Privacy

Dealership Privacy Policy

Updated and Effective as of: 10/15/19

Our dealership is committed to respecting the privacy rights of our customers and all visitors to our dealership website. We are publishing this policy to advise you of what information our dealership may collect, how our dealership may use that information and how your information is protected.

What information do we collect?

Our dealership may collect information that you provide on applications, forms, contracts, surveys and other correspondence such as your name, email address, social security number and income. Our dealership may also collect information about your transactions with us or others. Our dealership receives information from consumer reporting agencies, credit references, employers and insurance agencies such as your credit history, credit worthiness and information that our dealership obtains to verify employment history or that insurance coverage is in force. Our dealership may also collect information from cookies (see below) and other technology to track your website usage and to provide you with customized content, among other things.

Disclosure of information to others

Our dealership will not rent or sell your name, address, email address, credit card information or other personal information to any third party. Our dealership may use and disclose some or all of your information to third parties as set forth herein. Our dealership requires these third parties to keep your personally identifiable information secure in accordance with federal requirements such as the Gramm Leach Bliley Act, where applicable. We may use and disclose some or all of the information in accordance with applicable law as follows:

Service Providers/Marketing Partners - Our dealership provides information to third parties to assist in servicing accounts, administering and enforcing accounts, providing services to our dealership or our customers and responding to customer inquiries. Our dealership may also use marketing and other firms to assist in our own marketing efforts. These third party service providers may use customer information to perform contracted services at our request. Our dealership requires these third parties to keep your personally identifiable information secure in accordance with federal and other applicable requirements, and our contracts with these third parties require that your information be used only to perform the contracted services.

Others - Our dealership is required to report sales and vehicle related information to our manufacturer partners and government agencies. In addition, we may buy and sell assets or businesses such as automobile dealerships. When/if this occurs, customer information generally is transferred to the acquirer. Our dealership also discloses information about you to third parties in certain other circumstances, as permitted by law, or to process a transaction requested by you. This privacy policy does not apply to the use of your information by third parties.

 

Audits/Judicial Proceedings - Our dealership reserves the right to disclose your personal information as required by law and when our dealership believes that disclosure is necessary to protect our dealership rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order or legal process served, due to our dealership website.

Does this policy apply to our affiliates or other sites that are linked from this site?

No, this policy applies only to our dealership website property. As described above, we may share information obtained from this site with our partners and other third parties. While we expect that these others will respect your privacy in a manner consistent with our policies, we cannot guarantee that they will do so.

Use of Cookies

Our dealership may use cookies or other cross tracking methods to recognize you and your access privileges on our dealership site, to facilitate the interaction between you and the dealership site, and to track site usage. In addition, our dealerships may embed the services of third parties to enhance the functionality of our dealership site, and those third parties may use cookies or other tracking methods in order to provide these services, track site usage, or for other reasons. You, of course, have the option of refusing to accept cookies from this or any other site by, for example, by changing your browser preferences or using commercially-available software. However, if you refuse the cookies from these sites, you may find that some services do not function properly or may be considerably slower.

A "cookie" or "cookies" is a small text file created by a website that is stored in the user's computer either temporarily for that session only or permanently on the hard disk (persistent cookie). Cookies provide a way for the website to recognize you and keep track of your preferences for an optimal user experience. Cookies are part of the flow of information between a user's computer and web servers, and are widely used on the web for, among other things, customizing user interaction with websites.  Our dealership website does not respond to "do not track" signals or other mechanisms that you may have utilized through your web browser to exercise your choices regarding the collection of personally identifiable information about your online activities. Our dealership may use online advertising networks to serve ads on third-party websites. If you would like to learn more about how opt out programs are managed, we encourage you to visit the Network Advertising Initiative at http:optout.networkadvertising.org.

Security

Furthermore, once the information has been received by our dealership, we use security procedures and policies that comply with industry standards to safeguard against loss, theft, unauthorized access, destruction, use, modification and/or disclosure.

Links

This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that our dealership is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage users to be aware of when they leave the site to read the privacy statements of each website that collects personal information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this website only.

Notification of Changes                   

We retain the right to change or update this privacy policy at any time. We will post those changes to this page so that users are always aware of what information our dealership collects, how our dealership uses it, and under what circumstances our dealership discloses it. Our dealership will use, share, and disclose all information in accordance with the privacy policy in effect at the time the information was collected.

Children

Our dealership does not knowingly allow anyone under the age of 16 to participate in any services offered on our website which requires the submission of user information. If we learn that a user is under 16 and has submitted user information to us, we will delete that information as promptly as possible.

Your Consent

As a condition to using our dealership site, we require your approval to collect this data. By visiting this dealership site, you agree that our dealership may collect and use this information as stated in this privacy policy. If we change this privacy policy, we will post the changes on this page so you are always informed about what information our dealership collects, how our dealership uses it, and under what circumstances our dealerships disclose it.

Thank you for taking the time to review the privacy policy for our dealership. Should you have questions or require additional information, please contact us at:

Attn: Privacy Officer

c/o Marketing

2555 S. Telegraph Road

Bloomfield Hills, MI  48302