Privacy Policy


Fintech Firsthand Advisors (hereinafter “Fintech Firsthand”) takes the confidentiality of your personal information seriously. The following Privacy Policy sets forth our information-gathering and dissemination practices for this website. By visiting or browsing this website, you hereby agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy and consent to the collection and use of information as discussed in this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy, do not access this website.

We strive to make your dealings with us as private, easy, and secure as possible. Under no circumstances will we sell, rent or loan any of your personally identifiable information to any third party. When necessary, we may use and share information with those persons and third-party entities specifically involved in the processing of your payment, a membership application, or a communication to receive services from Fintech Firsthand; in addition, we may use and share aggregated information that does not uniquely identify you when it enables us to improve and enrich our services and website content. In addition, Fintech Firsthand reserves the right to use and share your information if Fintech Firsthand believes doing so is necessary to operate this site or where such disclosure may be required by law or to protect Fintech Firsthand’s rights or the rights of others.

Our privacy policy is perpetual, with an effective start date of April 11, 2024. Fintech Firsthand reserves the right to modify or amend this Privacy Policy at any time. All changes will be effective immediately upon their posting to this website. Material changes will be conspicuously posted on this website. By accessing or using this website after such changes are posted you agree and consent to all such changes.

Personally Identifiable Account Information

Fintech Firsthand may collect the information you voluntarily share with us in applying for services or request for information, as well as other information, for example through Internet Protocol (“IP”) addresses and the use of “Cookies,” which may be placed on your computer when you access the website. (See the sections on IP Addresses and “Cookies” below.)

Fintech Firsthand may collect any content, record, or electronic communication of any kind, including without limitation your (1) contact information, (2) financial information, (3) demographic information, and (4) other personal information required to process your application to request services from Fintech Firsthand, so that we may provide you with the information or services that you request, and so that we may communicate with you and send you information and materials for marketing and other purposes, subject to applicable laws and the terms of the Privacy Policy.

Fintech Firsthand maintains full rights to any information collected on this website and may freely collect, use, and disclose such information unless specifically prohibited by this Privacy Policy or applicable law. In the event of a change in control of Fintech Firsthand or sale by Fintech Firsthand of substantially all of its assets, any information owned by or in the control of Fintech Firsthand may be transferred to such Fintech Firsthand successor, who will comply with the terms of this Privacy Policy.

IP Addresses

Fintech Firsthand reserves the right to log IP addresses for systems administration purposes. IP addresses are not used to track a user’s session. This information only helps us determine how often different areas of our site are visited. We do not link IP addresses to any personally identifiable information.

Cookies

Fintech Firsthand reserves the right to utilize cookies to track the use of our website and to facilitate and enhance your experience on our website. Cookies are small pieces of information stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. Our cookies enable us to facilitate access to different aspects of our website. For example, by showing when and how you and others visit our website, cookies help us see which pages of the website are popular and which are not. Cookies can also help us to improve your experience on this website, for example, by remembering your address or other personal information when you request information or services on the website.

Most web browsers automatically accept Cookies, but you can disable this function so your browser will not accept Cookies. Please be aware that disabling this function may impact the use and functionality of this website.

Access by Children

This website is not directed toward children under 13 years of age, and Fintech Firsthand does not knowingly collect or use information from children under 13 through this website.

E-Mail Communication

Fintech Firsthand may use your personal information to send promotional communications pending user consent. You can opt out of receiving such promotional communications from us anytime. To discontinue your receipt of such promotional communications or modify the subject matter of the content you receive from us, visit the email preferences link included in every email we send.

Security

We limit access to personally identifiable information about you to our employees and third-party agents who we reasonably believe need access to your information to provide you with the information or services you request from Fintech Firsthand.

This website has security measures to help protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. While we cannot guarantee that loss, misuse, or alteration to data will not occur, Fintech Firsthand uses industry standards, such as Secure Socket Layers (SSL) technology, to help safeguard against such occurrences. In certain areas, the information passed between your browser and our system is encrypted with SSL technology to create a protected connection between you and our website to ensure confidentiality.

Third-Party Websites

This website may link to, or be linked to, other websites not maintained by or related to Fintech Firsthand. Fintech Firsthand is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of any third parties or third-party websites, including any linked or linking websites. To the extent that you disclose personally identifiable information to any such third parties, different rules may apply to their use and disclosure of personal information that you disclose to them. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of such websites before disclosing your personal information to them.

Contacting Us

If you have any other questions or concerns regarding these Terms & Conditions, you can reach us here.