Effective Date: August 2, 2023

At 2 Dollar Ads, we value your privacy and are committed to protecting your personal information. This Privacy Policy outlines how we collect, use, share, and safeguard your data when you access and use our website and services (collectively referred to as “2 Dollar Ads” or “our platform”). By using 2 Dollar Ads, you consent to the terms outlined in this Privacy Policy.

1. General

This Privacy Policy governs the collection, use, storage, and disclosure of your personal information by 2 Dollar Ads. This policy applies to the www.2dollarads.com website (the “Website”) and all related services, applications, and tools offered by 2 Dollar Ads.

By using 2 Dollar Ads and providing your personal information, you consent to the processing and storage of your data in accordance with this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use.

2. Information We Collect

a. Information You Provide: When you use our Website or services, you may voluntarily provide us with personal information, such as your name, email address, phone number, and other details required for account registration or listing posting.

b. Automatically Collected Information: When you access our platform, we may automatically collect certain information, including your IP address, device type, browser details, and usage patterns. We may also use cookies and similar technologies to enhance your experience and analyze user behavior.

c. Information from Third Parties: We may receive information from third-party sources, such as social media platforms or service providers, and combine it with the data we collect on our platform to improve our services and provide relevant content.

3. How We Use Your Information

We use the collected information for the following purposes:

a. Providing Services: To enable you to use and access 2 Dollar Ads, including creating an account, posting listings, and interacting with other users.

b. Communication: To communicate with you, respond to inquiries, and send important updates or marketing offers (you can opt-out of marketing communications).

c. Personalization: To personalize your experience on our platform, tailor content, and provide relevant ads and recommendations.

d. Security and Fraud Prevention: To detect and prevent fraud, unauthorized access, and abuse of our platform.

e. Analytics: To analyze user behavior, improve our services, and enhance the performance of our website.

f. Legal Compliance: To comply with applicable laws, respond to legal requests, and enforce our policies.

4. Sharing Your Information

a. With Other Users: Some information you provide, such as your username and listings, may be visible to other users on our platform.

b. With Service Providers: We may share your information with trusted service providers who assist us in delivering our services, such as hosting, analytics, and marketing.

c. With Corporate Affiliates: We may share your information with our parent company, subsidiaries, or affiliates for operational and marketing purposes.

d. Business Transfers: If we undergo a merger, acquisition, or asset sale, your information may be transferred to the new entity.

e. Legal Compliance: We may disclose your information if required by law, court order, or governmental request.

f. With Your Consent: We will seek your consent before sharing your information with third parties for marketing purposes.

5. Cookies and Similar Technologies

We use cookies, web beacons, and similar technologies to improve user experience and gather analytical data. You can manage your cookie preferences through your browser settings.

6. Access and Control

You have the right to access, correct, update, or delete your personal information. You can do this by logging into your account or contacting our customer support team.

7. Data Security

We implement security measures to protect your information from unauthorized access, disclosure, or alteration. However, no method of transmission over the internet is entirely secure, and we cannot guarantee absolute security.

8. Changes to the Privacy Policy

We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any significant changes via email or through prominent notices on our website.

9. Protection and Retention of Your Personal Information

We prioritize the protection of your information by implementing a range of technical and administrative security measures. These measures include firewalls, data encryption, and physical and administrative access controls to mitigate the risks of loss, abuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, and alteration. If you suspect any misuse of your account or information, please promptly contact us.

To enhance our security measures, we utilize the reCAPTCHA Enterprise tool on our website. This tool aids in detecting and preventing fraud, spam, and abuse. Please be aware that the use of reCAPTCHA Enterprise is subject to Google’s Terms of Service and Privacy Policy, and your acceptance of these terms is implied by using the tool.

We retain personal information only for as long as legally permissible and delete it when it is no longer necessary for the purposes outlined above.

10. Other Information

Abuse and Unsolicited Commercial Communications (“Spam”): We strictly prohibit the abuse of our website. Users are not authorized to add other 2dollarads.com members to any mailing list (email or postal) for commercial purposes without explicit consent. If you observe any abuse, such as spam or spoof emails, please report it to us at support@2dollarads.com.

The use of member-to-member communication resources to send spam or content violating our Terms of Use is prohibited. For security reasons, we may automatically scan messages to detect spam, viruses, phishing, and other malicious or prohibited content. We do not retain messages sent through these resources permanently.

Third Parties: This Privacy Policy exclusively applies to the collection, use, and transfer of information by 2dollarads.com. We have no control over the privacy policies of third parties that may apply to you. When collaborating with third parties or utilizing third-party tools for specific services, we will specify the applicable privacy policy. Feel free to inquire about privacy policies before disclosing your personal information to any third party.

If you have any questions or concerns about our Privacy Policy or the way we handle your personal information, please contact our customer support team at support@2dollarads.com.