Cookie policy

This policy explains our practices with respect to the use of cookies on our website.

By using the website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Netwealth in the manner and for the purposes set out in this section.

In common with most other websites, Netwealth uses cookies. These are very small text files that a website can transfer to your computer's hard drive for record keeping. The cookies can make using our website easier by storing information about your preferences and will enable you to take full advantage of our services. Cookies only identify your computer when you visit a website that uses cookies; they do not identify the user. The information is usually stored in a secure, encrypted file (the ‘cookie’) on your hard disk and contains information that you chose to provide.

When you visit Netwealth, we pass one or more "cookies" to your computer system. Cookies merely enable us to identify you as a unique user and associate information you have freely provided in connection with your using our products and services.

Netwealth, like many other companies, use web advertising systems that utilise advertising cookies to improve your online experience, including the display of relevant advertising and content on non-affiliated third party websites. As you browse Netwealth’s website, cookies may be placed on your computer which could be used by our advertising partners to present you with advertising or content on other sites based on your previous interaction with Netwealth’s website. These web advertising systems our partners employ do not collect personal information such as your name, email address, postal address or telephone number.

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 browser. Most internet browsers are initially set up to accept cookies, but you can refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. Please note, however, that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of the website.

What do we want all this information for?

Through the Netwealth site you can get to know what Netwealth does and who we are. We just want to get to know you too. The information you provide may be used:

  • To keep you informed of any administration, enhancement or development occurring with Netwealth.com.au, to ensure you are aware of any changes which may affect our delivery of, or your ability to use the site;
  • To provide you with information about new opportunities available from Netwealth, which we feel may be of interest to you (you can always ask us to stop sending you information);
  • To advise you of special offers which have come to our attention from other providers which we believe may be of interest to you. (You can always ask us to stop sending you information);

We will provide information about you if we have received your consent or:

  • If required by law; or
  • If Netwealth suspects that fraud or unlawful activity has been or is being engaged in or maybe engaged in and the disclosure is reasonably necessary to assist in the investigation of the matter; or
  • The disclosure is reasonably necessary to assist a law enforcement agency or an agency responsible for national security in the performance of its functions.