Privacy Policy

Last updated: April 24, 2022

This privacy policy (“Policy”) describes how VOUM (together with our subsidiaries and affiliates, “Company”, “we”, “our”, or “us”) may collect, use, share, and store the personal information of users of our websites (the “Sites”). This Policy applies to the Sites, applications, products, and services (collectively, “Services”) on or in which it is posted, linked, or referenced.

We are committed to protecting your personal information. When you access or use our Services, you accept the terms of this Policy and trust us with your personal information. You consent to our collection, use, disclosure, and retention of your information as described in this Policy. If you don’t agree with any part of this Policy, then please do not use any of our Services.

Please note that this Policy does not apply to information collected through third-party websites or services that you may access through the Services.

What We Collect

Information you provide us

The personal information that we collect depends on the context of your interactions with us, the choices you make, the Services and the products and features you use, such as:

  • Identity. First and last name, username, profile picture, and other identifiers. When required by law, we may request additional information, such as identification documents, to verify your identity.
  • Contact information. Email address, mailing address, and phone number.
  • Usage information. Information about how you use the Services, such as the products and features you use and actions you take.
  • Marketing data. Your preferences for receiving our marketing communications and details about how you engage with them.
  • User communications. Your communications when you contact us with questions or feedback, including feedback about the Services and customer support correspondences.
  • Payment and financial information. Credit card information and other financial information when you make purchases or payments and related transaction information.
  • Technical data. Blockchain wallet address and network transactions.

Information we automatically collect

We automatically collect certain information when you access, use, download, or interact with the Services, such as:

  • Device data. Browser and device characteristics, operating system, IP address, public blockchain wallet address, and language preferences.
  • Usage data. URLs, country, location, how and when you use the Services, and other technical information.
  • Transaction data. Information about your purchase activity or other transactions, such as product details, purchase price, and the date and location of the transaction.
  • Marketing data. Your preferences for receiving our marketing communications and details about how you engage with them.
  • Cookies. We may use cookies and similar tracking technologies (like web beacons and pixels) to access or store information.

How We Share This Information

To provide and improve our service

We use your personal information to:

  • Enable you to access and use the Services.
  • Provide and deliver products and services that you may request.
  • Maintain and improve our products and services.
  • Personalize your experience with the Services.
  • Process and complete transactions, and send you related information, including purchase confirmations and ticketing information.
  • Facilitate events and provide information about events that you indicate an interest in.
  • Send information, including technical notices, updates, security alerts, and administrative messages.
  • Provide support for the Services, including resolving issues and responding to your questions and feedback.

To comply with the law

In some cases, we have a legal obligation to collect or use your personal information. We use your personal information as we believe necessary or appropriate to:

  • Comply with applicable laws, including anti-money laundering (AML) laws and know-your-customer (KYC) requirements.
  • Comply with lawful requests and legal processes, such as responding to subpoenas or requests from government authorities.

Compliance, fraud prevention, and safety

We use your personal information as we believe necessary or appropriate to:

  • Prevent, detect and investigate fraudulent, harmful, or illegal activity, including cyberattacks and scams.
  • Enforce the Terms of Use that govern the Services.
  • Comply with our internal policies and procedures.

To send marketing communications

We and our third-party marketing partners may use your personal information for marketing purposes, such as to send you communications (including via text message and/or email as permitted by law) about promotions, upcoming events, and other news about products and services offered by us. You can opt-out of our marketing and promotional communications at any time.

Targeted advertising

We engage third-party advertising partners to display ads to you. Our advertising partners may use cookies and similar technologies to collect information about your online activity for the purpose of targeting ads to you.

Research and analytics

We may use your information for data analysis, including identifying usage trends, determining the effectiveness of our promotional campaigns, and evaluating and improving our services, products, marketing, and your experience. We may use, store and share this information in aggregated or anonymized form so that it is not associated with individual end-users and does not include personal information.

With your consent

We may use or share your personal information with your consent, such as when you consent to let us post your testimonials or endorsements on our Services, you instruct us to take a specific action with respect to your personal information, or you opt into third party marketing communications.

