Jake Sweeney Automotive, Inc.

Privacy Policy

 Effective Date:  January 15, 2019

General Statement

We take your online privacy seriously.  It is all about trust.  Our Privacy Policy describes the information we collect from and about you during your visit to our websites.  Our Privacy Policy also describes how we use this information, whom we share it with, and how we protect it. 

Personally Identifiable Information

During a normal visit to our web sites we will not collect your "personally identifiable information," such as your name, mailing address, e-mail address, telephone number, and social security number, unless you provide it to us voluntarily.  You may access our websites without providing your personally identifiable information, but you may by unable to enjoy all of the features available on the websites unless you provide the information.

Our primary goal in collecting personally identifiable information from you is to provide you with the information you need about our products and services.  For example, we may ask you for personally identifiable information in order to fulfill your request for information on a particular vehicle, service, or incentive.  We may also use this information to provide you with products that you may be interested in or to improve our service and functionality and to make our websites more user-friendly.

In some cases, an e-mail notification may be generated to inform you of receipt of your request or information.  This is the case when you choose e-mail as the method of communication for fulfilling the request.

We also may collect different types of personally identifiable information from a number of third-party sources in meeting your product and service needs.  

Non-Personally Identifiable Information

Our websites also collect "non-personally identifiable information," which is information that does not identify you on a personal level.  We accumulate this information on an aggregate basis from all website visitors.  Such non-personally identifiable information includes a listing of the site pages visited or the amount of time spent on each page.

Our primary goal in collecting non-personally identifiable information is to be able to perform site metrics that allow us to improve the functionality of our websites.  We need to collect this information in order to track page visits, recognize peak usage times, and analyze potential site redesign.

When you view one of our websites or interactive advertisements, the website uses cookies to remember certain information.  You may at any time disable or refuse to accept cookies by changing the preferences or settings on your web browser.  If you choose to disable cookies you will still be able to use our websites, but you may not be able to take full advantage of certain automation and other functionality features on the websites.  No personally identifiable information is collected with the cookies, and accepting cookies will not put you at risk for marketing by other sites.

Sharing Your Information

Personally identifiable information you provide to us may be gathered and stored in our databases and may be used for purposes of contacting you for things like promotional offers, marketing programs, or other communications from this website or other associated websites.

We do not sell, rent, share or otherwise provide your personally identifiable information to others except as stated and as otherwise permitted by law.  We may share your personally identifiable information with our subsidiaries.  We will not otherwise disclose your personally identifiable information with outside parties unless disclosure is required pursuant to a validly issued subpoena, court order, or other legal process, or when necessary to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims made by you or on your behalf.

Non-personally identifiable information may be shared with our subsidiaries, business partners, and affiliates. 

Third-Party Websites

Our websites contain links to third-party websites.  Please be aware that we disclaim any responsibility for the privacy practices of these third-party sites.  We encourage you to be aware when you leave our websites to take reasonable precautions when sharing your personally identifiable information on third-party websites.

Information Collected by Google:

Our website may also use other technologies to track which pages on our website our visitors view. This non-identifiable click-stream data helps us understand how visitors use our website. Our web server automatically collects the address of the website that you came from before visiting our website, which browser you used to view our site and any search terms you have entered on our site. Among other things, this information enables Google to generate analytics reports on the usage of our website. To opt-out of your website usage being included in our Google analytics reports, you may visit this site: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout   In addition to Google Analytics, you may have opted into other Google features or applications that interact with our website, such as Google signals, which may associate our or third-party website data with location-based analytics. Subject to your permissions with Google, we may have access to and use such analytics to better serve you marketing information, enhance our website or identify a store location nearest to you. You may access, manage and/or delete this information with Google by visiting https://myactivity.google.com/myactivity Our website (including our mobile site and application) may use location-based services to verify your location, deliver you relevant content and/or advertising based on your location, as well as to share your location with our service providers as part of the location-based services we offer. Further, we or our service providers may use your location information to display our nearest store location to you.

Data Security

To prevent unauthorized access, to maintain data security, and to ensure the correct use of information, we have established the appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect on our websites.  However, it is impossible to guarantee the security of our websites or of the information you provide and we expressly disclaim any guarantee for the security of our websites or the information you provide.

Trackable Toll Free Telephone Numbers

Jake Sweeney Automotive may use a trackable toll-free telephone number on our website or in advertisements. This toll-free telephone number may be used to contact us. If you call us using one of these toll-free numbers, we (or a service provider acting on our behalf) may collect non-personally identifiable information about the call (e.g. date, time, duration), as well as personally identifiable information (e.g. your name, the number from which your call originated). 

Publicly Posted Information   

Information that you make available to us and others via social media networks, forums, blogs, list services, chat rooms or similar functionality is public information that we or others may share or use in accordance with the law. 

Applications, Widgets, & Social Media 

We may include applications or widgets from social media providers that allow interaction or content sharing by their users. These widgets, such as a Facebook "Share" or "Like" button, are visible to you on the web page you visit. Integration between our website and social media networks such as Facebook, Twitter and others may allow social media networks in which you participate to collect information about you, even when you do not explicitly activate the network's application or widget. Please visit the applicable social media network's privacy policy to better understand their data collection practices and choices they make available to you. The privacy policy of the social media network controls the collection, use and disclosure of all personal information transmitted to that network.  

Protecting the Privacy of Minors

Protecting the privacy of children is especially important to us.  Our websites are not directed at or intended for the use of anyone under 18 years of age, and we will not knowingly let anyone under the age of 18 provide us with personally identifiable information.  If you are under the age of 18, please do not provide any information about yourself on our websites.

Right to Opt Out

If at any time you want to delete or correct any information in our databases, please send an e-mail to:


or send a letter to:

Jake Sweeney Automotive, Inc.
Attention:  E-Commerce
33 West Kemper Road
Cincinnati, Ohio 45246

Changes to this Privacy Policy

If at any time we change this Privacy Policy we will post the revised Policy on our websites with an updated Effective Date to reflect the date of the amendment.  Your continued use of our websites following the Effective Date of any such amendment shall be deemed to constitute your acceptance of the amended Privacy Policy.