We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors; this policy sets out how we will treat your personal information.
We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal data:
We do not collect or store your bank or other payment details. All payments are handled by our payment services provider, Paypal. Details of Paypal's privacy policies can be found at http://www.paypal.com.
A cookie consists of information sent by a web server to a web browser and stored by the browser. The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables the web server to identify and track the web browser.
We will send you “session” cookies. We will use the information we obtain from the cookies to improve the website’s usability. The session cookies will be deleted from your computer when you close your web browser.
We do not use “persistent” cookies on this website.
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies. (For example, in Internet Explorer you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector.) This will, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.
We may use your personal information to:
Personal information contained in listings that you place on the website will be published on the internet, and may therefore be accessible anywhere in the world.
Our website – including our database containing your personal information – will be hosted in the USA by ServInt Internet Services. (ServInt subscribes to the Safe Harbor scheme for the protection of personal data agreed between the European Commission and the US Department of Commerce.)
If you are in the European Economic Area (EEA), personal information which you provide may be transferred to other countries which do not have data protection laws equivalent to those in force in the EEA.
You expressly agree to such transfers.
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 (firewall- and password-protected) servers.
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.
You may instruct us to provide you with any personal information we hold about you. Provision of such information may be subject to the payment of a fee (currently fixed at £10.00).
You may instruct us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes by email (to email@example.com) 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.)
The website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third party websites.
Please let us know if the personal information which we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated.