Privacy Policy

This statement is effective as of May 14, 2014. Please see previous version here.

Introduction

This Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram website is brought to you by Ray Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram.  We honor the privacy of our customers and those who use our websites, mobile, other applications online, products and services.  By using our website you approve to the use of your information and information about you in agreement to this Privacy Statement

The Privacy Statement applies to information collected through our website and does not describe the collection, use and disclosure practices of any of our corporate partners, or third parties.  For any information on the collection, use and release of any company with whom you are doing business, with or not associated with our website, please review their policies.

Services offered by our website are not directed to any individuals under that age of eighteen (18).  If any individuals are under the age of eighteen (18), they should not provide any personal information to Ray Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram. 

The Privacy Statement Covers:

Information We Collect

Information You Provide

Preset Information

Data Technologies

Video

Location Information

Publicly Posted Information

Collective/Information from Other Sources

How We May Use Information Collected

Applications, Widgets and Social Media

Advertising Systems

Information We Share

Partners and Manufacturers

Our Service Suppliers

Credit Applications

Corporate and Asset Transactions

Other

Your Choices

California Privacy Rights

Access and Correction

Links

Data Security

Disputes

Updates to Privacy Statement

Information We Collect

Information is gathered from our website by us, our service suppliers, advertisers, sponsors and partners.

The information you provide.  We may collect information which you choose to provide on our website in ways such as:

  1. Register for a product or service. Information may include your name, address, phone number, email address, social security number and credit information.
  2. Make information available to us on social networking log ins such as Facebook or Twitter
  3. Expressing an interest in buying, selling or trading a car (including online quote or lead form)
  4. Participation in Chats, web forums or any other interactive sessions.
  5. Credit Application on our website
  6. Subscribing to newsletters or providing feedback; and
  7. Participation in surveys, sweepstakes or other promotions.

Automated Information.  Information regarding the use of our website may be collected and/or combined through the use of automated means.  This is automatically collected information that may include information such as:

  1. Your IP address, type of browser and operating system used
  2. The date and time you accessed our website and specific pages visited, and if you linked from or to another website, the address of that website will be provided.
  3. The email you opened and the linked you click on within those emails; and
  4. Your ISP or mobile carrier, and the type of handheld mobile device used

Data Technologies.  Many different technologies are used to automatically collect information, such as cookies, local shared objects, and web beacons (usually referred to as “Data Technologies”).  “Cookies” are small identifiers send from a web server that are stored on your device for the purpose of identifying your browser or storing information or settings in your browser.  “Local shared objects”, also known as flash cookies, may be used to store your preferences or display content based on what you have recently viewed on various websites to personalize your visit. A “web beacon”, known as an internet tag, pixel tag or clear GIF, links web pages to the web servers and their cookies.  Anonymous advertising identifiers are progressively being used on mobile devices and otherwise in a manner similar to cookies.  When we reference Data Technologies, we are including all current and similar future technologies. 

There may be more than one Data Technology used on our website and other websites mobile applications (possibly not used on our website) by us, by another party on our behalf, or by third parties in accordance with their privacy policies.  Data Technologies may be used by us or others, on our behalf and on their own behalf, to transmit information to you or about you and connect information about you from different sources, websites, devices and mobile applications.

We may utilize a unique generated trackable toll-free number on our website or advertisements.  This telephone number may be used to contact us.  If you call us using one of these trackable numbers, we (or a service on our behalf) may collect non-personal information about the call ( date, time, duration), as well as personal information such as, your name, number your calling from.

  1. We may target and track the videos you view on our website. You consent to our tracking of your video viewing through our website or third party social media for up to two years or as acceptable by applicable law.

Location Information.  We may collect physical location information that is sufficiently detailed to allow us to locate a specific person or device.  We will only collect location information with your permission (such as when you agree to provide it to us after the preliminary access to or downloading our website).  We may use location information and provide it to third parties to provide you with content and services that are relevant to a specific location, such as advertising, search results, dealers in the area and directions.

Publicly Posted Information. Information that you make available to us and others via social media outlets, forums, blogs, list serves, chat rooms or similar functionality is public information and us as well as others may share or use in accordance with the law.

Collective/Information from Other Sources.  We may combine information which you provide to us with information we receive from our affiliates and other sources, as well as with other information that is routinely collected.  The combined information may include information about your use of our website, your use of other websites, devices, and mobile applications and information from partners and other sources. 

 

How We May Use the Information We Collect

We may use information we collect for the following purposes:

  1. Everyday business purposes, such as creating and managing your user account, providing products and services you request, and provide customer support
  2. Provide values and/or offers for the cars that you would like to trade in;
  3. Offer our other products or services and/or the products or services of others to you
  4. To communicate about, administer your participation in: special events, programs, surveys, contests, sweepstakes, and other offers or promotions
  5. To allow to you to interact with our website and our users, dealers, and others through different means such as message boards, blogs, social media
  6. Evaluate and improve our business, including developing new products and services, studying the effectiveness of products, services, applications and websites.
  7. Address technical and service issues
  8. Perform data analyses , including market and consumer research, trend analysis, demographic analysis
  9. Deliver content (including advertising) relating to your interests and browsing/usage history, both on our website and other websites/applications.
  10. Comply with appropriate legal requirements and our policies; and
  11. Contact you via phone, text or chat. We will acquire your consent to contact you when the manner is required by law.

