Privacy & Cookie policy

 

This Privacy & Cookie Policy applies to Halifax Car Extras at www.halifaxmotorextras.co.uk and is supplementary to the privacy policy of BISL Limited who arrange and administer Halifax Car Insurance, which can be found by clicking here 

We reserve the right to amend or modify this Privacy & Cookie Policy at any time but will give you as much notice as possible where this is necessary.

For the purposes of this supplementary Privacy and Cookie Policy only, ‘We’ means BISL Limited and Marketing Lounge Partnership (MLP), and ‘Our’ means BISL Limited. ‘You’ and ‘Your’ means the Halifax Car Insurance policyholder registering for Halifax Car Extras.

The Data Controller of any data provided on the Halifax Car Extras site is BISL Limited, Pegasus House, Bakewell Road, Orton Southgate Peterborough PE2 6YS 

1. Data Security

1.1 We are committed to ensuring Your personal information is used properly and kept securely. We use technical and organisational security measures to protect personal data We control against unauthorised processing, loss, destruction or access. 

1.2 We do not sell your data to third parties for marketing or any other purposes.

2. Use of Data

2.1 Data you enter on the Halifax Car Extras website will be used only for the administration of the Halifax Car Extras Promotion which may include checks against Our database to verify that you are a current Halifax Car Insurance customer. When You select an offer, it may also be necessary for the details You have entered on this site to be transferred to the third parties involved in administering the offer, to enable the effective delivery or fulfilment of that offer.

2.2 Your data may also be used for research and analysis purposes. 

3.   Third Party Websites

3.1 This website may contain links to websites belonging to the partners that are providing the offers under the Halifax Car Extras promotion or to social media platforms. Such third party websites will be subject to that website owner’s own privacy policy and terms and conditions which We would recommend that You read carefully.  Although whenever possible We will only partner with other websites which maintain the same standards as are present on Our own website, We cannot guarantee this and are not responsible for the privacy policies and practices of other websites.

3.2 This website may use social sharing buttons which help share web content directly from web pages to the social medial platform in question. Users are advised before using such social sharing buttons that they do so at their own discretion and note that the social medial platform may track and save Your request to share a web page respectively through your social medial platform account.

3.3 We may through our social media platform accounts share web links to relevant web pages.  By default some social media platforms shorten lengthy URL’s. Users are advised to take caution and good judgement before clicking any shortened URL’s published on social media platforms by this website.   Despite the best efforts to ensure only genuine URL’s are published many social media platforms are prone to spam and hacking and therefore We cannot be held liable for damages or implications caused by visiting any shortened links. 

4. Cookies

When you visit this website, Marketing Lounge Partnership (MLP) uses cookies, which are small pieces of information that allows you to maintain your connection to the website. The cookies used will never store personal information such as your name, postal address or e-mail address on your computer.

Under the EU Privacy Directive Marketing Lounge Partnership (MLP) and Halifax has a legal responsibility to provide information to you about the type and purpose of the cookies it uses, and guidance on how to disable them or prevent them being placed on your internet device if you choose not to allow them. Marketing Lounge Partnership (MLP) and Halifax Insurance strongly suggests you accept the cookies used on this website to obtain the best possible service.

This website uses session cookies, sometimes referred to as transient cookies, to collect usage information and to enable the web session to be continuous. These cookies are pieces of non-personal data, which last only for the duration of the browser session. It will share aggregated usage information with the suppliers on the website. This is not linked to any personal information that can identify you.

4.1 What cookies can't do

Cookies…

  • Can't read your hard disk.
  • Can't obtain your sign in email address, or other information unless you volunteer the information.
  • Can't be used to create viruses or destructive programs on your computer.
  • Can't be used to instantly fill up your hard drive.

4.2 What cookies are used?


Name

Purpose

More information

Google Analytics

These are common website tracking tools that give Halifax Insurance general statistics about website usage, how people move around the site and the type of things they buy. It helps Halifax Insurance spot problems and make improvements as a result.

The Google Analytics website

4.3 Your Consent

By using this website, you consent to the collection and use of this information by Marketing Lounge Partnership (MLP) and Halifax Insurance. If there are any changes to this privacy policy, they will be posted on this page so that you're always aware of what information Marketing Lounge Partnership (MLP) and Halifax Insurance collect and use it and under what circumstances its disclosed.

4.4 How to refuse the use of cookies

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser. However, if you do this you may lose some useful functionality such as personalisation and “keep me signed in” and “remember me” features where offered.

4.5 How do I turn cookies off?

The method to disable or delete cookies on your computer depends on the browser you use (for instance Internet Explorer, FireFox, Opera, Chrome etc.).

Firstly, you need to identify the browser you are using. Usually, this 'version number' is shown in an ‘About’ section in the help or tools section of your browser.

We recommend you visit the About Cookies website* where there are easy-to-follow instructions for both deleting or controlling cookies via your browser settings.

*www.aboutcookies.org
Firstly, you need to identify the browser you are using. Usually, this ‘version number’ is shown in an ‘About’ section in the help or tools section of your browser.

5. Law

This Privacy & Cookie Policy is subject to English Law and to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.

Use of Halifax Car Extras is subject to Terms and Conditions.


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Halifax Car Insurance is underwritten by a panel of insurers and is arranged and administered by BISL Limited who are an independent intermediary authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Registered in England No 3231094. Registered address: Pegasus House, Bakewell Road, Orton Southgate, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 6YS.