Privacy Policy

PLEASE READ THIS PRIVACY POLICY CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEB SITE OR RECEIVING OF SERVICES.

Maureen 118 212 has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to our visitors privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for our Site, hellomaureen.co.uk. This Privacy Policy is a portion of the Web Site Terms and Conditions of Use.

Maureen 118 212 may change this policy by updating this page. You should check from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 4th April 2011.

Non-Personal Information

During your visit to our Site, we may request non-personally identifiable demographic and profile data, though your provision of this information is optional. We may use this data to improve our Site and enhance your experience. For example, we may use this data to tailor your experience at our Site, show you content that we think you might be interested in, and display content according to your preferences. We may also share this information with others, such as advertisers interested in advertising on the Site, in aggregate, anonymous form, which means that the information will not contain any personally identifiable information about you or any other person.

As you browse the Internet, a trail of electronic information is left at each Web site you visit. This information, can be collected and stored by a Web site's server. This data can tell us the type of computer and browsing software you use, the address of the Web site from which you linked to the Site. We may use this data to determine how much time visitors spend on each page of our Site and how they navigate throughout the Site. We will only use this information to improve the Site.

Non-Personal Information collected

Visitors to this website who have JavaScript enabled are tracked using Google Analytics. Google Analytics collects the following types of information from users:

  • Type of user agent (web browser) used, software manufacture and version number.
  • Type of operating system
  • Screen colours (how many colours your screen can display)
  • JavaScript support
  • Flash version
  • Screen resolution
  • Time(s) of visit
  • Page(s) visited
  • Time spent on each page of the website
  • Referring site statistics

Personal Information

We may collect the following information from user submitted forms (e.g. the contact form):

All Site visitors:

  • IP Address/Network location

We may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer our Site. Your IP address is used to help identify you for the duration of a session and to gather broad demographic information.

Through use of contact forms & Maureen's Answer Service:

  • Name
  • Contact information including email address and/or phone number

No Personal Information is shared with any other third parties other than the providers of the services.

Cookies

"Cookies" are pieces of information that are placed on an individual's computer hard drive to enable the individual to more easily communicate and interact with the Site. We may use cookies to customise your Site experience, to make sure you don't see the same ad repeatedly, to deliver content specific to your interests, to remember previous searching, and for other purposes. However, you may disallow cookies through your Web browser and still visit our Site. We will never use cookies to retrieve information from a computer that is unrelated to the Site or Services or your interaction with the Site.

What we do with the information we gather

This data is primarily used to optimise our website for our visitors, however we will use this data for marketing purposes. An example of how this data could be used for marketing purposes would be to tell how many visitors we get to the website, where our visitors come from, and how they arrive at our website.

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping.
  • We may use the information to improve our products and services.
  • We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
  • From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email or phone.

Security

We take seriously the security for all personal and non-personal information associated with our visitors and participants by using secure communications for all such data. However, due to the open communication nature of the Internet, we can not guarantee that communications between you and the Site, and the Site and you, will be free from unauthorised access by third parties.

Your Acceptance of this Policy

By visiting this Site or receiving Services, you signify your assent to our current Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site or Services. We reserve the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions from this policy at any time. Your continued use of our Site following the posting of changes to these terms means you accept these changes. If you would like more information or have any queries on our Privacy Policy contact us.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.