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privacy policy

Welcome to Ballarat Mums. This Privacy Policy is designed to tell you about our practices regarding collection, use, and disclosure of information that you may provide via this site. By using this site, you agree to the terms Ballarat Mums Privacy Policy. Therefore, please be sure to read this entire Privacy Policy before using or submitting information to this site if in doubt.

What data is retained by Ballarat Mums & why?

Ballarat Mums values its visitors, clients and respects their privacy. We collect information in an effort to improve your advertising experience and to communicate with you about products, services, and promotions. We collect visitor email addresses only if voluntarily provided.

Some areas of this site may ask you to submit personally identifiable information in order for you to benefit from the specified features (such as newsletter subscriptions, tips/pointers, order processing, or resume submission) or to participate in a particular activity (such as sweepstakes or other promotions). You will be informed what information is required and what information is optional.

Our site also has public areas such as chat rooms and message boards. Please remember that any information you share in these areas becomes public, so you should be careful about what you disclose. If you post comments about Ballarat Mums products or services on our site, there’s a chance we’ll publish them for editorial purposes or in promotional advertising and/or marketing materials.

We also may disclose personally identifiable information you provide via this site to:

a. carefully selected partners who have offers that may be of interest to you, provided you have requested such offers, in which case we will require such partners to agree to treat it in accordance with this Privacy Policy and use it for the same purposes.

b. contractors we use to support our business (such as fulfillment services, technical support, delivery services, and financial institutions), in which case we will require such third parties to agree to treat it in accordance with this Privacy Policy and use it for the same purposes.

Ballarat Mums collects information on our site visitors collectively including which sections of the site are most frequently visited, how often and for how long. This data is always used as non-personal information. Ballarat Mums utilises this information to improve and enhance our services by monitoring the areas on the site, which are most popular to you. This information may be shared with Ballarat Mums business partners and advertisers to provide them with an overview of how Ballarat Mums visitors use the site. This is done for the purposes of providing you with the best destination for all things kids.

Ballarat Mums collect information, such as name, e-mail address, phone and credit card numbers from you if you purchase advertising on our website. We maintain a record of your product interests and the purchases you make online or by phone. If you just visit Ballarat Mums to search, we do not automatically collect any information. The only information we may collect is your email address if you choose to sign up for our newsletter.

If you have any questions about our privacy policy, please email us at hello@BallaratMums.com If our information practices change in the future, we will post an updated policy on our website.

How secure is our system?

Ballarat Mums takes all reasonable steps to ensure the security of our system. Ballarat Mums allows you to access your information at any time to keep it accurate and up to date. Any information, which we hold is stored on secure servers that are protected in controlled facilities. In addition, our employees and the contractors who provide services related to our information systems are obliged to respect the confidentiality of any personal information held by Ballarat Mums. However, Ballarat Mums will not be held responsible for events arising from unauthorised access of your personal information. You can also play an important role in keeping your personal information secure, by maintaining the confidentiality of any password and accounts used on the Ballarat Mums site for the purpose of advertising. Please notify us immediately at hello@Ballarat Mums if there is any unauthorised use of your account by any other Internet user or any other breach of security.

We may use a third-party advertising company to serve ads when you visit our website. This company may use information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visit to this website in order to provide advertisements about goods and services that may be of interest to you. In the course of serving advertisements to this site, our third-party advertiser may place or recognize a unique “cookie” on your browser. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by this company, please email hello@Ballarat Mums

Can I change or delete my personal information?

You can review, change or delete certain personal information related to your use of our site (e.g., name and contact information). You can also ask us to update your personal information, by emailing hello@Ballarat Mums. Please be sure to include your e-mail address, full name and password. Please note that any requests to update your personal information may take up to three business days. To unsubscribe to our monthly newsletter, simply follow the instructions at the bottom of the newsletter.

What about links to other websites and services?

Ballarat Mums may contain links to other sites. Ballarat Mums does not control the privacy policies or practices of these websites. You should review those policies before providing any personal information. Ballarat Mums is not responsible for the content or practices of any linked websites, and we provide these links solely for the convenience and information of our visitors.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

If this Privacy Policy changes, the revised policy will be posted on this site. Please check back periodically, and especially before you provide any personally identifiable information. This Privacy Policy (v 1.0) was last updated on October 21, 2013.