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USED TIRE SHOP Privacy Policy

This notice outlines the Privacy Policy for Used Tire Shop LLC.

Introduction

Used Tire Shop Inc. respects each individual’s right to personal privacy and is committed to protecting it.

We have created this Privacy Policy for the users of our website, UsedTireShop.net and any of its affiliated websites, currently including MyUsedTireShop.com, in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to user privacy.

This privacy policy is designed to advise you about our information gathering, dissemination and protection practices for the Used Tire Shop LLC. website, subscribers to our services, membership, mailing lists, and for similar user services. By visiting this website, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

About Used Tire Shop LLC.

 The principle business activities related to Used Tire Shop Inc and our websites include but are not limited to: Internet advertising, internet classifieds advertising, Internet marketing, business building services and online business tools.

Information we collect

 Used Tire Shop  Inc collects information through our website at various server points, both through automatic, involuntary means and through any voluntary information that you provide to us. The methods and data we collect are:

Automatic and Involuntary Information:

(a)   When you visit a website, you disclose certain information, such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address and the time of your visit. This website, like many other sites, records this basic information about visits to our site. We use this information to tailor and provide local content to the user.

(b)   Cookies. Cookies are pieces of information that are transferred to your computer from a web server. We use cookies to deliver content specific to visitors' interests, to record their registration so they don't have to re-enter it each time they request preferred content, and for routine internal purposes such as website administration. Most browsers are set up to accept cookies, but you can change your settings to have your browser notify you when you receive a new cookie or to refuse to accept cookies.

(c)    Browsing and Search History. We may at times store information pertaining to your browsing and search history on our site.

Voluntary Information You Supply

a.     As a registered user to our site you are required to create a user ID and a supply a valid email address. We will validate this email address to confirm the user has access to the email address.

b.     Information You Provide to Us: The website’s registration form may also require visitors to provide contact information including but not limited to their name, address, phone number and zip code.

c.     Financial information. When purchasing services or products directly from us you may be required to disclose payment and financial information such as credit card or bank account information.d.   

At times, you can choose not to provide certain automatic or involuntary information, by doing so may prevent you from accessing various website services and features and limit you from taking full advantage of the functionality of the website.

How we use the information

 The Information we collect from the above groups may used for technical administration of the website, research and development, customer administration, marketing and security purposes.

 We may at times use the information to create customer browsing and purchasing history and use the information for marketing purposes. Registered users may receive advertisements, announcements regarding special promotions for various products and services we offer.


What we do not collect

 Used Tire Shop Inc. does not collect or use personal data for any purpose other than that indicated. We do not collect information about our visitors from any other sources such as public records, bodies or private organizations. Used Tire Shop Inc. does not actively market to children, and we never knowingly ask a child under 13 to divulge personal information.

Used Tire Shop Iinc. does not sell, trade or transfer user information to any affiliated or unaffiliated third-parties.

Publicly viewable information

Users should be aware that any information you include when placing ads is in most cases viewable by everyone and becomes public knowledge. This also applies to forums and message boards. You should exercise your best judgment to the type and amount of personal information you post.

Access to information

Active register users may access and modify parts of their voluntary information though secure web pages and tools we offer on our website. 

We do not provide our registered users or visitors with access to, or any readable copy of the automatic or involuntary data that we keep on them. Nor do we provide any access to information from communications or messaging. We reserve the right to refuse to provide our visitors with a copy of this data and will not give reasons for our refusal. We do not allow visitors to challenge our refusal to supply such data.

Problem resolution

 We are committed to resolving any problems that may arise pertaining to our privacy policies. If you feel that this site is not following its stated information policy, you may contact us by emailing us at support@usedtireshop.net. We will respond with an acknowledgment and an expected timeframe to address your issue. If we fail to respond or take steps to properly address the issue, consider contacting the Better Business Bureau or consumer protection offices.

Choice/Opt-In and Other Web Sites

 The website may provide visitors the opportunity to "opt-in" to receive promotional communications from us. We usually present this choice when requesting information from the visitor, such as on a registration form. To stop receiving information from Used Tire Shop Inc. please contact us at support@usedtireshop.net.

Data storage and security

 Used Tire Shop Inc. protects our user’s information by implementing proper industry standard security protocols. These include but are not limited to, password protected web pages and services, secure servers and databases, firewalls, SSL encryption and other technology and procedures to protect consumer privacy. We have taken measures to prevent unauthorized access, improper use or disclosure, unauthorized modification and unlawful destruction and accidental loss of any data stored in our system.

Our business practices limit employee access to confidential information, and limit the use and disclosure of such information to authorized persons within our organization. These parties are required to respect the confidentiality of this information. We insure that this data will not be disclosed to state or federal institutions or authorities except if required by law or other regulation. In addition, our business practices are reviewed periodically for compliance with policies and procedures governing the security and confidentiality of our information.

 We advise that you do not disclose your password to anyone. In addition, we recommend you sign out of password-protected services at the end of your session.

Non-Applicability of Privacy Policy for Commercial Use

This website privacy policy applies to individuals using the public and generally available Used Tire Shop Inc. web site. Certain practices described and rights provided herein may not apply to commercial users of Used Tire Shop Inc. and its commercial products and services.

Consent

 By using our website, you consent to the collection and use of your personal information as described in this Privacy Policy.

Changes to this privacy statement

 From time to time, we may use customer information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice. If our information practices change at some time in the future, we will post the policy changes to our website to notify you of these changes and provide you with the ability to opt out of these new uses. To opt out of new uses, we may at times provide tools accessible on our website or by emailing us using the email address at the beginning of this document. If you are concerned about how your information is used, you should check back at our website periodically. Any such changes will be effective immediately upon being posted, unless otherwise stated in the change.

Contact information

 If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact Used Tire Shop Inc. at support@usedtireshop.net

Policy effective date

 This Privacy Policy is effective as of 01/1/2013