FAQ

About SocialChainz

What is SocialChainz?

SocialChainz is the world’s safest social media site, offering unmatched privacy to its users. Since users are the backbone of a social media platform, we at SocialChainz believe that our users should also be integral to our success. Therefore, we have decided to share as much as 50% of our profits with our users. Our platform has a full suite of social media features and functions. Additionally, we will soon offer a wide range of applications and features that will enable users to conduct business with each other, and transact across our platform with trust, thereby creating a whole new social economy on SocialChainz.

Why was SocialChainz started?

As you may be aware, social media today does not provide a reliable experience to users like you. With a huge number of fake and duplicate accounts across social media, the level of trust has eroded. People are constantly being scammed, and advertisers are losing money with their valuable marketing budgets being squandered on fake and duplicate accounts. Meanwhile, despite much talk about user privacy by major online companies, the fact is that users are not provided with any real privacy online. Social media platforms are constantly spying on their users, tracking them and listening in on them, and then targeting them in all sorts of ways – many of them intrusively. In addition, these companies are selling or sharing user data with 3rd parties, thereby exploiting users in ways that they are not even aware of. The result of this disregard for user privacy is the creation of trillions of dollars of wealth concentrated in the hands of a few companies. SocialChainz was created to bring back trust online by not only completely verifying users for who they are but also by providing the world’s best privacy policy.

Why should I use or care about SocialChainz?

Using SocialChainz will enable you to take back your life online. On SocialChainz, you are in control of your information, and you can control who you interact with online, without fear of anyone else getting access to your data or tracking your data online. SocialChains will also allow you to earn from your online presence – something no other social media site does.

In what way is SocialChainz different from other social media sites?

SocialChainz offers many features that you currently get on other social media sites, and more. Apart from offering a large suite of features and functions, we also offer you complete privacy. Further, your data is never shared with third parties, period. You are also treated as a stakeholder, with the opportunity to share in our profits.

Enrolling

Why does SocialChainz require me to provide my government issued photo ID for enrollment?

Your government-issued photo ID is used to verify your identity when you join SocialChainz. This way, we are able to confirm that all users on SocialChainz are who they say they are.

What kinds of ID can I use to enroll?

Any ID you provide, must include your photo on it and be issued by your government. Typically these would include your driver’s license or passport. If these are not available, then you can consider submitting other forms of ID issued by your government such as citizen cards, permanent residency cards (e.g. “green cards”), national identity cards (e.g. “Aadhar”), etc.

Can I use my school or college or work ID for enrollment?

Sorry, we do not accept photo IDs provided by your school, college, university or place of work, even if they have your photo on them.

What does SocialChainz do with my photo ID?

We use your photo ID and your selfie to validate your identity. Once we have verified your ID, we delete any record of your government-issued photo ID from our computers. We do not retain your photo ID information.

How long does it take to get my ID verified?

It typically takes a few seconds for our systems to automatically verify your ID. However, there are times when our computers are not able to verify your ID. This can happen when the information provided may not be easily readable, or the language may not be recognizable. In such circumstances, the verification has to be done by a specialized team within SocialChainz and make take as long as 48 hours to get completed. In such conditions, you will be informed of this additional level of verification.

How can I be sure that my ID data is safe with SocialChainz?

Once we have verified your ID, we delete your ID data from our computers. The only information we retain from this verification process is a copy of your selfie photo. Since we do not retain your photo ID information, there is no data for us to safeguard.

Why do I need to update my Profile and Interests information in my account?

It is not mandatory to update your Profile and Interests in your SocialChainz account. However, when you update your account with this information, then you can earn SONA Tokens from SocialChainz. If you don’t update this information, then you will not earn these tokens. Once you have updated this information in your account, only you have access to it – until you chose to disclose it to SocialChainz platform or others through your privacy settings. You always have control of your personal data, including what you share and whom you want to share it with.

Privacy Related

Where can I get more information about SocialChainz privacy policy?

You can access SocialChainz privacy policy here.

How can SociaChainz claim to have the best privacy policy?

SocialChainz has made a commitment to its users that the company will never read its users’ emails, nor read, scan, or analyze a user’s data, or sell or share it with others – without their permission. On SocialChainz, users are in control of their personal information and can choose to share parts of it with SocialChainz. When no one, including the social media company, can access your information without your authorization, you are effectively given true privacy of your personal data.

How does SocialChainz define user privacy?

