OnStar Connections

July 16, 2009 by



Effective July 2009

OnStar Connections is a forum for the online community to discuss OnStar and the service it provides to millions of subscribers on a daily basis. Consistent with its core privacy practices, OnStar is dedicated to the responsible handling of your information. We want you to understand our privacy practices for social networking, specifically, what information we gather, how that information is used, and with whom we share that information. We are committed to following our privacy practices and to complying with the law.

By using or accessing OnStar Connections, you understand and agree to the practices described in this privacy statement.

When you visit OnStar Connections, we will collect your browser type and IP address as well as store certain information from your browser through the use of “cookies.” For example, we will use session ID cookies to confirm you are logged-in. Generally, cookies and other tracking devices may be used to tell us the time and length of your visit, the pages you look at on our site, the site you visited just before coming to ours, and the name of your Internet service provider. You may elect to refuse cookies. Please refer to your browser’s help instructions to learn more about cookies and how to manage their use.

In order to post any content to OnStar Connections, you must register with a username, email address, and expressly consent to the Terms of Service and this privacy statement. As part of your registration or at any time during which you maintain an active OnStar Connections account, you may also choose to set up a profile and provide additional information such as your first and last name, nickname, a website address, instant messenger username(s), and any additional personal information you wish to share. Anyone who visits OnStar Connections, whether a registered member or a non-registered visitor, will be able to view your profile information. Post information or content on this site at your own risk. We cannot always control the actions of other OnStar Connections members who view and post content on this site.

We will use the information we collect through OnStar Connections to manage the website and occasionally send you notifications regarding your registration or use of the OnStar Connections website. Your information will only be shared with our third party service providers who require access to deliver the web site services identified above.

By using OnStar Connections, you agree to have your personal information transferred to and processed in the United States.

OnStar Connections may contain links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other web sites.

You may modify or delete any of your personal profile information on OnStar Connections at any time by logging into your OnStar Connections account. Information will be updated immediately. Individuals who wish to deactivate their OnStar Connections account may do so by contacting admin@onstarconnections.com.

If you have a more specific question regarding your privacy or our privacy practices, contact us via email.