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Terms of use and community guidelines

Each community has its own unwritten rules. However, it is important to adhere to general principles of communication and respect. To ensure that getquin is and remains a place for everyone interested in investing, we have put together a set of rules and guidelines that will allow us all to use getquin in the best way possible.

All together is better than alone - let's share our knowledge and encourage each other to be on our best behavior.

Our core community values


01 Principles

At getquin, we want to ensure that the content in our feeds and channels is genuine, honest, and in line with our moral principles.

To create a trustworthy and transparent environment, we appeal to a high level of integrity in our network.


02 Security

getquin wants to provide a safe environment for all our users. Because of this, we demand the utmost respect when interacting in the community.
Our community was created to share ideas, knowledge and opinions and to learn from each other.

03 privacy policy

Since we want you to feel safe when using getquin, the protection of your personal data is our top priority.
That's why you can decide yourself if your profile is public - visible for everyone - or private and therefore only visible for your friends.

04 relevance

getquin is the place where information about the capital market can be exchanged and discussed. Our main purpose is that our users are able to gather a wide range of information that can be used to increase their knowledge of the market. Furthermore, they can be used as an aid when it comes to improving the investment approach.
Therefore, it is important to share only relevant information.


What we want

constructive exchange

Rigorous exchange of opinions and knowledge, as well as consideration towards each and every user on the platform. At getquin you can post, comment, like, vote, discuss, learn, debate and connect with people all over the world. We are all here for the same reason. Because of that, it's important that we all respect each other to stay focused on our goal: To invest successfully.


relevant content

Make sure your content and posts you share with the community are relevant. Focus your posts on investing so that the platform delivers value to everyone.


open and secure user experience

We want an open and social exchange on the platform. However, we ask you to follow certain basic rules, just like in real life. Don't share personal information that you wouldn't share with strangers in the physical world.
A good rule of thumb:
If you write or share something that you wouldn't otherwise trust your family, colleagues, or boss with, you shouldn't share it on getquin.

What we do not want

disrespectful behavior

Respect among our users is of utmost importance to us. It is not possible to always agree, but we ask you to be open and respectful. At getquin, inappropriate, disrespectful and abusive behavior will not be tolerated in any way, including deliberately trolling other users by making untrue claims or similar things.

hate speech and abuse

We do not provide a platform for any racist, discriminatory, defamatory or sexist posts. getquin reserves the right to remove such content or comments immediately.

advertising and/or false information

We do not tolerate (commercial) advertising, explicit investment advice or external links to other personal finance applications.

By interacting in the feed, you agree to make everyone feel welcome in our community. No one should ever feel discriminated against based on: Race, Religion, Gender, Gender Identity or Expression, Sexual Orientation, Age, Disability, or Illness/Physical Appearance.

To openly discuss topics, issues, markets, news, trades, etc. with everyone in our community, even if some disagree, contradict your opinion, or have alternative views. We see these freedoms as essential to discussions.

To take care of your private information. Do not share personal information such as: email addresses, phone numbers, or street addresses. Comment and post only what you would say in public.

We do not tolerate

  • Inappropriate or offensive content
  • Derogatory content in the form of text, photos, or videos, defamatory comments, excessive profanity, extremist behavior, and expressions of hate and racism
  • arassment or bullying of any kind
  • Threatening and harassing content that advocates criminal, anti-social behavior and illegal activities
  • Content that violates third party rights or privacy rights, or violates any law or regulation (including, in particular, copyright infringement)
  • Irrelevant or Inappropriate Content

    a. Irrelevant or out-of-place content, whether intentional or not, will be removed or moderated depending on its nature.

    b. interactions or information that are not value-oriented

    c. Content which does not add value to other users.

Dealing with "customers recruit customers" and similar links
Provided a link does not violate any other guidelines, it may be linked in one's profile description (bio). This includes any kind of ref- or affiliate links.

Spreading corresponding links without active request from other users is prohibited.

Exception: If a contribution represents a certain creative height and an enrichment of the community, the author may also set a corresponding link at the end.

positive example: A user writes a comprehensive report about different brokers. After the conclusion, the user leaves a link to his preferred broker at the end.
In this case, the deposit of a link would be allowed by us.

Consequences of violating our guidelines!

Any content that contains hate speech, targets a person in a demeaning or shaming manner, is intended to blackmail or harass a person, contains unsolicited sexual advances, or repetitive unwanted messages or behavior may result in the user's removal.

We do not tolerate content that discriminates against other users on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religious affiliation, or physical health or ability. In addition, we do not condone support or praise for terrorism, organized crime or hate speech.

Depending on the severity of the violation against the Community Guidelines, getquin also reserves the right to suspend a user's account and/or edit/remove user profile content (profile picture, cover picture, bio, shared content in the Global Feed) and/or delete their messages on getquin channels.
Certain violations are subject to a "one strike and you're out" policy.
These include but are not limited to the following: Hate speech, racist, sexist or offensive language and actions within the platform.

Please let us know as soon as possible if you see anything that violates our policy. Simply email us at: help@getquin.com or tag us in the post (@kundenservice).

We want a fair and loving community. ❤️
If you have any other questions, the team is always here for you, so feel free to email us at: help@getquin.com