Last updated: (20/12/2016)
Hartey Wealth Management (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates https://www.harteywm.co.uk (the “Site”).
This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information we receive from users of the Site.
We use your Personal Information only for providing and improving the Site. By using the Site, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.
Data Protection & Personal Information
Hartey Wealth Management Ltd will observe the Data Protection Act in full. We maintain a Data Protection Policy reflecting the principles of good data handling. This policy is subject to regular reviews to ensure the continued protection of your information held on our records.
Personal information that you provide may be maintained on computer records. It will not be disclosed to other parties except other businesses within the same group; representatives of our compliance advisers; our auditors; any organisation requiring access to such information for regulatory purposes only; or any person with a legal entitlement to access.
You have a right to request a copy of the personal data we hold about you. If you require a copy please write to the Data Controller at Hartey Wealth Management Ltd, Hilliards Court, Chester Business Park, Chester CH4 9QP. We reserve the right to charge the maximum fee payable in terms of the Data Protection Act 1998. If you believe that the information we hold about you is inaccurate you may write to us and ask us to correct it.
Information Collection And Use
While using our Site, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to your name (“Personal Information”).
We may collect the following Data, which includes personal Data, from you:
b. Contact Information such as email addresses and telephone numbers;
c. Demographic information such as post code, preferences and interests;
d. IP address (automatically collected);
e. Web browser type and version (automatically collected);
f. Operating system (automatically collected);
g. A list of URLs starting with a referring site, your activity on this Website, and the site you exit to (automatically collected);
Our use of Data
1. For purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998, Hartey Wealth Mangement is the “data controller”.
2. We will retain any Data you submit for 12 months.
3. Unless we are obliged or permitted by law to do so, and subject to any third party disclosures specifically set out in this policy, your Data will not be disclosed to third parties. This includes our affiliates and / or other companies within our group.
4. All personal Data is stored securely in accordance with the principles of the Data Protection Act 1998. For more details on security see the clause below (Security).
5. Any or all of the above Data may be required by us from time to time in order to provide you with the best possible service and experience when using our Website. Specifically, Data may be used by us for the following reasons:
a. internal record keeping;
b. improvement of our products / services;
c. transmission by email of promotional materials that may be of interest to you;
d. contact for market research purposes which may be done using email, telephone, fax or mail. Such information may be used to customise or update the Website;
e. Sales and product information; in each case.
Third party websites and services
Hartey Wealth Mangement may, from time to time, employ the services of other parties for dealing with certain processes necessary for the operation of the Website. The providers of such services have access to certain personal Data provided by Users of this Website.
Links to other websites
We may use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that The Log Data section is for businesses that use analytics or tracking services in websites. The Communications section is for businesses that may contact users via email (email newsletters)
Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Site (“Log Data”). This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics. In addition, we may use third party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor and analyse this.
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. Like many sites, we use ‘cookies’ to collect information.
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.
Can I Disable Cookies?
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying the settings in your browser. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Site.
Third Party Cookies
This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.
For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.
We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites including; Twitter, will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.