Polityka prywatności

The following text is an informative translation only. The only legally valid version is available in English.

Effective date: May 25, 2018

Chess.com, LLC ("us", "we", or "our") operates the chess.com website and the chess.com mobile application (the "Service").

This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use our Service and the choices you have associated with that data.

We use your data to provide and improve the Service. By using the Service, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy, terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions.



Service means the chess.com website and the chess.com mobile application operated by Chess.com, LLC

Osobiste dane

Personal Data means data about a living individual who can be identified from those data (or from those and other information either in our possession or likely to come into our possession).

Dane użycia

Usage Data is data collected automatically either generated by the use of the Service or from the Service infrastructure itself (for example, the duration of a page visit).


Ciasteczka są małymi częściami danych, przechowywanymi na Twoim urządzeniu (komputerze lub urządzeniu mobilnym).

Kontroler danych

Data Controller means the natural or legal person who (either alone or jointly or in common with other persons) determines the purposes for which and the manner in which any personal information are, or are to be, processed. For the purpose of this Privacy Policy, we are a Data Controller of your Personal Data.

Data Processors (or Service Providers)

Data Processor (or Service Provider) means any natural or legal person who processes the data on behalf of the Data Controller. We may use the services of various Service Providers in order to process your data more effectively.

Data Subject (or User)

Data Subject is any living individual who is using our Service and is the subject of Personal Data.

Information Collection And Use

We collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our Service to you.

Zebrane typy danych

Osobiste dane

While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you ("Personal Data"). Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:

  • Required Information (chess.com username and either an email address, Google public ID or Facebook public ID)
  • Optional Information (First name, last name birth date, zip code, and other personal descriptors)
  • Dane o ciasteczkach i użyciu

We may use your Personal Data to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email we send or by contacting us.

Dane użycia

We may also collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Service or when you access the Service by or through a mobile device ("Usage Data").

This Usage Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.

When you access the Service by or through a mobile device, this Usage Data may include information such as the type of mobile device you use, your mobile device unique ID, the IP address of your mobile device, your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browser you use, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.

Dane ciasteczek namierzających

We use cookies and similar tracking technologies to track the activity on our Service and hold certain information.

Cookies are files with small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our Service.

You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.

Przykłady ciasteczek, których używamy:

  • Ciasteczka Sesji. Używamy Ciasteczek Sesji, abyś był stale zalogowanym do naszej usługi.
  • Ciasteczka preferencji. Używamy ciasteczek preferencji, aby zapamiętać Twoje preferencje i różne ustawienia.
  • Ciasteczka Bezpieczeństwa. Używamy Ciasteczek Bezpieczeństwa dla celów bezpieczeństwa.
  • Ciasteczka Reklam. Ciasteczka Reklam są używane, aby dostarczyć Ci reklam, które mogą być istotne dla Ciebie i Twoich zainteresowań. Możesz wypowiedzieć użycie tych ciasteczek poprzez odwiedzenie reklam Google oraz polityki prywatności społeczności i http://www.privacychoice.org/companies lub http://www.aboutads.info/choices. Aby dowiedzieć się więcej o tej behawioralnej praktyce reklam lub wypowiedzieć ten typ reklam, możesz odwiedzić www.networkadvertising.org.

Użycie danych

Chess.com, LLC uses the collected data for various purposes:

  • Aby dostosować reklamę i zawartość widzisz
  • Aby dostarczyć i utrzymać naszą usługę
  • Aby powiadomić o zmianach naszej usługi
  • To allow you to participate in interactive features of our Service when you choose to do so
  • Aby zapewnić naszemu klientowi wsparcie
  • Aby zebrać analizy lub wartościowe informacje, tak abyśmy mogli poprawić naszą usługę
  • Aby monitorować użycie naszej usługi
  • Aby wykrywać, zapobiegać i lokalizować problemy techniczne
  • To provide you with news, special offers and general information about other goods, services and events which we offer that are similar to those that you have already purchased or enquired about unless you have opted not to receive such information
  • To conduct research, and provide aggregated, anonymized reporting about our general user community for internal and external clients.

If you are from the European Economic Area (EEA), Chess.com, LLC legal basis for collecting and using the personal information described in this Privacy Policy depends on the Personal Data we collect and the specific context in which we collect it.

Chess.com, LLC may process your Personal Data because:

  • Musimy przygotować dla Ciebie umowę
  • Dałeś nam zgodę na zrobienie tego
  • Dla celów przetwarzania płatności
  • To comply with the law

Retention of Data

Chess.com, LLC will retain your Personal Data only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will retain and use your Personal Data to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we are required to retain your data to comply with applicable laws), resolve disputes, and enforce our legal agreements and policies.

Chess.com, LLC will also retain Usage Data for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter period of time, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of our Service, or we are legally obligated to retain this data for longer time periods.

Transfer danych

Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.

If you are located outside United States and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to the United States and process it there.

Twoja zgoda na tę Politykę Prywatności, poparta Twoim zatwierdzeniem tych informacji oznacza Twoją zgodę na ten transfer.

Chess.com, LLC will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy and no transfer of your Personal Data will take place to an organization or a country unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of your data and other personal information.

