Privacy Statement

SBG Accountants and Business Advisors are 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 SBG Accountants and Business Advisors web site and governs data collection and usage. By using the SBG Accountants and Business Advisors website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

SBG Accountants and Business Advisors collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. SBG Accountants and Business Advisors 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 SBG Accountants and Business Advisors. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by SBG Accountants and Business Advisors for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the SBG Accountants and Business Advisors web site.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through SBG Accountants and Business Advisors public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: SBG Accountants and Business Advisors does not read any of your private online communications.

SBG Accountants and Business Advisors encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from SBG Accountants and Business Advisors so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. SBG Accountants and Business Advisors is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the SBG Accountants and Business Advisors and SBG Accountants and Business Advisors family of websites.

Use of your Personal Information

SBG Accountants and Business Advisors collects and uses your personal information to operate the SBG Accountants and Business Advisors website and deliver the services you have requested. SBG Accountants and Business Advisors also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from SBG Accountants and Business Advisors and its affiliates. SBG Accountants and Business Advisors may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

SBG Accountants and Business Advisors does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. SBG Accountants and Business Advisors 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, SBG Accountants and Business Advisors 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 SBG Accountants and Business Advisors, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

SBG Accountants and Business Advisors does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

SBG Accountants and Business Advisors keeps track of the websites and pages our customers visit within SBG Accountants and Business Advisors, in order to determine what SBG Accountants and Business Advisors services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within SBG Accountants and Business Advisors to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

SBG Accountants and Business Advisors 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 SBG Accountants and Business Advisors or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of SBG Accountants and Business Advisors; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of SBG Accountants and Business Advisors or the public.

Use of Cookies

The SBG Accountants and Business Advisors 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 SBG Accountants and Business Advisors| Small Business Accountants pages, or register with SBG Accountants and Business Advisors| Small Business Accountants site or services, a cookie helps SBG Accountants and Business Advisors| Small Business Accountants 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 SBG Accountants and Business Advisors| Small Business Accountants Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the SBG Accountants and Business Advisors| Small Business Accountants 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 SBG Accountants and Business Advisors services or websites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

SBG Accountants and Business Advisors secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. SBG Accountants and Business Advisors 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

SBG Accountants and Business Advisors will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. SBG Accountants and Business Advisors encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how SBG Accountants and Business Advisors is protecting your information.

Contact Information

SBG Accountants and Business Advisors welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that SBG Accountants and Business Advisors has not adhered to this Statement, please contact SBG Accountants and Business Advisors at sbg@sbgaccountants.com.au. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.