Privacy policy & cookies

This Policy sets out the basis on which any personal data that onlyauto.al (here in after referred to as "the Site") collects from you or that you provide to the Site, is processed by onlyauto.al. Please read the following informationon privacy policy and cookies (here in after referred to as “the Policy”) carefully to understand of the Site views and practices regarding the collection and processing of your personal data.

To ensure the data protection,the Site adheres to the following principles:
1. When required, the Site asks you for personal information to identify you, as well as to connect you.This information is requested when you create a new user account on the Site to use specific features, available only to registered users.
2. We receive, store and process your information in the following cases:
2.1. When you fill out any online application forms both when you register and update your account;
2.2. When you access or use the Site, such as to search for or post advertisements, pay for any available associated services, post comments or reviews, or communicate with other users;
2.3. When you link your account to a third party site or Social networking services (e.g. Facebook). If so, the Site obtains your personal information that you have provided to such a site, to the extent allowed by your settings with the third party site and authorized by you;
2.4. Any other connection with onlyauto.al.

We obtain, process and store your information mainly for the reason of facilitating the users’ access to the Site, which implies that a user does not have to enter his account data more the once. Moreover, we may use the provided data to bring to your information the alterations to the Terms of Use of the Site, advertising and commercial information, new services, information on updates and promotions.
If for any reason you decide not to register or provide your personal information, you can still use the majority of functions of onlyauto.al, except for the sections available only to registered users.
The Site does not store any information on payment cards (credit, debit and electronic cards), if you pay for the services by a card online.

Information collected and what it is used for

onlyauto.al collects, processes and stores the information you provide when you place an advertisement on the Site.
We collect your name, email address and telephone number as an obligatory part of advertisement process. You may be required to provide your postal address.
If your advert expires we use the information you provided in order to contact you for possible prolongation of your advert.
When placing an advertisement, you are required to provide bank details. Information on a payment card is collected via a secured connection, all payment transactions are encrypted. Payment Card information is used solely for the purpose of processing payment for your advertisement. onlyauto.al does not save any information on the payment requisites of your card.
By submitting your personal information, you agree to the above mentioned terms regarding the use of your personal information.

Third Parties & Marketing:

We do not sell your personal information to or share it with any third party.
By agreeing to this terms, you acknowledge that we may use any information provided by you (or collected from the sites, where you registered with the use of the account, created on the Site) to send you our offers.
We undertake not to pass or let out for lease your personal information to third parties for marketing purposes without your consent. We may use the information acquired from you to improve the scope of functions and services of the Site.
You may unsubscribe from our marketing newsletter by clicking the link in the marketing offeryou received.

Registration & User Account:

When you register, your information is protected bythe password you select. When registeringeach person must enter a unique email address and user name. Creating an account using an email address or user name already existing in the system is prohibited. We highly recommend that you select a password which is neither common nor known to others.
If you have already been registered and you have lost or forgotten your password, you may obtain it only via email, using our “Forgot Password” feature. Click the link on the login page to request your password tobe emailed to you. We donot provide the password by any other means.
The user may review and update his/her personal information. A user can view and edit the previously stated personal data in the section “Profile”. Once you have registered, you do not need to do it again.

Social Networking Services (social media):

A user may register on the Site using the personal account in a social network. We also offer easy access for the exchange of information with such social networks as Facebook, GooglePlus and Twitter.
If you provide us access to the personal information stored on the websites of third party social networks, the scope of access to such personal information shall vary per website and shall be determined by both your consent and your own browser settings. If you want to connect your third party account to your onlyauto.al account and you give your consent to our accessing the information in these third party accounts, you agree that we can collect, use and store information from this third party website in accordance with the present Policy.

Protection of your personal information:

We protect your information using technical and administrative security measures (such as firewalls, HTTPS, data encryption, and physical and administrative access controls to the data and servers) that limit the risks of loss, abuse, and unauthorized access. Never the less, if you consider your account to have been attacked, please contact us at Contact Us

Unsolicited commercial communications (“spam”):

It is not allowed to use our message system to send spam or other content that violates the Terms of Use of the Site. If you criminate someone abusing the Site (sending spam or spoofed messages), please notify us thereof.

Cookies policy:

The law on cookies changed in May 2011. Under the revised regulations, it is required not only to provide clear information on the terms of use of cookies but also to obtain users’ consent to store the cookies on their device. Such a measure has been designed to protect users’ online privacy. The user is enabled to find out what personal information websites requestand to choose whether they would like to submit personal information or not. Please read further for more information.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small piece of data that is sent from our web server to your browser and is then saved on the hard drive of your computer, smartphone or other device.

A cookie cannot:
• read off data of your hard disk or cookie files created by other sites;
• damage your system;
• run applications on your computer;
• infect your device with viruses.

You can change your browser settings to notify you of the Site’s request to save cookies or to refuse cookies at any time. If you choose not to accept cookies, some features of the Site maybe unavailable (e.g. services of automatic authorization, customized settings of the Site). We do not use cookies to identify you as a user of the site, except for the cases when you use the “Remember me” facility when logging in.

Session cookies:
These cookies are usedby a browser to exchange data with the Site while working with it. Session cookies expire within a few minutes of the moment user left the site. We may occasionally use 30 Day cookies which are similar to the Session cookies but last a bit longer. They store basic settings to help improve the service you receive from on the Site (e.g.such cookies keep track of the advertisements you have viewed in the last 30 days).

Permanent Cookies:
These cookies are stored on your computer and are not deleted when the browser is closed. This is toretain your preferences for a particular website, so that you could use it more convenient. Permanent cookies may be used to analyze the behavior patterns of our users in order to improve the quality of our services and to set priorities in the development of the Site.

We use cookies:
• to remember that you have used the Site before; this is to identify the number of unique visitors of different pages of the Site. This allows us to ensure that we have enough capacity for the concurrent service of all of the users and that the Site runs fast enough;
• to keep you logged in for the duration of your website session, this enables you to take certain actions on the Site, e.g. move from one page to another;
• to store your preferences or your user name and password so that you do not need to enter them every time you visit the Site;
• to customise elements of the Site layout and/or content of the pages;
• to collect statistical information on your usage of the Site in order to improve its performance;
• to analyze web traffics using Google Analytics or other means of web analysis;
• to present targeted advertisements based on the session data collected by cookies.

When you access the Site you receive a message advising that you should enable cookies’ storage at your hard drive. Thus you may access all the functions of the Site and we may make necessary alterations.
Deleting some of our cookies may seriously disrupt your use of the Site. You may always return to the present Policy at any time in order to find out how to change your preferences. You may find a link to this Policy at the bottom of everypage of the Site.
The collected information includes a reference to the IP address that you are using and information about the county and city you are in, as well as the name of your internet service provider. This information is sometimes used for targeted advertisements on the Site which will be relevant to your market segment.
The majority of web browsers automatically accept cookies butif you prefer, you may change your browser preferences either to notify you every time a cookie is set or to prevent cookies at all. For all matters connected with cookies and web browser setting, you may visit www.allaboutcookies.org. Please note, however, that by blocking or deleting cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of the Site.
We also use some cookies from trusted third party sources to provide certain features of the Site to you. We include the list of the cookies of the third party sources in the list of our cookies so that you could easily control cookies.
We reserve the right to change the present Privacy policy without prior notice to you. In case of alteration of the Policy it will be posted on the Site and become effective at the moment of its posting.