Tires on the Geaux App collects information about you and we may share that information with third parties in certain circumstances, so please read on for more details about how we use personal information we collect about you when you use the Tires on the Geaux App.
WHAT KIND OF INFORMATION WE COLLECT
Tires on the Geaux App and its agents may collect some information that identifies you or relates to you as an individual (“Personal Information”), such as your:
In addition, we may collect other types of data elements (“Other Information”) that does not reveal your identity or that does not relate directly to you or any other individual, such as:
In addition, Tires on the Geaux App, our service providers, and businesses that support our business operations (e.g., third-party advertisers, analytics services, and participating manufacturers) may use technologies like cookies and pixel tags to automatically collect analytics information when you access our digital platforms or interact with our electronic communications. The information may include technical information from your computer or mobile device, such as your IP address, the browser you use, the number of times you visit our platforms, the device you use, identifiers associated with your device, your device’s operating system, the content you view on our platforms, the content you view immediately before and after using our platforms, the type and amount of products and materials you purchase or order through the Application, and the programs and services you use with us or others.
HOW WE USE THE PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT
HOW WE MAY DISCLOSE PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT
Your privacy is very important to us. We generally won’t disclose your Personal Information to anyone outside of Tires on the Geaux App, except in the following circumstances.
We may disclose your Personal Information to third-party service providers to provide us with services such as website hosting, professional services, including information technology services and related infrastructure, customer service, e-mail delivery, auditing and other similar services.
TO PERFORM SERVICES YOU REQUEST
We may disclose your Personal Information to third parties in order to perform services you request or functions you initiate, such as when you post or transmit information and materials through the Application. When you post information in a public forum it becomes public information. In addition, we may disclose your Personal Information in order to identify you to anyone to whom you send communications through the Tires on the Geaux App.
CORPORATE TRANSACTIONS OR EVENTS
We may disclose your information to a third party in connection with a corporate reorganization, merger, sale, joint venture, assignment, transfer or other disposition of all or any portion of our business, assets or stock, including in connection with any bankruptcy or similar proceedings.
OTHER LEGAL REASONS
In addition, we may use or disclose your Personal Information as we deem necessary or appropriate: (1) under applicable law, including laws outside your country of residence; (2) to respond to requests from public and government authorities including public and government authorities outside your country of residence; (3) to comply with subpoenas and other legal processes; (4) to pursue available remedies or limit damages we may sustain; (5) to protect our operations or those of any of our Affiliates; (6) to protect the rights, privacy, safety or property of Tires on the Geaux App, you and others; and (7) to enforce our terms and conditions.
HOW WE MAY USE AND DISCLOSE OTHER INFORMATION WE COLLECT
UPDATING YOUR PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION
We believe you should have the ability to access and edit the Personally Identifiable Information that you have provided to us. You may change any of your Personally Identifiable Information in your account online at any time by logging on to your account and editing your information.
We encourage you to promptly update your Personally Identifiable Information if it changes.
HOW TO MANAGE YOUR ACCOUNT INFORMATION
You can visit the account section of the Tires on the Geaux App website to manage and correct any factual inaccuracies in the information we have on file about you.
HOW WE PROTECT YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Tires on the Geaux App has implemented reasonable safeguards designed to prevent loss, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure or modification of Personal Information provided or collected through our Tires on the Geaux App. With respect to payment card information and other Personal Information collected through our Tires on the Geaux App, we use Secure Socket Layer Technology or SSL to encrypt or scramble that information during transmission.
COOKIES AND INTEREST-BASED ADVERTISING
Our web site makes use of “cookies” files to customize information to your personal tastes. A cookie is an element of data that a web site can send to your Browser, which may store some information on your computer. Then, when you come back to our site or visit other websites, information can be tailored to suit your individual preferences. The goal is to save you time and provide you with a more meaningful online experience. Most Internet Browsers will allow you to erase cookies from your computer hard drive, block all cookies or receive a warning before a cookie is stored. If you do not wish to receive Cookies or wish to manage when you accept Cookies in general, you may set your browser to reject Cookies or to alert you when a Cookie is placed on your computer. Although you are not required to accept our Cookies, if you set your browser to reject Cookies, you may not be able to use all of the features and functionality of the Tires on the Geaux App. If you block or otherwise reject our Cookies, you may lose some of the functionality of our site. Please refer to your Browser instructions to learn more about these functions.
We support the Self-Regulatory Principles for Online Behavioral Advertising of the Digital Advertising Alliance (“Principles”). This means that we allow you to exercise choice regarding the collection of information about your online activities over time and across third-party websites for online interest based advertising purposes. In addition, please note that certain third parties that we do not control may use data collection technologies on the Tires on the Geaux App. Certain technology that collects information about your use of the Tires on the Geaux App and potentially about your activities when you leave the Tires on the Geaux App and visit other sites on the Internet may still collect information about your use of the Tires on the Geaux App, including for analytics and fraud prevention as well as any other purpose permitted under the Principles.
