SQUAD TERMS & CONDITIONS

Our Agreement

For the purposes of these Terms, Squadron LTD (“Squad” or “us”) is a company registered in England and Wales whose registered office is at Camden Town Hall, Judd Street, London, United Kingdom, WC1H 9JE.

These Terms and Conditions should be read together with our Privacy Policy.

By using the Squad App Service (the “App”) provided by Squad the user (the “User” or “you”) confirm to accept these Terms and Conditions (or “Terms”) and agree to be bound by them in your use of the service. If you do not agree to these Terms, please do not use the service.

The service

Squad’s goal is to managing money easy, social & rewarding. Squad’s App service enables the Users to better manage their finances through savings and investment options on the basis of a defined set of instructions, specifically set by the Users themselves.

The App links to Users’ personal current accounts and credit cards (the ‘Source Accounts’), through bank-level secure technology, to track spending patterns and to automatically transfer funds to a personal electronic money wallet.

Squad will also automatically take the spare change out of the linked account on every transaction and store it in a secure and guaranteed personal savings account.

Use of the Service and Registration

To use the App, you must be at least 18 (eighteen) years old and register an account with us providing accurate, correct and up to date information.

Upon registration, or during the later use of the App, you are required to provide to Squad the following:

  • Name and Surname;
  • Email;
  • Mobile Phone Number;
  • Birthday;
  • Nationality;
  • Country of Residence and Address;
  • IBAN or BIC/Swift or Account and Sortcode;
  • Copies of Personal Identification Documents (such as your Passport, ID, Driver License).

By creating an account on the App you will be granting read only access to details relating to your bank account. The information relating to your bank account, including balances, spending patterns, vendors and other information relating to the current balance and transaction history of your account. You expressly agree to us storing and utilizing this data for the purposes of providing the Service.

Bank Account’s credentials are collected through and stored by a secure third party account aggregation service provided by Saltedge Inc in order to allow Users to link their bank accounts to the App for the purposes of the service.

You will be required to create an electronic wallet (‘e-wallet’), as provided by Mangopay SA, to use as the payment solution for all transactions made by Users within the App. The payment solution provided to Squad is based on the electronic money (‘e-money’) issued by Mangopay (‘e-wallet Provider’) upon the demand and for the accounts of Users. By creating a Mangopay account, Users agree to be bound by Mangopay’s Terms and Privacy Policy as specified below.

Direct Debit Mandate: After completing registration or at a later time, you will receive notice within the App requiring to mandate a Direct Debit; to do so, the User will have to complete the provided Mandate form with your Bank details. The Single European Payment Area (’SEPA’) Direct Debit Mandate (the ’Mandate’) allows the periodical automatic transfer of funds from your Source Account to your e-wallet for the purposes of the service. GC re Mangopay and Squadron Ltd will be the names that appear as Creditor Reference Parties on your Bank statement.

By signing the provided Mandate form, you thereby authorize:

  • GC re Mangopay to send instructions to your Bank to debit your Source account, and
  • Your Bank to debit your Source Account in accordance with the instruction from GC re Mangopay.

The Mandate reference number will be available to you after confirmation. You will always receive notice before being charged.

Third Party Services

In providing the service, Squad relies upon a number of third party service Providers (the ‘Providers’).

By using the service, you agree that we acquire and share information about you with those Providers.

You agree, within the limits set by the law, to abide by the terms and conditions of those Providers and that Squad will not be held liable for their actions or omissions. The Providers we use and their terms of service may vary from time to time and you can obtain a full and up to date list of Providers by emailing your request at hello@joinsquad.io

Saltedge We use a tool provided by Salt Edge Inc (www.saltedge.com) (“Saltedge”) that allows you to send information on your payment accounts to us and other service providers. In order to use our services, you will be asked to open an account with Saltedge and agree to their Terms of Service. The Terms of Service set out the terms on which you agree to Saltedge accessing information on your payment accounts for the purposes of transmitting that information to us. Saltedge is subject to UK and EU data protection laws and is required to treat your data in accordance with those laws, as well as the Terms of Service and Saltedge’s Privacy Policy

Mangopay: Mangopay issues e-money and is licensed in Luxembourg by the Financial Sector Supervisory Commission (as defined by Directive 2009/110/EC ‘E-Money Directive’). Mangopay’s Application Programming Interface (‘API’) allows the management and distribution of e-money directly to the User. By creating a Mangopay account, you acknowledge and agree to be bound by Mangopay’s Terms and Conditions and that you have at all times a direct contractual relationship with the e-wallet Provider in regards to the e-wallet account. Squad allows the User to purchase e-money from the e-wallet Provider, using funds deposited in your personal Source Accounts. The funds deposited with the e-wallet Provider are maintained in accordance with the above mentioned E-Money Directive and legislation regarding the combating of money laundering and the financing of terrorism. The funds deposited in your e-wallet are full-fledged segregated funds from Mangopay’s own funds and they will continue to be available at all times via the e-wallet Provider. Squad has no direct control over these funds.

Content provided by Third Parties

Squad is not responsible or liable for any service, content or links provided by Third Parties shown therein, as well as for their availability.

Privacy Policy

By using the service, you acknowledge and agree to the terms of our privacy. Please refer to the Privacy Policy for information regarding the collection, use and disclosure of your Personal Data.

Deleting your account and account termination

Registered Users may cancel their accounts and stop using the service at any time, by directly contacting us by email.

Squad reserves the right to suspend or terminate the service at any time, even without notice, in case of breach of these Terms through your use of the service.

Indemnity

You agree to indemnify and hold Squad and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, agents, co-branders, partners and employees, as the case may be, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any Third Party due to or arising out of your content, use of or connection to the service, violation of these Terms, or violation of any Third Party rights.

Permitted Use

Users may not:

  • Reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, modify or create derivative works based on the App or any portion of it;
  • Circumvent any technology used by the App or its licensors to protect content accessible via it;
  • Copy, store, edit, change, prepare any derivative work of or alter in any way any of the content provided through the App; use any robot, spider, site search/retrieval application, or other automated device, process or means to access, retrieve, scrape, or index any portion of the App or its content;
  • Rent, lease or sublicense the App;
  • Use the App in any other improper way that violates these Terms.

Copyright and Intellectual Property

All trademarks, trade names, service marks, word marks, illustrations, images, logos that appear in the App or concerning Squad are, and remain, the exclusive property of Squad or its licensors and are protected by the laws in force.

Changes to these Terms

Squad reserves the right to modify these Terms at any time and will inform the Users of such changes by publishing a notice within the App.

Users who continue to use the App after the publication of such changes, thereby accept the new Terms in their entirety.

Limitation of Liabilities

Squad shall not be held liable for any loss suffered by the User unless such loss arises from our gross negligence, breach of Terms, willful default or fraud or from our failure to comply with applicable laws.

Squad will not be held liable for any loss incurred by the User arising, wholly or partly, as a result of an event which is beyond our reasonable control to prevent and the effect of which is beyond our reasonable power to avoid in relation to your Squad account.

The User expressly releases and exempts Squad from any liability relating to possible damages or claims of any kind, against Squad or Third Parties, arising from improper use of the service or caused by failure to comply with the law and the present Terms by the User.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

These Terms and any dispute concerning the implementation, interpretation and validity of this agreement are subject to UK law.

The parties agree to carry out any dispute, within the limits of the applicable law, under the jurisdiction of UK Courts.

Contact

You may contact us at: hello@joinsquad.io.