Techpals.com is a website owned by Techpal Solutions Inc and is formed to use the services of Techpal Inc and Techpal Solutions (Barbados) Inc.

The general provisions of this privacy policy apply to these companies except where they relate to services supplied specifically by Techpal Solutions Inc or its website Techpals.com.

We at Techpals.com do not ask for personal information unless it is needed to conduct business efficiently or to deliver services to our clients.

The personal information we store includes information on name, address, email, telephone number, skills and experience and similar information needed for the smooth functioning of our systems.

We aim for strict confidentiality in the storage of your personal information.

We do not share personal information except in the necessary execution of our services or to comply with the law.

We do not sell or rent information to anyone.

Any reference to a particular company is not meant to be a recommendation of that company.

We do not store credit card information of our users on our website or on our servers.

We have an arrangement with STRIPE where the credit card information on all our clients is stored by STRIPE. They have taken on the responsibility for storing maintaining and securing this information. By using our services you agree to this process. STRIPE is fully PCI compliant.

Your credit card information cannot therefore be stolen from our website since it is not retained by us. This allows us to be PCI compliant.

Similarly, our payouts are done through PAYPAL. The PayPal system does not require that we hold bank account numbers or card numbers for our techpals (service providers). We do not therefore carry your credit card information on our system. Should one of our customers or our service providers have difficulty in receiving payments, the party involved may be permitted to use or accept another means of payment.

From time to time Techpals.com may release information on groups, or by the geography or of users in particular categories , but will not disclose individual information, except as is necessary to complete the delivery of a service to our client and where the service provider has a similar privacy policy or where such disclosure is required by law or to protect the integrity of our business or in the interest of the public. Techpals.com uses all reasonable means to protect against unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of personally identifying information.

By using this site you agree that if at any time this business is sold that you agree that the buyer can use the information provided during the period of the site’s activity and may continue to use the information provided earlier.

From time to time certain services may be performed for our business by an affiliated company or a partner company. Such companies are also expected to respect privacy principles. Your agreement to use our services includes the supplying of services by affiliated or partner companies.

Although most changes are minor, Techpals.com may change its Privacy Policy from time to time. We encourage users to frequently check this page for any changes to it Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy constitutes acceptance of such change.

Other Security Matters

Our objective is to maintain a secure system. We use several security companies to secure our site and we carry the logo of two of them on our website as evidence.

Our website has been given secure status and our SSL has been obtained from a reputable entity which uses encryption methodologies