Website Terms of Use

TERMS OF USE

About this Terms of Use

This Website Terms of Use and Security and Privacy Statement (“Terms of Use”) applies to websites which are operated by Growth Factory Pty Ltd (ABN 57 606 409 394) (“Growth Factor Group”), including this website (“Growth Factor Group Website”).

This Terms of Use may also apply to services offered by Growth Factor Group on websites hosted by third parties. If so, express reference to this Terms of Use will be made on those websites.

 

WEBSITE TERMS OF USE

Third Party Software

Unless otherwise indicated, software downloads available via links from the Growth Factor Group Website are third party products. These products may be subject to a licence agreement between you and the relevant product owner. To the extent permitted by law, Growth Factor Group accepts no liability in respect of such third party products and Growth Factor Group provides no warranty and gives no endorsement in respect of such products or any party connected with them. We do, however, welcome your feedback or suggestions concerning these products.

Growth Factor Group Product Information and Supply

Material on the Growth Factor Group Website may contain general information about Growth Factor Group products and services. Unless expressly stated otherwise, this information:

  • does not constitute an offer or inducement to enter into a legally binding contract; and
  • does not form part of the terms and conditions for Growth Factor Group products and services.

Warranties

Information on the Growth Factor Group Website is subject to change.  Growth Factor Group makes every effort to ensure all information on the Growth Factor Group Website is correct, however, it does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of that information.  Information is general in nature and does not constitute financial or tax advice.  Independent financial and/or tax advice should be sought.

Growth Factor Group does not guarantee that the Growth Factor Group Website or third party websites will be free from viruses, or that access to the Growth Factor Group Website or third party websites will be uninterrupted.

Limitation of Liability

To the extent permitted by law, no member of Growth Factor Group will be liable to you for any losses, damages, liabilities, claims or expenses (including but not limited to legal costs and defence or settlement costs) whatsoever arising out of or referable to material on the Growth Factor Group Website or to third party material, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), statute or otherwise.

Termination

This Terms of Use (and the agreement constituted by your use of the information, graphics and materials on the Growth Factor Group website) and your access to the Growth Factor Group Website may be terminated at any time by Growth Factor Group without notice. All restrictions, licences granted by you and all disclaimers and limitations of liability by Growth Factor Group will survive termination, however, you will no longer be authorised to access the Growth Factor Group website.

 

SECURITY AND PRIVACY STATEMENT

Growth Factor Group understands and appreciates that you, as an Growth Factor Group Website visitor, are concerned about your privacy and about the confidentiality and security of information we may gain about you online. Growth Factor Group is committed to protecting your privacy. This Growth Factor Group Security and Privacy Statement explains how your personal information will be treated as you access and interact with the Growth Factor Group Website.

As the Growth Factor Group Website develops and as technology evolves, Growth Factor Group will continue to strive to provide you with better and more customised services and with a more effective website. Growth Factor Group encourages you to review the Growth Factor Group Security and Privacy Statement periodically because the Security and Privacy Statement may change from time to time.

In addition to the provisions of this Security and Privacy Statement, there may also be specific and additional privacy provisions which apply to certain sections of the Growth Factor Group Website. Because those specific and additional provisions also relate to your privacy protection, you should review them wherever they are accessible by you on the Growth Factor Group Website. In the event of any inconsistency between the provisions of this Security and Privacy Statement and those other specific and additional provisions, the specific and additional provisions will prevail.

Security of information

Growth Factor Group takes reasonable steps to preserve the security of cookie and personal information in accordance with the Terms of Use. If your browser is suitably configured, it will advise you whether the information you are sending us will be encrypted or unencrypted.

Growth Factor Group regularly reviews developments in security and encryption technologies. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed as totally secure. Accordingly, although Growth Factor Group strives to protect such information, Growth Factor Group cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us or from our online products or services and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we take reasonable steps to preserve the security of the information in our own systems.

Information Collected

  • Cookies

We use “cookies” as a fundamental part of our interaction with your Internet browser. The purpose is to provide you with better and more customised service and with a more effective website.

A cookie is a small text file placed on your computer by our web page server. A cookie can later be retrieved by our WebPages servers. Cookies are frequently used on websites and you can choose if and how a cookie will be accepted by configuring your preferences and options in your browser.

Growth Factor Group use cookies for two different purposes. We allocate a cookie to each Internet browser that visits the Growth Factor Group Website. This cookie does not allow us to collect personally identifiable information about you. We use this cookie:

  • to allocate a Growth Factor Group identification number to your Internet browser (but we cannot identify you from this number);
  • to determine if you have previously visited the Growth Factor Group Web Site;
  • to identify pages you have accessed and Third Party Web Sites you have accessed; and
  • for security purposes.

Most of the Growth Factor Group Website operates by using this type of cookie. Accordingly, if you wish to make full use of the Growth Factor Group Website, it is required that you accept cookies.

Advertiser Cookies

As you browse the Growth Factor Group Website, advertising cookies will be placed on your computer so that we can understand what you are interested in.  Our display advertising partner, AdRoll, then enables us to present you with retargeting advertising on other sites based on your previous interaction with the Growth Factor Group Website. The techniques our partners employ do not collect personal information such as your name, email address, postal address or telephone number.  You can visit this page to opt out of AdRoll and its partners’ targeted advertising.

Third party vendors, including Google, may display ads based on your prior visit to this website. You can opt out of Google’s use of cookies by visiting the Google’s advertising opt-out page.

How We Handle Email

We will preserve the content of any email that you send us if we believe that we have a legal requirement to do so. Your email message content may be monitored by our Growth Factor Group employees for security issues including where email abuse is suspected; our response to you may be monitored for quality assurance issues.

Acceptance and Changes to Internet Privacy Statement

You acknowledge and accept that your use of the Growth Factor Group Website indicates your acceptance of the Terms of Use.

This is the current Terms of Use. It replaces any other Terms of Use or Security and Privacy Statement for the Growth Factor Group Website published on the Growth Factor Group Website to date. Growth Factor Group may at any time vary the Terms of Use by publishing the varied Terms of Use on the Growth Factor Group Website. You accept that in doing so, Growth Factor Group has provided you with sufficient notice of the variation.