Your privacy is important for us.
We are fully compliant with the EU General Data Protection Regulation. More details here.
Personal identification information
We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, register on the site, use our chatbot, fill out a form, respond to a survey, subscribe to the newsletter and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, mailing address, phone number, or fiscal identification number.
Users may, however, visit our Site anonymously.
We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain web site related activities, including submitting cargo auctions and bidding on cargo auctions.
Non-personal identification information
We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our web site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our web site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.
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How we use collected information from you
CargoBid® collects and uses Users personal information for the following purposes:
- To improve customer service
Your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs.
- To personalize user experience
We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on our web site.
- To improve our web site
We continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you.
- To process transactions
We may use the information Users provide about themselves when creating an auction or placing a bid, only to provide service to that auction or bid. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to provide the service.
- To administer a content, promotion, survey or other web site feature
To send Users information they agreed to receive about topics we think will be of interest to them.
- To send periodic emails
The email address Users provide for auction/bid processing, will only be used to send them information and updates pertaining to their auction/bid. It may also be used to respond to their inquiries, and/or other requests or questions. If User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or User may contact us via our web site.
How we protect your information
We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our web site.
CargoBid® follows the Regulation (EU) 2016/679, a European privacy law approved by the European Commission in 2016, with regards to the processing of personal data. It is otherwise known as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
Third party websites
Users may find advertising or other content on our web site that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our web site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our web site, is subject to that website's own terms and policies.
Your acceptance of these terms
Last update: February 2018