This privacy statement sets out how PrizeDraws.com complies with European Union data protection requirements. This applies to the entire website. Any changes to these policies will be posted on this website.
We have structured our website so that, in general, you can visit PrizeDraws.com on the web without identifying yourself or revealing any personal information. Once you choose to provide us with any information by which you can be identified, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
For your protection, we are registered under the Data Protection Act 1998.
What we collect
We may collect the following information:
- When using our services we will collect your name, contact information.
- We may also ask you to provide us with information regarding your personal or professional interests, demographics, experiences with our services and contact preferences in order to provide you with further correspondence about our services.
- Contact Information such as email addresses and telephone numbers;
- Demographic information such as post code, preferences and interests;
- Financial information such as credit / debit card numbers;
- IP address (automatically collected);
- Web browser type and version (automatically collected);
- Operating system (automatically collected);
What we do with the information we gather
- We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
- Internal record keeping.
- We may use the information to improve our services.
- We may periodically send promotional e-mail about new services or other information which we think you may find interesting using the e-mail address which you have provided when you registered as a user on this site.
- From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by e-mail, phone, or mail
WHAT IS A COOKIE?
A cookie is a small file placed on your computer’s hard drive. It enables our Website to identify your computer as you view different pages on our Website.
Cookies allow Websites and applications to store your preferences in order to present content, options or functions that are specific to you. They also enable us to see information like how many people use the Website and what pages they tend to visit.
Analyse our web traffic using an analytics package. Aggregated usage data helps us improve the Website structure, design, content and functions.
Identify whether you are signed in to our Website. A cookie allows us to check whether you are signed in to the site.
Test content on our Website. For example, 50% of our users might see one piece of content, the other 50% a different piece of content.
Store information about your preferences. The Website can then present you with information you will find more relevant and interesting.
To recognise when you return to our Website. We may show your relevant content, or provide functionality you used previously.
Cookies do not provide us with access to your computer or any information about you, other than that which you choose to share with us.