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PRIVACY POLICY

We at PartSquad.com (" Part Squad" , " we" or " us" ) understand that making purchases online involves a great deal of trust in your part. We take that trust seriously, and as a result, we seek to ensure the security of your personal information online. This privacy policy is an effort to answer your privacy- related questions. If you have questions that are not addressed herein, please submit them to us by sending an email to webmaster@partsquad.com.

The purpose of this privacy policy (the " Policy" ) is to help you understand what kind of personal identifiable information we may gather about you when you visit the Part Squad Web site located at www.partsquad.com and related sub- domains (the Site), how we may use that information whether we will disclose it, and how you can correct or update it. We note that this Policy sets forth our online information collection and use policies under U.S. Law. The site is intended for use by residents of the U.S. who are over the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children (that is minor younger than thirteen years of age).

If you do not agree to the terms of this Policy you should not use the Site. We reserve the right to update or modify this Policy from time to time, and such changes to the Policy will be effective immediately, therefore please bookmark page and review it periodically to assure familiarity with the most current version of the Policy. You can tell if the Policy has been updated since you last reviewed it by checking the " Last Revised" date at the beginning of the policy.

This policy is the sole authorized statement Part Squad's practices with respect to the online collection of personally identifiable information and the usage of such information. Any summaries of this Policy generated by third party software or otherwise (for example, in connection with the " Platform for Privacy Preferences " of P3P) shall have no legal effect, are in no way binding upon Part Squad, shall not be relied upon in substitute of this Policy, and neither supersede or modify this Policy.

To assist you with your review of our Policy, we have provided answers or questions that you may find important.

  • What Personal Information We Collect
  • How We Use the Personal Information We Collect
  • Cookies
  • Web Beacons
  • How We Protect Your Personal Information
  • Other Information We Collect
  • Sweepstakes and Promotions
What Personal Information We Collect
Part Squad collects personally identifiable information that you specifically and voluntarily provide on the Site or by email to Part Squad. Personally identifiable information (" PII”) is information that identifies you as specific individual, for example, your name, your company name, account number, physical or email address, and phone number
  • Make a purchase
  • Create an account
  • Subscribe to our newsletter
  • Request a catalog via email or website
  • Participate in an survey
  • Register at our website

How We Use the Personal Information We Collect
We use the PII that you provide to us in order to 1) fulfill requests for products, services and/or information, 2) provide customer service, 3) offer new products and services, 4) measure and improve the effectiveness of our Site and or marketing endeavors, 5) tailor our online offerings to your preferences, 6) administer promotions or surveys, 7) achieve other business purposes as permitted under applicable law.

When you make a purchase in our Site we collect credit card information including card number, card type, cardholder name and billing address, and expiration date in order to bill you for purchases made through PartSquad. Please review our credit card policy for additional information.

Part Squad may share PII with third parties for marketing and other business of Part Squad and our affiliates. For example, Part Squad may disclose Pll to consultants, professional advisors and contractors who perform services on our behalf. At times Part Squad may seek to validate the PII we have collected via an audit by a third party designed to determine the accuracy of and/or to update information collected. We may also combine data that we collect online with data collected offline (such as through purchases made through one with our catalogs), or with data provided with other parties.

Part Squad reserves the right to release Pll concerning any visitors when that visitor is believed by Part Squad to be in violation of any published guidelines for the use of the Site or participates (or is suspected of participating) in any legal or potentially illegal activity. Part Squad also reserves the right to disclose PII to comply with applicable law in response to civil subpoenas or discovery requested or when we believe in good faith that disclosure is required to protect the rights, property, safety or security of Part Squad, our visitors or the public or to respond to an emergency.

Part Squad may share PII collected from our visitors and customers with our affiliated or related companies, including our parent company, affiliate, and subsidiaries of our parent company's other subsidiaries( collectively, our " affiliates" ). We also may share PII with an affiliated third parties, such as our marketing or business partners. For purposes of this Policy, " unaffiliated third parties" are third party individuals or entities not affiliated with Part Squad of our affiliates.

