Types of Information we Collect
Personally Identifiable Information You Give Us
We receive and may store any Personally Identifiable Information you enter on our website or give to us in any other way. For example, we collect information you provide when you request a quote, purchase a service contract, send us an e-mail or call us. This information may include:
It may also include any other personal or preference information you provide to us.
We will never request your credit card information or other personal information through e-mail. This practice, called “phishing,” is a scam designed to steal your personal information. If you receive an e-mail that looks like it is from us asking you for your personal information, do not respond.
Information from Other Sources
We may receive information about you from other sources. This may help improve the personalization of our service to you by providing better product recommendations or special offers that we think will interest you.
We collect Non-Personally Identifiable Information about your use of our website through the use of “Cookies.” The information collected by Cookies allows us to statistically monitor how many people are using our website, how many people open our emails, and for what purposes these actions are being taken. We may use Cookie information to target certain advertisements to your browser or to determine the popularity of certain content or advertisements.
Most browser software can be set to reject all Cookies. Most browsers offer instructions on how to reset the browser to reject Cookies in the “Help” section of the toolbar. If you reject our Cookies, certain of the functions and conveniences of our website may not work properly but you do not have to accept our Cookies in order to productively use our site. We do not link non-personal information from Cookies to personally identifiable information without your permission.
Sharing of Information
Administrators, Payment Processors and Vendors
To provide our services, we may have to share information with carefully selected service contract providers and/or administrators, payment processing companies and vendors.
Business Partners and Other Organizations
We may also share your information with select business partners and other organizations. These companies and organizations may use the information we share to provide special opportunities and offers to you.
Our website may also share information with companies that provide support services to us (such as a printer, mailing house or web host) or that help us market our products and services. These companies may need information about you in order to perform their functions. These companies are not authorized to use the information we share with them for any other purpose.
Protection of Our Website and Others
We may disclose information you provide to our website when we believe disclosure is appropriate to comply with the law; to enforce or apply our Conditions of Use and other agreements; or to protect the rights, property or safety of our website, our users or others.
If some or all of the business assets of our company and/or website are sold or transferred, we generally would transfer all consumer information we have collected, including Personally Identifiable Information. We also may retain a copy of such information.
If you provide us with your e-mail address, you may receive e-mails from us. If you do not want to receive marketing or promotional e-mails from us, please click here.
Sharing of Information with Non-Essential Parties
We may share your information with select business partners and other organizations. These entities may use the information we share to provide special opportunities and offers to you.
If you do not want Vehicle Protection of America to share the information you provide us with non-essential business partners or third parties, you can inform us of this fact at the phone number and/or address listed below.
Links to and from other websites
We recognize the particular importance of protecting privacy where children are involved. We are committed to protecting children's privacy on the Internet and we comply fully with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If a child has provided our website with personally identifiable information, we ask that a parent or guardian contact us at the phone number and/or address listed below.
Here are some of the security procedures that Vehicle Protection of America uses to protect your privacy: