If we have a duty to disclose your personal information in order to comply with a legal request or in order to enforce any regulation stated in our Terms and Conditions policy, we will do so at our own discretion. By using the ShowTime Finance website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
SECURITY, CONFIDENTIALTY AND DATA INTEGRITY
We are subject to the South African data Protection Laws, laws to which we fully subscribe and are in strict compliance. We are a member of the Direct Marketing Association of South Africa and adhere to their code of conduct.
We at ShowTime Finance value your personal information just like you therefore we take all precautionary steps to protect your personal information from misuse, loss or unauthorized alteration. We have developed a server that stores all your personal information on a database that has built-in safeguards and firewalls to ensure the privacy and confidentiality of your personal information.
We protect your information by using socket layer encryption technology therefore all employees have access to this information on a need-know basis only and all our web pages are access controlled.
Due to the firewalls and latest security technology our servers are protected from external attacks. We test our systems regularly to make sure our security is not breached and we updated it regularly. We also have a dedicated team to monitor movements of information on our database. As the Internet is not a secure medium of communication, ShowTime Finance cannot guarantee the security of any information you input on this website or send to us via the Internet.
COLLECTION OF DATA AND PERSONAL INFORMATION
What is personal information?
Basically it is information that identifies you and which relates to all your details.
How do we collect your information?
We collect your data from the personal information you provide on the online application form. We use this information for various purposes including but not limited to our products and services assessment i.e. whether or not we think we can assist you in finding a loan and whether you qualify, statistical analysis, development of products, enhancing of current products, and market research etc.
ShowTime Finance collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number and all your financial particulars. ShowTime Finance also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favourites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by ShowTime Finance . This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by ShowTime Finance for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the ShowTime Finance website. Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through ShowTime Finance public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.
ShowTime Finance encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from ShowTime Finance so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. ShowTime Finance is not responsible for the privacy statements or other contents on websites outside of the ShowTime Finance and the ShowTime Finance family of websites.
The ShowTime Finance website uses "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience.
WHAT IS A COOKIE?
A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize ShowTime Finance pages, or register with ShowTime Finance site or services, a cookie helps ShowTime Finance to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same ShowTime Finance website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the ShowTime Finance features that you customized.
You have the ability 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. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the ShowTime Finance services or websites you visit.
SHARING OF DATA FOR SERVICE PROVISIONS
We will provide you with information about our new products, promotions, special offers and other information which we think you may find interesting. We may send you such information by e-mail, mail, telephone or sms in accordance with the information you have provided to us. We will continue to provide you with marketing material through specific methods of communications.
We will also provide you at times with information regarding our latest products and services through specific methods of communications. . This is a free service sent to you from our marketing department. Should you wish to OPT OUT from receiving these communications, you can simply click on the unsubscribe link or email us at info@ShowTimeFinance.co.za
You may also register on the National "OPT OUT" register of the Direct Marketing Association of South Africa by going to www.dmasa.org
CHANGES TO THIS STATEMENT
ShowTime Finance will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. ShowTime Finance encourages you to periodically review this statement to be informed of how ShowTime Finance is protecting your information.
ShowTime Finance welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that ShowTime Finance has not adhered to this statement, please contact Legal Loans at info@ShowTimeFinance.co.za. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.