1. Protection of personal data
2. Anonymous data processing
3. Personal data
4. Purpose specification of personal data
5. Purpose limited usage
6. Export and data processing outside of the European Economy Community
7. Data, which will be automatically collected when visiting our website
8. Use of Google Analytics
11. Children and teenagers
13. Change of our data protection code
15. Right of access
16. Right of objection
18. Questions, suggestions, complaints
We are pleased about your interest in our company and our products and services provided, and, while visiting our website, we want you to feel safe, especially considering your personal data. We take the protection of your personal data very seriously. Following the provisions of GDPR it is regarded a matter of course. We want you to know when and what kind of data is collected, and how we use it. Technical and organisational measures have been taken to secure the compliance with data protection both by us, and external service providers.
You can generally visit the websites of CardiffCarFinder.com without telling us who you are.
Personal data is information about your identity, e.g. information about your name, address, phone number, e-mail address. It is not necessary to provide personal data to use our website. In particular cases we need your name and address as well as further information, for providing service. Similarly, to receive information and ordered products, or for answers of personal questions. If this is necessary, we will point that out. Furthermore, we only save and process data, which is given to us voluntarily, and if necessary, data that is automatically collected when visiting our website (e.g. your IP-address and the name of the websites recently visited, the browser and the operating system you are using, date and time of the access, used search engine, name of downloaded data). If you request services, we will only collect the data which is needed to accomplish the service. If we ask you to provide further data, this is to be regarded as voluntary statement. The procession of personal data only occurs for providing the asked service, and for the protection of own just business interest.
The personal data offered by you will generally be used to answer your inquiries, to carry out your order, or to grant access to specific information or offers. To retain the relationship with clients it might be necessary that we or a service enterprise engaged by us, will use this personal data to inform you about product range, or to hold an online survey to help meet the requirements of our clients. We will respect a decision not to leave the personal data with us to improve client relations (especially for direct marketing or the purpose of market research). We will not sell your personal data to third parties or capitalise on them in any other way.
The personal data offered online by you will only be collected, processed or used for the purpose you were informed about. A transmission of your personal data to third parties will not take place without your clear consent. The collection of personal data as well as the transmission of the latter to public institutions entitled to receive information, and authorities will only take place according to the relevant laws, or rather if we are obliged by a court decision to do so. Our employees and service enterprises engaged by us, are both obliged to maintain confidentiality, and to comply with the provisions of GDPR legislation.
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For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
When using our website, the following data will be saved due to organisational and technical reasons: the name of the sites you visited, the name of the browser you are using and your operating system, date and time of your visit, used search engines, name of downloaded data and your IP address.
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google“). Google Analytics uses so called “cookies“, text files which will be saved on your computer and which allow an analysis of the usage of this website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your usage of the website will, as a rule, be transmitted to and be saved on a server of Google in the USA. However, in case of an activation of the IP anonymisation on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google within the member states of the European Union, or within other contracting states of the treaty about the European economic area. The entire IP address will only in exceptional cases be transmitted to and then be shortened on a server of Google in the USA. Under contract to the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your usage of this website, to collect reports about website activities, and to provide further services for the operator, related to website usage and internet usage. The IP address, transmitted according to Google Analytics by your browser, will not be combined with other data of Google. By using a certain setting of your browser software, the saving of cookies can be avoided; however, we need to point out that you might not be able to use the entire functions of the website. Furthermore, you can also avoid the collection of personal data by the cookie and the data related to your usage of the website (including your IP address) to Google, as well as the processing of the former by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin when using the following link https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB
If you are visiting one of our websites it might be that we will deposit information in form of a cookie on your computer. Cookies are small text files that will be sent to your browser by a web server and will be saved on the hard drive of your computer. Except the Internet Protocol address no other personal data of the user will be saved. This information will be used to recognise automatically you when you are visiting our website again and to ease the navigation for you. Cookies allow e.g. to adapt the website according to your interest or to save your password, so you do not need to type it in again. Our website can also be viewed without using cookies of course. If you do not want us to recognise your computer again, you can avoid the saving of cookies on your hard drive by setting “do not accept cookies“ in your browser. To see how that works in detail, please see the instructions of your browser. If you do not accept cookies this might lead to a limitation of the functions of our offers.
If you want to receive a newsletter, which may be offered on our websites, we need a valid e-mail address. Furthermore, we need information, which allow the verification, whether you are the owner of the given e-mail address or whether the owner of the given e-mail address agrees with the reception of the newsletter. Further data will not be processed. Your consent regarding the storing of your data and your e-mail address as well as the usage of this e-mail address for distribution of the newsletter can be revoked at any time.
People under 18 should not transfer personal data to us without having the permission of parents or the legal guardian. We do not ask for personal data of children or teenagers, nor do we collect them or transfer them to third parties.
Technical and organisational security measures were made to keep your personal data safe from loss, destruction, manipulation, and unauthorised hits. All employees and every person concerned with data processing, need to comply with GDPR legislation and other laws being relevant to data protection as well as with the confidential use of personal data. Our security measures are regularly maintained according to technological developments.
We reserve the right to change out security measures and data protection measures according to technical developments if necessary. In this case our policies on data protection will be adapted as well. Please note, therefore, the latest version of our data protection notice.
If you are using external links offered on our websites, our data protection notice will not be used on this links. If we offer links, we ensure that when having placed the link on our site, there was no breach of the law on the other website. However, we do not have any influence on the obeying of data protection and security provisions of other providers. Please see therefore the data protection notice on the websites of other providers.
You can request information about the saved data about you at any time given. If necessary, please send us a request message via our contact form on this website.
Furthermore, you can require a revocation of consent about the collection, procession, and usage of your personal data. If necessary please send us a request message via our contact form on this website.
If you subscribed to one of our newsletters, or if you have accepted the regular sending of interesting offers and information about CardiffCarFinder.com by having used on of our contact forms, you gave us consent to use your e-mail address for advertising purposes while doing this. We recorded your consent and are obliged to show this content by any time given. You can always require a revocation of consent.
In case of any questions concerning both our hints on data protection and the processing of your personal data, please send us a request message via our contact form on this website.