Collection and use of personal information
Whenever you access this website, webhostingreviews.co.nz will collect the following types of information from you:
The IP address of your machine when connected to the internet and the domain name from which you are accessing the internet;
The operating system and the browser your computer uses and any search engine you are using;
The date and time you are visiting; and
The URL’s of the pages you visit, as well as any other information you may explicitly provide in the course of accessing the website, such as your name, gender, email address and other personal details such as telephone number.
webhostingreviews.co.nz also reserves the right to collect more extensive information where it deems such action is appropriate, such as in the case of any security concerns which may arise. Where possible, information will be obtained directly from you. However, you acknowledge that by accessing the website information may be collected from you as a result of the workings of the website and the attached systems and software.
Use of Information
webhostingreviews.co.nz uses the information provided by you or generated by your use of the website to provide you with any services or goods you may request from webhostingreviews.co.nz. We also use information collected from you to assess the performance of the website and to ensure that the website serves your needs in the most efficient manner possible.
Links to Other Websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Unfortunately, no data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed as totally secure. Whilst webhostingreviews.co.nz strives to protect such information, we do not warrant and cannot ensure complete security of any information which you transmit to us. Accordingly, any information which you transmit to us is transmitted at your own risk. Nevertheless, once we receive your transmission, we will take reasonable steps to preserve the security of such information.
You are entitled to access any information which webhostingreviews.co.nz may hold about you and webhostingreviews.co.nz is obliged to provide this information to you as long as it has such information and such information can be readily retrieved. You are also entitled to request webhostingreviews.co.nz correct any inaccuracies in any information which webhostingreviews.co.nz holds about you. webhostingreviews.co.nz is entitled to charge you for the reasonable costs of retrieving, providing this information and as applicable correcting this information.
You agree that webhostingreviews.co.nz may provide any personal information it collects about you to its related companies, debt collection and credit reference agencies and any other parties it deems necessary in relation to providing you access to this website, for any services you acquire or goods you purchase from webhostingreviews.co.nz, to recover any money you owe to webhostingreviews.co.nz and to exercise any lawful right webhostingreviews.co.nz, its related companies or debt collection and credit reference agencies may have. You also authorise any person to provide webhostingreviews.co.nz with such information as webhostingreviews.co.nz may require in response to credit enquiries.
webhostingreviews.co.nz does not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13 and does not target its websites to children under 13. We encourage parents and guardians to take an active role in their children’s online activities and interests.
You also agree that webhostingreviews.co.nz is entitled to disclose information it holds about you without your prior permission if webhostingreviews.co.nz reasonably believes that such disclosure is necessary to:
Conform to legal requirements;
Comply with legal process or help to maintain the law;
Protect webhostingreviews.co.nz rights or property or that of webhostingreviews.co.nz related companies; or
Enforce the Terms and Conditions of access to this website.
webhostingreviews.co.nz may combine any information which it collects from you with information collected by its related companies.
Keeping your personal information secure
webhostingreviews.co.nz takes seriously the trust you place in us. To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, to maintain data accuracy, and to ensure the appropriate use of the information, webhostingreviews.co.nz utilizes appropriate physical, technical and administrative procedures to safeguard the information we collect.
When collecting or transferring sensitive information such as credit card information we use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. The personal information you provide us is stored on computer systems located in controlled facilities which have limited access. When we transmit highly confidential information (such as credit card number) over the internet, we protect it through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Credit card numbers are used only for processing payments and are not used for other purposes.