1. Sites covered by this Privacy Statement
Links to non-BRING IT UP! websites
2. Collection of personal information
To serve you better and understand your needs and interests, BRING IT UP! collects, exports, and uses personal information with adequate notice and consent, along with required filings with data protection authorities, when applicable. For example, when you order products or services, apply for instant credit, request information, subscribe to marketing or support materials, register yourself or your BRING IT UP! products, or apply for a job at BRING IT UP!, we will ask you to provide personal information to complete these transactions. The types of personal information you provide to us on these pages may include contact information such as your name, address, telephone number, and email address; financial information such as your credit card number; and other unique information such as user IDs and passwords, billing and transaction information, product and service preferences, contact preferences, educational and employment background, and job interest data. If you apply for instant credit, we will ask you to provide additional sensitive personal information such as salary, and banking information. This information will be used by our financial services providers in determining whether to extend your credit.
In addition to the information you provide, BRING IT UP! may also collect information during your visit to an BRING IT UP! website through our Automatic Data Collection Tools, which include Web beacons, cookies, embedded Web links, and other commonly used information-gathering tools. These tools collect certain standard information that your browser sends to our website such as your browser type and language, access times, and the address of the website from which you arrived at an BRING IT UP! website. They may also collect information about your Internet Protocol (IP) address, clickstream behavior (i.e. the pages you view, the links you click, and other actions you take in connection with BRING IT UP! websites) and product information. An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the Web, allowing Web servers to locate and identify your computer. Computers use IP addresses to communicate on the Internet, allowing users to browse and shop. BRING IT UP! may also use some of these Automatic Data Collection Tools in connection with certain emails sent from BRING IT UP! and therefore may collect information using these tools when you open the email or click on a link contained in the email.
BRING IT UP! also collects information from commercially available sources that it deems credible. Such information may include your name, address, email address and demographic data. The information BRING IT UP! collects from its commercial sources may be used along with the information BRING IT UP! collects when you visit BRING IT UP! ’s websites. For example, BRING IT UP! may compare the geographic information acquired from commercial sources with the IP address collected by Automatic Data Collection Tools to derive your general geographic area.
3. How we use your information
The information BRING IT UP! collects to understand your needs and interests helps BRING IT UP! deliver a consistent and personalized experience. For example, BRING IT UP! may use your information to:
assist you in completing a transaction or order;
communicate with you about products and services;
provide service and support; update you on new services and benefits;
provide personalized promotional offers;
select content to be communicated to you;
personalize some BRING IT UP! websites;
allow you to participate in contests and surveys; and
contact you for market research regarding BRING IT UP! products or services.
We will give you the opportunity to choose your privacy preferences regarding the communications we send.
The testimonials posted on our Web site are only posted with the expressed permission of the individual or company who provided that testimonial.Credit card information is used only for payment processing and fraud prevention.
Credit card information and other sensitive personal information required to process a credit decision is not used for any other purpose by our financial services providers or BRING IT UP! and will not be kept longer than necessary for providing the services, unless you ask us to retain your credit card information for future purchases.
4. How we share your information
BRING IT UP! will not sell, rent or lease your personal information to others except as described in this Statement. BRING IT UP! shares personal information in the following ways:
BRING IT UP! retains service providers and suppliers to deliver complete products, services and customer solutions and to assist BRING IT UP! with marketing and communication initiatives. These providers and suppliers include, for example, credit card processors, providers of customer support and live-help, email service providers, automated data processors, and shipping agents. Suppliers and service providers are required by contract to keep confidential the information received on behalf of BRING IT UP! and may not use it for any purpose other than to carry out the services they are performing for BRING IT UP!.
BRING IT UP! will require the export of your personal information to other BRING IT UP! -owned business entities in Australia and Worldwide in accordance with this Statement to satisfy your request. Such export is a requirement of providing the information to BRING IT UP!.
