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Privacy Policy

AutoPulse Inc. and its employees, agents, and affiliates (collectively, “AutoPulse”, “we”, “us”, or “our”) respect your privacy and are committed to protecting your personal information that may be collected through your use of our website www.autopulse.ca.  This privacy policy (“Policy”) describes how we collect, use, and share your personal information. Please read this Policy carefully. By using our Website, you agree to our collection, use, and sharing of your personal information as described in this Policy. This Policy incorporates by reference AutoPulse’s Terms of Use and uses the defined terms as defined in those Terms.

Contact Us

Any questions or concerns about the interpretation or operation of this Policy or about what may or may not be done with regards to your information should be directed to:

AutoPulse Inc.
support@autopulse.ca

How We Collect Your Information

When you visit our Website, we automatically collect and log certain nonpersonal electronic data, such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address and online activity data.

Use of cookies. Cookies are text information files that your browser places on your computer, mobile phone, or other device when you visit a website. AutoPulse uses cookies to help AutoPulse identify and track visitors, their usage of AutoPulse website, and their website access preferences. AutoPulse visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using the Website, with the drawback that certain features of the Website may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Device and Usage Information

We may automatically collect the following types of information as you use our Website:

  • Usage Information: We collect certain information automatically through your use of the Website, such as which of the pages on our Website you access, the frequency of access, and what you click on while on our Website.
  • Location Information: We may collect information about your actual location which may be determined from GPS and other sensors that may reveal information on nearby devices, Wi-Fi access points, and cell towers.
  • Device Information: We may collect information about the device you are using, such as hardware model, operating system, application version number, browser, and IP addresses.
  • Mobile Device Information: In addition to the Device Information listed above, when you access our Website via a browser on your mobile device or through the use of a mobile application, we may also collect mobile network information, such as telephone number, the unique device identifier assigned to that device, mobile carrier, operating system, and other device attributes.

Aggregate Information

Statistical or aggregated information does not directly identify you or any specific person, but it may be derived from your personal information. For example, we may aggregate personal information to calculate the percentage of users in a particular postal code.

Through your use of our Website we may collect personal information, which is information that identifies you as an individual or relates to you as an identifiable individual. Personal information may include, but is not limited to, your first and last name, home or business address, age, email address, telephone number, and credit/debit card information.

AutoPulse  restricts its collection of personal information to demographic characteristics which help it understand and better serve the interests and needs of its members, customers, and Website visitors and to information used in authorized transactions.

Examples of personal information AutoPulse  collects online includes:

  • Contact information submitted in forms requesting information about AutoPulse.
  • Information that you provide for the purpose of subscribing to Website services.
  • Information that you provide in connection with transactions carried out over this Website.
  • Any other information that you provide to AutoPulse .
Web Beacons

Emails we send may contain a piece of code known as a “web beacon.” This code allows us to understand the time and date of when a user has opened an email and when he/she has utilized a link within the email to visit a website. Users wishing to disable our web beacons should do so by turning images “off” in their email client (e.g., Outlook, Gmail). Please see your email client for more information.

Third Party Data Collection and Links to Other Websites

Some content or applications on the Website may be provided by third parties. These third parties may use cookies or other tracking technologies to collect information about you when you use our Website. Our Website contains links to third-party Websites that are provided for your convenience. We do not endorse nor are we responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such sites. We do not control these third parties’ tracking technologies on our Website or how they may be used. If you have any questions about an advertisement or other targeted content, you should contact the responsible provider directly.

How We Use and Share Information

We use the personal information we collect in the following ways:

  • Communicate: We use personal information to communicate with you about our Website or Services. We may also use your personal information to send you account updates or other communications regarding your account or to inform you of any changes to our Website or Services.
  • Customer Support: We may use your personal information to provide you support or other services you request. For example, we may need your information in order to provide technical support or answer questions about our Website or Services.
  • Site Maintenance: We analyze how our users interact with our Website in order to maintain and improve our Website. We also use information that we collect to diagnose any problems with our Website.
Security

The security of your personal information is important to us. We maintain reasonable physical, technical, and administrative security measures to protect and limit access to your personal information. No method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage technology is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

To prevent unauthorized access to your personal information, we have put in place commercially reasonable physical, electronic, and managerial measures to safeguard and secure the information we collect through our Website. However, no data or information transmission over the Internet is 100% secure. While we strive to protect your information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of such information and cannot be responsible for loss, corruption or unauthorized acquisition of information or data submitted to our Website, or for any resulting damages.

EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY PROVIDED IN THIS PARAGRAPH, AUTOPULSE  HEREBY DISCLAIMS ANY GUARANTEE AND ALL EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER. AUTOPULSE  MAKES NO GUARANTEE OR WARRANTY REGARDING THE OPERATION OR PERFORMANCE OF ANY SECURITY MEASURE OR DEVICE INSTALLED ON ITS WEBSITE. THE FOREGOING STATES THE ENTIRE LIABILITY OF AUTOPULSE  WITH RESPECT TO DATA THEFT OR CORRUPTION.

Choices About Your Information

If your personal information changes, you may correct or update your personal information by through your “My Account” page on the Website.
We will retain your personal information until the later of (i) the information is no longer necessary to accomplish the purpose for which it was provided; or (ii) your account with AutoPulse is terminated. We may retain your information for longer periods to the extent that we are obliged to do so in accordance with applicable laws and regulations and/or we reasonably believe that retaining the information is necessary to protect our legal rights or legitimate business interests.

Children’s Privacy

Our Website and Services are not intended for use by children. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13 years. If we become aware that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we take steps to promptly delete such personal information.

Cross-border Data Transfers

Information that AutoPulse collects may be stored and processed in and transferred between any of the countries in which AutoPulse  operates in order to enable the use of the information in accordance with this Internet Privacy Protection Policy.  Your use of our Website constitutes your acceptance to such cross-border transfers of personal information.

How You Can Review And Correct Your Personal Information

If you have registered with our Website, you can access and update your information online using the following link: https://autopulse.io/dashboard

Changes to this Privacy Statement

We will occasionally update this Internet Privacy Protection Policy. When we do, we will also revise the "last updated" date at the bottom of this Internet Privacy Protection Policy.  For material changes to this Internet Privacy Protection Policy, we will notify you by placing a prominent notice on our Website.

Last updated: July 2018