Barchart.com uses a registration system for My Barchart customers. Our website's registration procedures require users to provide Barchart.com with information including but not limited to name, email address, street address, and other demographic information. Barchart.com collects information about your transactions with us and with some of our business partners, including information about your use of financial products and services that we offer. When you register with Barchart.com and sign in to our services, you are not anonymous to us.
Barchart.com also collects personal information when you use Barchart.com's additional products or services, when you visit Barchart.com pages or the pages of certain Barchart.com partners, and when you sign up for promotions or sweepstakes. Barchart.com may combine information about you that we have with information we obtain from business partners or other companies.
The information collected by Barchart about you may include:
For certain advanced subscription features, Barchart.com automatically receives and records information from your computer and browser, including cookie information, software and hardware attributes, and the page you request. Barchart.com uses information for the following general purposes: to fulfill your requests for products and services, customize the advertising and content you see, improve our services, contact you, conduct research, and provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients.
To make it easier for your friends to find you, we allow anyone with your name to find you through the Barchart search bar at the top of most users' feeds, as well as other tools we provide, such as contact importers - even if you have not shared your contact information with them on Barchart.
You can choose to opt out of this feature in your account section. If you choose to opt out you will not be queryable in the search bar using your first or last name. Public items such as comments on news stories will however remain visible by all users registered on Barchart.
Barchart.com does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies except to provide products or services you've requested, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances:
Barchart.com may display targeted advertisements based on personal information. Advertisers (including ad serving companies) may assume that people who interact with, view, or click targeted ads meet the targeting criteria—for example, people trading agricultural products from a particular geographic area.
You can edit your Account Information, including your newsletter preferences, at any time. All email communication from Barchart.com comes with an unsubscribe link at the bottom for you to opt-out of future communication.
New categories of marketing communications might be added to Your Account page from time to time. Users who visit this page can opt out of receiving future marketing communications from these new categories or they can unsubscribe by following instructions contained in the messages they receive.
We reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to the Barchart.com service, such as service announcements, administrative messages and the Barchart.com Newsletter, that are considered part of your Barchart.com account, without offering you the opportunity to opt out of receiving them.
You can delete your Barchart.com account by sending us a message with your user name and password.