The House Scouts Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how The House Scouts uses and protects any information that you give The House Scouts when you use this website.

The House Scouts is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

The House Scouts 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 27/05/2011.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:
· Name
· E-mail address
· Demographic information such as preferences

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information for the following reasons:
· Internal record keeping.
· We may use the information to improve our services to you.

Cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
Our site makes use of session cookies to monitor the user usage.
Our site makes use of third party advertisements and therefore these third parties may be placing and reading cookies on the user's browser or using web beacons to collect information.
A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

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.

Your 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.