Our dealership takes your privacy seriously and is committed to safeguarding your privacy online. Because we do
gather certain types of information from visitors to our sites, we have developed a privacy statement to help you
understand the terms and conditions surrounding the collection and use of that information. This statement
discloses the types of information we gather, how it is used, and how you can gain access to and edit any data that
we've collected about you at any time.
Our dealership respects the privacy of individuals who visit our Web sites, send us e-mail, or participate in
features/services we offer online. Accordingly, our policy regarding online privacy has been developed using the
following guiding principles:
Our dealership maintains a strict "no-spam" policy. Subscribers to our e-mail services (or any other
feature/service found on our Web site) will not receive unsolicited e-mail messages from us. Our dealership
collects information online primarily to provide our visitors with a more relevant experience on our sites. When
doing so, we will make every reasonable effort to avoid excessive or irrelevant collection of data. Our dealership
will take reasonable physical, electronic and managerial measures to safeguard and secure any information you
provide to us (e.g. data will be stored in protected databases on secured servers with restricted access). Our
dealership will not share any information you've provided to us with anyone without your consent other than to
provide the service you've requested. At the time you register for any such service, you will be notified of, and
asked to consent to, the sharing of your information with any particular third party necessary to the provision of
the requested service.
Anytime you visit our Web site, we may gather certain non-personally identifiable information regarding the means
you use to access our site. This information may include the type and version of your browser, your service
provider, your IP address and any search engine you may have used to locate the site. We use this information to
help diagnose problems with our server, administer the Web site, and compile broad statistical data. In addition,
we gather certain navigational information about where you go on our Web sites. This information enables us to
determine which areas of the Web sites are most frequently visited and helps us to tailor the sites to the needs
and interests of our online visitors. Such information is gathered by us in the aggregate and will not be
associated with a specific individual without that individual's consent.
Any information you provide to us (i.e. name, e-mail address, etc.) when you enroll in one of our E-Mail Reminder
Services, request information, or use any of the other interactive portions of our Web sites, is securely
maintained on our Web server and internal systems. This information may be used to provide you with information
you've requested about our company, our products and our services, or to provide you with special notices. You may
opt out of receiving future communications at any time (see opt-out Procedures below). This data may also be used
to tailor your experience on our sites by providing content that is relevant to your interests and geographic
To help us better understand and respond to your needs and interests, we may in the future receive information
about you from other sources. We will ask any provider of such information to represent and warrant that the
information has been gathered and maintained in accordance with all state and federal laws. Any such information
personal information you've provided.
Disclosure of Personal Information:
Our dealership understands the importance of your privacy. We collect and maintain the personal information of
our consumers for our use and our subsidiaries. We do not sell, rent, or trade consumer information to third
parties, other than as described below, and never without your consent. Third parties may collect personally
identifiable information about your online activities over time and across different websites when you use this
Our dealership may partner with select retailers and other companies at various times to provide expanded
services to our site visitors. As part of such a relationship, we may share with these companies the use of certain
interactive Web site functions (i.e. the E-Mail Reminder Service). Information provided by site visitors through
the use of such interactive functions may be available to both our dealership and our partners.
Our dealership may use other companies and individuals to perform certain functions on our behalf. Examples
include administering e-mail services and running special promotions. Such parties only have access to the personal
information needed to perform these functions and may not use or store the information for any other purpose.
Subscribers or site visitors will never receive unsolicited e-mail messages from agents working on our behalf.
In the event that our dealership sells or transfers a particular portion of its business assets, consumer
information may be one of the business assets transferred as part of the transaction. If substantially all of the
assets of our dealership are acquired, consumer information may be transferred as part of the acquisition.
Our dealership may disclose specific personal information based on a good faith belief that such disclosure is
necessary to comply with or conform to the law or that such disclosure is necessary to protect the users of our Web
sites, the sites themselves, or the public.
about you may be shared with third parties, and you will be given the opportunity to decline to share that
Our dealership may use a browser feature known as a "cookie." Cookies are small files placed on your hard drive
with the convenience of not having to reenter information, such as user IDs and passwords, multiple times during
your visits to our Web sites. Cookies can also be utilized to help us provide you with information targeted to your
interests, based upon your prior browsing on our Web sites. The "help" section of the toolbar on most browsers will
inform you on how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you upon the
our Web sites may not function correctly and you may be required to renter any user IDs and passwords more
Accessing Our Web Sites from Outside of the United States:
If you are visiting our Web site from a location outside of the U.S., your connection will be through and to
servers located in the U.S. Any information you provide during your visit will be processed and maintained on our
Web server and other internal systems located within the U.S.
