We take your privacy seriously. We are committed to protecting your privacy, including any Personal Data that you may provide to us for the use of our Service or on our website.
weOwn welcomes you to contact us with any questions or comments you may have through the email links located on various pages of the site. Please inform us if you would not like to receive future emails from weOwn by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org with regarding your request.
3. Information We Collect
When you sign up for an account with app.weown.ca, you will be asked to fill out your contact information, as well as information regarding your financial preferences, housing needs, neighbourhood preferences, and lifestyle expectations. This information is collected solely to ensure that you are able to effectively use our Service. We do not collect information that is not relevant to the use of our Service.
4. How We Use Information
We require information about your financial and housing preferences in order to connect you with a potential co-owner. The data that you provide is used to show you your compatibility score with other users. Only your first name, age, and personal bio will be shown to other users – all other data is shown in the form of compatibility graphs and general estimates of the house price that you and your weOwn partners can afford. Your financial data, is kept secure, and will not be shared publicly on our platform.
5. How We Share Information
Because we work closely with realtor and brokerage partners, we may share the information that you provide us with them to ensure that your experience of purchasing a home is as seamless and straightforward as possible. We will not share any information that is not required or relevant to our Service.
We may disclose your information if reasonably necessary: (i) to comply with a legal process, such as a court order, subpoena or search warrant, government / law enforcement investigation or other legal requirements; (ii) to assist in the prevention or detection of crime (subject in each case to applicable law); or (iii) to protect the safety of any person.
We may also share information: (i) if sharing the information would mitigate our liability in an actual or threatened lawsuit; (ii) as necessary to protect our legal rights and legal rights of our users, business partners or other interested parties; (iii) to enforce our agreements with you; and (iv) to investigate, prevent, or take other action regarding illegal activity, suspected fraud or other wrongdoing.
We may ask for your consent to share your information with third parties. In any such case, we will be clear as to why we want to share the information.
7. How We Protect Information
We work hard to protect you from unauthorized access to or alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information. As with all technology companies, although we take steps to secure your information, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your personal information will always remain secure.
We regularly monitor our systems for possible vulnerabilities and attacks and regularly review our information collection, storage and processing practices to update our physical, technical and organizational security measures.
8. Website Information
In addition to the Personal Data you may give us, our site collects and records the information about your visit to our site using cookies. You may disable this feature in your search engine settings.
Cookies are small packets of data that are transferred from a website to your hard drive. Cookies allow the Website to identify your device and keep a record of certain pages you visit on the Website. This means that the Website will recognize your device when it accesses those web pages on a later date and will input your preferences.
Web browsers usually accept cookies automatically. You can configure your web browser to disable cookies or require the web browser to alert you when cookies are being used, but this may reduce the functionality available to you when accessing the Website.
10. Other Websites
This site may contain links to other websites not maintained by weOwn. These links are provided to you only as a convenience and weOwn takes no responsibility or liability for the information contained or collected on other websites.
Last Updated: October 17th, 2018