• PRIVACY POLICY Last updated January 30, 2022

    1. We respect your privacy

    (a) Finpods Pty Ltd respects your right to privacy and is committed to

    safeguarding the privacy of our customers and website visitors. We adhere to the

    Australian Privacy Principles contained in the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth). This policy

    sets out how we collect and treat your personal information.

    (b) "Personal information" is information we hold which is identifiable as being about


    2. Collection of personal information

    (a) Finpods Pty Ltd will, from time to time, receive and store personal

    information you enter onto our website, provided to us directly or given to us in

    other forms.

    (b) You may provide basic information such as your name, phone number, address

    and email address to enable us to send information, provide updates and process

    your product or service order. We may collect additional information at other times,

    including but not limited to, when you provide feedback, when you provide

    information about your personal or business affairs, change your content or email

    preference, respond to surveys and/or promotions, provide financial or credit card

    information, or communicate with our customer support.

    (c) Additionally, we may also collect any other information you provide while

    interacting with us.

    3. How we collect your personal information

    (a) Finpods Pty Ltd collects personal information from you in a variety of ways,

    including when you interact with us electronically or in person, when you access

    our website and when we provide our services to you. We may receive personal

    information from third parties. If we do, we will protect it as set out in this Privacy


    4. Use of your personal information

    (a) Finpods Pty Ltd may use personal information collected from you to provide

    you with information, updates and our services. We may also make you aware of

    new and additional products, services and opportunities available to you. We may

    use your personal information to improve our products and services and better understand your needs.

    5. Disclosure of your personal information

    (a) We may disclose your personal information to any of our employees, officers,

    insurers, professional advisers, agents, suppliers or subcontractors insofar as

    reasonably necessary for the purposes set out in this Policy. Personal information

    is only supplied to a third party when it is required for the delivery of our services.

    (b) We may from time to time need to disclose personal information to comply with a

    legal requirement, such as a law, regulation, court order, subpoena, warrant, in the

    course of a legal proceeding or in response to a law enforcement agency request.

    (c) We may also use your personal information to protect the copyright, trademarks,

    legal rights, property or safety of Finpods Pty Ltd, Shares for Beginners,

    https://www.sharesforbeginners.com/, its customers or third parties.

    (d) Information that we collect may from time to time be stored, processed in or

    transferred between parties located in countries outside of Australia.

    (e) If there is a change of control in our business or a sale or transfer of business

    assets, we reserve the right to transfer to the extent permissible at law our user

    databases, together with any personal information and non-personal information

    contained in those databases. This information may be disclosed to a potential

    purchaser under an agreement to maintain confidentiality. We would seek to only

    disclose information in good faith and where required by any of the above


    (f) By providing us with personal information, you consent to the terms of this Privacy

    Policy and the types of disclosure covered by this Policy. Where we disclose your

    personal information to third parties, we will request that the third party follow this

    Policy regarding handling your personal information.

    6. Security of your personal information

    (a) Finpods Pty Ltd is committed to ensuring that the information you provide to

    us is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in

    place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and

    secure information and protect it from misuse, interference, loss and unauthorised

    access, modification and disclosure.

    (b) The transmission and exchange of information is carried out at your own risk. We

    cannot guarantee the security of any information that you transmit to us, or receive from us.

    Although we take measures to safeguard against unauthorised

    disclosures of information, we cannot assure you that personal information that we

    collect will not be disclosed in a manner that is inconsistent with this Privacy Policy.

    7. Access to your personal information

    (a) You may request details of personal information that we hold about you in

    accordance with the provisions of the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth). A small

    administrative fee may be payable for the provision of information. If you would

    like a copy of the information, which we hold about you or believe that any

    information we hold on you is inaccurate, out of date, incomplete, irrelevant or

    misleading, please email us at admin@sharesforbeginners.com.

    (b) We reserve the right to refuse to provide you with information that we hold about

    you, in certain circumstances set out in the Privacy Act.

    8. Complaints about privacy

    (a) If you have any complaints about our privacy practises, please feel free to send in

    details of your complaints to admin@sharesforbeginners.com.

    We take complaints very seriously and will respond shortly after receiving notice of your complaint.

    9. Changes to Privacy Policy

    (a) Please be aware that we may change this Privacy Policy in the future. We may

    modify this Policy at any time, in our sole discretion and all modifications will be

    effective immediately upon our posting of the modifications on our website or

    notice board. Please check back from time to time to review our Privacy Policy.

    10. Website

    (a) When you visit our website

    When you come to our website (https://www.sharesforbeginners.com/) we may

    collect certain information such as browser type, operating system, website visited

    immediately before coming to our site, etc. This information is used in an

    aggregated manner to analyse how people use our site, such that we can improve

    our service.

    (b) Cookies

    We may from time to time use cookies on our website. Cookies are very small files

    which a website uses to identify you when you come back to the site and to store details

    about your use of the site. Cookies are not malicious programs that access

    or damage your computer. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies but

    you can choose to reject cookies by changing your browser settings. However, this

    may prevent you from taking full advantage of our website. Our website may from

    time to time use cookies to analyses website traffic and help us provide a better

    website visitor experience. In addition, cookies may be used to serve relevant ads

    to website visitors through third party services such as Google Adwords. These

    ads may appear on this website or other websites you visit.

    (c) Third party sites

    Our site may from time to time have links to other websites not owned or

    controlled by us. These links are meant for your convenience only. Links to third

    party websites do not constitute sponsorship or endorsement or approval of these

    websites. Please be aware that Shares for Beginners is not responsible for the

    privacy practises of other such websites. We encourage our users to be aware,

    when they leave our website, to read the privacy statements of each and every

    website that collects personal identifiable information.