We are committed to protecting your privacy. This statement was established as a testament to our commitment to your privacy.
Collection of personal information
Anyone can browse this site without revealing any personally identifiable information.
However, if you wish to contact a seller or an intermediary, or wish to advertise on this site, we require that you provide some personal information.
By providing personal information, you consent to the transfer and storage of this information on our Cloud Provider servers. In terms of Cloud security the cloud provider´s data center and network architecture is built to meet the requirements of the most security-sensitive organizations.
We may collect and store the following personal information:
- Name, email address, address, phone numbers, and (depending on the type of account), business information, financial information, such as credit / payment card details or bank account numbers;
- Transactional information based on your activity on the site;
- Correspondence sent to us;
- Other information about your interaction with the site, services, content and advertising, including information about computers and connections, statistics about page views, traffic to and from sites, ad data, IP address and standard web log information;
- Supplemental information from third parties (for example, if you incur a debt with IDealBiz S.A, we will perform a credit check, obtaining additional information from you from a credit bureau, as permitted by law, or if the information you provide cannot be verified, we may ask you to send us additional information, or to answer additional questions online to help verify your information).
How we use your information
The main purpose of collecting your personal information is to improve the services we offer. By registering on this site, you agree that we may use your information to:
- Provide customer service and support;
- Connect the user with the relevant parts in the business:
If you are a buyer we will transfer some or all of your information to the seller / broker along with any message you have entered. This allows the seller to contact you in order to proceed with a possible deal;
If you are a seller / intermediary, we will disclose your data when you have authorized us to do so;
- Resolve disputes, charge fees and solve problems;
- Preventing potentially prohibited or illegal activities, and enforcing our Terms and Conditions;
- Customize, measure and improve our services, conduct internal market research, provide content and publicity;
- Inform you about other IDealBiz S.A sites, products and services, targeted marketing, send service updates and promotional offers based on your communication preferences.
Disclosure of your information
We may disclose personal information to meet legal requirements, enforce our policies, respond to claims that a listing or other content violates the rights of others, or protect the rights, property or safety of any person.
When an account is created as a business buyer, the personal data provided will be shared with the seller of a business or franchise when more information is requested.
When an account is created as a broker or a business seller, we provide a public platform where the business profile will be established. This profile consists of relevant facts about the business, along with the personal information of the broker or seller; That is, the contact information you provide to facilitate contact between you (broker or seller) and other users of the site. Email addresses and direct phone numbers will not be displayed publicly on iDealBiz.eu, unless you explicitly so desire.
We are not responsible for the personal information that a user chooses to disclose on his or her public profile or on the private communications that users make to each other on the site.
We publish testimonials on the site obtained from users. These statements may include the name, city, state, or region and business(s) of the user. We obtained permission from users before publishing their testimonials on the site. We are not responsible for any personal information a user chooses to include in his or her testimonial.
When you decide to send an email to a friend about the site or a certain business, we ask for the email address of the third party to send this, and only this email. We do not share this information with third parties for promotional purposes and only store information to evaluate the effectiveness of our referral program. We use the services of a payment processor to pay for services purchased on the site.
In certain circumstances, we may be legally required to disclose information collected on the site for law enforcement. When we believe in good faith that the disclosure of information is necessary to avoid imminent physical or financial damage or to protect against illegal activities on the site, we reserve the right to disclose such information.
In certain cases (when you receive contact details from buyers interested in your business opportunity or a business opportunity you represent) you must comply with data protection laws and give users the ability to be removed from your database and a chance to edit information.
You agree to use user information only to:
- Purposes related to the transaction
- Other purposes that the user expressly chooses.
We do not sell or rent your personal information to third parties for marketing purposes without your explicit consent. When you express your consent at the point of collection to receive offers from third parties or affiliates, we will communicate with you, on behalf of the aforementioned, to whom we will not pass on your information.
You will receive email marketing for the duration of your relationship with this site. If you do not wish to receive this type of communication, you can cancel your subscription and / or change your preferences at any time or send an email to Customer Service.
Please note that we reserve the right to send, to all users of the site, administrative e-mail notifications whenever necessary, which are considered part of the service. Since these messages are not promotional in nature, you will be unable to opt-out of them.
Spam, spyware or spoofing
We, and our users, do not tolerate spam. Make sure you set your email preferences so we can communicate with you. Add us to the Safe Senders list. To report spam or spoof emails, please contact us.
The use of our communication tools is not allowed to send spam or submit content that violates our Terms and Conditions. We scan automatically and can manually filter messages to check for spam, viruses, phishing attacks and other malicious activity or illegal or prohibited content. We can also store these messages for backup purposes only.
If you send an email to an email address that is not registered in our community (via Email-to-a-friend or other tools), we do not permanently store that email or use that email address for any marketing purpose. We do not rent or sell these email addresses.
Your password is the key to your account. Make sure it is stored securely. Use unique numbers, letters and special characters and do not divulge your password to anyone. If you share your password or your personal information with others, please be aware that you are responsible for all actions taken on behalf of your account. If you lose control of your password, you may lose substantial control over your personal information and may be subject to legally binding actions taken on your behalf. Therefore, if your password has been compromised for any reason, you should immediately notify us and change your password.
Accessing, reviewing and changing your personal information
You may view and change your personal information at any time after logging into your account. You should promptly update your personal information if it is not up to date or inaccurate.
If you wish to close your account, you can do so at any time by contacting Customer Service. We will process your request as soon as possible.
You can also contact us at any time to find out what information we have about you, what we do with it and ask us to update it.
We retain personal information from closed accounts to comply with the law, avoid fraud, collect any fees due, resolve disputes, resolve problems, assist with any investigations, comply with our Terms and Conditions or take other actions permitted by law.
Your information is stored on our servers located in Portugal. We treat data as a resource that must be protected and use a variety of tools (encryption, passwords, physical security, etc.) to protect your personal information from unauthorized access and disclosure. However, no security method is 100% effective and although we take every step to protect your personal information, we do not guarantee your absolute security.
We use SSL encryption while transmitting sensitive data on our sites.
We encourage users to ask questions before disclosing their personal information to third parties.