smartloancompare pub media B.V is a registered data controller in relation to the processing of any personal information in connection with our services.
If you have any queries relating to our use of your personal information or any other related data protection questions, please contact us at email@example.com.
2.1 When you interact with our personalised tools
In order for you to interact with our personalised tools, including Cheap Energy Club, Credit Club, Eligibility tools and any other personalised tools including clubs that we may launch from time to time ("MSE Personalised Tools") we need to collect certain personal information from you. We may use or share your details with our third party partners: (i) for the purpose of enabling your interaction with MSE Personalised Tools (eg, getting your credit information to enable us to give you an eligibility score); and (ii) in accordance with clause 2.5 below. Under no circumstances will those third parties be permitted to use your details for their own marketing purposes.
2.2 Internal reporting, insight and analysis
We may also use the information referred to in this clause 2 to generate aggregated, anonymised data for the purposes of internal reporting, insight and analysis, enabling us to improve and personalise our Site, the services we offer and search results for our Site. Where necessary this exercise may be carried out on our behalf by a third party
If required or permitted to do so by law;
If required to do so by any court, the Financial Conduct Authority or any other applicable regulatory, compliance, governmental or law enforcement agency;
If necessary in connection with legal proceedings or potential legal proceedings;
In line with our own Terms and Conditions of Use (in particular Clause 8.10 regarding reporting offending Forum users to their ISP or to the authorities if their actions appear to amount to a crime); and
Our technical partners for the purposes of enabling your interaction with MSE Personalised Tools and/or as described in clause 2.5 and 2.6 above. Under no circumstances will those third parties be permitted to use your details for their own marketing purposes.
Under data protection legislation you have the right to request a copy of the personal information we hold about you and to have any inaccuracies corrected. At our discretion, we may charge £10 for information requests and require you to prove your identity with two pieces of approved identification. We will use reasonable efforts to supply, correct or delete personal information about you on our files.Please address requests and questions about this to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Some third-party technology we use (eg, embedded videos, social sharing) also drop cookies to improve your experience on their sites.
For details on what cookies we do use, information on how to stop them being stored or how to delete ones already stored.
Keeping information about you secure is very important to us so we store and process your personal information in accordance with the high standards required under data protection legislation. From time to time and for operational reasons the personal information we collect from you may be transferred to and stored in countries outside of the European Economic Area ("EEA"). Your information may also be processed by some of our service providers who operate outside the EEA. We use these service providers (which may include some based in the USA) to help us provide products and services to you. When we appoint suppliers we take care to ensure that they have appropriate security measures in place. However, different countries have different data protection and security laws and some of these do not offer the same level of protection as you enjoy under UK data protection legislation. You should be aware that your information may be accessible by government and law enforcement agencies.You may complete a registration process when you sign up to use parts of our Site. This may include the creation of a username, password and/or other identification information. Any such details should be kept confidential by you and should not be disclosed to or shared with anyone. Where you do disclose any of these details, you are solely responsible for all activities undertaken on our Site where they are used. To protect your account, we ask you to choose a strong password to access your data on our Site. A strong password should include a mixture of letters and numbers. Your password can only be reset with access to the email address registered in our system.
We do our best to keep the information you disclose to us secure. However, we can't guarantee its security. By using our Site you accept the inherent risks of providing information online and will not hold us responsible for any breach of security.
Effective as of: 28 Nov. 2017