Privacy Policy

Last modified: November 1, 2020


Protecting your private information is our priority. This Privacy Policy applies to American Ventures LLC (“AV”) and (“FreightSideKick”) and governs data collection and usage.

For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to AV include AV, FreightSideKick, and

FreightSideKick is a freight transportation website and/or application. By using FreightSideKick, you consent to the data practices described in this policy.

Collection of your Personal Information

AV may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Email Address
  • Phone number

AV encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites to which you link from FreightSideKick so that you can understand how those websites collect, use, and share your information. AV is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of FreightSideKick.

Use of your Personal Information

AV collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested. AV may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from AV and its affiliates. AV may also contact you via surveys to poll your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered. AV does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

AV may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party.

AV may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to AV, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

In order to determine what FreightSideKick services are the most popular, AV may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within FreightSideKick. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within FreightSideKick to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

AV will only disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on FreightSideKick or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of AV; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of FreightSideKick, or the public.

Automatically Collected Information

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by AV. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times, and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of FreightSideKick.

Use of Cookies

FreightSideKick may use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

The primary purpose of cookies is one of convenience to save you time: the cookie tells the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize FreightSideKick pages, or register with FreightSideKick, a cookie helps FreightSideKick recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to FreightSideKick, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, permitting you to easily use your customized FreightSideKick feature.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of FreightSideKick.

Security of your Personal Information

FreightSideKick secures personal information (e.g. credit card numbers) through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol, when transmitting to other websites.

Children Under Thirteen

FreightSideKick does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

Opt-Out & Unsubscribe

We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from FreightSideKick by emailing us at

Using FreightSideKick

Do not misuse FreightSideKick. For example, do not interfere with FreightSideKick or try to access it in any way other than through the interface and instructions provided by AV. You may use FreightSideKick only as permitted by law, both domestic and international. We may suspend your access to FreightSideKick if you do not comply with our policies or if we are investigating suspected misconduct.

Using FreightSideKick does not give you ownership of any intellectual property rights to FreightSideKick or to the content you access through FreightSideKick. You may not use FreightSideKick content unless you obtain permission from AV and abide by its terms of use, which do not grant you the right to use any branding or logos used by either AV or FreightSideKick. Do not remove, obscure, or alter any legal notices displayed in or along with FreightSideKick.

Changes to this Statement

AV will occasionally update this Privacy Policy in order to reflect company and customer feedback. AV encourages you to periodically review this policy to be informed of how AV is protecting your information.

Contact Information

American Ventures welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that we have not adhered to this Statement, please contact us:

American Ventures LLC
296 E 5th Ave Suite 501
Eugene, OR 97401

Effective as of November 1, 2020