Safety & Privacy

  • Can sellers & buyers see my e-mail address when I contact them through Shop

    No, sellers and buyers will only be able to see your user name and the custom message you have written.  By protecting your email address, we are preventing outsiders from adding your email address to lists for spam.  Our email system also protects you from receiving emails...

    Date Updated: 04/04/2011

  • How do we protect you against scams?

    All Shop Keepers must confirm their accounts with a current credit card and a valid PayPal Account (learn about PayPal's security measures here).  This is our...

    Date Updated: 04/04/2011

  • What do we do with the information we collect?

    All information collected is stored at a high level of security. Information collected will never be sold to third parties. For more information regarding's privacy policy, please visit our Policies page.

    Date Updated: 04/04/2011

  • What newsletter am I signing up for?

    When you sign up, you are asked if you want fresh shopping ideas delivered to your e-mail address.  This newsletter will be sent no more than once a week, and will provide some of the following information:

    • featured shops
    • promotions & sales
    • recently added...

      Date Updated: 04/04/2011

    • Why do you need my credit card to set up a shop?

      In order to protect our users from scams, we require both a valid PayPal and credit card account to verify our shop keepers.  We do not keep the credit card information in our database, and no employees of can see this information, ever.  We simply use it to verify you,...

      Date Updated: 04/04/2011