How We Share This Information

We do not share your personal information with anyone else without your express consent, except as described in this Policy. We disclose personal information to third parties under the following circumstances:

Service providers and professional advisors

Companies and individuals that provide services on our behalf or help us operate the Services, such as payment processing, customer support, marketing, hosting, event organization, logistics planning, analytics, email delivery, database management services, and identity verification services, as well as lawyers, bankers, auditors, and insurers, in the course of the professional services that they render to us.

Compliance with laws and law enforcement; protection and safety

For legal, protection, and safety purposes, such as to:

  • Comply with laws, including KYC and AML requirements.
  • Respond to lawful requests and legal processes.
  • Protect the rights and property of the Company, our agents, customers, and others. This includes enforcing our agreements, policies, and terms of use.
  • Protect the safety of our employees and agents, our customers, or any person.

We may share your personal information with our subsidiaries and corporate entities affiliated for purposes consistent with this Policy.

Business transactions

When we enter into a business transaction or negotiate a business transaction, involving a corporate divestiture, merger, consolidation, acquisition, reorganization, bankruptcy, sale, or other transfer of all or a part of our business or assets.

Event partners

We may share your personal information with co-organizers, co-hosts, and co-sponsors of any events, such as conferences, webinars, and hackathons, whether in-person or virtual, that we organize, host, or sponsor.

Other users

Certain of our Services enable you to connect to and interact with other users of those Services. If you access or use such Services, we may share your personal information with other users.


You may permit us to share your personal information with other companies or entities of your choosing. Those uses will be subject to the privacy policies of the recipient entities.

We may also share aggregated and/or anonymized data with others for their own uses.


We retain personal information for as long as it is necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this Policy, unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law, such as tax, accounting, fraud prevention, assisting in investigations, resolving disputes, to establish or defend legal claims or other legal requirements.

In some circumstances, we may anonymize your personal information such that it can no longer be associated with you, in which case we may use this information indefinitely without further notice to you.

How We Secure This Information

We employ appropriate technical and organizational security measures designed to protect the security of any personal information we process. However, the security of information transmitted through the internet can never be guaranteed. We are not responsible for any interception or interruption of any communications through the internet or for changes to or losses of data. Users of the Services are responsible for maintaining the security of any password, biometrics, user ID, or other forms of authentication involved in obtaining access to password-protected or secure areas of any of our digital services. In order to protect you and your data, we may suspend your use of any of the Services, without notice, pending an investigation, if any breach of security is suspected.


We do not knowingly solicit data from or market to persons under the age of 18. By using the Services, you represent that you are at least 18 or that you are the parent or guardian of such a minor and consent to such minor dependent's use of the Services.

Your Choices

Access, update, correct or delete

You may contact us to request a copy of your personal information. You may also request that we update, correct, or delete your personal information or that we update your preferences. We are permitted to request additional information from you to verify your identity and authority to delete the account.

Opt-out of marketing communications

You may opt-out of receiving newsletters, promotional emails, and other marketing communications by following the instructions in such communications we send you.

Opt-out of sharing information with third parties

You may opt-out of sharing your personal information with third parties by contacting us.

Opt-out of tracking technologies generally

Regular cookies may generally be disabled through the preferences and settings of most web browsers.

Opt-out of Google Analytics

You may exercise choices regarding the use of cookies from Google Analytics by going to and downloading the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on. Your use of such add-ons is subject to Google’s terms of use.

Do Not Track

Most web browsers and some mobile operating systems and mobile applications include a Do Not Track (“DNT”) feature setting you can activate to signal your privacy preference not to have data about your online browsing activities monitored and collected. We do not currently respond to DNT browser signals.

Changes To This Policy

We may update this Policy from time to time. If we make any changes, we will change the Last Updated date above. We encourage you to periodically review the Policy for the latest information on our privacy practices.

Any modifications to this Policy will be effective upon our posting of the updated terms. In all cases, your continued use of the Services following the posting of any updated Policy indicates your acceptance of the terms of the updated Policy.

