Privacy Policy

MyBruApp proprietary Limited ("MyBru")

Trading as MyBru

Date last amended May 2017

1. MyBru Limited is committed to protecting your privacy. This privacy policy together with our terms and conditions explains:


2. Personal information refers to all information about you as an identifiable individual, including but not limited to your name, address, email address, mobile number, identity number and mobile device’s ID and GPS location.


3. Collection and processing of Personal information

3.1. MyBru only collects and processes personal information that is reasonably necessary for its business functions and activities which include but are not limited to the following instances:

3.2 MyBru may also collect personal information about you by accessing data from other sources and then analysing that data together with the information we already hold about you in order to learn more about your likely preferences and interests. When you visit our websites, social media pages or mobile applications or click on our advertisements, MyBru may collect information about you using technology which is not apparent to you, for example “cookies”. A cookie is an alphanumeric identifier which we transfer to your hard drive through your web browser when you visit our website. It enables our own system to recognise you when you visit our website again and to improve our service to you. Cookies may also be used to compile aggregate information about areas of our website that are visited most frequently. This information can be used to enhance the content of our website and make your use of it easier. You can disable our use of cookies by configuring your browser accordingly.

3.3. In order to register for certain services or to enter competitions or promotions offered through our website or mobile applications from time to time MyBru may also collect relevant personal information. MyBru will use such information to provide the services to you. MyBru may also use such information for its own internal purposes including –


4. Precise Location Information and How to Opt Out

When you use one of our location-enabled services (for example, when you access services from a mobile device), we may collect and process information about your mobile device’s GPS location (including the latitude, longitude or altitude of your mobile device) and the time the location information is recorded to customize the services with location-based information and features (for example, to inform you about specials or applicable promotions in your area). Some of these services require your personal data for the feature to work and we may associate location data with your device ID and other information we hold about you. We keep this data for no longer than is reasonably necessary for providing services to you.


5. Payment Card Information

To use our services, such as to place advertisements on our mobile applications, we may require credit or debit card account information. By submitting your credit or debit card account information through our Services, you expressly consent to the sharing of your information with third-party payment processors, and other third-party service providers (including but not limited to vendors who provide fraud detection services to us and other third parties), and you further agree to the following terms:


6. Analytics and tailored advertising

6.1. Analytics and tailored advertising

To help us better understand your use of the Services, we may use third-party web analytics on our Services, such as Google Analytics. These service providers use the sort of technology described as “Automatically-Collected Information”. The information collected by this technology will be disclosed to or collected directly by these service providers, who use the information to evaluate our users’ use of the Services.


7. Storage of personal information


7.1. MyBru uses all reasonable endeavours to put in place and maintain electronic procedures and systems to ensure accuracy and to eliminate risks of unauthorised access to, and loss, misuse or wrongful alteration of, personal information with reference to accepted technological standards.


8. Personal information shared


8.1 MyBru may sell, rent or otherwise disclose your personal information to any third party without your consent, provided that by using our website and/or subscribing for any of our services, you provide your express and informed consent for MyBru to disclose your personal information to third parties as follows -

8.1.1 to third party companies that may partner with MyBru to provide products or services to you or be employed by MyBru to provide services for us, including for example, website hosting and development. These companies require access to your personal information to perform their functions and not for any other purposes ;

8.1.2 to transfer MyBru's customer database/s, including personal information contained therein, to any third party who acquires all or substantially all of the assets or shares in our company or our website service whether by sale, merger, acquisition or otherwise;

8.1.3 to governmental agencies, exchanges and other regulatory or self-regulatory organisations if MyBru is required to do so by law or if we believe that such action is necessary to -

8.1.3.1 comply with the law or with any legal process;

8.1.3.2 protect and defend our rights and property or that of our customers and companies in our group;

8.1.3.3 prevent fraud or abuse, misuse or unauthorised use of our website; and/or

8.1.3.4 protect the personal safety or property of our customers or the public (if you provide false or deceptive information about yourself or misrepresent yourself as being someone else, MyBru will disclose such information to the appropriate regulatory bodies and commercial entities).

8.2 MyBru reserves the right to share non-personal, non-individual information in aggregate form with third parties for business purposes, for example with advertisers on our website or business associates and partners.


9. Links

Our website and mobile application contains links to other websites. Please note that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of third party websites or the manner in which they use cookies and advise you to read the privacy statements of each website you visit which collects personal information.


10. Access to your personal information

MyBru will provide you with access to any of your personal information it holds (except in limited circumstances recognised by law). If you wish to access your personal information or have an enquiry about privacy, please contact MyBru. Before MyBru provides you with access to your personal information proof of identity will be required. MyBru may in addition, charge a reasonable fee for giving access to your personal information.


11. Communicating with you / Opting Out

If you are an existing customer, we provide you the opportunity to ‘opt-out’ of having your personally identifiable information used for certain purposes, when we ask for this information. If you no longer wish to receive our newsletter and promotional communications, you may opt-out of receiving them by:


12. Changes to this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to modify this policy at any time, so please review it frequently. If we decide to change our privacy & security policy, we will post changes to this page. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here. The amended privacy & security policy will supersede and replace any previous policies with effect from the date on which it is posted on our website.


13. Concerns

If you have any questions concerning your personal information, please contact us on
+27 27 1942 633, or email info@mybruapp.com.