SocialChainz believes that privacy is where a user is free from being observed or disturbed. It is an individual’s right to determine what information about themselves they are willing to share with others, and even be able to determine who gets to see the information and when they can see it.

Why does SocialChainz provide such a high level of privacy?

The short answer is – why not? The long answer is that we believe that users are entitled to remain private online. As long as they are not practicing or spreading negative behaviors (as defined in our User Terms agreement), they are free to keep to themselves on SocialChainz. Unlike other social media platforms, we do not believe in exploiting user privacy for profit.

In what way does SocialChainz privacy differ from what other social media sites and apps?

At SocialChainz, your information and what you say and do on SocialChainz is your business – as long as it does not violate the terms of your User Agreement. On other social media platforms, they reserve the right to take all your data, follow and track everything you do on their platform(s), read your emails and messages, and even listen in on your conversations. They also reserve the right to do whatever they want with your data – including sharing and selling it to 3rd parties without your knowledge and without compensating you for it.

SocialChainz Policies

Where can I get information on SocialChainz Privacy Policy?

You can access SocialChainz privacy policy here.

Where can I access SocialChainz Terms of Service Policy?

You can access SocialChainz Terms of Service policy here.

Personal Data Management

Who can read my data?

Only you can read your own data in your account. You can decide what parts of your personal data you want to open up to sharing by providing the appropriate permissions in your account.

Can SocialChainz or anyone read or access my personal information?

No one other than you can read or access your personal information – unless you provide permission to do so. Not even SocialChainz can read your personal information.

How do I manage my personal information/data?

You can manage your personal information under the “Account Management” section when you log in to your account.

Product Related

What types of features and functions does SocialChainz offer?

SocialChainz offers a broad range of social media functions that are typically available on other social media sites including messaging, sharing of photos and videos, liking posts, and connecting with friends. In addition, SocialChainz allows you access to your existing email, calendar and meeting set up directly from the application. It allows you to frequently “touchbase” and conveniently keep track of your online activity with your connections. In the coming months, several new features and functions will be added to the platform, including the ability to conduct business online.

If I don’t see a feature I would like to use on SocialChainz, can I suggest it to SocialChainz?

We are always open to improvement. If you have any suggestions for features or functions we should consider, please use the feedback form on the application or web interface.

Earning from SocialChainz

How can I earn from SocialChainz?

There are multiple ways to earn on SocialChainz. When you sign up and join SocialChainz, you can earn up to 10 SONA Tokens. Once you’re a member, you can invite your friends and family to join. For each new member you bring on board, you can earn an additional SONA Token. Bonuses are paid out when you bring in large numbers of members. In addition to earning SONA Tokens, SocialChainz will also share up to 50% of the company’s profits with its users. Eventually, when we start to offer the ability to undertake business on SocialChainz, you can use SocialChainz to conduct your own business on the platform.

Why does SocialChainz pay me to join?

We recognize that users are the foundation of our online community. We also recognize that being on our platform creates value. Paying you to join our platform is our way of telling you that we value your presence in our SocialChainz community.

What are the criteria to participate in the distribution of profits to Users?

The criteria to be able to share in the SocialChainz profits are provided in our Terms of Service Agreement which can be accessed here.

About SocialChainz Tokens

What is the SocialChainz Coin?

SocialChainz has developed its own crypto coin called SONA. This will soon be tradable on multiple exchanges around the world.

What is cryptocurrency?

According to Wikipedia, a cryptocurrency (or crypto currency) is a digital asset designed to work as a medium of exchange that uses strong cryptography to secure financial transactions, control the creation of additional units, and verify the transfer of assets. Additional information on cryptocurrency can be found here.

What is the value of SONA?

The value of SONA is to be determined by market forces. SocialChainz has no control over its value.

Why is SocialChainz Token called SONA?

SONA is the Indian word for Gold.

Why does SocialChainz have its own cryptocurrency?

Our ultimate goal is to create a social economy on its platform. A unique economy needs an unique currency.

In what way is SONA different from other crypto currencies?

SONA is one of the only cryptocurrencies in the world that cannot be owned anonymously. Most other cryptocurrencies are owned anonymously and as a result, are mired in many kinds of fraud. This is why governments and regulators are wary of cryptocurrencies. Because SONA can only be owned by people whom we have fully verified, as a result, the opportunity for fraud with SONA is significantly reduced or practically eliminated.

Any Other Questions?

If you have any questions that are not answered above, please feel free to contact us with your questions.

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