OTS News.co.uk Ltd collects information about our users for two main reasons:
1. To help us continually improve the service we offer.
2. To use the details of our users for commercial and marketing purposes.
We are absolutely committed to protecting your privacy. Our policy can be summarized in one sentence: we will not share your information with others without your prior consent. We have also established the following four principles:
1. We will continue to invest in the best quality security available and do our utmost to protect user privacy.
2. We will respect your e-mail privacy, and will send you unsolicited mail from OTS News.co.uk Ltd only if you have agreed to this.
3. We will not pass on any individual user details (including your e-mail address) unless we have your prior consent.
4. Otherwise, we will only share aggregate statistics about our users, sales and traffic patterns with our advertisers.
What information do we collect?
If you register to use the personalized areas of our site, we will collect some basic information from you. This will include your name and email address, and, if you choose to supply them, your address, postcode and date of birth.
We also ask some further, voluntary questions so we can gain a clearer understanding of our users.
When you enter a competition or other promotional feature, we may ask for personal details and e-mail.
How does OTS News.co.uk Ltd protect customer information?
We invest in market leading security and do our utmost to protect user privacy. UK Data Protection Legislation means we follow strict security procedures in the storage and disclosure of information which you have given us, to prevent unauthorized access.
Why does OTS News.co.uk Ltd use “cookies”?
“Cookies” are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. They make it possible for us to identify registered users without needing to ask for registration details every time you access one of our sites.
Will OTS News.co.uk Ltd disclose the information it collects to outside parties?
OTS News.co.uk Ltd will not sell trade or rent your personal information to others unless you have given us your permission. With your permission we will only share the information with carefully chosen, reputable and trustworthy third parties. Also, OTS News.co.uk Ltd may provide aggregate statistics about our customers; sales, traffic patterns and related site information to reputable third-party vendors, but these statistics will include no personally identifying information. OTS News.co.uk Ltd follow the relevant legal requirements and use all reasonable precautions to ensure only responsible third parties see the information, however we are not responsible for any breach of security or any actions of any third parties who receive the information.
What if you change your policy in future?
Any changes to our policy will be posted here.
Tell us what you think.
OTS News.co.uk Ltd welcomes your questions and comments. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org