Privacy Policy

Last updated on 28 June 2018

Bargain Buys assures you of the security of your personal information given for any purchases or other circumstances where private information is required on this site. We do not sell, share, or email addresses. Bargain Buys will periodically update customers via email about new product updates, promotions, and related news.

Credit Card and Debit Card information

All credit and debit card information is processed by an independent company and by our bankers. At no time does Bargain Buys have any access to the credit or debit card details that are used to purchase Bargain Buys vouchers.

Personal information

We will collect personal information if you choose to register to use this website. The personal information we collect includes name, address, telephone numbers and e-mail address.

How we use your personal information

We use your personal information for the following purposes:

To alert you to new products, special offers, updated information and other new services for Bargain Buys, other divisions of Ricochet Publishing and our customers. For our market researching purposes (location, age, etc.) to enable us to serve you, our customer, better. To make the site easier for you to use by not making you enter your personal information more than once. Personal information collected on this site is still stored and processed in South Africa. By using this site, you consent to our having any such information on our servers.

Control of your personal information

Except as otherwise described in this statement, personal information you provide on this site will not be shared outside of Bargain Buys without your permission. It will only be used for the purposes stated above.

Please be aware that this privacy statement and the choices you make on this site will not necessarily apply to personal information you may have provided to Bargain Buys in the context of other separately operated Ricochet Publishing products or services.

Security of your personal information

Bargain Buys is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorised access, use, or disclosure.


A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web-page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a Web-server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. For example, if you personalise a Web-page, or navigate within a site, a cookie helps the Bargain Buys website to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of delivering relevant content, eases site navigation, and so on. When you return to the Bargain Buys website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the site's features that you customised.

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, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of this or other Web sites you visit.

Changes to this statement

We may occasionally update this privacy statement. When we do, we will also revise the last updated date at the top of the privacy statement. For material changes to this privacy statement, we will notify you either by placing a prominent notice on the home page of our website or by directly sending you a notification. We encourage you to periodically review this privacy statement to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. Your continued use of the service constitutes your agreement to this privacy statement and any updates.

How do you unsubscribe from receiving Bargain Buys information or marketing?

You may unsubscribe by following the unsubscribe link on our email newsletters or by emailing and marking your email Unsubscribe in the subject line.

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