Buyers Meeting Point (“BMP”) values the privacy of our visitors. By visiting BMP’s primary website or related online resources that BMP controls or operates (collectively “BMP Sites”), or using any of our services, you acknowledge that you accept the practices and policies outlined in this Privacy Statement.
What this Privacy Statement Covers
This Privacy Statement covers BMP’s treatment of personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”) that BMP gathers when you access BMP Sites. This Privacy Statement does not apply to the use of your Personal Information by third parties that BMP does not own or control, or to individuals that BMP does not control or manage.
Links to Other Sites
BMP Sites contains links to blogs and other websites that are not owned or controlled by BMP. We are not responsible for the privacy policies of such other sites.
Information Collection & Use
BMP is the sole owner of information collected on BMP Sites. We do not share or sell your information with anyone without your authorization or consent in ways different from what is disclosed in this Privacy Statement.
Surveys or Contests
We may provide you the opportunity to participate in contests or surveys on BMP Sites. If you participate we will request certain Personal Information from you. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you therefore have a choice whether or not to disclose this information. The requested information typically includes contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as zip code). We only use this information internally to determine eligibility, notify contest winners, and to measure the success of our efforts.
We will communicate with you in response to your inquiries and to provide the services you request. We will communicate with you by email or by telephone in accordance with your wishes.
We may employ other companies and people to perform tasks on our behalf and need to share your information with them to provide products or services to you. Examples of such services include sending email, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, processing credit card payments, and providing customer service.
We reserve the right to disclose your Personal Information when we believe in good faith that release is necessary to (1) comply with the law; (2) enforce or apply our conditions of use and other agreements; (3) or protect the rights, property or safety of BMP, our employees, our users, or others.
Security and Confidentiality
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
We gather certain information automatically and store it in log files. This information includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, requested pages, operating system, and the time and date your browser requested our pages. We use this information, which does not identify individual visitors, to analyze trends, to administer the BMP Sites, to track visitor movements around the BMP Sites and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We do not link this collected data to Personal Information.
We store a small text file called a cookie on your computer to track session data and persist your login for your convenience. A session cookie expires when you exit your browser. A persistent cookie stays on your computer until it is deleted. You can remove persistent cookies by following the directions provided in your browser's "help" files.
If you reject cookies you may still use the BMP Sites.
In the event BMP goes through a business transition such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, your Personal Information will likely be among the assets transferred. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of BMP may continue to use your Personal Information as set forth in this Privacy Statement. You hereby consent to BMP sharing your Personal Information under the above circumstances. BMP will contact you at the email address you provided at registration to communicate such transfer. We will also place a prominent notice on the BMP home page for 30 days after such transfer of your Personal Information.
Changes in this Privacy Statement