This privacy statement is applicable to TradeSmart and other products such as mobile app and other applications by TradeSmart. TradeSmart does not collect personal information about individuals except when such individuals specifically provide such information on a voluntary basis. For example, such personal information may be gathered for Guest login for the application, an enquiry with TradeSmart, account opening application, contest registration, registration for subscription sites or services and in connection with content submissions, community postings (e.g., message boards), suggestions, and voting/polling activities.
Personal information of individual users will not be sold or otherwise transferred to unaffiliated third parties without the approval of the user at the time of collection. At such points of collection, by submitting his/her personal information, the user agrees to show an interest in the products and services of TradeSmart and hence agrees to receive promotional and/or marketing communication about products, services and offerings from TradeSmart and/or any associated third parties.
When we believe a third party may add value and raise the standard of the services we provide to you, in such cases we may disclose the information you have provided with them. By enforcing stringent confidentiality rules on all third parties with whom we share this information, we will make every effort to ensure that the privacy of your information is upheld. We will always make sure that a robust confidentiality agreement is in place to protect your personal information. We won't permit any third parties to keep your personal information any longer than is necessary given the nature of the services they are providing.
TradeSmart reserves the right to perform statistical analyses of user behavior and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of the various areas of the site and to inform advertisers of such information as well as the number of users that have been exposed to or clicked on their advertising banners.
Users are also aware that non-personal information and data may be automatically collected through the standard operation of TradeSmart’s internet servers or through the use of “cookies.”
“Cookies” are small text files a web site can use to recognize repeat users. It facilitate the user’s ongoing access to and use of the site and allow a site to track usage behavior and compile aggregate data that will allow content improvements and targeted advertising. Cookies are not programs that come onto a user’s system and damage files.
TradeSmart reserves the right to change this policy at any time by notifying users of the existence of a new privacy statement. This statement and the policies outlined herein are not intended to and do not create any contractual or other legal rights in or on behalf of any party.