If you choose to visit auctionex.com and its related sites, applications and tools, you expressly consent to our use and disclosure of your personal information in accordance with the policy.
Collection of information
If you choose to use our services and provide us with personal information, you consent to the transfer and storage of that information on our servers. We may require that you provide contact and identity, billing, shipping informations, as well as other personal informations. We collect and store any information you enter on our site or directly provide us with. The type of informations we may collect includes your name, company name, postal address, phone number, fax number, financial information such as credit card or bank account number and any other information you choose to provide.
When you visit our site or use our services we track and collect informations sent to us by your computer, mobile device, or other device, including browser information, geo-location information and IP address.
We may collect and store informations you may provide to us via social media sites. We may also collect informations collected by cookies and other tracking technologies.
We may receive or collect information about you from third parties sources as additional information about you from a credit bureau or other sources, as permitted by the law and add it to our account information we have about you.
Use of information
We use your personal information to provide you an access to our sites and/or use of our services and/or customer support you requested. Our primary purpose is to provide you with a safe, smooth, efficient, and customized experience. We may use information about you to conduct auctions and send you related informations. We also use your personal information to:
- Inform you about upcoming auctions, offers, products and services.
- Prevent, detect and protect us against fraud, security breaches, illegal activities, and enforce our policy.
- Contact you to troubleshoot problems, collect fees, measure and improve our services.
- Respond to your comments and/or questions and/or request.
Our disclosure of your information
We do not disclose your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your consent. We may share information about you with vendors and/or auctioneers who operate auctions with which you have registered.
We may also share your information in connection with the following:
- Legal Compliance: Auctionex reserves the right to use or disclose any information provided by Visitors or Customers if required by law, to investigate fraud, or if Auctionex reasonably believes that use or disclosure is necessary to protect your safety or the safety of others.
Auctionex protects your information online by using industry standard encryption methods to prevent unauthorized access to content, data, and customer account information stored on our servers.
When you enter sensitive information (such as credit card number) on our registration or order forms, we encrypt that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL). We encrypt personal information in our databases, and any sensitive transmission of passwords and authentication tokens are transmitted using HTTPS (SSL/TLS).
Auctionex and its service providers also maintain strict physical security at properties and facilities and only provide access to authorized personnel.
While we follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it, no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
If you have any questions about security on our Site or Services, you can e-mail us at email@example.com.
The Services and Site are not intended for use by children under the age of 18, and we do not intentionally collect any information from users under the age of 18. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child has provided Auctionex with personal information, he or she should contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you believe that we have mistakenly or unintentionally collected such information through our Site, please notify us at email@example.com so that we may immediately delete the information from our servers.
September 1, 2015