We keep your personal information private and secure. When you make a purchase from Auto Parts and Stuff, you provide your name, email address, credit card information, address, phone number and a password. We use this information to process your order(s), to keep you updated on your purchases and to personalize your shopping experience.
Our secure servers protect your information using advanced encryption techniques and firewall technology.
To keep you informed about our latest offers, we may notify you of current
promotions, specials and new additions to this store. You may unsubscribe from
our newsletters by following the unsubscribe instructions in any email you
receive from us.
We use "cookies" to keep track of your current shopping session to personalize your experience and so that you may retrieve your shopping cart at any time.
Auto Parts and Stuff regards the privacy and security of user information as a
critical component of the products and services that we offer on our web site(s)
(collectively, the "Site"). The following privacy statement ("Privacy
Statement") discloses our policies on the collection, use, and disclosure of
information on the Site.
Auto Parts and Stuff may collect both Aggregate Information and Personally Identifiable Information on the Site. "Aggregate Information" is information that describes the habits and other behavioral traits of the users of the Site as a group, but does not indicate the identity of a particular user. Generally, this information is collected through "traffic data" and may entail the use of "Cookies", "IP addresses" or other numeric codes used to identify a computer. The use of "Cookies" on the site is explained in more detail below in the IP Address and Cookies section.
"Personally Identifiable Information" refers to information you voluntarily provide to Auto Parts and Stuff that tells us specifically who you are, such as your name, email address, company name, address or telephone number.
Use of Aggregate Information
Auto Parts and Stuff may use Aggregate Information to perform statistical analyses of the collective characteristics and behavior of our registered users and visitors, to measure user behavior regarding specific areas of the Site and to analyze how and where best to use our resources. Without such data, we would not know which parts of the Site are the most popular, and we would not be able to change and update the content and services appropriately.
We may use Aggregate Information to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer our Site and for product monitoring and improvement.
Use of Personally Identifiable Information
Auto Parts and Stuff does not collect Personally Identifiable Information about you except when you specifically provide such information on a voluntary basis, as prompted by the Site in the circumstances described below.
(b) Email Promotions: If you choose to subscribe to our newsletter to receive promotional emails from Auto Parts and Stuff, we will ask you to provide Auto Parts and Stuff with your email address. At any time after you join the newsletter mailing list, you may unsubscribe if you no longer wish to receive these emails. You may unsubscribe by clicking on the link provided at the bottom of every newsletter or promotional email sent to you by Auto Parts and Stuff. Alternately, you may log in to your account on Auto Parts and Stuff and change your newsletter preference.
(c) Sweepstakes and Contests: We may ask you for Personally Identifiable Information when you enter a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by Auto Parts and Stuff. If you enter a sweepstakes or contest on the Site, we will use the Personally Identifiable Information you provide to contact you only in the event that you win.
(d) Product and Service Purchases/Inquiries: We ask for Personally Identifiable Information when you purchase a product or service through Auto Parts and Stuff. When you purchase a product or service, Auto Parts and Stuff will collect your credit card and shipping information for billing purposes. Auto Parts and Stuff does not store, use or share your credit card information for any other purpose. Auto Parts and Stuff uses security techniques, including encryption and secure servers, to help protect against unauthorized access to transmitted information used for billing purposes.
Auto Parts and Stuff will collect Personally Identifiable Information from you when you request additional information about a particular product or service listed on the site, so that an Auto Parts and Stuff sales representative or local partner is able to contact you to provide the information you have requested.
(e) Service/Support Related Correspondence: If you register to use Auto Parts and Stuff to purchase a product from this site, Auto Parts and Stuff may use your email contact information to deliver customer support-related service information, as applicable. We will not send you unrelated promotional emails unless you have specifically asked to receive them. If you register to use an Auto Parts and Stuff product or otherwise purchase a product from this site, you will not be able to unsubscribe from receiving customer support-related service emails, as these emails are considered part of the service you have chosen.
(f) Correspondence: If you contact Auto Parts and Stuff, we may keep a record of that correspondence. If you communicate with Auto Parts and Stuff via email, we may keep a record of your email address, but we will not disclose your email address except as permitted under this Privacy Statement.
(g) Who Views Your Personal Information: Auto Parts and Stuff may share your personal information with companies that perform services for us, such as fulfilling orders, delivering packages, sending postal mail, analyzing customer data, processing credit card payments and investigating fraudulent activity. They have access to personal information needed to perform their functions, but may not disclose your personally identifiable information for other purposes. All personal information is stored on servers owned by other companies. Only Auto Parts and Stuff has the right to access this information.
