Privacy Policy


This privacy policy intends to outline how Quote Me Today uses and protects the information that you provide Quote Me Today on using this website.

Quote Me Today is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected and any information that we ask you to provide on using this website will be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

The details of this policy may change from time to time by updating this page. Please check this page from time to time to ensure you are happy with this privacy policy and therefore to continue using this website.

For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the Act), the data controller is Quote Me Today.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:

  • name and job title
  • contact information including email address
  • demographic information such as postcode and DOB
  • other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers

What we do with the information we gather

The information we gather from you by filling in forms on this site (www.equotedirect.co.uk) will be used for your benefit in order to provide the service(s) required. General uses of the information we receive may be used for one or more of the following purposes:

  • 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, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

 

IP Addresses and Cookies

Our website uses a variety of cookies that are listed in the table below. These small text files ask permission to be placed on a computer’s hard drive which then allows us to gather information on our website’s performance. The cookies we use are ‘analytical’ cookies and they facilitate the gathering of information to ultimately improve our website; they do not however collect any personally identifiable information about you. Such examples of the information they do provide us could be your IP address, operating system and browser type.

The majority of web browsers allow a degree of control of most cookies via the browser settings. You may decline cookies via the browser, though this could impair your browsing experience on many websites. For more information on this, and more information about cookies in general, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org. To delete cookies from your mobile phone, please refer to the handset manual.

The cookies we use are as follows:

Name Purpose More Info
Google Analytics Google Analytics is a free service offered by Google that generates detailed statistics about visitors to a Web site for marketers. Google Analytics makes it possible to track users across search engines, email campaigns and display advertising giving advertisers the opportunity to optimise campaigns on multiple platforms.
Yahoo Web Analytics Yahoo! Web Analytics is an enterprise-level website analytics system designed to help website businesses increase sales and visitor satisfaction, reduce marketing costs and gain new insight on online customers. Yahoo Analytics was previously called Index Tools, and is now a Yahoo! company.
Google Adwords conversion tracking This cookie is used to track when a visitor purchases a product advertised on our website.
Session Cookie This is a cookie set by the web server that is required for the website to function; it does not store any personal data and is deleted when the visitor closes their browser.
DoubleClick DoubleClick offers technology products and services sold primarily to advertising agencies and media companies. Clients can traffic, target, deliver, and report on interactive advertising campaigns through its main product line DART and across Google’s content network.
Right Media Right Media operates an online advertising exchange, a marketplace that enables advertisers, publishers and ad networks to buy and sell digital media. Their core services provide integrated ad serving, optimization and business development. Technology providers develop services for the Exchange through APIs. Right Media is a Yahoo! company.
Twitter Tweet Button This cookie is set by Twitter to allow a visitor to tweet certain articles from our website.
Facebook Derived from Facebook buttons. This is to enable sharing of information from our website.
Twitter Derived from Twitter buttons. This is to enable sharing of information from our website.
plus.google.com Derived from the Google Plus button. This is to enable sharing of information from our website.
.digg.com Derived from the Digg button. This is to enable sharing of information from our website.
.stumbleupon.com Derived from the Stumbleupon button. This is to enable sharing of information from our website.
.delicious.com Derived from the Delicious button. This is to enable sharing of information from our website.

 

Your rights

You can ask us not to process any of your personal data for marketing purposes. We inform you (before collecting your data) if we wish to collect data for such purposes or whether we intend to disclose information to third parties for the same purposes. You may exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data.

Our site may contain links to other affiliate, advertiser or partner network sites. Please note that these sites should have their own privacy policies for which we do not accept any responsibility or liability. Always observe these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

Controlling your personal information

The following ways allow you to control your personal information when using this website:

  • whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, ensure you observe the box that indicates whether you wish for the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
  • if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes and wish to revert that decision, please don’t hesitate to contact us at [email protected]

Quote Me Today will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless permission has been granted by you, or under any rare circumstances are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information which could be of interest. This is based on the consent indicated in the forms on this website.

For a small fee you can request to see the information that we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. If you would like a copy of the information please write to Quote Me Today, Office 2A, First Floor, 3 Jubilee Way, Whitstable Road, Faversham, Kent, ME13 8GD.

If you consider any of the information we hold on you to be incorrect please contact us by emailing or writing to the above addresses and we will promptly update our records.