Privacy policy

We understand that online privacy is important to users of our site, especially when conducting business. This statement governs our privacy policies with respect to site users (“visitors”) who visit without transacting business and visitors who register to conduct business on the site and make use of the various services offered by (collectively, “Services”) (“Authorized Customers”).

“Personally Identifiable Information”

means any information that identifies or can be used to identify, contact or locate the person to whom such information pertains, including, but not limited to, name, address, telephone number, fax number, e-mail address, financial profiles, social security number and credit card information. Personally Identifiable Information does not include information that is collected anonymously (i.e., without identification of the individual user) or demographic information not connected to an identified individual.

What Personally Identifiable Information is collected?

We may collect basic user profile information from all of our visitors. We collect the following additional information from our Authorised Customers: the names, addresses, telephone numbers and e-mail addresses of Authorised Customers, the nature and size of the business, and the nature and size of the advertising inventory that the Authorised Customer intends to buy or sell.

What organisations collect the information?

In addition to our direct collection of information, our third party service providers (such as credit card companies, clearing houses and banks) that may provide services such as credit, insurance and escrow services may collect this information from our Visitors and Authorised Customers. We do not control how these third parties use such information, but we ask them to disclose how they use personal information provided to them by Visitors and Authorised Customers. Some of these third parties may be intermediaries who act only as links in the distribution chain, and do not store, retain or use the information provided to them.

How does the website use Personally Identifiable Information?

We use Personally Identifiable Information to personalize the Site, to make appropriate service offerings, and to fulfill purchase and sales requests on the Site. We may send e-mails to visitors and authorized customers about research or buying and selling opportunities on the Site or information related to the subject matter of the Site. We may also use personally identifiable information to contact visitors and authorised customers in response to specific enquiries, or to provide requested information.

With whom may the information be shared?

Authorized Customers’ personal information may be shared with other Authorized Customers who wish to evaluate potential transactions with other Authorized Customers. We may share aggregated information about our visitors, including the demographics of our visitors and Authorised Customers, with our affiliated agencies and third party vendors. We also offer the opportunity to “opt-out” of receiving information or being contacted by us or by any agency acting on our behalf.

How is personally identifiable information stored?

Personally identifiable information collected by us is securely stored and is not accessible to third parties or employees except for the use indicated above.

What choices do visitors have regarding collection, use and distribution of information?

Visitors and authorised customers may opt out of receiving unsolicited information and being contacted by us and/or our suppliers and affiliated agencies by replying to e-mails as instructed, or by contacting us at

Are cookies used on the site?

Cookies are used for a variety of reasons. We use cookies to obtain information about our visitors’ preferences and the services they select. We also use cookies for security purposes to protect our Authorised Customers. For example, if an Authorised Customer is logged in and the site is not used for more than 10 minutes, we will automatically log the Authorised Customer out.

How is login information used?

uses login information, including, but not limited to, IP addresses, Internet service providers and browser types, to analyze trends, administer the site, track users’ movement and use, and gather broad demographic information.

What partners or service providers have access to the personally identifiable information of visitors and/or authorised customers on the site?

The Company has established and will continue to establish partnerships and other affiliations with various vendors, who may have access to certain personally identifiable information on a need-to-know basis to evaluate Authorized Customers for eligibility for services. Our privacy policy does not cover the collection or use of this information. Disclosure of personal information to comply with the law. We will disclose personally identifiable information to comply with a court order or subpoena, or a law enforcement agency’s request to disclose information. We will also disclose personal information when reasonably necessary to protect the security of our visitors and authorised customers.

How does the website maintain the security of personally identifiable information?

All of our employees are familiar with our security policy and practices. The personally identifiable information of our visitors and authorised customers is only accessible to a limited number of qualified employees who are provided with a password to access the information. We audit our security systems and processes on a regular basis. Sensitive information, such as credit card numbers or social security numbers, is protected by encryption protocols, established to protect information sent over the Internet. Although we take commercially reasonable steps to maintain a secure site, electronic communications and databases are subject to errors, tampering and theft, and we cannot guarantee that such events will not occur and will not be liable to Visitors or Authorised Customers for such occurrences.

How can Visitors correct any inaccuracies in personally identifiable information?

Visitors and Authorized Customers may contact us to update personally identifiable information about themselves or to correct any inaccuracies by sending an email to

Can a Visitor delete or deactivate Personally Identifiable Information collected by the Site?

We provide Visitors and Authorized Customers a mechanism to remove/deactivate Personally Identifiable Information from the Site’s database by contacting . However, due to backups and records of deletions, it may be impossible to delete a Visitor’s entry without retaining some residual information. An individual who requests deactivation of his or her personal information will be functionally deleted, and we will not sell, transfer, or use personal information relating to that individual in any way in the future.

What happens if the privacy policy changes?

We will inform our visitors and authorised customers of changes to our privacy policy by posting those changes on the site. However, if we change our privacy policy in a way that may cause the disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information that a Visitor or Authorized Customer has previously requested not to be disclosed, we will contact such Visitor or Authorized Customer to allow such Visitor or Authorized Customer to prevent such disclosure.

Links:

contains links to other websites. Please note that when you click on one of these links, you are moving to another website. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of these linked sites, as their privacy policies may differ from ours.