Privacy Policy

WHO WE ARE

Our website address is: lifestyleauto.co.za.

PRIVACY POLICY

“User” a person who uses and/or access computer Software and/or material via the Lifestyle Motors website;

“Lifestyle Motors” This Website, its sponsors, affiliates and creators;

“Data” means any data (including Personal Information) provided to Lifestyle Motors by a User;

“Personal Information” Including but not limited any Data or information about an identifiable User, including an email address;

INTRODUCTION

Lifestyle Motors wants to help you maintain your privacy on the Internet. Lifestyle Motors has formulated this Privacy Policy to explain how Lifestyle Motors collects Data and for what purposes.

In this agreement unless it appears to the contrary, the singular shall include the plural and visa versa, any reference to any gender shall also includes the opposite gender and any reference to a natural person, shall include legal person and visa versa.

COLLECTION OF DATA

If a User registers with Lifestyle Motors by completing a submission form, including but not limited to a newsletter registration form, an information enquiry form or a registration to gain access to a password protected zone, a User is not anonymous to Lifestyle Motors. For the purposes of online purchasing, a User may also be prompted to provide necessary Personal Information to process a credit card or PayPal payment.

Information collected by Lifestyle Motors is stored in a secure operating environment that is not available to the public.

If a User does not wish to submit any personal identifying information, the User should not submit any information within submission form fields on Lifestyle Motors.

Lifestyle Motors does not have any motive or intention to gather contact Data of visitors who are under the age of 13 and would prefer that parental Data be supplied instead on behalf of a child under the age of 13.

It is the nature of the Internet and websites that Lifestyle Motors by default records User information on Lifestyle Motor’s server traffic reports from the browser which the User is using to view Lifestyle Motors, including an IP address and which web pages were visited.

Lifestyle Motors uses cookie technology. Cookie technology consists of trace elements of data that is stored on the User’s computer’s hard drive and which contains information about the User, so that next time the User visits Lifestyle Motors the Cookie recognizes the User’s prior visit.

USE OF DATA

Users of Lifestyle Motors understand and agree that in order to offer certain services or functions, Lifestyle Motors must collect and use personal information about Users.

Lifestyle Motors may send to a User messages by Email and/or SMS regarding their account.

It is an optional condition of a User submitting Data to Lifestyle Motors that Users agree to receive future Promotional messages from Lifestyle Motors by Email and/or SMS or to Opt-out from future communications. A User can choose to opt-out of promotional messages at any time by contacting Lifestyle Motors or following the unsubscribe link or instructions on the future communication.

Lifestyle Motors uses cookie technology and generates and saves User and session ID’s to the User’s Internet browser and computer to track and analyse website usage of the User. Lifestyle Motors does this to be able to identify any technical problems with the workings of Lifestyle Motors and to correct these to ensure a better online experience for the User.

AUTHORISED ACCESS TO DATA

Lifestyle Motors may disclose information to any authorized official if required to do so by law or if it is required to protect the safety of other Lifestyle Motors Users or the public, or if Lifestyle Motors believes that such action is necessary to protect and defend Lifestyle Motors rights or properties.

Lifestyle Motors will not sell, rent, share, or distribute Personal Information to any entity other than 3rd parties which are vital in the administration of Lifestyle Motors and the supply of goods or services that have been requested by the User, including but not limited to: hosting service providers, web administrators and online purchase and delivery service providers.

Lifestyle Motors may need to share Data with employees and employees of 3rd parties that require access to the Data to perform their day-to-day functions for Lifestyle Motors.

Lifestyle Motors may disclose anonymous demographic and biometric statistics about the Data within the database for business purposes.

In the event of Lifestyle Motors changing ownership to a new entity, Lifestyle Motors may transfer its rights to the Data to the new owner. The new owner of Lifestyle Motors is required to notify each User of the transfer and the User may choose to modify its Personal Data at that time or choose to remove it.

SECURE STORAGE OF DATA

Information collected by Lifestyle Motors is stored in a secure operating environment that is not available to the public.

All Data is available only to the User and those authorized employees to whom Lifestyle Motors has granted permissions by issuing a username and password.

It is the responsibility of each User to maintain the confidentiality and security of their password and to alert Lifestyle Motors or reset their password if compromise of security is suspected.

Any unauthorised use of Lifestyle Motors systems and attempts to access Data without express authorisation is a violation of the Agreement, the act of which is prosecutable by Law.

EDITING OR REMOVING DATA

A User is able to update or remove the Data they have submitted to Lifestyle Motors, either by logging in or by contacting Lifestyle Motors. User updates or removal will reflect in Lifestyle Motors’s active database, but Lifestyle Motors may retain Data in backup files and archives or to prevent a User from being accidentally re-added to the database after they have expressly unsubscribed.

LIMITATION

Lifestyle Motors has no control over information or privacy policies of 3rd party websites hyperlinked to from Lifestyle Motors. These 3rd party links are being provided for the convenience of the Users of Lifestyle Motors and Lifestyle Motors does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for the content, nature or reliability of any linked website or any link contained in a linked website. Lifestyle Motors takes no responsibility for monitoring, updating, supplementing or correcting any information on any linked website and makes no representation or warranties regarding such information. Please be aware that in linking to these outside websites, Users are leaving Lifestyle Motors and that Lifestyle Motors is not responsible for the content of any other site.

ENQUIRIES

Any questions or concerns related to should be directed to the contact person listed on Lifestyle Motors.

WHAT PERSONAL DATA WE COLLECT AND WHY WE COLLECT IT

COMMENTS

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

MEDIA

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

COOKIES

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

EMBEDDED CONTENT FROM OTHER WEBSITES

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

HOW LONG WE RETAIN YOUR DATA

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

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.

WHAT RIGHTS YOU HAVE OVER YOUR DATA

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

WHERE WE SEND YOUR DATA

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.