Depending on which services you choose to use, BSpringsWV.com may require additional information, such billing and payment information (including billing address, telephone number, credit card information), a telephone number, and/or a physical postal address. If you choose to enable a shopping cart on our sites, BSpringsWV.com may require information such as your social security number, identification ID or tax ID, date of birth, bank account information, credit card information and/or other proof of identification in order to verify your identity and provide this service to you. Credit card information on an account may be stored and used for both billing and payment purposes.
BSpringsWV.com may contact members to confidentially request more information about products or items listed on the Site, to ensure compliance with our rules. Certain products or services on BSpringsWV.com may require you to complete an application; any information you submit through the application processes will not be displayed publicly and will only be used internally by BSpringsWV.com, unless otherwise specified.
At BSpringsWV.com we're committed to upholding a high standard when it comes to our privacy practices. It's important to us that you're comfortable on the BSpringsWV.com website, so we provide options for you to control how much information you share and your communication preferences. We use secure technologies and follow best practices.
This page highlights key points about the information BSpringsWV.com collects or receives about you, how it is used, and your choices.
Parts of our site requires a member to provide a valid email address and choose a username connected with your site activity. Depending on the services you choose, additional information may be collected, for example: billing or payment information, a telephone number, and a physical address. You may optionally choose to provide your full name and other personal information, such as physical address, phone number, etc.
We use the information that we gather from our users in a number of ways, including to provide and improve our services, for targeted online marketing, and to communicate with you. We also partner with service providers and other third parties that collect, use, and analyze information about BSpringsWV.com users.
We believe in transparency, and we're committed to being upfront about our privacy practices, including how we treat personal information we collect or receive. We know you care about your privacy, too, so we provide settings that allow you to control how certain information that is used on BSpringsWV.com.
Your username, BSpringsWV.com ID or alias is publicly displayed and connected to your BSpringsWV.com activity. Other people may see your date joined, reviews, ratings, profile information, items listed for sale, shop pages, sold item listings, and comments in community spaces.
BSpringsWV.com automatically receives and records some information from your browser or your mobile device when you visit the Site or use the Apps, such as your IP address or unique device identifier, cookies and data about which pages you visit on the Site or on the Apps. This information helps us analyze and understand how the Site and the Apps work for members and visitors, and provide a more personalized experience for members and visitors.
When you use the Apps, you may optionally choose to share your geo-location details with BSpringsWV.com in order to use our location-based services. If you have provided your location details but would no longer like to share that information, you may opt out of those services through the settings on the Apps. You may also enable the Apps to access your mobile device's camera to upload photographs to BSpringsWV.com.
Some members or visitors may connect to or register an BSpringsWV.com account using an external third-party application, such as Facebook, or an app developed using a BSpringsWV.com API. BSpringsWV.com may receive some data from those connected third-party applications. Connecting your BSpringsWV.com account to third-party applications or services is optional, and when you connect your account to an external app, you will be given the opportunity to grant permission. You can revoke your permission.
BSpringsWV.com may receive or collect information (for example: an email address) about a person who is not yet a registered BSpringsWV.com member (a "non-member") in connection with certain BSpringsWV.com features, including but not limited to: a non-member subscribing to an BSpringsWV.com newsletter, a member inviting a non-member to visit the Site, a non-member engaging in a transaction, or a member sending a gift card code to a non-member. Non-member information is used only for the purpose it was originally submitted to BSpringsWV.com. A non-member can contact BSpringsWV.com Support if they do not want BSpringsWV.com to retain their information.
BSpringsWV.com uses the information described in this policy to provide and improve our services and products, for billing and payments, for identification and authentication, for targeted online marketing, to contact members or interested parties, and for general research and aggregate reporting.
We know members of our community value having control over their own information, and therefore BSpringsWV.com gives you the choice of providing, editing or removing certain information, as well as choice over how we contact you.
You may change or correct your BSpringsWV.com account information (except your username) on the Site. You may also remove certain optional information on the Site that you no longer wish to be publicly visible, such as your full name.
For various reasons, BSpringsWV.com may contact you about our services or your activity. Some of these messages are required, service-related messages for members. Other messages are not required, and you can control which optional messages you choose to receive by changing your settings in your account. Learn more in the Messages from BSpringsWV.com section of this policy.
On occasion, BSpringsWV.com will contact you. Primarily, messages are delivered by email or by push notifications, and every account is required to keep a valid email address on file to receive messages. In some situations, BSpringsWV.com may contact you by telephone, SMS message or physical mail in order to provide you with customer support or to provide you with information about products and features you my find of interest. You may update your contact preferences in your account settings.
