Privacy Policy

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We understand that privacy online is important to users of, especially when conducting business. This statement governs our privacy policies with respect to those Visitors of ("Visitors") who visit without transacting business and Subscribers who register to transact business on and make use of the various services offered.

"Personally Identifiable Information" refers to any information that identifies or can be used to identify, contact, or locate the person to whom such information pertains, including, but not limited to, name, address, phone number, fax number, email address, financial profiles and credit card information. Personally Identifiable Information does not include information that is collected anonymously (that is, without identification of the individual user) or demographic information not connected to an identified individual.

What Personally Identifiable Information is collected? We may collect basic user profile information from all of our Visitors. We collect the following additional information from our Subscribers: the names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses, nature of business, business experience and references.

What organizations are collecting the information? In addition to our direct collection of information, our third party service vendors (such as credit card companies) who may provide such services as credit may collect this information from our Subscribers. We do not control how these third parties use such information, but we do ask them to disclose how they use personal information provided to them from Subscribers. Some of these third parties may be intermediaries that act solely as links in the distribution chain, and do not store, retain, or use the information given to them.

How does the Site use Personally Identifiable Information? We use Personally Identifiable Information to allow general contractor subscribers to communicate bid opportunities to subcontractor and supplier subscribers and to fulfill subscription requests. General Contractors may email Subscribers about bid opportunities using Subcontractors and Suppliers may in turn use to communicate or email bid intentions and bids back to General Contractors. We may also from time to time email our subscribers regarding changes, updates or other opportunities that benefit subscribers of We may also use Personally Identifiable Information to contact Visitors and Subscribers in response to specific inquiries, or to provide requested information.

With whom the information may be shared? Personally Identifiable Information about Subscribers may be shared with other Subscribers who wish to evaluate potential transactions with other Subscribers. We may share aggregated information about our, Subscribers, bid activities and other site statistics with advertisers, government agencies or other interested parties that have agreed to keep such information confidential. We also offer the opportunity to "opt out" of receiving information or being contacted by us or by any agency acting on our behalf.

How is Personally Identifiable Information stored? Personally Identifiable Information collected by is securely stored and is not accessible to third parties or other Subscribers except for use as indicated above.

What choices are available to Subscribers regarding collection, use and distribution of the information? Subscribers may cancel their subscription at any time since subscriptions are month to month. Any Subscriber may opt out of receiving unsolicited information from or being contacted by us and/or our vendors and affiliated agencies by responding to emails as instructed, or by contacting us at

Are Cookies Used on the Site? Cookies are used for a variety of reasons. These Cookies in the functioning of the site and do not result in personal information retention.

How does use login information? uses login information, including, but not limited to, IP addresses, ISPs, and browser types, to analyze trends, administer, track a user's movement and use, and gather broad demographic information.

What partners or service providers have access to Personally Identifiable Information from Visitors and/or Authorized Customers on has entered into and will continue to enter into partnerships and other affiliations with a number of vendors. Subscribers have access to certain Personally Identifiable Information only when such access is granted by the applicable Subscribers or when a “Yes” bid intention or bid is submitted to other Subscribers. Our privacy policy does not cover their collection or use of this information by Subscribers Disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information to comply with law. We will disclose Personally Identifiable Information in order to comply with a court order or subpoena or a request from a law enforcement agency to release information. We will also disclose Personally Identifiable Information when reasonably necessary to protect the safety of our Subscribers.

How does the Site keep Personally Identifiable Information secure? All of our employees are familiar with our security policy and practices. The Personally Identifiable Information of our Visitors and Subscribers is only accessible to a limited number of qualified employees who are given a password in order to gain access to the information. We audit our security systems and processes on a regular basis. Sensitive information, such as credit card numbers is protected by encryption protocols, in place to protect information sent over the Internet. While we take commercially reasonable measures to maintain a secure site, electronic communications and databases are subject to errors, tampering and break-ins, and we cannot guarantee or warrant that such events will not take place and we will not be liable to Visitors or Subscribers for any such occurrences.

How can Subscribers correct any inaccuracies in Personally Identifiable Information? Subscribers may change such information in their secure administration panel or may contact us to update Personally Identifiable Information about them or to correct any inaccuracies by emailing us at

Can a Subscriber of Visitor delete or deactivate Personally Identifiable Information collected by the Site? We provide Visitors and Subscribers with a mechanism to delete/deactivate Personally Identifiable Information from the Site's database by contacting However, because of backups and records of deletions, it may be impossible to delete a Visitor's entry without retaining some residual information. An individual who requests to have Personally Identifiable Information deactivated will have this information functionally deleted, and we will not sell, transfer, or use Personally Identifiable Information relating to that individual in any way moving forward.

What happens if the Privacy Policy Changes? We will let our Visitors and Subscribers know about changes to our privacy policy by posting such changes on the Site. However, if we are changing our privacy policy in a manner that might cause disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information that a Visitor or Subscriber has previously requested not be disclosed, we will contact such Visitor or Subscriber to allow such Visitor or Subscriber to prevent such disclosure.

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