Privacy Policy

The Destiny Group and Destiny are committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Privacy Policy applies to The Destiny Group and Destiny websites and governs data collection and usage. By using the Destiny website, you consent to the data practices described in this policy.

Collection of your Personal Information

The Destiny Group and Destiny may collect personally identifiable information, such as your name, e-mail address, contact number and home or work address if you provide this information to The Destiny Group or Destiny. The Destiny Group and Destiny also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your location, gender and age.

There is also information about the device and web browser you are using to access the Destiny website that is automatically collected by The Destiny Group and Destiny. This information can include: your IP address, web browser, device type and configuration, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by The Destiny Group and Destiny for the operation of the Destiny website, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Destiny website.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through publicly accessible areas of the Destiny website such as social media gadgets, forums, web discussions, chat areas and article comments, that this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Destiny does not actively monitor or review any private communications made via the Destiny website, but such communications may be stored and subject to subpoena.

Destiny encourages you to review the privacy policies of websites you choose to link to from Destiny so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Destiny is not responsible for the privacy policies or other content on websites outside of The Destiny Group and Destiny family of websites.

Use of your Personal Information

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

The Destiny Group and Destiny does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. The Destiny Group and Destiny 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 personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, contact number etc) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Destiny 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 in the provision or delivery services you may have requesetd or purchased from The Destiny Group and Destiny or to supply services to The Destiny Group and Destiny, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

The Destiny Group and Destiny does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as gender, sexual orientation, race, religion, or political affiliations without your explicit consent.

The Destiny Group and Destiny keeps track of the websites and pages our customers visit within The Destiny Group and Destiny, in order to determine what The Destiny Group and Destiny services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customised content, user experiences and/or marketing to customers whose behaviour indicates that they are interested in a particular product, service or subject area.

The Destiny Group and Destiny 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 The Destiny Group, Destiny or the Destiny website; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of The Destiny Group and Destiny; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of The Destiny Group and Destiny websites and services, or the public.

Overseas Data Storage

The Destiny Group and Destiny websites use services provided by Amazon Web Services. As a result of using these services your personal data may be stored on servers located overseas.

The Destiny Group and Destiny uses e-mail services provided by Microsoft Office 365. As a result of using these services e-mail communications may be stored on servers located overseas.

Use of Cookies

A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web server. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the same internet domain as the web server that issued the cookie to you. Cookies do not contain any Personal Information about you and therefore cannot be used to identify you personally. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer.

The Destiny Group and Destiny websites use "cookies" to enhance your online experience. One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience features that save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the web server that you have returned to a website or web page. For example, if you've logged on to the Destiny website, a cookie helps the Destiny website keep track of the fact that you've logged on as you move around the Destiny website.

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, some functionality of The Destiny Group and Destiny websites may not be available to you.

Use of Web Beacons

A web beacon is a link to a single-pixel electronic image that is embedded in a web page or e-mail communication.

The Destiny Group and Destiny websites use "web beacons" in web pages as they allow us to count visits to those pages and compile aggregated statistics about usage of The Destiny Group and Destiny websites.

We also include web beacons in promotional e-mail communications or newsletters in order to track if messages have been opened.

Security of your Personal Information

The Destiny Group and Destiny secures your personal information from unauthorised access, use or disclosure. The Destiny Group and Destiny secures the personally identifiable information you provide on servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorised access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to a The Destiny Group and Destiny website, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Policy

The Destiny Group and Destiny will occasionally update this Privacy Policy to reflect company and customer feedback. The Destiny Group and Destiny encourages you to periodically review this policy to be informed of how The Destiny Group and Destiny are protecting your information.

Contact Information

The Destiny Group and Destiny welcome your comments regarding this Privacy Policy. If you believe that The Destiny Group or Destiny has not adhered to this policy, please contact The Destiny Group at Administrator@destiny.com.au. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.