Cookie Policy



  1. this cookie policy and consent

  2. This policy explains how we use cookies and other information-gathering technologies in connection with your access and use of this website (Website), whether or not you are a registered member. We are committed to respecting your privacy and protecting your personal information.

    A "cookie" is a small text file which is stored on the user's hard drive or mobile device. Cookies do lots of different tasks, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving the user experience. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests. They are generated by web servers when the user enters an internet page, and are passed to the user's computer or mobile device and stored for subsequent future access. stored for subsequent future access.

    We only use cookies in certain areas of this Website and the purposes for which they are used are detailed below. You are not obliged to accept a cookie and you can modify your browser so that it will not accept cookies. However, if you do so this may affect your browsing experience and certain functions within the website may not work.

    By continuing to use our Website, you acknowledge that you grant us your consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this Cookie Policy.

    For further information about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your computer and how to manage and delete them, please visit http://www.aboutcookies.org.


  3. Terminology

  4. The expressions "we", "us" and "our" are a reference to Marketmein Pty Ltd in Australia, Marketmein LLC in the United States, Marketmein Ltd in the United Kingdom and Marketmein Limited in Hong Kong.

    The expressions "you" and "your" refer to each and every individual whose personal information we may handle from time to time.

    The expression "personal information" refers to information or an opinion about an individual whose identity is apparent, or can reasonably be ascertained, from the information or opinion.


  5. how we use cookies

  6. Cookies are widely used and most browsers are set up to accept them automatically. It is important to note that most of the cookies we use do not capture any information that can personally identify you. The information they gather helps us improve your online experience and may include:


    1. time and duration of your visit to our site;

    2. pages you viewed while on our site;

    3. URLs of sites from which you arrive or leave this Website to help us to understand you as a customer and/or to recognize when you have been directed to our Website by a partner site; and

    4. analytical data that helps us count the number of visitors to our website and to see how visitors move around our Website.


    We utilise cookies which enable us to monitor traffic patterns and to serve you more efficiently if you revisit the Website.

    Details of the cookies we use are as follows:


    Session cookies

    Session cookies are used to temporarily store information about logged in users. These cookies do not collect information from the user's computer, and do not identify the user. We use the following session cookies:


    • ‘Ruby on Rails cookies’: Encrypted so that users cannot access or modify what is stored. This cookie is used to store information about the user session (i.e. to identify which user is logged in)

    • In particular Marketmein stores the session identification and all information related to the session (i.e. current user, shopping cart and other details that relate to the sale and buy of items on Marketmein)

    • ‘Github cookies’: Encrypted so that users cannot access or modify what is stored. This cookie is used to store information about the user session (i.e. to identify which user is logged in)

    • In particular Marketmein stores the session identification and all information related to the session (i.e. current user, shopping cart and other details that relate to the sale and buy of items on Marketmein)

    Permanent cookies

    Permanent cookies are used to enhance a user's browsing experience by "remembering" that user on subsequent visits. We use the following permanent cookies:


    • Cookies mentioned above do store information as stated above. No permanent cookies are used however information is stored on Marketmein servers as stated above.