Personal Information We May Collect
When you voluntarily choose to provide us with Personal Data, we collect such Personal Data through our Site’s registration system which requires users to give us your Personal Data, including contact information such as your name, address and e-mail address, phone number, and demographic information such as a ZIP code, age, sex, and potentially other personal information we may request. Such contact information is used to contact you when necessary. You are responsible for protecting the confidentiality of your password(s). Also, users bidding on Promotional Offers are required to submit their credit card information to secure the Promotional Offer for themselves. To be accepted, a user’s credit card must be valid as of the date of the end of the Promotional Term. You will be responsible to provide a replacement card if your credit card is declined. Credit cards will not be charged unless the Conditions of a Promotional Offer are satisfied. Any failure on your part to provide payment will result in a breach of your obligation to the Merchant. In this case the Merchant may pursue legal action to recover the payment.
Demographic Information We May Collect
We gather and store certain types of information whenever you interact with our Site. We automatically receive and record information on our server from your browser including our Site pages visited, IP addresses, and cookie information. We do not use this information in a manner that would identify you personally. It is only used this in aggregate form for statistical purposes. This type of aggregate data enables us to improve the Site. This information on an aggregated basis may be shared with advertisers and other third parties, but it does not include the Personal Data of individual users. Our cookies do not collect or contain Personal Data. You may turn off your computer’s acceptance of cookies through your browser however your full use of the Site may be restricted. We collect your computer’s IP addresses in order to conduct system administration, report aggregate information to third parties and to conduct Site analysis. We do not associate IP addresses with records containing Personal Data. We will use IP addresses to identify users who refuse to comply with our Terms and Conditions.
How We Use Your Personal Data and Other Information
How Your Information May Be Shared
Third Party Advertisers
We may display advertisements on the Site from third parties. By clicking on their advertisements, users may request more information from these third parties about their products or services. As a way to follow up a user’s interest in its products and/or services, some of our third party advertisers offer to contact our users directly. By providing your Personal Data in this fashion, a user is consenting to being contacted by the third party.
Links to External Sites
Any links that our Site may provide to various third party web sites are provided for your convenience only. We do not have authority over these linked sites, each of which maintains independent privacy and data collection policies and procedures. These links to third party web sites are provided for your convenience only, and you access them at your own risk. We are not responsible for the independent policies or procedures of destination sites, or the content of such web sites, even if a third-party affiliation exists between our Site and the destination third party site.
Data Not Included
Security of Your Personal Data
Users should be careful in deciding what information they send to us through an Internet connection because no Internet or e-mail transmission is ever fully error free and secure. E-mail sent or uploaded, and user generated content sent to or from our Site may not be secure. We have in place reasonable security measures designed to protect against the theft, misuse and alteration of the Personal Data under our control. We store all Personal Data in a secured database.