Minors Under 18
Minors under the age of 18 cannot make a purchase from Auto Parts and Stuff. Minors under 18 also cannot become an Auto Parts and Stuff registered user, or use any service that asks for personal information. Our site is not designed for minors, and we do not wish to collect any personal information from minors under 18. Our policy is designed to protect minors.
We take minor's privacy very seriously. If a minor under 18 registers with us and we discover that the registered user is under 18, we will delete their registration. We will send an email message to the user if we do this. If minors under 18 would like to make a purchase, they must ask their parents to place the order for them.
Sharing of Personally Identifiable Information
Auto Parts and Stuff feels strongly that your Personally Identifiable Information should only be seen by you, unless you choose to share it with others. We will never sell, rent, license or exchange Personally Identifiable Information to or with a third party without your permission, except as permitted under this Privacy Statement.
Information collected by Auto Parts and Stuff is stored in secure operating environments that are not available to the public. All of our employees are dedicated to maintaining and upholding your privacy and security and are aware of our privacy and security policies. Although we use industry-standard practices to protect your privacy, we cannot guarantee, and you should not expect, that your Personally Identifiable Information or private communications will remain private under all circumstances. For example, third parties may unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or stored information. We cannot and do not assume any responsibility or liability for any information you submit to us or your or a third party's use or misuse of information transmitted or received during use of the Site. You are responsible for taking all reasonable steps to ensure that no unauthorized person shall have access to your Auto Parts and Stuff password, if you have set up a password to access a product or restricted area of the Site. To the extent applicable, it is your sole responsibility to (1) control the dissemination and use of your password; (2) authorize, monitor and control access to and use of this site and any Auto Parts and Stuff product; (3) promptly inform Auto Parts and Stuff if you need to deactivate a password.
Other Web Sites and Links
This Site contains links to other web sites. The privacy practices of those web sites linked through Auto Parts and Stuff are not covered by this Privacy Statement, and Auto Parts and Stuff is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites. Additionally, if you make a purchase from a store or merchant listed on or linked to the site, any information that you give, such as your credit card number and contact information, is provided to those merchants. Those merchants have separate privacy and data collection practices, and Auto Parts and Stuff has no responsibility or liability for these independent policies.
We encourage you to be aware when you leave our site and to read the privacy policies posted on each and every site you may visit.
IP Addresses and Cookies
We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer our Site. Your IP address is used to help identify you and to gather broad statistical information. IP addresses are also used to provide an audit trail in the case of attempted illegal use of the site as well as to guard against spamming. Auto Parts and Stuff may use "Cookies" - a Cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the Cookie to you. The purpose of a Cookie is to tell the web server that you have returned to a specific web page. Cookies allow us to know how often users visit the Site and the activities that users conduct while on the Site. This allows Auto Parts and Stuff to statistically monitor how many people are using the Site and for what purpose. You have the ability 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. If you choose to decline Cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Site. Each cookie does expire.
The Site enables users to make certain information publicly available on the site through product reviews. Be advised that everything that you disclose in these areas, including any Personally Identifiable Information, is not subject to this Privacy Statement and immediately becomes public information. You should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your Personally Identifiable Information or other personally sensitive data in a product review.
As a user of the Site, you may send an email to Auto Parts and Stuff requesting that we delete your account information. To the extent permitted by applicable law, Auto Parts and Stuff will delete your account information and confirm the deletion of your account information by replying to your email.
Changes to this Privacy Statement
Auto Parts and Stuff will occasionally update this Privacy Statement. When Auto Parts and Stuff posts changes to this Privacy Statement, you will see the word "updated" next to the Privacy Statement link on the front page of Auto Parts and Stuff. If there are material changes to this Privacy Statement or in how Auto Parts and Stuff will use your Personally Identifiable Information, Auto Parts and Stuff will prominently post such changes prior to implementing them. Auto Parts and Stuff encourages you to periodically review this Privacy Statement to be informed of how Auto Parts and Stuff is protecting your information. If our policy on information collection or uses changes, we will advise all registered users by sending an email with the new Privacy Statement before any changes are implemented.
Your use of this Site constitutes your acceptance of the provisions of this Privacy Statement, and your continued usage after any changes in this Privacy Statement are posted constitutes acceptance of each revised Privacy Statement. If you do not agree to the terms of this Privacy Statement or any revised Privacy Statement, please exit this Site immediately.