MadBid is a service provided by Marcandi Limited, 1 & 2 Studley Court Mews, Studley Court, Guildford Road, Chobham, Surrey, GU24 8EB.
Visitors are those of you who visit madbid.co.uk (our “site”) and do not go on to register. Visitors' data is saved on our servers in an anonymous format. We store:
Absolutely no other personal data is stored about you during your visit to the site.
To participate in MadBid through the site you will create an account and become a “Registered User”. We will collect information about you that you give us by filling in the registration form, this includes
As a Registered User, all of your auctions on the site are monitored and we will collect information about you, including:
All of your actions on the site are stored, if you would like us to stop collecting this information about you, you will need to close your Account with MadBid.
We use the information you give us and the information that we collect about you for a range of purposes. This includes:
If you pay for Auctions with a payment card, then we do not store this data and it is handled by third party payment service providers only, we do not have any access to payment card data. Your personal information may be passed to the third party payment service providers to process the payment transaction.
If you win an Auction for Cash, and you wish to transfer this cash to your Bank Account, then we store your Bank Account information securely. All data is stored securely on our servers.
When you regsiter with MadBid, you agree to receive information by e-mail and by SMS. MadBid uses these methods to inform you of new functions, or special promotions. You can opt out of receiving marketing information such as this in your 'My MadBid' section.
We may share your personal information with:
analytics and search engine providers that assist us in the improvement and optimisation of our site.We will disclose your personal information to third parties:
You can use MadBid using a standard mobile phone by texting us with a SMS keyword. By doing this, you consent to us storing your phone number and using this to contact you so that you can be notified in the case of that Product being won.
You can view the information in your MadBid Account at any time and update it as necessary using your MadBid Username and your MadBid Password. The mobile phone number you used to activate your Account can only be changed by contacting Customer Services.
Once we are informed, we will adjust incorrect data accordingly.
We will notify you upon request at any time as to whether and what personal data in respect to your identity or your pseudonym has been stored.
You may request a copy of our Data Protection Policy if you wish to see how MadBid stores and processes data.
The information in your MadBid account and in your MadBid profile is password protected, so that only you have access to your personal information. Please note that you are not permitted to provide your password to anyone else and it is your responsibility to keep it secure.
MadBid will never ask for your password in e-mails that you receive unexpectedly or that you did not request. Please remember to log out of your account and to close your Internet Browser when you leave the MadBid site; this is especially important if you use a PC in public locations. At present, this is the safest way to ensure that no one has access to your personal information. We assume no liability for the abuse of login data and passwords used.
MadBid assures you that we will use your e-mail address only for the above purposes. We have technology that prevents your e-mail address being recorded by 'web crawlers' and 'web spiders'. However, if you believe that your e-mail address has been recorded in this way, please let us know why immediately.
You can revoke your consent any time by cancelling your registration and closing your MadBid account.