Privacy Policy

Updated: May 2015

Overview

Please note that the practices of NET1 Payment Solutions ("NET1"), with respect to data collected and used by NET1 in connection with this website and all services licensed or otherwise made available by NET1, to customers and potential customers and other NET1 services ("Services") are governed by this privacy policy ("Privacy Policy"), as amended from time to time. Please regularly review our Privacy Policy.

If you have objections to this Privacy Policy, you should immediately discontinue use of the Services and our website. By visiting this website and/or accessing or using any NET1 Services, you are agreeing to the terms of this Privacy Policy. The terms of this Privacy Policy supersede all previous privacy policies of NET1. To the extent there is any conflict between this Privacy Policy and any terms or conditions regarding the collection and use of data that may be set forth in an existing written (including electronic) agreement between you and NET1 regarding the use of specific Services, the terms of this Privacy Policy shall prevail.

Personal Information; Collection

All Personal Information that we collect and maintain will be subject to this Privacy Policy, as amended from time to time. "Personal Information" means any information that identifies or can be used to identify the person to whom such information relates or the person from whom the information was collected. 

Personal Information provided in connection with the Services is collected by NET1 Payment Solutions who is responsible for this Site. NET1's telephone number is (817) 662-3331. 

The Services may contain links to other websites, products or services at or from which Personal Information is collected. In such instances, unless expressly provided to the contrary, the collection and use of your Personal Information will be governed by the privacy policy applicable to those websites, products or services. That privacy policy should identify the entity that is collecting your Personal Information.

What information is collected

In connection with your use of NET1 Services, you may be required to provide Personal Information, such as your company name, first and last name, business address (including ZIP code), country of residence, e-mail address, telephone and facsimile numbers, and other information ("Personal Information").

During the course of your use of the Products and Services, NET1 may also collect certain non-personally identifiable information about your activities in connection with your use of the Services. By way of illustration, we may collect non-personally identifiable information about such things as (i) quantities or orders and transactions placed; (ii), types of accounts placing orders; and (iii) other non-personally identifiable transaction information ("Anonymous Transaction Information"). 

By using the Services, you agree and acknowledge that Personal Information and Anonymous Transaction Information collected in connection with your use of the Services may be collected by NET1, transferred across national boundaries and stored and processed in any of the countries around the world, including the United States. You also acknowledge that in certain countries or with respect to certain activities, the collection, transfer, storage, and processing of Personal Information and Anonymous Transaction Information may be undertaken by trusted third parties. Such third parties are bound by contract with NET1 not to use Personal Information or Anonymous Transaction Information for their own purposes or to provide it to any third parties.

How information is collected

NET1 uses a wide variety of non-intrusive technological means including cookies (see further below) to collect Personal Information and Anonymous Transaction Information.  The website of NET1, contains commercially available features and functionality that allow for the collection of information regarding activities undertaken by visitors while on those sites.  NET1 Services also contain commercially available features and functionality that allow for the collection of Personal Information and Anonymous Transaction Information.  Additionally, Personal Information and Anonymous Transaction Information can be collected in the process of normal business transactions as they are processed by NET1 Services or via other technological means that may be available in the future that allow ECI to access and collect such Personal Information and Anonymous Transaction Information.

Cookies

Our websites use cookies to distinguish you and your business from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our Site. For more information about cookies, click here: www.allaboutcookies.org

How your Personal Information is used

NET1 collects your Personal Information and Anonymous Transaction Information in order to record, support, facilitate and improve your use of the Services. If you subscribe to or register for Services, for example, the information is used to register your rights, if any, to technical support or other benefits that may be made available to registered users.

NET1 tracks visits to its websites in a non-obtrusive way using commercially available data gathering tools and uses such information to improve the user experience and to communicate with such visitors regarding NET1 Services.  

NET1 may collect Anonymous Transaction Information about your use of the Services. This information is collected in aggregate form, without identifying any user or dealer individually.  NET1 may use Anonymous Transaction Information for improving the Services and statistical analysis, and may also share Anonymous Transaction Information with third party service providers of NET1, including without limitation, wholesalers, manufacturers, and other third parties with whom NET1 has business relationships.

NET1 may also use your Personal Information to provide you with information about goods and services which may be of interest to you and we may contact you about these by email, post or telephone.

If you do not want us to use your Personal Information in this way, please tick the relevant box situated on the form on which we collect your data.

Your choices with respect to Personal Information

NET1 recognizes and appreciates the importance of responsible use of information collected in connection with the Services. NET1 will respect your legal rights regarding access to and correction and deletion of your Personal Information. Please note that NET1 reserves the right to charge you for access to your Personal Information. Except in the particular circumstances described in this Privacy Policy or with your prior written consent, NET1 will not provide your Personal Information to any third party.

There are other instances in which NET1 may divulge your Personal Information, such as where required by law, regulation, or litigation. We may also disclose information about you if we determine that such disclosure should be made for reasons of national security, law enforcement, or other issues of public importance.

Protection of your Personal Information

The Personal Information that you provide in connection with your use of the Services is classified as Registration Information. Registration Information is protected in several ways. Access by you to your Registration Information is available through a password and unique customer ID selected by you. This password is encrypted. We recommend that you do not divulge your password to anyone. In addition, your Registration Information resides on secure servers that only selected NET1 personnel and contractors have access to via password. NET1 encrypts your Personal Information and thereby strives to prevent unauthorized parties from viewing such information when it is transmitted to NET1.

Changes in this Privacy Policy

NET1 may change this Privacy Policy from time to time at its sole discretion and will provide notice of changes in the Privacy Policy on the home page of www.net1creditcard.com. You will be deemed to have been made aware of, and will be subject to, the changes to the Privacy Policy after such notice has been posted.

Privacy Matters

NET1 takes its users' privacy concerns seriously. If you wish to contact NET1 about privacy matters, you may write to the NET1 Privacy Officer at the following address:

NET1 Payment Solutions
Privacy Officer
4400 Alliance Gateway Freeway, Suite 154
Fort Worth, TX 76177
privacy@net1creditcard.com

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