What Information Does Torrez Performance Collect? When you visit Torrez Performance’s Site, Torrez Performance collects two types of information: personal information you actively choose to disclose (“Active Information”) and Site use information collected, in a way not visible to you, on an aggregate anonymous basis as you and other users browse Torrez Performance’s Site (“Passive Information”).
Active Information You Choose to Provide. In order to gain use of the Site (become a “User”), Torrez Performance requires you to disclose the following information: Name, Address, Phone Number, Email Address.
Personally Identifiable Information. This refers to information that lets us know specifically about you, such as name, address, email address, telephone number, contact and billing information, credit card, and other transactional information.
Registration. When you apply to become an authorized User of Torrez Performance’s website, whether as a Customer purchasing Torrez Performance’s products or services or as an Independent Representative authorized to resell Torrez Performance’s products and services, Torrez Performance will collect your Personally Identifiable Information. This Personally Identifiable Information is securely stored and may be accessed on Torrez Performance’s website (the “Site”). You are assigned an identification number and select your own password – both are needed to enter the Site and to access your Contact Information. Please safeguard your password in a secure location as Torrez Performance is not responsible for breaches into the system when access is willingly provided.
Ordering. When you place an order for Torrez Performance’s products or services, Torrez Performance collects Personally Identifiable Information (such as name, contact and billing information, credit card, and other transactional information). Torrez Performance uses this information to deliver your order, process payment, and to communicate the status of your order.
Credit Card Storage. Credit card information collected at registration or for product orders is used only to process payment for the transaction and, generally, is not retained on Torrez Performance’s Site. However, you may voluntarily elect to securely store multiple credit cards to be used for product orders.
Surveys and Promotions. Occasionally, you may voluntarily provide Personally Identifiable Information to complete surveys and questionnaires or to participate in user polls. Torrez Performance uses this information to improve Torrez Performance’s products and services and to ensure that Torrez Performance is providing accurate disclosures. Torrez Performance may also use your Personally Identifiable Information to provide you newsletters and other marketing information that coincide with your preferences. You may customize your marketing preferences, or let us know if you do not wish to receive any promotional materials, by adjusting your Subscriptions & Email options on the Site.
Passive Information Collected.
Aggregate Information. This refers to information that does not, by itself, identify you as a specific individual. Such information would include the Uniform Resource Locator (“URL”) of the website that referred you to Torrez Performance’s Site, your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address (a number automatically assigned to your computer whenever you surf the web), your operating system and browser type, and any search terms that you enter on Torrez Performance’s Site. Torrez Performance’s web server aggregates this information in order to monitor the level of activity on Torrez Performance’s Site, evaluate its effectiveness, and improve the content or Torrez Performance’s Site in order to make your visit an easy and enjoyable experience.
What is a Cookie? Cookies are a feature of web browser software that allows web servers to recognize the computer used to access a Site. They are small pieces of data stored by a user’s browser to simplify subsequent interactions with the Site. This makes it easier for a user to move from Site to Site and to complete transactions over the Internet. Cookies should make your online experience easier and more personalized.
Torrez Performance’s Site utilizes cookies to collect information about how Torrez Performance’s Site is used. Passive Information gathered may include the date and time of visits, the Site pages viewed, time spent at Torrez Performance’s Site, the sites visited just before and just after visiting Torrez Performance’s Site. If you do not wish to transmit “cookie” information about yourself, you may turn off the cookie function in your web browser.
Torrez Performance’s Site’s servers also automatically identify your computer by its Internet Protocol address, which is a unique string of numbers that are assigned to your computer by your Internet Service Provider. The IP address may be used to address problems with Torrez Performance’s server or to gather broad demographic information about Torrez Performance’s users. Torrez Performance passively collect your IP Address.
How Does Torrez Performance Use the Information Collected?
Broadly speaking, persons Torrez Performance employs directly, or as contractors or agents at Torrez Performance’s direction, use Active Information for purposes of administering Torrez Performance’s business activities, providing customer support and making available other products or services Torrez Performance think might be of interest to Torrez Performance’s users. Torrez Performance may use the Active Information or Passive Information you provide to contact you about various changes to Torrez Performance’s Site, new services, features or products Torrez Performance offer. If at any time you do not wish to receive such information, you may “opt-out” of doing so by adjusting your email settings in the back office of the website.
Torrez Performance uses Passive Information to gather information about Torrez Performance’s users and to enhance Torrez Performance’s Site to make it easier, faster and friendlier for users. Additionally, cookies help us better understand the usage pattern of the people that visit Torrez Performance’s Site, which helps us improve Torrez Performance’s services. Passive Information may result in your viewing of particular advertising based on your user habits.
Your Information In Relation to Others Torrez Performance Links To. You might be able to access other websites through Torrez Performance’s Site via hyperlinks. When you do so, you are subjecting yourself to their privacy policies and data collection. Please read the privacy policies of those sites to ensure you agree with the terms before using such sites.
Sharing Information with Advertisers or Other Third Parties. Torrez Performance may disclose anonymous information about user habits to advertisers on Torrez Performance’s Site. The parties who perform services for us (credit card processors, merchant bank, Internet Service Provider) may also have access to your information in performing such services. Should Torrez Performance buy or sell assets of Torrez Performance’s company, another company may need to review Torrez Performance’s company’s assets, which might include your information, to make business decisions as to whether to acquire such assets.
Sharing Information with the Government or As Otherwise Required by Law. Torrez Performance may be required by subpoena, law or government agency to disclose both Active and Passive Information you have provided to us.
How Does Torrez Performance Secure Active Information and Passive Information? Torrez Performance uses secure socket layer (SSL) encryption to protect the transmission of the information you submit to us when you use Torrez Performance’s secure online forms. Torrez Performance secures your personal information submitted by you by using reasonable efforts to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, or accidental loss of Active and Passive Information. Individual postings on this Site and other communications to Torrez Performance’s office via email or standard mail may not be secure unless Torrez Performance advise you that security measures are in place prior to your submission of information. Therefore, if you choose to communicate with us through these means, you are assuming the risk of doing so and Torrez Performance respectfully requests that you do not send or post sensitive information through these means.
Accessing and Correcting Your Information. Torrez Performance takes reasonable measures to ensure that any Personally Identifiable Information Torrez Performance collects on Torrez Performance’s Site is accurate, current, complete, and reliable for its intended use. If you wish to update or otherwise correct Personally Identifiable Information provided to us, you may edit your information online.
Protecting Your Information. Torrez Performance acknowledges your trust and is committed to take reasonable steps to protect Personally Identifiable Information provided from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access. Torrez Performance employs physical, electronic, and managerial processes to safeguard and secure your information. It is your responsibility to safeguard the password you use to access Torrez Performance’s Site and to promptly advise us if you ever suspect that your password has been compromised. Torrez Performance strongly encourages you to change your password regularly to prevent unauthorized access. Because your identification number and password are specific to you, you acknowledge sole responsibility for any and all use of Torrez Performance’s Site conducted with your identification number and password.
Children’s Privacy Protection. Torrez Performance takes special care to protect the privacy needs of children and encourage parents to be an active participant in their child’s online activities. Torrez Performance’s Site does not target and is not intended for children under the age of 18, and Torrez Performance will not knowingly collect Personally Identifiable Information from them. If Torrez Performance discovers personal data from a child through Torrez Performance’s Site, Torrez Performance will eliminate that data. You may learn more about protecting children’s privacy online by visiting: http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/pubs/consumer/tech/tec08.shtm.
Effective: April 1, 2018
Newest Version: April 1, 2018