Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers 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 Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers website and governs data collection and usage. By using the Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites. There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers website. Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers does not read any of your private online communications. Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers and Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers family of websites.

Use of your Personal Information

Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers collects and uses your personal information to operate the Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers website and deliver the services you have requested. Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers and its affiliates. Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered. Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information. Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent. Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers keeps track of the websites and pages our customers visit within Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers, in order to determine what Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area. Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers websites 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 Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers, or the public.

Use of Cookies

The Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers website use "cookies" to help you personalize 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 personalize Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers pages, or register with Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers site or services, a cookie helps Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers 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 Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers features that you customized. 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 Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers services or websites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement

Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers is protecting your information.

Contact Information

Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Preferred NZ - Insurance Brokers through this website. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.