Privacy Policy

Hitsquad values Your privacy.

Personal Information

Hitsquad collects personal information about our users during registration for paid services and some free services, from our use of "cookie" technology as you use the service and sometimes during entry into a Hitsquad contest or sweepstakes.

Hitsquad uses reasonable precautions to keep any personal information disclosed to us secure and we never disclose such information to third parties without your express permission. We only ever use personal information for the exact purpose we stated when you gave it to us. However, we are not responsible for any breach of security or for any actions of any third parties which receive the information. Hitsquad also links to a wide variety of other sites. We are not responsible for their privacy policies or how they treat information about their users.

Hitsquad's Use Of Cookies

Hitsquad primarily only sets 'session cookies' which disappear from your browser when you close it down, although we may occasionally set longer lasting cookies. Only we can retrieve the cookies we have set in your browser - no other web site can see this information.

We use cookies to maintain virtual 'sessions' for your web browser so that our web server knows which information to display to you when it has to make a choice. This might be to decide if you are allowed to view certain information (such as our paid Membership service) or it may be to decide which sponsor's message or advertisement to show you.

Aggregated Information

We also collect aggregated tracking information derived mainly by tallying page views throughout our sites. Such information enables us to better tailor our content to visitors' needs and to help our advertisers better understand the demographics of our audience. Because Hitsquad derives its revenue mainly from advertising, providing such aggregated demographic data is essential to keeping our service free to users.

Third Party Advertising

All Hitsquad sites including Shareware Music Machine,,,,, and use the services of third party advertising companies to serve advertisements when you visit.

These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to these and other web sites in order to provide advertisements on this site and other sites about goods and services that may be of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, please click here click here.

Third Party Cookies

In the course of serving advertisements to this site, our advertisers may place or recognize a unique "cookie" on your browser.

More Information About Cookies

Cookies are small pieces of information that may be placed into your browser by any web server your browser connects to. Cookies can only be retrieved by a web server from the same domain name as the one that placed it there. You can change the way your browser handles cookies, or disable them completely by changing your browser's preferences. You can do this under the Tools>Internet Options menu in Microsoft Internet Explorer, see your Help menu in other browsers for information on how to do this.

Contact Hitsquad

Please contact us for more information about our privacy policy if required.

From within Australia: (07) 3862 3346
USA Freecall: 1 877 292 1133
From other countries: + 61 7 3862 3346

From within Australia: (07) 3862 4832
From outside Australia: + 61 7 3862 4832

Postal Address
Hitsquad Pty Ltd
PO Box 1048
Toowong, Qld, 4066.

Contact us via email.


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