This policy applies to all visitors to our website, users of our mobile apps, and our customers (“you” and “your”).
2. Purpose of this policy
We respect your privacy and take the protection of personal information very seriously. The purpose of this policy is to describe the way we collect, store, use and protect information that can be associated with a specific natural or juristic person and can be used to identify that person (“personal information”).
2.1.1 Certain information collected on registration (see below); and
2.1.2 optional information that you voluntarily provide to us (see below).
2.2.1 information that has been made anonymous so that it does not identify a specific person;
2.2.2 permanently de-identified information that does not relate or cannot be traced back to you specifically;
2.2.3 non-personal statistical information collected and compiled by us and information that you have provided voluntarily in an open, public environment or forum.
3. Acceptance of terms
You must accept all the terms of this policy when you register for any of our services. If you do not agree with anything in this policy, then you
3.1 may not register for and use any of the services. You may not access our website or use our services if you are younger than 18 years old or
3.2 do not have legal capacity to conclude legally binding contracts. By accepting this policy, you are deemed to have read, understood, accepted, and agreed to be bound by all its terms.
We may change the terms of this policy at any time. We will notify you of any changes by email. If you do not agree with the change you must stop using the services. If you continue to use the services following notification of a change to the terms, the changed terms will apply to you and you will be deemed to have accepted such terms.
5.1 On registration. Once you register on our apps, you will no longer be anonymous to us as you will provide us with personal information.
This personal information will include:
5.1.1 Name, surname, company name, company details
5.1.2 Email address, telephone number and other contact details
5.1.3 Unique user ID, password
5.2 Collection on use. In order to provide the Services to you, you will be asked to provide us with additional information on a voluntary basis such as (“Service information”).
5.4 Cookies. When you access our website we may send one or more cookies (small text files containing a string of alphanumeric characters) to your computer to collect certain usage information. We use session cookies (which disappear after you close your browser) and persistent cookies (which remain after you close your browser which can be removed manually) and may be used by your browser on subsequent visits to our website. We use information gathered by cookies to improve the website.
5.5 Purpose for collection. We may use any service information and optional information provided by you for such purposes as indicated to you at the time you agree to provide such optional information. We may use your information to:
5.5.1 remember your information so that you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you access the app;
5.5.2 monitor website usage metrics such as total number of visitors and pages accessed; and
5.5.3 track your orders
6. Consent to collection
We will obtain your consent to collect personal information:
6.1 In accordance with applicable law; and
6.2 At the time you provide us with any registration information and optional information.
7.1 Messages and updates. We may send administrative messages and email updates to you regarding the app. In some cases, we may also send you primarily promotional messages. You can choose to opt-out of promotional messages.
8.1.2 Our service providers under contract who help with parts of our business operations (fraud prevention, bill collection, marketing, technology services). Our contracts dictate that these service providers only use your information in connection with the services theyperform for us and not for their own benefit;
8.1.3 Credit bureaus to report account information, as permitted by law;
8.1.4 Banking partners as required by credit card association rules for inclusion on their list of terminated merchants (in the event that you utilise the Services to receive payments and you meet their criteria);
8.2 Regulators. If you contact us regarding your experience with using any of our products, we may disclose your personal information as required of by law or governmental audit.
8.3 Law enforcement. We may disclose personal information if required:
8.3.1 by a subpoena or court order;
8.3.3 to protect the safety of any individual or the general public;
8.3.4 to prevent violation of our terms of service.
8.5 Marketing purposes. We may disclose aggregate statistics (information about the customer population in general terms) about the personal information to advertisers or business partners.
8.6 Change of ownership. If we undergo a change in ownership, or a merger with, acquisition by, or sale of assets to, another entity, we may assign our rights to the personal information we process to a successor, purchaser, or separate entity. We will disclose the transfer on the website. If you are concerned about your personal information migrating to a new owner, you may request us to delete your personal information.
8.7 Employees. We may need to disclose personal information to our employees that require the personal information to do their jobs.
9. Security of personal information
We protect your personal information using computer safeguards such as firewalls and data encryption to protect personal information, and we authorize access to personal information only for those employees who require it to fulfil their job responsibilities.
10. Accurate and up to date
We will try to keep the personal information we collect as accurate, complete and up to date as is necessary for the purposes mentioned in clause 5.7. From time to time we will request you to update your personal information on the website. You are able to review or update any personal information that we hold on you by accessing your account on our apps, by emailing us, or phoning us. Please note that in order to better protect you and safeguard your personal information, we do take steps to verify your identity before granting you access to your account or making any corrections to your personal information.
11. Retention of personal information
We will only retain your personal information for as long as it is necessary to fulfil the purposes mentioned in clause 5.7, unless:
11.1 retention of the record is required or authorised by law; or
11.2 you have consented to the retention of the record.
During the period of retention, we will continue to abide our non-disclosure obligations and will not share or sell your personal information.
12. Transfers of personal information outside South Africa
We may transmit or transfer personal information outside South Africa to a foreign country. Personal information may be stored on servers located outside South Africa (such as Germany or The Netherlands). You consent to us processing your personal information in a foreign country whose laws regarding processing of personal information may be different.
13. Updating or removing
You may choose to correct or update the personal information you have submitted to us, by updating your profile in our mobile apps.
We are not responsible for, give no warranties, nor make any representations in respect of the privacy policies or practices of any third party websites.