What information is collected from the User by Afrolet?
Different types of personally identifiable information are collected from the user by Afrolet in order for Afrolet to be able to provide its services. These includes, but is not limited to: name, mailing address, telephone numbers, email addresses, bank name, account number, account name and other information that may be needed for providing the services requested by the User. All this information is provided voluntarily by the User through various order forms, email messages sent to Afrolet, submit forms, identification forms of LiveChat, information provided by the telephone etc.
Afrolet also collects different types of non-personally identifiable information about its website visitors. These include but are not limited to referral URL’s, Users’ IP addresses, Users’ use of website, information about the browsers used by the User, etc. Some of this information is collected through Cookies, which are small pieces of data that are sent to your browser from a web server and are stored on your computer’s hard drive and help Afrolet identify the User. The user has the choice to modify his/her browser and thus to reject Afrolet cookies.
How does Afrolet use the collected User’s information?
Afrolet uses the collected User’s information mainly to provide the service requested by the User. It is used for initial service provision and ongoing User’s support. The information can also be used by Afrolet for sending periodic emails announcing important service changes, new features, technical issue updates and news, different promotions etc. The Users may decide NOT to receive such emails by replying to any of them with “Unsubscribe” in the subject or tapping on the unsubscribe link in the mail. The information is also used for improving Afrolet’s effectiveness. Based on the data collected Afrolet tries to improve its advertising and sales efforts, website layout and content and to make the overall experience of the User more rewarding. The information can also be used for resolving ownership and other disputes and enforcing agreements between Afrolet and the User.
Does Afrolet disclose User’s information to third parties?
Afrolet may disclose the Users’ personal information to its business partners, independent contractors or other third parties together with whom Afrolet provides its services. For example: the Credit card information of the User may be provided to the card issuing bank, or other partnering entity involved in the payment processing for payment confirmation and verification. The use of the data provided by Afrolet to these partnering service providers is governed by their own Privacy Policies and is beyond Afrolet’s control.
Afrolet may also disclose the User’s personal information if this is required by law, or Afrolet believes in good faith that it has to do so to protect the rights and the property of Company or its customers.
What is done by Afrolet to prevent loss, misuse or alteration of the User’s information?
Afrolet guarantees that it applies strictly all the industry standard security measures to protect the personal information collected from its users. These include but are not limited to: password protected access to the personal information, limited access to the sensitive data, encrypted transfer of sensitive data submitted by the User through Afrolet’s order forms, login forms etc. However, there may be security and privacy limitations which are beyond Afrolet’s control. By choosing to provide personal information to Afrolet the user understands and agrees that the security, integrity and privacy of his/her information cannot be 100% guaranteed.