In order to register/join and start using the Mybidmonster.com, you will be asked to provide us with certain personal information, such as your name, your date of birth, address, email address and telephone number and other identifying information which we may combine with your personal information. Additionally, in order for us to verify your identity we may request from you valid proof of identification in the form of a copy of your passport, certificate of registration, your resident's visa/permit, your national ID card and/or your driver's license.
You should ensure that the email address you have registered with us is always up-to-date so that we can always contact you with important information regarding your use of our site and services. We may also need to collect selected financial information from you, such as your credit card and/or bank account details.
Your Internet protocol (or IP) address (which is a unique number assigned to your computer server or your Internet service provider (or ISP), information about your computer (for example, browser type) and navigation information (for example, the pages you visit on Mybidmonster.com and its affiliates) along with the times you access our sites may also be tracked against your personal information for the purposes of preventing fraud, to improve our services to you and, more generally, better manage our users' use of Mybidmonster.com and its affiliated sites. Finally, we may collect additional information from or about you in other ways not specifically described here. For example, we may collect information related to your contact with our customer support team or store the results when you respond to a survey.
This Web site is designed for an adult audience only, and children should not use this Web site. We will not intentionally collect online any personal information (such as a child's name or e-mail address) from children under the age of 18. If you think that we have collected personal information from a child under the age of 18, please contact us and we will address the issue.We may need, in such circumstances, to request proof of identification from you (e.g. in the form of a copy of your passport or national ID). These entities may not use your personal information for any other secondary purposes beyond the purpose for which your personal information was provided to them by us, unless they are required to do so by law.
Mybidmonster.com and its affiliates may offer a service called "Tell a Friend" that allows you to notify friends about open auctions and our services. If you choose to use our referral service to tell a friend about our site, we will ask you for your friend's name and email address. We will automatically send your friend a one-time email inviting him or her to visit the site. We do not save or share such information and email address, they are only used for this one time mailing. Please note, however, that Mybidmonster.com and its affiliates oppose the practice of sending unsolicited commercial emails, also known as "spam". Therefore, we request that you send "Tell A Friend" emails only to people known by you who may be interested in the auction. If someone asks you not to send these emails to him or her, please comply.
You can access and review your information under "Profile/MYCP" and preference when you log into your Customer Account on Mybidmonster.com and its affiliates. If your personal information changes in any way, if it is incorrectly presented in your Customer Account or if you wish to amend it for any other reason, you should promptly update, amend or correct your personal information (as applicable) by logging into the Mybidmonster.com and its affiliates websites. Additionally, in order to deactivate your Customer Account you will need to contact our customer support team via Mybidmonster.com and its affiliates. Following the deactivation of your Customer Account we may need to retain your personal information to comply with law, for technical troubleshooting requirements, to prevent fraud, assist in any legal investigations and take any other actions otherwise permitted by law.
Upon registering your Customer Account you will receive an email requesting that you confirm your registration and confirming your successful registration. Once registered, you may occasionally receive information on products, services and special deals from us. We offer you the option of either receiving or not receiving such information when you register. Should you wish to change the option you chose on registration you can do so at any time in your Customer Account Profile/MyCP or through the preference tab.
Third party website links. Mybidmonster.com and its affiliates may contain links to other websites. Mybidmonster.com has no control over the practices of these other websites and is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other websites. We encourage you, when you leave Mybidmonster.com and its affiliates, to read the privacy statements of each and every website you visit if you intend to provide personal information to such website.
We hold your personal information on servers. If you choose to provide us with personal information, you consent to the transfer of your personal information to, and the storage of that personal information on our servers. We take reasonable measures to safeguard all your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure, including the use of Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology with high security Supports 128- and 256-bit encryption, certified by DigiCert. Never share your username and password or any details about your Customer Account with anyone. If you are concerned that your username, password or Customer Account has been compromised, please contact our customer support team immediately. In particular, if you are concerned that your password has been compromised, please ensure you change your password immediately by logging onto MyBidmonster.com.
Always keep your Mybidmonster.com account username and password secret. They are your only identification for bidding purposes. If you receive information about a bid you did not place, or questionable communications regarding your account, please contact MybidMonster.com Customer Support immediately by email. One potential way for someone to steal your login ID and password is if you bookmark any area on MYCP or a bid submission page.
There are certain areas on the site where you may enter and submit additional information. Certain of these areas are encrypted using SSL encrypted transmissions between your Web browser and our Web server. This is designed to reduce the chance that someone (e.g. on your network at work or at your Internet service provider) may try to compromise your private information as it travels from your Web browser to our secure server. You'll know when transmitted data is encrypted by a security notice when you enter an encrypted page, and by the presence of an icon on your browser, either a key for Netscape or a lock for Microsoft Internet Explorer. The pages where you submit your account information, place a bid, and receive confirmation of a successful bid are all encrypted. In addition, your credit card information is encrypted within the Mybidmonster.com database and access to such information is restricted. This system is unique and designed to provide you with additional security when purchasing items on MyBidmonster.com.
We reserve the right to repeat comments about our products made in communications with us for marketing purposes.
Below is a list of prohibited items that cannot be listed on MyBidMonster
Animals and wildlife products – examples include live animals, mounted specimens, and ivory
Artifacts, grave-related items, and Native American arts and crafts
Catalytic converters and test pipes
Charity or fundraising listings
Counterfeit currency and stamps
Drugs and drug paraphernalia
Drugs, describing drugs or drug-like substances
Firearms, weapons, and knives – examples include pepper spray, replicas, and stun guns (see also military items)
Food and healthcare items
Government documents, IDs, and licenses
Hazardous materials – examples include batteries, fireworks, and Freon
Human parts and remains
Items encouraging illegal activity – examples include an eBook describing how to create methamphetamine
Mailing lists and personal information
Medical devices – examples include contact lenses, pacemakers, and surgical instruments
Military related items including firearms, weapons, and knives
Multi-level marketing, pyramid, and matrix programs
Offensive material – examples include ethnically or racially offensive material and Nazi memorabilia
Pirated materials like CDs and DVDs
Plants and seeds
Political memorabilia (reproduction)
Stolen property and property with removed serial numbers
Weeds (see plants and seeds)
We reserve the right to add to this list at anytime.
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