Website terms of use

About these terms of use

These terms of use apply to the access and use of this website and any other websites and mobile applications (collectively, our ‘Site’) operated by or on behalf of Nimble Australia Pty Ltd (ACN 135 501 807, Australian Credit Licence Number 386010) or any of its related bodies corporate (‘we’, ‘us’ or ‘our’).

We are committed to protecting your privacy.

This policy explains how your personal information will be treated as you access and interact with our Site. 

Collection and use of information

We may collect personal information from you directly or via your use of our services. We will only collect personal information which is reasonably necessary for, or directly related to, our functions or activities. In certain circumstances, the data collected by us or our third party service providers through the use of cookies, pixels, click re-directs and tag containers may constitute personal information. For more information about the purposes for which we collect, hold and use your personal information, please see our privacy and credit reporting policy.

We or our service providers may collect the following types of Site related information:

Sensitive information

Sensitive information is any information about a person's racial or ethnic origin, political opinion, membership of a political association, religious beliefs or affiliations, philosophical beliefs, membership of a professional or trade association, membership of a trade union, sexual preferences or practices, criminal record or health information.

We will not ask you to disclose sensitive information, but if you elect to provide sensitive information it may also be captured and stored where you have consented to us collecting and holding such sensitive information and we determine that the information is reasonably necessary for one or more of the purposes outlined in our privacy and credit reporting policy.

Information from third parties

Our Site also contains links to the websites of third party providers of goods and services. If you have accessed third party websites through our Site and if those third parties collect information about you, we may also collect or have access to that information as part of our arrangements with those third parties.

Where you access a third party website from our Site, cookie information, information about your preferences or other information you have provided about yourself may be shared between us and the third party.

Advertising and tracking

When you view our advertisements on a third party website, the advertising company uses 'cookies' and in some cases 'web beacons' to collect information such as: 

When you access our Site after viewing one of our advertisements on a third party website, the advertising company collects information on how you utilise our Site (eg which pages you view) and whether you complete an online application.

We may use third party service providers that track your website usage behavior while on our website for the purpose of providing us with information to determine how better to organise our pages. We may also use such third parties to assist us conduct Site testing.

Cookies

We use 'cookies' to provide you with better and more customised services and with a more effective Site.

A 'cookie' is a small text file placed on your computer by our web page server. A cookie can later be retrieved by our webpage servers. Cookies are frequently used on websites and you can choose if and how a cookie will be accepted by configuring your preferences and options in your internet browser.

We or our service providers use cookies for different purposes such as:

In certain circumstances, data collected from the use of cookies may reasonably identify you and/or potentially constitute personal or sensitive information. By using our website you consent to our use of cookies pixels, click re-directs and tag containers and the data they may collect.

Online applications

When you send a completed online application to us, we retain the information contained in that application. We are able to then use that information to provide any financial services that you require.

You may be able to also suspend and save online applications, so you can complete and send the applications at a later time. If you suspend or save your application, the information that you have entered will be retained in our systems so that you may recover the information when you resume your application. Online applications that have been suspended or saved may be viewed by us.

We may use third party service providers to analyse the way you fill out our online forms.

We will not be liable or responsible for:

Security of information

The security of your information is very important to us.

We regularly review developments in security and encryption technologies. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed as totally secure.

We take all reasonable steps to protect the information in our systems from misuse, interference, loss, and any unauthorised access, modification or disclosure.

If we no longer require your information, and we are legally permitted to, we will take all reasonable steps to destroy or de-identify the information.

We take reasonable steps to preserve the security of cookie and personal information in accordance with this policy and our privacy and credit reporting policy. If your browser is suitably configured, it will advise you whether the information you are sending us will be secure (encrypted) or not secure (unencrypted).

You understand that any message or information you send using our Site may be read or intercepted by others, even if there is a special notice that a particular transmission is encrypted.

All content and services on or available through our Site are provided on an 'as is' basis and we do not make any representations or give any warranty or guarantee in respect of our Site or its content.

You indemnify and will keep us indemnified for any claims or liabilities that you or we may be liable for as a result of your breach of these terms of use.

You agree that by using our Site, you will be solely responsible for ensuring the security of access to our Site by third parties.

Direct marketing

We will not use or disclose sensitive information about you for direct marketing purposes unless you have consented to that kind of use or disclosure.

We may use your personal information for direct marketing purposes. If you do not wish to receive direct marketing communications from us or from other organisations, you may submit a request to customercare@nimble.com.au.

Disclosure to overseas entities

We do not generally disclose personal information obtained from cookies to overseas entities in the course of our activities. In certain circumstances, data collected from use of cookies, pixels, click re-directs and tag containers may reasonably identify you and/or potentially constitute personal or sensitive information. By using our Site, you consent to our use of cookies pixels, click re-directs and tag containers and the data which they may disclose, including to overseas entities.

Please contact us on 133 156 or customercare@nimble.com.au if you would like further information.

Site conditions of use

 As the owner of our Site we can impose reasonable conditions on those who visit it. You must not otherwise copy, transmit, distribute, reproduce (for compensation or otherwise), licence, alter, adapt, reverse engineer or modify the whole or any part of our Site in any way. You acknowledge that rights in our Site are licensed (not sold) to you, and that you have no rights in, or to, our Site or the technology used or supported by our Site other than the right to use each of them in accordance with these terms of use.

You may download our mobile app to view, use and display it on mobile devices for your personal purposes only. You must delete it from a mobile device if you change that mobile device or intend to dispose of it.

You agree you will:

To the extent permitted by the ePayments Code, you (or if applicable, the relevant account holder) will be liable for any loss arising from an unauthorised transaction occurring as a result of a breach of any of these obligations.

Push notifications

With your consent, we use push notifications to send you information relating to us. You can manage your push notification preferences or deactivate these notifications at any time by turning off the notification settings in our Site or in the device settings of your mobile device.

Trademarks and copyright

All copyright, trade marks (including the registered Nimble trademark) and all other intellectual property rights in our Site and its content (including without limitation the pages screens, information and material) included in our Site and all software and source codes connected with our Site is owned by us unless otherwise noted. Any use of our intellectual property without our express permission is prohibited.

Changes to these terms of use

We may change these terms of use from time to time. Any updated versions of these terms of use will be posted on our website and will be effective from the date of posting.

These terms of use were last updated on 20 August 2019.