Our Commitment To Privacy
Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our homepage and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.
ScanTool.net respects the rights users give us when opting to receive e-mail communications and enforces internal policies to preserve those rights. It is our objective to retain the long-term ability to continue to communicate with our users.
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
Collecting Your Personal Information
This Privacy Statement is made available in order to make you aware of how ScanTool.net collects and uses personal information of visitors to our website or through other means and applies solely to information collected by ScanTool.net.
We collect the following information while you are placing an order to complete the transaction:
- company (if applicable)
- billing and/or shipping address
- telephone number
- email address
- credit/debit card number
You make the decision whether to continue with any activity that requests personal information. Depending upon the activity, some of the information that we ask you to provide is identified as mandatory and some as voluntary. If you do not provide the mandatory data with respect to a particular activity, you will not be able to engage in that activity.In addition, we collect cookies related to:
- demographic information such preferences and interests
- other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers
Using Your Personal Information
We use the information you provide about yourself or someone else when placing an order only to complete that order. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete that order.
We use return email addresses to answer the email we receive or to occasionally send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties.
We may use the information to improve our products and services.
Finally, we never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above.
How You Can Access Or Correct Your Information
You can access all your personally identifiable information that we collect online and maintain by logging in to "My Account". We use this procedure to better safeguard your information.
You can correct factual errors in your personally identifiable information by logging in to "My Account".
To protect your privacy and security, we require that you enter the username and password you selected to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyze data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
We use IP addresses in the web server log files to analyze trends and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. Such information in log files does not enable us to access personally identifying information, such as email addresses.
This site uses Google Adwords and Google Analytics Advertising Features for remarketing, display network impression reporting and demographic and interest reporting. You may opt-out by using Google Analytics' currently available opt-out. or change your Ad Settings. Alternatively, you can opt out at the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.
Links To Other Sites
Our website may contain links to other Internet sites. ScanTool.net is not responsible for the privacy practices of these sites. We strongly encourage you to become familiar with the privacy practices of those other sites. Also, be aware that this privacy statement applies solely to information collected at the ScanTool.net.