Privacy Statement & Legal Information - ProspectingAustralia.com.au
By registering on Prospecting Australia you acknowledge that we may collect non-personally identifiable information by the means of cookie files. This information is used to improve the overall experience for our users. Information on how a website may use cookie files can be found here http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTTP_cookie.
Prospecting Australia collects limited personal information including your email address, password and IP address during the registration process.
By registering on Prospecting Australia you acknowledge that we may send you emails from time to time regarding but not limited to important announcements and upcoming events.
Private messages are not monitored however they are subjected to moderation in such cases where a member is suspected of carrying out unscrupulous behaviour.
Information including user details, forum posts and private messages are stored within a database. The forum Administrator actively employs several measures to ensuring the protection and security of this information, however in an unforseen sophisticated attack against the site, we cannot guarantee the security of this information. In such an event, the relevant authorities will be contacted and our members will be alerted.
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We also may use DART cookies for ad serving through Google's DoubleClick, which places a cookie on your computer when you are browsing the web and visit a site using DoubleClick advertising (including some Google AdSense advertisements). This cookie is used to serve ads specific to you and your interests ("interest based targeting"). The ads served will be targeted based on your previous browsing history (For example, if you have been viewing sites about visiting Las Vegas, you may see Las Vegas hotel advertisements when viewing a non-related site, such as on a site about hockey). DART uses "non personally identifiable information". It does NOT track personal information about you, such as your name, email address, physical address, telephone number, social security numbers, bank account numbers or credit card numbers. You can opt-out of this ad serving on all sites using this advertising by visiting http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our Website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/
You can choose to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings. However, this can affect how you are able to interact with our site as well as other websites.
Deleting cookies does not mean you are permanently opted out of any advertising program. Unless you have settings that disallow cookies, the next time you visit a site running the advertisements, a new cookie will be added.