Except as described in this Statement, BRING IT UP! will not share the personal information you provide to BRING IT UP! with non-BRING IT UP! third parties without your permission, unless to: (i) respond to duly authorized information requests of police and governmental authorities; (ii) comply with any law, regulation, subpoena, or court order; (iii) help prevent fraud or to enforce or protect the rights and properties of BRING IT UP! or its subsidiaries; or (iv) protect the personal safety of BRING IT UP! employees and third parties on BRING IT UP! property.
Circumstances may arise where, whether for strategic or other business reasons, BRING IT UP! decides to sell, buy, merge or otherwise reorganize businesses in some countries. Such a transaction may involve the disclosure of personal information to prospective or actual purchasers, or the receipt of it from sellers. It is BRING IT UP! ’s practice to seek appropriate protection for information in these types of transactions.
5. Children's privacy
BRING IT UP! does not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13 and does not target its websites to children under 13. We encourage parents and guardians to take an active role in their children’s online activities and interests.
BRING IT UP! gives you the choice of receiving a variety of information that complements our products and services. You can subscribe to receive certain product- and service-specific information and also choose to receive BRING IT UP! general communications. We give you a choice regarding delivery of BRING IT UP! general communications by postal mail, email and telephone.
You can make or change your choices about receiving either subscription or general communications at the data collection point or by using other methods, which are listed in the following sections. This option does not apply to communications primarily for the purpose of administering order completion, contracts, support, product safety warnings, driver updates, or other administrative and transactional notices as the primary purpose of these communications is not promotional in nature.
The email communications that you receive from BRING IT UP! will be provided in accordance with this statement. Some email communications may utilize automatic data collection tools.
6. Subscription communications
Subscription communications include email newsletters, software updates, etc. that may be expressly requested by you or which you consented to receive. After you request such communications, you may opt out of receiving them by using one of the following methods:
Select the email "opt out" or "unsubscribe" link, or follow the opt-out instructions included in each subscription communication.
Return to the Web page(s) where you originally registered your preferences and follow the opt-out instructions. Write to the BRING IT UP! Privacy Office. Be sure to provide your name, email and postal address, and specific relevant information about the BRING IT UP! subscriptions that you no longer wish to receive.
Please be aware that when you opt out of receiving certain subscription communications, it may affect the services you have chosen to receive from BRING IT UP! where accepting the communications is a condition of receiving the services.
7. Access to and accuracy of your information
BRING IT UP! strives to keep your personal information accurately recorded. We have implemented technology, management processes and policies to help maintain data accuracy. BRING IT UP! provides individuals with reasonable access to personal information that they provided to BRING IT UP! and the reasonable ability to review and correct it or ask for anonymization, blockage, or deletion, as applicable. To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity, such as requiring a password and user ID, before granting access to your data. To view and change the personal information that you directly provided to BRING IT UP! contact the BRING IT UP! Privacy Office.
8. Keeping your personal information secure
BRING IT UP! takes seriously the trust you place in us. To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, to maintain data accuracy, and to ensure the appropriate use of the information, BRING IT UP! utilizes appropriate physical, technical and administrative procedures to safeguard the information we collect.
We use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption when collecting or transferring sensitive information such as credit card information. SSL encryption is designed to make the information unreadable by anyone but us. This security measure is working when you see the symbol of either an unbroken key or a closed lock (depending on your browser) at the bottom of your browser window.
Credit card numbers are used only for processing payments and are not used for other purposes. As part of real-time payment processing, BRING IT UP! subscribes to a fraud management service. This service gives you and BRING IT UP! an extra level of security to guard against credit card fraud and to protect your financial data.
9. Changes to this statement
If we change our privacy statement, we will post the revised statement here, with an updated revision date. If we make significant changes to our statement, we may also notify you by other means, such as sending an email or posting a notice on our home page.
10. Contacting us
We value your opinions. If you have comments or questions about our privacy statement, please send them to the BRING IT UP! Privacy Office or write to us at the following addresses