How We Collect Information About You
To provide you with our online services, we may need information about you, and we may store that information locally on your device to make your use of our services more efficient. If you use our online services, you are in control of what personally identifiable information we collect about you, but if you choose not to share your information, you may not be able to access or use some features of our online services. We collect information in the following ways:
Information You Provide To Us
We may ask for information about you to provide you an efficient and customised experience, for example when you:
Information From Your Use of Our Services
We collect information about which of our services you use and how you use them, such as when you visit a website that uses our data analysis services, using cookies or other similar identifiers such as pixel tags (For more information, see “Cookies,” below). This information may include:
This information does not allow us to personally identify you. We collect it from lots of visitors to our online services and analyse it. This lets us build up a picture of how people use our online services. This helps us improve the services we offer.
Information From Third Parties
We may also get information about you from third parties with whom we have a business relationship, for example through a web analytics tool.
Currently we operate an ‘implied consent’ policy which means that we assume you are happy with this usage. If you are not happy, then you should either not use our services, or you should delete TSA cookies after having used our services. You can also use our website services by using your browser’s anonymous usage setting (called “Incognito” in Chrome, “InPrivate” for Internet Explorer, "Private Browsing" in Firefox and Safari etc.). Our services may not work properly if you reject our cookies.
How We Use Information We Collect About You
Using Information You Provide
Using Information From Your Use of Our Services
We may use information about your use of the services to, among other things:
When We Will Contact You
We may contact you:
With Whom We May Share Your Information
We may need to share your information with other organisations to provide you with the products, services or information you ask for. We may pass your information to one or more of the following organisations:
Occasionally, this may involve sending your information outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”). For more information, please read the following section.
Every now and again, we receive requests for information from government departments, the police and other enforcement agencies. If this happens, and there is a proper legal basis for providing your personal information, we will provide it to the organisation asking for it.
Non-Personally Identifiable Information
We may share aggregated, non-personally identifiable information publicly and with our partners, such as publishers, advertisers, business partners, or connected sites, but the information we provide will not include details that would allow these organisations to personally identify you.
Where we will process your personal information
Where we do this, we make sure that appropriate steps are taken to protect your personal information and your rights. By providing us with your personal information, you agree that we may transfer, store and process your information outside the EEA to the U.S.
How we keep your information secure
We take the security of your personal information very seriously. We have put in place technology and security policies which are designed to protect the personal information that we hold about you. We also follow the strict security procedures that privacy laws require. These cover storing, using and releasing any information you have provided, and preventing unauthorised access or use.
Why we link to other online services
Some of our online services contain hyperlinks to online services that are owned and operated by other organisations. These online services have their own privacy and cookie policies, and we urge you to read them. They control how your personal information is used when you give it to these other organisations or they collect it with cookies. We do not approve any other online services and we are not responsible for any information, material, products or services that are on or accessible through those online services or for the privacy practices of online services run by other organisations. If you use these other online services you do it at your own risk.
Please contact privacypolicy(at)thesearchagency(dot)com