September 18, 2016

Privacy Policy

ThreePoints Pty Ltd is committed to protecting online user privacy. This Privacy Policy discloses the privacy practices governing our knowing collection, use, and disclosure of information. In order to ensure your privacy, information we collect is used only in the manner and for the purposes described below.

Anonymous User Information:

ThreePoints Pty Ltd collects some anonymous information each time you visit ThreePoints Pty Ltd so we can improve the overall quality of your online experience. We collect your IP address, referral data, and browser and platform type. You do not have to register with ThreePoints Pty Ltd before we can collect this anonymous information. We do not collect any unique information about you (such as your name, e-mail address, etc.) except when you specifically and knowingly provide such information. ThreePoints Pty Ltd does not require you to share information that identifies you personally, such as your name or email address, in order for you to use the ThreePoints Pty Ltd search.  Like most standard Web site servers, we use log files to collect and store this anonymous user information. We analyse this information to examine trends, administer the site, track user’s movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. ThreePoints Pty Ltd may present links in a format that enables us to understand whether they have been followed. We use this information to understand and improve the quality of the ThreePoints Pty Ltd search.

Cookies:

We use a feature of Internet web browsers called a “cookie,” which is a small file that is sent to your computer when you visit a website. This enables us to store user preferences and track user trends and search patterns. We use cookies to improve the quality of the ThreePoints Pty Ltd services and to better understand how users interact with us. We do not and cannot use Cookies to retrieve individual personally identifiable information about you from your computer unless you knowingly and willingly provided such information. The cookie technology we use cannot obtain information from your hard drive or pass on a computer virus. You can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some ThreePoints Pty Ltd features or services may not function properly without cookies.

Information security:

We take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data. We restrict access to your personally identifying information to employees who need to know that information in order to operate, develop or improve our services.

Aggregated General Information:

We may share aggregated general information about our site with our corporate partners or others. Examples of this include the number of users who searched for “Cellphones”, the daily number of unique visitors, or how many users clicked on a particular advertisement. Aggregated data does not contain any personally identifiable information that could be used to contact or identify you.

Information sharing:

We may share personally identifying information to other companies or individuals in any of the following limited circumstances:

  • We have your consent.
  • We provide such information to trusted businesses or persons for the sole purpose of processing personally identifying information on our behalf. When this is done, it is subject to agreements that oblige those parties to process such information only on our instructions and in compliance with this Privacy Policy and appropriate confidentiality and security measures.
  • When required by law wherein we have a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a criminal investigation, a court order, or legal process served on our Web site. We may also share your personal information if we believe it is necessary in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of ThreePoints Pty Ltd ‘s terms of use, or as otherwise required by law.

If you have an account, we may share the information submitted under your account among all of our services in order to provide you with a seamless experience and to improve the quality of our services. We will not disclose your account information to other people or non-affiliated companies, except in the limited circumstances described in this Policy or with your consent.

We may store and process personal information collected on our site in the relevant country in which ThreePoints Pty Ltd or its agents maintain facilities. By using our services, you consent to the transfer of your information among these facilities, including those located outside your country.

ThreePoints Pty Ltd may use third party service providers to serve ads and emails on our behalf. These companies may use technologies to measure the effectiveness of ads and emails and use information about your visits to ThreePoints Pty Ltd so that we can provide a better search experience to you. For this purpose, we may also provide these third parties service provider’s anonymous information about your site navigation.

We may share certain information about you with carefully selected business partners, including those who may offer services that complement those provided by us or which we believe may be of interest to you. We may also disclose information to third parties who assist us in providing our services to you. For example, we may engage third parties to make improvements on our site, to offer new products and to allow us to customize your experience on the Site.

Correspondence:

If you contact www.threepoints.co.nz, we may keep a record of that correspondence and we may collect your email address.

Third Party Information Gathering:

ThreePoints Pty Ltd includes content and ads from third parties that may perform user activity tracking other than that described herein. These third parties may place their own cookies on your computer, collect data or solicit personal information. For more information about each third party’s cookies, and how to “opt-out”, please refer to such third party advertiser’s privacy policy. ThreePoints Pty Ltd contains links to other sites on the Web. Please be aware that ThreePoints Pty Ltd is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every Web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this Web site.

Sale of Assets:

In the event that another company acquires all or substantially all of the assets related to the business of ThreePoints Pty Ltd, we reserve the right to include any or all stored personal information among the assets transferred to the acquiring company.

Google Analytics:

ThreePoints Pty Ltd uses Google Analytics to collect information about users. Information collected includes but is not limited to browser type, location, pages accessed, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used to provide general statistics regarding use of the site. Please read the Google privacy policy as well as the policy for Google Analytics Advertising Features.

Changes to Privacy Policy:

We reserve the right to amend or revise this privacy policy from time to time. We will post these changes to this page. Use of information that we gather now is subject to the privacy policy in effect at the time the information is used.