Root Wealth Ltd ("we", "our", "us"), operating as Root, is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
You agree that this Policy will apply when you access or use our Website. This Policy will apply to you, and will create a legally binding contract between us, whenever you use or access our website.
This Policy is important to us. We are committed to taking steps to protect your privacy when you use our website and implementing business practices that comply with all relevant legislation, including the Protection of Personal Information Act, 4 of 2013 ("POPI"). In this Policy, we explain how we will use and protect your Personal Information.
If we refer to "Personal Information" or "Information" in this Policy, we mean Personal Information as defined in POPI. It includes, for example, your full name, surname, email address, identity number, contact details, and location.
We may collect and process the following personal data about you:
We process personal information for the purposes of:
We will not share identifiable personal data with third parties for the purposes of direct marketing without your explicit consent.
We may use and disclose information in aggregate (so that no individuals are identified) for marketing and strategic development purposes.
We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system information and to report aggregate information to our advertisers. This is statistical data about our users' browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.
They enable us to:
The data we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at, a destination outside of South Africa. If you continue to use our website, you expressly agree that we may transfer the Information cross border for these purposes. We will only share Information cross border to recipients who have similar laws like POPI that apply to them, or who entered into an agreement with us to include the relevant POPI principles.
We may disclose your personal information to any member of our group of companies, which includes our subsidiaries, our ultimate owner and any undertakings owned by it.
We may disclose your personal information to third parties:
You have a right to access the personal data held about you or to obtain a copy of it. Any access request may be subject to a statutory fee to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you. We may ask you to verify your identity and for more information about your request. To obtain a copy of the personal information we hold about you, please email us at email@example.com
If you have any requests concerning your personal information or any queries with regard to these practices please contact us through emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you believe we are using your Information unlawfully, you may lodge a complaint to the Information Regulator with the following contact details: