privacy policy

Mer-Cha Solutions is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Mer-Cha Solutions website and governs data collection and usage. By using Mer-Cha Solutions website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

 

Collection of your Personal Information

  • Mer-Cha Solutions collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Mer-Cha Solutions 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 Mer-Cha Solutions. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by Mer-Cha Solutions for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Mer-Cha Solutions website.
  • Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Mer-Cha Solutions message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Mer-Cha Solutions does not read any of your private online communications.
  • Mer-Cha Solutions encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from Mer-Cha Solutions so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Mer-Cha Solutions is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Mer-Cha Solutions website.

 

Use of your Personal Information

  • Mer-Cha Solutions collects and uses your personal information to operate the Mer-Cha Solutions website and deliver the products or services you have requested. Mer-Cha Solutions also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Mer-Cha Solutions. Mer-Cha Solutions may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
  • Mer-Cha Solutions does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
  • Mer-Cha Solutions keeps track of the websites and pages our customers visit within Mer-Cha Solutions, in order to determine which Mer-Cha Solutions services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customised content and advertising within Mer-Cha Solutions to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
  • Mer-Cha Solutions website will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Mer-Cha Solutions or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Mer-Cha Solutions; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Mer-Cha Solutions, or the public.

 

Use of Cookies

  • The Mer-Cha Solutions website use “cookies” to help you personalise your online experience. 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 personalise Mer-Cha Solutions pages, or register with Mer-Cha Solutions site or services, a cookie helps Mer-Cha Solutions 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 Mer-Cha Solutions website the information you previously provided can be retrieved.
  • 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 Mer-Cha Solutions Services or website you visit.

 

Security of your Personal Information

Mer-Cha Solutions secures your personal information from unauthorised access, use or disclosure. Mer-Cha Solutions secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorised access, use or disclosure.

 

Changes to this Statement

Mer-Cha Solutions will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Mer-Cha Solutions encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Mer-Cha Solutions is protecting your information.

 

Contact Information

Mer-Cha Soltions welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Mer-Cha Solutions has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Mer-Cha Solutions at info@mer-cha.co.za / meryke@mer-cha.co.za. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.

 

By using this website, you signify your acceptance of our Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our site and related pages. Your continued use of the website following the posting of changes to these terms will mean that you accept those changes