Effective Date: July 11, 2012

Ranch Network Privacy Policy

At Ranch Network, LLC (the “Company,” “we,” “us,” or “our”), we respect and protect the privacy of our customers (“you,” “customer,” or “your”) and website visitors. We have created this “Privacy Policy” to demonstrate our firm commitment to your right of privacy, and further describe our practices for how your personal information is collected and used. This Privacy Policy applies to information that we may collect and maintain about you when you visit (the “Site”) and use our classified listings, discussion boards and other resources (“Ranch Network”). By visiting the Site or accessing Ranch Network, you expressly consent to the use and disclosure of your information as described below.

Information Collected

We collect and maintain specific types of information when you access Ranch Network. We may collect: (i) personal information, including your contact information, collected when you use or access, or set up an account with, Ranch Network (“Customer Information”); (ii) information you post on Ranch Network or our discussion boards; (iii) aggregated information about the use of Ranch Network to evaluate our customers’ preferences, improve our programming, and facilitate reporting of Internet usage; (iv) web logs and other standard data entries, including, without limitation, your IP address, page URL and timestamp; and (v) data about visitors to Ranch Network who may not be our customers. You have the option of not providing us with any of the foregoing information, in which case you may still be able to access some portions of Ranch Network, although you may not be able to access certain Ranch Network services or areas. Any information you post on Ranch Network or on our discussion boards is available and viewable by the public, including, without limitation, any information you include in your classified listing; and as such, Ranch Network has no control over how this information will be used.

To protect children’s personal information and to meet the standards of the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, we do not knowingly collect any personal information from persons under the age of thirteen (13) that can be used to specifically identify them and the Company does not permit persons under the age of thirteen (13) to use Ranch Network.

Uses and Disclosures of Customer Information

Your Customer Information will be kept confidential and will be used to support your relationship with us. Except as otherwise set forth in this Privacy Policy, we will not sell, rent or lease to others your Customer Information. If you have a problem, comment, or request concerning the Site or Ranch Network, or a dispute regarding the collection of fees related to a transaction on Ranch Network, we will use the contact information provided by you to respond to those problems, comments, requests or disputes. Also, the Company may use your Customer Information to: (i) prevent prohibited or illegal activities on Ranch Network; (ii) customize, measure and improve Ranch Network, its content and advertising; (iii) inform you of changes to this Privacy Policy and the “Terms of Use” (as posted on the Site); and (iv) enforce our rights under the Terms of Use. In certain instances, our response may be provided to other Ranch Network users or third parties as necessary to respond to any problem, comment, or request.

Under certain circumstances, Customer Information may be subject to disclosure pursuant to judicial or other government subpoenas, warrants, or orders. In such circumstances, you agree the Company may disclose such information to the extent necessary to comply with such legal requirement.

Third Party Communications

As part of Ranch Network, the Site and the Content (as defined in the Terms of Use) may contain links to websites operated by third parties. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of any third party websites. Users and visitors who link to third party websites from Ranch Network should check the privacy and security policy statements of such third party websites to understand the policies and practices of such third party websites as we are not responsible for those policies and practices.

Further, when you are involved in a transaction as a result of your use of or access to Ranch Network, each party involved in such transaction may obtain access to the other party’s name, email address, phone number and other contact and shipping information. We cannot guarantee the privacy or security of your information when you deal with such third parties. Except as otherwise expressly set forth herein, this Privacy Policy addresses only the use and disclosure of information the Company collects from you. If you disclose your information to others on Ranch Network or other sites on the Internet, you do so at your own risk as different rules may apply to their use or disclosure of such information. The Company does not control the privacy policies of third parties, and you may be subject to the privacy policies of those third parties where applicable.

Control, E-mail and Opt-Out

If you establish a customer account with the Company, you retain sole control of the Customer Information related to your account. Accordingly you may add, modify or update your Customer Information at any time by accessing your account settings from[user#]/edit/profile.

If you receive one or more e-mails from us, it means one of two things: (i) your e-mail address is on our list of customers or prospective customers; or (ii) you have provided us your e-mail address so that we could contact you. If you believe you receive an email from us in error, please contact us immediately at

We provide you with the opportunity to opt-out of receiving certain communications from us at any point in time. If you wish to cease receiving e-mails and other communications from us, you can opt-out of by contacting us at, visiting the Account page on the website when you are logged in or by clicking the “unsubscribe” link contained within the e-mail or communication.

Security of the Information Collected

We use technical, administrative, and physical security measures to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of data used by our system. No data transmissions over the Internet, however, are guaranteed to be completely secure. While we strive to protect your data from unauthorized use or disclosure, the Company does not warrant or guarantee the security of the data that you provide to us.


Cookies are files that web browsers place on a computer’s hard drive to tell site owners whether an individual has interacted with the website previously. The Company uses cookies to recognize repeat visits by users of the Site and to collect information about our users’ interactions with and within Ranch Network. The use of cookies enables us to make your experience with Ranch Network easier and more meaningful.

There are two types of cookies: session-based cookies and persistent-based cookies. Session cookies exist only during an online session. They disappear from your computer when you close your browser software or turn off your computer. Persistent cookies remain on your computer after you have closed your browser or turned off your computer. They include such information as a unique identifier for your browser. Standing alone, cookies do not contain personal data, and therefore do not identify you personally; they merely recognize your browser. Unless you choose to identify yourself to the Company by using Ranch Network, you will remain anonymous to the Company.

From time to time, we may engage third parties to track and analyze non-personally identifiable usage and volume statistical information from visitors to the Site to help us administer the Site and improve its quality. Such third parties may use cookies to help track visitor behavior, including visitor responsiveness to online advertisements. Such cookies will not be used to associate individual Site visitors with any personal data. Except as otherwise set forth in the Terms of Use, all data collected by such third parties on our behalf is used only to provide us with information on Site usage and will not be shared with any other third parties.

The cookies we use do not transmit personally identifiable information to us or to our service providers. By adjusting your browser settings, you have the ability to disable cookies and you may still use the Site; however, you may have limited access to some areas of Ranch Network.

Further Information

The Company is the sole owner and operator of the Site and Ranch Network. If you have any questions about anything in this Privacy Policy or about how we collect your Customer Information, or information generally, please contact

You may also use the above contact information if you think any information about you is inaccurate or incomplete.

Privacy Policy Changes

We reserve the right to modify, amend or cancel this Privacy Policy at any time. Any changes to this Privacy Policy will be posted here, so please check this page regularly and make sure to check the effective date of the policy as set forth above. If you have any questions or concerns about the changes, please contact us at