Last modified: July 22, 2021
The types of information we may collect or that you may provide when you download, install, access, or the Services.
Our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting, and disclosing that information.
This policy applies only to information we collect in this Services, and in email, text, and other electronic communications sent through or in connection with this Services.
This policy DOES NOT apply to information that we collect offline or on any other Bushel mobile applications or websites, including websites you may access through this Services.
Our websites and other apps, and these other third parties may have their own privacy policies, which we encourage you to read before providing information on or through them.
Children Under the Age of 13
The Services are not intended for children under 13 years of age, and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us as provided under Contact Information below.
Information We Collect and How We Collect It
We collect information from and about users of our Services (a) directly from you when you provide it to us and (b) automatically when you use the Services as described in this policy.
Information You Provide to Us
When you download, register with, or use this Services, we may ask you to provide information:
By which you may be personally identified, such as name, postal address, email address, telephone number, a user name or any other identifier by which you may be contacted online or offline (“personal information”).
Information that you provide by filling in forms within the Services or when you report a problem with the Services.
Records and copies of your correspondence with us or others on the Services.
Your responses to surveys that we might ask you to complete for research purposes.
Your search queries on the Services.
Your transaction history and payment or other financial information (“transaction information”), to the extent necessary to provide purchase and sale functionality within the Services.
In addition, we may compile aggregate, anonymous, or de-identified data from various sources, including, but not limited to, accounts and transactions. This data, which we may use for our business purposes consistent with applicable law, does not identify an individual and is not personal information.
Certain features of the Services—such as the execution of commodity trades—may only be accessible while you are logged into your account. If you do not have an account, certain features of the Services may not be available to you.
Automatic Information Collection and Tracking
When you download, access, and use the Services, it may use technology to automatically collect:
Usage Details. When you access and use the Services, we may automatically collect certain details of your access to and use of the Services, including logs and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on or through the Services.
Device Information. We may collect information about your mobile device and internet connection, including the device’s unique device identifier, IP address, operating system, browser type, mobile network information, and the device’s telephone number.
If you do not want us to collect this information you may opt out at any time by notifying us as provided under Contact Information below, except to the extent we must collect this information in order to provide the services you request. For more information, see CHOICES ABOUT HOW WE USE AND DISCLOSE YOUR INFORMATION.
We also may use these technologies to collect information about your activities over time and across third-party websites, apps, or other online services (behavioral tracking).
Information Collection and Tracking Technologies
The technologies we use for automatic information collection may include:
Cookies (or mobile cookies). A cookie is a small file placed on your smartphone. It may be possible to refuse to accept mobile cookies by activating the appropriate setting on your smartphone. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our Services.
Web Beacons. Pages of the Services and our emails may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs, pixel tags, and single-pixel gifs) that permit Bushel, for example, to count users who have visited those pages or opened an email and for other related app statistics (for example, recording the popularity of certain app content and verifying system and server integrity).
Third-Party Information Collection
When you use the Services or its content, certain third parties may use automatic information collection technologies to collect information about you or your device. These third parties [may] include:
Your mobile device manufacturer.
Your mobile service provider.
How We Use Your Information
We use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any personal or transactional information, to:
Provide you with the Services and its contents, and any other information, products or services that you request from us.
Process or fulfill trades and other transactions
Determining your eligibility for our services
Maintain our records
Fulfill any other purpose for which you provide it.
Give you notices about your account, including expiration and renewal notices.
Carry out our obligations and enforce our rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and us, including for billing and collection.
Notify you when Services updates are available, and of changes to any products or services we offer or provide though it.
Develop or improve our Services’s features and functionality.
The usage information we collect helps us to improve our Services and to deliver a better and more personalized experience by enabling us to:
Estimate our audience size and usage patterns.
Store information about your preferences, allowing us to customize our Services according to your individual interests.
Speed up your searches.
Recognize you when you use the Services.
We may also use your information to contact you about our own and third parties’ goods and services that may be of interest to you. If you do not want us to use your information in this way, please check the relevant box located on the account registration form or adjust your user preferences in your account profile.
Disclosure of Your Information
We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual or device, without restriction.
In addition, we may disclose personal information that we collect or you provide:
To our subsidiaries and affiliates.
To contractors, service providers, and other third parties we use to support our business.
To a buyer or other successor in the event of a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution, or other sale or transfer of some or all of Bushel’s assets, whether as a going concern or as part of bankruptcy, liquidation, or similar proceeding, in which personal information held by Bushel about our Services users is among the assets transferred.
To fulfill the purpose for which you provide it.
For any other purpose disclosed by us when you provide the information.
With your consent.
To comply with any court order, law, or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request.
If we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of Bushel, our customers or others.
Your Choices About Our Collection, Use, and Disclosure of Your Information
We strive to provide you with choices regarding the personal information you provide to us. This section describes mechanisms we provide for you to control certain uses and disclosures of over your information.
Promotion by Bushel. If you do not want us to use your email address or telephone number to promote our own or third parties’ products or services, you can opt-out by contacting us as provided under Contact Information below. You can also always opt-out by logging into the Services and adjusting your user preferences in your account profile by checking or unchecking the relevant boxes or by sending us an email as provided under Contact Information below or reply STOP to any of our text messages from the phone number associated with your account. You may not be able to opt out of receiving certain service or transactional messages from us, including, for example, legal notices.
Accessing and Correcting Your Personal Information
You can review and change your personal information by logging into the Services and visiting your account profile page.
You may also send us an email as provided under Contact Information below to request access to, correct, or delete any personal information that you have provided to us. We cannot delete your personal information except by also deleting your user account. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.
We have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure. All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers behind appropriate firewalls and similar technology.
The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet and mobile platforms is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted through our Services. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures we provide.
We take measures to delete your personal information or keep it in a form that does not permit identifying you when this information is no longer necessary for the purposes for which we process it, unless we are required by law to keep this information for a longer period, as described in our records management policy. You may contact us as provided under Contact Information below to request that your personal information be deleted; however, we reserve the right to retain personal information to the extent required by law or for compliance purposes.