Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy2018-02-21T13:44:37+00:00

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which The SmartDrive Foundation (SMARTDRIVE®) collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a “User”) of the http://www.smartdriveusa.org website (“Site”).

Personal Identification Information

We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways in connection with activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may visit our Site anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identifiable information; however, that may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

Non-personal Identification Information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet Service Providers utilized and other similar information.

Web Browser Cookies

Our Site may use “cookies” to enhance User experience. Each user’s internet browser places cookies on his/her hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about him/her. User may choose to set his/her internet browser to refuse cookies, or to be alerted when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of the Site may not function properly.

How We Use Collected Information

SMARTDRIVE may collect and use Users personal information for the following purposes:

– To run and operate our Site

We may need your information display content on the Site correctly.

– To improve customer service

Information you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.

– To personalize user experience

We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on our Site.

– To send periodic emails

We may use the email address to respond to their inquiries, questions, and/or other requests.

How We Protect Your Information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site.

Sharing Your Personal Information

We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and funders for the purposes outlined above.

Third Party Websites

Users may find advertising or other content on our Site that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Site, is subject to that website’s own terms and policies.

Advertising

Ads appearing on our site may be delivered to Users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad provider to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement so that may compile non-personal identification information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This privacy policy does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Changes To This Privacy Policy

SMARTDRIVE has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will post a notification on the main page of our Site. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes in order to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically to become aware of modifications.

Your Acceptance Of These Terms

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will confirm your acceptance of those changes. Privacy policy created by GeneratePrivacyPolicy.com

Contacting Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact us at info@smartdriveusa.org or call 888.553.6543.

This document was last updated on 16 September 2016