Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: Picky Peddlers (PPM).


What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Data we store

We retain data as needed for our business purposes and/or as required by law.

We make good faith efforts to store data securely, but can make no guarantees.

You may access and update certain data about you via your account login.

Data we use to provide/improve our services and/or combat fraud/abuse:

Data you post on or send via PPM, and/or send us directly or via other sites

Credit card data, which is transmitted to payment processors via a security protocol (e.g. SSL).

Data you submit or provide (e.g. name, address, email, phone, fax, photos, tax ID).

Web log data (e.g. web pages viewed, access times, IP address, HTTP headers).

Data collected via cookies (e.g. search data and “favorites” lists).

Data about your device(s) (e.g. screen size, DOM local storage, plugins).

Data from 3rd parties (e.g. phone type, geo-location via IP address).


Protecting your privacy

We take precautions to prevent unauthorized access to or misuse of data about you.

We do not run ads, other than the classifieds posted by our users.

We do not share your data with third parties for marketing purposes.

We do not engage in cross-marketing or link-referral programs.

We do not send you unsolicited communications for marketing purposes.

We do provide email proxy & relay services to reduce unwanted email.

Please review privacy policies of any third party sites linked to from PPM.


Circumstances in which we may disclose user data:

To vendors and service providers (e.g. payment processors) working on our behalf.

To respond to subpoenas, search warrants, court orders, or other legal process.

To protect our rights, property, or safety, or that of users of PPM or the general public.

With your consent (e.g. if you authorize us to share data with other users).

In connection with a merger, bankruptcy, or sale/transfer of assets.

In aggregate/summary form, where it cannot reasonably be used to identify you.


International Users

By accessing PPM or providing us data, you agree we may use and disclose data we collect as described here or as communicated to you, transmit it outside your resident jurisdiction, and store it on servers in the United States.



If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will may set up cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie may be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited.


Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.



Who we share your data with

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.