This privacy notice discloses the privacy policies for https://www.adfinderonline.com, which is operated and maintained by The Ad Finder, a Missouri corporation, which hereinafter is referred to as “we”. We offer a service through the above-mentioned website which provides leads or inquiries from potential buyers of equipment to equipment dealers (the “Service”).
This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use our Service and the choices you have associated with that data.
Information Collection and Use
We collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our Service to you. This website is utilized to provide sales leads or inquiries to various equipment dealers (the “Service”). The type of information we collect from you depends on your utilization of the Service.
In order to utilize the Service, potential buyers of equipment must first provide the respective email address to us, which we will forward to various dealers of equipment and archive in our system. A potential buyer utilizing the Service may choose to use other features such as “item alerts” and “saved preferences” like “favorites” in which event we will ask the respective user to submit a login which could be one of the following: (i) email/password combination; (ii) Google login; or (iii) Facebook login. We will store the login information provided if an email/password combination is chosen. In the event a Google login is selected, we will store the respective user’s Google email only, with the remaining information stored by Google. In the event a Facebook login is selected, we will store the respective user’s Facebook email only, with the remaining information stored by Facebook. We will store a respective buyer’s “item alerts” and “favorites” through a respective user’s uses with the Service to provide the respective user advanced search and alert notification.
For dealers utilizing the Service, a respective dealer is required to provide us with their name, address, phone number, and email address. This information is stored and utilized by us to provide images and machine specifications in text format to market a respective dealer’s equipment.
Payment information is stored on systems through our bank’s payment gateway. We do not store credit card information or any other financial information on our servers. We are not responsible for our bank’s payment gateway.
Types of Data Collected
While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you ("Personal Data"), which will be collected and utilized as described above. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:
- Email address
- First name and last name
- Phone number
- Address, State, Province, ZIP/Postal code, City
- Cookies and Usage Data
We will also use the data to help the users of the Service take advantage of the features of our platform, and to provide notifications to them based on their expressed interest, if a user elects to utilize this feature.
We may also collect information how the Service is accessed and used ("Usage Data"). This Usage Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data. When you visit our website, we will collect information how the Service is accessed and used, which information will include items people are searching for, pages visited, and how users arrived at our website. None of the usage data will be linked in any way to any personally identifiable information on our website.
We will not share any of your personally identifiable information or any Usage Data with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your requests.
Tracking & Cookies Data
Cookies are files with small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our Service.
For instance, when we use a cookie and tracking technologies to identify a user, a user will not have to log in a password more than once, thereby saving time while on our site. Cookies and other tracking technologies we utilize will also enable us to track and target the interest of our users to enhance the experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site.
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.
Examples of Cookies we use:
- Session Cookies. We use Session Cookies to operate our Service.
- Preference Cookies. We use Preference Cookies to remember your preferences and various settings.
- Security Cookies. We use Security Cookies for security purposes.
Use of Data
In addition to the use of data collected by Ad Finder, Ad Finder uses the collective data for various purposes:
- To provide and maintain the Service
- To notify you about changes to our Service
- To allow you to participate in interactive features of our Service when you choose to do so
- To provide customer care and support
- To provide analysis or valuable information so that we can improve the Service
- To monitor the usage of the Service
- To detect, prevent and address technical issues
Transfer of Data
Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.
If you are located outside United States and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to our servers located in the state of Michigan, U.S.A., where we process the data on our services, and data is also stored on backup devices at our office on an encrypted storage device for offline backup purposes.
Disclosure of Data
Ad Finder may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
- To comply with a legal obligation
- To protect and defend the rights or property of Ad Finder
- To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service
- To protect the personal safety of users of the Service or the public
- To protect against legal liability
Security of Data
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via our website, your information is protected both online and offline. The Service utilizes an SSL encryption on all its pages to encrypt any communication or information users of the Service input. While we use encryption to protect information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job are granted to personally identifiable information. The computers/services in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment. The security of your data is important to us but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service ("Service Providers"), to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.
These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are not allowed to use personally identifiable information except for the purpose of providing the respective services on our behalf.
We may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Service.
Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en
Links to Other Sites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third-party sites or services.
Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 18 ("Children").
We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian, and you are aware that your children have provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.
By phone: 573-581-4223