Traders-Business.com understand your need to maintain your privacy when searching for a
business offer. Traders-Business.com is committed to protecting the privacy of our users.
We want to provide a safe, secure user experience. We will use our best efforts to ensure
that the information you submit to us is used only for the purposes as set forth herein.
Aggregated Data about Traders-Business.com Visitors
We gather information about all of our users collectively, such
as what area users visit most frequently. We only use such data anonymously and in the
aggregate. This information helps us to determine what is most beneficial for our users,
and how we can continually create a better overall experience for you. We may share this
information with third parties, but only in the aggregate, so that they too may understand
how Traders-Business.com visitors use our site, so they may create a better overall
experience for you as well.
Personally Identifiable Information
Traders-Business.com collects personally identifiable information from users when you
register for an account, when you use certain products or services and when you enter
promotions or contests. We may also ask you for other information, such as information on
your interests, your likes and dislikes regarding the site, the types of offers you are
interested in, etc., in an effort to deliver to you the best possible site experience.
Internet Protocol Address
We collect an IP address from all visitors to our site. We use
your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer our site.
Your IP address is also used to help identify you when you visit our site.
General Information Disclosure
including your individual visits to our Web site, or personal information that you
provide, such as your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, credit card number,
personal references, etc., to any outside parties, except when we believe, in good faith,
that such release is reasonably necessary to comply with law, enforce or apply the terms
of any of our user agreements or protect the rights, property or safety of
Traders-Business.com, our users, or others. But, we may record and share aggregated
information with our partners, member companies and offer seekers. Also, if you input your
information on a co-branded page, then your information becomes the property of both
Traders-Business.com and the co-sponsor of the page. In that instance, the use of your
company and Traders-Business.com is not responsible for their use of your personal
We employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on
our behalf. Examples may include hosting our web servers, analyzing data, processing
credit card payments, and providing marketing assistance and customer service. These other
companies may have access to your personal information as necessary to perform their
functions, but they may not share that information with any third party.
Since Traders-Business.com is a trade site, we give you the option of putting your data in
our database, to be searched by prospective traders / representatives or responding to ads
with your data. If you allow your data to be searchable, then all traders who access to
our database will have access to your data. We use our best efforts to grant access to
this database only to traders and trade representatives. However, we are not responsible
if some other third party, such as someone posing as the aforementioned and evades
security measures and gains access to the database, and, subsequently, your data. You may
remove your data from our searchable database at any time. However, traders who have
access to the database may have retained a copy of your data in their own files or
databases. We are not responsible for the retention, use, or privacy of data in these
Updating Account Information
Traders-Business.com allows you to change, correct or remove your
personal information at any time. To do so, simply log into your member area and you will
find options for editing the information you have submitted.
Our Web Site makes chat rooms, forums, message boards and/or news groups available to its
users. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes
public information, and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your
Traders-Business.com emails a free informational electronic newsletter to only subscribed
users. Users may remove themselves from this mailing list by utilizing the unsubscribe
options at the end of each mailing.
Tell A Friend
Users can choose to electronically notify Traders-Business.com of an individual who may be
interested in our services. Users must provide Traders-Business.com with the email address
of the intended recipient. This information is not retained nor used for any other purpose
than the intent of promoting our services to that individual one time.
Cookies, which are small text files recorded in a user's hard drive, are employed by
thousands of sites to enhance user's Web viewing experience. Cookies cannot damage user
files, nor can they read information from a user's hard drive. Cookies allow Web sites to
"remember" users across pages of a Web site and across multiple visits to a Web
you're currently logged into our systems, and tracking click streams. Because of our use
of cookies, we can deliver faster service, consistent, updated results, and a more
personalized site experience. Cookies in and of themselves do not personally identify
users, although they do identify a user's computer. In the course of serving
advertisements to our Web site, our third-party advertiser may place or recognize a unique
cookie on your browser. Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. If you prefer,
advantage of a Web site's functionality if you do so.
Traders-Business.com uses a third party advertising company to serve ads when you visit
our Web site. This company may use information (not including your name, address, email
address or telephone number) about your visits to our Web Site and other Web sites in
order to provide advertisements on our Web Site and other Web sites about goods and
services that may be of interest to you. Traders-Business.com also shares Web site usage
information about visitors to our Web site with a reputable third party for the purpose of
targeting our Internet banner advertisements on our Web Site and other Web sites. To do
this, we use clear GIF, or pixel tags, on our Web Site, which allow us to recognize a
browser's cookie when a browser visits our Web Site. The information we collect and share
through this technology is not personally identifiable.
Traders-Business.com has an area on the site where you can submit feedback. Any feedback
that is submitted through this area becomes the property of Traders-Business.com. We may
use this feedback, such as success stories, for marketing purposes, or to contact you for
further feedback on the site.
Privacy Commitment Changes
If we decide to change our privacy commitment for Traders-Business.com, we will post those
changes here so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use
that information, and whether we will disclose it to anyone. Users will be notified of any
a notice posting on our home page. If any changes apply to the use of personally
identifiable information, we will notify the user by email.
Last reviewed: 17 October 2004