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We do not pass your personal information to any third party except as set out in our terms and conditions, in particular when under compulsion of law or with your consent to do so.
We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer our website. Your IP address is used to help identify you and your search requirements and to gather broad demographic information.
The registration process requires you to give contact information (such as your
name and email address), unique identifiers (such as your password), and
demographic information (such as your postcode). This information is used for
the purposes of setting up your customer details and ultimately is used to
obtain your Credit Report from a credit reference agency.
We use customer contact information from the registration process to communicate
with you. We will send you emails at a frequency of no more than one per month
to keep you up to date on matters relating to credit, Credit Report information
and privacy. You may opt out of receiving these emails at any time.
We do not pass your information to any third party for the purpose of sending
you unsolicited emails.
We collect data from your Credit Report for the purposes of statistical analysis.
We also use it to check the continuing accuracy of Credit Scores provided. Such
data is held anonymously and is aggregated with many thousands of other data so
there is no possibility of disclosure of your personal financial information.
From time to time we may also ask you to provide original utility bills, bank
statements or credit card statements addressed to you at your current and
previous addresses. We only seek such information when we need to verify your
current address and to protect the privacy of your information. Such documents
are kept confidential whilst being processed, are not stored on computer, and
are destroyed after being used to verify your addresses.
This site contains links to other sites. Credit Reporting Agency is not
responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites.
This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and
alteration of the information under our control. These include the issue and use
of passwords, powerful encryption and computer firewalls to guard against
hacking. From time to time we may have to suspend services whilst we investigate
a breach of security. You are also obligated, under the Terms and Conditions you
agree to abide by when you use our services, to report any suspected breach to
This site supplements the information that you provide with information received
from third parties, (such as the Royal Mail Postcode Address File, which helps
confirm your address).
This site gives you the following options for removing your information from our
database to not receive future communications or to no longer receive our
- You can send email to firstname.lastname@example.org
- You can write to us at the following postal address:
Credit Reporting Agency Limited
This site gives you the following options for changing and modifying information
- Log in to your account and send a secure message
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this
site, or your dealings with this web site,
- You can email email@example.com
You can write to:
Credit Reporting Agency Limited