The Halo Foundation Pty Ltd as trustee for the Halo Global Australia Managed Fund (HALO) ABN 19 233 977 612, is registered with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) and is governed under the laws of NSW Australia.
Halo is committed to protecting our patient information privacy and responsibly handling personal information in accordance with the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) and the Australian Privacy Principles.
Halo (“Us, We”) provides a platform through its mobile app (the Halo App) and connects its community of users to be able to request help and provide help to each other. (Collectively referred to as the “Services”),
The data controller is The Halo Foundation Pty Ltd as trustee for the Halo Global Australia Managed Fund, which is based in Australia. All data shall be collected and stored in Australia.
INFORMATION WE COLLECT FROM OUR USERS
As further described below, when you use or otherwise access the Services, we collect information in various ways, including when you provide information directly to us.
1. Information That You Provide Directly to Us:
We don’t collect any of your financial information or any other personal information you provide us. Halo Foundation Pty Ltd as trustee for the Halo Global Australia Managed Fund, uses a third party payment processors Braintree (PayPal) who manages all donations using the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) set of security standards designed to ensure that ALL companies that accept, process, store or transmit credit card information maintain a secure environment.
Creation of a profile:
When you create a profile on the Halo App, we collect the information you choose to provide us in relation to your profile, and we display it through our Platform. You might, in creating a profile, provide us with information relating to third parties, and in doing so, you disclose personal information of that third party. By providing this information, you consent to our collection, storage and use of your data and warrant that you have permission to provide us with this data. We reserve the right to identify you as the person who has made the referral in any messages that are sent out.
2. Information That is Passively or Automatically Collected:
OUR USE OF INFORMATION COLLECTED
Halo uses the information collected from the Services in a manner that is consistent with this Policy. We use the information that you provide (or otherwise permit the Services to access) for the following purposes:
OUR DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION COLLECTED THROUGH THE SERVICES
There are certain circumstances in which we share information collected through the Services with certain third parties without further notice to you, as set forth below.
Our Services are not designed for use by individuals under the age of 13. If you are under the age of 13, please do not use the Halo App and/or submit any information through the Services.
Halo has implemented technical and organisational security measures to protect the information provided via the Services from loss, misuse, unauthorised access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction.
RETENTION OF YOUR INFORMATION
We retain your information for as long as we deem necessary for the purpose for which that information was collected and for our legitimate business operations; provided, however, that your information is only retained to the extent permitted or required by applicable laws. When we no longer need to retain your information, we will take reasonable steps to remove it from our systems and records and/or take steps to anonymize it so that you can no longer be identified from it in accordance with our internal document retention policies.
You can access and correct certain information about you by visiting the “Account Settings” portion of the Halo App. You can control whether certain information you post is publicly available to others by adjusting the settings in your account. You can also request in writing copies of personal information about you held by us. If that information is inaccurate, please let us know and we will endeavour to make the necessary amendments, erase, or block the relevant information as you request.
We reserve the ability to update or modify this Policy at any time and from time to time. We will notify you of any updates or changes we make to this Policy. If you disagree with our revisions to the Policy, you can deactivate your account or discontinue the use of the Halo App.
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