Our management and your use of this web site are governed by the privacy principles set out in the Australian Federal Privacy Act 1988 www.privacy.gov.au.
We collect some of your personal information through your use of the site. Your personal information that we collect includes information that is mandatory to use the site (e.g. email address), information you choose to provide to us (e.g. demographic information), or information relating to your activities and use of the site (e.g. pages visited on the site).
Your name, if provided, will be displayed to your ‘mates’ who you choose to invite or who you accept as ‘mates’. Your name will also be made visible to the Competition Manager for competitions that you join on the site and may also appear in search results for user search functions on the site. Your name may be displayed to other users if you provide authorisation to do so.
Certain demographic information that you choose to provide to us may be used to improve your experience on the site.
The information that we collect about your use (e.g. pages visited and date and time stamps) assists us to make ongoing improvements to the site.
We will not disclose information to third parties without your authorisation except where the third party is performing work on our behalf to provide you services related to the site, or in other instances where the law requires us to do so.
Your email address is stored and used to improve your use of the site. We may use your email address to contact you about administrative matters relating to your use of the site and, from time to time, to seek information that may assist us with improving the site.
Your email address may also be used to send reminders, newsletters or other information to you, provided we have received authorisation from you to do so.
You may also receive emails from other users on the site as part of the sites services (e.g. mates invitations, competition invitations). If you feel you are receiving excessive emails from a user, you can contact us to block the offending user from sending further emails to you.
We take all reasonable steps to protect your personal information held on the site. Our security controls include firewalls, password access, encryption and a secure server environment.
When purchasing from theGreatTipOff your financial details are passed through a secure server using the latest 128-bit SSL (secure sockets layer) encryption technology.128-bit SSL encryption is approximated to take at least one trillion years to break, and is the industry standard. If you have any questions regarding our security policy, please contact our customer service team
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