We take the privacy and security of our visitors very seriously.
- Your Consent
- Collecting your Information
- Use of your Information
- Data Retention
- Third party links
We place cookies or similar technologies on the machine you use to visit our site and/or you use to make an application. This is primarily to make it easier for you to access and navigate the website. By continuing to use our website, you are giving your consent to do this. More information about cookies is set out below.
This information does not identify any individual. We may also obtain information about your general Internet usage by using a cookie file that is stored on the hard drive of your computer, which again does not identify any individual. This information is sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server that enables the web server to identify and track the web browser. For more information about cookies, please visit allaboutcookies.org. Cookies enable us to improve our service to you, estimate our audience size and usage patterns, store information about your preferences and recognise you when you return to our site.
We recognise the need for appropriate protection and management of the personal and financial information you share with us and believe that our systems meet and exceed industry standards. We protect that information using secure socket layer (SSL) encryption technology.
We store data in encrypted form on computers and control access via secure web pages. We use firewalls and other security packages to protect us from external attack.
We also test our systems to make sure they meet these expected standards.
Collecting Your Information
We collect information about you via the application you make on our website, or via the communications you have with us directly, e.g. via email.
You will be fully aware of the information collected about you as you are required to complete the information.
You have the following rights in relation to the data we hold about you:
- The right to have your personal data corrected if it’s inaccurate or completed if we hold incomplete personal data;
- The right to object to the processing of your personal data;
- The right to restrict the processing of your personal data;
- The right to have your personal data erased;
- The right to request access to your personal data;
- The right to move, copy or transfer your personal data;
- Rights in relation to automated decision making.
In certain cases separate consent is not required, including the performance of a contract, to meet legal obligations and for legitimate interests.
In addition, we may collect information about your computer including, your IP address, operating system and browser type – for system administration and to report information to our advertisers and selected partners.
Use of Your Information
Under the General Data Protection Regulations, we are classed as the data controller and may use data that identifies you (“your personal data”) for: statistical analysis; to develop and improve our products; to update your records; to identify which of our, or others’ products might interest you.
We will keep your personal data confidential and only give it to others for the purposes explained.
We will retain your information for as long as there is a business relationship with us. We will also retain your personal data as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce our agreements.
You have the right to have your personal information:
You will need to contact us to let us know if you want to do this.
Third Party Links
Our site may contain links to third party websites. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own terms and privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for them. By registering at Vehicle Finance Today you may receive follow-up contact and offers from third party companies and, while we only work with selected partners, we are not responsible for the services or representations of third parties.
Finally, we are subject to UK data protection laws, which we comply with fully and to which we give the greatest respect. We are registered with the ICO and our reference number is ZA029756. You have the right to complain to the ICO if you believe we have contravened any of the requirements.