Terms and Conditions

Shared Interest Society Ltd. is committed to respecting your online privacy and recognises your need for appropriate protection and management of any personally identifiable information ("Personal Information") you share with us. Our members' and customers' information is used only for the provision of services to them.

Shared Interest Society Ltd. has established this Privacy Policy so that you can understand the care with which we intend to treat your personal information. Personal Information means any information that may be used to identify an individual, including, but not limited to, a first and last name, a home or other physical address, an e-mail address or other contact information, whether at work or at home. In general, you can visit our web pages without telling us who you are or revealing any Personal Information about yourself. We need certain Personal Information to enable us to provide our products and services to our members and customers. This information is collected by phone, fax, email, mail, and via the web.

If you choose to provide us with your Personal Information, we may transfer that information, within Shared Interest Society Ltd. and/or to and from third party service providers, across borders and from your country or jurisdiction to other countries or jurisdictions around the world.

Shared Interest Society Ltd. strives to comply with all applicable UK laws that are designed to protect your privacy. Although legal requirements may vary from country to country, we intend to adhere to the principles set out in this Privacy Policy even if, in connection with the above, we transfer your personal information from your country to countries that may not require an "adequate" level of protection for your personal information. In other words, our goal is to provide protection for your personal information no matter where that Personal Information is collected, transferred or retained.

COOKIES AND OTHER TRACKING TECHNOLOGIES

A cookie is a small file which is downloaded and stored on a website user's computer (or other device) when they visit certain websites. The cookie is then sent back to the website on each visit. Cookies 'remember' your visit between web pages, for functions such as setting options (e.g. change text size for accessibility), logging-in to secure pages, affiliate advertising and for tracking web visitors (e.g. Google Analytics), amongst other things.

You may set most browsers to notify you if you receive a cookie or you may choose to block cookies with your browser, but please note that if you choose to erase or block your cookies, you will need to re-enter your original user ID and password, where applicable, to gain access to certain parts of the web site.

Tracking technologies may record information such as Internet domain and host names; Internet protocol (IP) addresses; browser software and operating system types; clickstream patterns; and dates and times that our site is accessed. Our use of cookies and other tracking technologies allows us to improve our web site and your web experience. We may also analyse information that does not contain personal information for trends and statistics.

NOTICE

Where Shared Interest Society Ltd. collects personal information on the web, we have or intend to post a purpose statement that explains why such information is being collected and whether we plan to share such information with those working on our behalf. Shared Interest Society Ltd. does not intend to transfer personal information without your consent to third parties who are not bound to act on our behalf unless such transfer is legally required.

CHOICE

You may choose whether or not to provide personal information to Shared Interest Society Ltd. If you choose not to provide the Information we request, you can still visit most of our web site(s), but you may be unable to access certain options, and services that involve our interaction with you.

If you chose to have a relationship with Shared Interest Society Ltd. such as a contractual or other business relationship or partnership, we will naturally continue to contact you in connection with that business relationship.

SECURITY

Wherever your personal information may be held within Shared Interest Society Ltd. or on its behalf, we intend to take reasonable and appropriate steps to protect the personal information that you share with us from unauthorised access or disclosure.

ACCESS/ACCURACY

Shared Interest Society Ltd. wishes to maintain accurate personal information. Where we collect personal information from you on the web, by phone, fax, email, or mail our goal is to provide a means of contacting us should you need to update or correct that information. If for any reason those means are available or inaccessible, you may send updates and corrections to info@shared-interest.com and we will make reasonable efforts to incorporate the changes in your information that we hold as soon as practicable.

THIRD PARTY SERVICES

Third parties provide certain services on Shared Interest Society Ltd. We may provide personal information to third party service providers to help us deliver programs, products, information and services. We will take reasonable steps to ensure that these third party service providers are obligated to protect personal information on our behalf.

Shared Interest Society Ltd. does not sell personal information to any third parties.

CHILDREN'S PRIVACY

Persons under the age of 16 cannot have a membership account with us. We do not intend to collect personal information from anyone we know to be under 16 years of age.

EXTERNAL LINKS

Our web site contains links to other web sites. Please note that when you click on one of these links, you are 'clicking' to another web site. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of these linked sites as their privacy policy may differ from ours.

COMMITMENT

We are committed to privacy and are actively support current industry initiatives to preserve individual privacy rights on the Internet. Protecting your privacy on-line is an evolving area, and Shared Interest Society Ltd. is constantly striving to meet these demands.

If you have any comments or questions regarding our Privacy Policy, please contact us at info@shared-interest.com

YOUR CONSENT

By using this web site, you consent to the terms of our Privacy Policy and to Shared Interest Society Ltd processing your personal information in the manner and for the purposes given above.