Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how we use and protect information that you may provide when you use this website https://thefindantiques.com.au We are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide personal information through which you can be identified, you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement and to help us fulfil your project requirements. From time to time we may update this policy and subsequently the details on this page. Please check this page periodically to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 31/03/2019 What we collect Cookies

  • Personal information is any data that can be used to identify or contact a single person. If you visit a website, your IP address will be saved through the use of Cookies (find out more about cookies below).

  • A cookie is a small file which is placed on your computer’s hard drive once permissions have been received.

  • Cookies allow a range of functions to be carried out, such as analysing web traffic through tools such as Google Analytics, letting you know when you have visited a particular page or site before. As as an example, a cookie can prevent a popup recurring every time you visit this site for a given period of time.

  • A Cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than data you choose to share with us.

  • Cookies remember your likes, dislikes, and other preferences, so your visit can be tailored to provide you with a better website experience.

  • You can choose to accept or decline Cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept Cookies, but you can decline Cookies by modifying your website browser settings, this will prevent you from taking full advantage of the websites functionality.

  • If you are browsing in Private/Incognito mode cookies will not be saved and your preferences will not be retained.

  • If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

  • If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

  • When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

  • If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website. Contact forms If you opted-in to our mailing list, you may receive occasional emails on important updates or service information. You have the right to opt-out or and have any personal details removed at any time, please email info@thefindantiques.com.au Comments When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service. An anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment. Media If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website. What rights you have over your data If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes. What we do with the information we collect The personal information we collect could include your name, business name, address details, email, telephone numbers, or information pertaining to signing up for our programs. You may also at times be asked to leave a message about your enquiry or your purchase. This information is saved until the enquiry is dealt with, and then archived. We retain your contact details and information in the emails you have sent, but you can request to have your personal details deleted at any time. We DO NOT share, lease or distribute this personal information with any other parties. Data security We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. How long we retain your data

  • If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

  • For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

  • Data is stored on a secure cloud-based server or on a secure, password protected computer with limited user access.

  • Sending information over the internet is generally not completely secure, and we can’t guarantee the security of your data while it’s in transit. Any data you send is at your own risk.

  • We have procedures and security features in place to keep your data secure once we receive it, but nothing is 100% secure.

  • https://thefind.com.au will NEVER pass on your personal data to third parties without first getting your explicit consent.

Controlling your personal information We will not sell, distribute, or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your express permission, or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you relevant information about services we offer or information you need as part of the services we offer. You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect. You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways: If you have previously opted-in to a mailing list, or provided other information, you can find out what information we hold, and ask us to remove or not to use any of it, by  emailing us at info@thefindantiques.com.au whenever you receive a email from us, look for the box that provides you with the choice to unsubscribe.