TTF Policies: how we manage data.

Privacy & Cookie Policy

Privacy Policy

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to thetraderforge.com and governs data collection and usage. The Trader Forge website is an eCommerce site. By using The Trader Forge website, you consent to the data practices described in this Statement and all extensions and addendums to this Statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

To better provide you with products and services, The Trader Forge may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:

  • First and Last Name
  • Home Address
  • Mailing Address
  • Email Address
  • Phone Number
  • Financial Information

If you purchase The Trader Forge products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction or issue payments to you. We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services. These may include:

  • Registering for an account
  • Entering a sweepstake or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners
  • Signing up for special offers from selected third parties
  • Sending us an email message
  • Submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services

We will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you regarding services and/or products you have requested from us. We may also gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future for the same purpose.

Use of your Personal Information

The Trader Forge collects and uses your personal information to operate and deliver the services you have requested. The Trader Forge may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from The Trader Forge and its affiliates.

Sharing Information with Third Parties

The Trader Forge may sell, rent, or lease customer information to third parties for the following reasons: We will collect this data and provide it to third parties if it is a necessary step in the user account creation process, contributes to the ease of use, reliability, or functionality of our products, or if it is of mutual interest to The Trader Forge. The Trader Forge may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (email, name, address, telephone number) is transferred to the third party.

The Trader Forge may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to The Trader Forge, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information. The Trader Forge may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:

  • Conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on The Trader Forge or the Site
  • Protect and defend the rights or property of The Trader Forge
  • Act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of The Trader Forge, or the public


Tracking User Behavior

The Trader Forge may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within The Trader Forge, in order to determine what services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within The Trader Forge to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Automatically Collected Information

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by The Trader Forge. This information can include your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times, and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain the quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding the use of The Trader Forge website.

Use of Cookies

The Trader Forge website may use cookies to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize The Trader Forge pages, or register with The Trader Forge site or services, a cookie helps The Trader Forge to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same The Trader Forge website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use The Trader Forge features that you customized. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of The Trader Forge services or websites you visit.

Links

This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Security of your Personal Information

The Trader Forge secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. The Trader Forge uses the following methods for this purpose:

  • SSL Protocol

When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol. We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that:

  • There are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control
  • Security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Site cannot be guaranteed

 

Right to Deletion

Subject to certain exceptions and for those individuals who meet jurisdictional and legal requirements, on receipt of a verifiable request from you, we will:

  • Delete your personal information from our records
  • Direct any service providers to delete your personal information from their records


Children Under Thirteen

The Trader Forge does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

Opt-Out & Unsubscribe from Third Party Communications

We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt out of receiving any or all communications from third-party partners of The Trader Forge by contacting us here: Email: support@thetraderforge.com

Email Communications

From time to time, The Trader Forge may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication. In order to improve our services, we may receive a notification when you open an email from The Trader Forge or click on a link therein. If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from The Trader Forge, you may opt out of such communications. Customers may unsubscribe from emails by clicking on the unsubscribe button found at the bottom of each email.

External Data Storage

We may store your data on servers provided by third-party hosting vendors with whom we have contracted.

Changes to this Statement

The Trader Forge reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account, placing a prominent notice on our website, and/or updating any privacy information. Your continued use of the website and/or services available after such modifications will constitute your:

  • Acknowledgment of the modified Privacy Policy
  • Agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy


Contact Information

The Trader Forge welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that The Trader Forge has not adhered to this Statement, please contact The Trader Forge at support@thetraderforge.com

This statement is effective as of May 1st, 2023.

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