Any personal data submitted by you is stored and processed by us in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 (“Act”).
For the general use of our site we do not store or capture any personal data, other than to log your IP address, session details, the number of pages you view, type of browser you use and your general internet use which we store in a cookie file so we can continue to develop and improve the services we provide to you.
Where you give us any information or personal data for the Site through membership registration or instruct us in any other way, you are granting us permission to store and process the information you give us for the purpose of providing you with our Services and/or similar services provided by third parties carefully selected by us.
Information we may collect from you
We may collect and process personal data about you to include information you provide us by filling in forms, over the telephone, when you register with our Site or from similar services of third parties connected with us, email us, use our Site when participating in promotions, entering competitions or in any other manner by which you provide your personal details to us.
IP addresses and cookies
We may collect information about your computer, to include your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration which is statistical information but we do not collect your personal details. For the same reason we may obtain information about your general internet use on a cookie file which is software stored on the hard drive of your computer and recalls details of how your computer operates. Cookies help us improve our Dating Services to you and help us deliver a more personalised service to you since cookies enable us to estimate our audience size, track your usage pattern, store information about your preferences and allows us to customise our Site to your individual interests and to also recognise you when you return to our Site.
Third party advertising companies
SuperStumps may uses third-party advertising companies to serve advertisements when you visit our Site. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to the Site and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services which may be of interest to you.
Use of your personal information
Your personal information, including contact information such as postal and email addresses and telephone numbers, may be used by us for any of our internal purposes, including for instance administration, site updates or upgrades, editorial purposes, promotions, marketing of goods and services, statistical analysis and market research or for evaluating the use made of our websites
Disclosure of personal information to third parties
Your personal information will be disclosed only where we are obliged or permitted to do so by law, or in any circumstances described in our Terms & Conditions. We may disclose non-personally identifiable data to commercial advertisers on our websites or any other of our commercial clients to help them understand and meet potential customer preferences and needs
Retention of personal information
All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data on our Site, we cannot guarantee security of your data transmitted over the internet. You transfer your data at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access. You are responsible for keeping your password confidential and we ask you not to share your password with anyone. We will act as quickly as possible to resolve any security breach of which we become aware. We will keep your personal information for as long as is necessary to provide you with our Services. You may ask us to remove your details and cancel your membership to our Dating Site at any time (subject to any cancellation fees which apply), but we may need to keep your details for a minimum of 12 months or such other period as is reasonably required by law. You are entitled to request personal data that we hold about you for a small charge. You can insist that we correct any information we hold about you.
Third party policies
Third parties and websites linked to our site may collect or use information about you. We are not liable for the information practices of unconnected companies or other persons except as may be required by law