At Gratis Technologies LLC, our Licensees and our Licensee's Service Providers are committed to safeguarding your personal information and right to privacy on our website. The following information summarizes additional internet privacy guidelines that apply to your online experience with us.
We use "cookies" to provide you with better service and experience while you are online with us. A cookie is a small text file that can be placed on your system to allow us to facilitate image changes, collect anonymous aggregate site traffic and allow you to personalize our services to your needs. Our website does not require users to accept "cookies," and you can set your browser to notify you when you receive a "cookie," giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it. If you choose not to accept cookies, you may experience some reduction in graphics and other personalized services.
Online and Secure Sessions
There are other actions you can take to protect your personal information online. At a minimum, we recommend the following precautions.
- Never share your Online ID.
- Never share your password.
- Change your password often.
- Make sure no one is watching when you enter your Online ID and Password.
- Do not send confidential information by email unless you are in a secure session.
- Microsoft Internet Explorer 7.0 or higher
- Netscape 8.0 or higher
- Safari 5.0 or higher
- Firefox 3.0 or higher
The information you provide on surveys and promotions on our website will be used for internal marketing purposes, including developing website information and services that you may find helpful. We also may inform you of new services based on the information you provide us. Any information, feedback, questions, concepts, comments, suggestions, ideas or the like which you send to us by or through our Website, will be treated as being nonconfidential and nonproprietary as to you, and we will be free to use the same or any information contained therein for any purpose whatsoever (including, without limitation, for the purposes of developing, manufacturing and marketing products and services) without paying any compensation to you, and the same shall be deemed our property upon receipt. Nothing herein shall be construed as limiting the responsibilities and obligations as set forth in our Privacy Pledge for Consumers. You acknowledge and agree that we may monitor and keep a record of your use of our Website.
Planning Tools / Calculators
There are many planning tools throughout our website to help you make financial decisions in the privacy of your home. When you use these tools on our website, the calculations may run on your PC or our server. We do not capture the personal information you provide on these planning tools. We may display banner advertisements for products or services that apply to the calculator or tool being used.
Links to other websites
When you link from our website to other sites, the privacy practices of those sites may differ from ours. We recommend that you review the privacy notification of all sites, if confidentiality is a concern.
If you do not want to receive text or e-mail or other mail from us, please adjust your Customer Communication Preferences by deleting your email from your “vehicle profile”. (If you do not want to receive Conditions of Use and other legal notices from us, such as this Privacy Notice, those notices will still govern your use of Gratis, and it is your responsibility to review them for changes.) If you do not want us to use personal information that we gather to allow third parties to personalize advertisements we display to you, please adjust your Advertising Preferences