Dealer Tire recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy of users of the Site and wishes to provide efficient and relevant information to them. In order to serve its customers, Dealer Tire collects and analyzes information provided by you when using the Site.
REMEMBER THAT CERTAIN INFORMATION THAT IS DISCLOSED BY YOU WHILE USING THE SITE WILL BE UTILIZED BY DEALER TIRE AND DISCLOSED TO CERTAIN THIRD PARTIES IN ORDER TO FACILITATE THE SITE (E.G., THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF PORTIONS OF THE SITE). YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE TO SUCH DISCLOSURE.
1. What Information is Collected
Dealer Tire collects and analyzes information obtained from or about users of the Site. This information includes, but is not limited to the following:
By electing to provide your information through the Site, you may provide personal information about yourself to Dealer Tire. "Personal information" is information that would allow someone to identify or contact you, including, for example, your name, address, telephone number, or email address. Dealer Tire may collect other personal information such as gender, age, and date of birth.
User Profile and Usage Behavior Information
Dealer Tire may collect and store information related to your user profile and usage behavior in order to operate the Site and enable you to have a personalized experience on the Site. Such information includes, without limitation, your user name, password, password reminder questions and answers, interests, communication preferences, correspondence that you send to Dealer Tire, and navigation data such as web pages and advertisements you view and links you click on within the Site.
Aggregate or Demographic Information
Dealer Tire may collect and analyze aggregate data assembled from information collected via the Site. Aggregate information is collected in order to better understand the demographics and usage patterns of all users of the Site, so that Dealer Tire can provide the highest level of service to its customers. Such aggregate data is not generally personally identifiable or linked to a specific user.
Dealer Tire servers may automatically collect certain technical information about your use of the Site, including, without limitation, your browser type, your operating system, unique identifiers, mobile device identification numbers, your bandwidth speed, and information collected through cookies, web beacons, and other technologies. This may also include collecting and logging IP addresses. Dealer Tire may collect IP addresses for system administration, security and statistical analysis. An IP address is a number that is assigned to a computer whenever it is communicating over the Internet. Dealer Tire and its internet service provider may log these IP addresses and analyze them to understand where requests originate.
2. What Organization Is Collecting the Information
Dealer Tire owns and operates the Site and is the company that collects the information described above. Dealer Tires contact information is as follows:
Comments, suggestions or materials sent or transmitted to Dealer Tire shall be deemed to be non-confidential and not subject to any restrictions. Dealer Tire shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such comments, suggestions or materials and shall be free to use and distribute them to others without limitation, including, but not limited to developing and marketing products incorporating them.
3. How the Information Is Used
Dealer Tire may use your information when performing certain services. For example, Dealer Tire may use personal information to perform functions such as maintaining a record of customer contacts. As a consequence, Dealer Tire may disclose your information as a necessary component of providing the Site, services and associated administrative functions. In some cases, Dealer Tire uses information that Dealer Tire collects about you to provide information to you, such as personalized email communications or customized aspects of the Site.
Dealer Tire may use your information to offer services and operate the Site as well as sell and deliver advertising.
4. How the Information Is Disclosed to Third Parties
On occasion, Dealer Tire may provide your information to third parties. These third parties include, but are not limited to the following:
Authorized Third-Party Service Providers
In certain circumstances, Dealer Tire may share your information with third parties who provide services to Dealer Tire in order to enable Dealer Tire to market services to its customers, operate the Site or to enhance the functionality available to you on the Site.
Dealer Tire may disclose information about its users, including contact information, to respond to subpoenas, court orders, legal process, and other law enforcement measures, and to comply with other legal obligations, such as FCC requirements.
Third Parties Involved in a Business Transfer
Notwithstanding anything to the contrary set forth herein, in connection with an assignment, sale, combination, merger, acquisition, joint venture or other transfer or disposition of some or all of the assets of Dealer Tire, or its affiliated entities, you agree that Dealer Tire can accordingly assign, sell, license or transfer any information, including personal information, that you have provided to Dealer Tire to those third parties directly involved in the transfer or disposition of such assets.
Third Parties to Protect the Site and Users
6. Mobile Devices
Certain mobile devices contain unique identifiers that can be used, for example, to identify the physical location of such devices. Mobile devices also typically transmit caller ID data when used to transmit a telephone call or text message. The Site may collect, use, transmit, process and maintain unique identifiers, caller ID data, location-based data, and similar information when you rely on mobile devices, including to provide the services you request and improve your experience on the Site. The Site also may require collection of your mobile phone number in order for you to participate in certain services or features and that number may be associated with such information.
7. Privacy Protections for Children
No part of the Site is designed or directed to children. To provide personal information through the Site you must be at least eighteen (18) years of age. Therefore, Dealer Tire does not knowingly collect personal information from any minor or other person under age thirteen (13) and thus is not subject to the Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act.
If you object to the disclosure or use of your personal information by Dealer Tire you may contact Dealer Tire. However, you acknowledge that if you do not allow Dealer Tire to utilize your information, then Dealer Tire may not be able to provide certain information and services to you.
If you are a resident of the State of California, Dealer Tire provides you with information on how to exercise your disclosure choice options, such as your right to opt-out (which we may sometimes refer to as "unsubscribe") or opt-in for use of your personal information by third parties (such as advertisers) for marketing purposes. Therefore, pursuant to the California Civil Code, we are not required to maintain or disclose a list of the third parties that received your personal information for marketing purposes during the preceding year.
If you are a California resident and wish to request information about how to exercise your third party disclosure choices, please send a request by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by postal mail to 3711 Chester Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44114.
All requests must be labeled "Your California Privacy Rights" on the email subject line or envelope or post card. For all requests, please clearly state that the request is related to "Your California Privacy Rights," include your name, street address, city, state, zip code and e-mail address (your street address is optional if you wish to receive a response to your request via email) and indicate your preference on how our response to your request should be sent (email or postal mail). We will not accept requests via the telephone or by facsimile. We are not responsible for notices that are not labeled or sent properly, or do not have complete information.
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