At present, we receive information from the following reputable suppliers: Skimlinks, Eyeota, Quantcast and Nielsen.The data these companies might hold about you is collected from publicly available records, such as the electoral roll, or from other sources where you have agreed for your information to be shared with third parties.We may check our database of registered users against the information they hold on their systems to see if there are any matched individuals.If there is a match, we can collect and store some of this additional information (which may include statements about your lifestyle and interests) in our database and use it to further enhance our understanding of the types of products and services you might be interested in.Your personal details may be shared with third party organisations we have contracted to provide services to us which include processing data.For example, to send you the emails you have signed up for.We may transfer, sell or assign any of the information described in this Privacy Notice to third parties as a result of a sale, merger, consolidation, change of control, transfer of assets or reorganisation of our business. As you will know, the internet does not recognise national boundaries.
We collect data about our website’s visitors using technology such as cookies, device IDs, IP addresses and location data.If you are a registered user, you can update your personal information by signing in to your account page or through your social network provider. Please note that if your account appears to have not been used for 12 months, we will try and contact you to check whether it is still in use and/or we will delete it.If you do not read the newsletters that you have subscribed to, we will delete your name from the relevant list after 6 months.If you purchased a subscription, we will retain your data for at least 12 months after your subscription ends in case there are any outstanding billing or other customer service issues.A record of a customer service query is retained for at least three years from the date it was submitted to us.
Advertisers and advertising networks sometimes require data to select and serve relevant advertisements to you and others.