Auto 1 Mail has compiled this Privacy Statement in order to demonstrate its firm commitment to the privacy of its customers and the users of this website. The following statement outlines the policies and procedures utilized by Auto 1 Mail in the administration of this website. It is designed to help you understand what information is gathered and how that information is utilized.
Auto 1 Mail collects the following categories of information:
1. General tracking information gathered as visitors navigate through the site. This information is non-personally identifiable information which includes your IP address. Your IP address is automatically collected when you request pages from our server. Other non-personally identifiable information may also include the type of browser or operating system you use and the domain name for the link used to access our site.
2. Non-public personally identifiable information may also be requested when using the functions on this website. For example, an on-line quote, or request for service or parts, will require you to input your name, phone number and e-mail address and some other personally identifiable information. That information is only gathered by the dealer if you choose to input it into the system.
3. Further non-public personally identifiable information will be requested if you choose to apply for credit on-line via the website. In this situation, you will be prompted to provide more detailed personal information such as your home address, social security number and date of birth. None of that information will be gathered by Auto 1 Mail unless manually entered by you.
Utilization of Information
No information provided by you to Auto 1 Mail via this website will be sold to third parties for marketing or any other purposes. The information collected from, or provided by, you will reside solely within the dealership. The sole exception is for credit applications which will be forwarded to lending institutions in order to obtain an approval, or pre-approval, of financing for you.
The non-personally identifiable information automatically collected by the website will be utilized only by Auto 1 Mail in order to keep track of certain pages that you may visit. Auto 1 Mail may aggregate that data from other users in order to track overall visitor traffic patterns in an effort to help tailor the website in an effort to improve the website and design it to better suit our customers' needs. Auto 1 Mail may use a third party to assist in the compilation and analysis of any such data. The third party will not otherwise be allowed to utilize or transfer that data.
Any cookies utilized by Auto 1 Mail merely serve to store a small amount of data in your computer's memory. That information may be accessed by our server in the event that you revisit our site. That information will be utilized to track your progress through the site so that Auto 1 Mail may improve the site for future customers.
Although Auto 1 Mail cannot guarantee that all information provided via the internet is secure, it will take all reasonable steps necessary to ensure the safety of your personally identifiable information. The site has security measures in place to protect a loss, misuse and alteration of the information under its control. However, Auto 1 Mail does not assume any liability for third-party usage of your personal information, whether obtained lawfully or unlawfully from Auto 1 Mail's system.
Additionally, information may be disclosed by Auto 1 Mail to a governmental entity or in response to subpoena as permitted or required by law. In those circumstances, all reasonable precautions will be taken by Auto 1 Mail to ensure that your information remains as confidential as possible.
Changes in this Privacy Statement
This Statement is effective September, 2006. Auto 1 Mail reserves the right to alter this Privacy Statement. Any such alteration will be posted on this page so that you are aware of the changes in a timely manner.