Madeit Privacy Policy - Updated 15th May 2023

Our Privacy Commitment

We value your trust in us and are committed to protecting the privacy of our customers. Your personal information is crucial, and we strive to keep it secure. We adhere to industry-standard practices to safeguard your information, both during its transmission and after we receive it. But remember, no method of transmission over the internet or electronic storage is entirely foolproof.

Information We Collect

The extent of information we gather depends on your interaction with our website and the details you choose to share with us.

When you browse our website, we automatically record details such as your server address, domain name, the date and time of your visit, and the information downloaded. This information helps us understand your interests and preferences better, allowing us to provide a more personalised service. Where such information pertains to an identified individual - Personal Data may also include network and device data such as IP address and device or advertising identifiers and information we obtain using cookies or other tracking technologies. 

We may also collect information about you from third-party sources and platforms (including data validation services, authentication service providers, social networking sites, online marketing and segmentation providers and ad targeting companies) to supplement the information we collect directly from you.

If you share personal information with us, rest assured, it's stored securely. We might use these details to send you marketing materials and for statistical purposes. However, please understand that Madeit cannot guarantee the security of any information sent over the internet to us and we are not liable for unauthorised access to that information.

Financial Information

We do not collect or store your credit card details. All transactions involving credit card payments (between buyers and sellers or between sellers and Madeit) are processed externally by Paypal or Stripe, and we don't keep any of your sensitive financial information.

Disclosure of Personal Information

We won't intentionally disclose your personal information outside our organisation (or related entities) without your consent, unless required or permitted by law.

Access to your personal information is strictly limited to authorised Madeit personnel. We take reasonable steps to ensure your personal information is accurate, up-to-date, and safeguarded from risks such as unauthorised access, modification, or disclosure.

Protection of Your Personal Information

To secure your personal information, Madeit uses international grade SSL encryption where appropriate. This encryption protects any information you provide and any information you send against third-party access. If your browser doesn't support SSL, or if you're connecting to the Internet from behind a firewall, pages may not display correctly. In such cases, please note that you might not be able to use this website.

Removing Your Personal Details

If at any time you wish to remove your personal details from our database, or if you have any questions regarding our Terms of Use or Privacy Policy, please reach out to us using the Contact Us link.

Cookies & Tracking Technologies

Madeit uses Cookies and Tracking Technologies (such as eTags, pixels, web beacons/ GIFs, local storage, or other identifiers on your device and browser settings) on this Website. Cookies are small text files that we may place on your device to store information in order to recognise you and your device each time you visit our Website or Apps.  We also use cookies and tracking technologies in order to enhance your online experience, including for preference settings, product offer selection, analytics, conversion attribution and fraud reduction. We use both session and persistent tracking cookies. Session cookies are temporary files that are deleted by your browser once you close it, while persistent cookies stay in a browser subfolder until deleted.

Cookies and tracking technologies used on this website can be divided into four main categories:

  •  Strictly Necessary - Required for the operation of our website.
  •  Analytical or Performance - Allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our Website when using it.
  •  Functionality - Helps us to recognise you when you return to our Website and allows personalisation.
  •  Targeting - Records your visit to our Website, including pages and links used and allows targeted advertising.

Madeit also uses the services of third-party vendors, who may implement one or more persistent Cookies and Tracking Technologies. The collection, use, and disclosure of information, including Personal Data, collected by third party Cookies and Tracking Technologies are subject to the privacy and data protection policies of the third-party vendors and are not under our control.  These named third parties may include, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services. These third party Cookies and Tracking Technologies are likely to be analytical or performance cookies or targeting cookies.

How do I manage Cookies and Tracking Technologies?

You can disable both first party and third party Cookies and Tracking Technologies being stored by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some Cookies and Tracking Technologies. However, please note that this may result in the loss of Website functionality, restrict your use of the Website or App, or disable some features.

Google Analytics

Madeit uses certain Google Analytics functions.  Please see this link for how your data is collected and this link for instructions on how to opt-out of any Google Analytics data tracking.

Madeit may use Google Analytics features based on Display Advertising, including but not restricted to the following: Remarketing, Google Display Network Impression Reporting, DoubleClick Campaign Manager Integration, and Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting.  Using the Google Ads Settings , you can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and Google Optimize and customise Google Display Network ads.

Facebook Analytics and Insights

Facebook Insights is a tool which tracks user interaction on Madeit’s Facebook and Instagram Pages and within the Madeit Facebook Groups, allowing page admins to track usage and improve page performance. 

Facebook Analytics is a behavioural analytics solution that helps to track, measure, better understand, and optimise products and customer experience and provides audience information and unifies analytics across devices and channels. 

Facebook’s Privacy Policy can be seen here: .  If you want to opt-out of seeing ads on Facebook based on information we’ve received from other websites and apps, you can control this in your ad preferences: .

Contacting Us

For any questions relating to your Personal Data or about this Privacy Policy, if you have a complaint regarding the collection, use or handling of your Personal Data by us, or a question about how we are complying with Applicable Laws, you may contact us via email;

Governing Law

This Privacy Policy and any separate agreements whereby we provide you Services shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of New South Wales, Australia.

Privacy Policy Updates & Agreement

Madeit commits to ensuring that we properly manage, protect and process your Personal Data. As part of that commitment we will be reviewing our policies, procedures and processes from time to time.  In this regard, Madeit may update this Privacy Policy to ensure that it is consistent with industry trends and any changes in legal or regulatory requirements at our discretion. 

By continuing to use our Platforms and/or services after the Privacy Policy has been amended, you hereby agree to be bound by the terms of such amended Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with the terms of this Privacy Policy, as it may be amended from time to time, in whole or part, you must terminate your use of the website.

Last Updated on 15 May 2023