Federal law gives consumers the right to limit some but not all sharing. Federal law also requires us to tell you how we collect, share, and protect your personal information. Please read this notice carefully to understand what we do.
Information We Collect About You
We collect information about you in the following ways:
(I) Information You Provide: To use SoLo’s website [solofunds.com] (the “Platform“), whether as a prospective borrower or a prospective lender, you will be required to create a user profile (a “Profile”), which will include furnishing Personal Information, which may include your name, email address, mailing address, telephone number and Social Security Number. If you are interested in obtaining a loan, you will also be required to provide additional financial information, which may include income, employment, and bank account information. To verify your identity and the information that you have been provided, you may also be asked to scan and upload images of certain documents, including your driver’s license or other form of identification.
(II) Information from Third Parties: Third parties, such as credit bureaus and social media platforms, may provide us with information related to you. We may combine this information with information we already have about you to assist prospective lenders in evaluating your loan request or for similar purposes.
How We Use Information We Collect. Information we collect from you may be used in one or more of the following ways:
To verify your identity and age as well as to guard against potential fraud;
To obtain, with your authorization, third-party data from credit bureaus, social media sites, or others in connection with your loan request;
To personalize your experience using the Platform;
To provide customer service and to send regular communications regarding your transactions and related offers;
To enable our service providers to provide you with services, such as funds payments, billing, and collection activities, as needed;
To market additional products and services to you;
To improve the Platform and to develop or offer new products and services;
To enforce agreements with you;
To comply with a court order, legal process, or applicable law, including retaining personal data or responding to any government or regulatory request; and/or
For any other purpose for which you provide your consent.
Information We Share. We may share information with third parties for everyday business purposes, including:
Other SoLo users that are interested in considering your loan request, including but not limited to those SoLo users that ultimately fund your loan request (the “Lender“);
Our banking partner, Evolve Bank, and other third party service providers, including SynapseFi, our software provider, and a debt collection company;
Credit bureaus to report repayment status of loans made through the Platform, as permitted by law; and
Government officials, including law enforcement, when we subject to subpoena, court order or similar legal procedure or we need to do so to comply with law.
SoLo will not sell or license any of your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes and will only share your personal information with third parties as described above. We may share aggregated, non-identifiable user information with third parties, such as advertisers and content distributors.
Third Party Data Collection
Compliance with State and Federal Laws
Modifications to This Policy
Your continued use of the Platform after any modification of this policy shall constitute your agreement to be bound by any such changes. We will, however, seek your consent to future modifications to the extent we are required by applicable law.
How You Can Contact Us
You may either log in to your Profile on the Platform or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to request access to, correct, or delete any personal information that you have provided to us or to exercise any other data protection right to which we are subject under applicable law, statute, or regulation. Please note that 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. You may also contact us at the following: submit a request here.
Last Updated: March 5, 2020.