Monster Commercial and Everything CRE™ Privacy Policies for Sponsors and Website Visitors
CRL Network Media Inc. ("CRL Network"), d/b/a Monster Commercial are dedicated to helping you advertise services and search for commercial real estate property professionals in the most efficient manner possible.
Your use of the Monster Commercial services constitutes your agreement with this policy and the Monster Commercial Terms of Service Agreement. If you do not agree to the terms outlined in these policies, do not use the Monster Commercial system.
Briefly stated, our policies reflect our belief that your information is the key component to our success:
1. Information We Collect
Collection and Use of Personal Information
Personal information means any information that may be used to identify you, such as your name, title, phone number, email address, or mailing address. Monster Commercial gathers information both directly and indirectly from you and your activities on the Monster Commercial.com website. In addition to the incidental information which is gathered by your visit at the Monster Commercial.com website (such as your IP address, browser type and version, the URL from which you arrived at Monster Commercial, and the URL to which you will next visit) we specifically request certain information from you such as (but not limited to):
1.1 Registration. When you register at Monster Commercial, we require that you provide us with certain information in exchange for the services that we provide to you. The information request is necessary in order to protect the integrity of the Monster Commercial system, to identify who uses our system, to provide you with a customized experience, and to reduce any instances of fraudulent activity.
1.2 Ad Submission. When you submit a property advertisement listing to the Monster Commercial service, we identify the ad as yours and record the information and images you submit with the advertisement. We record any dates and times of all changes you make to the ad and keep all final changes on file. We also record the statistics associated with the advertisement such as (but not limited to) hits, views and contact inquiries.
1.3 CRL Network MailX System. If you initiate an email to a Monster Commercial Professional Services Partner contact or via our CRL Network MailX system to inquire, provide service, obtain service, or to purchase services or product, your message submitted via the CRL Network MailX system will be recorded.
1.4 Monster Commercial User-To-Advertiser Inquiry. If you submit an inquiry via the advertiser Contact Info Contact link, your inquiry will be recorded with the advertisement. Both you and the advertiser will receive a copy of the inquiry. In addition, your inquiry may be gathered with the advertisement for access by the advertiser from the ad within the CRL Network system.
1.5 Monster Commercial User-To-User Note. If you submit a message via the “Send To a Friend” feature, your submission will be recorded.
1.6 Recommend Monster Commercial -To-a-Friend. From time to time, we may invite our customers and web site visitors to tell a friend about CRL Network products, services or events. If a customer or visitor chooses to recommend a friend to us, we will use that friend’s information only for the purposes of sending CRL Network-related information to that friend. We will use the information only once and it will not be stored in our systems.
1.7 Payment to CRL Network. If you provide payment to CRL Network for CRL Network services, CRL Network will record specific information to help validate the payment request. If you pay by credit card, we will not record the credit card number you use. We will record the approval or non-approval codes sent back from our credit card procesor.
1.8 Other Correspondence. If you send personal correspondence, such as e-mail, letters, documents, or if third parties send us correspondence about your activities which pertain to the Monster Commercial website, we may collect this information in your Monster Commercial file.
2. Information Disclosure
In order to facilitate the exchange of information about available property, it is necessary to exchange information which will identify the advertiser, although we do not disclose the email addresses of advertisers or search users. In general, the information that we collect about you and your use of our site is used for several purposes:
Please realize that we cannot absolutely assure you that your information will never be disclosed to third parties in a manner other than is described in this document. Your transmissions may be intercepted by illegal methods, and information which is collected by advertisers may be misused. In all cases, we endeavor to protect your information using all reasonable efforts but we cannot guarantee that we can protect it. The information that you provide to us in addition to the information that we gather about your activities on our site may be disclosed as follows:
2.1 Monster Commercial Top Property Classified Ad Listings. The name and the phone number of the advertiser will be displayed with all property ads. We do not include your email address in the body of your ad as this encourages unsolicited “spam” messages.
2.2 Monster Commercial Professional Services CRE eDirectory Listings. The advertiser has the option whether or not the user wishes to include their name and/or phone number. We do not include your email address in the body of your ad as this encourages unsolicited “spam” messages.
2.3 CRL Network MailX System. If you submit a message via the CRL Network MailX system, any information you provide in the template will be sent to the recipients you’ve designated including your email address.
2.4 Monster Commercial User-To-Advertiser Inquiry. If you submit a message via the “Contact” text box in any Monster Commercial property advertisement, your email address, and if you so fill out, your name and phone number, and message will be sent to the advertiser.
2.5 Monster Commercial User-To-User Note. If you submit a message via the “Send To a Friend” feature, your email address and message will be transmitted to the email address you designate in the template.
3. Your Use of Others’ Information
While using the Monster Commercial system, you agree to respect the personal information which is provided to you by the Monster Commercial system. It is a violation of this policy to use any information gained by the use of the Monster Commercial system against the interests of Monster Commercial. In addition, it is against this policy for a user to sell or otherwise profit from third- party use of personal information obtained through the normal course of business while using the Monster Commercial system.
4. Your Use of the Monster Commercial Communication Tools
You may not use any Monster Commercial communication tool to send spam, harassing messages, or any other content which would violate this policy or the Monster Commercial Terms of Service Agreement. The Monster Commercial Communication tools have been created to help facilitate the exchange of information related to commercial real estate properties and services on the Monster Commercial system. Any use contrary to this end is prohibited by Monster Commercial and will result in the suspension of these Monster Commercial privileges.
5. Your Password
You are responsible for any communications or requests submitted using your email address. Please do not disclose your password to anyone for any reason. If you forget your password, Monster Commercial will email you your password but we will not disclose your password over the phone. If you use a shared computer, you should log off of the Monster Commercial system when you finish your session to avoid unauthorized use of your account.
6. Final Statements
Links to Other Web Sites
Unsubscribing From Monster Commercial Email Updates, News and Special Offers
If you have Registered CRL Network Account on Monster Commercial, you may change your preferences at any time by and following these instructions (which are also provided in the Monster Commercial Email Updates – Email pages):
Log In to your Monster Commercial account. Select the “Account Info” link and you will be presented with your Account Profile. Click on the ‘Edit Profile’ button at the bottom of the page and then unselect the ‘Email Updates’ box.
7. Your Consent
This document was last updated June 1, 2019.