YOUR PRIVACY – OUR COMMITMENT
At www.k2cycles.com, we are extremely proud of our commitment to protect your privacy and the personal information you disclose on the Site. We value your trust in us. Please read the following policy to understand how your personal information will be treated as you make full use of our portal.
K2CYCLE’S PRIVACY GUARANTEE
We at www.k2cycles.com promise that we will not disclose your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your consent. Your trust and confidence are our highest priority.
INFORMATION WE COLLECT
When you use our portal, we collect and store personal information provided by you. Our primary goal in doing this is to provide a safe, efficient and customized experience. This allows us to provide services and features that most likely meet your needs, and to customize our portal to make your experience safer and easier. Importantly, we only collect personal information about you that we consider necessary for achieving this purpose. In general, you can browse the portal without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. To be able to use every feature of our portal, you will need to register and provide us your contact information and other personal information as indicated on the form. We may automatically track certain information about you based on your behavior on the portal. We use this information to do internal research on our users’ demographics, interests, and behavior to better understand, protect and serve our users. This information is compiled and analyzed on regular basis. We use data collection devices such as “cookies” on certain pages of the Site to help analyze our web page flow, measure promotional effectiveness, and promote trust and safety. If you choose to buy bicycles, accessories or apparel using the portal, we collect information about your buying and selling behavior. If you choose to post messages on the portal or leave feedback for other users, we will collect that information. We retain this information as necessary to resolve disputes, provide customer support and troubleshoot problems as permitted by law. If you send us personal correspondence, such as emails or letters, or if other users or third parties send us correspondence about your activities or postings on the portal, we may collect such information.
OUR USE OF YOUR INFORMATION
OUR DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION
We may also use your information to deliver information to you that, in some cases, are targeted to your interests, such as new services and promotions. The following are examples of some categories of persons to whom we would share your information with from time-to-time.
www.k2cycles.com may also aggregate (gather up data across all user accounts) personally identifiable information and disclose such information in a non-personally identifiable manner to advertisers and other third parties for other marketing and promotional purposes.
INTERNAL SERVICE PROVIDERS
We may use third parties that we refer to as internal service providers to facilitate or outsource one or more aspects of the business, product and service operations that we provide to you on the Site (e.g., search technology, discussion boards, bill collection, affiliate and rewards programs) and therefore we may provide some of your personal information directly to these internal service providers. These internal service providers’ are subject to confidentiality agreements with us and other legal restrictions that prohibit their use of the information we provide them for any other purpose except to facilitate the specific outsourced Site related operation, unless you have explicitly agreed or given your prior permission to them for additional uses.
OTHER CORPORATE ENTITIES
We share much of our data, including personal information about you, with our parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, and joint ventures that are committed to serving your online trading needs and related services, throughout the world. To the extent that these entities have access to your information, they will treat it at least as protectively as they treat information they obtain from their other users.