Privacy Policy

How We Protect Your Online Privacy

Last Updated 12/8/2014

At Schoen Auto, we are committed to protecting your privacy while providing you a secure online experience.

You can travel through most of our site without giving us any information about yourself.

But sometimes we do need information to provide services that you request and this statement of privacy explains data collection and use in those situations. Please read the complete SchoenPlaceAuto.com privacy statement.

Use Of ‘Cookies’

SchoenPlaceAuto.com makes use of browser ‘cookies’ in order to enhance your visit to our website. These cookies of information save your viewing preferences so that any time you return to SchoenPlaceAuto.com , you will not have to make similar adjustments to how you view our website. These cookies are not used for any other purpose.

What Are Cookies?

A cookie is a very small text document, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier. When you visit a Web site, that site’s computer asks your computer for permission to store this file in a part of your hard drive specifically designated for cookies. Each Web site can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser’s preferences allow it, but (to protect your privacy) your browser only permits a Web site to access the cookies it has already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by other sites. Browsers are usually set to accept cookies. However, if you would prefer not to receive cookies, you may alter the configuration of your browser to refuse cookies. If you choose to have your browser refuse cookies, it is possible that some areas of our site will not function as effectively when viewed by the users. A cookie cannot retrieve any other data from your hard drive or pass on computer viruses.

How Do We Use Information We Collect from Cookies?

As you visit and browse our Web site, the site uses cookies to differentiate you from other users. Cookies, in conjunction with our Web server’s log files, allow us to calculate the aggregate number of people visiting our Web site and which parts of the site are most popular. This helps us gather feedback to constantly improve our Web site and better serve our clients. Cookies do not allow us to gather any personal information about you and we do not intentionally store any personal information that your browser provided to us in your cookies.

IP Addresses

IP addresses are used by your computer every time you are connected to the Internet. Your IP address is a number that is used by computers on the network to identify your computer. IP addresses are automatically collected by our web server as part of demographic and profile data known as “traffic data” so that data (such as the Web pages you request) can be sent to you.

Collecting Your Personal Information

We will ask you when we need information that personally identifies you or allows us to contact you. Generally, this information is requested when you are requesting Schoen Auto’s services.

Personal information collected by SchoenPlaceAuto.com often is limited to email address, phone, country or location, but may include other information when needed to provide a service you requested.

We keep this registration information on file with any information you’ve already given us on previous visits to our web site. This is considered your personal profile.

Use Of Your Personal Information

We use your personal information for four primary purposes:

  • To make the site easier for you to use by not making you enter your personal information more than once.
  • To help you quickly find services or information on SchoenPlaceAuto.com .
  • To help us create and deliver services most relevant to you.
  • To alert you to special offers, updated information and other new services from Schoen Auto.

Schoen Auto will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Schoen Auto or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Schoen Auto and, (c) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Schoen Auto its web sites, or the public.

Control Of Your Personal Information

When you register, or otherwise give us personal information, SchoenPlaceAuto.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. Registering also allows you to tell us how or whether you want SchoenPlaceAuto.com to communicate with you. Or you can tell us not to contact you.

Security Of Your Personal Information

SchoenPlaceAuto.com strictly protects the security of your personal information and honors your choices for its intended use. We carefully protect your data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration, or destruction.

Your personal information is never shared outside the company without your permission, except under conditions explained above.

Your information may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country where Schoen Auto, its subsidiaries, affiliates or agents are located.

Links

This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites.

We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Google Tracking

We also use Google Analytics, Google AdWords Conversion tracker, and other Google services that place cookies on a browser across the website. These cookies help us increase the website’s effectiveness for our visitors and help get them access to services they may need. These cookies are set and read by Google. To opt out of Google tracking, please visit this page.

We use AdWords remarketing to market our sites across the web. We place a cookie on a browser, and then a 3rd party (Google) reads these cookies and may serve an ad on a 3rd party site. You may opt out of this ad serving on Google’s opt out page. If you are concerned about 3rd party cookies served by networks, you should also visit the Advertising Initiative opt-out page.

Changes To This Statement

SchoenPlaceAuto.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, SchoenPlaceAuto.com will notify you by placing prominent notice on the web site.