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Privacy Policy

Website Visitors: 

We do not collect personally identifiable information from web visitors except where such web visitors voluntarily supply us with such information through the use of an online form, subscription or e-mail.

We do collect non-identifiable information from visitors for use in generating statistics and improving our website and its functionality. Non-identifiable information is used internally and not shared with third parties except where such information may have been collected by a third party on our behalf as is the case with third party software programs/application used/supplied by companies such as Google.

The following South African Laws – Electronic Communications Act, Freedom of Information Act, Privacy Act and Protection of Personal Information Bill protect personal information. Lifestyle Guide takes every reasonable step in accordance with the laws to ensure clients’ personal privacy and cannot be held responsible for unauthorised/unlawful disclosure of personally identifiable information.

 

1. Definition of Personal Identifiable Information: 

Personally Identifiable information constitutes names, surname, ID number, Company/business names, registration number, VAT no, physical address, postal address, email addresses, landline/fax/cellular numbers, bank account and or credit card details

 

2. Use of Personal Identifiable Information by Lifestyle Guide:

Lifestyle Guide uses personally identifiable information only insofar as it pertains to communications with website visitors/customers/suppliers.

Lifestyle Guide does not distribute/sell or give out any personally identifiable information except when required to do so in compliance with domestic or international law.

E-mail:

If you subscribe to one of our mailing lists you will only receive content related to that list. We will never ever SPAM you.

All our e-mails have on-click permanent unsubscribe links as well as a link to manage your subscription. Once your e-mail address has been removed from one of our lists it cannot be added to that list ever again ever again, if you change your mind you will need to use a different e-mail address.

Acceptable Use

User Practice

Users of Lifestyle Guide's website/s are expected to comply with all legal policy as it applies to them.

No user may use our website/s for anything deemed to be illegal.

Lifestyle Guide's property/systems/infrastructure/websites may not be used for any illegal activity including but not limited to fraud, theft, harassment, and distribution of pirated goods of any kind, illegal electronic activities such as hacking, phishing or scamming. Use of Lifestyle Guide's website/infrastructure implied acceptance of the AUP and all other applicable Lifestyle Guide legal policy.

No user/client may use/upload any material that is pornographic, violent, defamatory, or constitutes hate speech or religious intolerance or is in violation of any national or international laws. Nor may the user/client use any material that is protected by copyrights, trademarks or patent law where the client does not hold ownership or licence to use such material.

Commenting on Lifestyle Guide's website and/or blog is allowed so long as the comments are relevant to the article/page it is associated with, does not constitute blog spam (splogging), is not pornographic, violent, defamatory, or constitutes hate speech or religious intolerance or is in violation of any national or international laws. Links in comments are not allowed except where they are related to the article/page it is associated with. All comments are held for moderation and Lifestyle Guide reserves the right not to publish user comments without having to provide reasons.

Disclaimer

Website Content

All articles on this website are for informational purposes only. While every effort is made to ensure article information contained on this website is accurate and fair, neither Lifestyle Guide nor its Directors, Editors, Contributors or Agents make any claims as to the accuracy or use of any information supplied on this site and take no responsibility for the use or misuse of such information. 

All content and imagery on this website is the property of Lifestyle Guide or its prospective owners where indicated.

The Lifestyle Guide name and Logo are protected by © copyright.

 

Website Security

This website makes use of a number of security systems to prevent hacking attempts and malware distribution and is monitored regularly for security threats.

While every reasonable effort is made to ensure this website is safe for visitors to use the owners/operators of this site cannot be held liable for damages incurred to visitors should the site’s security be compromised.

Use of this website serves as an agreement to be bound by any and all Legal Terms found on this website.

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