FarmLinkr collects personal information when you register to use our services or to post content on our site. At registration you are asked for a username, password and a valid email address. This information is also passed on to us if you use Facebook to sign in.
To obtain a FarmLinkr online shop, we will ask for your store name, if applicable, your PayPal email address. We will not have access to your PayPal account.
FarmLinkr automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address, cookies and the pages you request. This data is only used in the aggregate.
FarmLinkr 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 webpage. Your IP address is stored in FarmLinkr ‘s user registration databases when you register with us. IP addresses may be used for various research purposes.
FarmLinkr will send you a welcome/confirmation email when you sign up for our services. Confirmation of this email is required for using your FarmLinkr account, but not for the use of any other features of the site. FarmLinkr will send you service-related announcements on rare occasions when it is necessary to do so.
You may not opt-out of service-related communications at any time as it is our responsibility to keep you informed of key changes.
A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier that is sent to your browser from a website’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 FarmLinkr products or services that require you to “sign in,” and you may not be able to take full advantage of the FarmLinkr service. FarmLinkr 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 FarmLinkr ‘s services; display the most appropriate advertising banners, based on your interests and activity on FarmLinkr ; estimate and report FarmLinkr ‘s total audience size and traffic; conduct research to improve FarmLinkr ‘s content and services.
FarmLinkr cookies do not collect personal information, and FarmLinkr 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 storename 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. FarmLinkr may be required to disclose personally identifiable information under special circumstances, such as when your actions violate the FarmLinkr Terms of Service. FarmLinkr may disclose personally identifiable information as we believes necessary or appropriate in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringement, piracy, or other unlawful activity. In such events, FarmLinkr may disclose name, street address, town/city, county/state, postcode/zipcode, country, phone number, email address and company name. FarmLinkr may share aggregated demographic information with business partners.
FarmLinkr may employ other companies and people to perform tasks on our behalf and may need 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.
As part of the buying and selling process, you may obtain another FarmLinkr user’s email address, shipping address and/or other information. This information should only be used for FarmLinkr related communications or for facilitated transactions. FarmLinkr 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 FarmLinkr user to your email or physical mail list.
Without limiting the above, in an effort to respect your privacy and FarmLinkr ‘s ability to keep the community free from bad actors, we will not otherwise disclose your personal information to law authority, other government officials, or other third parties without a court order, legal process, or substantially similar legal procedure, except when we believe in good faith that the disclosure of information is necessary to protect FarmLinkr ‘s rights, prevent imminent physical harm or financial loss, or to report suspected illegal activity.
This Policy is effective March 31, 2017, for current users, and upon acceptance for new users.