Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

The privacy policy sets out how Swell Hunter uses and protects any information that you give you when using this site.

Swell Hunter collects and holds certain details about you when you contact us, or purchase a product from us. This information allows Swell Hunter to offer our customers and site users a high quality service and will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Swell Hunter may change this privacy policy without given notice. You should check that you are satisfied with the privacy policy via this page prior to each time you use the site. This privacy policy is effective from 23 November 2015.

Information collected

We may collect the following information:

  • • Name;
  • • Contact information including, but not limited to, email address and telephone number;
  • • PayPal email address;
  • • Demographic information such as delivery address;
  • • Other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers;
  • • Products purchased;
  • • Any information contained in emails sent to Swell Hunter directly and/or via the contact us page;
  • • The method of payment used, but not any debit or credit card information;

Any data we collect is kept safely and securely and we will not sell data to third parties.

Payment information

Swell Hunter does not collect, or hold any payment information other than the payment method used and the amount transferred: information includes, but is not limited to, debit/credit card number, sort code, account number and security code.

Swell Hunter has two forms of payment platforms integrated onto its site:

  • PayPal
  • Stripe

Third parties PayPal and Stripe will be used as facilitators of payment and Swell Hunter cannot be held responsible for any loss experienced as a direct or indirect result of payment through these third parties.

Information entered when using these third parties is not disclosed to Swell Hunter, nor can Swell Hunter be held liable for any mishandling of this information. The relevant payment platform’s privacy statements and terms and conditions must be viewed prior to you proceeding to payment on Swell Hunter’s website to ensure that you are satisfied. If you have any questions regarding information held by PayPal or Stripe and cannot find them on their applicable privacy policies, you should contact the relevant parties via their websites: https://www.paypal.com/uk/webapps/mpp/home and https://stripe.com/gb, respectively.

Cookies

Our website uses cookies to help you move around the site and find information you are looking for.

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree to the cookie, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering information. Cookies are not computer programmes and cannot read other information saved on your hard drive. They cannot be used to spread viruses or obtain your email address. The only information they tell the website is the information that you have already given to us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies by adjusting your browser settings, but this may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

You can find out more about cookies by visiting about www.aboutcookies.org.

Security

We put a strong emphasis over the security of your information and to prevent unauthorised disclosure we have implemented and we have put in place physical, electronic and procedural controls.

Links to other websites

Our website contains links to other websites that we believe may be of use to you. Once you have used these links to leave our site, we have no control over these sites and cannot confirm these sites’ credibility, security and privacy policies. We cannot, therefore, be responsible for the protection and privacy of this information and this is not governed by Swell Hunter’s privacy statement.

Controlling your personal information

You may request details of personal information, which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998 by emailing us at contactus@swellhunter.co.uk.