Privacy Policy - blockr.co.uk

The policy: This privacy policy is for this website; blockr.co.uk and served by Complete Caboodle Ltd, 83 Ducie Street, Manchester, M1 2JQ, United Kingdom and governs the privacy of those who use it. The purpose of this policy is to explain to you how we control, process, handle and protect your personal information while browsing or using this website, including your rights under current laws and regulations. If you do not agree to the following policy you may wish to cease viewing / using this website.

Policy key definitions:

  • “I”, “our”, “us”, or “we” refer to the business, Complete Caboodle Ltd, trading as Blockr.
  • “you”, “the user” refer to the person(s) using this website.
  • GDPR means General Data Protection Act.
  • PECR means Privacy & Electronic Communications Regulation.
  • Cookies mean small files stored on a users computer or device.

Processing of your personal data

Under the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) we control and process any personal information you provide to us electronically in the following ways. Unless otherwise defined, we only process your personal data for accounts & records, advertising, marketing or PR purposes;

We use the consent lawful basis under the GDPR for the processing of your information when you explicitly consent to receive our offers and guides email list. Your information is used to send you marketing messages within the scope outlined to you at the point of subscription. We collect the following information from you;

  • Your email address
  • Your I.P address
  • Time & date you subscribed

Any personal information processed is done so securely with protective measures in place to prevent data breach. This includes data saved to computers, mobile devices, laptops or tablets. Protective measures include passwords, pass codes and fire wall technology. You can unsubscribe or manage your personal information at any time through an online system, which you will find links to in any subscription confirmation email or marketing message we sent to you since.

We will continue to process your information under you withdraw consent or it is determined your consent no longer exists.

Your personal data (email address) under the consent lawful basis is shared with our social media partner Facebook to enable us to build custom audiences and lookalike audiences.

If, as determined by us, the lawful basis upon which we process your personal information changes, we will notify you about the change and any new lawful basis to be used if required. We shall stop processing your personal information if the lawful basis used is no longer relevant.

Your individual rights

Under the GDPR your rights are as follows. You can read more about your rights in details here;

  • the right to be informed;
  • the right of access;
  • the right to rectification;
  • the right to erasure;
  • the right to restrict processing;
  • the right to data portability;
  • the right to object; and
  • the right not to be subject to automated decision-making including profiling.

You also have the right to complain to the ICO [www.ico.org.uk] if you feel there is a problem with the way we are handling your data.

We handle subject access requests in accordance with the GDPR.

Internet cookies

We use cookies on this website to provide you with a better user experience. We do this by placing a small text file on your device / computer hard drive to track how you use the website, to record or log whether you have seen particular messages that we display, to keep you logged into the website where applicable, to display relevant adverts or content either on our website or other third party websites.

Some cookies are required to enjoy and use the full functionality of this website.

We use a cookie control system which allows you to accept the use of cookies. Some cookies will be saved for specific time periods, where others may last indefinitely. Your web browser should provide you with the controls to manage and delete cookies from your device, please see your web browser options.

Cookies that we use are;

  • Google universal analytics; _ga, _gat, _gid (allows us to see where you look on our site)
  • Doubleclick; IDE (allows us to show our adverts on other sites)
  • Brontobyte Cookie Bar; cookieconsent_status (allows us to display our cookie consent notification)
  • YouTube; DSID, IDE, PREF, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE, YSC (allows us to remember which of our videos you have seen and to allow us to show our adverts on Youtube)
  • Facebook pixel; (allows to show our adverts on Facebook and for us to build a custom audience of customers based on the actions you have taken on our website)

Data security and protection

We ensure the security of any personal information we hold by using secure data storage technologies and precise procedures in how we store, access and manage that information. Our methods meet the GDPR compliance requirement.

Transparent Privacy Explanations

We have provided some further explanations about user privacy and the way we use this website to help promote a transparent and honest user privacy methodology.

Email marketing messages & subscription

Under the GDPR we use the consent lawful basis for anyone subscribing to our special offers list. We only collect certain data about you, as detailed in the “Processing of your personal date” above. Any email marketing messages we send are done so through an EMS, email marketing service provider. An EMS is a third party service provider of software / applications that allows marketers to send out email marketing campaigns to a list of users.

Email marketing messages that we send may contain tracking beacons / tracked clickable links or similar server technologies in order to track subscriber activity within email marketing messages. Where used, such marketing messages may record a range of data such as times, dates, I.P addresses, opens, clicks, forwards, geographic and demographic data. Such data, within its limitations
will show the activity each subscriber made for that email campaign.

Any email marketing messages we send are in accordance with the GDPR and the PECR

Our EMS provider is; Mailchimp and you can read their privacy policy
and terms of service here.

Resources & further information

Complete Caboodle Blockr Privacy Policy April 2019 v1.1

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