Disclosure Of Data

Transakcja biznesowa

If Chess.com, LLC is involved in a merger, acquisition or asset sale, your Personal Data may be transferred. We will provide notice before your Personal Data is transferred and becomes subject to a different Privacy Policy.

Disclosure for Law Enforcement

Under certain circumstances, Chess.com, LLC may be required to disclose your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).

Wymagania prawne

Chess.com, LLC may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:

  • To comply with a legal obligation
  • Aby chronić praw własności Chess.com, LLC
  • Aby zapobiegać lub wykrywać możliwe wykroczenia w połączeniu z naszą Usługą
  • Aby chronić osobiste bezpieczeństwo użytkowników Usługi lub publiczności
  • Aby chronić się przed odpowiedzialnością prawną

Bezpieczeństwo danych

The security of your data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Sygnały "Nie śledź"

We do not support Do Not Track ("DNT"). Do Not Track is a preference you can set in your web browser to inform websites that you do not want to be tracked.

Możesz włączyć lub wyłączyć "Nie Śledź" poprzez odwiedzenie strony Preferencji lub Ustawień na Twojej przeglądarce.

Your Data Protection Rights Under General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. Chess.com, LLC aims to take reasonable steps to allow you to correct, amend, delete, or limit the use of your Personal Data.

Jeśli chciałbyś zostać poinformowany, jakie Twoje dane osobowe przechowujemy lub chcesz zostać usunięty z naszych systemów, prosimy o kontakt.

Możesz edytować informacje na koncie Chess.com w dowolnym momencie. W pewnych okolicznościach masz poniższe prawa ochrony danych:

  • The right to access, update or to delete the information we have on you. Whenever made possible, you can access, update or request deletion of your Personal Data directly within your account settings section. If you are unable to perform these actions yourself, please contact us to assist you.
  • Prawo do sprostowania. Masz prawo do tego, aby Twoje informacje zostały sprostowane, jeśli są niedokładne lub niekompletne.
  • The right to object. You have the right to object to our processing of your Personal Data.
  • Prawo do ograniczenia. Masz prawo, aby prosić nas o ograniczenie przetwarzania Twoich prywatnych informacji.
  • The right to data portability. You have the right to be provided with a copy of the information we have on you in a structured, machine-readable and commonly used format.
  • The right to withdraw consent. You also have the right to withdraw your consent at any time where Chess.com, LLC relied on your consent to process your personal information.

Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before responding to such requests.

Masz prawo, aby złożyć zażalenie do Władz Ochrony Danych odnośnie zbierania przez nas danych i użycia Twoich danych osobowych. Aby uzyskać więcej informacji, prosimy skontaktuj się z władzami ochrony danych, właściwymi miejscowo dla Twojego miejsca zamieszkania w Europejskim Obszarze Gospodarczym (EOG).

Dostawcy usług

We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service ("Service Providers"), to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.

These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.


Możemy użyć zewnętrznych Dostawców Usług, aby monitorować i analizować użycie naszej Usługi.

Analityka Google i Amplituda

Google Analytics and Amplitude are web analytics services that tracks and report website traffic. They use the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. For Google Analytics,this data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.


Możemy użyć zewnętrznych Dostawców Usług, aby pokazać Ci reklamy, które pomogą wesprzeć i utrzymać naszą usługę.

Ciasteczka Google AdSense DoubleClick

Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on our Service. Google's use of the DoubleClick cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to our users based on their visit to our Service or other websites on the Internet.

You may opt out of the use of the DoubleClick Cookie for interest-based advertising by visiting the Google Ads Settings web page: http://www.google.com/ads/preferences.


Możemy dostarczyć płatne produkty i/lub usługi w ramach Usługi. W takim wypadku używamy usług firmy zewnętrznej dla przetworzenia płatności (np. procesorów płatności).

We will not store or collect your payment card details. That information is provided directly to our third-party payment processors whose use of your personal information is governed by their Privacy Policy. These payment processors adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of payment information.

The payment processors we work with are:

Płatności w aplikacji Apple Store

Their Privacy Policy can be viewed at https://www.apple.com/legal/privacy/en-ww

Płatności w aplikacji Google Play

Their Privacy Policy can be viewed at https://www.google.com/policies/privacy


Their Privacy Policy can be viewed at https://docs.adyen.com/legal/terms-conditions


Their Privacy Policy can be viewed at https://www.paypal.com/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full

Nasze usługi mogą zawierać linki do innych stron, które nie są zarządzane przez nas. Jeśli klikniesz w zewnętrzny link, zostaniesz przeniesiony do strony zewnętrznej. Mocno zachęcamy Cię do przejrzenia Polityki Prywatności na każdej stronie, którą odwiedzasz.

We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.

Prywatność dzieci

Nie jest celem Chess.com, aby z naszych usług korzystały osoby poniżej 18 roku życia ("dzieci").

We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.

Zmienia na tę politykę prywatności

Możemy zaktualizować naszą Politykę Prywatności od czasu do czasu. Powiadomimy Cię o jakichkolwiek zmianach poprzez opublikowanie nowej Polityki Prywatności na tej stronie.

We will let you know via email and/or a prominent notice on our Service, prior to the change becoming effective and update the "effective date" at the top of this Privacy Policy.

You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

Skontaktuj się z nami

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us by email: support@chess.com.