How we collect information about you
We may collect information about you whenever you interact with us. For example, when you register for our services, ask about our goods or services, comment on an article, or otherwise give us any other personal information.
We may also receive information about you from third parties – but only if you’ve given them permission to share your information.
What information we collect
We may collect some, or all, of this information when you visit our website, depending on how you use it. We monitor how people use our website so we can improve it. However, you can use our website anonymously without giving us any information and we won’t know who you are.
If you visit our site anonymously, we may still record information about
We do this by using cookies, which you can learn more about in this document.
How we use your information
We will use your information to:
To do some of this, we may need to share your information with other companies such as our trading subsidiaries, service providers, associated organizations and agents. But we will only share your information for marketing purposes if you have already given us permission.
Please note that if you opt out of receiving specific communications then opt in again in the future, the newest request replaces any previous requests you made to opt out.
How we protect your personal information
We take appropriate physical, electronic and managerial measures to ensure that we keep your information secure, accurate and up to date, and that we only keep it as long as is reasonable and necessary.
Although we use appropriate security measures once we have received your personal information, the transmission of information over the internet is never completely secure. We do our best to protect personal information, but we cannot guarantee the security of information transmitted to our website, so any transmission is at the user’s own risk. We do not collect any of your payment information on our website, as all payment transactions are handled through secure channels on PayPal.
Website cookies and how we use them
Cookies are small pieces of information that websites send to your computer and store on your hard drive. They are not software – they can’t be programmed or carry computer viruses. Cookies allow us to recognize your computer when you next visit our website, but they don’t tell us who you are.
If you use our website, we will assume you consent to us storing and retrieving cookies, unless you have set your internet browser to stop cookies from being saved on your computer.
You can manually delete old cookies, and stop cookies from being saved on your hard drive in future – find out more on the All About Cookies website. However, disabling cookies may stop you from fully using all our website services.