Privacy statement

 

PRIVACY POLICY

This privacy policy explains how DSL Business Finance uses any personal information we collect about you when you use this website.

  1. What information do we collect about you?

We may collect and process the following data about you:

  • Information that you provide by filling in forms on our website. This includes information provided at the time of registering to use our site, subscribing to our service, posting material or requesting further services or information from us.
  • If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence but always in compliance with the Act.
  • Details of your visits to our site including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data, whether this is required for our own billing purposes or otherwise and the resources that you access.

We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information to our advertisers. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns only. For the same reason, we may obtain information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file which is stored on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. They help us to improve our site and to deliver a better and more personalised service. They may enable us:

  • To store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise our site according to your individual interests.
  • To speed up your searches.
  • To recognise you when you return to our site.
  • To estimate our audience size and usage pattern.

You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our site. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you log on to our site.

  1. How will we use the information about you?

We may use your personal data in the following ways:

  • To ensure that content from our website is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer.  This may include us using your personal data in order to tailor the website to your preferences.
  • To provide you with information, products or services that you request from us or which we feel may interest you, where you have consented to be contacted to marketing.
  • To respond to queries you may direct to us from time to time.
  • To notify you about changes to our service.
  1. How Long will we hold your data for?

We will retain your information only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this policy. We will retain and use your information to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

  1. Your Rights

You have certain rights over your personal data.  These rights include:-

Access to your personal data

You have a right of access to personal data held by us as a data controller.  This right may be exercised by emailing us at info@dsl-businessfinance.co.uk.  We will aim to respond to any requests for information promptly, and in any event within 30 days.

Amendments

To update, correct or rectify any personal data held to us, you may email us at info@dsl-businessfinance.co.uk with details of the required changes and we will make the necessary amendments.

Withdrawal of consent

You have a right to withdraw your consent to us processing your personal data at any time.   To withdraw consent to our processing of your personal data please email us at info@dsl-businessfinance.co.uk.

Right of Data Portability

You have the right to receive any personal data concerning you, which you have provided to us, in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format and have the right to transmit that data to another controller without hindrance from us.  In exercising this right, you shall have the right to have the personal data transmitted directly us to another data controller where technically feasible.

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, how and why we process personal data or wish to exercise any of the rights contained herein, please contact us at info@dsl-businessfinance.co.uk.

  1. Changes to our privacy policy

We keep our privacy policy under regular review and we will replace any updates on this page on the website. The privacy policy was last updated on 21 May 2018.

  1. How to contact us

Please contact us if you have any questions about our privacy policy or the information we hold about you.

By email: info@dsl-businessfinance.co.uk

By phone: 0141 425 2930

By post: DSL Business Finance Ltd, Moorpark Court, 5 Dava Street, Glasgow, G51 2JA