Privacy Policy

Updated as of 2/1/2024


Welcome to WNY Biz Board, an online directory for businesses and nonprofits in WNY and the Finger Lakes. This Privacy Policy outlines how we collect, use, and protect the information you provide while using our services.

Information Collection

We collect personal information you provide when creating an account, including but not limited to your name, email address, and business details necessary for the listing. Additionally, as part of our commitment to providing secure and efficient services, we collect payment and billing information when you engage in transactions on our platform. This may include credit card details, billing addresses, and other relevant financial information required for processing payments.

In addition to personal and payment information, we may also gather data on usage patterns, preferences, and interactions with our platform to continually enhance and optimize our services.

Information Usage

  1. Account Creation: The information collected during account creation is used to personalize your experience on our platform and facilitate communication regarding your account and transactions.
  2. Payment Processing: Payment and billing information is utilized solely for the purpose of processing transactions, billing, and related activities. We employ industry-standard security measures to safeguard your financial data.
  3. Service Improvement: Usage patterns, preferences, and interaction data are analyzed to improve the functionality, usability, and overall quality of our services. This may involve the development of new features, enhancements, or addressing any issues identified through the analysis of this information.

Information Protection

We prioritize the security of your personal and financial information. Our platform employs robust encryption protocols and other industry-standard security measures to protect against unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction of your data.

Information Sharing

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer your personal information to outside parties unless explicitly disclosed and consented to by you. This excludes trusted third parties who assist us in operating our platform, conducting our business, or serving you, provided that they agree to keep this information confidential.

User Choices and Rights

You can manage your account settings and preferences, including opting out of marketing communications. You have the right to request access, correction, or deletion of your personal information. Contact us for any inquiries or requests regarding your data.

Data Retention

We will retain your personal information for as long as necessary to provide the services and for legitimate business purposes, including compliance with legal obligations, resolving disputes, and enforcing our agreements.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

As our platform evolves, we may update this privacy policy to reflect changes in our information practices. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on how we collect, use, and protect your data.

Contact Information

If you have any questions or concerns regarding our privacy policy, please contact us.

Terms of Service

Updated as of 2/1/2024


Welcome to WNY Biz Board, an online directory for businesses and nonprofits in WNY and the Finger Lakes. By using our service, you agree to these Terms of Service.

User Accounts

To access certain features, you may need to create an account. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account information and agree to notify us of any unauthorized use of your account.

User Responsibilities

By using our service, you agree not to engage in any illegal, abusive, or disruptive behavior that could harm other users or the functionality of the service. You are responsible for the accuracy of the information provided for your business listing.

Listing Cancellation

You can cancel your listing anytime via our customer portal, but all listings (including spam and listings not approved for legal purposes) are non-refundable.

Termination of Service

We reserve the right to terminate or suspend your access to our service without prior notice if your business activities violate our terms, involve illegal practices, or disrupt the service’s functionality.

No Refunds

We do not offer refunds for any reason, including service termination due to violation of our terms.

Copyright and Intellectual Property

All content on our platform, including but not limited to text, graphics, logos, and images, is the intellectual property of WNY Biz Board or its licensors. Users are prohibited from reproducing, distributing, or using this content without explicit permission.

Limitation of Liability

WNY Biz Board shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages resulting from the use or inability to use our service. Users agree that the use of our service is at their own risk.

Governing Law

These terms are governed by the laws of the state of New York. Any disputes arising from these terms will be resolved in the courts of the state of New York.

Contact Information

If you have any questions or concerns regarding our terms of service, please contact us.