Privacy Policy

Make It Switch Limited is committed to protecting any information you provide by which you can be identified when using this website. You can be assured that it will remain with us and only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Make It Switch Limited may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 08-08-2013.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:

  • Name and Address
  • Contact information including email address and phone number
  • Demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
  • Business Details.

 

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping.
  • We may use the information to provide/improve our products and services.
  • We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, supplier information,
  • Price changes, special offers or other information which we think you may find
  • Interesting using the email address which you have provided.
  • We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to
  • Customise the website according to your interests.

 

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Browser cookies

We use cookies to help us analyse traffic on our site and customer behaviour. Cookies may also be used by our partners to understand marketing and traffic patterns. During the course of any visit to makeitswitch.com, the pages you see, along with a cookie, are downloaded to your computer. Any information that is supplied by cookies can help us to provide you with a better service and assists us in analysing the profile of our visitors.

Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but normally you can alter your browser settings to prevent automatic acceptance, if you prefer. If you opt not to receive our cookies, we cannot guarantee that your experience with our website will be as quick or responsive as if you do receive cookies.

We do not store passwords or any other information about a visitor in a cookie that could identify them, their location, their preferences or their financial activity.

A)   How to find and control your cookies

 

Internet Explorer 6.0, 7.0, 8.0, 9.0, 10.0 &11.0

  • 1. Choose Tools, then
  • 2. Internet Options
  • 3. Click the Privacy tab
  • 4. Click on the ‘Advanced’ button
  • 5. Check the ‘Override automatic cookie handing’ box and select Accept, Block or Prompt for action as appropriate.

 

Mozilla Firefox

  • 1. Choose Tools, then
  • 2. Options…
  • 3. Privacy
  • 4. Cookies
  • 5. Set your options as required

 

Opera 8+

  • 1. Choose Tools, then
  • 2. Preferences
  • 3. Advanced
  • 4. Select Cookies
  • 5. Select your settings using the available options

 

Safari

  • 1. Choose Safari, then
  • 2. Preferences
  • 3. Security
  • 4. Select options by Accept Cookies as required.

 

B)   How do you know which of the sites you’ve visited use cookies?

Internet Explorer 6.0, 7.0, 8.0, 9.0, 10.0 &11.0

  • 1. Choose Tools, then
  • 2. Internet Options
  • 3. Click the General tab
  • 4. Click Settings
  • 5. View Files.

 

Mozilla Firefox

  • 1. Choose Tools, then
  • 2. Options…
  • 3. Privacy
  • 4. Cookies
  • 5. Click the Show Cookies button.

 

Opera 8+

  • 1. Choose Tools, then
  • 2. Advanced
  • 3. Click Cookies.

 

Safari

  • 1. Choose Safari, then
  • 2. Preferences
  • 3. Security
  • 4. Click Show Cookies button.

C) How to see your cookie code

 

Adjust cookies and site data permissions on Google Chrome

  1. Click the Chrome menu  on the browser toolbar.
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Click Show advanced settings.
  4. In the “Privacy” section, click the Content settings button.
  5. In the “Cookies” section, you can change the following cookies settings:

a)    Delete cookies.

b)    Block cookies by default.

c)    Allow cookies by default.

d)    Keep cookies and site data by default until you quit your browser.

e)    Make exceptions from specific websites or domains.

 

Just click on a cookie to open it. You’ll see a short string of text and numbers. The numbers are your identification card, which can only be seen by the server that gave you the cookie.

Accessing personal data

You can contact us to ask whether we are keeping personal data about you, by sending an email to businessenergy@makeitswitch.com. Upon request, we will provide you with a readable copy of data which we hold about you. If you ask us to delete, correct or amend that personal data we will do so within a reasonable time.

If you have any queries relating to your personal data please contact us at:

Data Protection Officer

MAKE IT SWITCH LTD
145-157 ST JOHN STREET,
LONDON,
ENGLAND,
EC1V 4PW.

Or simply call us on 0207 112 4951.

 

Your consent

By disclosing your personal information to makeitswitch.com, you consent to the collection, storage and processing of your personal information in the manner set out in this Privacy Policy.

 

Protection of personal information

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.