information do we collect?
you visit our Codepode.com web site we may collect two types of
(a) personal information you actively choose to
(b) information about you that is collected automatically by our servers or obtained from third parties in a way not visible to you.
By choosing to participate in our web site or program, you may become a Member and disclose the following information, such as, but not limited to: your email address, name, address, phone number and birth date. During the process of registering on our site and participating in various offers, completing surveys, or sending us emails or correspondence, (a) we collect additional information that you may disclose, including for example mobile telephone number, payment information (e.g., credit card number and billing address), credit information, social security number, health information and personal preferences regarding lifestyle, products or services. (b) Passive information collected automatically by our servers or obtained from third parties. We collect some information about you simply by virtue of you connecting to our web site. Our servers automatically identify your computer by its Internet protocol ("IP") address, a unique string of numbers that is assigned to your computer by your Internet service provider. In addition, to participate in our program you must allow cookies to be active on your system. Cookies are a feature of web browser software that allows web servers to recognise which computer is used to access a web site. Cookies simplify subsequent interactions on our site and streamline your transactions on related web pages. Information collected through cookies may include the date and time of your visits, the site pages you viewed, the time spent at each page, and the web sites you visited just before and just after our site. You can disable the cookie function by following the instructions in the "help" section of your browser. However, doing so will likely make it impossible for our system to properly recognise you when you visit our sites, and consequently may make your participation in our program more difficult or impossible. In addition to the information you provide or that is collected automatically from our system, we may obtain information about you from our marketing partners or other third parties, and we combine that information with the information you actively provide or that is automatically collected by our servers.
The term "Information" is used in this policy to refer to both types of information described above, as well as any Information that you provide to us directly by phone (including any phone number displayed via caller ID), text or SMS message, Postal mail or through any other written or oral communication with us.
How we use and share the information collected.
We use your Information to administer our business activities, provide customer services such as technical support, distribute information about changes to our site, and send you, and enable others to send you, information about products and services that may be of interest to you and to contact you or use your Information for any other purpose. We send communications to you ourselves, and your Information also is shared with other organisations that may contact you for any purpose by email, phone, text message, Postal mail or any other means of communication.
Opt in Notice.
When you Expressly "Opt In" To Receive Information And Grant Us Permission To Share Your Information By signing up for our opt in services, you aggree to receive future information about products and services from us and from a variety of advertisers to whom we may provide your Information. We will share your personal information with third parties, including our advertisers, for any reason we choose, including without limitation for the following purposes: (1) to view and operate on our web site ( (2) to permit advertisers or other third parties to use your Information for any purpose such as contacting you by any means of communication, As a result, if we will transfer your Information to third parties whose privacy policies and practices are beyond our control.
In addition, in the event we consider a transaction involving the purchase or sale of our products or stock, other companies may review our records, including your Information, to make business decisions about the transaction. Likewise, your Information may be transferred to third parties in the event of the sale or acquisition of our company or any of its assets. The parties who perform services for us (credit card processors, merchant banks, our Internet service provider, etc.) also may have access to your information in performing their services.
The technologies we and out third party advertising partners use.
GKIC uses technologies such as cookies and pixels to keep track of your activities on our website, and to serve you more relevant advertisements on third-party websites in order to receive targeted or re-targeted ads. A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your device for record-keeping purposes. Session cookies expire when you close your browser. Persistent cookies remain on your device for an extended period of time. We and our third party partners use session cookies and persistent cookies to make it easier for you to navigate and enhance the experience of our site, and to monitor and evaluate our website’s operation and use.
We use persistent cookies to keep track of your activities when you visit our website in order to help us recognise you and serve relevant advertisements to you when you visit third party websites or online services or websites in their networks. GKIC’s policy is that our Advertising Partners only collect information that does not personally or directly identify you via these cookies and we will cease working with partners found violating this policy. You can remove cookies by following directions provided in your Internet browser’s “help” file. You may also decline our cookies if your browser permits, but doing so may interfere with your use of our website.
Special note about information you provide directly to our Advertisers.
are able to access certain advertiser's sites through our site. When
you opt to receive information or sign up for an offer from an
advertiser, you may be doing so through third party sites and with
other companies over which we have no control. You should read those
web sites' privacy policies to make sure you agree to them before
using such web sites. If you wish to opt out of those advertisers'
mailings, you must do so directly with such advertisers or as
otherwise provided on or through their web sites.
Security Of Your Information.
We use reasonable technical efforts to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, or accidental loss or destruction of Information. However, nearly all Internet transmissions pass through many servers not controlled by us, and therefore we cannot guarantee that any information you provide us or we collect will not be intercepted or altered in that process. Also, as noted above, your Information is shared with third parties whose privacy policies and practices are beyond our control.
How to choose to "Opt Out" from receiving further information.
at any time you do not wish to receive further information about
products or services from us and wish us to cease providing your
Information to third parties, you may choose to "opt-out"
through the Unsubscribe/"Opt-Out" page of our site or by
written request sent by Postal mail to our Customer Service Manager
at the following address:
P O Box 192, Beachmere, Qld, 4510, Australia or by clicking the "Unsubscribe" link in our newsletter emails.
We will promptly update our records upon receiving your clear instructions to opt-out, it may take up to ten (10) business days from our receipt of your request for the change to be fully effective. If you later give us a clear statement that you want to receive emails from us or our advertisers after such date, then that opt-in statement will supersede any earlier opt-out request. If we have already provided your email address or other information to an advertiser or other third party before we receive your opt-out request, we cannot prevent them from sending or continuing to send you information or emails and you will need to contact such third party directly to opt out with them.
How to correct, delete, or access your information.
If you wish to access, delete or correct the information you have provided to us through this site, please contact us through the Contact Us section of our site or through written request sent by Postal mail to the Customer Service Manager at the address listed above.
Special rights for Men and Women from certain countries.
If you are a from another country with specific laws relating to the collection and use of Information, you may have specific rights not set forth in this policy. To obtain such information pertaining to your information, you must make a request in writing. Your request must include the web site name you visited, your name, registration (email address) and a return address or it will not be processed. We will not honour such requests more than once per calendar year. Requests made via email will not be accepted. Mail your request to Customer Service Manager at the address listed in the footer of this site or the Contact Us page.