1.2 The Owner is committed to bringing You information tailored to Your individual needs and recognises the importance of protecting the privacy of personally identifiable information collected about our users.
1.5 You agree that the Owner may collect, collate, process and/or store Your personal information (as this phrase is defined in the ECT Act) ("Collect") for, amongst other things, the purposes of (i) providing You with access to the Web Site and the Web Site Content, (ii) bringing You information tailored to Your needs, and (iii) conducting research.
2. What personal information is Collected?
The Owner may Collect personal information that may include (with limitation), Your name and e-mail address, information relating to Your race, gender, ethnic or social origin, age, well-being, disability, personal opinions, views or preferences.
3. When is Your personal information Collected?
3.1 Personal information may be Collected in several ways.
3.2 Some personal information may be Collected when You register for services on the Web Site, during the carrying out of demographic research, or when promotions, competitions or surveys are held.
3.3 You acknowledge that promotions and competitions on the Web Site may be sponsored by third parties, or may be co-sponsored by the Owner together with third parties. You agree that some or all Your personal information may be shared with such third party.
4. How Your personal information is used?
4.1 The primary goal in Collecting Your personal information is to provide You with a better online experience, which may include, interactive communications, online shopping and other services.
4.2 Your personal information may be used to:
5. With whom is Your information shared?
5.1 While the Owner will attempt not to disclose any of Your personal information to third parties, except when we have your permission or in the legitimate business interests of the Owner, the Owner does not guarantee that Your personal information will not be shared with third parties without Your permission.
5.2 Your personal information may also be shared under the following circumstances:
5.3 What are cookies and how are they used?
5.5 The Owner may place a "cookie" on Your browser to store and sometimes track information about You.
6. Use of IP Address
An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to a computer whenever it is connected to the Internet. The Owner also logs IP addresses, or the location of computers on the Internet. The Owner collects IP addresses for the purposes of system administration, to report aggregate information to our advertisers, and to audit the use of the Web Site. The Owner does not ordinarily link IP addresses to personal information, which means that Your session may remain anonymous. However, the Owner cannot guarantee that this will always be the case. For example, it may be necessary to identify a particular user when it is necessary to enforce compliance with the Terms and Conditions or to protect our service Web Site, customers or other interests.
7. Links to other sites
When You are on the Web Site, You could be directed to other sites that are beyond the Owner's control. These other web sites may send their own cookies to You, collect data or solicit personal information. The Owner does not control the privacy policies of any advertisers, sponsors or other third party web sites.
The importance of security for all personal information associated with You is of the utmost concern to us. While the Owner exercises great care in providing secure transmission of Your personal information, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. The Owner cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to, or from the Owner's Web Site.
The Owner may periodically send e-mails to You about services, products or promotions offered by the Owner and its advertisers to the e-mail address provided by You.
10. Policies for Individuals Under 13 years of Age
The Owner encourages parents, teachers and guardians to spend time online with their children and to participate in the activities offered on the W eb Site. No information (including personal information) should be submitted to or posted on the Web Site by any person under 13 years of age without the consent of their parent, teacher or guardian.