Effective date: 26 April, 2012
In general, you can browse this website without disclosing any personal information about yourself. All information provided is on a voluntary basis.
When you read, search, order, buy, post reviews or perform other on our website or email to MyShowcase we may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal data:
We respect children's privacy and we do not knowingly or intentionally collect personal information from children under age 13. If you are under the age of 13, please do not submit any personal information to us. You should seek guidance from a parent or guardian to assist you.
We respect your privacy and appreciate your business. At no time do we ever provide your personal or payment information to any third party vendor, associate or service provider unless absolutely necessary in order to complete and deliver your purchases.
We may use your personal information to:
All our website financial transactions are handled through our payment services provider, NoChex (registered in England as Nochex Ltd. Registered Company number 3940921). We will share information with NoChex only to the extent necessary for the purposes of processing payments you make via our website. NoChex ensures that sensitive card information remains safe and PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards) compliant. If you would like to know more, please contact NoChex at Customer Services,103 Clarendon Road, Leeds, LS2 9DF
In addition, we may disclose information about you:
We may report aggregate, anonymised information to our advertisers and brand partners about our users' browsing actions and purchasing patterns. This is statistical data that does not identify any individual.
Where you submit personal information for publication on our website, we will publish and otherwise use that information in accordance with the license you grant to us.
We will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is inherently insecure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal information, we make no representation or warranties as to the security of your data transmitted to the website. Any transmission is at your own risk.
Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access. We will store all the personal information you provide on our secure firewall-protected server. All electronic transactions you make to or receive from us will be encrypted using SSL technology. We do not store any credit or debit card details. MyShowcase Ltd holds your personal data in accordance with the security provisions of the Data Protection legislation.
We will take reasonable steps to create an accurate record of any personal information you have submitted through this website. However, we do not assume responsibility for confirming the ongoing accuracy of your personal information.
You can see or edit the personal contact information that you have supplied to us and see recent purchases by visiting your account page and your account preferences page.
MyShowcase Ltd complies with the Data Protection Act. You may instruct us to provide you with the personal data that we hold about you subject to the payment of a fee fixed at £10.00 (ten pounds sterling) and a written, signed request to: The Company Secretary, MyShowcase Ltd., Witan Court, 305 Upper Fourth Street, Central Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes, MK9 1EH, UK
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Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies. For example, in Internet Explorer you can refuse all cookies by clicking "Tools", "Internet Options", "Privacy", and selecting "Block all cookies" using the sliding selector. This will, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.
Information which you provide may be transferred to countries which do not have data protection laws equivalent to those in force in the European Economic Area.
In addition, personal information that you submit for publication on the website will be published on the internet and may be available, via the internet, around the world.
You expressly agree to such transfers of personal information.