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-The Switching Helpline respects your privacy. This page provides you with the relevant information regarding our privacy policy and what we do to safeguard your data.

We respect your privacy

This is why we have taken the time to disclose our information collection practices and our privacy policy. Please take the time to review this document.

We allow our visitors the following access to the information we collect:

  • Access is given to all collected information.

We collect information for the following purpose(s):

  • Website and system administration.
  • Research and development.
  • Tailoring the website for its visitors.
  • Building records of visitors without linking identifying information to the records for the purpose of research, analysis and reporting.
  • Building records of visitors without linking identifying information to the records for the purpose determining visitors habits, interests or characteristics in order to make decisions that may directly affect the visitor.
  • Contacting our visitors for promotion of the site and the services we offer.
If I give you my contact details what should I expect?

We will use your contact details in order to make contact with you under the following circumstances:

  • Where you have specifically requested we contact you.
  • Where we believe contacting you will provide you with a benefit (e.g. our assisted online service or additional services we might come to offer).
How can I unsubscribe / remove my details?

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Who has access to the information we collect?
  • Ourselves and/or our partners which utilise the information only for the purposes given.

Information is only shared with our partners who share our privacy policy.

How long is information kept?

Information is retained to meet a stated purpose, but the retention period may be longer to meet legal requirements or liability.

If you believe that our website has collected incorrect information or if you would like to dispute any information, please contact us using the address at the top of this page.

Applicable Law and Jurisdiction

The terms of this privacy statement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales and be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of England and Wales.

This privacy statement applies to the website of:

The Big Switch Limited trading as The Switching Helpline
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