Auction Niche Markets ("Auction Niche Markets") operates Auction Niche Markets and may operate other websites. It is Auction Niche Markets' policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Auction Niche Markets collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Auction Niche Markets' purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Auction Niche Markets' visitors use its website. From time to time, Auction Niche Markets may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Auction Niche Markets also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on Auction Niche Markets blogs/sites. Auction Niche Markets only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Auction Niche Markets' websites choose to interact with Auction Niche Markets in ways that require Auction Niche Markets to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Auction Niche Markets gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at Auction Niche Markets to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Auction Niche Markets are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Auction Niche Markets collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Auction Niche Markets. Auction Niche Markets does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Auction Niche Markets may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Auction Niche Markets may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Auction Niche Markets does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Auction Niche Markets discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Auction Niche Markets' behalf or to provide services available at Auction Niche Markets' websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Auction Niche Markets' websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Auction Niche Markets will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Auction Niche Markets discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Auction Niche Markets believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Auction Niche Markets, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Auction Niche Markets website and have supplied your email address, Auction Niche Markets may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Auction Niche Markets and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Auction Niche Markets takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Auction Niche Markets, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Auction Niche Markets goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Auction Niche Markets may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.