Here’s the low down, in normal English, straight to the point on what you want to know about your privacy and our policy on it. We collect and store your information on our servers to make your user experience more awesome by keeping things like your favourites attached to your user account and for storing information on any garage sale you have posted so you can quickly reactivate it. And most importantly, we keep all of your information to ourselves, unless for some reason we legally have no other option to do so. Any questions? Please read the long-winded legal edition below.
GLICKIN and GLICKIN GARAGE SALES are trademarks of Travis Lutz, and are used under license.
Table of Contents
- Collection of Personal Information and it’s Use
- Maintaining, Protecting and Retention of Personal Information
2. Collection of Personal Information and its Use
As a user of GLICKIN™, you are not required to register for an account in order to access our website or application. However, if you do register for an account,your information is sent and stored on our servers(currently Amazon Server but subject to change without notice) for the sole purpose of increasing your user experience and will not be sold, rented or otherwise transferred to any third party other than as needed for the operation of GLICKIN™. There are many benefits to creating an account, including saving your favourite sales for later and being able to input your own garage sale details. We promise we are here to help you garage sale inevery way we know how, and that’s it, there are no catches. Download the free app, use our free website and become a free member to unlock all the features that can only be made possible when we have an account to attach them to.
Information is automatically collected when you visit our website, glickin.com, and all associated websites, applications, services and tools referenced in this policy, which are sent from your computer,mobile device or other equipment. Information collected includes, but is not limited to information gathered from your interaction with our website and services including the following:
- device id;
- device type;
- geo-location information;
- computer and connection information;
- statistics on page views;
- user preference information provided by you or gleaned by analysis or tracking of your use; and
- traffic to and from www.glickin.com, referring to URL, ad date, IP address and standard web log information and any information collected through cookies, web beacons and similar technologies.
By using our website, or any associated websites, applications, services and tools, you consent for us to collect and store any information you enter on our website. As an account holder or visitor of our website youare consenting to GLICKIN™ using information which includes, but is not limited to:
- information that you provide to us when you register for an account or for the services that you use;
- additional information that you may provide to us through social media sites or third party services;
- information provided in the context of dispute resolution, correspondence through our website or correspondence that is provided to us;
- information about your location and the location of your device, including your device’s unique identifier information (if you have enabled this service on your mobile device or electronic equipment), and
- your resume, if you choose to submit same for consideration by emailing it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
GLICKIN™ may use any information provided to us for a variety of purpose(s), wich include:
- to provide you access to our services and customer support by means of username, e-mail or telephone;
- to personalize, measure and improve our services, content and ads;
- to contact you, by e-mail, push notification, text message (SMS) or by telephone, to inquire about our Services.
- to provide you with other services that you have requested, as described when we collected the information,
- to tailor third party advertising displayed on our services for you, and
- to consider you as a potential candidate if you choose to email us your resume through email@example.com.
Should you decide to make an account or register on our social media site, you consent to being offered the option of sign-on services that enable you to access the website or related websites with your login credentials. We can also offer services that enable you to share information with third party social media websites, such as Facebook, Google Plus, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Snap chat or WhatsApp.
We may use your personal information for the additional following purposes:
- to comply with legal obligations or a court order;
- if necessary for the prevention, detection or prosecution of criminal offenses, such as fraud, deceit or prosecution;
- if necessary to maintain our policies or to protect the rights and freedoms of any of our employees or users or others;
- if we intend to merge with any other company in the context or re-organization or acquisition of our company; and
- if the owner of an intellectual property right or an intermediary in good faith believes that an advertisement or posting violates the rights of the IP owner. Before personal information is provided, the IP owner must enter into an agreement that specifies that information is only provided on the strict condition that it may only be used in the context of legal proceedings and/or obtaining legal advice and/or to answer questions from the relevant advertiser or user.
When using our website and application, users are able to share garage sale postingsand the locations of those garages with other users, thereby making this shared information accessible to other users and/or visitors. Our application also allows users to anonymously share the locations of others garage sales that they come across. You are solely responsible for the personal information you share through our website and therefore we cannot guarantee the privacy or security of the information shared by you with other users and we unfortunately cannot guarantee the accuracy of anyposted ad, due to theimpossibility of confirming every anonymous or registered post. GLICKIN™ has implemented a “Report Ad” button so that users can “self-police” the site for everyone and any user and/ or visitor that is abusing the anonymous post feature will be banned from the site.
We note that no information provided bythird party is guaranteed by GLICKIN™, and we will not take any legal responsibility for inaccuracy of same.
By using our website and all associated websites, applications, services and tools referenced in this policy, you approve to receiving offers, personalized or not, and to be contacted by telephone or other methods regarding any and all products and services offered by GLICKIN™. Although we will not sell any of your personal information to any third parties for any marketing purposes without your consent, we will combine your information and information collected from other companies for the purpose of improving our services and simplifying your access. We may use user preference information to tailor third party advertising displayed on our services to you.
When you use our website and all associated websites, applications, services and tools referenced in this policy, our service providers and GLICKIN™ may place cookies (data files on your phone or mobile device’s drive) or web beacons (electronic images that are placed in a web page’s code) or similar technologies. You authorize GLICKIN™ to use such itemsto help us identify you as a user, to provide you a better experience on our websiteand applications. We will also use such itemsto run testing to ensure that our website and applications are being used effectively and again we promise to only use your information for good.
5. Maintaining, Protecting and Retaining Your Personal Information
You are responsible for accessing and ensuring the validity and accuracy of any information provided to GLICKIN™or any of our third parties (presently none).Should you wish to close your account you may do so at any time, at no fee. If you place a garage sale classified ad that you later want to modify, please feel free to do so at anytime. If there is an error, omission, or any incomplete information on your account please modify same by accessing your account information or notify us if you are unable to fix same, at:
- firstname.lastname@example.org; or
- in writing to GLICKIN Garage Sales Inc., 8521 70th Avenue, Grande Prairie, Alberta T8X 0G3.
Please keep in mind, we can only retain your personal information as long as legally permitted and may beforced to delete information provided to GLICKIN™ after such time.
- Physical/Administrative access controls; and
- Data encryption.
In order to ensure the above mentioned is successful to the best of its ability, we ask that you do not share your account log in information with others. If you believe your account has been compromised in anyway, please contact GLICKIN™ through email at email@example.com.