1. Introduction and General Terms
1.1 In this Policy, the following terms shall have the following meanings:
Account means an account required to access and/or use certain areas and features of Our Site;
Cookie means a small text file placed on your computer or device by Our Site when you use certain features of Our Site. Details of the Cookies used by Our Site are set out in Web browser cookies section below;
Our Site or Site means any of the Hokomaha websites, being www.hokomaha.co.nz as applicable, and related mobile applications;
Personal Information has the meaning set out in the New Zealand Privacy Act 1993 (Act). In essence, it is information relating to an individual which can be used to identify that individual or which is linked to an identified individual;
We/Us/Our means Casa Infotech Limited, trading as hokomaha.co.nz and
You/Your means the individual accessing and/or using Our Site and Services.
2. Who are we?
2.1 hokomaha.co.nz is an information service that provides you with the tools and information you need to compare a wide range of products, providers and services.
2.2 Our Site is owned and operated by Casa Infotech Limited , a limited company registered in New Zealand under company number NZBN 9429035817833, and whose main trading address is Unit 8, 597 Rosebank Road, Avondale ,Auckland 1026.
3.3 In order to provide you with information, tools and other services, we may collect and retain Personal Information that may identify you or contribute to identifying you. Personal Information can include information such as your name, email address, your photo, contact details and, in some cases, general financial information. We will generally only collect your personal information from you or from someone you’ve authorised to provide it to us. We will also only collect information by lawful and fair means and not in an unreasonably intrusive way.
4. When does Hokomaha collect information about me?
4.1 When you use our Service (or while you’re accessing our Services) we may collect personal information about you. Because we take your privacy seriously we will take reasonable steps to ensure that you are aware of:
4.1.1. who we are and how you can contact us; and
4.1.2. how you can gain access to and correction of the information we have collected about you; and
4.1.3. the purposes for which the personal information is collected, used and disclosed; and
4.1.4. the organisations (or the types of organisations) to which we may disclose your personal information; and
4.1.5. any laws that require us to collect this information; and
4.1.6. the main consequences (if any) for you if you choose not to provide us with personal information about you.
4.2 We provide comparative information about a range of financial and credit products and can help you connect with businesses that provide relevant products and services. We are often required to collect some personal information to provide some services and, if you choose not to provide this information, then there is a chance we may not be able to provide you with the requested services, or that the information or advice you receive may not be suitable.
5. What information will Hokomaha collect about me?
5.1.1 User-provided Information – When you use our Services, you may provide, and we may collect Personal Information. Examples of Personal Information we collect includes name, email address, mailing address, mobile phone number. Personal Information we collect may also include other information, such as geographic area or preferences, when any such information is linked to information that identifies a specific individual. You may provide us with Personal Information in various ways on the Service. For example, when you register for an Account, use the Service, interact with our Services, send us customer service related requests, or otherwise communicate with us.
5.1.2 Automatically Collected Information – When you use the Service, we may automatically record certain information from your device by using various types of technology, including cookies, pixels or web beacons. This “automatically collected” information may include IP address or other device address or ID, web browser and/or device type, the web pages or sites visited just before or just after using the Service, the pages or other content you view or interact with on the Service, and the dates and times of the visit, access, or use of the Service. We also may use these technologies to collect information regarding your interaction with email messages, such as whether you open, click on, or forward a message. We may also use these technologies to collect data on how successful our advertising is and performance of our advertising partners (conversion data). This information is gathered from all users (including visitors to Our Site).