what we collect
- contact information; including email address
- demographic information; such as postcode, preferences, and interests
- other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers
what we do with gathered info
we require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service. for a more detailed view of what we use your info for, please review the following:
internal record keeping
in order to improve our products and services, we may use your information to send promotional emails, special offers, or other information we think you may find interesting. we may also contact you by email, phone, or mail, from time to time, for market research purposes; in which we may use the information given to customize the website according to your interests.
we are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
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we use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. this helps us analyze data about web page traffic and improve our website to tailor it to customer needs. we only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
overall, cookies help us provide you with a better user experience when visiting thmbl.com, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. a cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. you can choose to accept or decline cookies. most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. however, this may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
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.
controlling your personal information
you may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
- whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, click the box that indicates that you do not want 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, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
we will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. we may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting, but only if you tell us that you wish this to happen.
your info is your info. at any time, you may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. a small fee will be payable. if you would like a copy of the information held on you, please email us email@example.com
if you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible. we will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.