Privacy and Data Security
Privacy and Data Security
At 22 Associates, your right to privacy and data security is a primary concern. That's why, when you visit 22 Associates.com, we help you maintain control over your personal data on the Internet. Below are the guidelines we use for protecting the information you provide us during a visit to our Internet sites. Other Co-branded sites may operate under their own privacy and security policies.
Information We Collect
We may ask you to provide personal information when you:
- Use our website;
- Request quotes, services, support, or information;
- Place orders for products or services;
- Participate in surveys, or other promotional activities;
- Subscribe to newsletters, promotional emails, saved cart reminders, or other materials;
- Apply for a job, submit your resume/CV, or create a candidate profile; or
- Contact us.
Information we may request includes your email address, name, home address, and telephone number. If you make a purchase, we may ask for your credit card number and billing information. We may also ask for other data to process your credit or financing request. Job applicants may be requested to provide information such as educational background, employment experience, and job interest. We may also collect information, such as your business or company information, age, gender, interests, preferences and favourites. Forms that you may fill in will indicate whether information requested is mandatory or voluntary.
We may collect information about your visits to our websites, including the pages you view, the links and ads you click, search terms you enter, and other actions you take in connection with the 22 Associates websites and services. We may also collect certain information from the browser you used to come to our website, such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address, browser type and language, access times, the Uniform Resource Locator (URL) of the website that referred you to our website and to which URL you browse away from our site if you click on a link on our site.
In order to offer you a more consistent and personalized experience in your interactions with 22 Associates, information collected through one source may be combined with information obtained through other 22 Associates resources. We may also supplement the information we collect with information obtained from other parties.
How We Use Personal Information
22 Associates uses your personal information to:
- Deliver the services and support, or carry out, the transactions you have requested;
- Send communications to you, such as product safety information, your transactions status (for examples, order confirmations), information about products and services available from 22 Associates and its corporate affiliates, saved cart reminders, promotional offers, and surveys;
- Customize, analyse, and improve our products, services (including the content and advertisements on our website), technologies, communications and relationship with you;
- Enforce our conditions of sale, website terms and/or separate contracts (if applicable) with you;
- Prevent fraud and other prohibited or illegal activities;
- Protect the security or integrity of the website, our business, or our products or services; or
- Otherwise, as disclosed to you at the point of collection.
Personal information collected may be stored and processed in 22 Associates or its corporate affiliates, subsidiaries or agents maintain facilities, and by using 22 Associates products and services, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country.
Disclosing Personal Information
We may share your personal information with corporate affiliates to carry out transactions you request or to make our business or that of our corporate affiliates more responsive to your needs. We may also disclose your personal information in connection with law enforcement, fraud prevention, or other legal action; as required by law or regulation; or if 22 Associates reasonably believes it is necessary to protect 22 Associates, its customers, or the public. In addition, we may share your personal information with business partners that help 22 Associates carry out transactions you request or that help 22 Associates to customize, analyse, and/or improve our communication or relationship with you, and then only with business partners who share 22 Associates' commitment to protecting your personal information. Except as described above, we will not disclose your personal information to third parties for their own marketing purposes unless you have provided consent.
How You Can Access Your Information
22 Associates wants to help you keep your personal information accurate. To view or edit your personal information that has been stored online in your 22 Associates 'My Account,' please visit the My Account section of the 22 Associates.com website. For the security of your account, you will be required to sign in with your login ID and password.
How We Secure Your Personal Information
22 Associates is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorised access, use, or disclosure, such as encryption, passwords, physical security, etc. While we strive to protect your personal information, 22 Associates cannot ensure or warrant that the personal information or private communications you transmit to us will always remain private, and you do so at your own risk.
If a password is used to help protect your accounts and personal information, it is your responsibility to keep your password confidential. Do not share this information with anyone. If you are sharing a computer with anyone you should always log out before leaving a site or service to protect access to your information from subsequent users.
Collection and Use of Children's Personal Information
22 Associates takes children's privacy seriously. If you are under 18 years of age, please do not submit any personal information through our websites.
Third-Party Websites and Services
Please be aware that other websites that may be accessed through our website may collect personally identifiable information about you. The information practices of those third-party websites linked to 22 Associates.com are not covered by this privacy statement.
Please be aware that, in providing services on 22 Associates’ behalf, our business partners may collect personal information about you.
Changes to Our Privacy Statement Regarding Customer and Online User Information
We will occasionally update this privacy statement. If we make changes to the Privacy Statement Regarding Customer and Online User Information or make any material changes to how 22 Associates will use your personal information, we will revise the Privacy Statement to reflect such changes and revise the statement's effective date, included at the end of this section. We encourage you to periodically review this statement to be informed of how 22 Associates is protecting your personal information.
If you would like to contact us for any reason regarding our privacy practices, please write to us at the following address:
22 Associates Singapore Pte Ltd
Attention: Privacy Steward
16 Keong Saik Road
You may also contact us here.
Privacy Statement Regarding Customer and Online User Information Effective Date: July 2012.