1. Your Personal Information.
1.2. Through use of the Site, each User provides some form of Personal Information to VICCI. The collection and use of such User's Personal Information is necessary and required to use the Site. From time to time it may be necessary for VICCI to contact such User to troubleshoot potential issues while providing VICCI's services. VICCI may send surveys to help improve the Site.
5. The Security of Your Information. Each User's Personal Information is kept in a secure server. During a transaction credit card information is kept safe by encryption using SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) software. VICCI retains each User's name, address, telephone number, and email address for a period of at least two (2) years after the date such User creates an Account pursuant to the Terms and Conditions. In the event of any Successful Auction, VICCI retains the identification of the Seller and the Winning Buyer and all information regarding the Auction Vehicle with respect to such Successful Auction for a period of at least two (2) years after the date of such Successful Auction. VICCI retains all information regarding each Successful Auction in order to be able to identify each Successful Auction with which any particular Seller or Winning Buyer has been involved.
6. Opting out of Communications from VICCI. VICCI may send each User information about VICCI or VICCI's services, news or advice, and newsletters. VICCI may also send each User promotional materials from VICCI's partners and affiliates. Any User may opt out of receiving emails from VICCI by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org, or following any opt out instructions in an email.