We require customers who register to use our services to give us contact information, such as full name and email address. Other information such as demographic information (zip code, street address and phone numbers) is voluntary.
We do not collect Customer credit card information. Payments are handled by PayGate and the only personal information exchanged is Customer’s contact information for the purpose of verifying accounts. We do not control how PayGate will use Customer’s information. For more detail on PayGate refer to www.paygate.co.za.
In some cases we may ask for additional information, in order to provide technical support. Any such additional information would be of a technical nature.
WORLDSPORT may also collect certain information from visitors to and customers of the Web site, such as Internet addresses. This information is logged to help diagnose technical problems, and to administer our Web site and Services in order to constantly improve the quality of the Service. We may also track and analyze non-identifying and aggregate usage and volume statistical information from our visitors and customers and provide such information to third parties.
Although WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltd’s Web site or Services are not geared towards children, WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltd nonetheless attempts to protect children. WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltd must, however, rely on the information provided to us by visitors to our sites. As a result, it is impossible for us to guarantee with absolute certainty that the information collected and utilized by WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltd is not derived from a child.
WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltd maintains information about Customer, including without limitation Customer’s account registration information, user account information, billing information, services and support information, and frequency and use of Services. WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltd may use this data for internal business purposes, or disclose data in aggregate form (i.e., not individually attributable to Customer) for marketing or other promotional purposes. WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltd will not sell, rent, trade or otherwise disclose individual Customer information to any third parties or outside companies for any reasons other than those specified below.
WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltd will provide information such as your name and email address to an outside company who perform a certain function on our behalf for billing purposes. We will not permit those companies to use the gathered information for other than the stated purpose.
WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltd includes WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltd’s contractors and service providers. If WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltd is purchased or merges with another company, or if WORLDSPORT becomes insolvent or files for bankruptcy, Customer agrees that all information and data may be transferred to a purchasing party. “Customer Data” means that information and data stored by Customer with WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltd through use of the Services.
WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltd may access Customer Data and other information for technical processing purposes including: (a) the functionality of the Service; (b) the technical requirements of WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltd’s network; (c) the technical requirements of the Services; or (d) to conform to other, similar technical requirements. WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltd may access Customer’s account and its data as necessary to identify or resolve technical problems or respond to complaints about the Services.
WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltd may disclose Customer Data if WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltdbelieves that such action is reasonably necessary: (a) to comply with the law; (b) to comply with legal process; (c) to enforce our terms & conditions; (d) to respond to claims that the Customer uses the Services to support activities that violate the law or the rights of third parties; or (e) to exculpate WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltd from charges of wrongdoing. However, WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltd do not have a duty to make any such disclosures.
Use of Information
The use of an individual’s e-mail address is necessary to keep our Customers well informed of maintenance issues, escalated critical issues and problem resolutions that may arise with your WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltd Service. We may also use e-mail addresses to provide our Customers with informative newsletters.
We like to keep our Customers informed via e-mail and other means. Sometimes WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltd uses personal and demographic information to help us determine which WorldSport South Africa (Pty) Ltd products and Services are most likely to be of interest to you or help diagnose problems with our servers or administration of our sites. We also use demographic information to gather general interest in our products, to help in the analysis of product usage, purchasing, and target markets.