Applications, Widgets and Social Media

We may include applications or widgets from social media outlets that allow interaction or sharing of content by users. These widgets such as Facebook’s “share” or “like” button, are seen by you on the webpage you visit.  Integration between our website and social media networks such as Facebook, Twitter and others may allow social media networks in which you contribute to collect information about you, even if you don’t activate the network’s application/widget.  To better understand the data collection practices, please visit the applicable social media network and view the privacy policy.

 

Advertising Systems

Advertising that is tailored based on predictions generated over time from your visits across different websites, devices and mobile applications is sometimes referred to as “online behavioral” or “interest-based” advertising.  We may affiliate with advertising networks, which are companies that deliver targeted advertisements to consumers and generate statistics and metrics related to the delivery of interest-based advertisements.  They may utilize information collected through a variety of Data Technologies to provide customization, auditing, research and reporting for us, our partners and other advertisers. The collection takes place both on our website and on third-party websites and mobile applications.  This process allows our website and third parties to deliver targeted advertising, enhance marketing programs and help track the effectiveness of such efforts.  Our advertising systems also may use this information for determining or predicting the characteristics and preferences of their respective advertising audiences and gauging the effectiveness of their advertising in agreement with their privacy policies.

We do not provide information that is directly related with a specific person (such as name and address) to an advertising network when you interact with or view a tailored advertisement. However, when you view or interact with an advertisement, the advertiser may assume you are interested in the subject of the advertisement. 

Some companies disclose when they are using interest-based advertising programs on our website to deliver third-party ads or collecting information about your visit for these purposes and give you the ability to opt-out of this use of your information.  You may see and icon near third-party advertisements on our website that utilizes interest-based advertising programs and on pages where data is collected and used for online-interest based advertising.   By clicking on the icon, you will be provided with additional information about the companies and data practices that are used to deliver the ad. You can opt out of delivery of targeted advertising to you by multiple companies by visiting www.aboutads.info/choiceswww.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp andwww.evidon.com.  Please make note, that even if you opt out, you will continue to receive advertisements, but will not be custom to your needs or interests.

Information We Share

We do not sell or otherwise share information about you that we compile, receive besides the described below:

  1. Affiliates and manufacturers. Information we gather, including personal information and Data Technologies, may be shared with dealers and their partners and their manufacturers, their agents and third party service suppliers, those who will use the information in agreement with their privacy policies. Examples include:
  2. An interest in a particular listing or information about you may be shared with our affiliates;
  3. We may disperse to manufacturers, their agents and third party service suppliers, with information you provided us;
  4. Our Service Suppliers. We may allow third parties to give services offered through or in association with our website on our behalf.  We require such suppliers to maintain information about you as confidential, and the use of information only to perform the services stated with this privacy statement.
  5. Credit Applications. If you apply for any credit through our website or through a third party link from our website, it will be essential for you to provide personal information to complete the credit application. 
  6. Corporate and Asset Transactions. If we significantly all of our business, sell all or sell or transfer information that’s been collected and stored, including your personal information, to the party or parties involved in the transaction.
  7. We may access or reveal information, including your personal information to:
  8. Protect the rights of our users or the public on our website including interests, safety and security
  9. To protect against theft or for risk management purposes; or
  10. Obey with practical legal practice as we may control, and applicable law or legal process

 

Your Choices

You have control of how we communicate with you.

  1. It is up to you to provide personal information, even though it may affect your ability to register and/or receive a product or service.
  2. You may unsubscribe at any time if you wish to not receive marketing emails from our website
  3. You may opt out at any time from interest-based advertisements
  4. For Data Technologies, you have many choices you may control. You can modify your browser’s setting to decline cookies if you’d like.  You may also want to disable or delete associated cookies with web beacons, such as flash cookies, in your add-on settings. If you choose to decline cookies, please note that certain features may not function properly.

 

  1. If you wish for us to not use Location Information, you can decline the initial invitation to provide that information or opt out by changing your location services settings on your mobile device.

 

California Privacy Rights

Under the California Civil Code Section 1798.83, it allows California users to request information involving whether a business has revealed certain information about you to any third party for direct marketing purposes.  Users in California who wish to request more information involving this law or have questions about our privacy practices may contact us based on the “How to Contact Us” section.

Access and Correction

Any information that we collect and uphold is accessible to you.  For example, any password-protected account you create within our website can be accessed to update previous information.  If you think any information about you is incorrect, subject to appropriate law, please contact us to request a change.

 

Links

Within our website we may have links that are directed to websites, which are not operated by us as well as third party widgets and applications discussed above.  Upon leaving our site, we suggest you review the appropriate privacy policy to the third-party website/application.  We will not be held liable for content or use of any websites/applications other than our own.

 

Data Security

We use commercially reasonable personal, technical and physical security measures that a specifically designed to protect information about you in our hands against any loss, fraud or unauthorized use, disclosure or alteration. Even though precautions are in place, we cannot guarantee perfect security of networks, servers and databases we operate.

 

Disputes

If you choose to visit our website, your visit or any dispute regarding privacy is subject to this privacy statement and our Visitor Agreement.  This includes limitations on damages, resolve disputes and application of law of the state of Georgia.

 

Updates to Privacy Statement

At any time we may update this Privacy Statement to provide clarification or notice of changes to our practices. Once revised, we will revise the date at the top of this privacy statement.  You will also be provided with additional notice of material changes by posting a notice of changes thirty days prior to us implementing changes.