Last Updated: May 2018
As a customer of London Finance Solutions, your privacy is very important to us. We will not disclose information about you or your personal details to anyone, unless we have your consent, or where we are compelled or allowed by law to do so.
Majority of the information we hold of our clients is stored electronically on computer systems and online. Please note some data may not be held on systems, for example manual application forms, handwritten letters. We endeavour to have everything scanned and stored on our systems. We are confident that our systems and security of your data is secure and no one will be able to access your information unlawfully.
We will only send you information on new services and products available in the market if you have opted in for this service. London Finance Solutions do not sell any personal information we hold. The information you provide us may in the regular course of business, move between London Finance Solutions and associated companies [e.g. lenders, insurers, estate agents and solicitors by way of updating them on the general status of your mortgage application]. We are also obliged to make our records available to our regulator upon request.
For the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998, the Data Controller in relation to any personal data you supply is Dhavi Limited.
Please note by providing us with any personal information, you authorise London Finance Solutions to use your information in accordance with this policy. Additionally, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) requires us to make records to evidence the suitability of the recommendations we offer and in most instances, we will be unable to provide you with a product or service if you do not provide us with the necessary information or give us your permission to process and store your data.
When you visit our website, we may send you a cookie. A cookie is a small file that can be placed on your computer’s hard disk for record keeping purposes and we may use them to do a number of things:
Cookies help us to recognise you when you next visit the Site and note any advertisements displayed to you. This allows us to tailor the advertisements we provide to your preferences. We may use the services of third party ad servers for this purpose. Cookies may be used to compile anonymous statistics related to the take up or use of services, or to patterns of browsing. A third party collects such data on our behalf to measure web site performance. Information collected is aggregated for reporting purposes. No personally identifiable information is collected by this service. The use of this service assists us in measuring and improving the structure and ease of use of our web sites. We may also track IP addresses. An IP Address is a number that can identify an Internet Service Provider, country location etc. It cannot provide personal information. We will not use the IP Address to build a profile on users, we only use the information for demographic, statistical and security purposes.
Cookies cannot be used by themselves to identify you. You are not obliged to accept cookies and may modify your browser so that it will not accept cookies. If you configure your browser to reject cookies, you may still use some, but not all, portions of our website. For example, the login process and all member functionality requires your browser to accept cookies.
If you would like to disable “third party” cookies generated by advertisers, providers of targeted advertising or behavioural analysis services, you can turn them off by going to the third party’s website and getting them to generate a one-time “no thanks” cookie that will stop any further cookies being written to your machine. Here are links to the main third party advertising and analytics platforms that we may use, each of which have instructions on how to do this:
You can also visit the trade body representing the advertising companies for more information on how to opt out of all such cookies: www.youronlinechoices.com