What This Privacy Policy Covers

This privacy policy covers the use of the web site located at http://www.madehere.com and the services provided by Madehere Inc. ("Madehere"), including how madehere treats personal information that madehere collects and receives. Pursuant to madehere, Terms of Use, you must be 18 years and older to use this site or have permission from a legal guardian. Therefore, this policy makes no provision for individuals under 18 years old. This policy does apply to the practices of third parties that madehere does not own or control, or individuals that madehere does not employ or manage.
Effective Date: 20/09/2010

MADEHERE INC

Madehere Inc. is an independent organization whose mission is to build user's trust and confidence in the Internet by promoting the use of fair information practices. This privacy statement covers the site http://www.madehere.com. Due to madehere commitment to your privacy, it has agreed to disclose its information practices and have its privacy practices reviewed for compliance by madehere Inc. If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, you should first contact madehere legal department at info@madehere.com

Information Collection and How it is Used

General Information:
• Madehere will not sell or disclose your name or email address to third parties without your explicit consent, except as specified in this privacy policy.
• Your username, madehere ID or alias is displayed throughout madehere (and so available to the public) and is connected to all of your madehere activity. Other people can see your purchases, items for sale, store, feedback, ratings and associated comments.
• Madehere collects personal information when you register to use madehere services or to post content on madehere. At registration you are asked for your email address and certain other optional information.
• If you would like to obtain a Seller account, madehere will ask for your billing address, phone number, and credit card information.
• Madehere automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address, cookies, and the pages you request.
• Madehere uses information for the following general purposes: products and services provisioning, billing, identification and authentication, services improvement, contact, research, and anonymous reporting. IP addresses are automatically reported by your browser each time you view a web page. Your IP address is stored in madehere user registration databases when you register with Madehere. IP addresses may be used for various research purposes and/or delivering unique functionality in the madehere Marketplace.

Service Announcements

Madehere will send you a welcome/confirmation email when you sign up for Madehere services. Receipt of this email is required for using madehere services.

Madehere will send you service-related announcements on rare occasions when it is necessary to do so.

Administrative Messages

Madehere may periodically email you with administrative messages. Madehere will not sell or rent your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent. Your information may be combined with information madehere collects from other companies and used to improve and personalize services, content and advertising. If you don't wish to receive administrative messages or participate in these programs, simply opt-out by emailing info@madehere.com.

Choice/Opt-out

If you no longer wish to receive administrative messages, you may opt-out by emailing info@madehere.com. Please note that if you do not wish to receive administrative messages from us, those notices will still govern your use of the madehere website and service, and you are responsible for reviewing such notices for changes.

Cookies

A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier that is sent to your browser from a web site's computers and stored on your computer's hard drive. You can configure your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, or notify you when a cookie is set. If you reject all cookies, you will not be able to use madehere products or services that require you to "sign in", and you may not be able to take full advantage of the madehere service. Madehere uses its own cookies for a number of purposes, including to: Access your information when you "sign in"; keep track of preferences you specify while you are using madehere services; display the most appropriate advertising banners, based on your interests and activity on madehere; estimate and report madehere total audience size and traffic; conduct research to improve madehere content and services. Madehere cookies do not collect personal information, and madehere does not combine information collected through cookies with other personal information to tell us who you are or what your username or email address is.

Information Sharing and Disclosure

When you post a message, your madehere ID or alias is visible to other users. If you post personal information online that is accessible to the public, you may receive unsolicited messages from other parties in return. Madehere may be required to disclose personally identifiable information under special circumstances, such as to comply with subpoenas or when your actions violate the madehere Terms of Use. Madehere may disclose personally identifiable information to parties in compliance with madehere Copyright and Intellectual Property Policy, as madehere in madehere's sole discretion believes necessary or appropriate in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringement, piracy, or other unlawful activity. In such events, madehere may disclose name, street address, city, state, zip code, country, phone number, email address and company name. Madehere may share aggregated demographic information with business partners.

