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My Financial Broker is a trading name of Leadtree Global Limited. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority reference number 728649. Registered in England No. 08526321. Our address is Leadtree Global, Bourne House, 23 Hinton Road, Bournemouth, BH1 2EF. Registered with the Information Commissioner's Office No. ZA029756. Leadtree Global is a broker, not a lender.
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We recognise the need for appropriate protection and management of the personal and financial information you share with us and believe that our systems meet and exceed industry standards. We protect that information using secure socket layer (SSL) encryption technology. We store data in encrypted form on computers and control access via secure web pages. We use firewalls and other security packages to protect us from external attack.
We also test our systems to make sure they meet these expected standards.
We collect information about you in two ways - directly from your online application - the personal and financial information you submit and also from outside sources such as credit bureaus and customer service providers. The data you have provided is processed only in relation to the application you have made for us to find you a loan.
You will be fully aware of the information collected about you as you are required to complete the information. You have the following rights in relation to the data we hold about you, under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR):
In certain cases, separate consent is not required, including the performance of a contract, to meet legal obligations and for legitimate interests. In addition, we may collect information about your computer including, your IP address, operating system and browser type - for system administration and to report information to our advertisers and selected partners.
Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the lawful bases we rely on for processing this information is your consent. You are able to remove your consent at any time by contacting us at the address shown.
We may share the information you submit with third parties involved in the process of providing the services you request, such as lenders, credit bureaus, customer service providers and collection agencies. We have trusted relationships with these carefully selected third parties who perform services on our behalf. All service providers are bound by contract to maintain the security of your personal information. To view a list of our third party partners, click here.
We will retain your information for as long as there is a business relationship with us. We will also retain your personal data as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce our agreements. Once we no longer require your data, it is deleted at database level.
Under data protection law, you have rights including:
You are not required to pay any charge for exercising your rights. If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. Please contact us if you wish to make a request.
As part of the application process, we ask you whether we, or any of our trusted third-party partners may contact you about products and services by telephone, post, email and SMS (or other reasonable method). If you ticked "yes" but no longer wish to receive such communications, please let us know. If you select the box to share your information with selected third parties you agree to receive communications from those listed at the time of consent. We carry out due-diligence on each party that we work with to ensure your personal data is secure and that the communication you receive is relevant. The following communication types may be sent to you if you consent:
If at any time you wish to stop receiving contact from a third party, you will need to follow the instructions about unsubscribing provided at that time by the third party. Please note that we only partner with trusted companies who will respect your right to unsubscribe from any such marketing communications, but we will not be responsible for managing that process or any disputes.
Our site may contain links to third-party websites. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own terms and privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for them. By registering at Leadtree Global you may receive follow-up contact and offers from third-party companies and, while we only work with selected partners, we are not responsible for the services or representations of third parties.
Finally, we are subject to UK data protection laws, which we comply with fully and to which we give the greatest respect. We are registered with the ICO and our reference number is ZA029756. You have the right to complain to the ICO if you believe we have contravened any of the requirements. Their contact details are:
Information Commissioner’s Office
Helpline number: 0303 123 1113
ICO website: https://www.ico.org.uk
Last Updated: November 2021