At PriceMe, we strive to develop innovative services to better serve our users. We recognize that privacy is an important issue, so we design and operate our services with the protection of your privacy in mind. This Privacy Policy outlines the types of personal information we gather when you use PriceMe's services, as well as some of the steps we take to safeguard it.

The following principles apply to the personally identifying information we ask for and that you provide:

  • We will respect your privacy.
  • We use personal information to deliver a better shopping comparison service.
  • We’re committed to honesty and transparency, so you know what we do with your personal information.
  • We don’t engage in activities that could jeopardise your trust.

"Personally identifying information" is information that individually identifies you, such as your name, physical address or email address.

If you have any questions about this policy or your privacy, please contact us.

1. What does this policy do?

1.1 This policy covers our "Services", meaning services or products by:

1.2 We are committed to your privacy and will comply with applicable privacy laws:

2. What information do we collect?

We collect information so that we can provide you with our Services, and so that we can build new Services that make life easier for consumers when shopping online. We may collect the following personal information:

2.1 Information you give us, such as:

2.2 Information we automatically collect, such as:

2.3 Information from third parties or external sources, such as:

3. How do we use your information?

We use your personal information to provide you with Services. We also use your personal information with information from others so that we can analyse usage patterns across our data and improve our Services. We may use your personal information in the following ways:

3.1 To contact you about your account or use.

3.2 To help provide our Services, for example:

3.3 For trust, safety and assurance, for example to:

3.4 For advertising and marketing, for example to:

3.5 To help you publish things on our website, such as:

3.6 For other things, with your express consent.

4. Who do we disclose your information to?

We may need to disclose your personal information to others to provide you with our Services, to improve our Services or uphold the law or our terms. As described above, we may disclose your information to PriceMe Partner sites. We may also disclose your personal information in the following ways:

4.1 To our service providers, to provide and manage our Services.

4.2 To other third parties, such as:

4.3 To authorities or other entities to uphold the law or our terms, for example:

4.4 To others where necessary to reorganise or sell our business.

4.5 To other third parties, where your identity is anonymised.

4.6 Also, some interactions with our sites and Services may be subject to additional third party terms. For example:

5. How do we hold and protect your information?

We take your privacy seriously. We also work hard to ensure we keep your personal information safe and to avoid any harm to you or your personal information. We would notify you and related authorities if a potentially harmful data breach of your personal information did occur. We delete personal information after it is no longer reasonably necessary for us to use it. In particular:

5.1 We use industry recognised security practices and measures.

5.2 We store your information in New Zealand or overseas subject to standards that will comply with our privacy obligations

5.3 We retain your information as long as reasonably required, unless we are legally required to hold it longer.

5.4 Credit card Information is held subject to stringent payments industry standards.

6. How can I manage my information?

We know your circumstances, details and preferences will change. So, we’ve built a number of tools for you to manage your personal information. You can:

6.1 Update your information by:

6.2 Ask us to update, provide or delete your information

7. How do we amend this policy?

We may make updates from time to time by a PriceMe site announcement or other notice, usually with two weeks’ notice or more.

Occasionally urgent changes will be required, but we will generally give you at least two weeks’ notice to review any changes, unless the Service-specific terms do not require notice of changes to them. For significant changes we may notify you directly via email. As we update this policy from time to time, we encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices.

8. What do the terms in this policy mean?

8.1 "User"

8.2 "personal information"

8.3 "Services"

8.4 "PriceMe Partner Services"

8.5 "we", "us" or "our"

8.6 "you" or "your"