1. Securing Your Information and Privacy
Rippr website is owned by RIPPR LIMITED (referred here to as "we" or "us" or "our"
or "Rippr") is committed to protecting your personal information and data. We will
only use the information that we collect about you lawfully. Please note that use
website’s terms ("Terms and Conditions") of use. Our Policy explains what information
we collect on the Website, how we use and/or share this information, and how such
information is maintained. By using this Website, you accept the terms of this Policy.
If you do not agree to the terms of this Policy, in whole or part please refrain
from using this Website.
Please note that this Policy applies only with respect to the information collected
on our website and not any information collected or obtained through other methods
Any information you provide us remains private and secure. To reassure you, below
we provide details of the information you provide to us, and how it will and, more
importantly, will not be used. You can access and correct any Personal Identification
Information ("PII") that we hold about you by contacting us (and there may be an
administrative fee payable for this, refer Terms and Conditions of use).
2. Personal Identification Information ("PII")
PII is information about you, which we use to identify you. We collect PII during
Registration or in response to specific information requests explicitly presented
to you. This includes (but not limited to) first and last name, e-mail address,
mobile number and details of a payment mechanism, such as credit card details or
bank account details.
At the time of registration we issue a confirmation code and communicate it to you
via SMS. This confirmation code must be used to finalize your registration. We STRONGLY
advice and request you to ACTIVATE your Rippr account by choosing a password and
a 4 digits PIN. Once you are registered successfully as a Rippr user, you can change/reset
your chosen password and PIN. It is to be noted at the time of redemption you will
need to use the combination of your mobile number and this PIN number correctly
to redeem your Rippr reward dollars via the Rippr redemption system.
Note: PIN number is not a part of your PII and should be known only by you. The
only way you will be able to change/reset your PIN will be when you login into your
account via our website.
We may also collect your IP (Internet Protocol) address to help diagnose problems
with our server, and to better administer Rippr Website. An IP address is a number
that is assigned to your computer when you use the Internet. Your IP address is
also used to help identify you during a particular session and to gather broad demographic
3. How we use and share your “PII”?
All PII is retained in accordance with the "The Privacy Act 1993" and other applicable
data protection laws in New Zealand.
We use PII to provide you with information about Rippr by RIPPR LIMITED New
Zealand, to properly provide you with the Service and for marketing ourselves to
you. It is our policy not to sell or pass any PII to any other organizations (outside
our group of companies) unless we are required to do so for fraud prevention and
detection. We will never sell or rent your PII to anyone else for their marketing
purposes without your consent.
However, we may pass your PII to our agents and subcontractors to help us with any
of our uses of your data set out in this Policy. For example, we may use third parties
to provide us with marketing or customer service assistance or send it to a payments
facilitator (Payment gateway) to process your payments.
We also always reserve the right to disclose PII in order to:
- Comply with applicable laws;
- Respond to governmental enquiries (or enquiries from a legal, governmental or quasi-governmental
or local authority agency or Internet protection agency of any type);
- Comply with a valid legal process or procedure; or
- Protect our rights or property, this Website, and/or other users of this Website.
We may use "cookies", technology to store data in your computer using the functionality
to do useful things like find out whether the computer (and probably its user) has
visited the site before. You can usually modify your browser to prevent cookie use
- but if you do this the Service (and the Website) may not work properly. The information
stored in the cookie is used to identify you. This enables us to operate an efficient
service and to track the patterns of behavior of visitors to the website.
Also, in the course of serving advertisements to this Website if any), third-party
advertisers or ad servers may place or recognize a unique cookie on your browser.
to this Policy, but is subject to their own respective privacy policies. (Please
note that use of the Website, is neither intended for, nor directed to, children
under the age of 18.)
5. Sending you Emails
lease note that we may send you e-mails as part of the Service. For example, we
send (or may send) emails to you in some of the following circumstances (not limited
During or after Registration, notifying you for account activation or your account
As reminder emails about the services we offer (particularly if you have not used
them yet or not used them for a while);
To send you information or offers which you have asked for;
As a newsletter;
As promotional emails; and
To offer related services to you from Rippr.
However, in terms of any marketing or promotional emails we may send, we will always
give you the chance to opt-out (or unsubscribe) from them in the future.
6. Security and retention
The PII that we hold will be held securely within our systems in accordance with
our internal security policy and the law.
Regarding information transmitted between the Website and/or users, while we take
reasonable precautions to safeguard this information, we may be unable to prevent
unauthorized access to such information by third parties or inadvertent disclosure
of such information during transit. Users acknowledge this risk when communicating
with the Website.
7. Transfer of information in Certain Circumstances
In Case Rippr go through a sale, merger, consolidation, change in control, transfer
of substantial assets, reorganization or liquidation then, in our sole discretion,
we may transfer, sell or assign information collected on and through this Website
(including, without limitation, PII and other information), to one or more relevant
If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact using the contact
form on this Website.
9. Changes to this Policy
Please note that this Policy forms part of the Terms & Conditions for use of
this Website and forms part of the Agreement between you and us. We may, from time
to time, amend this Policy, in whole or part, in our sole discretion. Any changes
to this Policy will be effective immediately upon the posting of the revised policy
on the Website. Depending on the nature of the change, we may announce the change:
(a) on the home page of the Website, or (b) by email. However, in any event, by
continuing to use the Website following any changes, you will be deemed to have
agreed to such changes. If you do not agree with the terms of this Policy, as it
may be amended from time to time, in whole or part, you must terminate your use
of this Website.