Some messages from BSpringsWV.com are service-related and required for members. Examples of service-related messages include, but are not limited to: a welcome/confirmation email when you register your account, notification of an order, or correspondence. You may opt-out of receiving service-related messages from BSpringsWV.com.
As a member, BSpringsWV.com may also send you messages related to certain features or your activity on the Site or Apps. BSpringsWV.com may also send you news or updates about changes to our Site, Apps, or services. By default, members will receive these messages via email or push notifications through the Apps, but you may choose to opt-out of getting certain messages through the settings on your BSpringsWV.com account or mobile device.
BSpringsWV.com may offer optional email newsletters. Newsletters are available to both members and non-members. Any newsletters will contain a link to unsubscribe to this service.
BSpringsWV.com is both a marketplace and a community. We may offer several features that allow members to connect and communicate in public or semi-public spaces, such as Forums. Please use common sense and good judgment when posting in these community spaces or sharing your personal information with others on BSpringsWV.com. Be aware that any personal information you submit there can be read, collected, or used by others, or could be used to send you unsolicited messages.
BSpringsWV.com generally does not remove content from community spaces, and your posts may remain public after your account is closed. You are responsible for the personal information you choose to post in community spaces on BSpringsWV.com Sites.
We want to respect your privacy. BSpringsWV.com will not disclose your name, email address or other personal information to third parties without your explicit consent, except as specified in this policy. BSpringsWV.com limits access to your personal information to employees who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs.
As part of the buying and selling process, BSpringsWV.com will facilitate the sharing of information between partners involved in the transaction. As part of the buying or selling process, you may obtain another BSpringsWV.com member's email address, shipping address, payment information, and/or other information. You have a limited license to use this information only for BSpringsWV.com-related communications or for BSpringsWV.com-facilitated transactions. BSpringsWV.com has not granted you a license to use the information for unsolicited commercial messages or unauthorized transactions. Without express consent from that person, you must not add any BSpringsWV.com member to your email or physical mailing list or store or misuse any payment information.
BSpringsWV.com is affiliated with a variety of businesses and works closely with them. These businesses may offer promotions or sell items or services to you through BSpringsWV.com's services. BSpringsWV.com may also provide services or sell products jointly with affiliated businesses. Due to the nature of our business model, when an affiliated business is associated with your transaction, we may share information that is related to such transaction with that affiliated business. BSpringsWV.com may share aggregated demographic information with business partners.
If you prefer to prevent third parties from setting and accessing cookies on your computer, you may set your browser to block cookies.
We can only speak for ourselves; this policy does not apply to the practices of third parties that BSpringsWV.com does not own or control, or individuals that BSpringsWV.com does not employ or manage. If you provide your information to others on BSpringsWV.com or throughout the Internet, different rules may apply to the use or disclosure of the information you provide to them.
BSpringsWV.com does not control the privacy policies of third parties, and you are subject to the privacy policies of those third parties where applicable. BSpringsWV.com is not responsible for the privacy or security practices of other websites on the Internet, even those linked to or from the BSpringsWV.com Site or Apps. We encourage you to ask questions before you disclose your personal information to others.
The security of your personal information is important to us. Your BSpringsWV.com account information is protected by a password. It is important that you protect against unauthorized access of your account and information by choosing your password carefully, and keeping your password and computer secure by signing out after using our services.
BSpringsWV.com encrypts sensitive information (such as credit card number) using secure socket layer technology (SSL). BSpringsWV.com follows generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once BSpringsWV.com receives it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. BSpringsWV.com offers optional advanced security settings for members, such as two-factor authentication for signing in, full-site SSL, and login history; you can enable these options under your account settings.
BSpringsWV.com will retain your information only for as long as is necessary or your account is active or as needed to provide you services. If you no longer want BSpringsWV.com to use your information to provide you services, you may close your account. BSpringsWV.com will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
You may inform us of any changes or requests in regards to your personal data, and in accordance with our obligations under local data protection law, we may update or delete your personal data accordingly.
If you have questions about personal information or suggestions you can contact us by sending an email to mgsoff@BSpringsWV.com, or contact us at one of the following addresses: In the US: BSpringsWV.com, 4292 River Road, Berkeley Springs, WV 25411. We will respond to you within 30 days of receipt of your correspondence.
Effective Date: July 2, 2015
Updated: July 2, 2015