Privacy Policy

Who we are

This policy details how data about you is used when you access our websites and services (together, “”) or interact with us. If we update it, we will revise the date, place notices on if changes are material, and/or obtain your consent as required by law.

Protecting your privacy

We take precautions to prevent unauthorised access to or misuse of data about you.
We do not run ads, other than the

classifieds posted by our users.
We do not share your data with third parties for marketing purposes.
We do not engage in cross-marketing or link-referral programs.
We do not employ tracking devices for marketing purposes.
We do not send you unsolicited communications for marketing purposes.
We do not engage in affiliate marketing (and prohibit it on

We do provide email proxy & relay services to reduce unwanted email.
Please review privacy policies of any third-party sites linked to from


Data we use to provide/improve our services and/or combat fraud/abuse:

data you post on or send via

, and/or send us directly or via other sites
credit card data, which is transmitted to payment processors via a security protocol (e.g. SSL).
data you submit or provide (e.g. name, address, email, phone, fax, photos, tax ID).
web log data (e.g. web pages viewed, access times, IP address, HTTP headers).
data collected via cookies (e.g. search data and “favorites” lists).
data about your device(s) (e.g. screen size, DOM local storage, plugins).
data from 3rd parties (e.g. phone type, geo-location via IP address).

Data we store

We retain data as needed for our business purposes and/or as required by law.
We make good faith efforts to store data securely, but can make no guarantees.
You may access and update certain data about you via your account login.

Circumstances in which we may disclose user data:

to vendors and service providers (e.g. payment processors) working on our behalf.
to respond to subpoenas, search warrants, court orders, or other legal process.
to protect our rights, property, or safety, or that of users of

 or the general public.
with your consent (e.g. if you authorise us to share data with other users).
in connection with a merger, bankruptcy, or sale/transfer of assets.
in aggregate/summary form, where it cannot reasonably be used to identify you.

International Users – By accessing or providing us data, you agree we may use and disclose data we collect as described here or as communicated to you, transmit it outside your resident jurisdiction, and store it on servers in the United States. For more information please contact our privacy officer at [email protected]


Suggested text: When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


Suggested text: If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.


Suggested text: If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Suggested text: Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.