Purpose Of This Policy
“information” means any information, including personal information that you provide to Search Your Deal (PTY) Ltd.
“personal information” means any information by which you can be personally identified, and includes, without limitation, your name, surname, address, (mobile) telephone number, e-mail address, age, birth date, gender, profession, product data and details, product preference, product satisfaction, language;
You” or “user” means any person who accesses or uses the website.
“we” or “us” means Search Your Deal (PTY) Ltd.
“website” means https://searchyourdeal.co.za
“direct marketing” means any direct communication between Search Your Deal (PTY) Ltd and you for the purpose of goods and service information, marketing goods or services, customer profile building and personal customer care;
“interactive sections” means all sections of the website which allow you to communicate via the website with other visitors of the website or with Search Your Deal (PTY) Ltd, including but not limited to forums, clubs, surveys, feedback forms, reviews and e-mails;
“Social media” means any social media platform, including, but not limited to Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and Pinterest.
“Processing” means the creation, generation. Communication, storage, destruction of personal information as more fully defined in the Protection of Personal Information act 4 of 2013.
When you use the Search Your Deal (PTY) Ltd website, https://searchyourdeal.co.za to browse or for online shopping, we collect the details provided by you on registration together with the information we learn about you from your use of our products or services and transactions. We may collect additional information arising from your participation in promotions, or events offered by us and information you provide when giving us feedback or completing forms. We also recruit new customers through collaborative campaigns with third parties.
Once you register on our website, you will no longer be anonymous to us as you will provide us with personal information. This personal information will include:
your name and surname;
your email address;
your mobile number;
Demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests;
your date of birth and identity number;
your business details if you register as a business.
By visiting, accessing or using the website you agree that Search Your Deal (PTY) Ltd may collect, use and store your personal information to:
maintain and update Search Your Deal (PTY) Ltd’s customer, or potential customer databases;
to send you direct marketing material from which you will be able to opt out or unsubscribe;
provide you with value added services, peace of mind, supplier backed warranties as well as special promotions, product reviews or events.
communicate with you in general, send you messages about the website, your account, products or promotions.
improve the content of the website or any of our services.
inform you about Search Your Deal (PTY) Ltd’s goods and services, including information aimed at a specific user;
do marketing and product research for Search Your Deal (PTY) Ltd.
Any third party to investigate or resolve complaints, including abuse complaints.
Any third party who acquires all, or substantially all, of the assets or shares in Search Your Deal (PTY) Ltd, any of Search Your Deal (PTY) Ltd’s affiliates, and/or the Search Your Deal (PTY) Ltd website, whether by sale, merger, acquisition or otherwise.
comply with the law or with any legal process.
protect and defend the rights, property or safety of Search Your Deal (PTY) Ltd, its affiliates or our customers.
prevent or deal with fraud or the abuse, misuse or unauthorised use of the website
Disclosure of user’s personal information:
Search Your Deal (PTY) Ltd will not sell or distribute personal information or share or disclose personal information except for as provided for in this policy. You agree that Search Your Deal (PTY) Ltd may disclose your personal information to: Search Your Deal (PTY) Ltd affiliates, Governmental agencies, exchanges and other regulatory or self-regulatory bodies if Search Your Deal (PTY) Ltd is required to do so by law.
Securing Your Personal Information
We use fraud prevention cookies to monitor and prevent suspicious activity and fraudulent traffic. We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
When completing a form on our website, you can click the box if you do not want your information to be used for marketing purposes.
You may change your mind at any time by unsubscribing to our newsletter and emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Cookies remain on your device until deleted manually or automatically.
Cookies, Web Beacons And How We Use Them
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
A “web beacon” or “pixel tag” or “clear gif” is typically a one-pixel image, used to pass information from your computer or mobile device to a website.
List Of Cookies We Collect
The association with your shopping cart.
Allows pages to be displayed more quickly.
The items that you have in the Compare Products list.
An encrypted version of your customer id.
An indicator if you are signed into the store.
An encrypted version of the customer group you belong to.
Stores your Customer Segment ID
A flag that, indicates whether caching is on or off.
Your session ID on the server.
Allows guests to edit their orders.
The last category you visited.
The last product you looked at.
Indicates whether a new message has been received.
Indicates whether it is allowed to use cache.
A link to information about your cart and viewing history if you have asked the site.
The items you recently compared.
Information on products you emailed to friends.
The store view or language you have selected.
Indicates whether a customer authorized cookies.
The products that you recently looked at.
An encrypted list of products added to your wish list.
The number of items in your wish list.
The table below lists the cookies we collect and the information they store.
Online Account Registration
To make online shopping faster and easier, you may register on the Search Your Deal (PTY) Ltd website. As a registered customer, you only have to enter your shipping addresses and billing information once; they will be securely stored with us for your future use. Using your name and a password of your choice, you may access your account online at any time to add, delete, or change information. If you are using a public computer, we strongly encourage you to Sign Out when you finish shopping. Your information will still be stored with us but it will not be accessible to anyone else from that computer.
You will receive promotional emails from us only if you have asked to receive them. If you do not want to receive email from Search Your Deal (PTY) Ltd or its affiliates you can click on the “Unsubscribe” link at the bottom of any email communication sent by us. Please allow us 3 business days from when the request was received to complete the removal, as some of our promotions may already have been in process before you submitted your request.