This notice describes our privacy policy. By visiting Poor-boys, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Notice.
What Personal Information about Customers Does Poor-boys Gather?

Information You Give Us:

We receive and store any information you enter on our Web site.  Poor-boys do not request banking details / credit card details therefore these details will not be held at all by Poor-boys.

Automatic Information: 

We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us. For example, like many Web sites, we use “cookies,” and we obtain certain types of information when your Web browser accesses Poor-boys. A number of companies offer utilities designed to help you visit Web sites anonymously. Although we will not be able to provide you with a personalized experience at Poor-boys if we cannot recognize you, we want you to be aware that these tools exist.

E-mail Communications:

To help us make e-mails more useful and interesting, Poor-boys, sends Newsletters and e-mails in HTML format. If you do not want to receive newsletters from us, please adjust your account settings to reflect this by unsubscribing in the My Account section menu. We will however still send you e-mails to retrieve forgotten passwords, confirm orders, request information about not completing orders, updates on pricing and stock information from items in your wish list and cart, as well as a welcome message when you join us. Invoices are sent via e-mail and by using Poor-boys, you agree to receive invoices in electronic format via e-mail as per SARS requirements.

What about Cookies?

Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser and to provide features such as automatic login and permanent shopping carts for storage of items in your Shopping Cart between visits.

Does Poor-boys Share the Information It Receives?

Information about our customers is an important part of our business, and Poor-boys will not sell this information to others. Your details will not be shared with any third party whatsoever without your prior consent.

Business Transfers:

As we continue to develop our business, we might sell or buy stores or assets. In such transactions, customer information generally is one of the transferred business assets. Also, in the unlikely event that Poor-boys, or substantially all of its assets are acquired, customer information will of course be one of the transferred assets.

Protection of Poor-boys and Others:

We release account and other personal information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with law; enforce or apply our Conditions of Use and other agreements; or protect the rights, property, or safety of Poor-boys, our users, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection and credit risk reduction.

How Secure Is Information About Me?

It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. Be sure to sign off when finished using a shared computer.

What Information Can I Access?

Poor-boys gives you access to your account information for the limited purpose of viewing and, in certain cases, updating that information.

Conditions of Use, Notices, and Revisions

If you choose to visit Poor-boys, your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Notice and our Conditions of Use, including limitations on damages, arbitration of disputes, and application of the law of South Africa. If you have any concern about privacy at Poor-boys, please send us a thorough description to, and we will try to resolve it. Our business changes constantly. This Notice and the Conditions of Use will change also, and use of information that we gather now is subject to the Privacy Notice in effect at the time of use. We may e-mail periodic reminders of our notices and conditions, unless you have instructed us not to, but you should check our Web site frequently to see recent changes.

Automatic Information
Examples of the information we collect and analyse include the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet; login; e-mail address; password; computer and connection information such as browser type and version, operating system, and platform; purchase history; the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstream to, through, and from our Web site, including date and time; cookie number; and products you viewed or searched for.