Privacy Policy


The Privacy Policy explains the security of important customer information. We created this

Privacy Policy to help you understand how we collect Personal Information, what types of Personal Information we

collect, how we use it, the steps we take to safeguard it, and the choices you have regarding how it may be used

and disclosed. This Privacy Policy addresses some types of information, including some Personal Information, the

various means of collecting such information, and the possible uses of such information that may not presently

apply to one or more of the Sites. We are nevertheless advising you about these matters because we want to

maintain flexibility in offering additional features without having to revisit this Privacy Policy every time we revise

the Sites or offer new functions. No description of any type of information, means of collecting information,

including Personal Information, or use of such information will obligate us to collect any particular information,

make any particular use of any such information, or offer any particular functionality.


Collection of Information

We collect personally identifiable information, like names, postal addresses, email addresses, etc., when

voluntarily submitted by our visitors. The information you provide is used to fulfill your specific request. This

information is only used to fulfill your specific request, unless you give us permission to use it in another manner,

for example to add you to one of our mailing lists. We may also gather such Personal Information through your

access to certain web pages or your accounts online, as well as your asking questions through our “Contact Us”

link. Personal Information that we may collect about you through online interaction includes information that you

input or provide to us such as your name, address, email address and other contact information, as well as bank

information and other financial institution account numbers, billing address, vehicle identifier and Social Security

numbers. We may also collect data resulting from your activity, such as transaction information and page view.


Log Files

Like many other Web sites, makes use of log files. The information inside the log files

includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp,

referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the

site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses and other such information are not linked to any

information that is personally identifiable.


Cookie/Tracking Technology

The Site may use cookie and tracking technology depending on the features offered. Cookie and tracking

technology are useful for gathering information such as browser type and operating system, tracking the number

of visitors to the Site, and understanding how visitors use the Site. Cookies can also help customize the Site for

visitors. Personal information cannot be collected via cookies and other tracking technology; however, if you

previously provided personally identifiable information, cookies may be tied to such information. Aggregate cookie

and tracking information may be shared with third parties. We use cookies as a convenience feature to save you

time, to understand how our Site is used, and to improve the content and offerings on our Site. For example, we

may use cookies to personalize your experience at our web pages or recall your specific information on subsequent

visits (e.g., to recognize you by name when you return to our Site). We may also use cookies to offer you or inform

you of products, programs or services and targeted advertising. You can opt to have your browser reject cookies.


Advertising System Cookies

We may utilize cookies for online advertising. We may also allow “third-party” entities such as ad servers, ad

networks and data collection organizations, to place and utilize cookies on Cookies

enable us and other third-parties to present ads to users based on their visit to and

other sites on the Internet.

These third-parties use technology to deliver advertisements that appear on the website directly to your web

browsers. These third-parties automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies (such as

cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons ) may also be used by the third-parties and to

measure the effectiveness of advertisements and/or to personalize the advertising content that you see. has no access to or control over cookies and technologies that are used by third-party

advertisers.'s privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of,

such other advertisers or web sites.

You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers, networks and data collection

organizations for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of

certain practices. If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options or by

visiting the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) industry website at:

More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can also be found at the

browsers' respective websites.


Distribution of Information

We may share information with governmental agencies or other companies assisting us in fraud prevention or

investigation. We may do so when: (1) permitted or required by law; or, (2) trying to protect against or prevent

actual or potential fraud or unauthorized transactions; or, (3) investigating fraud which has already taken place.

The information is not provided to these companies for marketing purposes.


Your IP Address

Like most e-commerce websites, each time you visit our site, we may automatically collect your IP address and the

web page from which you came. In order to administer and optimize the site for you and to diagnose potential

issues with our site, we may use your IP address to help identify you and to gather broad demographic information

about you. We may also supplement this information with site traffic information that is collected automatically

when you visit our site, and with information acquired from our joint marketing partners, third parties and our

affiliated companies.


E-mail Address

We may use your e-mail address to provide customer service information or answer your questions and requests.

We may also occasionally send you our e-mail updates, notifications or other information about our products and

services or about the products and services of our affiliated companies. We may share your e-mail address with

our affiliated companies to enable them to send you e-mails directly regarding their products and services, sales

and other promotions. We include information in each commercial e-mail that allows you to opt out of receiving

future communications.


Telephone Contact

If you provide us with your phone number, you may receive telephone contact from us for customer service

purposes, and to assist us in responding to your requests and questions. We may retain this information for

business and marketing purposes and to help us with future requests from you. We may occasionally use your

phone number to contact you with updates or other promotional information about our products and services or

those of our affiliated companies in which you may be interested. We may also make your Personal Information

available to our affiliated companies to enable them to contact you directly with their promotional information,

such as information about their products and services, sales and other promotions.


Commitment to Data Security

Your personally identifiable information is kept secure. Only authorized employees, agents and contractors (who

have agreed to keep information secure and confidential) have access to this information. All e-mails and

newsletters from this site allow you to opt out of further mailings.


Financial Information

By engaging in any kind of activity on the Site that uses financial information, you consent to our using your

financial information, or providing your financial information to our service providers and to such third parties as

we determine is necessary, to process your transactions. These third parties may include banking institutions used

to process these transactions. Any of these various third parties are authorized to use your financial information in

accordance with our contractual arrangements with such third parties and in accordance with their own privacy

policies, over which we have no control.


Changes to this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to change, modify or update this Privacy Policy at any time without notice. We indicate the

date of the current Privacy Policy above, so you know when it was last updated. Continued use of this Site after

any such revision or modification constitutes your acceptance of this Privacy Policy as so revised or modified. If we

decide to change this Privacy Policy, we will post the changes on one or more Sites and/or other places we deem