This Privacy Statement explains in general terms how USATODAY.CO.NZ protects the privacy of your personal information under the National Privacy Principles. It will apply to any personal information you provide to us in the course of your dealings with us.
This Privacy Statement will also apply to any information about you that is provided to us by someone else such a previous client .
What information do we collect?
The types of personal information that we collect from you will depend on the circumstances of collection and on the type of service you request from us.
As we are required by law to obtain your consent to the collection of “sensitive information” we will assume that you have consented to the collection of all information which is provided to us for use in accordance with this Statement, unless you tell us otherwise.
How we collect information
We may collect personal information about you when you deal with us over the telephone, send us correspondence (whether by letter, fax or e-mail), visit our web site or when you have contact with us in person. As well as collecting information directly from you, there may be occasions when we collect information about you from a third party .
- from people making orders from a friend or family member on your behalf;
- from other service providers who collect information on our behalf;
How we use your personal information
We generally collect your personal information for the following purposes:
- to process your order arrangements and other transactions
- to facilitate your participation in loyalty programs
- to conduct marketing activities and market research
- to offer special pricing / discounts
Some of the personal information we collect will be essential for us to be able to accurately identify who is using the service. Other types of personal information we collect will help us to profile who is using our services and what their interests are