1. Acknowledgment and acceptance of terms
Motolingo Inc (“Motolingo”) is committed to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Statement sets forth our current privacy practices with regard to the information we collect when you or your computer interact with our website (“Website”), www.motolingo.com, or products such as mobile apps and web portals to access data ("Products") purchased from Motolingo. By accessing our Website or using our Products, you acknowledge and fully understand Motolingo’s Privacy Statement and freely consent to the information collection and use practices described in this Privacy Statement.
2. Participating Merchant Policies
Related services and offerings with links from this website or Motolingo products, including vendor sites, have their own privacy statements that can be viewed by clicking on the corresponding links within each respective website. Online merchants and others who participate in Motolingo services are encouraged to participate in industry privacy initiatives and to take a responsible attitude towards consumer privacy. However, since we do not have direct control over the policies or practices of participating merchants and other third parties, we are not responsible for the privacy practices or contents of those sites. We recommend and encourage that you always review the privacy policies of merchants and other third parties before you provide any personal information or complete any transaction with such parties.
3. Information We Collect and How We Use It
Motolingo collects certain information from and about its users three ways: directly from our Web Server logs, the user, and with Cookies.
a. Web Server Logs. When you visit our Website, we may track information to administer the site and analyze its usage. Examples of information we may track include:
-Your Internet protocol address.
-The kind of browser or computer you use.
-Number of links you click within the site.
-State or country from which you accessed the site.
-Date and time of your visit.
-Name of your Internet service provider.
-Web page you linked to our site from.
-Pages you viewed on the site.
c. Personal Information
Personally identifiable information is data that can be used to identify or contact a single person.
Visitors to our Website and users of our Products and services can register for future access. When you register, we will request some personal information that may include, but not be limited to, name, address, email, telephone number, account number and other relevant information. If you are purchasing or registering a product or service, system services on the device may access limited account information to authorize access or purchase of the app or in-app purchase features. Motolingo does not access other applications or information as a part of this process. You may also be asked to disclose personal information to us so that we can provide assistance and information to you. For example, such data may be warranted in order to provide online technical support and troubleshooting. Motolingo may save the visitor's email address and other information provided by the visitor at time of registration at the Website, in Products or when contacting Motolingo in any manner. This information may be used by Motolingo to provide Products and/or services to the visitor and users and to contact the visitor or users to communicate information about Motolingo Products and services. Other personal information that may be collected in the mobile app and shared with users in a web portal or via optional email messaging include:
- Driver or teen name and email address
- State of residence
d. Other information data typically collected from Motolingo Products and services and shared with users include the following:
- Location from the phone's GPS or GPS from an embedded device
- Data from computer(s) onboard the vehicle (e.g. vehicle speed)
- Certain interactions with and operating conditions on the mobile phone (e.g. exiting the app, phone calls)
- Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
- Driving performance, times and locations
Location data is not intended for real-time navigation, vehicle control or emergency service purposes. Visitors will always be provided with the option to not be contacted or to unsubscribe by contacting email@example.com or at the company address provided in this document. We will not disclose personally identifiable information we collect from you to third parties without your permission except to the extent necessary including:
- To fulfill your requests for services.
- To protect ourselves from liability,
- To respond to legal process or comply with law, or
- In connection with a merger, acquisition, or liquidation of the company
Some personally identifiable information and data may be shared with driving schools in which your account is associated for purposes of improving the product, services and marketing. The association of your account with a particular driving school is determined by the use of specific apps that are branded with a particular driving school's name or by the selection of a driving school within a Motolingo branded app.
4. Use of Web Beacons or GIF files
Motolingo Web pages may contain electronic images known as Web beacons – sometimes also called single-pixel gifs – that allow Motolingo to count users who have visited those pages and to deliver co-branded services. Motolingo may include Web beacons in promotional e-mail messages or newsletters in order to determine whether messages have been opened and acted upon. Some of these Web beacons may be placed by third party service providers to help determine the effectiveness of our advertising campaigns or email communications. These Web beacons may be used by these service providers to place a persistent cookie on your computer. This allows the service provider to recognize your computer each time you visit certain pages or emails and compile anonymous information in relation to those page views, which in turn enables us and our service providers to learn which advertisements and emails bring you to our website and how you use the site. Motolingo prohibits Web beacons from being used to collect or access your personal information.
5. Accessing Web Account Information
We will provide you with the means to ensure that personally identifiable information in your web account file is correct and current. You may review this information by contacting us by sending an email to –firstname.lastname@example.org.
6. Changes to this Statement
Motolingo has the right to update this privacy statement at any time. When we do, we will also revise the “updated” date at the top of this Privacy page. We encourage you to periodically review this privacy statement to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. Your continued use of the service constitutes your agreement to this privacy statement and any updates.
7. How Information is Secured
Motolingo takes precautions including administrative, technical and physical measures to safeguard your Personal Information against loss, theft, and misuse, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. Motolingo uses standard encryption technology when transferring or receiving personal account and financial information to ensure that your privacy is protected. Unless otherwise specified herein or on the site where you make a purchase, credit card numbers are used for payment processing only and are not retained for marketing purposes. Motolingo cannot guarantee the security of any information collected from the Website. Despite Motolingo's efforts to secure such information, it may be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed by some type of breach of Motolingo's physical, technical, and procedural safeguards. Customers use the services and visitors use the Website at their own risk. If Motolingo learns that a customer’s personal information has been disclosed to an unauthorized person, Motolingo will attempt to notify the Customer.
8. Regarding Children
Our Website, products and services are not intended for use by children under the age of 13. Children under 13 may not provide us any personal information, may not create an account at our Website, may not sign up to participate in any of our services, or make purchases via our Website. Except as may be required by law, Motolingo will not knowingly collect, maintain, or disclose any personal information from children under the age of 13. If you are a parent or guardian who has discovered that your child submitted his or her personal information without your consent, we will take reasonable steps to remove his or her personal information from our database at your request. To request removal of your child’s information, please send an e-mail to email@example.com. Please include the account name, password, and email address that your child submitted in the email message.
9. Contacting Us
If you have questions regarding our Privacy Statement, its implementation, failure to adhere to this Privacy Statement and/or our general practices, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or send your comments to: Motolingo Inc
Attention: Privacy Statement Manager
5580 Terri Ct
Bartlesville, OK 74006
Motolingo will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly respond and resolve any problem or question.
Prior version of policy can be found here. The primary changes in this new policy are as follows:
Definition of Personally Identifiable Information
Clarification of account access requirement (Android specific) is used only for In-App Purchases and not to access other accounts
Added sharing of some personal information to users via email and can include the driver or teen's email address and state of residence. Users are by definition authorized.
Other information such as phone state (incoming and outgoing) calls are collected as well for purposes of monitoring distractions
Some information may be shared with driving schools based on the particular app downloaded or driving school selection within the Motolingo app