PRIVACY POLICY

Privacy of your personal information is very important to us. We do not disclose your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent. Please read this Privacy Policy to learn more about the ways in which we use and protect your personal information. You should read it in conjunction with the T&C of the website. The privacy practices of this statement apply to our services available under the domain of www.Autocater.com (hereinafter referred to as "Autocater or website"). By visiting Autocater you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree please do not use or access our website.

At Autocater, we value the privacy of our customers and are committed to protect as well as safeguarding the information we receive and maintain about you. We do not sell information about you to others. Consequently, you do not need to notify us not to share information about you, because we have chosen to limit this for you. This Privacy Policy will help you understand what information we collect, how we use it, and the ways we maintain your privacy and the security of personal information about you.

This Privacy Policy describes the information, as part of the normal operation of our services, we collect from you and what may happen to that information. Although this policy may seem long, we have prepared a detailed policy because we believe you should know as much as possible about Autocater’s practices so that you can make informed decisions. By accepting the Privacy Policy and the Terms and Conditions in the registration, you expressly consent to (i) be bound by the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy and T&C; and (ii) our use and disclosure of your personal information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy is incorporated into and subject to T&C.

  • 1.GENERAL

    You can visit the website without disclosing your identity or revealing any personal information about yourself. (We track the Internet address of the domains from which people visit us and analyze this data for trends and statistics, but the individual user remains anonymous).Our website may use "cookies" so that we can better serve you with customized information when you return to our website. Cookies are identifiers which a website can send to your browser to keep on your computer to facilitate your next visit to our website. You can set your browser to notify you when you are sent a cookie, giving you the option to decide whether or not to accept it. The information we collect and analyze is used to improve our service to you.

  • 2.INFORMATION WE COLLECT

    When you use Autocater, we collect and store your personal information provided by you. In general, you can browse the website without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. Once you give us your personal information as stated hereinbelow more particularly, you are not anonymous to us. To fully use our website, you will need to register using our online registration form, where you may be required to provide us with your contact and identity information and other personal information as indicated on the forms throughout the website. Where possible, we indicate which fields are required and which fields are optional. You always have the option to not provide information by choosing not to use a particular service or feature on the website.

    We may automatically track certain information about you based upon your behavior on our website. We use this information to do internal research on our users' demographics, interests, and behavior to better understand, protect and serve our users. This information is compiled and analyzed on an aggregated basis. This information may include the URL that you just came from (whether this URL is on our website or not), which URL you next go to (whether this URL is on our website or not), your computer browser information, and your IP address.By posting information posted on Autocater, you are consenting to the transfer and storage of that information on our servers. We may collect and store the following personal information in particular:

    • (i) email address, physical contact information, and (depending on the service used) sometimes financial information, details of the automobile proposed to be sold;

    • (ii) computer sign-on data, statistics on page views, traffic to and from Autocater and Ad data (all through cookies – you can take steps to disable the cookies on your browser although this is likely to affect your ability to use the website);

    • (iii) other information, including users IP address and standard web log information.

    If you choose to buy or sell automobiles using Autocater then we collect information about your buying and selling behavior. We also collect other users' comments about you in our feedback area. If you choose to post messages on our forum or leave feedback for other users, we will collect that information. We retain this information as necessary to resolve disputes, provide customer support and troubleshoot problems as permitted by law. If you send us personal correspondence, such as emails or letters, or if other users or third parties send us correspondence about your activities or postings on the Website, we may collect such information into a file specific to you.

  • 3. OUR USE OF YOUR INFORMATION

    We may however use your information for the following:

    • help us provide personalized features;
    • tailor our websites to your interest;
    • to get in touch with you when necessary;
    • to provide the services requested by you;
    • to preserve social history as governed by existing law or policy;
    • resolve disputes, collect fees, and troubleshoot problems;
    • encourage safe trading and enforce our policies;
    • customize users' experience, measure interest in our services, and inform users about services and updates;
    • communicate marketing and promotional offers to you;
    • Do other things for users as described when we collect the information.

    We use contact information internally to
    • direct our efforts for product improvement;
    • notify you if you win any contest; and
    • send you promotional materials from our advertisers and/or patrons.

  • 4.OUR DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION

    We may also use your information to deliver information to you that, in some cases, are targeted to your interests, such as new services and promotions. From time to time we may reveal general statistical information about our website and visitors, such as number of visitors, number and type of automobiles traded and/or services availed, etc. The following are examples of some categories of persons to whom we would share your information with from time-to-time.

    • i. Advertisements

      a. Where a user enters information in any form of an advertiser, the information is simultaneously collected by Autocater and the advertiser (including dealers, manufacturers, banks, insurance companies etc). The information is used by Autocater in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy and is used by the advertiser as per the advertiser’s prevalent privacy policies. Because we do not control the privacy practices of these advertisers, you should evaluate their practices before deciding to provide the said information.

      b. It is Autocater may also aggregate (gather up data across all user accounts) personally identifiable information and disclose such information in a non-personally identifiable manner to advertisers and other third parties for other marketing and promotional purposes.

    • ii.Classifieds Listings

      a. When a user lists a classified advertisement, and the advertisement receives an expression of interest by the interested user, the interested user will be provided the contact information of the user listing the advertisement as provided in that user's registration form.

    • iii.Automobiles and Services offered on the website are by third parties

      There are certain automobiles and services for which third parties request for information before the service is listed on the website (example: application for a loan). The information provided by the user for such purposes is simultaneously collected by Autocater and the respective third party (including dealers, manufacturers, banks, insurance companies etc). This information is utilised by the third party in accordance with its privacy policy and the terms of the offer. Because we do not control the privacy practices of these third parties, you should evaluate their practices before deciding to use their services.

