Information We Collect
Alco Parking Corp. collects two types of information about you when you visit our sites: personal information (including, by way of example only, your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address and information necessary for your parking account such as your license plate number and credit card or checking account information, if applicable) and non-personal, aggregate information (such as information regarding the pages on our sites that you have visited and your IP address).
1.Personally Identifiable Information
The only personally identifying information that we collect and store about you is the information that you choose to provide to us. For example, if you request information about Alco Parking Corp. services or if you send us an e-mail, we will have to collect personal information necessary to respond to your request, such as your name, address, telephone number and/or e-mail address. If you wish to have an online account with Alco Parking Corp., or wish to become a member of or subscriber to Alco Parking Corp. services via our web site, we may require your e-mail address to correspond with you regarding your account, license plate number for validation purposes, credit card or checking account information for payment purposes, and other information as may be required from time to time to set up and maintain an account for you with Alco Parking Corp.. Alco Parking Corp. may also offer online registration for certain other services. If you wish to register on the Alco Parking Corp. web site or use any of Alco Parking Corp. Online’s services, you will be required to submit certain personal information. We will use your e-mail address to e-mail you correspondence regarding your account. We may from time to time also offer surveys or promotions on our web site. To participate in these surveys or promotions, personal information may be required. However, participation is strictly voluntary. If you do not wish for us to e-mail you, please do not sign up for our parking services.
2.Non-Personally Identifiable Information
We collect and use non-personally identifiable information about you in the following ways:
Referrers, IP Addresses and Other Non-Personal Information
Alco Parking Corp. may also collect information through “referrers,” IP addresses and various environmental variables. A “referrer” is information the web browser passes along to the Alco Parking Corp. web server that references the URL from which you came. An “IP address” is a number used by computers on a network to identify your computer so that data can be transmitted to you. “Environmental variables” may include, among other things, the domain from which you access the Internet, the time you accessed our web site, the type of web browser and operating system or platform used, the Internet address of the web site you left to visit Alco Parking Corp., the pages you visit while at our web site and the Internet address of the web site you then visit. We may collect all of this information to allow us to detect broad demographic trends, to provide information tailored to your interests and to enhance your experience on the Alco Parking Corp. web sites.
Sharing Your Information With Third Parties
1.Disclosure of Information by Alco Parking Corp.
We share your personal information with third parties necessary for assisting us with conducting our business including our Internet web site hosting company; our credit card and check processing companies; and third parties that assist with our parking services. These parties only use the information they obtain from our web sites for the purpose of providing services to Alco Parking Corp.. In the unlikely event that one of the garages for which we provide services chooses another parking vendor, we may be required to transfer your personal information to the garage owner and/or the new vendor so that the vendor can continue to offer your parking services. Further, Alco Parking Corp. reserves the right to disclose your personal and non-personal information if Alco Parking Corp. reasonably believes it is required to do so by law, to protect itself or to protect the rights of another user; to reduce risk of credit or other kind of fraud; or to comply with a court order.
If you do not wish for Alco Parking Corp. to share your information with the third parties noted above, please do not submit your personal information to Alco Parking Corp.
2.Third Party Links
This web site may contain links to other sites. Additionally, third parties may from time to time link to the Alco Parking Corp. web sites. PLEASE BE AWARE THAT WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CONTENT OR PRACTICES OF ANY OTHER SITES. We encourage our users to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that they visit. This privacy statement applies solely to the Alco Parking Corp. web sites located at www.alcoparking.com and www.alcoonline.com.
- Notification of Changes
- Choices Available to the User
Alco Parking Corp. provides the following choices regarding the use of your information.
- You may choose not to provide us with any personal information.
- You may access the personal information we have collected about you and correct any inaccuracies by sending an e-mail to [insert email address].
- You may elect to not have your information shared. However, if you do not want for us to share your information with the parties mentioned above, please do not submit your personal information to the Alco Parking Corp. web site.
We take every precaution to protect your information from inadvertent disclosure and intrusion by third parties, including using SSL encryption technology. If you have any questions about the security at our Web site, you can send an e-mail to alcoctx.alcoparking.com.
SPECIAL POLICY REGARDING INFORMATION FROM CHILDREN UNDER THIRTEEN
Alco Parking Corp. is a general audience web site and is not targeted to children. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from any child under the age of 13. If it comes to our attention that we have collected such information, we delete it as soon as we discover it.
In the unlikely event that Alco Parking Corp. ever becomes insolvent and seeks protection under the Bankruptcy laws, Alco Parking Corp. may share or sell your personal information and non-personal information with a third party that intends to continue the business.