Last Updated: 19/05/2023
Information We Collect:
- Personal Information: We may collect personal information, such as your name, email address, postal address, phone number, and payment details when you voluntarily provide it to us through forms on our website, such as when you subscribe to our newsletter, make a purchase, or contact us.
- Website Usage Information: We may collect certain information automatically when you visit our website, such as your IP address, browser type, device information, operating system, and website usage data. This information helps us analyse and improve the performance and functionality of our website.
How We Use Your Information:
- Provide and Improve Services: We use your personal information to fulfill your requests, provide customer support, process payments, and deliver products or services you have purchased. We may also use your information to enhance and personalize your experience on our website.
- Communication: We may use your contact information to communicate with you regarding your inquiries, orders, updates about our products or services, promotional offers, and other relevant information. You can opt-out of receiving marketing communications from us at any time.
- Analytics and Insights: We analyse the information we collect to understand trends, preferences, and usage patterns. This helps us improve our website, develop new products or services, and make informed business decisions.
Information Sharing and Disclosure:
- Third-Party Service Providers: We may share your personal information with trusted third-party service providers who assist us in operating our website, conducting business, or providing services to you. These service providers are obligated to protect your information and use it only for the purposes we specify.
- Legal Compliance and Protection: We may disclose your personal information if required by law or when we believe it is necessary to enforce our legal rights, protect the safety and security of our users, prevent fraud or other illegal activities, or comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process.
We employ reasonable security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, please note that no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, and we cannot guarantee absolute security.
You have the right to access, update, correct, or delete your personal information. You may also unsubscribe from our marketing communications by following the instructions provided in the emails we send. Please note that we may retain certain information as required by law or for legitimate business purposes.
Our website is not intended for individuals under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children. If you believe we have inadvertently collected information from a child, please contact us, and we will promptly delete it.
Business Location and Compliance:
Whimsical Words Publishing is located in Australia and operates in accordance with Australian and international laws regarding privacy and data protection. We are committed to complying with the Privacy Act 1988 (Compilation No. 93) in Australia and other applicable privacy laws and regulations.
International Data Transfers:
As part of our operations, we may transfer your personal information to recipients located in countries outside of Australia. When we transfer your personal information to such recipients, we take appropriate measures to ensure the security and protection of your information in accordance with applicable laws. By using our website and providing your personal information, you consent to the transfer of your information to these recipients.
Updates to Australian Privacy Laws:
Additional Rights and Protections: