Federal Finance observes the highest standards of practice in all its activities and treats all the personal information it collects in strict compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998 (as amended from time to time) (the “Act”).
We will treat all your personal information as private and confidential. None of your personal information you disclose to us will be disclosed to anyone other than in exceptional circumstances, as permitted by law or as described below.
This policy sets out how we will process any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us. Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it.
For the purpose of the Act, the data controller is Federal Finance
We reserve the right to change this policy at any time and any changes we may make to our policy in the future will be posted on this page and not by individual written communication. Such changes will be effective from the time of posting and we therefore advise that you check this policy regularly. *By continuing to access or use our site you will be agreeing to any such changes.*
Personal information will not be kept longer than is reasonably necessary. Uses made of the information
We may also use your data, or permit selected third parties to use your data, to provide you with information about goods and services which may be of interest to you and we or they may contact you about these by post or telephone.
If you are an existing customer, we will only contact you by electronic means (e-mail or SMS) with information about goods and services similar to those which were the subject of a previous sale to you.
If you are a new customer, and where we permit selected third parties to use your data, we (or they) will contact you by electronic means only if you have consented to this.
If you do not want us to use your data in this way, or to pass your details on to third parties for marketing purposes, please tick the relevant box situated on the form on which we collect your data. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us at The Compliance Department (details below).
We will only transfer personal information to lenders once we have ensured that suitable safeguards are in place.
We may disclose your personal information to any member of the Federal Fiance and any of our subsidiary companies.
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us at Federal Finance, 5 Bowling Green Street, Leicester, LE1 6AS
Under the Data Protection Act you have the right to access your personal data. We are permitted to charge a fee for this service (currently £10). You can exercise your right at any time by contacting us on the address above.
If you think any details we hold about you are incorrect (for example out of date address), please write to The Compliance Department (details above). Any information which is incomplete/incorrect/out of date etc. shall be amended as soon as reasonably possible.
Our site may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.