Privacy Policy & Cookies

PRIVACY POLICY

The Friendly Net respects the privacy of every individual who visits its websites. Any information collected about you will be used to fulfil any service you might request, to inform you about new products and services and also to improve how we serve you. Your information will not be disclosed to anyone outside of The Friendly Net.

The purpose of this privacy policy is to describe the types of information that we collect from you when you visit our site and explain how we use this information.

WHAT PERSONAL INFORMATION IS COLLECTED
We collect your personal information on a registration form.

This information may include data such as your name & email address.

We use this information:
1.To help make your visit more enjoyable
2.To send you relevant information about products and services
3.To email you from time to time about promotions or products and services which we think may be of interest to you

If you choose to receive information or other communications from us, you can select that option by ticking the relevant box on the registration form. You can also tell us by email at any time if you don´t want to receive any more communications from us.

OTHER INFORMATION COLLECTED DURING YOUR VISIT TO OUR SITE
Whenever you browse the http://www.thefriendlynet.co.uk website, read pages, or download information, our computers automatically record certain information about your visit from the computer you use to access our site.

This information does not identify you personally. It just tells us how many visitors come to our site and the types of computers they use. With this information, we can improve our site for all our visitors and make it more useful to you.

The information includes the following:
1.The date and time you access our site.
2.How many and which pages you visit during a ´session´ on our site and how long you were on the site.
3.Your Internet domain name (this might be your internet service provider such as aol.com or your place of work) and the ´IP´ address (this is a number assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the web) which allows you to access our website.
4.The Internet browser you use (e.g. Microsoft Explorer or FireFox) and your computer´s operating system (e.g. Windows Vista).

USE OF COOKIES
Cookies Policy

What is a Cookie?

A cookie is a text-only string of information that a website transfers to the cookie file of the browser on your computer´s hard disk so that the website can remember who you are. Cookies can help a website to arrange content to match your preferred interests more quickly - most major websites use cookies. Cookies alone cannot be used to identify you.

A cookie will typically contain the name of the domain from which the cookie has come; the "lifetime" of the cookie; and a value, usually a randomly generated unique number.

Third Party Cookies

Third parties serve cookies via this site. These are used for the following purposes:
•To serve advertisements on our site and track whether these advertisements are clicked on by users.
•To control how often you are shown a particular advertisement.
•To tailor content to your preferences.
•To count the number of anonymous users of our site.
•To provide security within shopping baskets or transactions.

Disabling and Enabling Cookies
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying the settings in your browser. However, you may not be able to use all the interactive features of our site if cookies are disabled.

MORE QUESTIONS ABOUT PRIVACY?
You have the right as an individual to find out what information we hold about you and make corrections if necessary. You also have the right to ask us to not use the information by choosing not to give your consent on the registration form.