strongly committed to protecting the privacy of our members. Throughout
cyberspace, we want to contribute to providing a safe and secure environment
for consumers, and in particular, ensure that children (i.e. anyone who is
under the age of 18) are protected from inappropriate materials. The purpose of
kinds of information we may gather about you when you visit
www.Gamehog.co.nz, how we may use that information, whether we disclose it
to anyone, and the choices you have regarding our use of, and your ability to
correct the information.
membership services only to consumers over the age of 18. We do not knowingly
collect data from minors.
INFORMATION ABOUT YOU
for membership, Gamehog will specifically ask for information about you. We
will ask for your full name, billing address, telephone number and credit card
number in order to ship you your products and provide you with all of
We use your
telephone number only if there is an order-related issue, though because we
understand your need for anonymity we will make all attempts to contact you via
email. We do not use your telephone number for marketing purposes.
stores this information so that placing future orders will be quicker and
easier. If you want to update your address or change credit cards, go to your
Gamehog account page and make the appropriate changes.
We may also use
that information to let you know of additional products and services about
which you might be interested. You can choose not to receive such information
if you don't want to by letting us know on the registration screen when you
sign up for our service. We may ask you for information about your interests so
that both you and we can take advantage of the interactivity of the online
medium, but you may always choose to not respond.
collect and store only the following non-personally identifying information
from you: the name of the domain name from which you access the Internet; the
date and time you access our site; and the Internet address of the Website from
which you linked directly to our site. We also track your order and billing
history so you can access your Account at Gamehog and immediately determine
which games you've rented and how you paid for them. This information is also
used to remove rented titles from your Games Request List. This information is
password-protected. No one has access to it but you.
As you browse the
Gamehog site, cookies are placed on your computer's hard drive. Cookies
allow us to track the items you select as you shop, and help us match your
address and credit card information with your order so you don't need to retype
the information each time you visit our site. Cookies also allow us to gather
information to provide you with the best service. It tells us the number and
frequency of visitors to our site and its various pages. Third parties may
serve some of these cookies. We analyze this data to determine which parts of
our site customers like and which parts need improvement. Automatically logged
information is also used to analyze trends and to administer the site.
We do not use or
disclose information about your individual visits to Gamehog or your
personal information as described above, to any third parties. We may however
share with our partners aggregated statistical information about the use of
Gamehog. Any exceptions to this policy of sharing your name, address or
email address with a partner company will be done only with your permission.
SECURITY AND ACCESS
Gamehog uses a
secure socket layer (SSL), which encrypts all information that is transmitted
or received. This encryption process ensures that the information you give us
is protected against unauthorized access.
You can access
Your Account from every page on the site to update and correct your name, email
address, password, postal address, credit cards, mailing list preferences, and
your Games Request List.
implemented technology and security features, as well as strict internal
guidelines, to safeguard the privacy of your personal information from
unauthorized access or improper use. We will continue to enhance our security
procedures as new technology becomes available. While we make every effort to
ensure that your information is secure on our system, no data transmission over
the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, we cannot
guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at
your own risk.
If we decide to
that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that
information and whether we will disclose it to anyone.
If you have any