We are committed to respecting your privacy and support industry initiates to preserve your individual privacy rights on the internet.
We recognise your need for appropriate protection and management of personally identifiable information (such as name, address and telephone number) and your personal information will not be disclosed outside of the group of financial institutions we work with except in circumstances advised to you at the time you apply for a product or service we are providing.
During an application on the site the information that you provide will be used only for the purposes described at the time of your application and where applicable terms and conditions that apply to the relevant product or service.
A cookie is typically a small text file that is placed on your computer, tablet or phone by a website’s server and only that server will be able to retrieve and read the cookie in the future. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. The text file will contain basic information to help improve your online experience. For example, it can remember your last viewed settings, like ‘location’ for displaying the local weather or ‘login’ for remembering your way around a shopping basket.
If you do not wish for a website to store this information as a cookie there are ways of preventing the information being stored. Various forms of cookie blockers and browser functions can be configured. However, for the vast majority of people, cookies are used for good reason and help to provide a more suitable tailored experience for us all whilst we are online.