Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy for Deal Badger Services, LLC
We collect information for various purposes to provide and improve our service.  Deal Badger Services, LLC protects your privacy through the following policies:

Data Collection
We will collect and store the following Personally Identifiable Information (“PII”) on our servers if you choose to register on our site:

  • First name and last name
  • Address, State, Province, ZIP/Postal code, City
  • Email address
  • Phone number

We will also collect a valid credit card number if you choose to register on our site. Your credit card information will be stored remotely in storage systems owned and/or operated by secured processing sources in compliance with Payment Card Industry standards (PCI Compliant) and not on our servers. In addition, we automatically collect certain non-PII relating to your interaction with our site, such as your IP address. Your IP address is stored when you register on our site and every time you place a bid on our site. We use cookies for your convenience to allow you to remain logged into our site. We will not collect or store any other cookie information stored on your computer. We do not allow third parties to place cookies on your computer.

Use
If you provide us with your PII, it will primarily be used for internal business purposes. Your driver’s license will be collected to ensure that you are old enough to place bids on our site. Your credit card information will be collected to guarantee that you will be able to pay for any items with respect to which you may place the winning bid. Your telephone number will be used in case we need to contact you concerning any bids that you may place. Your address or e-mail address may be used, at your request, to communicate information about upcoming auctions. Your e-mail address or cell phone number may be used, at your request, to send you automatic bidding notifications. You may opt-out of receiving any communications from us either during registration or by contacting us using the information found by clicking the “Contact Us” link on our home page. Your IP address is used internally for liability purposes to keep a record of each bid’s origin. Cookie information will be used purely for your convenience to allow you to remain logged into our site.

Disclosure
Deal Badger Services, LLC may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:

  • To comply with a legal obligation
  • To protect and defend the rights or property of Deal Badger Services, LLC
  • To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service
  • To protect the personal safety of users of the Service or the public
  • To protect against legal liability

We also reserve the right to transfer your PII to appropriate third parties in the event that we sell all or part of our business, make a sale or transfer of all or substantially all of our assets, or in the event that we are involved in a merger. In the event that we disclose your information in the course of any such sale, transfer, or merger, your information will remain subject to the terms and conditions of this policy and any amendments thereto. Also, if we do disclose your PII in the course of a sale, transfer, or merger of one of our companies, please be advised that we will continue to store your PII until such time as you request that it be deleted.

Security
The security of your data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.  Consequently, we do not represent or guaranty that the information that you transmit to us will remain secure against all unauthorized access or use. You can assist us with our efforts by preventing unauthorized access to your user password and to your computer. You should make sure that you sign off when finished using a shared computer, and you should otherwise take precautions to protect your user password. If your user password becomes compromised for any reason, you should immediately change your password, and notify us.

Children’s Privacy
Deal Badger Services, LLC is designed for adult use only.  We will not intentionally collect children’s PII, but if you believe that we may have done so, please notify us and we will address the issue.

Third Parties
We do not control the privacy policies of third parties, so if you disclose your information to third parties, whether bidders, buyers or sellers, in the course of using our Web site, you may be subject to different rules with respect to the collection, use, and disclosure of your information.

Links to Other Sites
Our service may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us.  If you click a on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party’s site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.