Madehere is affiliated with a variety of businesses and works closely with them. These businesses may operate stores on the madehere website or sell items to you from the madehere website. Madehere may also provide services or sell products jointly with affiliated businesses. Due to the nature of madehere business model, when an affiliated business is associated with your transaction, you will share customer information that is related to such transaction with that affiliated business.

Madehere employs other companies and people to perform tasks on our behalf and needs to share your information with them to provide products and services to you. Examples include but are not limited to fulfilling orders, handling billing disputes and collections, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance and providing customer service.

Madehere will not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with non affiliated parties except as specified in this Privacy Policy to provide products or services you have requested or when madehere has your permission. It may be necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of madehere Terms of Use, as specified in this Privacy Policy or as otherwise required by law. In some cases, madehere may choose to buy or sell assets. In these types of transactions, customer information is typically one of the business assets that is transferred. Madehere will transfer information about you if madehere is acquired by or merged with another company. In this event, madehere will notify you by email or by putting a prominent notice on the madehere web site before information about you is transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy.

As part of the buying and selling process, you may obtain another madehere user's email address, shipping address and/or other information. Pursuant to madehere Terms of Use, you have a limited license to use this information. This information should only be used for madehere-related communications or for madehere-facilitated transactions. Madehere has not granted you a license to use the information for unsolicited commercial messages. Without limiting the foregoing, without express consent from the user, you are not licensed to add any madehere user to your email or physical mail list.

Without limiting the above, in an effort to respect your privacy and madehere ability to keep the community free from bad actors, madehere will not otherwise disclose your personal information to law enforcement, other government officials, or other third parties without a subpoena, court order, legal process, or substantially similar legal procedure, except when madehere believes in good faith that the disclosure of information is necessary to protect madehere rights, prevent imminent physical harm or financial loss, or to report suspected illegal activity.

Forums

If you use a forum or chat room on this site, you should be aware that any personally identifiable information you submit there can be read, collected, or used by others or could be used to send you unsolicited messages. Madehere is not responsible for the personally identifiable information you choose to submit in these forums.

Third Parties

Except as otherwise expressly included in this Privacy Policy, this document addresses only the use and disclosure of information madehere collects from you. If you disclose your information to others, whether they are buyers or sellers on madehere or throughout the internet, different rules may apply to their use or disclosure of the information you disclose to them. Madehere does not control the privacy policies of third parties, and you are subject to the privacy policies of those third parties where applicable. Madehere is not responsible for the privacy or security practices of other websites on the Internet, even those linked to or from the madehere site. Madehere encourages you to ask questions before you disclose your personal information to others.

Editing and Deleting Account Information

You can change your madehere Account Information (except your username), at any time. Madehere may send you certain communications relating to the madehere service, such as service-related announcements and administrative messages that are considered part of your madehere account. You can delete your madehere account by emailing info@madehere.com. Please note that your identification, billing and contact information may remain in madehere records for some period. Madehere limits access to personal information about you to employees who madehere believes reasonably needs to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs. Your madehere Account Information is password-protected. If your personally identifiable information changes you may correct or update it by making the change on Your madehere Page. You may delete or deactivate your account by emailing Customer Support at info@madehere.com . Madehere will respond to your request within 10-20 business days.

Security

The security of your personal information is important to us. Your madehere account information is protected by a password for your privacy and security. You need to work to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer by signing off once you have finished using a shared computer. When you enter sensitive information (such as credit card number) for registration madehere encrypts that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL). Madehere follows generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once madehere receives it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while madehere strives to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, madehere cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you have any questions about security on madehere Web site, you can email madehere at info@madehere.com

Changes to this Privacy Policy

If the privacy policy is changed, madehere will post changes so that you are aware of those changes. Madehere reserves the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it frequently. If madehere makes material changes to this policy you will be notified here, by email, or other places madehere deems appropriate.

Questions

If you have questions or suggestions you can contact madehere Support Team via info@madehere.com