Privacy Policy

Who we are

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What personal data we collect and why we collect it

The main ways in which personal information about users visiting our website is collected include: user registration and filling of forms. The information collected invariably include: name, email address, mailing address and optionally phone number, which is used solely for the purpose of enabling the seller/buyer process. Users can visit our website without providing any personal information, however, if they wish to purchase or place any ads on the site, personal information is necessary to enable the seller/buyer process. The submission of personal user information is up to the user – bearing in mind that the effectiveness of the use of our website might be limited if required information is not provided.

In certain circumstances non-personal user information such as type of  browser and language and other technical information relating to their connectivity – internet service provider and other such information might be collected for security purposes as well as to set the appropriate language for our website, which in our case is either French or English.


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.


Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information that is downloaded to a user’s machine when they visit a website. The cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit or to another website that recognises that cookie due to a unique identifier that is sent to the user’s machine or mobile phone browser from a website’s machine. The unique identifier is stored on the user’s hard drive.

Cookies enable a website to recognise a user’s machine and usually contain the name of the domain from which the cookie is coming from, the length of time the cookie has been in existence and a value (unique number), which is usually randomly generated.

The main purpose of cookies include:

  • Enabling efficient navigation between pages
  • Keeping track of user’s preferences
  • Improving user’s experience during their visit.
  • Enable adverts the user sees that are relevant to their interests.
  • Facilitate the handling of future visits.

Further information about cookies can be found in

Based on the above information about cookies, we use them to do exactly what is mentioned, i.e. to facilitate user’s visit on our website including:

  • Efficient handling of future user visits
  • Efficient handling of user preferences and surfing patterns
  • Efficient presentation of relevant content to the user

You can turn off all cookies through Settings in your browser, bearing in mind that your visit to a website will be less efficient and some services might not function to full capability. You can also choose to be informed each time a cookie is being sent

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 have an account and you log in to our website, 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 also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or submit an ad, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the ad you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Ads may include embedded content (e.g. videos, and images). 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 tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Who we share your data with

We do not share your personal data with any third party

How long we retain your data

For users that register on our website, we 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.

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.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on our website, or have left ads or comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

How we protect your data

Appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures are used to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our  website include the use of the services provided by  our website host.