At the end of your lease, you have the option to buy your vehicle, rent another vehicle or simply return your vehicle. You should also explore your options, watch an inspection, complete plans and prepare to light your vehicle. Learn more about the end of leasing options. 12. Privacy, security and data retention. We limit access to non-public personal data about you, including your Social Security number, to employees and others we have recruited who need to know the information necessary to provide you with products and services and to provide us with their account. We maintain physical, electronic and procedural security measures that comply with applicable federal standards to protect your non-public personal data. If you choose to complete and submit our credit application online or access your online account services via our websites, your personal data will be protected by an encryption process during the transfer. You can personally confirm the security of the site by taking into account our information about the certificate.
For Internet Explorer users, this can be found by clicking “File” in the toolbar, then on “Properties,” and then “Certificates.” It must indicate that the certificate is issued to my.toyotafinancial.com and issued by VeriSign Class 3 Secure Server. For Firefox users, certificates can be displayed by clicking on the castle icon in the bottom right corner of the browser. We keep your data in accordance with our data retention policies, including for the use of your relationships with us, if any, and for internal analysis. 16. THEIR CALIFORNIA DATA PROTECTION RIGHTS. This section applies to all California residents through whom we have collected personal data from any source, including through your use of our website, the purchase of our products or services, or electronic communication with us, in paper correspondence or in person. As a financial services company, TMCC applies privacy and security protection to your personal data, in accordance with U.S. federal law. As a result, certain personal data that we may collect and process about you to provide our financial products and services is excluded from the Consumer Protection Act (CCAC). In order to support our commitment to consumer transparency and privacy for our valued customers, we provide you with details on the sources, uses and related details of personal data that we can process about you. However, please note that our decision to provide you with this information is done exclusively on a voluntary basis and does not indicate that TMCC does so because it is required to do so under the CCAC or any other legal obligation.
TmCC therefore reserves the right to determine, at our sole discretion, the quantity and nature of the information we will provide to you in the future, or how to respond to the confidentiality requests you may provide to us. For the purposes of this section, “personal data” refers to information that identifies information to which it relates, is reasonably able or reasonably able to be directly or indirectly associated with a California consumer/resident or a specific household or that could reasonably be.