(updated 10th May 2012)
Barter Books Ltd recognises the concern of our customers regarding privacy of information. All information you give to Barter Books Ltd is stored securely, and is not accessible to other users.
We are committed to protecting your privacy. We will only use the information that we collect about you lawfully (in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998).
We collect information about you for 2 reasons: firstly, to process your order and second, to provide you with the best possible service.
We will e-mail you to keep you up to date with your orders.
The type of information we will collect about you includes:
We will never collect sensitive information about you without your explicit consent.
We will endeavour to keep the information we hold accurate and up to date. You can check the information that we hold about you by emailing us. If you find any inaccuracies we will delete or correct it promptly.
The personal information which we hold will be held securely in accordance with our internal security policy and the law.
When you place an order with Barter Books Ltd the information provided allows us to fulfil your order and notify you of the status of your order. All online payments are fulfilled using a third party service provider, www.sagepay.com. The third party service provider has undertaken to us that they will protect that information, will not pass it on, nor use it for any other purpose than to receive payment from you for your ordered goods..
If we intend to transfer your information outside the EEA (European Economic Area) we will always obtain your consent first.
If you are unhappy with this, we are always pleased to accept orders by email, telephone, fax or letter.
Cookies are small pieces of information sent by a web server to a web browser, which allows the server to uniquely identify the browser on each page. Barter Books Ltd use 'session cookies' which are automatically deleted from your computer when you close your browser. You are always free to decline our cookies if your browser permits, although in that case you may not be able to place an order on our website.
If you have any questions/comments about privacy, you should email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.