3. How is your personal data collected?
We use different methods to collect data from and about you including through:
• Direct interactions. You may give us your Identity, Contact and Financial Data by filling in forms or by corresponding with us by post, phone, email or otherwise. This includes personal data you provide when you:
apply for our products or services directly or via our website
create an account directly or on our website;
subscribe to our goods, service or publications;
request information or marketing to be sent to you;
enter a competition, promotion or survey;
give us feedback.
• Automated technologies or interactions. As you interact with our website, we may automatically collect Technical Data about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns. We collect this personal data by using cookies, and other similar technologies.
• Third parties or publicly available sources. We may receive personal data about you from various third parties and public sources as set out below:
Contact, Financial and Transaction Data from providers of technical, payment and delivery services within the United Kingdom.
Identity and Contact Data from publicly availably sources such as Companies House and the Electoral Register based inside the United Kingdom.
Service providers acting as processors who provide design services, IT and system administration services in the United Kingdom.
Professional advisers acting as processors including lawyers, bankers, auditors and insurers who provide consultancy, banking, legal, insurance and accounting services within the United Kingdom.
HM Revenue & Customs, regulators and other authorities acting as processors or joint controllers based in the United Kingdom who require reporting of processing activities in certain circumstances.