Privacy Policy

Data protection on the website of Arvato Finance AS

Arvato Finance AS welcomes your visit to our website and your interest in our company and range of services. Protection of personal data is important to us. All the web-based activities of Arvato Finance AS occur in accordance with applicable legal provisions on the protection of personal data and data security. This data protection information notifies you about how Arvato Finance AS handles information collected during your visit to the website of Arvato Finance AS.

Collection and processing of personal data

The website of Arvato Finance AS can generally be used without providing personal data. Personal data refers to all information that identifies you, such as your name, your email address, or your mailing address. Such data is stored only if you provide it to Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA, for example, when ordering information or subscribing to the newsletter.

Arvato Finance AS ensures all data to be stored safely and takes all precautions on security to prevent unauthorized access to information. We would like to emphasize that you shouldn’t share your personal information with 3rd parties for your information security.

Use and transmission of personal data

Except in the cases described here, Arvato Finance AS will use your personal data exclusively for the purpose of technical administration of the website, to give you access to special information and to provide you our products and services and for general communication with you. Except in the cases described here, Arvato Finance AS will not transmit your personal data to third parties or use it elsewhere.

Personal information will never be shared with third parties except for cases such as court ruling in accordance with legislative harmonization, legal exceptions, exceptions mentioned in this Privacy Policy and personal approval for information sharing. In cases of forgery/fraud, investigation or information security breach, Arvato Finance AS reserves the right to partner with legal authorities and reveal all kinds of information (including personal) when requested by judicial authorities.

The employees of Arvato Finance AS are obliged to maintain confidentiality.

Cookie Policy

Cookies are small files that are temporarily placed on your hard drive. They are used only to obtain information on the use of the Arvato Finance AS website. This makes it possible to recognize your computer automatically the next time you view the Arvato Finance AS website. However, cookies contain no personal data, so the protection of your private sphere is ensured. Depending on your settings, your Internet browser may automatically accept cookies. However, you may also change your browser settings at any time and use the Arvato Finance AS website without cookies.

Disclaimer

AfterPay Service Desk (“Service Desk”) is operated by Arvato Finance AS and all rights thereto are owned and reserved by Arvato Finance AS. The Service Desk allows individuals from the public to log support and other tickets on a private instance of Atlassian’s Service Desk.

Neither Arvato Finance AS or Atlassian shall be liable to you for any loss of use, lost or inaccurate data, lost profits, failure of security mechanisms, interruption of business, delays or any direct, indirect, special, incidental, reliance or consequential damages of any kind, regardless of the form of action, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), strict liability or otherwise, even if informed of the possibility of such damages in advance.

You further acknowledge and agree that any text, data, content, code, video, or other materials of any type that you upload, submit, or otherwise transmit to or through the service desk are not confidential and can be used or shared by Arvato Finance AS in accordance with privacy policy of Arvato Finance AS or Atlassian.

Service Desk is provided “as is,” and Atlassian and its suppliers expressly disclaim any and all warranties and representations of any kind, including any warranty of non-infringement, title, fitness for a particular purpose, functionality, or merchantability, whether express, implied, or statutory.