The term “Personal Data”, as used in this Policy, refers to any data (whether true or not, and whether by itself or when linked with other information that is accessible or likely to be accessible by Mint Home) that can be used to identify an individual and which is subject to the data protection provisions of the PDPA. Your personal data is important to us and it is our policy to respect the confidentiality of information and the privacy of individuals.
We will collect personal data provided to us in accordance with the PDPA. We will notify you of the purposes for which personal data may be collected, used, disclosed and/or processed, as well as obtain the necessary consent(s) for the collection, use, disclosure and/or processing of personal data provided to us for the intended purposes, unless an exception under the law permits us to collect, process and/or disclose personal data without consent.
How do we collect?
The ways in which we may collect your personal data include (but are not limited to) collecting directly from you through our Site in the course of:
You signing up for newsletters
You visiting our websites
You making purchases through our website
You contacting us with your queries, requests or feedback
Our conducting or completing of transactions
We collect, use and disclose Personal Data to provide you with the product or service you have requested and to offer you additional products and services we believe you might be interested in. The purposes for which we collect Personal Data will be identified before or at the time we collect the information. We will only use, disclose and/or transfer your personal data for the purposes you have been notified of and consented to or which are permitted under applicable laws and regulations. We will not sell, rent or give away personal data to third parties for commercial purposes without your consent. In certain circumstances, the purposes for which information is collected may be clear, and consent may be implied, such as where your name, address and payment information is provided as part of the order process.
In general, we may use your personal data for the following purposes:
Processing orders and payment
Providing products and services that you have been requested
Managing your order
Providing customer service (e.g. responding to your queries and requests)
Sending you periodic newsletters
To improve our Site
Conducting marketing promotions
Knowledge and consent are required for the collection, use or disclosure of Personal Data except where required or permitted by law. Providing us with your Personal Data is always your choice. However, your decision not to provide certain data may limit our ability to provide you with our products or services. We will not require you to consent to the collection, use, or disclosure of information as a condition to the supply of a product or service, except as required to be able to supply the product or service.
Personal data will be maintained in as accurate, complete and up-to-date form as is necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it is to be used.
Handling Customer Complaints and Suggestions
Cookies” are a feature of web browser software that allows web servers to recognise the computer used to access a website. Cookies can remember what information a computer accessed on one web page to streamline activities on related web pages and to make the online experience easier and more personalised.
Cookies are widely used and most web browsers are configured initially to accept cookies automatically. You may change your Internet browser settings to prevent your computer from
Accepting cookies or to notify you when you receive a cookie so that you may decline its acceptance. Please note, however, if you disable cookies, you may not experience optimal performance of our website.
We utilise “cookies” and other technologies to collect non-personally-identifiable information from our Website and from third-party websites that helps in the process of completing a transaction. Where you request that your payment credentials be remembered by our checkout system, the cookies will also collect Personal Data about you. Information gathered through cookies and web-server log files may include information such as the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, IP addresses, links to/from any page, and time spent at our site.