Updated June 2016
This Website is brought to you by DMS LLC. DMS LLC, t/a The accepted credit (www.acceptedcredit.co.uk), believes it is important to protect your Personal Data (as defined in the Data Protection Act 1998) and we are committed to giving you a service that meets your needs in a way that also protects your privacy. This policy explains how we may collect Personal Data about you. It also explains some of the security measures we take to protect your Personal Data, and tells you certain things we will do and not do. You should read this policy in conjunction with the Website Terms and Conditions.
When we first obtain Personal Data from you, or when you take a new service or product from us, we will give you the opportunity to tell us if you do or do not want to receive information by email or text from us about other services or products (as applicable) from us and also selected third party companies in the industry sectors listed in Section 2.9. You can normally do this by ticking specific boxes on an application form or contract. You may change your mind at any time by emailing us at the address email@example.com
Some of the Personal Data we hold about you may be 'sensitive personal data' within the meaning of the Data Protection Act 1998, for example, information about your health or ethnic origin.
Any information that you provide on this website is controlled by DMS, LLC, PO Box 757, Hopwood, PA 15445. If you have any queries about the information we hold about you, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org@acceptedcredit.co.uk
We may collect Personal Data about you from a number of sources, including the following:
1.1 From you when you agree to take a service or product from us, in which case this may include your contact details, date of birth, and your bank details.
1.2 From you when you contact us with an enquiry or in response to a communication from us, in which case, this may tell us something about how you use our services.
1.3 From documents that are available to the public, such as the electoral register.
2.1 Personal Data about our customers is generally only used in order to administer the site and the services that we provide and we shall only use your Personal Data for those reasons and shall not keep such Personal Data longer than is necessary to fulfil these purposes.
2.2 We will only collect basic information such as first and last name, address and post code, email address, password, all of which will be voluntarily submitted during the registration process for Accepted Credit Benefits Plan. We may also require other information such as website name, IP address and url and other optional information to facilitate your use of our service.
2.3 Upon purchase of our services, you will be required to make payment to us which will involve our using a third party payment processor or merchant facility who will collect your payment information.
2.4 To help us to administer and to contact you about improved administration of any accounts, services and products we have provided before, do provide now or will or may provide in the future
2.5 To allow us to carry out marketing analysis and customer profiling (including with transactional information), conduct research, including creating statistical and testing information.
2.6 To help to prevent and detect fraud or loss.
2.7 To allow us to contact you in any way (including mail, email, telephone, text or multimedia messages) about products and services offered by us unless you have previously asked us not to do so. If you have consented to receive marketing, you may opt-out at a later date. You have a right to stop us from contacting you for marketing purposes.
2.8 If you agree, we shall pass on your personal information to 3rd party companies, so that they may offer you their products and services by email or text. If you have consented to receive marketing, you may opt-out at a later date. You have a right to stop us from contacting you for marketing purposes or giving your information to other members of our group.
2.8.1 If you agree, we would like to pass on your personal information to selected third party companies in the following industry sectors, so that they may offer you their products and services. Your email address is only shared with our mailing partner, for the purpose of sending you relevant third-party email offers.
2.9 If you agree, we would like to pass on your personal information to selected third party companies in the following industry sectors, so that they may offer you their products and services by email and/or text message.
Personal Finance namely personal loans, credit cards, debt help and bank accounts.
Insurance namely life insurance, health insurance, disability insurance, travel insurance
Travel namely holidays, delayed flight claims, travel insurance
Gaming namely online betting, online gambling, lotteries, competitions, prize draws
Health & Beauty products
Discount Clubs, savings clubs, money saving schemes and vouchers
If you have consented to receive marketing, you may opt-out at a later date. You have a right to stop us from sharing your personal information for marketing purposes.
2.10 We may monitor and record communications with you for quality assurance and compliance.
2.12 We may allow other people and organisations to use Personal Data we hold about you in the following circumstances:
2.12.1. If we, or substantially all of our assets, are acquired or are in the process of being acquired by a third party, in which case Personal Data held by us, about our customers, will be one of the transferred assets.
2.12.2. If we have been legitimately asked to provide information for legal or regulatory purposes or as part of legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings.
2.14 In connection with any transaction which we enter into with you:
2.15 For marketing purposes (See Sections 2.7 - 2.9)
We have strict security measures to protect Personal Data.
3.1. We work to protect the security of your information during transmission by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information you input.
3.2. We reveal only a few digits of your credit card number when confirming an order.
3.3. We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards in connection with the collection, storage and disclosure of personally identifiable customer information.
3.4. It is important for you to protect against unauthorised access to your password and to your computer. Never write your password down or disclose it to anyone else. DMS LLC cannot be held liable for any situations that arise due to unauthorised access which is beyond our control. Be sure to sign off when you finish using a shared computer.
4.1. Please remember that communications over the internet, such as emails and webmails (messages sent through a website), are not secure unless they have been encrypted. Your communications may go through a number of countries before they are delivered - this is the nature of the internet. We cannot accept responsibility for any unauthorised access or loss of Personal Data that is beyond our control.
When we provide services, we want to make them easy, useful and reliable. This sometimes involves placing small amounts of information on your computer. These are called 'cookies'.
See allaboutcookies.org or www.youronlinechoices.eu to learn more about cookies.
Visit www.google.co.uk/goodtoknow/data-on-the-web/cookies for a video about cookies.
Users typically have the opportunity to set their browser to accept all or some cookies, to notify them when a cookie is issued, or not to receive cookies at any time. The last of these options, of course, means that personalised services cannot be provided and the user may not be able to take full advantage of all of a website's features. Refer to your browser's Help section for specific guidance on how it allows you to manage cookies and how you may delete cookies you wish to remove from your computer.
Multiple cookies may be found in a single file depending on which browser you use.
The cookies used on this website have been categorised based on the categories found in the ICC UK Cookie guide, as follows:
These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website.
Without these cookies services you have asked for, like shopping baskets or e-billing, cannot be provided.
By using this website, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device. If you have any queries about these, or would like more information, please contact our Data Protection Manager at 08081012219
For more information on cookies (including how to switch them off) please visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
6.1 The Website may include third-party advertising and links to other websites. We do not provide any personally identifiable customer Personal Data to these advertisers or third-party websites.
6.3 We exclude all liability for loss that you may incur when using these third party websites.
7.4 If you would like access to the Personal Data that we hold about you, you can do this by emailing us at www.acceptedcredit.co.uk or writing to us at the address noted above. There may be a nominal charge of £10 to cover administrative costs. We may contact you to verify that you have actually made the request personally.
7.5 We aim to keep the Personal Data we hold about you accurate and up to date. If you tell us that we are holding any inaccurate Personal Data about you, we will delete it or correct it promptly. Please email us at email@example.com or write to us at the address above to update your Personal Data.
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with our website, you can contact us via email sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org, or by mail to, DMS, LLC, PO Box 757, Hopwood, PA 15445. Tel: 08081012219.