Privacy Policy

What this Privacy Policy covers

This Privacy Policy covers’s treatment of personally identifiable and other information that collects and receives, including information related to your past use of products and services. “Data” and “information” includes information about you that is personally identifiable, such as your name, address, email address or phone number, and that is not otherwise publicly available. Where applicable, we explicitly point out the use of personally identifiable data within our privacy policies. All other data is anonymous to us or is used pseudonymously.

The Privacy Policy also provides information about cookies,’s and third parties’ use of cookies, and how you can disable such cookies.

This Privacy Policy does not apply to the practices of companies that does not own or control, or to people that does not employ or manage. In addition, some companies that has acquired have their own pre-existing privacy policies. You can find more information on the affiliates page.

In the “Topics” section, you can find detailed information on special topics such as cookies and IP addresses. In the “Products” section, you can find additional guidance about our privacy practices relating to particular products or services.

Information collection & use (as data controller) collects personally identifiable information when you register for a account, when you use certain products or services, when you enter promotions or competitions and when you visit pages or the pages of certain partners outside the branded network of websites. may combine information (including personally identifiable information) about you that we have with information that we obtain from business partners or other companies.

When you register with, we ask for personally identifiable information such as your name, email address, birth date, gender, postcode, occupation, industry and personal interests. collects information about your transactions with us and with some of our business partners, including information about your use of financial products and services that we offer. also automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser including your IP address, cookie information, software and hardware attributes, and the page that you requested. Once you register with and sign in to our services, you are no longer anonymous to us and your usage data will be connected to your account. uses information (including anonymous and pseudonymous information, as well as personally identifiable information) for the following general purposes: to personalise the advertising and content that you see, fulfil your requests for products and services, improve our services, contact you, conduct research and provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients.

Data transfer

Your personal information may be transferred to countries other than your own, especially to servers in the United States, to process and store data in accordance with our Privacy Policy and to provide you with products and services. Some of these countries may not have the same data protection safeguards as the country where you reside. By using our products and services, you consent to us transferring your data to these countries. We are committed to ensuring that your information is protected and we apply safeguards in accordance with applicable law. You can find more information about this in the Data transfer topic.

Information sharing & disclosure does not rent, sell or share information about you (including personally identifiable information) with other people or non-affiliated companies, except to provide products or services that you have requested, when we have your permission or in the following circumstances:

  • to provide the information to trusted partners who work on behalf of or with under confidentiality agreements. These companies may use such information to help communicate with you (to the extent consented by you) about offers from and our marketing partners. However, these companies do not have any independent right to share this information.
  • to respond to subpoenas, court orders, legal process or to any legitimate request by authorities with which compliance is required, or to establish or exercise legal rights or defend against legal claims.
  • to share, when we believe it is necessary, such information in order to investigate, prevent or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of’s terms of use, or as otherwise required by law.
  • to transfer such information about you if acquires, or is acquired by or merged with, another company. In this event, will notify you before information about you is transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy. displays targeted advertisements based on anonymised or pseudonymised data and information, and may also display targeted advertisements based on personally identifiable information. Advertisers (including ad-serving companies) may assume that people who interact with, view or click targeted ads meet the targeting criteria – for example, females aged 18-24 from a particular geographic area. does not provide any personally identifiable information to the advertiser when you interact with or view a targeted ad. However, by interacting with or viewing an ad, you are consenting to the possibility that the advertiser will make the assumption that you meet the targeting criteria used to display the ad.

Cookies & similar technologies may set and access cookies on your computer. We may also set and access device identifiers which could include IP address, user agent information (browser version, OS type and version) and device-provided identifiers. Once you log in to on your device, may recognise your device to provide you with a personalised experience, independent of your device settings. You can control your personalised experience across through our lets other companies that show advertisements on some of our pages set and access their cookies on your computer. Other companies’ use of their cookies and device identifiers is subject to their own privacy policies, not this one. Advertisers or other companies do not have access to’s cookies.

Your ability to edit & delete your account information & preferences

You can edit your account information, including your marketing preferences, at any time.

New categories of marketing communications might be added to the Marketing preferences page from time to time. Users who visit this page can opt out of receiving future marketing communications from these new categories or they can unsubscribe by following instructions contained in the messages that they receive.

We reserve the right to send you certain communications, such as service announcements and administrative messages and other communications relating to the service, without offering you the opportunity to opt out of receiving them.

You may delete your account by visiting our Account deletion page, verifying your password once more and confirming your choice to terminate the account. Please click here to read about what information may possibly temporarily remain in our archived records after your account has been deleted.

Confidentiality & security

We limit access to information about you to employees who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs.

We have physical, electronic and procedural safeguards that comply with our legal obligations to protect information about you.

To learn more about security, including the security steps we have taken and security steps you can take, please read Security at

Posting on publicly accessible areas

A publicly accessible area is any area of that is accessible by the general public and may be indexed by search engines.

You should exercise caution if you choose to disclose personally identifiable information in a publicly accessible area. Remember that this information may remain indefinitely in the publicly accessible area of the service. Also, depending on the particular service, other users may also be able to view two or more of your individual postings collectively.

You are solely responsible for any information that you disclose and disseminate on publicly accessible areas.

If you have a concern about any personally identifiable information that you have posted on any publicly accessible areas and are unable to delete or edit it, please refer your query to Customer Care.

Changes to this Privacy Policy may amend this policy from time to time. If we make any substantial changes in the way we use your information, we will notify you by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account or by posting a prominent notice on our pages.

Last updated: 29 July 2016