In the event that we sell or otherwise transfer to a third party assets related either (a) to the Site (b) to one or more of our businesses, divisions or affiliated companies, we reserve the right to also transfer any and all information (including any Pll) associated with the Site and/or any business, division or affiliated company to such third party.

Cookies
Upon visiting our Site we will assign you a unique ID in the form of a " cookie" . A cookie is a piece of information that our server places in your computer's hard drive, which Part Squad may associate with your Pll when you log on to the site. Cookies are use for such purposes as facilitating and personalizing your shopping and ordering experience, keeping track of your shopping basket during your visit, helping diagnose problems with our server and administering our Site. We may use the information collected through cookies for marketing purposes to inform you of special offers, better understands your needs or answer your questions. For more information about cookies please see our Cookie FAQ's. NOTE: You can control how and whether cookies will be accepted by your web browser, and you may remove them from your computer at any time at your discretion.

Web Beacons
Some of Part Squad Web Pages and HTML -formatted e-mail newsletters may use Web Beacons to compile aggregate statistics about website usage. A Web beacon is an electronic image often called a single- pixel (1x1) or clear GIF, that is ordinarily not visible to the site visitor. Web beacons can recognize certain types of information on a visitor's computer, such as visitor's cookie number, time and date of page or image view and description of the page where the web beacon is place. When used in an e-mail they can tell us whether an e-mail has been opened.

How We Protect Your Personal Information
To help ensure the security of your Pll, Part Squad seeks to use security technology and procedures, which are reviewed periodically. We use encryption technology and Secure Socket Layer (" SSL" ) in all areas where your personal account information is required. This means that the Pll you submit to us via our Site is encrypted by your computer and decrypted again in our side, discouraging others from accessing your private information during transmission. If your browser does not support SSL, or if you are unable to establish a secure connection due to company firewall, please email us or call.

In addition, your personal account information, and transaction history are kept behind firewall.

Other Information We Collect
Information About Your Computer and your Site Activities: When a visitor comes to our Site we collect and aggregate information about the visitor's computer such as (IP, operating systems and browser software), and click stream information (such as address or " URL" ) of the website that the visitor came from before visiting our Site, which pages of the Site were visited, the other in which they were visited and which hyperlinks were clicked for the purpose of assessing our Site traffic and the effectiveness of our Site content, as well as to help diagnose problems with our servers. This data allows us to improve the quality of your visit by streamlining your ability to navigate the Site and to develop featured programs and content that will be of interest to our customers and Site visitors.

Aggregated Information: Part Squad may collect and aggregate demographic information about our Site visitors. For example we may seek to aggregate information regarding the gender make-up, average age and range of income levels of Site visitors in order to better service our user community. We may use such information in its aggregated form without restriction.

Information About Corporate and Other Organizational Customers: We may collect information pertaining solely to corporations, government or educational entities, or other business or not profit entities, such as, for example, a company's address. We may use any such corporate information without restriction. In an effort to better support our customers by delivering more relevant marketing communications, Part Squad will, in an occasion, purchase third party information about businesses and other entities that are our customers. The company information we purchase may include number of employees or annual sales information to better serve you.

Sweepstakes and Promotions
We may inform from time to time offer sweepstake, contests, or other similar promotions on the Site. Additional Pll may be required in order to participate in such promotions, so that we may, for example, verify entrants’ eligibility, and identify and notify winners. Participation in such promotions is completely voluntary. If and when sponsor such promotions, we will post relevant privacy information in the respective " official rules" and/or registration areas for such promotions. The privacy information, to the extent it conflicts with this policy, will govern that particular sweepstakes, contest or promotion please remember to read it carefully.

Our companies may offer sweepstakes, contests or similar promotions through our Site, including through the Rebate and Coupon Page. Part Squad is not responsible for any such promotions offered by third parties. Please read all related terms and conditions carefully, or contact the applicable third party for more information. The collection and use of Pll in connection with such promotions is governed by such third party's privacy policy, and not by the policies of Part Squad.

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