This privacy statement explains how and why Dot collects, stores, uses, and shares personal information when you visit our websites or use our services. By using the Site or Service, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this privacy statement and the applicable user agreement.
“Personal information” in this statement means information about you, including your identity, finances, and online behaviour.
“Dot” in this statement means Dot Limited. This privacy statement applies to Dot and its subsidiaries.
We may collect your personal information when you register for or use our services, such as when you sign up for a Dot MFB account or when you subscribe to the Dot newsletter.
Here are the kinds of personal information that we may collect when you create an account or use our services:
1. Information that identifies you, for example:
2. Records and financial information, for example:
3. Personal characteristics, for example:
5. Internet or network activity, for example:
6. Geolocation data, for example:
7. Audio, electronic, visual, biometric, or similar information, for example:
8. Information we infer based on your personal information, for example:
How we collect personal information about you
We may collect personal information about you from various sources, for example
We do not knowingly collect personal information from people who are not allowed to use our sites and services. Contact us if you believe that we’ve mistakenly collected personal information from someone not allowed to use our services. We’ll delete it immediately unless we’re legally required to keep it.
How we use tracking technologies like cookies
You can disable or decline some cookies for our sites and services. But, since some parts of our service rely on cookies to work, those services could become difficult or impossible to use.
Some web browsers have an optional setting called “Do Not Track” (DNT) that lets you opt out of being tracked by advertisers and some third parties. Because many of our services won’t function without tracking data, we do not respond to DNT Settings.
Why we collect personal information
We collect personal information for many reasons, including to improve your experience, and to run our business. Specific reasons why we collect your personal information include:
How and why we share personal information about you
We do not sell your personal information. However, we may share personal information across our services and with other members of the Dot group of companies. Sometimes we share the personal information we collect with third parties to help us provide services, protect our customers from risk and fraud, market our products, and comply with legal obligations.
We may share personal information with
How we protect your personal information
Helping to keep your personal information safe against loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, and alteration is our top priority.
To protect your personal information, we use technical, physical, and administrative security measures that include:
While we protect our systems and services, you’re responsible for keeping your password(s) and account information private. You are also responsible for making sure your personal information is accurate and up to date.
If your account is closed, we may keep your personal information and other information as required by law and according to our data retention policy. If we do, we’ll continue handling it as described in this statement.
How this statement changes over time
We’ll make changes to this privacy statement from time to time. This helps us stay up to date with changes to our business and the most current laws. After a new version is published, we’ll collect, store, use, and protect your personal information as we outline in that revised statement.
We may notify you about these changes through email or other communications.
If you have questions about this privacy statement or your personal information, contact us so we can help.