Our Views on Privacy
IMPORTANT NOTE: If you are sixteen or under, you must obtain your parent’s or guardian’s permission before you send us any personal data.
What personal information do we collect?
We log your Internet Protocol (IP) address in order to receive and send information from and to you over the internet.
When you register on our website, sign up for our newsletter, make an enquiry, submit material for inclusion on our website, enter a competition, or order products or services from us, you may be asked to provide some personal data such as your name, address, email address, and credit or debit card number.
Bear in mind that if you include any personal data in any material you submit for inclusion on our website, it may be seen by anyone visiting this website anywhere in the world. Please do not submit any personal data that you do not want to be made public in this way, and please do not send us any personal data about anyone else without their permission.
We also automatically collect data about visitors to our website (for example on browsing patterns) by using cookies. We collect data relating to the routing, duration and time of communications (traffic data), such as records of the parts of our website you have visited, services you have used, and your location. We retain traffic data for three years.
To view our policy on Cookies, please click here.
How do we use your personal data?
We use your personal data to answer your queries, run any competition you may have entered, send you a newsletter, to process and fulfil your orders, to notify you of your order’s status and to contact you if there is a problem with your order.
We may also use your personal data to monitor the use of our website, to record traffic flows and to carry out research about our visitors’ and customers’ demographics and behaviour. We do this to understand our visitors, customers and potential customers better.
We use traffic data (see above) to help us understand which areas of our website are most popular so that we might better develop the design and structure of our site, and to market our own electronic communications services and to provide you with value added services, such as targeted information about our products and promotions such as competitions. You may withdraw your consent to our use of these data at any time.
If you wish to do this, please contact email@example.com
When you give us personal data, those data may be sent electronically to servers anywhere in the world and may be used, stored and processed anywhere in the world, including countries outside the European Economic Area. (Bear in mind that many countries outside the European Economic Area do not adequately protect your rights as a data subject).
To whom might we disclose your personal data?
We may pass your personal data to anyone who needs those data in order to fulfil your requests for our goods and services, or to validate any payment details you give to us. Some of these people may be located outside the European Economic Area.
We may pass your personal data to our group or associated companies and to our data processors. Some of these may be located outside the European Economic Area.
We may also provide your personal data to businesses (which may or may not be companies in our group) which may be located outside the European Economic Area and who may use the data to send you information about other products or services. However, you may opt out of your personal data being used in this way when we collect your personal data.
We may also provide your personal data to anyone who buys our business or business assets. Except as set out above, we will not disclose your personal information unless we are obliged to do so or allowed to do so by law, or where we need to do so in order to run our business (for instance where we outsource services or other people process data for us).
We may contact you by email to market our goods and services, but you may at any time request us to stop using your personal data for direct marketing purposes. If you wish to do this please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
We give you the option of using a secure server whenever you make payment over the internet or provide details of any credit or debit card.
We use the industry standard, Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption, to ensure our online ordering facility is secure for credit and debit card transactions. Your credit or debit card details will be transmitted to us securely ONLY if you are using a secure connection (SSL) aware browser.
Unfortunately, no data transmission over the internet or any other network is 100 percent secure, but we take appropriate steps to try to protect the security of your personal data.
This website is operated by Macmillan Publishers Limited, trading as Priddy Books. Macmillan Publishers Limited is a company registered in England. Our registered number is 00785998.
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Individuals have certain rights of access to their personal data. If you wish to request any information about your personal data, please contact email@example.com
Inaccuracies and Corrections
We would like to keep your personal data accurate and up to date. If you become aware of any errors or inaccuracies please let us know by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org
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