Bitcoin-Api.io Privacy Policy

Last Modified: January 17, 2020

Scope

This is the Privacy Policy of the technology company Bitcoin-Api.io. Bitcoin-Api.io will be referred to in this document as "BA". "You", "your", the "user", or the "customer" will refer to anyone who uses BA services. This Privacy Policy describes how BA handles your data and personally identifiable information when using BA technology including the Bitcoin-Api.io website, the Api-Bitcoin.io bitcoin testnet website, or any API or service provided by BA.

The purpose of this policy is to explain how BA gathers and uses data in a way that's compliant with international regulations and how the data managed by BA is secure for its customers.

Acceptance of Privacy Policy

In using the services provided by BA, you are in agreement with the Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to or are unable to agree to the Privacy Policy, you should cease to use BA and its services immediately.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

The Privacy Policy of BA can be modified at any time. When modified, the "last modified" date at the top of this Privacy Policy will be updated. If there are any material changes to the Privacy Policy, you will be notified by email or as required by law.

Data Collection and Usage

In order for BA to provide its services, data is required to be collected and used in various ways. Specifically below is the data that is collected by BA and how it's used:

Data Sharing

In order to provide and maintain BA services, your data may be shared with law enforcement or other third parties upon necessity. It should also be noted that BA being a company that works with bitcoin, bitcoin transactions, and the bitcoin network, some of the data such as bitcoin addresses and bitcoin transactions will be publicly viewable through the bitcoin network. Below is a summary of what data is shared by BA:

Data Protection

BA uses secure digital and procedural methodologies in order to keep your data and your bitcoin as secure as possible. In order to keep your data and your bitcoin secure, BA security is based on highly secure existing cloud infrastructure including AWS and Google Cloud. In addition, Bitcoin-Api.io DOES NOT store large volumes of Bitcoin. The BA services themselves only contain purposefully minute amounts of bitcoin that are needed for the business computer operation logic.

Data Retention and Access

BA uses accounts that can store personally identifiable information associated with them. Transactions and other user actions associated with those accounts will be stored indefinitely although the personally identifiable information associated with those accounts and actions are not necessarily stored indefinitely, depending upon user request. Personally identifiable information stored with BA can be deleted at any time except for any data which is required to be kept by law.

If you require access to specific data or have a request to delete certain data, you can contact support at support@bitcoin-api.io.

Third-Party Links

BA may have links to third-party websites and other internet based services that are not managed or are affiliated with BA. BA is not responsible for any data shared or any other interaction and any resulting consequences of those actions on those third-party entities. Please refer to those companies' own terms and privacy policies in order to understand how those companies deal with your data and your privacy while using their services.

Age Restrictions

BA is not intended for use by anyone that is under the age of 18. If you are under the age of 18 or are using BA for someone else who is under the age of 18, you are in violation of the Privacy Policy and you must cease to use BA services immediately.

Contact

For any questions, complaints, suggestions, comments, or compliments about this Privacy Policy or any other aspect of BA services, please don't hesitate to contact us through email at support@bitcoin-api.io.