    • iv.Internal Service Providers

      We may use third parties that we refer to as internal service providers to facilitate or outsource one or more aspects of the business, product and service operations that we provide to you on the website (e.g., search technology, discussion boards, bill collection, affiliate and rewards programs) and therefore we may provide some of your personal information directly to these internal service providers. These internal service providers' are subject to confidentiality agreements with us and other legal restrictions that prohibit their use of the information we provide them for any other purpose except to facilitate the specific outsourced Website related operation, unless you have explicitly agreed or given your prior permission to them for additional uses. In some instances, the internal service provider may collect information directly from you (such as for website surveys). In these cases, you will be notified of the involvement of the internal service provider, and all additional information you provide them and their additional uses will be strictly up to you. If you provide additional information to an internal service provider directly, then their use of your personal information is governed by their applicable privacy policy.

    • v.Other Corporate Entities

      We may share much of our data, including personal information about you, with our parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, and joint ventures that are committed to serving your online trading needs and related services, throughout the world. To the extent that these entities (including dealers, manufacturers, banks, insurance companies etc) have access to your information, they will treat it at least as protectively as they treat information they obtain from their other users.

    • vi.Legal Requests

      and our ability to keep the community free from bad actors, we will not otherwise disclose your personal information to law enforcement or other government officials without a subpoena, court order or substantially similar legal procedure, except when we believe in good faith that the disclosure of information is necessary to prevent imminent physical harm or financial loss; or report suspected illegal activity. Further, we can (and you authorize us to) disclose your name, street address, city, state, zip code, country, phone number, email, and company name to intellectual property rights owners under confidentiality agreement, as we in our sole discretion believe necessary or appropriate in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringement, piracy, or other unlawful activity.

      Due to the existing regulatory environment, we cannot ensure that all of your private communications and other personal information will never be disclosed in ways not otherwise described in this Privacy Policy. By way of example (without limiting the foregoing), we may be forced to disclose personal information to the government or third parties under certain circumstances, third parties may unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications, or users may abuse or misuse your personal information that they collect from the Website. Therefore, although we use industry standard practices to protect your privacy, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your personal information or private communications will always remain private.

  • 5. YOUR USE OF OTHER USERS' INFORMATION

    In order to facilitate interaction among all members, our Website allows you to access other users' contact information. Further, as a seller you may be sent via email the personal details like email, address and other information of the buyer(s), and as a buyer you may be sent via email the personal details like email, address and other information of the seller(s). By entering into our T&C, you agree that, with respect to other user's personally identifiable information that you obtain through the Website or through a Autocater related communication or Autocater facilitated transaction, Autocater hereby grants to you a license to use such information only for:

    (a) Autocater related communications that are not unsolicited commercial messages,
    (b) Using co-branded services offered through Autocater, and
    (c) Any other purpose that such user expressly opts into after adequate disclosure of the purpose(s).In all cases, you must give users an opportunity to remove themselves from your database and a chance to review what information you have collected about them

    In addition, under no circumstances, except as defined in this Section, can you disclose personally identifiable information about another user to any third party without our consent and the consent of such other user after adequate disclosure.

    Autocater and our users do not tolerate spam. Therefore, without limiting the foregoing, you are not licensed to add Autocater or its user to your mail list (email or physical mail) without their express consent after adequate disclosure.

  • 6. DATA SECURITY

    We use a number of mechanisms (encryption, passwords, physical security) to protect the security and integrity of your personal information against unauthorized access and disclosure. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed to be completely secure. So while we strive to protect such information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk. Once any personal information comes into our possession, we will take reasonable steps to protect that information from misuse and loss and from unauthorised access, modification or disclosure.

  • 7. ACCESS OR CHANGE YOUR PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION

    To protect your privacy and security, we will verify your identity before granting access or making changes to your personally-identifying information. If you have registered your profile on Autocater, your Autocater ID and Password are required in order to access your profile information.

  • 8. ACCESS, MODIFICATION, AND DELETION

    You can see, modify or erase your personal information by reviewing your posting or account status page. We delete personal information when we no longer need it for the purposes we described earlier. We retain personal information as permitted by law to resolve disputes, enforce our policies; and prevent bad guys from coming back.

  • 9. LINK TO THIRD PARTY SITES

    Autocater includes links to other websites. Such sites are governed by their respective privacy policies, which are beyond our control. Once you leave our servers (you can tell where you are by checking the URL in the location bar on your browser), use of any information you provide is governed by the privacy policy of the operator of the site you are visiting. That policy may differ from ours. If you can't find the privacy policy of any of these sites via a link from the site's homepage, you should contact the site directly for more information.

    When we present information to our advertisers to help them understand our audience and confirm the value of advertising on our website it is usually in the form of aggregated statistics on traffic to various pages within our site.

  • 10.YOUR CONSENT

    By using the Website, you consent to the collection and use of the information you disclose on the Website by Autocater. If we decide to change our Privacy Policy, we will post those changes in this document available on the Website so that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it. Any changes to our Privacy Policy will be communicated through our Website at least 10 days in advance of implementation. Any lapse on your part to keep yourself updated with such changes will be your sole responsibility and Wizzkidd Online Trading Private Limited will under no circumstances be liable for any loss, damage etc caused to you.

    You may also note that you may at anytime, in writing to us, withdraw your consent to use your information in which case Autocater will desist from using it anymore. However, please note that Autocater reserves the right to discontinue all services in the event you withdraw your consent. By continued use of the website and/or by continuing to remain registered with us, you hereby agree that you have read and understood the T&C and the Privacy Policy set out herein.