Team Awakening Trading Trust, trading as Theo van der Merwe ("Theo van der Merwe"), understands that your privacy is important to you. We respect your rights under the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) ("Privacy Act") and follow the Privacy Act's requirements which govern the way in which we collect, use, disclose, store, secure and dispose of your personal information.
Personal and non-personal information
"Personal Information" includes any information that can be used to personally identify you, such as your name, address, telephone number, email address and occupation. It may also include details of your visits to this website.
We may collect Personal Information from you in the following ways:
• When you send us an application or other form from the website, including from cookies;
• When you conduct a transaction with us, our affiliates or others;
• When we collect information about in you in support of a transaction, such as credit card details; and
• In some places on this website, you have the opportunity to send us Personal Information to elect to receive particular information, to purchase access to one of our products or services, or to participate in an activity.
We collect your Personal Information in order to provide our services to you. You may unsubscribe from our mailing lists at any time by clicking on the appropriate link or by contacting us in writing.
Non-personal information is information collected from you that cannot identify you. If you visit this website to read information, such as information about one of our services, we may collect certain non-personal information about you from your computer’s web browser. Because non-personal information cannot identify you or be tied to you in any way, there are no restrictions on the ways that we can use or share your non-personal information.
Cookies, Google analytics and third party plug-ins
Cookies and related technologies may be used to collect information on our website. A cookie is a small summary file that contains a unique ID number which is sent to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. Cookies are used to measure traffic patterns, site page visits and can act as a convenience feature to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer.
Most web browsers automatically accept cookies but you may modify your browser settings to decline cookies at any time.
How does Theo van der Merwe use your personal information?
Theo van der Merwe may keep and use Personal Information we collect from or about you for purposed including, but not limited to the following:
- to provide you with access to this web site or other products or services;
- to respond to your requests for information;
- to bill you for products/services you have purchased;
- to provide ongoing service and support;
- to contact you with information that might be of interest to you including information about products and services of ours and of others;
- to seek your opinion or feedback on our products or the products of others;
- for record keeping and analytical purposes; and
- to research, develop and improve programs, products, services and content.
Personal information collected online may be combined with information you provide to us through other sources We may also remove your personal identifiers (your name, email address, social security number, etc). In this case, you would no longer be identified as a single unique individual. Once we have de-identified information, it is non-personal information and we may treat it like other non-personal information. Finally, we may use your personal information to protect our rights or property, or to protect someone’s health, safety or welfare, and to comply with a law or regulation, court order or other legal process.
Sharing your Personal Information
We may share your Personal Information with our employees, contractors or service providers for the purpose of our business activities or for the operation of our website, including web hosting providers, IT systems administrators, professional advisors (including accountants, solicitors, business advisors and consultants) or any organisation with your express consent for authorised purposes.
We will not sell, exchange or publish your Personal Information, except in conjunction with a corporate sale, merger, dissolution, or acquisition. For some sorts of transactions, in addition to our direct collection of information, our third party service vendors (such as credit card companies and banks) may collect Personal Information directly from you to assist you with your transaction. We do not control how these third parties use such information, but we do ask them to disclose how they use your Personal Information before they collect it.
If you submit a review for a third party (eg Facebook) we will gather your basic information (such as name and email address) to share with the third party for whom you are submitting the review.
How is Personal Information used for communications?
We may contact you by e-mail, Messenger, Facebook, mail or telephone to provide you with information regarding products, services and content that may interest you. If you do not wish to receive marketing information, please let us know in writing or use the unsubscribe function contained in our email.
Security and disposal of your Personal Information
We have procedures in place to securely protect your Personal Information from loss, misuse, unauthorised access, modification or disclosure. Only authorised personnel and third party vendors have access to your Personal Information and they are required to treat your information as confidential. Despite these precautions, we cannot guarantee the security of the information you share with us online or that the information you provide to use will not be intercepted while being transmitted online. Any Personal Information or other information that you share with us online is transmitted at your own risk.
Personal Information is stored in your client file which we keep for a minimum of 7 years. You may request access to your Personal Information at any time. We may require identification from you before releasing the requested information. Access to your Personal Information may be denied in circumstances where it elates to existing or anticipated legal proceedings, where your request is vexatious or if the granting of access would breach the confidentiality or privacy of others.
When your Personal Information is no longer needed, we will take all reasonable steps to destroy that information or ensure that the information can no longer be identifiable to you.
This site contains links to other sites that provide information that may be useful to you. Please refer to the privacy policies of those other websites as we are not responsible for their use of your Personal Information.
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