BID-TAG.COM PRIVACY STATEMENT
Personally-Identifiable Information. Bid-tag.com does not collect any information that personally identifies you. This means that we do not collect information such as your name, address, email address and/or telephone number.
Anonymous Information. We may collect non-personally-identifiable information during your visit. Examples of non-personally-identifiable information may include your Internet access provider, your computer’s Internet protocol (IP) address, information regarding your user profile, your browser and operating system, the date and time of your visit, the pages you visit, the address of any website you linked from, and aggregate, statistical data such as usage, traffic patterns and user demographics based on your use of Bid-tag.com.
Our Use and Disclosure of Collected Information
Personally-Identifiable Information. During your interactions with Bid-tag.com, we do not collect, use, or disclose any personally-identifiable information about you.
Non-Personally-Identifiable Information. We collect non-personally-identifiable information in order to, among other things, maintain the performance of Bid-tag.com, to infer how you use our clients’ sites and other websites on the Internet. Also, we may receive non-personally-identifiable information, such as behavioral, contextual, or demographic, either collected by Company or through partnerships with online and offline third party data providers. We may also share this non-personally-identifiable information in aggregated form with third parties so that these third parties may provide you with more relevant services and advertisements.
Action Tags. We may employ a software technology called action tags (also known as “web beacons”, “single pixel gifs”, “clear gifs” or “web bugs”), which are similar to cookies, in order to gather information about Bid-tag.com. Action tags help us identify and track the performance of web pages on Bid-tag.com, therefore allowing us to measure the performance and quality of Bid-tag.com and to manage Bid-tag.com content. In addition, Company, its advertisers and/or Vendors may use action tags in emails. This allows us to gauge the effectiveness of certain communications and the effectiveness of marketing campaigns by showing, for example, how many emails have been opened.
IP Addresses. An IP (Internet Protocol) address is a number that is assigned to your computer when you use the Internet. Company collects IP addresses and other technical information about your machine through your web browser such as your operating system, browser type and referring URL for the purposes of, among other things, system administration, to report aggregate information to our advertisers and others, and to ensure the validity of user requests.
Log Files. Like most standard website servers, we gather certain information automatically and store it in log files, which contain information such as, among other things, IP addresses, browser type, operating system, ISP, date/time stamps and referring pages. Among other things, this information allows us to track statistics and trends on an aggregate basis.
Disclosure of Information to Nonaffiliated Third Parties
We may disclose all of the information described above under the heading “The Information We Collect” to other market participants that provide and/or that market services and/or products to sales professionals. These nonaffiliated third parties may include, but are not limited to: (i) vendors; (ii) retailers; and (iii) direct marketers, including without limitation e-mail marketers and telemarketers. These parties may compensate us for your information. We may also disclose the information to investors, potential investors, business partners and others.
Bid-tag.com: To opt-out from bid-tag.com’s collection and use of non-personally-identifiable data click here. Note the following: 1) that this opt-out link is browser specific and will need to be visited with each browser with which opt-out is desired, and 2) if cookies are deleted from any browser, the opt-out link will need to be re-visited with that browser to stay opted out of bid-tag.com’s collection and use of non-personally-identifiable data.
Third Party Ad Networks: The use of non-personally-identifiable information by our advertisers is subject to their own privacy policies, not this Privacy Statement. Clickhere to opt out from third party advertising networks or to learn more about this practice and the choices you have when using these tools.
Maintenance of Information and Security
We use commercially reasonable measures to safeguard data in our possession against loss, theft and unauthorized use, disclosure or modification. No transmission of data over the Internet, however, is guaranteed to be completely secure. It may be possible for third parties not under our control to intercept or access transmissions or communications unlawfully. While we strive to protect your information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us.
Links. Ads from Bid-tag.com may contain links to third party sites at which your personal information is collected and used. Your visit to any third party website is governed by the privacy and other policies applicable to that site. We cannot control nor are we responsible for any such third party collection or use of your personal information or the content or policies of such sites, and we expressly disclaim any liability related to such sites.
Company Contact Information. If you have any questions or comments regarding this Privacy Statement, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or you can send correspondence to the following address: DoublePositive Marketing Group, Inc., Attn: Privacy, 1520 South Clinton Street, Suite 1501, Baltimore, MD 21224.
Scope of this Privacy Statement
This Privacy Statement applies solely to Bid-tag.com. This Statement does not govern the privacy practices associated with our other websites, offline activities or activities occurring on websites or with technology not under our control. Such technology and web sites not under our control includes that which may be viewed via links on Bid-tag.com. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave Bid-tag.com to review the privacy statements of each and every web site that may collect personally identifiable information.
Last Updated on April 16, 2012