We respect the privacy of visitors to our website. APB Media is registered as a data controller in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.
1 Use of your information
APB Media is a marketed introducer to a range of products and services. By accessing this site we will provide a doorway link to our third party partners who supply you a price comparison for your requested product.
In particular our partners may need to collect your sensitive personal information to allow them to provide you with quotes, for instance information relating to criminal convictions or to your health. You consent to the use of such information for the purposes set out below.
By submitting your personal information, you agree that we may for the purposes set out above disclose your information to our agent's panel members and service providers, some of which may be located outside the European Economic Area in countries providing less protection for personal data than the UK.
2 Third parties
If you request a quote comparison through our website we will forward the personal information you submit to selected insurers, insurance brokers mortgage brokers, life insurer's holiday and travel providers and other related third parties to enable us to obtain a quote for you.
The panel members may use your personal information for their own purposes, which may include contacting you by mail, telephone or email, and any use by these insurers will be subject to the insurers' own terms and conditions and/or privacy policies. We cannot provide a quote comparison to you unless we are able to share your personal information in this way. In the event that none of the companies we forward your information to are able to provide an online quotation, we may pass on your contact details to a small number of companies who may be able to provide an offline quotation according to your circumstances.
Also, we may share your personal information with other selected third parties that may contact you directly about their products or services. We shall give you an opportunity to choose not to share your information with such selected parties before you submit your personal information.
3 Cookies and IP logging
We use temporary session cookies, which exist only during the duration of your visit to our site. When you visit the site, you are given a cookie containing a unique session ID number. This number allows us to provide you with a proper experience while browsing our website. It is completely anonymous, does not contain any private data and expires after you close your browser or remain inactive for more than 15 minutes.
We are also using Google Analytics to monitor trafic thag goes through our website. This tool sets up some cookies in order to provide us with this information. Please refer to this website ( Link ) which contains a proper description of these cookies.
4 Accessing your personal information
You have a right to ask us to provide you with the information we hold about you and to have any inaccuracies corrected. If you would like to do so, of you have any other queries about this policy, please write to APB Media – Ford House, Market Street, Leek, Staffordshire ST13 6JA. We charge a £25 fee for this to cover our costs.