8.1 You are not required to provide Personal Information to us, although in some cases if you choose not to do so then we will be unable to make certain sections of the Website available to you. For example, we may need to have your contact information in order to provide you with updates from our Website or to promote you fully within The Social Club marketplace.
8.2 When you provide Personal Information to us, we will comply with the New Zealand Privacy Act 1993. For various reasons, including engaging users, enhancing user experience, marketing and platform development, Personal Information that we collect includes:
(a) your name, location and contact information;
(b) financial details including billing details, bank account and Paypal details;
(c) sensitive information about you;
(d) your social media handles, login details & usernames;
(e) relevant data from your social media accounts, relating to your own promotion on our Platform or Campaign reporting;
(f) photographs of you;
(g) information regarding your personal interests;
(h) your online behaviour and interests;
(i) the contact details of a third party. If asked to provide these, please ensure you have express permission from them to do so for the purposes of these Terms; and
(j) any other Personal Information that you provide directly to us.
8.3 The Social Club collects Personal Information from you primarily so that our business can function, providing you with the best possible user experience on our Platform, as well as customer service. Your Personal Information may be collected, held, used or disclosed by us for the following purposes:
(a) to assist us in providing services effectively to Brands and Influencers on The Social Club platform;
(b) to communicate with you about Campaigns, or updates from The Social Club;
(c) in the promotion of The Social Club to prospective Brands / Influencers. In this case, the information provided will be high-level and readily available;
(d) to assist in your own promotion within The Social Club marketplace. If you wish to know exactly what details are displayed in the marketplace, please contact us firstname.lastname@example.org;
(e) to allow you access to protected parts of our Platform;
(f) to tailor your experience on our Platform;
(g) to verify your identity;
(h) to investigate any complaints made by or about you, if we have reason to believe that you or a party you have connected with may have breached any of our Terms & Conditions of Service.;
(i) to provide updated personal information to us, contractors & external providers; and
(j) as required or permitted by any law;
8.4 The Personal Information you provide to us (including any information provided if you register for an account) is collected and may be used for communicating with you, statistical analysis, the marketing by us of products and services to you, credit checks (if necessary), and research and development. It will also be used to assist you in your own promotion to either brands or Influencers (whichever you are not).
8.6 Generally, we do not disclose Personal Information to third parties for them to use for their own purposes. However, some of the circumstances in which we may do this are:
(a) to service providers and other persons working with us to make the Website available or improve or develop its functionality (e.g. we may use a third party supplier to host the Website);
(b) in relation to the proposed purchase or acquisition of our business or assets; or
(c) where required by applicable law or any court, or in response to a legitimate request by a law enforcement agency.
8.7 Any Personal Information you provide to us may be stored on the secure servers of our trusted service providers, which may be located outside New Zealand. This may involve the transfer of your Personal Information to countries which have less legal protection for Personal Information than New Zealand. You are accepting this by using our service.
8.8 You have the right to request access to and correction of any of the Personal Information we hold about you. If you would like to exercise these rights, please email us email@example.com.