SOCIAL NETWORKING AND THIRD PARTY SITES
WHERE WE STORE YOUR PERSONAL DATA
All information you provide to us is stored on secure servers. Any payment transactions will be encrypted using SSL technology. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password that enables you to access the Tires on the Geaux App and or certain parts of our App, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the Internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to or through our App. Once we have received your information, we will use security feature and procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorized access.
USE OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA FOR DIRECT MARKETING
We do not use or disclose your personal data for direct marketing purposes unless we obtained your consent, such as through an opt-in or opt-out tick box on any form or App of ours.
YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS
If a situation arises, where you have a privacy dispute, please contact Tires on the Geaux directly and we will be glad to work in a fair and practical way with you. Our contact info is mentioned below. If your communication with Tires on the Geaux has not led to a mutually agreeable resolution, we shall participate in the dispute resolution procedures established by the American data protection authorities to resolve disputes.
We may update this privacy statement to reflect changes to our information practices. If we make any substantial changes we will notify you by email (sent to the e-mail address specified in your account) or by means of a notice on this App prior to the change becoming effective. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices.
You must be at least 18 years old (or otherwise reached the age of majority in your jurisdiction, whichever is older) to have our permission to use this App. Our policy is that we do not knowingly collect, use or disclose Personally Identifiable Information about visitors that are under 18 years of age.
You should also be aware that when Personally Identifiable Information is voluntarily disclosed (i.e. your name, address, etc.) on any profile page, discussion forum, message board or other public areas of the App, that information, along with any information disclosed in your communication, can be viewed, collected and used by third parties and may result in unsolicited messages from third parties. Such activities are beyond our control and this Policy does not apply to such information. Any submissions to public areas on this App are accepted with the understanding that they are accessible to third parties.
SWEEPSTAKES, CONTESTS, AND OTHER PROMOTIONS
We may operate sweepstakes, contests, raffles and similar promotions through the Tires on the Geaux App that may require online registration with us or with third party sponsors of such sweepstakes, contests, raffles or other promotions. You should carefully review the rules of each sweepstakes, contest, raffle and promotion in which you participate through the Tires on the Geaux App, as they may contain additional important information about the disclosure of your personally identifiable information. To the extent that the terms and conditions of such rules concerning the treatment of personally identifiable information conflict with this Policy, the terms and conditions of such rules shall control.
LOG DATA AND LOCATION INFORMATION
When you access the Tires on the Geaux App Online Service by or through a mobile device, we may collect certain information automatically, including, but not limited to, the type of mobile device you use, your mobile device unique ID, the IP address of your mobile device, your mobile operating system, the content you view on our platforms, the type and amount of products and materials you purchase or order through the Application, the type of mobile Internet browser you use, and other statistics (“Log Data”).
In addition, we may use third party services, such as Google Analytics, that collect, monitor and analyze this type of information in order to increase Tires on the Geaux App Online Service’s functionality. These third party service providers have their own privacy policies addressing how they use such information. We may use and store information about your location depending on the permissions you have set on your device. We use this information to provide features of our Service, to improve and customize our Service. You can enable or disable location services when you use our Service at anytime, through your mobile device settings.
LINKS TO OTHER APP
The App may contain links to third party Apps and websites, whose information practices may be different from Tires on the Geaux’s. Visitors should consult such third-party Apps and websites privacy notices as Tires on the Geaux does not have any control over information that is submitted to, or collected by, these third parties. Tires On The Geaux does not make any representations or warranties as to the security of any information (including, without limitation, credit card and other personal information) you might be requested to give any third party.
These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by Tires On The Geaux of the contents on such third-party Apps and websites. Tires On The Geaux cannot ensure that you will be satisfied with any products or services that you purchase from third-party Apps and websites that link to or from the App, since these Apps and websites are owned and operated by independent retailers.
Tires on the Geaux is not responsible for the content of linked third-party Apps and websites and do not make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of materials on such third-party Apps and websites. Tires on the Geaux has not taken any steps to confirm the accuracy or reliability of any of the information contained in such third-party Apps and websites. If you decide to access linked third-party Apps and websites, you do so at your own risk. Tires on the Geaux strongly encourages you to make whatever investigation you feel necessary or appropriate before proceeding with any online or off-line transaction with any of these third parties.
We use appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect the personal information that we collect and process about you. The measures we use are designed to provide a level of security appropriate to the risk of processing your personal information. In particular, we:
Once member information is no longer needed, Tires on the Geaux will take reasonable steps to destroy or de-identify the information as long as Tires on the Geaux is not required by applicable laws and regulations.
We will take seriously and deal promptly with any accidental or unauthorized disclosure of personal information. We follow the relevant scheme for modifiable data breaches where applicable and when handling accidental or unauthorized disclosures of personal information.