“Personally Identifiable Information”
means any information that identifies or enables the identification, contact or location of the person to whom such information relates, including, but not limited to, name, address, telephone number, fax number, email address, financial profile, national insurance number and credit card information. Personally identifiable information does not include information collected anonymously (i.e., without identifying a specific user) or demographic information that is not linked to an identified individual.
What personal data is collected?
We may collect basic user profile information from all of our visitors. We collect the following additional information from our Authorized Customers: the names, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses of Authorized Customers, the type and size of business, and the type and size of advertising inventory that the Authorized Customer intends to buy or sell.
Which organisations collect the information?
In addition to the information we collect directly, our third-party vendors (e.g., credit card companies, clearing firms, and banks) that provide services such as credit, insurance, and inventory services may collect this information from our visitors and authorized customers. We do not control how these third parties use this information, but we do require them to disclose how they use the personal information provided to them by visitors and authorized customers. Some of these third parties may be intermediaries that act only as links in the distribution chain and do not protect, store or use the information provided to them.
How is personal information used on the site?
We use personally identifiable information to personalize the Site, to provide relevant service offerings, and to fulfill purchase and sales requests on the Site. We may send emails to visitors and authorized customers about site search or buying and selling opportunities or information related to the purpose of the site. We may also use personal information to contact visitors and authorized customers to respond to specific requests or to provide requested information.
With whom may information be shared?
Personal information about Authorized Customers may be shared with other Authorized Customers who wish to evaluate potential transactions with other Authorized Customers. We may share aggregate information about our visitors, including demographic information about visitors and Authorized Customers, with our partner organizations and third party vendors. We also give you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving information or contacting us or an organization acting on our behalf.
How is personally identifiable information stored?
The personally identifiable information we collect is stored securely and is not made available to third parties or our employees, except in the circumstances described above.
What choices do visitors have about the collection, use and sharing of information?
Visitors and authorized customers may choose not to receive unsolicited information from us and/or our suppliers and affiliates, or to opt-out of receiving unsolicited information from us by responding to emails as instructed or by contacting us at
How is login information used?
We use login information, including but not limited to IP addresses, Internet service providers and browser types, to analyze trends, administer the site, track user traffic and usage, and gather broad demographic information.
Which partners or service providers have access to the personal information of visitors to the site and/or authorized customers?
How is personally identifiable information stored on the Site?
All of our employees are familiar with our security policies and practices. Personally identifiable information about our visitors and authorized customers is only accessible by a limited number of qualified employees who have been given a password to access this information. We regularly review our security systems and procedures. Sensitive information, such as credit card numbers or national insurance numbers, is protected by encryption protocols used to protect information transmitted over the Internet. While we take commercially reasonable measures to ensure the security of the Site, errors, vulnerabilities and security breaches may occur in electronic communications and databases, and we cannot guarantee that such events will not occur, and we are not responsible to visitors or authorized customers for such events.
How can visitors correct inaccuracies in personally identifiable information?
Visitors and Authorised Customers may contact us to update their personally identifiable information or correct inaccuracies by emailing us at
Can a visitor remove or disable personally identifiable information collected on the site?
We offer visitors and authorized customers the opportunity to remove and/or delete personally identifiable information from the Site’s database by contacting us at . However, due to backups and deletion files, it may not be possible to delete a visitor’s record without retaining some remaining information. If an individual requests that his or her personal information be disabled, it will be functionally deleted and we will not sell, transfer or otherwise use that individual’s personal information.
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