Privacy Statement for The Free Garage Sale

The Free Garage Sale has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate a firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for this website:

We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our servers, and to administer our Web site. Your IP address is used to gather broad demographic information which is available to everyone in public tracking logs.

Our site uses an order form for customers to send information. We collect visitor's contact information (like their email address). Contact information from the order form is used to place buy and sell ads for our customers. We have no control over what third parties may do with this information. Unscrupulous merchants can and sometime do strip personal contact info from ads..ignoring copywrite laws. Users may opt-out of receiving our very rare future mailings; see the choice/opt-out section below.

Public Forums

This site makes chat rooms, available to its users. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.

Children's Guidelines

This site gives children the ability to publicly post or distribute personally identifiable contact information without prior parental consent.


This site gives users the following options for changing and modifying information previously provided.
  1. email
  2. visit comments at bottom of form page

Contacting the Web Site

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, you can contact

Doug Steinke
The Free Garage Sale
Box 38
210A Tansy Lane
Massey, Ontario, P0P 1P0