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 use the Smithson Financial Services web site without telling us who you are or revealing any Personal Information about yourself.
If you choose to provide us with your Personal Information on the web, we may transfer that Information, within Smithson Financial Services, but the information will be held within the UK, in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. In no case is data shared or sold to, any third party.
Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies
Some of our web pages utilise "cookies" and other tracking technologies. A "cookie" is a small text file that may be used, for example, to collect information about web site activity. Some cookies and other technologies may serve to recall Personal Information previously indicated by a web user. Most browsers allow you to control cookies, including whether or not to accept them and how to remove them.
To protect your privacy, we have adopted the following principles:
Where Smithson Financial Services collects Personal Information on the web, we intend to post a purpose statement that explains why Personal Information will be collected.
You may choose whether or not to provide Personal Information to Smithson Financial Services. The notice we intend to provide where Smithson Financial Services collects Personal Information on the web should help you to make this choice.
If you choose not to provide the Personal Information we request you may be unable to fully utilise the services provided by Smithson Financial Services. If you chose to have a relationship with Smithson Financial Services, such as a contractual or other business relationship or partnership, we will naturally continue to contact you in connection with that business relationship.
Wherever your Personal Information may be held within Smithson Financial Services, 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
To the extent that you do provide us with Personal Information, Smithson Financial Services wishes to maintain accurate Personal Information. Where we collect Personal Information from you on the web, our goal is to provide a means of contacting Smithson Financial Services should you need to update or correct that Information. If for any reason those means are unavailable or inaccessible, you may send updates and corrections about your Personal Information to email@example.com and we will make reasonable efforts to incorporate the changes in your Personal Information that we hold as soon as practicable.
Smithson Financial Services website is not structured to attract children. Accordingly, we do not intend to collect Personal Information from anyone we know to be under 16 years of age.
We are committed to privacy and support current industry initiatives to preserve individual privacy rights on the Internet. Protecting your privacy on-line is an evolving area and this website will constantly evolve to meet these demands