Notice To California Residents

California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits individual California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of certain categories of personal information to third parties for those third parties' direct marketing purposes.

If you are a California resident, you have certain additional rights with respect to your personal information pursuant to the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”).

We are required to inform you of:

  • What categories of information we may collect about you, including during the preceding 12 months: See the section “What kinds of information do we collect?”.
  • The purposes for which we may use your personal information, including during the preceding 12 months: See the section “How do we use this information?”.
  • The purposes for which we may share your personal information, including during the preceding 12 months: See the section “How do we share this information?”. In addition, we may share the following categories of information with the following parties:
  • Identity information: Service providers such as KYC service providers.
  • Contact information: Marketing partners and event partners.
  • Financial information: Service providers such as payment service providers and logistics providers.
  • In the preceding 12 months, we have not sold any personal information of consumers

Your rights

You have the right to request to know: (i) the categories of personal information we have collected about you in the last 12 months; (ii) the specific pieces of personal information we have about you; (iii) the categories of sources from which that personal information was collected; (iv) the categories of your personal information that we sold or disclosed in the last 12 months; (v) the categories of third parties to whom your personal information was sold or disclosed in the last 12 months; and (vi) the purpose for collecting and selling your personal information. These rights are subject to limitations as described in the CCPA. We may deny your request if we need to do so to comply with our legal rights or obligations.

We will not discriminate against any consumer for exercising their CCPA rights.

You may exercise these rights yourself or you may designate an authorized agent to make these requests on your behalf. To protect your information, we may need to verify your identity before processing your request, including collecting additional information to verify your identity, such as government-issued identification documents. We will not fulfill your request unless you have provided sufficient information for us to reasonably verify you are the individual about whom we collected personal information. We will only use the personal information provided in the verification process to verify your identity or authority to make a request and to track and document request responses unless you initially provided the information for another purpose. When we verify your agent’s request, we may verify your identity and request a signed document from your agent that authorizes your agent to make the request on your behalf. To protect your personal information, we reserve the right to deny a request from an agent that does not submit proof that they have been authorized by you to act on their behalf.

Notice To Nevada Residents

If you are a Nevada resident, you have the right to opt-out of the sale of certain personal information to third parties. At this time, we do not sell your information to third parties. If that were to change, we will update this Policy.

Notice For EEA

If you are a data subject in the European Economic Area, the United Kingdom, or Switzerland, you have certain rights with respect to your personal data pursuant to the General Data Protection Regulation of the European Union (“GDPR”). This section applies to you.

References to “personal information” in this Policy are equivalent to “personal data” as defined under GDPR.

We process your personal data in reliance on the legal bases below. Where the purpose of processing is:

  • To provide and improve our service: We process your personal data as necessary to perform the contract under which we provide our Services or to take steps that you request prior to signing up for the Services.
  • To comply with the law: We process your personal data as necessary to comply with applicable laws and our legal obligations.
  • For compliance, fraud prevention, and safety: We have a legitimate interest in processing your personal data, as described in this Policy, and our reasons for doing so outweigh any prejudice to your data protection rights. We also process your personal data as necessary to comply with our legal obligations.
  • To send marketing communications; for targeted advertising; or for research and analytics: We have a legitimate interest in processing your personal data, as described in this Policy, and our reasons for doing so outweigh any prejudice to your data protection rights.
  • With your consent: We process your personal data in reliance on your consent. You may withdraw at any time in the manner indicated when you provided consent or in the Services.

Your rights

You may: (i) ask whether we have any personal data about you and request a copy of such personal data; (ii) request that we update or correct inaccuracies in your personal data; (iii) request that we delete your personal data; (iv) request a portable copy of your personal data; (v) request that we restrict the processing of your personal data if such processing is inappropriate; and (vi) object to our processing of your personal data. These rights are subject to applicable law.

If you would like to submit a complaint about our use of your personal data or our response to your requests regarding your personal data, please contact us at the same email. You may also lodge a complaint with your local data protection authority.

Transfers outside of the EEA

If we transfer your personal data outside the European Economic Area, we will do so in accordance with the terms of this Policy and applicable data protection law.


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