What information do we collect?
- We collect your name and email address.
- To deliver the best possible web experience we collect anonymised information about your internet connection and browser as well as the country where your computer is located, the web pages views during your visit and search terms you may have used to access the site. You can read more detail on how we collect this anonymised data using Google Analytics on Google’s website.
How do we use your information?
- To verify your identity.
- To respond to your queries and complaints. Handling the information, you send enables us to respond to you. We may also keep a record of these to inform any future communication with us and to demonstrate how we communicated with you throughout our correspondence, we do this on the basis of our contractual obligations to you, our legal obligations and our legitimate interests in providing you with the best service possible and understanding how we can improve our service based on your experience.
- To protect our business and your personal data from fraud and other illegal activities. This includes using your personal data to maintain, update and safeguard your account. We’ll also monitor your browsing activity with our website to help us quickly identify and resolve any problems and to protect the integrity of our website. We’ll do this all as part of our legitimate interest.
- To send you communications by email. You can opt out of our email communications at any time using the relevant links in our email newsletters.
- To send you communications that are required by law or which are necessary to inform you about changes to the services we provide to you. For example, updates to our policies and legally required information.
- To comply with our contractual or legal obligations to share data with law enforcement.
How do we protect your personal data?
We will treat your data with the utmost care and take all appropriate steps to protect it.
- We regularly monitor our system for possible vulnerabilities and attacks.
Who do we share your personal data with?
We do not and will never share your personal data with third party companies for the purposes of them marketing their products and services to you.
What are your rights over your personal data?
You have a number of rights relating to the use of your personal information on creative-computing.co.uk.
- The right to be informed about how your personal information is being used by the website.
- The right to access the personal information we hold about you.
- The right to request the correction of inaccurate personal information we hold about you (although you can action most of this through your online account).
- The right to request that we delete your data, or stop processing it or collecting it, in some circumstances.
- The right to stop direct marketing messages, and to withdraw consent for other consent-based processing at any time.
- The right to request that we transfer elements of your data either to you or another service provider.
- The right to complain to your data protection regulator — in the UK, the Information Commissioner’s Office
You can find out more about these rights at www.ico.org.uk.
Our site uses software to provide high level encryption technology. Please note, we will never contact you by email to ask you to send or confirm any personal details.
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We will report any unlawful data breach of this website’s database or the database(s) of any of our third-party data processors to any and all relevant persons and authorities within 72 hours of the breach, if it is apparent that personal data stored in an identifiable manner has been stolen.