International Car® is concerned about your privacy. As such, we only collect and use personal data as necessary to provide our services.
Your personal information includes details such as:
If at any time you have questions about our practices or any of the rights described below, please contact us at the email address email@example.com.
What information do we collect?
We collect information to provide the best possible experience when using our services. Much of it is obtained directly from the moment you:
We also collect additional information when providing our services to ensure necessary and optimal performance. These collection methods may not be as obvious to the user, so the following explains in more detail what they may be (as they vary from time to time) and how they work:
Account information is collected in connection with the use of our services, such as account numbers, rentals, information requests, and customer support requests, along with notes or details explaining what you requested and how we responded.
Data about the use of the services is automatically collected when using and interacting with our services, including metadata, log files, device IDs/cookies, and location information. This information includes specific data about your interactions with features, content, and links (including third-party social network plugins) on the services, Internet Protocol (IP) address, browser type and settings, date and time the services were used, configuration information and browser extensions, language preferences, and cookie data, information about devices accessing the services, including device type, operating system used, device settings, application IDs, unique device identifiers, error data, and some of this data, when collected, can be used to calculate your approximate location.
We may receive Additional User Data from other sources, namely from public databases or third parties from whom we acquire data, and combine it with information we already have about you. This helps us update, expand, and analyze our records, identify new customers, and provide products and services that may be of interest to you. If you provide us with personal information about third parties or if third parties provide us with information about you, we will use that information exclusively for the purpose for which it was provided.
How do we use the information?
We firmly believe in minimizing the data collected and limiting its use and purpose: (1) for which we obtained authorization, (2) as necessary to provide the services purchased or interacted with, or (3) as required or allowed by legal compliance or other legal purposes. These uses include:
We use this information to:
Actions with third parties. We may share your personal data with affiliates in our business family, with third parties with whom we have developed partnerships to enable them to integrate their services into our own services, and with trusted third-party service providers to perform services on your behalf, such as:
Communication. We may contact you directly or through a third-party service provider to obtain the services you have acquired with us, as necessary, to provide transaction or service-related communications. We may also contact you with offers for additional services that we consider appropriate if you give us your consent or when permitted based on legitimate interests. You do not need to give your consent as a condition to purchase our products or services. These contacts may include:
Internet statistical analysis. We use various Internet statistical analysis tools provided by service partners, such as Google Analytics, to collect information about how you interact with our website, including pages visited, the website visited before ours, time spent on each page, operating system and Internet browser used, and information about the network and IP. We use the information provided by these tools to improve our services. These tools place cookies on your browser to identify you as a unique user the next time you visit our site. Each cookie cannot be used by anyone other than the service provider (e.g., Google for Google Analytics). The information collected by cookies may be transmitted and stored by these partners on servers in a country different from the one you reside in. While the collected information does not include personal information such as name, address, payment information, etc., it is used and shared by these service providers according to their individual privacy policies.
Targeted ads. You may receive targeted ads or interest-based offers based on your activities on our site and other sites, based on the services you have already acquired. These offers may be displayed in the advertising space of the services during browsing. We also have partnerships with third parties to manage our advertising on other sites. Our partners may use technologies such as cookies to collect information about your activities, provide advertising based on your browsing paths and interests, and assess the effectiveness of advertising.
How can you access, update, or delete your data?To easily access, view, update, delete, or port your personal information (when available) or update your subscription preferences, log into your account and go to "Account Settings."
If you request the deletion of your personal data and this data is necessary for the services acquired, the request will only be fulfilled if it is no longer necessary for any acquired services or for legitimate business purposes, or for legal or contractual record-keeping requirements.
How do we protect, store, and retain your data?We adhere to generally accepted standards for storing and protecting personal data collected during transmission and after receiving and storing it, including the use of encryption when appropriate.
We keep data only for the time necessary to provide the requested services and subsequently for various legal or legitimate business purposes. This may include retention periods:
Age restrictions.Our services are only available to individuals over 18 years old. Our services are not intended to be used by individuals under 18 years old. Contact us if you know or have reason to believe that a person under 18 has provided us with any personal information.
Data protection authority.If you reside in the European Economic Area (EEA) and believe that we hold your personal data subject to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), you can direct questions or complaints to our main Supervisory Authority, the Federal Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information (Die Bundesbeauftrafte für den Datenschutz und die Informationsfreiheit), as indicated below:
53117 Bonn, Germany
Phone: +49 228 9977990; +49 228 81995 0
Fax: +49 228 997799 550; +49 228 81995 550
Rua das Farrapas, nº 13, Fracção I4455-589 PerafitaBy phone: +351 300 500 406
We will respond to all requests, questions, or concerns within thirty (30) days.