The Rich Hippie operates https://www.therichhippie.net.nz


I am committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This Site collects some personal data from it's users.

This Privacy Policy informs you of the views, practices and policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of personal data received from users of the Site. By submitting personal data to this site, you agree to us using your personal data as follows.




While using this Site, you may asked to provide certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to name, email address, cookies, usage data, password.

I may use your personal information to

  • send you my newsletters from time to time 

  • manage contacts and send messages

  • ensure that content from my site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer

  • provide you with information, products or services that you request from me which may be of interest to you

  • carry out my obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and me

  • interact with external social networks and platforms (e.g. social media widgets and share bars)

  • allow registration and authentication (e.g. affiliate portals and membership areas)

  • allow access to third party services' accounts

  • monitor infrastructure

  • manage hosting and backend infrastructure

  • interact with live chat platforms

  • carry out remarketing and behavioural targeting (including display ads)

  • display content from external platforms

  • carry out commercial affiliation (e.g. display ads)

  • interact with support and feedback platforms

  • manage user database


In addition to the above, I may collect log data and use cookies.


Log Data

Like many site operators, I collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit my Site.

This Log Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.

In addition, I may use third party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor and analyse this data.



Cookies are text files with a small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier.

Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer's or tablet device’s or mobile device’s part of the hard drive specifically designated for cookies.

It is standard practice to use cookies to make your experience better when using a website.

Like many sites, we use "cookies" to recognize, collect, and/or track information about, and relevant to, your usage of the Site.

Please refer to my Cookie Policy for information on what cookies we use, for what purposes we use cookies, and how to control cookies. Upon your first visit to the Site (and periodically after that), we will request your consent to our use of cookies, except for those strictly necessary.



Your personal data may be transferred to, and stored at, a destination outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”). By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing. I will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this privacy policy.




I may process personal data relating to users if one of the following applies:

•             users have given their consent for one or more specific purposes;

•             provision of data is necessary for the performance of an agreement with the user and/or for any pre-                           contractual obligations thereof;

•             processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which I am subject;

•             processing is related to a task that is carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of official authority                 vested in me;

•             processing is necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by me or by a third party.




I process and store your personal data for as long as required by the purpose they have been collected for.


  • personal data collected for purposes related to the performance of a contract between me and the user will be retained until such contract has been fully performed;

  • personal data collected for the purposes of my legitimate interests will be retained as long as needed to fulfill such purposes;

  • I may be allowed to retain personal data for a longer period whenever the user has given consent to such processing, as long as such consent is not withdrawn;

  • I may be obliged to retain personal data for a longer period whenever required to do so for the performance of a legal obligation or upon order of an authority.


Once the retention period expires, personal data will be deleted and some of your rights (i.e. the right to access, the right to erasure, the right to rectification and the right to data portability) cannot be enforced after expiration of the retention period. You may find specific information regarding your rights within the relevant section of this Privacy Policy.





I do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personal information unless I provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist me in operating this website, conducting my business, or serving my users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. I may also release information when its release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce my site policies, or protect mine or others’ rights, property or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.



Users have the right to do the following:

•             Withdraw their consent at any time. Users have the right to withdraw consent where they have previously                   given their consent to the processing of their personal data.

•             Object to processing of their data. Users have the right to object to the processing of their data if the                         processing is carried out on a legal basis other than consent.

•             Access their data. Users have the right to learn if data is being processed by us, obtain disclosure                               regarding certain aspects of the processing and obtain a copy of the data undergoing processing.

•             Verify and seek rectification. Users have the right to verify the accuracy of their data and ask for it to be                       updated or corrected.

•             Restrict the processing of their data. Users have the right, under certain circumstances, to restrict the                         processing of their data. In this case, we will not process their data for any purpose other than storing it.

•             Have their personal data deleted or otherwise removed. Users have the right, under certain                                         circumstances, to obtain the erasure of their data from us.

•             Receive their data and have it transferred to another controller. Users have the right to receive their data                   in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format and, if technically feasible, to have it                             transmitted to another controller without any undue delay.

•             Lodge a complaint. Users have the right to bring a claim before their competent data protection                                 supervisory authority.


You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by contacting me via my contact form.These requests can be exercised free of charge and will be addressed by us as soon as possible and always within 30 days.




The security of your personal information is important to me. My website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to my Site as safe as possible.Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.

I implement a variety of security measures when a user places an order enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information.

Unfortunately, no method of transmission over the internet is completely secure. While I strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, I cannot guarantee its absolute security.




This Privacy Policy is effective as of 05/04/2020 and will remain in effect except with respect to any changes in its provisions in the future, which will be in effect immediately after being posted on this page.


I reserve the right to update or change our Privacy Policy at any time and you should check this Privacy Policy periodically. Your continued use of our Site after I post any modifications to the Privacy Policy on this page will constitute your acknowledgment of the modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the modified Privacy Policy.

If I make any material changes to this Privacy Policy, I will notify you either through the email address you have provided, or by placing a prominent notice on my website.




If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact via my contact form