Privacy Policy

Family Memo understands your privacy is important to you, and in turn we respect the privacy of our visitors, members and clients.


Collection of Information

Family Memo collects your personal information for the purpose of providing an effective website user experience.


Personal information collected through the registration process and newsletter subscription process includes compulsory information for the purpose of accessing member only sections of the website, communication with you if required and to help us understand our member base for the purpose of improving the user experience. Your discretion is offered as to whether you provide information not indicated as compulsory and if provided this information is also used to better understand our member base for the purpose of improving the user experience.


You may choose to volunteer what could be deemed to be personal information on the site through blog comments, forum participation and competition entries and it should be noted that this information could be readily viewed by the public including site members and non-registered site visitors, on an international scale. We do encourage participation on the site of this nature however this type of information is not compulsory and is offered entirely by you on a volunteer basis for public display on the website.



The website may use cookies to store information about visitors preferences, record user-specific information on which pages the user accesses or visits, customize web page content based on visitors browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.


DoubleClick DART Cookie

Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on the website.


Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to and other sites on the Internet.


Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL –


Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site, including Google Adsense.


These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to select the advertisements and links that appear on and to send directly to your browser. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons ) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and / or to personalize the advertising content that you see.


Family Memo has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.


You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices.’s privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites.


If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at your browsers’ respective websites.


Protection of Information

Family Memo takes all reasonable steps to ensure the security of our system. Any information which we hold for you is stored on the secure servers of an external hosting company which may reside in a country outside your own.


In addition, any employees and third parties who provide services related to our information systems are obliged to respect the confidentiality of any personal information held by Family Memo. However, Family Memo will not be held responsible for events arising from unauthorised access of your personal information.


You can play an important role in keeping your personal information secure, by maintaining the confidentiality of your password used on the Family Memo site.

Family Memo will not sell, trade, give or rent any information provided by you to third parties except where we are legally obliged to disclose such information.



By giving out your personal information to Family Memo by any means, you have consented to the use of this information from that point in time and moving forward.


Further information

Further information can be found at the Australian Government Privacy web site:


If you have any questions about our privacy policy, or wish to notify us of any suspected unauthorised use of your login details or other breach of security you can contact Family Memo by sending us an email, writing to us or by completing the Contact Us form on our website.


If our Privacy Policy changes we will post the updated policy here on our website. You can tell if the policy has changed by checking the version date that appears at the end of this policy.


30 May 2012