This privacy policy describes how R. Wright, Inc. d/b/a Wright, an Illinois corporation, and its affiliates, including WrightNYC LLC, a New York limited liability company, collect, use, and share the information that they obtain from you.


This privacy policy discusses the personal information that we obtain from you on our websites and when providing you with services. When we use the term "personal information" or "PII" we are referring to information that is directly connected to your name. This may include things like your e-mail address, mailing address, or telephone number, when those pieces of data are stored with your name.


We collect PII when you voluntarily submit it to us. For example, you may choose to submit PII to us when you register for an auction, when you send us an email or fill out a form on our site to learn more about our products and services.

The following are examples of the information that you may decide to share with us:

Services Examples of Information Collected
General Information during bidding, purchase or auction registration Name, email address, and mailing address, bid amount
Product questions Information that you decide to share concerning your possessions, your interest in objects we offer for sale or any other inquiry or submission you may make to us.

In addition to the above, we may use the following technologies to automatically collect information from you about your activities on our websites.

Cookies "Cookies" are small bits of information that are placed on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies remember information about your activities on the site to make your visits to our website more enjoyable and valuable to you by providing a customized experience and recognizing your preferences when you visit our website. If you've chosen to disable cookies on your browser, some of the functionality of our website may be lost. Certain of our web page, particularly those that require a login and password, require that cookies be enabled in your browser and cannot be used when you have disabled cookies in your browser.

Flash Cookies "Flash cookies (also called Local Shared Objects or "LSOs") are data files similar to cookies, except that they can store more complex data. Flash cookies are used to remember settings, preferences, and usage.

Web beacons, clear pixels, or pixel tags "Web beacons" are small graphic images on a Web page or in an e-mail that can be used for such things as recording the pages and advertisements clicked on by users, or tracking the performance of e-mail marketing campaigns.

Web server logs Web server logs are records of activity created by the computer that delivers the webpages you request to your browser. For example, a web server log may record the search term you entered or the link you clicked to bring you to the webpage. The web server log also may record information about your browser, such as your IP address and the cookies set on your browser by the server.


We do not collect your financial information. We engage a third party payment processor to collect any and all financial information including without limitation credit card information to process all purchase transactions. This information is collected and held subject to the privacy and data security policies and promises of our third party payment processors.


Our primary purpose in collecting information is to provide you with products, services, information, and advertisements that match your interests. We may also use information to conduct research and analysis, or to improve our websites, our products, or our services.


We may share your personal information in the following circumstances:

Corporate affiliates We may share your personal information with companies that are affiliated with us (that is companies that control us, are controlled by us, or are under common control with us).

Service providers We may share your personal information with companies that perform services for us, such as fulfilling orders, delivering packages, sending postal mail and e-mails, analyzing customer data, providing marketing assistance, processing payments, investigating fraudulent activity, conducting customer surveys, and providing customer service.

Other instances We may share your personal information in order to protect the legal rights of our company, our employees, our agents, and our affiliates, to protect the safety and security of our visitors, to protect against fraud, or to comply with law or legal process.

Business transition We may share your personal information if another company buys some, or all, of our assets or stock.

Aggregate information We may share aggregate information about our customers for educational, research, analytic, or benchmarking purposes. When shared in this form, no individual customer is identified.


We use reasonable measures to help prevent personal information from becoming disclosed to individuals who are not described in this policy. While we attempt to protect the information in our possession, no security system is perfect and we cannot promise that information about you will remain secure in all circumstances.


You have the following choices with how your information is used:

Your options What you need to do
Know the types of PII we have collected about you Email or write to us at any time by contacting us at the telephone number, email address, or mailing address listed below.
Updating or Correcting Your Personal Information You can update or correct your contact information at any time by contacting us at the telephone number, email address, or mailing address listed below.

Your request must include (1) all of the incorrect PII that you wish to change, (2) the corrected PII, and (3) your signature authorizing such changes. We will then correct the PII in our database and send a written confirmation to you.
To stop receiving promotional emails. If you would like to stop receiving promotional emails from us you can click on the "unsubscribe" link at the bottom of any promotional email that you receive.


If you have any questions about our privacy or security practices you can contact us by mail, telephone, or email:

Kelli Thoma
R. Wright, Inc. d/b/a Wright
1440 West Hubbard Street
Chicago, Illinois 60642 (312) 563-0020

If we need, or are required, to contact you concerning any event that involves your personal information we may do so by email, telephone, or mail.


Social Media and Share Links When you "like" or "follow" us on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter or other social media sites, we may collect your information. This information may include your name, e-mail address, and any comments or content you post relevant to us. We may also collect your information if you sign up for one of our promotions or submit information to us through Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, Twitter or another social media site. These links may include the use of so-called "share links." A "share link" is a button and/or text link appearing on our websites that launches a sharing mechanism that allows you to post links to, and content from, our websites or application onto other websites.

Notice to California Residents California residents may ask us to describe what categories of personal information we share with affiliated companies or third parties for their direct marketing purposes, and the names of those companies. You may receive a copy of this notice by submitting a written request to us at the addresses listed in the "Communication" Section.

Notice to Canadian Residents We may process and store your PII in a country outside of Canada, and the governments, courts, or law enforcement of that country may be able to obtain disclosure of personal information through the laws of the foreign country. Under the laws of a foreign country, in certain circumstances, we may be required to provide your PII in response to a search warrant or other legally valid inquiry or order.


We may revise this policy from time to time. If we make revisions that change the way we collect or use your PII, we will prominently post those changes in this Privacy Policy. You should review our Privacy Policy periodically so that you keep up-to-date on our most current practices. We will note the effective date of the latest version at the end of each policy.

Effective as of October 2015.