The Horseshoe Trader Member Agreement
This document describes the terms and conditions on which The Horseshoe Trader offers a Member (“You”) access to our services. If You have a question about these terms or our service that is not addressed in our please contact¬†Customer Service.
PLEASE READ THIS AGREEMENT CAREFULLY.
BY ACCEPTING THIS AGREEMENT, YOU ACCEPT THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS.
This agreement was revised on June 9, 2010.
Acceptance of Terms
By completing the sign-up process and clicking on the button indicating that You have read the Member Agreement, You agree to these terms. The Horseshoe Trader may amend these terms from time to time. We will notify You of any material updates to these terms via email or our web site. If You do not agree to the changes, You may simply discontinue Your membership. Your continued use of our service will signify your acceptance of the updated terms.
The Horseshoe Trader Is Only a Venue
The Horseshoe Trader acts as an online classified ad placement service for Members to locate people to buy from, sell to, and negotiate the exchange of goods and services. We do not own or handle any of the goods and services listed on the site. As a result, We cannot verify or endorse the quality, safety, or legality of the items listed, or the truth or accuracy of the classified ads.
Your information includes any information You provide to us or other members during the registration, or posting process, in any public message area or through any email feature, including all text descriptions and/or photographs, digital images, or renderings of Your items and services. With respect to Your information:
The Online Classified Ad Placement System
System.¬†You agree that you will not use any device, software, or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the The Horseshoe Trader site or any transaction being conducted on our site. You may not take any action which imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure. You may not disclose or share your Password to any third parties or use your Password for any unauthorized purpose.
General Legal Terms
Maintenance & Downtime
From time to time, The Horseshoe Trader will conduct scheduled maintenance. As a result, you may experience temporary downtime that may prevent you from being able to use our site and/or some of our services on The Horseshoe Trader. Occasionally, these delays are necessary in order for us to update our database and improve our services. We will do our best to keep these periods brief, providing advance notice whenever possible.
Personally identifiable information you provide The Horseshoe Trader when you sign up will not be sold or given to outside sources without your permission. The Horseshoe Trader uses the information we collect in order to provide you with personalized services and information.
For each visitor to our Web page, our Web server automatically recognizes only the consumer‚Äôs domain name, but not the e-mail address (where possible).
We collect e-mail addresses of users and subscribers, the e-mail addresses of those who make postings to our site, user-specific information on what pages consumers access or visit, information volunteered by the consumer, and/or site registrations.
The information we collect is used to improve the content of our Web site, used to customize the content and/or layout of our page for each individual visitor, used to notify consumers about updates to our Web site, not shared with other organizations for commercial purposes.
In rare circumstances, we will send out an announcement email to our members about the status of our service (ie, the site being offline etc..). The authorised emails from The Horseshoe Trader (horseshoetrader.com) staff will not be used for any sort of advertising, except for those that sign up for the digital issue of The Horseshoe Trader. If you do not want to receive e-mail from us in the future, please let us know by or Setting ‚ÄúRecieve Emails from Admin‚ÄĚ to ‚ÄúOff‚ÄĚ in the User CP. Or click on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of our emails
With respect to Ad Servers: To try and bring you offers that are of interest to you, we have relationships with other companies that we allow to place ads on our Web pages. As a result of your visit to our site, ad server companies may collect information such as your IP address when you click on those ads.
With respect to security: We have appropriate security measures in place in our physical facilities to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information that we have collected from you at our site.
In order to place an item(s) and service(s) on The Horseshoe Trader, you must become a The Horseshoe Trader member. The member registration process requires that you provide your full name, street address, email address, and other identifying information.
Members’ credit cards will only be charged when placing your ad. You will be asked to enter a credit card for billing convenience. We must confirm that your credit card number and sign-up information is valid. Entering your credit card information on The Horseshoe Trader is safe; we use industry-standard SSL-encryption to protect sensitive data transmissions. Your credit card information is not kept on our server after the transaction.
Descriptions & Photos
In an effort to facilitate a trusting buying and selling community, we provide you with the option to submit pictures and/or a description of your item or service. When you place your classified ad on The Horseshoe Trader and to a The Horseshoe Trader approved paper, the ad description and pictures are displayed on the site and accessible to visitors on The Horseshoe Trader, or appear in print. Some approved papers are not capable of receiving and printing pictures through the online ad placement system. We will not post lewd, nude, or semi-nude photos, so please do not upload them. Classifieds and photos are subject to approval and must meet the Ad Placement Guidelines.
This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. All member data and activity is stored separately and is not directly accessible through a web browser. We use industry standard procedures and processes to safeguard the confidentiality of your identifiable personal information, such as firewalls, encryption, token authentication, monitoring technology, and adaptive analysis of network traffic to track abuse of our network and its data. Unfortunately, when you submit information about yourself to The Horseshoe Trader over the Internet, the information may travel over many systems that are not under the control of The Horseshoe Trader. The Internet is not 100% secure and others might intercept the information that you are sending. Remember that your account is accessible only through the use of your Password.
Who will have access to my personal information?
If you provide personal information to a prospective buyer, The Horseshoe Trader has no control over how that information might be used by that individual.
The Horseshoe Trader may choose to disclose your personally identifiable information to others under the following circumstances:
Because purchased services(classifieds) and subscriptions on Horseshoetrader.com are printed and you have the use and receive the benefits of these services instantly online, all payments are final and refunds cannot be granted. If a customer has a billing dispute with horseshoetrader.com, the customer must settle such dispute with The Horseshoe Trader directly without initiating any chargeback procedures.
Due to the nature of classified advertising The Horseshoe Trader cannot guarantee a certain response rate, we can and will place the ad as requested and for the services requested in a timely manner. All ads must be prepaid, no refunds, on discretion of management credits to an account may be given.
Nothing in this policy shall limit, prohibit, or otherwise deny the ability of The Horseshoe Trader to (1) transfer, assign, or sell our assets to a third party without limitation, or (2) dispose of our assets in any manner, through bankruptcy or similar proceeding. In addition, The Horseshoe Trader makes no warranties or claims regarding the accuracy or completeness of the information we collect and disclose through our site, and disclaims any liability regarding its use.
Ad Placement Policies
The Horseshoe Trader and it’s affiliated publications reserve the right to terminate any classified ad, picture, or membership without notice if it is believed that the ad or member does not comply with our User Agreement or Ad Placement Policies.
By Using the website and Placing and Ad, You Agree to these terms listed above.