When you use ItsCarma, there are expectations for how you must respect and protect the privacy of other users. These are spelled out in our Community Guidelines. Please read it. Violating these rules or other aspects of the ItsCarma Community Guidelines may lead to a loss of account privileges, potentially including a permanent ban from ItsCarma.
ItsCarma is located at 867 26th Avenue, San Francisco, CA, 94121 and is responsible for the content of the Services as well as the collection and management of user information.
ItsCarma is subject to the investigatory and enforcement powers of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).
ItsCarma is a private social network and service that provides its users with a platform to send helpful alerts to other users related to parking and other car-related issues using ItsCarma’s specialized messaging application. For example, on a street-cleaning day a user may see that a car with an ItsCarma sticker has not moved their car and may be ticketed. The ItsCarma application allows this user to send an alert to the car owner to remind them to move their car.
We use “ItsCarma” here to refer to the ItsCarma website and any iOS and Android apps we may develop that provide you with access to that platform. We also use “ItsCarma”, “we”, “us” and “our” to refer to the company operating our Services.
The Services are operated and provided to you by ItsCarma, LLC.
We process your information in furtherance of the following legitimate interests:
When we provide the Services, we collect or receive information in several different ways. In some cases you choose what information to provide. Some information is required in order to use ItsCarma and for us to provide the Services. We use this information for the purposes described further below.
We collect a variety of information from you when you provide it to us directly, or when we request it from you. We provide some examples of these below:
Like nearly every other online service, we automatically collect technical information when you visit or use ItsCarma. We collect information from your browser and the device it is running on. This provides us with technical information when you use ItsCarma as a visitor or user, including:
We use publicly-available sources, such as:
We use the information we have to help us provide, operate, improve, understand, customize, support, and market our Services.
We do not share our members’ information and we display no member profiles. You have control over how your information is used. We delineate here the choices you have regarding deactivating or deleting your ItsCarma account.
You benefit from a number of rights in relation to your information that we process. While some of these rights apply generally, certain rights apply only in certain limited cases. We describe these rights below.
You can update or delete much of your ItsCarma information by logging into your ItsCarma account.
You may exercise your right to access your information and obtain:
In order to obtain such information, please contact us through the following methods:
Please be sure to provide us with your phone number about which you are requesting information. In order to verify your identity, ItsCarma may require verification from the phone number ItsCarma has in its records for you. You may be required to provide more information in order for ItsCarma to assist you. ItsCarma will answer your request within 45 days from its receipt provided that this request is complete and accurate.
In instances where the business is subject to a re-organization, such as a merger or acquisition of some or all of its assets, we may, in accordance with our legitimate interests, need to share information in the course of the transaction. Thus, your information may be disclosed, where permitted by applicable law, in connection with a corporate restructuring, sale, or assignment of assets, merger, or other changes of control or financial status of ItsCarma.
We may retain, preserve, or share your personal information if we have a good-faith belief that it is reasonably necessary to (a) respond, based on applicable law, to a legal request (for example, a subpoena, search warrant, court order, or other request from government or law enforcement); (b) detect, investigate, prevent, and address fraud and other illegal activity, security, or technical issues; (c) protect our rights, property, or safety; (d) enforce our Community Guidelines; (e) prevent physical injury or other harm to any person or entity, including yourself and members of the general public.
We may share some aggregated information with government agencies, such as statistics about neighborhood activity and size. We may also share aggregated or de-identified information with the press.
If you have reason to believe that a child under the age of thirteen (13) has provided information to us through the ItsCarma website or the Services, please contact us at the address below.
ItsCarma uses technical and organizational measures intended to keep your data secure, including using https on our web pages to reduce the risk of unauthorized interception of your communications during your visits to the website. However, the internet is not a fully secure environment and we cannot guarantee that your personal information won’t be intercepted or improperly accessed.
In using ItsCarma, you may come across links to websites and services operated by third parties such as PayPal. These third parties have their own privacy policies which will apply to your activity if you click on the link and access their website or service. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for such external sites’ privacy and security practices.
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