At ThinkQuote (trading under Outsider Software), we recognize and respect the importance of protecting the privacy of visitors to our site www.thinkquote.co.za.
Data Protection and Personal Information
We need to collect certain personal details when you register or post a job with us, in order to facilitate the services available through our website. These may include your name, address, telephone number, email address (job address) and other basic information. In the case of Service Provider registrations, we will collect relevant business details, request references, and their contact details in order to become a verified Service Provider. ThinkQuote will, while using the appropriate safeguards as well as continue to upgrade the safeguards, ensure the highest possible levels of security, integrity and privacy. By registering your details on the website, you consent to us contacting you via email and sms, telephone or post, with relevant information pertaining to the services on our website. We will not share, trade or sell your information to any company or parties not directly associated with its proper use within the website, except when you give us explicit permission and we give you an opportunity to opt out of having your personal information shared.
We reserve the right to collect technical data about the type of browser software or operating system you are using for the purposes of tracking site use, or improving the service offered through our website. This information will not be used to identify you personally. We may also place a ‘cookie’ on your hard drive to help us identify you when you return to the site so that your preferences can be stored and will only be used for these purposes. You can remove ‘cookies’ from your computer at any time, and choose to disable ‘cookies’ in your internet browser settings.
Customer contact details submitted, are given to the Service Providers that have accepted the opportunity to quote. Service Providers agree that their contact details may be shared with any Customer that they have been in contact with. By accepting the opportunity to quote, via email or SMS, the Service Provider gives consent for their contact details to be forwarded to the Customer. We do not publicly display any contact details or other sensitive information on our site. All communication takes place securely through the “ThinkQuote app” section of the site. We reserve the right to amend or modify this privacy statement at any time and in response to changes in applicable data protection and privacy legislation.