Bank-level data protection

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256-bit SSL encryption protects data against third party interception and manipulation. SSL provides users with an additional layer of security to increase their confidence when exchanging confidential information such as credit card numbers and personal information.

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No Hardbacon employee has access to your personal information. We reserve the right to use an anonymized data set to improve our analysis algorithm, however, we will not sell your data even when anonymized.

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You can authenticate yourself on the Hardbacon application via your fingerprint or facial recognition, using devices that use one of these technologies. This authentication method enables you to log into Hardbacon easily and securely. Also, after leaving the application, your session automatically expires after a short time, which prevents third parties from accessing your information.

FAQ about security

Do you save my banking data?

We do not save your username and password or information about your bank accounts on our servers. In fact, we do not save any sensitive information about you. Only Plaid, our account aggregation partner, securely backup our data on the servers.

Why should I trust your partner Plaid?

Plaid is used by most fintech in Canada and the United-States. They use 256-bit SSL encryption, asymmetric cryptography and industry standard security practices to protect your financial information.

Can Hardbacon make transactions in my account?

No. We cannot make a transaction in your account. Our provider Plaid provides us a read-access to your account information, without the ability to transact.