We reserve the right to make changes to this Policy at any given time. If you want to make sure that you are up to date with the latest changes, we advise you to frequently visit this page. If at any point in time WhipFlip, Inc. decides to make use of any personally identifiable information on file, in a manner vastly different from that which was stated when this information was initially collected, the user or users shall be promptly notified by email. Users at that time shall have the option as to whether to permit the use of their information in this separate manner.
This Policy applies to WhipFlip, Inc., and it governs any and all data collection and usage by us. Through the use of whipflip.com, you are therefore consenting to the data collection procedures expressed in this Policy.
It is always up to you whether to disclose personally identifiable information to us, although if you elect not to do so, we reserve the right not to provide our services. This website collects various types of information, such as:
In addition, WhipFlip, Inc. may have the occasion to collect non-personal anonymous demographic information, such as age, gender, household income, political affiliation, race and religion, as well as the type of browser you are using, IP address, or type of operating system, which will assist us in providing and maintaining superior quality service.
WhipFlip, Inc. may also deem it necessary, from time to time, to follow websites that our users may frequent to gleam what types of automotive related services and products may be the most popular to customers or the general public.
Please rest assured that this site will only collect personal information that you knowingly and willingly provide to us by way of surveys, completed vehicle quotes and offers, purchase transactions, and emails. It is the intent of this site to use personal information only for the purpose for which it was requested, and any additional uses specifically provided for on this Policy.
We are collecting your data for several reasons:
The data we collect from you will be stored for no longer than necessary. The length of time we retain said information will be determined based upon the following criteria: the length of time your personal information remains relevant; the length of time it is reasonable to keep records to demonstrate that we have fulfilled our duties and obligations; any limitation periods within which claims might be made; any retention periods prescribed by law or recommended by regulators, professional bodies or associations; the type of contract we have with you, the existence of your consent, and our legitimate interest in keeping such information as stated in this Policy.
We may allow the placement of third-party cookies, for example, from advertising networks, which may facilitate the delivery of advertisements about our service to you on other websites. For information about how to control third party cookies, please see the following third-party resource:Manage Cookies
In addition, the Network Advertising Initiative has an opt-out that its member companies follow. please see the following third-party resource:Optout
WhipFlip, Inc. does not now, nor will it in the future, sell, rent, or lease any of its customer lists and/or names to any third parties.
WhipFlip, Inc. may collect and may make use of personal information to assist in the operation of our website and to ensure delivery of the services you need and request. At times, we may find it necessary to use personally identifiable information as a means to keep you informed of other possible products and/or services that may be available to you from whipflip.com
WhipFlip, Inc. may also be in contact with you with regards to completing surveys and/or research questionnaires related to your opinion of current or potential future vehicle purchasing services that may be offered. WhipFlip, Inc. may find it beneficial to all our customers to share specific data with our trusted partners in an effort to conduct statistical analysis, provide you with email and/or postal mail, deliver support and/or arrange for deliveries to be made. Those third parties shall be strictly prohibited from making use of your personal information, other than to deliver those services which you requested, and as such they are required, in accordance with this agreement, to maintain the strictest of confidentiality with regards to all your information.
WhipFlip, Inc. uses various third-party social media features including but not limited to Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Google Reviews, and other interactive programs. These may collect your IP address and require cookies to work properly. These services are governed by the privacy policies of the providers and are not within WhipFlip, Inc.'s control.
WhipFlip, Inc. may not use or disclose the information provided by you except under the following circumstances:
WhipFlip, Inc. greatly respects your privacy. We do maintain and reserve the right to contact you if needed for non-marketing purposes (such as bug alerts, security breaches, account issues, and/or changes in WhipFlip, Inc. products and services). In certain circumstances, we may use our website, newspapers, or other public means to post a notice.
WhipFlip, Inc.'s website is not directed to, and does not knowingly collect personal identifiable information from, children under the age of thirteen (13). The minimum age to utilize WhipFlip's vehicle purchasing service is eighteen (18) or with parent or guardian permission if underage. If it is determined that such information has been inadvertently collected on anyone under the age of thirteen (13), we shall immediately take the necessary steps to ensure that such information is deleted from our system's database, or in the alternative, that verifiable parental consent is obtained for the use and storage of such information. Anyone under the age of eighteen (18) must seek and obtain parent or guardian permission to use this website and WhipFlip vehicle purchasing service.
All users and visitors to our website have the option to discontinue receiving communications from us by way of email or newsletters. To discontinue or unsubscribe from our website please send an email that you wish to unsubscribe to firstname.lastname@example.org or from the corresponding “Unsubscribe” link found in any WhipFlip email. If you wish to unsubscribe or opt-out from any third-party websites, you must go to that specific website to unsubscribe or opt-out. WhipFlip, Inc. will continue to adhere to this Policy with respect to any personal information previously collected.
If you are a resident of California, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits you to request information regarding the disclosure of your personal information by WhipFlip, Inc. or its subsidiaries to a third party for the third party’s direct marketing purposes. The right granted to California residents applies only to their activities within the state of California. To make such request, please send an email to email@example.com or write us at:
1007 N Orange St, 4th Floor,
Wilmington, DE 19801
ATTN: CA Privacy Rights
WhipFlip, Inc.'s operations are located primarily in the United States. If you provide information to us, the information will be transferred out of the European Union (EU) and sent to the United States. (The adequacy decision on the EU-US Privacy became operational on August 1, 2016. This framework protects the fundamental rights of anyone in the EU whose personal data is transferred to the United States for commercial purposes. It allows the free transfer of data to companies that are certified in the US under the Privacy Shield.) By providing personal information to us, you are consenting to its storage and use as described in this Policy.
WhipFlip, Inc. takes precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline. Wherever we collect sensitive information (e.g. credit card information), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a lock icon in the address bar and looking for "https" at the beginning of the address of the webpage.
While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers and servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment. This is all done to prevent any loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, or modification of the user's personal information under our control.
The company also uses Secure Socket Layer (SSL) for authentication and private communications to build users' trust and confidence in the internet and website use by providing simple and secure access and communication of credit card and personal information.
This Policy and statements are effective as of June 29th, 2020. We reserve the right to amend and modify this Policy at any time upon review of our privacy and data security practices. WhipFlip will post any changes of this Policy to our website and will disclose the exact date of change.
Last Revised and Effective: July 1st, 2020