We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors; this policy sets out how we will treat your personal information.
(1) What information do we collect?
We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal data:
(a) Information about your visits to and use of this website (including your IP address, geographical location, browser type, referral source, length of visit and number of page views)
(b) Information relating to any transactions carried out between you and us on or in relation to this website, including information relating to any purchases you make of our goods or services
(c) Information that you provide to us for the purpose of registering with us
(d) Information that you provide to us for the purpose of subscribing to our website services, email notifications and/or newsletters
(e) Any other information that you choose to send to us
(2) Using your personal data
We may use your personal information to:
(a) Administer the website
(b) Improve your browsing experience by personalising the website
(c) Enable your use of the services available on the website
(d) Send to you any reports purchased via the website, and supply to you services or goods available on the website
(e) Send statements and invoices to you, and collect payments from you
(f) Send you general (non-marketing) commercial communications
(g) Send you email notifications that you have specifically requested
(h) Send to you our newsletter and other marketing communications relating to our business or the businesses of carefully selected third parties that we think may be of interest to you by email or similar technology (you can inform us at any time if you no longer require marketing communications)
(i) Provide third parties with statistical information about our users – but this information will not be used to identify any individual user
(j) Deal with enquiries and complaints made by or about you relating to the website
We will not without your express consent provide your personal information to any third parties for the purpose of direct marketing
In addition, we may disclose information about you:
(a) To the extent that we are required to do so by law
(b) In connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings
(c) In order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention and reducing credit risk)
(4) Security of your personal data
We will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.
We will store all the personal information you provide on our secure password- and firewall- protected servers. All electronic transactions you make to or receive from us will be encrypted [using SSL technology].
All our website financial transactions are handled through our payment services provider, Paypoint (www.paypoint.com). We will share information with Paypoint only to the extent necessary for the purposes of processing payments you make via our website.
Of course, data transmission over the Internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the Internet. [You are responsible for keeping your password and user details confidential. We will not ask you for your password.]
(5) Policy amendments
(6) Your rights
You may instruct us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes by email at any time. (In practice, you will usually either expressly agree in advance to our use of your personal data for marketing purposes, or we will provide you with an opportunity to opt-out of the use of your personal data for marketing purposes.)
(7) Third party websites
The website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third party websites.
(8) Updating information
Please let us know if the personal information that we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated.