Information about GarageYou

Privacy policy


GarageYou service: 

Owned by You Me Him And Her LLC  And GarageYou LLC

Name of the register

User register of the GarageYou service

Use of personal details (purpose of register)

Personal details are collected to make communication and use of service possible. Details can be used for communication between service providers and users and also for direct communication between users. Some personal details are visible on the profile page of the user, but those details are voluntary (except name).

The handling of personal details is not outsourced, but the register data is stored on a server that is rented from a third party company.

Information content of the register

The following information may be stored in the register:

  • Personal details: Name, email address, phone number, street address
  • Account details: username, password (stored in encrypted format)
  • The description text that the user may write about him/herself
  • The offers and requests the user has posted to the service
  • The given and received feedback and badges
  • Statistical data about service usage, e.g. number times the user has logged in

Regular sources of information

Personal details are given by the user on registration to the service or when using it later.

Regular handovers of the information

The information may be handed over for research purposes as described in the Terms of use that the user accepts before starting to use the service. The researchers may not publish any research results so that identifying information would be revealed or that any specific user could be detected.

Information considering users of a single GarageYou community may be handed over to the client who has founded that community or to the community administrators appointed by that client.

Transfers of the information outside the EU and the European Economic Area

Information may be stored to a server that may be located inside or outside of the EU and the European Economic Area

Register protection principles

The information is stored on computers. The access to the information is restricted with passwords and physical access to the computers is restricted by the server hosting company.


GarageYou, LLC (“GarageYou”) subscribes to the seven privacy principles of the US Department of Commerce US–EU Safe Harbor Framework, which ensures our users are provided privacy protections of notice, choice, onward transfer, access, security, data integrity, and enforcement. You can find a link to this privacy policy at the footer of each GarageYou page, collectively called the "Site or App".

The words and phrases used in this policy have the same meaning as in the Terms & Conditions of Use - available at Terms & Conditions. The terms “we”, “our”, and “us” refer to GarageYou. The terms "users", "individuals", or "you" as used in this Privacy Policy, refer to any user providing personal data within the Site or App which includes Hosts, Renters, and Users.

The Site or App may contain links to third party websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of those websites.

This Privacy Policy was last updated on September 10, 2019, 12:00am Pacific Standard Time. This Privacy Policy applies from said date. This policy may be amended to reflect regulatory requirements, advances in technology, Site or App updates and changes in our personal information management practices. Any new policy will automatically be effective when it is published on the application or website, which will also be reflected in the last updated date and time.

  • 1. NOTICE
    Individuals agree to personal data collection upon entry within forms on the Site or App. Collection notice is accomplished through a link to this policy.

  • 2. CHOICE
    GarageYou does not disclose personal information to third parties, or use personal information for any purpose beyond that stated at time of collection.

    GarageYou transfers data necessary in carrying out your requests, and processing payment information through its vendors. GarageYou does not transfer any additional personal information to third parties. Spacer cooperates with law enforcement activities, and may pass your personal information upon legal demand by law enforcement. In the event that GarageYou is acquired, sold, liquidated, or enters bankruptcy, personal information will be transferred to the purchasing or managing entity with the expectation that equal or greater privacy controls will be maintained for all personal information transferred.

  • 4. ACCESS
    If you ever want to know what personal information has been collected, or wish to correct entered personal information that may not be possible through your account management page, please contact Customer Support.

    GarageYou has implemented procedural and technical controls to ensure your personal information is protected. Such controls include use of your browser's SSL encryption function, encrypted data storage, rights management controls, and employee training on the proper handling of personal information.

    All data collected is for purposes described in the NOTICE located at the point of data entry collection, when communicating with you, through third parties you authorize, and automatically through use of the Site or App as described in this policy. GarageYou collects, stores, and processes this information. GarageYou has four general purposes for collection personal information.

    1. Host account - the collection of personal information to establish your identity and maintain a current host account on the Site or App, and associated payment methods for the account.
    2. Renter account - the collection of personal information to establish your identity and maintain a current renter account on the Site or App, and associated payment methods for the account.
    3. Site or App Support - he collection of personal information for purposes of validating the identity of the user and resolution of the request.
    4. Web Cookies and Beacons - we may collect information on Site or App traffic and usage statistics. Personal information collected may include full name, address, your location, mobile identifiers, payment information, phone number, and IP address. We primarily collect your personal data to provide you with the services you request and those which we believe will optimize your use of the Site or App. You agree that we may use your personal information for the following purposes:
    5. For the services or to support your request;
    6. To contact you from time to time with user or service updates;
    7. To send other messages that help us provide our services on the Site or App;
    8. To assist people you have done business with. For example if you are an owner and a traveler who has booked or inquired with you needs your details we may pass them on; if you are a traveler and an owner you have booked with needs to contact you we may give them your details;
    9. To customize, measure, report on and improve our services, content and advertising;
    10. To promote services related to the Site or App or those of the GarageYou group and/or our affiliates;
    11. To compare information for accuracy, and verify it with third parties;
    12. To prevent, investigate or prosecute activity we think may be potentially illegal, unlawful or harmful and
    13. To enforce our Privacy Policy and/or our Terms or any other purpose referenced herein or therein.
    Enforcement is enabled through third party arbitration.