Privacy Policy

PalouseList Privacy Policy (updated March 1, 2015)

This policy details how data about you is collected/used/disclosed when you visit our websites and services (together, "PL") or otherwise interact with us. If we update it, we will revise the date, place notices on PL if a change is material, and/or obtain your consent as required by law.

1. Protecting your privacy:

  • We take precautions to prevent unauthorized access to or misuse of data about you.
  • We do not run ads, other than classified ads 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 with other sites.
  • 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 PL).
  • We do provide email proxy & relay to reduce unwanted mail.
  • PL links to third party sites - please review their privacy policies.

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

  • data you post on PL, or send us directly or via other sites. Please do not post private data.
  • credit card data, which is transmitted to payment processors via a security protocol (e.g. SSL).
  • data you provide (e.g. email address, name, address, phone, fax, photos, tax ID).
  • web log data (e.g. pages viewed, access times, IP address, HTTP headers).
  • data collected via cookies (e.g. keyword searches and "favorites" lists).

3. Data we store:

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

4. 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, court orders, or other legal process.
  • to protect our rights, property, or safety, or that of our users or the general public.
  • with your consent (e.g. if you authorize us to share data with other users).
  • in connection with a merger, bankruptcy, or sale/transfer of assets to another company.
  • in aggregate or summary form, as long as it cannot reasonably be used to identify you.