AUXCHANGE.COM PRIVACY POLICY
This Privacy Policy describes how your personal information is collected, used, and shared when you visit or make a purchase from auxchange.com (the “AX Site”).  By using the AX Site, you understand that you are accepting the policies set forth in this Privacy Policy. Although you may browse the AX Site without providing any personally identifiable information, sometimes you may not be able to access all the features of the AX Site  without providing us requested information.

PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT
AuXchange.com receives and stores any personally identifiable information you enter on the AX Site, whenever you shop with us online, communicate with us by email or provide information to us by subscribing to our email campaigns. 
When you make a purchase or attempt to make a purchase through the AX Site, we collect certain information from you to permit us to process your order and provide you with continued customer service related to the order. For example, we may collect the following personally identifiable information in connection with orders: your name, address, telephone number or mobile telephone number, birth date, and email address. If you use a credit or debit card or pay by check, we will also collect your account number in order to process payments.

If you agree to participate in one of our surveys or promotions or use any of our custom services, we may ask for additional information, such as your age, interests or product preferences. From your purchases and other interactions with us, we obtain information concerning the specific products you purchase or use.

Personal information provided on the AX Site and online credit card transactions are transmitted through a secure server using Secure Socket Layering (SSL), encryption technology. When the letters "http" in the URL change to "https," the "s" indicates you are in a secure area employing SSL; also, your browser may give you a pop-up message that you're about to enter a secure area.
Additionally, when you visit the AX Site, our webservers automatically collect anonymous information such as log data, web browser, time zone,  IP addresses and some of the cookies, log files or other information that are installed on our device. We may use the automatically collected information for a number of purposes, such as improving our site design, product assortments, customer service, and special promotions. See below for additional detailed information on how we use information.

“Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. “Log files” track actions occurring on the Site, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps. “Web beacons,” “tags,” and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Site.
 
HOW WE USE & RETAIN YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?
We use the information we collect for various purposes.  We use the order information to generally fulfill your purchase transactions placed through the AX Site, for example, including processing your payment information, arranging for shipping, providing responses to your purchase-specific inquiries and providing you with invoices and/or order confirmations.  

When you place an order through the AX Site, and/or to the extent you have consented and subscribed to receive emails from us, we will maintain your order information for our records to provide the services you request, to send you our catalogs and other offerings by mail or email, to keep you informed about the status of your orders,  to identify your product and service preferences, so we can notify you of new or additional products, services, and promotions that might be of interest to you to notify you of product recalls or provide other information concerning products you have purchased to improve our merchandise selections, customer service, and overall shopping experience.  

We use cookies and web beacons to keep track of what you have in your shopping cart and to remember you when you return to the AX Site as well as to identify the pages you click on during your visit to our site and identify other sites you visited immediately before the AX Site. We use this information to improve our site design, product assortments, customer service, and special promotions. You may disable cookies and web beacons on your computer, but this may interfere with your complete and successful operation of the AX Site.

SHARING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We currently do not share your Personal Information with Third Parties without your consent. We do share your Personal Information with third parties to help us process orders as outlined above and to help us understand our customers’ shopping preferences.  

We may also disclose your information with service providers to enhance your shopping experience and to help us bring you the products and services we offer, including to assist us with direct marketing and data collection, provide us data storage and analytics, to manage a customer database, to assist us in email campaigns, to provide fraud prevention or other services designed to assist us in providing a superior product and customer shopping experience. We enter into agreements with such service providers  to keep confidential all information we share with them and to use the information only to perform their obligations in the agreements.
We do not alter the AX Site’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.

EMAILS
You will receive promotional e-mails from us. If you do not want to receive these emails, you can click on the manage your email preferences link at the bottom of any email communication sent by us. Choose Unsubscribe at the bottom of the page that opens. Please allow us 3-5 business days from when the request was received to complete the removal, as some of our promotions may already have been in process before you submitted your request.

PRIVACY OF MINORS
The AX Site is a general audience website. Protecting  the privacy of minors is important to us. We do not knowingly collect or maintain information from individuals under the age of 13, or send communications to anyone who tells us that they are under the age of 13. It is recommended that individuals under the age of 13 obtain their parent’s consent to conduct transactions on the AX Site. 

COMPLIANCE WITH APPLICABLE LAWS
We may provide access to information when legally required to do so, to cooperate with police investigations or other legal proceedings, to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of the AX Site, to limit our legal liability and protect our rights or to protect the rights, property or safety of visitors of the AX Site or the public.

CHANGES
We may continue to develop the AX Site to benefit from newer technology to improve the services we offer. We may update this privacy policy from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to our practices or the applicable legal, regulatory or operational framework.  

ACCEPTANCE
By using the auxchange.com website, you accept the Privacy Policies outlined herein.

CONTACT US
For more information about our privacy practices, or if you have questions, please contact us identifying the subject line as “Privacy Policy Questions.”