Privacy

carNAVi is committed to protect your privacy online. Ourpolicy explains how we will do this. We will review this policy in the light of comments we receive so please check the latest version. If you have any questions please contact us.

What information do we collect?
  • We use website analytics, but only store anonymous IP addresses, see the section at the end for more information.
  • We may also use cookies. For an explanation, see the section on cookies below.
  • Registration: On some parts of the site we ask you to register, and if you do we ask for your name, email address, geographical address and other personal information.
  • From time to time we will ask you for further information, for example if you make a purchase or enter a competition.
How do we use your information?

We use the information to help us understand more about how our web site is used, to improve our site, and to send you information about us and our products which we think may be of interest to you, both electronically or otherwise.

In the case of our online publications available through subscription, your personal information may be used to enable us to verify you are a subscriber and to deliver the online publication to you.

Unless you have informed us that you do not wish to receive further information about our products and those of our affiliates and partners, we and they may send you direct mail.

When do we share information?

We do not sell or share your personal information to others, except the payment and shipping address information for credit card purchases, what are collected from PayPal during the express checkout process. We do not store your credit card data on our servers.

A number of other people’s web sites have links on our site. If you link to their sites, they may collect information, and such sites are not within our control and are not covered by this privacy statement.

If we believe that your use of the site is unlawful or damaging to others, we reserve the right to disclose the information we have obtained through the site about you to the extent that it is reasonably necessary in our opinion to prevent, remedy or take action in relation to such conduct.

Security (TLS/SSL)

All your personal data and credit card information is encoded using the latest Transport Layer Security (AES 256-Bit TLS) encryption technology before being sent over the Internet to our systems or to PayPal servers for the credit card processing. To protect your data further, your credit card information is only stored in encrypted form in a database of your personal PayPal account, credit card data are not transmitted or stored on our systems. Credit card transactions are issued a digital certificate, ensuring that your data can only be read by our transaction system as long as your browser shows its secure mode symbol (such as a key or closed lock).

To make the most of the security on our site, we recommend using Mozilla Firefox 17 or higher, Apple Safari 6 or higher, Opera 12 or Microsoft® Internet Explorer™ version 8 or higher, which enable latest TLS encryption. SSL V2/3 are no longer supported. We also recommend setting your browser’s preferences to accept cookies and enable JavaScript™.

Web Analytics

Like most website operators, carNAVi collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. carNAVi’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how carNAVi’s visitors use its website.

carNAVi also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses in anonymous form, in fact before we store an IP address, our analytics software removes the last octet to make sure users can’t be directly identified. This data are only stored on our secured servers and not transmitted throughout the world. Also we do not use such information to identify its visitors, however, and does not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information, as described below.

Certain visitors to carNAVi’s websites choose to interact with us in ways that require carNAVi to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that carNAVi gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who use our forums to provide a username and email address. In each case, carNAVi collects such information only as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with us. We do not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities. To protect your privacy this website does not use Google Analytics.

Use of Cookies

Cookies are small files which many web sites transfer to your hard disk. They can inform the web site what pages you visit, and your preferences, which enable web sites to provide you with a more personalized service. You can set your browser to refuse cookies, or to warn you before accepting them.

We use cookies, but most parts of our site can be accessed even if your cookies are turned off. But you may find there are parts of the site which you cannot access if your cookies are turned off.

Disclaimer

carNAVi makes no warranties or representations of any kind concerning the accuracy or suitability of the information contained on this web site for any purpose. All such information is provided “as is” and with specific disclaimer of any warranties of merchantability, fitness for purpose, title and/or non-infringement. carNAVi makes no warranties or representations of any kind that the services provided by this web site will be uninterrupted , error-free or that the web site or the server that hosts the web site are free from viruses or other forms of harmful computer code. In no event shall carNAVi, its employees or agents be liable for any direct, indirect or consequential damages resulting from the use of this web site. This exclusion and limitation only applies to the extent permitted by law and is without prejudice to any express provisions to the contrary in any written licence or subscription agreement from carNAVi in respect of the use of any online service provided via this web site.

Links

Links to other web sites are provided by carNAVi in good faith and for information only. carNAVi disclaims any responsibility for the materials contained in any web site linked to this site.

Interactive material

Portions of this site may allow users to post their own material, like product reviews. Materials posted by users do not necessarily reflect the views of carNAVi. By posting materials on this site, you represent that you have all necessary rights in and to such materials and that such materials will not infringe any personal or proprietary rights of any third parties, nor will such materials be defamatory, unlawful, threatening, obscene or otherwise objectionable.

carNAVi reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to review, edit or delete any material posted by users which carNAVi deems defamatory, unlawful, threatening, obscene or otherwise objectionable. Notwithstanding the foregoing, carNAVi expressly disclaims any responsibility or liability for any material communicated by third parties through this web site.