Square Pay Privacy Notice
This Square Pay Privacy Notice (this “Privacy Notice”) describes how we collect, use and disclose the information we collect from you when you opt in to Square Pay (“Square Pay” or “Service”). Square Pay is a service owned by Block, Inc. and references to “us,” “we” or “our” in this Privacy Notice refer to Block, Inc. and its affiliates. By continuing to interact with our Services, you are consenting to the practices described in this Privacy Notice. Please read this Privacy Notice Carefully.
INFORMATION WE COLLECT ABOUT YOU
When you opt in to Square Pay, we will collect and store the following types of information (“Saved Information”):
- Account information, such as your full name, mobile phone number, and email address;
- Payment information, such as your payment card information and billing address;
- Shipping address and preferred shipping method
When we collect your Saved Information, we will use such information to recall checkout information on future transactions on any site powered by Square Online Store (“Square-Powered Site”). We will use this information for order support and processing, fraud detection, and payment authentication and processing for your future transactions.
WHEN AND WITH WHOM WE SHARE YOUR INFORMATION
We may share certain Saved Information with the following categories of service providers and third parties:
Affiliates and group companies. We will share your information with affilaites and group companies to provide you with the Service and to improve our products. For example, we may share your Saved Information internally to understand how you engage with Square company products to help make our services better for you and for everyone, and to help us build services tailored to your preferences. For residents of the European Economic Area (“EEA”), you data is processed by our Irish affiliate, Squareup International Ltd. To provide you with the Service, we may transfer your Saved Information to other regions outside the EEA, including to the United States. To ensure that your data is protected and properly transferred, we rely on intercompany agreements that are subject to the European Union Model Clauses, which govern international data transfers.
Our service providers, who help us provide, maintain and improve the Services.
Law enforcement and compliance authorities, so that we can comply with the law. We will disclose your Saved Information to such authorities, if we believe that disclosure is reasonably necessary (i) to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental requests (e.g., from creditors, tax authorities, law enforcement agencies, etc.); (ii) to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights; (iii) to protect our or our customers’ rights or property, or the security or integrity of our services; (iv) for an investigation of suspected or actual illegal activity; or (vi) to protect us.
Entities in connection with a business transfer or change of control. If we do or try to do a corporate merger, consolidation, or restructuring (including during due diligence and negotiation of these; the sale of substantially all of our stock, assets or both; the financing, acquisition, divestiture, or dissolution of all or a portion of our business; or other corporate change.
We do not, and will never disclose, sell, rent, or otherwise provide your Saved Information to third parties for interest-based advertising and marketing of their own products or services.
WHAT WE DO WITH YOUR INFORMATION WHEN YOUR SQUARE PAY ACCOUNT IS TERMINATED OR YOU OPT OUT OF SQUARE PAY.
Your access to Square Pay may be terminated as explained in the Square Pay Terms of Service. If your Square Pay account is terminated or if you opt out of Square Pay, we will unlink and remove all of your Saved Information within a reasonable period of time. If you have completed order transactions on Square-Powered Sites, we will retain your Saved Information in order to provide services to the merchant with whom you’re transacting and to comply with applicable law.
HOW WE SECURE YOUR SAVED INFORMATION
Square is committed to safeguarding your Saved Information with the highest security standards. Our payment processing systems adhere to the PCI Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS), Level 1.
We take reasonable measures, including administrative, technical, and physical safeguards, to protect your information from loss, theft, and misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. Nevertheless, the internet is not a 100% secure environment, and we cannot guarantee absolute security of the transmission or storage of your information. We hold information about you both at our own premises and with the assistance of third-party service providers.
ACCESSING AND CONTROLLING YOUR SAVED INFORMATION
You retain the rights to your Saved Information at all times. You may access, delete, amend, or correct your Saved Information at all times, but we reserve the right to ask for additional information or documentation to verify your identity when making such requests.
To remove your Saved Information, click the “Opt Out of Square Pay” link at the bottom of the checkout page. You may also opt out of Square Pay anytime by clicking here.
You can modify your Saved Information the next time you check out on a Square-Powered Site. After successfully verifying your identity by entering the verification code, you can modify your payment card information by selecting “Use a different card” on the checkout page. To modify any other Saved Information, select “Edit” in the appropriate section of the checkout page.
If you have any issues deleting or modifying your Saved Information, please contact our Help Center.