Further, LT is registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office under the Act with a registration number of ZA205487 and will act as the data controller. LT is registered in England and Wales and has a Registered Office at 61 Bridge Street, Kington, HR5 3DJ and Company Registration number of 10361718.
LT is active in the UK to provide members of the public with access to their social credit information services along with other activities, some of which may be related to the provision of financial products. For any such activity, we are an Appointed Representative of MediaBlanket Ltd and they are authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority with Firm Reference Number 723605.
Personal Data means data about a living individual who can be identified from those data (or from those and other information either in LT’s possession or likely to come into LT’s possession).
Usage Data is data collected automatically which is either generated by the use of the Service or from the Service infrastructure itself (for example, the pages visited during a session).
Cookies are small pieces of data stored on a User’s device.
Data Controller means a person who (either alone or jointly or in common with other persons) determines the purposes for which and the manner in which any personal data are, or are to be, processed.
Data Processor (or Service Provider) means any person (other than an employee of the Data Controller) who processes the data on behalf of the Data Controller. We may use the services of various Service Providers in order to process your data more effectively.
A Data Subject is any living individual who is the subject of Personal Data.
The User is the individual using our Service. The User corresponds to the Data Subject, who is the subject of Personal Data.
We collect a number of different types of information for various purposes in order to provide and improve our Service to Members:
1.1.1 this is information that you may provide by filling in online forms and registration forms on www.knowso.co.uk (our "Site") and we may also ask you for additional information in the event you report a problem with our Site in order that we can verify your identity for security reasons and to resolve the problem you are reporting; for information, personally identifiable information may include but is not limited to:
First & Last Names
Postal Address including Post Code
Cookies & Usage Data
Your Personal Data may be used to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email we send or by contacting us.
Examples of Cookies we use: Session Cookies are used to operate our Service; Preference Cookies are used to remember any preferences you may have set and covering various settings; Security Cookies are used for to provide additional site security; Advertising Cookies may be used to serve you with advertisements for selected products that may be relevant to you and your interests
Leadtech Ltd also reserves the right to retain Usage Data for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for less time than other Personal Data, other than in circumstances when such data enables us to strengthen the Service’s security or where a legal obligation exists to retain such data for longer periods or to give added functionality to the Service.
Any and all information held by Knowso and Leadtech Ltd, including Personal Data, may be transferred to and held on computers located outside of the EEA where the data protection laws may differ than those from within the EEA; all reasonable steps are taken to ensure that only those service providers which attest to maintain at least the same level of security standards as those within the EEA.
If you are located outside the United Kingdom and choose to provide information to us, please note that we may opt to transfer the entirety of the data, including all Personal Data, to the United Kingdom and process it there.
Personal Data held shall only be transferred to a country outside the EEA if there is adequate protection in that country.
Under certain circumstances, Leadtech Ltd may be required to disclose your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).Legal Requirements
Leadtech Ltd may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: To comply with a legal obligation LT has To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service To protect LT against any legal liability it reasonably feels it is exposed to or may become exposed to To protect and defend the rights or property of LT To protect the personal safety of users of the Service or the publicSecurity Of Data
LT takes the security of User data very seriously but as mentioned before, no method of transmission of data is entirely secure. Unfortunately, as such, we cannot guarantee its security at all times but we do take all reasonable steps to ensure industry-standard levels of protection.
Leadtech Ltd will always do our utmost to make our systems able to accept reasonable amendments, corrections and deletions of Member details within Member accounts or permit the change of consents given by Members from time to time.
It is always our intention to allow Members to update Personal Data directly within your account settings section but there may be elements which need to be changed by our staff and under these circumstances, please contact us to make the desired changes, (we reserve the right to confirm your identity before actioning any such request and if we cannot be reasonably satisfied that the request has been received from you, we reserve the right to refuse to make the change as requested; we also reserve the right to refuse to change any elements that would cause us to contravene any legal obligations we may have).
As detailed within data protection legislation, there are circumstances in which you have the right: To access and receive a copy of the Personal Data that is held about you To rectify any Personal Data held about you that is inaccurate To request the deletion of Personal Data held about you To request the portability of data you have provided to Leadtech Ltd
As referred to in clauses above, if we utilise the services of third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service ("Service Providers"), to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analysing how our Service is used then these third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
As referred to in a number of clauses above, (most recently Clause 9), there may be a need to make use of third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyse the use of our Service; one example of such a need is:Google Analytics
Google Analytics is a service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service; Google may choose to share this data with any of their other services; if you have any concerns about this, you may wish to review Google’s policies to see how they use the data gathered in the performance of these services when providing their own advertising and marketing services.
Please visit the Google Privacy & Terms webpage: http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/ to review their policies.
Leadtech Ltd may advertise on third party websites after you visit our Site. Advertisements may be displayed to you based on the information gathered by cookies by LT or third parties. If social media is used in the provision of these advertisements, please visit the Privacy Policies of the individual social media sites.
It is expressly not Leadtech Ltd’s intention to make this Service available to anybody younger than eighteen years of age.
LT does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of eighteen and if we are made aware of any such occurrence, we will take all reasonable steps to immediately remove their details from our systems.
Last updated in November 2019.