Our Web sites contain links to other sites. Our dealership is not responsible for the privacy practices or the
content of such Web sites. To help ensure the protection of your privacy, we recommend that you review the privacy
policy of any site you visit via a link from one of our Web sites.
The personal data record created through your registration with our Web site can only be accessed with the unique
password associated with that record. To protect the integrity of the information contained in this record, you
should not disclose or otherwise reveal your password to third parties.
Our Web sites may make chat rooms, forums, message boards, and/or news groups available to its users at various
times. Please remember that, unless otherwise stated, any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes
public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information in these
You may always opt-out of receiving future communications from our dealership. Our sites allow users to opt-out
of receiving such communications at the point where personal information is requested, or through other means as
Browser-Based Do Not Track:
Some browsers incorporate a "Do Not Track" (DNT) feature that, when turned on, signals to websites and online
services that you do not want to be tracked. Because there is not yet an accepted standard for how to respond
to a DNT signal, we do not currently respond to DNT signals on this website or on websites where we provide
advertisements, content, or other services.
Your privacy is important to STG Auto Group.
WHAT DOES STG AUTO GROUP ("STG AUTO GROUP") DO WITH YOUR PERSONAL INFOMATION?
Financial companies choose how they share your personal information. Federal law gives consumers the right to limit
some but not all sharing. Federal law also requires us to tell you how we collect, share, and protect your personal
information. Please read this notice carefully to understand what we do.
The types of personal information we collect and share depend on the product or service you have with us. This
information can include:
- Social Security number and income
- account balances and payment history
- credit history and employment information
All financial companies need to share customers’ personal information to run their everyday business. In the section
below, we list the reasons financial companies can share their customers’ personal information; the reasons STG Auto
Group chooses to share; and whether you can limit this sharing.
|Reasons we can share your personal information
||Does STG Auto Group share?
||Can you limit this sharing?
|For our every day business purposes such as to process your transactions, maintain your account(s), respond to court orders and legal investigations, or
report to credit bureaus
|For our marketing purposes to offer our products and services to you
|For joint marketing with other financial companies
|For our affiliates’ everyday business purposes information about your transactions and experiences
|For our affiliates’ everyday business purposes information about your creditworthiness
|For our affiliates to market to you
|For nonaffiliates to market to you
To limit our sharing:
Email optout@STGautogroup.com and include the words "Opt Out" in the subject line and body of your email.
Please note: If you are a new customer, we can begin sharing your information 30 days from the date we sent this
notice. When you are no longer our customer, we continue to share your information as described in this notice.
However, you can contact us at any time to limit our sharing.
|Who We Are
|Who is providing this notice?
||St. George Auto Sales, Inc. dba STG Auto Group (“STG Auto Group”)
|What We Do
|How does STG Auto Group protect my personal information?
||To protect your personal information from unauthorized access and use, we use security measures that comply with
federal law. These measures include computer safeguards and secured files and buildings.
|How does STG Auto Group collect my personal information?
||We collect your personal information, for example, when you:
State laws and individual companies may give you additional rights to limit sharing. See below for more on your rights
under state law.
- visit our website
- apply for financing or give us your income information
- provide employment information or give us your contact information
- pay your bills
|What happens when I limit sharing for an account I hold jointly with someone else?
||Your choices will apply to everyone on your account.
||Companies related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.
- STG Mortgage, Inc. and all institutions in the STG Mortgage, Inc family of companies. Our other affiliates include
companies with the STG Auto Service, Inc. or STG name; financial companies.
||Companies not related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.
- Nonaffiliates we share with could include insurance companies, mortgage companies, credit card companies and direct
||A formal agreement between nonaffiliated financial companies that together market financial products or services to
- Our joint marketing partners could include insurance companies, automobile dealers and credit card companies.
Other Important Information:
California residents: We will not share personal information with nonaffiliates to market to you, except with your
express consent. We will not share your personal and financial information with affiliates or joint marketing
companies, if you instruct us not to do so. To limit our sharing with affiliates and joint marketing companies, please
send an email to optout@STGAutoGroup.com and include the words “Opt Out” in the subject line and body of your email, or
call us at (888) 307-1665.
Vermont residents: We will not share personal information with nonaffiliates to market to you, or share consumer report
information about you with affiliates or joint marketing companies, except with your express consent.
STG Auto Group
Attn: Privacy Officer
10325 Central Ave.
Montclair, CA 97163
Telephone: (888) 307-1665