The Card Company are committed to protecting your privacy. We will only use the information that we collect about you lawfully and in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU)
The personal information which we hold will be held securely in accordance with our internal security policy and the law.
What information do we collect?
We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal data:
information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this website including your IP address, geographical location, browser type, referral source, length of visit and number of page views.
information relating to any transactions carried out between you and us on or in relation to this website, including information relating to any purchases you make of our goods or services.
information that you provide to us for the purpose of registering with us including your First Name, Last Name, Company Name, E-Mail Address, Street Address, City, County, Post Code, Country, Telephone Number and Fax Number.
information that you provide to us for the purpose of subscribing to our website services, email notifications and/or newsletters and/or posted brochure;
any other information that you choose to send to us;
Using your personal data
We may use your personal information to:
administer the website.
improve your browsing experience by personalising the website.
enable your use of the services available on the website.
send to you goods purchased via the website, and supply to you services purchased via the website.
send statements and invoices to you, and collect payments from you.
send you general (non-marketing) commercial communications.
send you email notifications which you have specifically requested.
send to you our newsletter and other marketing communications relating to our business or our sister companies which we think may be of interest to you by post or, where you have specifically agreed to this, by email or similar technology. You can inform us at any time if you no longer require marketing communications.
deal with enquiries and complaints made by or about you relating to the website.
Where you submit personal information for publication on our website, we will publish and otherwise use that information in accordance with the license you grant to us.
We will not without your express consent provide your personal information to any third parties for the purpose of direct marketing.
In addition, we may disclose information about you:
to the extent that we are required to do so by law.
in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings.
in order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention and reducing credit risk.
to the purchaser (or prospective purchaser) of any business or asset which we are (or are contemplating) selling.
International data transfers
Information which you provide may be transferred to countries which do not have data protection laws equivalent to those in force in the European Economic Areas (EEA) or The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
In addition, personal information that you submit for publication on the website will be published on the internet and may be available, via the internet, around the world.
You expressly agree to such transfers of personal information.
Security of your personal data
We will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.
We will store all the personal information you provide on our secure (password- and firewall- protected) servers. All electronic transactions you make to or receive from us will be encrypted using SSL technology via our payment provider's website.
Of course, data transmission over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.
You are responsible for keeping your password and user details confidential. We will not ask you for your password.
You may instruct us to provide you with any personal information we hold about you. Provision of such information may be subject to the payment of a fee.
You may instruct us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes by email at any time. In practice, you will usually either expressly agree in advance to our use of your personal data for marketing purposes, or we will provide you with an opportunity to opt-out of the use of your personal data for marketing purposes.
Third party websites
The website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third party websites.
Please let us know if the personal information which we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated. You have the right to be removed from our database upon request.