Privacy Policy


To Our Individual Shoppers:

Your privacy is important to us, and maintaining your trust and confidence is one of our highest priorities.
We respect your right to keep your personal information confidential and understand your desire to avoid unwanted solicitations.
 We are happy to disclose our Privacy Policy to you. We hope that by taking a few minutes to read it, you will have a better understanding of what we do with the information you provide us and how we keep it private and secure.
Types of Information We Collect
We collect certain personal information about you – but only when that information is provided by you or is obtained by us with your authorization.We use information collected from you to process your order; to provide an improved and more personalized shopping experience and to inform you about any offers and discounts from Directbidz.com. We do not make yours or your gift recipient's email addresses available to third parties. Any email sent to your gift recipients will include a link to our Privacy Policy and a link to opt-out of future emails.
Examples of sources from which we collect information include:
  1. phone calls with you,
  2. letters or e-mails from you
  3. orders placed by you
Parties to Whom We Disclose Information
As a general rule, we do not disclose personal information about our shoppers or former shoppers to anyone. However, to the extent permitted by law and any applicable state Code of Professional Conduct, certain nonpublic information about you may be disclosed in the following situations:

  1. To comply with a validly issued and enforceable subpoena or summons.
  2. In the course of a review of our firm’s practices under the authorization of a state or national licensing board, or as necessary to properly respond to an inquiry or complaint from such a licensing board of organization.
  3. In conjunction with a prospective purchase, sale, or merger of all or part of our business, provided that we take appropriate precautions (for example, through a written confidentiality agreement) so the prospective purchaser or merger partner does not disclose information obtained in the course of the review.
  4. As a part of any actual or threatened legal proceedings or alternative dispute resolution proceedings either initiated by or against us, provided we disclose only the information necessary to file, pursue, or defend against the lawsuit and take reasonable precautions to ensure that the information disclosed does not become a matter of public record.
  5. To provide information to affiliates of the firm and non affiliated third parties who perform services or functions for us in conjunction with our services to you, but only if we have a contractual agreement with the other party which prohibits them from disclosing or using the information other than for the purposes for which it was disclosed.