Privacy Policy

Automotive International (AI) respects the privacy rights of our customers and is committed to protecting the information we collect in connection with your visit to www.valugard.net and the ordering of products.. This Privacy Policy is designed to inform you about the types of information that we may collect from you in connection with your use of www.valugard.net.

For purposes of this Privacy Policy, “personal information” includes information that individually defines you, such as your name, physical address, email address, or phone number and financial information, such as your credit card number and expiration date.

DATA COLLECTION: We collect limited non-personal information that your browser makes available whenever you visit a website. This log information includes your Internet Protocol address, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your query, and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser. We use this information to operate, develop, and improve our site and our services.

If you order products from us, we request personal information from you on our order form. To buy from us, you must provide contact information (such as name and shipping address) and financial information (such as credit card number and expiration date). This information is used for billing purposes and to fill your orders. If we have trouble processing an order, we’ll use this information to contact you.

COOKIES: On your visit to our site, a cookie may be sent to your computer that uniquely identifies your browser. A “cookie” is a small file containing a string of characters that is sent to your computer when you visit a website. We use cookies to improve the quality of our site. We do this by storing user preferences in cookies and by tracking user trends and patterns. Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies. You can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent, however, some features or services available at our site may not function as efficiently without cookies.

INFORMATION SHARING: We may share your information in any of the following circumstances:

  1. We have your consent.
  2. We conclude that we are required by law or have a good faith belief that access, preservation or disclosure of such information is reasonably necessary to protect the rights, property or safety of our site, its users or the public.

ACCESS: If you want to see the personal information we have collected about you from our site or if you believe any information we have is incorrect and you wish to correct it, please contact us at the address provided below. If we change or delete information in response to your request, we will not continue to use it; however, some residual information may remain in backup records or records of deletions.

INFORMATION SECURITY: We take precautions to protect your personal information. When you submit personal information on our site, your information is protected both online and offline. Whenever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data) online, we use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software to encrypt the information for transmittal to us in a secure way. We also take steps to protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personal information. The computers/servers in which we store personal information are kept in a secure environment. However, neither people nor security systems are foolproof, including encryption systems. Therefore, while we use reasonable efforts to protect your personal information, we cannot guaranty its absolute security.

CHILDREN: Children under the age of 13 should not send any information about themselves to us, including information like their name, address or e-mail address. The Site does not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13. In the event that we learn that we have collected such information from a child under the age of 13 without parental consent, the information will be deleted from our database as soon as reasonably possible.

CHANGES TO THIS POLICY: Please note this Privacy Policy will change from time to time. We will post those changes on this page.  Therefore, you should review the Privacy Policy for potential changes when you return to the website for future visits.

YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF OUR PRIVACY PRACTICES: By using our site, you accept our privacy statement and conditions posted on our site..

Communications regarding this Privacy Policy should be directed to:
Automotive International, Inc.
8855 Blue Ash Road
Cincinnati, OH  45242