable you to make purchases from us, your mobile network operator, or the relevant third-party payment channel operator (the “Payment Channels”), or a merchant or publisher of digital products (the “Publishers”) via Coda’s mobile platform, server or database applications, or websites at www.codapayments.com and www.codashop.com (the “Platform”).
We reserve the right to amend this Policy from time to time without any prior notice to you. Any amendments will be made available and published on our Platform and will take effect on the effective date below. You may determine if any revision has taken place by referring to the date that this Policy was last updated, set out below. We recommend that you check this Policy periodically to review the latest version. Your continued use of the Coda Services after an amendment constitutes your acknowledgement and acceptance of such changes.
Effective date: 8 June 2021
Last updated: 8 June 2021
Collection of Personal Data
We collect your Personal Data when you use the Coda Services or communicate with us. In these instances, you may provide your Personal Data to us directly, or it may be shared with us by our affiliates or subsidiaries, the Payment Channels, or the Publishers, pursuant to your consent given to these third parties.
You may also submit Personal Data to us via other methods, including:
We also collect transaction information, such as purchase amount, date of purchase, information about the digital content, goods and/or services that you are purchasing (“Transaction Data”), in order to pursue our legitimate interests and to abide by our contractual obligation to provide you access to the Coda Services and/or our Platform. In most cases, these are not considered as Personal Data since your identity will not be apparent from them. However, to the extent that your identity may be determined from the Transaction Data, they will be considered and processed as Personal Data under this Policy. You agree to our collection of such Transaction Data from you when you use the Coda Services and/or our Platform.
You must provide us with information which is accurate and not misleading. In this connection, we reserve the right to request for documentation to verify the information that you provide to us.
Use and Disclosure of Personal Data
Your data shall be processed for the following purposes:
Transaction Processing and Content Delivery
As a payment channel aggregator, online distributor of digital content, and provider of related services, Coda will use your Personal Data and share it with third parties, including our affiliates or subsidiaries, the Payment Channels, and Publishers, for the purpose of providing you with the Coda Services, or where it is a necessary part of doing business with you.
In particular, your Personal Data may be processed for the following:
Your Personal Data may also be shared for the above purposes between Coda and:
Marketing and Promotional Campaigns
From time to time, we run marketing and promotional campaigns where we reward our users for being top spenders on our Platform in a particular country, for a particular Publisher, or in other various categories. To this end, we may analyse your Transaction Data and use your Personal Data to contact you, in order to award you with the prizes offered for such promotional campaigns, which typically would be free Publisher or Payment Channel credits, or other free gifts. These promotional campaigns are conducted by Coda, and your Personal Data will not be shared with any third party for such purposes. If you would like to opt out of receiving gifts and other prizes from our promotional events, please contact us.
If you opt in to receiving marketing and promotional communications, we may use your Personal Data to notify you about marketing and promotional campaigns relating to any of the Coda Services, or those conducted jointly, in partnership, or in connection with any Publishers, Payment Channels, or third parties, and we may share your name, email address, and/or mobile number with them for this purpose. If you would like to opt out of receiving marketing and promotional communications or having your Personal Data disclosed for this purpose, please contact us. You may also opt-out of any such marketing and promotional emails by clicking the unsubscribe button provided in that email.
Other Permitted Uses and Disclosures
You accept that we may also use your Personal Data for the following purposes:
You understand and accept that we may also disclose your Personal Data to our affiliates or subsidiaries, Publishers, Payment Channels, or other parties as permitted or required by applicable law, such as government authorities or regulators, or other necessary persons, for the following purposes:
Your choices, rights and exceptions
You have the right to have your Personal Data removed or withdraw consent to its processing, where we are processing your Personal Data solely on the basis of your consent. If you wish to have your Personal Data removed, or do not wish to have your Personal Data used or processed for the purposes above, please contact us. However, please note that if your Personal Data is removed or you withdraw your consent for any of the purposes stated above, depending on the nature of your request, we may not be in a position to continue providing the Coda Services to you, or process and complete the transactions you wish to make on our Platform.
You have the right to access, update, or request correction of the Personal Data that you have provided to us at any time. If you would like to access the Personal Data that we have on file about you or request that we update or correct your Personal Data, you may contact us. Depending on the nature of your request, we may charge a reasonable administration fee, of which we will inform you as soon as reasonably practicable.
Retention and Disposal of Data
Your Personal Data will be retained for as long as is necessary to fulfil or complete the purpose for which it was collected and until it is no longer necessary for any other legal or business purposes. Thereafter, we dispose of your Personal Data in a manner that prevents further access or processing, including but not limited to deletion or irreversible anonymization.
Coda makes reasonable efforts to safeguard your Personal Data, in order to protect against loss, misuse, modification, unauthorised or accidental access or disclosure, alteration, or destruction. Unfortunately, no data transmission or storage over the Internet can be guaranteed as totally secure. Nonetheless, we have adopted and currently practice administrative, organizational, technical, and physical security measures to protect your Personal Data to the best of our reasonable capacity, including but not limited to the following:
International Transfer of Data
Coda operates internationally. You therefore accept and understand that we may store your data in different countries depending on applicable data localisation regulations, or share your Personal Data with recipients (such as the Publishers, Payment Channels, or Coda affiliates/subsidiaries) who are located in countries other than the country in which your Personal Data was originally collected, in order to provide the Coda Services to you, process and complete the transactions you wish to make on our Platform, or for any other purposes set out in this Policy.
In such circumstances, we take steps to ensure that overseas recipients shall provide a standard of protection to the Personal Data transferred that is comparable to the protection under the EU General Data Protection Regulations as well as the local data protection laws applicable in your jurisdiction.
Collection of Statistical Data
We collect, and also allow third parties (including but not limited to Amazon Web Services, Facebook, and Google) to collect statistical information relating to your website use and online activities as you interact with our Platform, using “cookies” and similar technologies. Such statistical information is anonymous in nature and does not identify who you are. They include page visits, access times and dates, and browser type. This information is collected for analysis and evaluation to help us improve our Platform and the Coda Services.
“Cookies” are a feature on your Internet browser which store small amounts of data on your computer when you visit a website. They allow us to recognise a particular device or browser so that we can personalise and curate content to your preferences and make our services and Platform more useful to you. “Cookies” do not tell us who you are unless you specifically give us personally identifiable information. You may be able to manage and delete “cookies” by selecting certain options on your browser.
Your statistical data may be shared with our third-party partners: (i) with whom we advertise; (ii) who help us deliver or optimize our services; (iii) who wish to market their goods or services, which may be of interest to you; or (iv) who wish to improve their goods or services to be provided to you.
Use by Minors
The Coda Services are not directed to persons under the age of majority in your country (a “minor”). If you are a minor, you may use the Coda Services and/or our Platform only with the consent, permission, and supervision of your parent or guardian, subject to the specific age restrictions on digital content that may be imposed by the government in your country.
If you are a parent or guardian supervising a minor who wishes to use the Coda Services, and you accept this Policy on their behalf, you consent to the processing of their Personal Data in accordance with this Policy.
Links to Other Web Sites
Our Platform may contain links to other websites which are not maintained by us. Therefore, when visiting these third-party websites, you should read their respective privacy policies, which will apply to your use of their websites. We are not responsible for the content, use, or privacy practices of these websites.
To contact us on any aspect of this Policy or your Personal Data, including but not limited to withdrawing consent, opting out of receiving gifts and prizes, opting out of receiving marketing and promotional communications, requesting access to your Personal Data, requesting an update or correction to your Personal Data, or exercising any of your rights under this Policy or applicable data protection laws, you may contact our Data Protection Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In addition to the foregoing provisions, the following additional provisions (“Additional Provisions”) apply to users in the following countries. You may access a copy of the Policy, including the Additional Provisions as applicable to your country, in both English and the respective local languages below.
Scope of application. If you are residing in or located in Singapore, these provisions (the “Singapore Provisions”) shall govern the collection and processing of your Personal Data, in addition to the foregoing Policy.
Use of mobile number for marketing purposes. By accepting the purposes stated in the Marketing and Promotional Campaigns section of this Policy, or by opting into receiving marketing and promotional communications, you accept and understand that the mobile number that you have provided to us may be used, contacted, and disclosed to third parties as described in the section on Marketing and Promotional Campaigns.