Information Collection and Use
This policy covers how AutoBidMaster treats personal information that AutoBidMaster collects and receives, including information related to your past use of AutoBidMaster services. Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable, such as your name, address, email address, or phone number, and that is not otherwise publicly available.
AutoBidMaster collects personal information when you register with AutoBidMaster and when you use services offered by AutoBidMaster. When you register with AutoBidMaster we may ask for information such as your name, address, email address, phone number, credit card information, business license information, driver’s license information, zip code. Once you register with AutoBidMaster and log in to use our services, you are not anonymous to us.
AutoBidMaster collects information about your transactions with us, including information regarding items you place bids on. AutoBidMaster automatically receives and records information on our server logs regarding your sessions on AutoBidMaster websites and those of its subsidiaries, and related cookie information.
AutoBidMaster uses information for the following general purposes: to create your account, contact you, to facilitate bidding, buying, and selling of items by you through AutoBidMaster, to transfer title and ownership of items bought and sold by you, and to comply with laws and regulations related to purchases and sales of items by you through AutoBidMaster. Once you have registered with AutoBidMaster you have the ability to activate your auto auction login. In order to have access to this service you must pay for your AutoBidMaster service first. AutoBidMaster will then send you necessary auction login and password which enables you to bid.
Links to Other Sites
This Web site contains links to other sites that are not owned or controlled by AutoBidMaster. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites.
We encourage you to be aware when you leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every Web site that collects personally identifiable information.
This privacy statement applies only to information collected by this Web site.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
AutoBidMaster does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or nonaffiliated companies except to when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances: we provide the information in response to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims, or upon receipt of a request from law enforcement.
AutoBidMaster does not otherwise share personal information about website users with third parties unless doing so is appropriate to carry out a user’s request such as processing your payments, shipping the vehicles to you, or it reasonably believes that doing so is legally required or is in AutoBidMaster’s interest to protect its property or other legal rights or the rights or property of others. We use Live Chat to assist you if you have questions while using our site or regarding your order;
We transfer information about you to sellers of items purchased by you, to buyers of items sold by you and to their service providers that they may retain to facilitate the assignment of items to AutoBidMaster sales venues, and to state and federal regulatory agencies as part of the title or ownership transfer process.
If your personally identifiable information changes, or if you no longer desire our service, you may correct, update or request the deletion of your information by emailing email@example.com.
Our third party partners employ clear gifs (a.k.a. Web Beacons/Web Bugs), images, and scripts that help them better manage content on our site. We do tie the information gathered to our Customers’ or Users’ personally identifiable information.
Facebook Connect or other OpenID provider:
You can log in to our site using sign-in services such as Facebook Connect or an Open ID provider. These services will authenticate your identity and provide you the option to share certain personal information with us such as your name and email address to pre-populate our sign up form. Services like Facebook Connect give you the option to post information about your activities on this Web site to your profile page to share with others within your network.
Social Media Widgets:
If you no longer wish to receive our newsletter and promotional communications, you may opt-out of receiving them by following the instructions included in each newsletter or communication or by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to AutoBidMaster services and your account with AutoBidMaster, including but not limited to notifications, service announcements, and administrative messages.
Generally, you may not opt-out of these communications, which are not promotional in nature. If you do not wish to receive them, you have the option to deactivate your account.
AutoBidMaster will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. If you wish to cancel your account or request that we no longer use your information to provide you services contact us at email@example.com. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
Confidentiality and Security
AutoBidMaster takes your security seriously and takes reasonable steps to protect your information. AutoBidMaster uses
SSL (Secure Socket Layer) encryption when transmitting certain kinds of information, such as financial services information, driver’s license number or payment information. An icon resembling a padlock is displayed on the bottom of most browsers window during SSL transactions that involve credit cards and other forms of payment. Any time AutoBidMaster asks you for driver’s license number, a credit card number for payment or for verification purposes, it will be SSL encrypted. The information you provide will be stored securely on our servers. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
If AutoBidMaster learns of a security systems breach we may attempt to notify you electronically so that you can take appropriate protective steps. By using this website or providing personal information to us you agree that we can communicate with you electronically regarding security, privacy and administrative issues relating to your use of this website. AutoBidMaster may post a notice on our website if a security breach occurs. AutoBidMaster may also send an email to you at the email address you have provided to us in these circumstances. Depending on where you live, you may have a legal right to receive notice of a security breach in writing. To receive free written notice of a security breach (or to withdraw your consent from receiving electronic notice) you should notify us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
By using our Web site you consent to our collection and use of your personal information as described in this Privacy
Policy. If we change our privacy policies and procedures, we will post those changes on our Web site to keep you aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances we may disclose it. If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, you should contact us through the contact page located on our website. AutoBidMaster Contact Information
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AutoBidMaster 6807 NE 79th ct ste B
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places we deem appropriate so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it
frequently. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here, by email, or by means of a notice on our home page prior to the changes taking effect.
April 3, 2013