Car Buyers Guide Privacy Notice

Last updated April 15th 2013

As our customer this entitles you to use our services on the web site From time to time we provide this service free of charge. To avail of our services you must also register your personal information with us. Car Buyers Guide knows that you care how information about you is used and shared and we appreciate your trust in us to do that carefully and sensibly. This notice describes our privacy policy. By using Car Buyers Guide web site, you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this Privacy Notice.

1. Controllers of Personal Information

Any personal information provided or to be gathered by Car Buyers Guide is controlled primarily by Car Buyers Guide of Penthouse Floor, Arena House, Arena Raod, Sandyford Industrial Estate, Dublin 18.

Car Buyers Guide adheres to the European Directive on data protection.

2. Collection and Use of Personal Information About Customers

The information we learn from customers helps us personalize and continually improve your experience at Car Buyers Guide. We use the information to deliver services and products, process payments, communicate with you about orders, products, services and promotional offers, update our records and generally maintain your accounts with us, display content such as my basket and customer reviews and recommend vehicles and services that might be of interest to you. We also use this information to improve our site, subscription options and platform, prevent or detect fraud or abuses of our website and enable third parties to carry out technical, logistical or other functions on our behalf.

Here are the types of information we gather.

3. What About Cookies?

Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser and to provide features such as search within 5 miles of your home, personalized greetings and storage of items in your "Your Basket" between visits.

4. Does Car Buyers Guide Share the Information It Receives?

Information about our customers is an important part of our business and we are not in the business of selling it to others. We share customer information only as described below:

5. What Choices Do I Have?

6. Conditions of Use, Notices and Revisions

This notice is governed by the laws of Ireland. If you have any concern about privacy at Car Buyers Guide, please send a thorough description to and we will try to resolve it.

Our business changes constantly and our Privacy Notice will change also. We may e-mail periodic reminders of our notices and conditions, unless you have instructed us not to, but you should check our website frequently to see recent changes. Unless stated otherwise, our current Privacy Notice applies to all information that we have about you and your account. We stand behind the promises we make, however, and will never materially change our policies and practices to make them less protective of customer information collected in the past without the consent of affected customers.

7. Information You Give Us

You provide most of such information when you search, buy, post, participate in a contest or questionnaire or communicate with customer services. For example, you provide information when you search for a product, place an order through Car Buyers Guide or one of our third-party partners, communicate with us by phone, e-mail or otherwise, complete a questionnaire or a contest entry form, employ other personal notification services such as Car Buyers Guide Vehicle Alerts. As a result of those actions, you might supply us with such information as your name, address and phone number, your credit card information, details of people to whom purchases should be shipped (including address and phone number) etc.

8. Automatic Information

Examples of the information we collect and analyze include the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, login, e-mail address, password, computer and connection information such as browser type and version, your operating system and platform, purchase history, which we sometimes aggregate with similar information from other customers to create features the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL), through and from our website (including date and time), cookie number and products/vehicles/editorial you viewed or searched for.

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9. Does Car Buyers Guide Share the Information It Receives?

Information about our customers is an important part of our business and we are not in the business of selling it to others. We share customer information only as described below: Behavioural Advertising Companies.

These companies help us manage online advertising. Our approved, advertising partners, primarily Crimtan and Insightful Media use cookies together with web beacons to provide advertising to you and to enable us to manage our relationship with those advertisers by, for example, tracking how many unique users have seen a particular advertisement or followed a link in an advertisement. to measure general user behaviour across our sites and third party sites to build a profile based on users browsing patterns so that we and third parties can target advertising to users that will be more relevant to users’ interests. This means that if, for example, users visit a page with a review about a particular car then the cookie will collect this information and we may target adverts for that car to those users and, if users visit third party sites that are part of the same advertising network, those third parties may target adverts for that car to those users. If you would prefer to opt out of cookies please click here.