Collection of your Personal Information
As an auction website we do not collect personal information (such as names, addresses, telephone numbers, email addresses, or financial account information) from you when you browse the Services, unless you have specifically and knowingly provided us with personal information, e.g., by registering to create an account, entering the bidding process, or entering into a transaction with us. We use this information to provide the Services and as discussed in this Privacy Statement. We may automatically collect information about the computer or devices (including mobile devices) you use to access the Services. For example, we may collect and store information such as your browser type, IP address, language, operating system, location of your wireless device (e.g., latitude and longitude), the state or country from which you accessed the Services, unique device identifier (e.g., a UDID or IDFA on Apple devices like the iPhone, iPad and iTouch), the pages you view, the services you use, the date and time of your visit, the websites you visited immediately before and after visiting our websites, error logs, and other hardware and software information. We may use third party analytics providers and technologies, including cookies and similar tools, to assist in collecting this information. We may use this information to formulate statistical models about use of the Services, enhance the Services for our users, and provide you with tailored content and advertising.
Use of your Personal Information
Saleage.com does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Saleage.com may contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your personal information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party.
Saleage.com does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
Saleage.com may access and/or disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Saleage.comor the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Saleage.com, including its Web site; or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Saleage.com or the public.
Personal information collected on this site may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country in which Saleage.com or its affiliates, subsidiaries or agents maintain facilities, and by using this site, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country. Saleage.com abides by the safe harbor framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of data from the European Union.
Salesage.com services enable you to send emails and other types of messages to us, third parties, or other registered users. All such emails, messages, and postings become our property once you submit them. Whenever you choose to initiate these kinds of communication with us, or anyone else, you may be contacted in return.
We will use your information for the purpose for which you provided it, and we may also use your information for a number of purposes such as to:
- • Create and maintain your account or registration information;
- • Enhance the user experience;
- • Perform research and analytics;
- • Customize and personalize the content and advertising that you see on the Services;
- • Respond to and fulfill your requests for services (including qualification to make bids/post auctions);
- • Determine your eligibility for certain auctions or services;
- • Send you information about topics that may be of interest to you; and
- • Send you communications related to your account and to alert you to the latest developments and features of the Services.
Security of your Personal Information
Saleage.com is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. However, we are not responsible for the loss of any personal information due to malicious activity on our site.
Changes to this Statement
Saleage.com will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. If there are material changes to this Statement or in how Saleage.com will use your personal information, Saleage.com will prominently post such changes prior to implementing the change. Saleage.com encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Saleage.com is protecting your information.