Data Protection and Privacy Policy

HotUKDeals.com is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. Although we will do our utmost to protect your information, we cannot guarantee the security of the data you submit to our website or our app; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures to try to prevent unauthorised access.

We will never pass on information about you unless we are legally obliged to do so. We will never use any of your data in ways that have unjustified adverse effects on you.

HotUKDeals.com contains links to third party stores and websites. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and are not affiliated with HotUKDeals.com. It is your responsibility to check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

The data that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at, a destination outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”). By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing. We will do our best and take all reasonable steps to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this privacy policy.

Emails and Correspondence

If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence.

The email address you register with us can be altered at any time by you, this email address can be seen by site administrators. If you opt in to our newsletters and alerts, you will receive correspondence from us to this email address. You can opt in or out of alerts through your profile settings and via the “unsubscribe” link in newsletters.

We will never pass on your email to third parties.

Commenting on the Forum

You can delete any posts you make across Hotukdeals.com at any time. You are wholly responsible for what you post on the forums. We advise against posting personal information or pictures or anything that could identify you as an individual on HotUKDeals. We recommend not using sensitive information when creating usernames, you’re responsible for ensuring you keep your sign in information private.

IP Addresses and Cookies

We may collect information about your IP address in order to maintain a safe environment for our users. We may analyse details of your visits to our site or your use of the app, including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data and other communication data and the resources that you access.

We may obtain information about your usage of the website or the app by using a cookie file.

Websites use cookies to make the browsing experience more efficient, and to help you use websites to their full potential. Cookies are a small text file that is transferred to your hard drive or the internal memory of your mobile device.

What do our cookies do?

They help you to personalise your experience with our site, allowing you to engage with the Hotukdeals community fully. Our cookies enable you to vote, comment, like and promote comments and stay signed in while you browse the site.

They ensure your sign up process is as efficient as possible, we use cookies as a way to authenticate you as a registered user, allowing you to fully personalise your user profile and settings, including local deals location.

They allow us to track affiliate activity. Some merchants pay commission when you go to their site from Hotukdeals. You can see more information on this on our about page.

Our cookies do not share any of your personal data with us, and we would never use any information derived from cookies to try to identify anybody. We will never share any data with third parties.

By using Hotukdeals, you agree to the guidelines set out in our privacy policy. If you want to find out more about cookies or if you want to know how to delete or control the cookies that are stored on your computer you can visit AboutCookies.org

Contact

Questions, comments and requests regarding this policy are welcomed and should be addressed via the contact form. If you require a full list of all the cookies we use, please put in a request through the contact form.