Please be advised that these principles do not govern Web sites of other parties to which we may provide only links, as EZZYBID is not responsible for, and cannot control the privacy practices or content of, those third party Web sites.
Information Collection and Use
EZZYBID collects, utilizes and retains your personal information when you register with the EZZYBID Site, when you use the EZZYBID Site and other services, when you visit EZZYBID Site pages or the pages of certain EZZYBID partners, and when you enter various promotions offered from time to time. EZZYBID may combine information about you that we have with information we obtain from business partners, financial service providers or other companies.
When you register with the EZZYBID Site as a member, we ask for your name and email address, plus, in some cases, physical address, telephone numbers, and similar contact information when you engage in bidding and/or order other specified services on-line. You may be asked to provide additional personally identifiable information such as birth date, gender, occupation, industry and personal interests for our validation use within the EZZYBID Site.
EZZYBID collects and stores information about your transactions with us and with some of our third party business partners, including information about your site usage and other related internal services. EZZYBID may automatically receives and records information from your computer and browser, including your IP address and cookie information, software and hardware attributes, and the page you request.
EZZYBID routinely collects information that cannot be identified to a particular individual such as time-stamps and logs events (such as features used, length of viewing, etc.) This data may be used for performance and optimization of the EZZYBID Site and other online services.
EZZYBID uses information for the following general purposes: to customize the advertising and content you see, fulfill your requests for auction purchases and other services, improve our web site and other services, contact you, conduct in house research, and provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
EZZYBID does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies except to provide products or services you’ve requested, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances:
(a) We provide the information to trusted partners who work on behalf of or with EZZYBID under information sharing and confidentiality agreements. These companies may use your personal information to help EZZYBID communicate with you about offers from EZZYBID and our marketing partners. However, these companies do not have any independent right to share this information.
(b) We respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims.
(e) EZZYBID may display targeted advertisements based on personal information. Advertisers (including ad serving companies) may assume that people who interact with, view, or click targeted ads meet the targeting criteria.
(f) EZZYBID does not provide any personal information to the advertiser when you interact with or view a targeted ad. However, by interacting with or viewing an ad you are consenting to the possibility that the advertiser will make the assumption that you meet the targeting criteria used to display the ad.
(g) EZZYBID Site advertisers may include financial service providers (such as banks, insurance agents, auto lenders) and non-financial companies (such as automotive suppliers, shippers, restoration and repair services, etc.).
EZZYBID may work with vendors, partners, advertisers, and other service providers in different industries and categories of business.
EZZYBID may set and access EZZYBID Site cookies on your computer in order to facilitate your online usage of the EZZYBID Site.
EZZYBID may let other companies that show advertisements on some of our pages set and access their cookies on your computer. Other companies’ use of their cookies is subject to their own privacy policies. Advertisers or other companies do not have access to EZZYBID’s cookies. EZZYBID may use web beacons to access EZZYBID Site cookies inside and outside our network of sites and in connection with EZZYBID Site and other services.
Confidentiality and Security
EZZYBID limits access to personal information about you to prescreened employees, agents and representatives who we believe, in their business capacity, reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide services to you or in order to prescreen and fulfill your transactions within the EZZYBID Site. We have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with Ghanaian law to protect personal and confidential information about you on all our servers and data networks.
Further, the only means to participate in an auction is through the EZZYBID Site registration and access process, which includes a password for each transmission. EZZYBID strongly recommends that all private transmissions be protected by passwords and that you do not hand out your password to anyone. Any bids or purchases made under your account are your responsibility and all sales will be final.
Membership Information and Preferences
You can edit your EZZYBID Site membership information at any time. We reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to the EZZYBID Site and other services, such as new auctions, sales, promotions or service announcements, administrative messages and newsletters that are considered part of your EZZYBID Site membership, without offering you the opportunity to opt out of receiving them. You can terminate your EZZYBID Site membership at any time.