We thank you for your interest in SWADE, the Scranton-Wilkes-Barre Auto Dealers Exchange Inc. We value our relationship with our dealers, and fully respect their rights.
Your IP address
Servers automatically collect information about which pages are visited and the IP address or domain name of visitors. We use your IP address to help correct problems with our server, and to administer our web site. Your IP address is not linked to personally identifiable information but is used to gather broad demographic information. This information helps us improve our web site for you.
Information we collect
We may require dealers or web visitor dealers to provide personally identifiable information that may include your name, age, address, e-mail address, credit-card number and facts about your finance for the purpose of registration or any other request you may have.
Surveys: We may conduct periodic online surveys either on-line, by mail, by telephone or at the auction. The information gathered will be used to improve our services to you.
Web site usage: Our web site automatically collects IP addresses and web site usage information from all visitors. Our web site is not unique, almost every web site collects information regarding visitors. This information helps us evaluate how our visitors use and navigate our web sites on an aggregate basis, including the number and frequency of visitors to each web page, the length of their visits, their browser type and their operating systems. The information collected is typical of web sites, and if as a dealership, you have a website, your site probably does the same even though you may never look at the information or use it.
How we use information that is collected
SWADE may use information collected from visitors in the following ways:
To improve existing features or develop new features, products and services by analyzing how site features are being used.
To provide advertisers or other third parties with aggregate information about our user base and usage patterns. For instance, a company wishing to advertise on our site may want to know how many visitors our site has per month, or how many unique visitors per month or what pages are most often visited. Personally identifiable information is kept private and not distributed to third parties.
To send e-mail or print notifications about new or existing products and services, special offers, or to otherwise contact you. These contacts are based on an opt-in basis only. You may request opting out at a later date.
Web Site Cookies
If you so signify beforehand, we may use your contact information from the registration form to send you information about our company. In the future, we may also send promotional material from some of our partners.
When we display advertisements on our site, these ads may contain cookies. We do not have access to this information, nor do we control its use. SWADE does not provide any personally identifiable data regarding SWADE’s users to our advertisers.
This site has security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. Information provided by you is made available only to billing personnel or the technical staff & vendors responsible for the server and its security. Account information is also used when application is made to become a registered dealer at SWADE, and will be transmitted to the bank(s) which you identify.
Notification of changes
This Privacy Statement may be revised over time as new features are added or as privacy standards change. We will post those changes. We do, , recommend that you read this privacy statement each time you use the SWADE site.
Correcting and updating your information
SWADE also permits you to correct or update personally identifiable information that you have previously provided to us. To do so, submit the changes directly through the site’s contact page or contact the SWADE office directly indicating the changes to be made.
Your acceptance of these terms