Business4Sale.co.uk

Overview

Thank you for visiting Business4sale.co.uk. We are committed to protecting your right to privacy as a consumer of our online services The information you provide to us will be held on Business4Sale.co.uk computers that are based in the UK. We collect information about our users in order to help us continually improve the services we offer and so that we can enter into commercial arrangements, including the sale of advertising space. Business4Sale.co.uk will always adhere to the UK Data Protection Legislation. This Privacy Policy only relates to the Business4Sale.co.uk service and does not extend to your use of the Internet outside of the Business4Sale.co.uk site.

Data Collection

What data do we collect? 
We will collect personal data as provided to us during the registration process, which you agree to supply to us accurately. We will also collect personal data from other parts of the Business4Sale.co.uk service, e.g. from competition entrants. We do not monitor your use of the Internet but we do use cookie technology to monitor your use of the Business4Sale.co.uk service. This information is not stored alongside your personal data and will only be used on an anonymous, aggregated basis. We may hold personal data relating to the transactions you enter into with Business4Sale.co.uk or others through Business4Sale.co.uk such as online retailers. We may also ask for other data so that we can obtain a better understanding of our users’ requirements. This information will help us to sell appropriate advertising space and provide better personalised services for our users.

You may also supply us with other people’s email addresses, for example, if you use our “email a friend” facility. We do not store or use the email addresses for any other reason.

What do we do with it? 
We may use personal information about you to build up a profile of our visitors’ interests and preferences and to build a demographic profile of our user base in order to target our own advertising more effectively. When you supply us with your details there will be a box to tick if you wish to receive email newsletters or other information which may be of interest to you. If you tick this box you are giving us your permission to email you from time to time to promote our site and services. We may sell advertising onto these emails and may use our aggregate site profile to aid us in this activity; We reserve the right sell, trade or rent your personal information to other trustworthy third parties but will not do so without your consent. By registering with us, you are deemed to have consented to use of personal information for these purposes. However, you can tell us not to deal with your personal information in these ways in the future by simply sending an e-mail message to info@business4sale.co.uk.

Financial Details
We do not store or collect the financial details used when processing transactions on Business4Sale.co.uk and we regularly monitor our site ensure these details are deleted after being used to process your transaction.

Although high level encryption is used to securely transfer your payment details to our carefully selected payment service provider, PayPal, we cannot fully guarantee the safety of your financial details from unauthorized access, which may occur before or during the transaction process.

Collection of information by third parties

The information you offer us is passed on to our clients, at your request, in order for them to send you further details on a business or service you have enquired about. Some areas of our site contain links to third party websites. If you enter your details on any of these sites, you should consult their privacy policies, as we have no control over information that is submitted to, or collected by, these third parties.

Cookies

Business4Sale.co.uk uses “cookies” in order to recognise our users and enhance your experience of the site. Cookies are text files which are placed in your computer’s browser to store your preferences. Cookies do not tell us your email address or other private information; however, once registered or subscribed, your details can be linked to the data stored in the cookie. We use cookies in order to understand site usage and improve the content we offer you, and to recognise you when you return to the site. Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies. You can reset most browsers to refuse to allow cookies to be sent to your computer, but this is not advisable, because as a result some parts of the site may not function properly.

Our commitment to security

We have taken all appropriate action to safeguard and prevent unauthorised access to personal data, to maintain data security and to ensure that the information we collect online is used only in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and for the purpose(s) outlined above. However, due to the open communication nature of the Internet, we cannot guarantee that communications between you and us, or information stored on our servers, will be free from unauthorised access by third parties.

Changing your contact details

You can update or amend your contact details at any time by logging on the website and clicking ‘update my profile’.

Changes to the Policy

If we do change or amend our privacy policy we will notify users via the Business4Sale.co.uk site. The Privacy Policy will always be easily accessible online throughout the Business4Sale.co.uk service.

For further information please contact: info@business4sale.co.uk