AutoAlexParts.com is committed to protecting your privacy. You can visit most pages on our site without giving us any information about yourself. But sometimes we do need information to provide services that you request, and this privacy statement explains data collection and use in those situations. Please read the complete AutoAlexParts.com privacy statement.
Collection of your Personal Information
We will ask you when we need information that personally identifies you (personal information) or allows us to contact you. Generally, this information is requested when you are registering before entering a contest, ordering e-mail newsletters, joining a limited-access premium site, signing up for an event or training, or when purchasing and/or registering AutoAlexParts.com products. Personal information collected by AutoAlexParts.com often is limited to e-mail address, language, country or location, but may include other information when needed to provide a service you requested.
For example: If you choose a service or transaction that requires payment, such as making a purchase in the store area of the Web site, we will request personal information necessary for billing and/or shipping, such as: name, address, telephone number, and credit card number.
AutoAlexParts.com also collects certain information about your computer hardware and software. This information may include: your IP address, browser type, operating system, domain name, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of AutoAlexParts.com.
AutoAlexParts.com also collects information about which pages our customers visit within AutoAlexParts.com. This site visitation data is identified only by a unique ID number, and it is never linked with personal information unless a user consents as described below.
We use your personal information for the following purposes:
- To ensure our site is relevant to your needs.
- To deliver services, such as newsletters, products, etc., that you request or purchase.
- To help us create and publish content most relevant to you.
- To alert you to product upgrades, special offers, updated information and other new services from AutoAlexParts.com, if you so request.
- To allow you access to limited-entry areas of our site as appropriate.
AutoAlexParts.com may disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to:
- conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on AutoAlexParts.com
- protect and defend the rights or property of AutoAlexParts.com and its family of Web sites
- act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of AutoAlexParts.com employees, users of AutoAlexParts.com products or services, or members of the public.
Your information may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country in which AutoAlexParts.com or its affiliates, subsidiaries or agents maintain facilities, and by using this site, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country. AutoAlexParts.com abides by the safe harbor framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of data from the European Union.
Control of your Personal Information
When you register, or otherwise give us personal information, AutoAlexParts.com will not share that information with third parties without your permission, other than for the limited exceptions already listed. It will only be used for the purposes stated above.
AutoAlexParts.com may send out periodic e-mails informing you of technical service or security issues related to a product or service you requested, or confirming you requested a product or service. You will not be able to choose to unsubscribe to these mailings, as they are considered an essential part of the service you have chosen.
Access to your Personal Information
We will provide you with the means to ensure that your personal information is correct and current.
If you register for a AutoAlexParts.com members area, you can review and edit your personal information at your personal profile center. If you subscribe to our newsletter, you may unsubscribe at that page. All data for you is erased.
Security of your Personal Information
AutoAlexParts.com is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. For example, we store the personal information you provide in computer servers with limited access that are located in controlled facilities. When we transmit sensitive information (such as a credit card number) over the Internet, we protect it through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Protection of Children's Personal Information
AutoAlexParts.com is a general audience site and does not knowingly collect any personal information from children.
Web beacons, also known as clear gif technology, or action tags, may be used to assist in delivering the cookie on our site. This technology tells us how many visitors clicked on key elements (such as links or graphics) on a AutoAlexParts.com Web page. We do not use this technology to access your personally identifiable information on AutoAlexParts.com; it is a tool we use to compile aggregated statistics about AutoAlexParts.com Web site usage. We may share aggregated site statistics with partner companies but do not allow other companies to place clear gifs on our sites.
If you choose to not have your browser accept cookies from the AutoAlexParts.com Web site, you will be able to view the text on the screens, however you will not experience a personalized visit nor will you be able to subscribe to the service offerings on the site.
Enforcement of this Privacy Statement
If you have questions regarding this statement, you should contact AutoAlexParts.com by e-mail. We will remedy the dispute quickly.
Changes to this Statement
AutoAlexParts.com will occasionally update this privacy statement. When we do, we will also revise the "last updated" date at the top of the privacy statement. For material changes to this statement, AutoAlexParts.com will notify you by placing prominent notice on the Web site.