Policy on the use of cookies


This Cookie Policy applies to all users of the www.MyCarAlert.com website. The following information is intended to inform users about the placement, use and administration of these files in the context of browsing this website.

We use the term “cookies” to refer to cookies and similar technologies through which data can be collected automatically. Cookies are used to provide users with a better browsing experience and services adapted to the needs and interests of each individual user, namely:

  • improving the use of this website, including by identifying any errors that occur during visits;
  • providing anonymous statistics on how this website is used;
  • anticipation of possible services / goods that may be offered to users through this website in the future, depending on the browsing history.

Cookies provide us with valuable feedback that allows us to take measures to make this website more efficient and accessible for you.

1. What is a cookie file and for what purpose is it used?

Our website uses cookie technology to provide you with a better, personalized service that meets your needs. The data stored by the cookies used by us never show personally identifiable details.

A cookie file is a small text file that is stored and/or read by the browser on your device (computer, laptop, smartphone, etc.) depending on the websites you visit. These files make interaction with websites safer and faster, because they can remember your preferences, by sending information back to the original website (first-party cookie) or to another website to which they belong (third-party cookie) , when you visit that website again using the same device.

2. How you can control cookies

You can withdraw your consent to cookies at any time. For this purpose, you can block them, or even eliminate them, through the browser settings or by using software provided by third parties, or by following the specific instructions for each category of cookies. If you disable cookies, you may not have access to all the functions of this website.

If you want to remove stored cookies and configure your browser to refuse this type of files, you can use the preferences settings in your browser. To get more information, we invite you to access the links below:

  • Internet Explorer (https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-11)
  • Firefox (https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences)
  • Chrome (https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en&hlrm=en)
  • Safari (https://support.apple.com/guide/safari/manage-cookies-and-website-data-sfri11471/mac)
  • Opera (https://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/privacy/)

To learn more about cookies, you can visit www.allaboutcookies.org or www.youronlinechoices.eu for additional information on behavioral advertising and online privacy.

3. The cookie files used

Based on the function and purpose for which the cookie files we use are detailed in the window that will appear when you enter the site and which will ask for your consent in relation to the cookies used.

  • Absolutely necessary cookies are those that allow you to navigate the website and use its basic functions. These cookie files are indispensable for the use of websites.
  • Analytical and performance cookies enable the collection of data on traffic, traffic sources and user behavior on the website. This information helps to improve the way the website works. The expiration period of these cookie files is a maximum of 30 days.
  • Analytical and performance cookies enable the collection of data on traffic, traffic sources and user behavior on the website. This information helps to improve the way the website works. The expiration period of these cookie files is a maximum of 30 days.
  • Marketing and targeting cookies record the pages you have visited and the links you have accessed. This information is used to provide more relevant advertisements, but also to limit the frequency with which you may see an advertisement and to help measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns. For this purpose, we may share this information with third parties such as advertisers. The expiration period of these cookie files is a maximum of 30 days.
  • Social media cookies allow you to share your activity on social networks such as Facebook and Twitter. These cookies are not controlled by us.

We use the services of third parties to obtain information about the use of the website, to optimize the user experience and to present them with advertising outside the website. These third parties (for example, advertisers or web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control.

4. Cookie files used for statistical purposes and for web traffic monitoring

Google Analytics Our website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google. The information generated by the cookie files regarding the use of the website will be transmitted and stored by Google on servers that may be located in the EU, EEA and/or the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating the use of the website, drawing up reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services related to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties if it is required to do so by law or if these third parties process the information on Google’s behalf.

You can opt out of Google Analytics without affecting the way you can visit our website.

To prevent tracking by this type of cookie, you can install an add-on on your web browser (http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout).

5. Cookies for displaying targeted ads and content (targeted advertising cookies)

To tailor information and advertisements based on your interests and relevance, advertising providers try to understand your likely interests based on your visits and browsing behavior. Depending on these areas of interest, they can develop a segmented profile, after which they can adapt the content and advertisements on our website to various customer groups.

6. Social media cookies

On some websites, third parties that provide applications through these websites may place their own cookie files in order to monitor the performance of their applications or to customize these applications. For example, when you share an article using a share button on social networks (for example: Facebook, Twitter) available on a website, the social network platform associated with that button will record this.

These social media websites may also collect your personal data for their own purposes. SC Computer Force SRL has no responsibility for how social networking websites use your personal data. For information about the cookies set by social media websites and the data they may collect, please consult their privacy and cookie policies.

7. Links to other websites

On our website there are links to other third party websites that are not under our control. When these links are accessed, users are subject to the policy of the respective website. We recommend that you read their terms of use and privacy policies before using them or submitting personal data or any other information on or through them.

8. Modification of the Cookie Policy

Every time we change the cookie policy, you will be informed by publishing the new version online on the website.

The new version will enter into force on the date of online publication.