IsThisLost Privacy Policy

Effective October 21, 2012

1. Our Commitment To Privacy: and our team comprising of the company, it’s employees, its authorized vendors and contractors (collectively “IsThisLost”) is committed to protecting your privacy. Online privacy is constantly evolving and IsThisLost will take all reasonable efforts to maintain up to date and effective online privacy standards and practices. By using IsThisLost service (the “Service”) at or one of IsThisLost assigned tags (the “Tags”), and/or communicating with a party who is reporting a found item (the “Finder”), or communicating with the owner of an item you are reporting (the “Owner”), you are agreeing that you have reviewed this Privacy Policy and agree to comply with it. IsThisLost may, from time to time, modify this Privacy Policy to reflect legal, technological and other developments. The most current IsThisLost privacy policy is available at

We do NOT sell, share or in any other way distribute our customers' information to third parties for marketing purposes.  All use and disclosure of your personal data is made only to provide the services advertised on our site.

2. Information We Collect: The Privacy Policy applies to all information collected or submitted to the Service, and also applies to information you may provide to us offline while selling, registering, supporting and/or activating your IsThisLost account.

We collect your personal information like full name, home and work email addresses, phone numbers, SMS enabled mobile phone numbers if available, a password of your choosing.  In addition we may collect information regarding your personal property including make, model and serial numbers of your personal property.  We also collect a record of your browsing history, and a recorded history of all your email communication with us, or with a Finder or Owner in the process of recovering a lost item.  IsThisLost reserves the right to use or disclose your information, in order to contact you regarding your subscription, and/or to assist you with the recovery of your lost item.  IsThisLost also may contact you on behalf of the Owner of a lost item to help recover and reunite the lost item with the Owner.  IsThisLost stores all email communication between an Owner and a Finder or third parties involved in the recovery of a lost item for a maximum of one year.

3. Children: IsThisLost does not knowingly collect or maintain any personal information from children under the age of 13. In addition, no part of the Site is designed with the purpose of attracting any person under age 13.  You are agreeing that you are a person of age not less than 14 years while using the services provided by IsThisLost.

4. Sharing of Data with Law Enforcement: Bona-fide law enforcement agencies are given property and contact information on lost and found events and items, and the parties involved or potentially involved.  IsThisLost does not control such agencies and is not responsible for their use or protection of the data provided to them.  In addition, IsThisLost may at its discretion provide selective personal data of a Owner or Finder related to a lost and found event, to businesses in order to assist in the recovery of a lost item.

5. Links to other websites: The Site may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave the Site, we do not have any control over the other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

6. Personal Identity Protection: While IsThisLost makes every attempt to hide the identity of Owners and Finders from each other for their mutual protection, we do not guarantee such identity protection.  Our system does not allow an Owner or a Finder to provide personal data like email addresses, phone numbers and physical addresses, we do NOT provide a fool proof safe guard against such disclosure.  You agree to use the IsThisLost service with the agreement that you are finally responsible for the protection of your identity and that you would not provide personally identifiable information in the free form message boxes on our website.

7. Questions or Concerns: If you have privacy-related questions that are not addressed here, please contact us at  If you would like us to deactivate your account and remove all personal data, please write to us.