Privacy Policy

Finance Unit makes a commitment to protecting your privacy and promises only to use information collected about you in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and the European Directive on Privacy and Electronic Communications (2002/58/EC).

When you register with our website, we may ask you for certain information and you may submit personal data to Finance Unit (for example your name, phone number, postal address, email address, contact and certain financial information). We may also record which products you are interested in and which links you pursue as well as customer traffic patterns and site use. This information will be kept securely in accordance with our internal security policy and may be used to:

- process your application;
- provide you with an up to date, efficient, and reliable service;

By submitting your data you agree to this use.

We will never collect sensitive information about you without your explicit consent. An example of sensitive information would be your religion or a medical condition.

You undertake that all information that you provide is accurate and current.

Finance Unit may use the information or parts of it to notify you about features and/or events or related activities that you may find useful.

Third party providers using the site may access traffic usage patterns but your personal use or information will not be identifiable unless it is with specific regard to an Order/Application.

From time to time Finance Unit may share this data with other reputable companies both within and outside the European Union who, together with Finance Unit or not, may use the information or parts of it to occasionally notify you about UK Loan Services events or related activities that you may find useful.

If you do not want Finance Unit to collect or process your personal data, please do not submit it and if you have or you believe that we have data about you that is incorrect please email us Contact Us and the information will be corrected ASAP or removed from our database as you request.

Cookies

Cookies are a means by which information relating to your Internet activity (such as whether you have visited a Finance Unit website before) is recorded on your hard drive and used by us to improve the Finance Unit websites and the products and services available to you.

If you do not wish for us to use cookies when you use this site please adjust your Internet browser settings to not accept cookies.

Your computer’s help file should tell you how to do this. Alternatively visit www.dma.org.uk for information on how to do this.

For each visitor to our Web page, our Web server automatically recognizes no information regarding the domain or e-mail address. We collect the e-mail addresses of those who communicate with us via e-mail, aggregate information on what pages consumers access or visit, user-specific information on what pages consumers access or visit, information volunteered by the consumer, such as survey information and/or site registrations and temporary collection of information filled out. If you do not want to receive e-mail from us in the future, please let us know by visiting us at Contact Us. If you supply us with your postal address on-line you will only receive the info for which you provided us your address. Persons who supply us with their telephone numbers on-line will only receive telephone contact from us with information regarding orders they have placed on-line. Please provide us with your name and phone number. We will be sure your name is removed from the list we share with other organisations.

With respect to Ad Servers: We do not partner with or have special relationships with any ad server companies.

From time to time, we may use customer information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice. If our information practices change at some time in the future we will contact you before we use your data for these new purposes to notify you of the policy change and to provide you with the ability to opt out of these new uses.

Customers may prevent their information from being used for purposes other than those for which it was originally collected by visiting us at Contact Us.

Upon request we provide site visitors with access to all information [including proprietary information] that we maintain about them, communications that the consumer/visitor has directed to our site (e.g., e-mails, customer inquiries), contact information (e.g., name, address, phone number) that we maintain about them , a description of information that we maintain about them.

Upon request we offer visitors the ability to have inaccuracies corrected in contact info, financial info, communications that the consumer/visitor has directed to the site.

With respect to security: We have appropriate security measures in place in our physical facilities to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information that we have collected from you at our site.

Use of SMS Messaging. By agreeing to this privacy policy you give us permission to contact you via SMS text messaging to your mobile phone.