Terms & Conditions
At Ashton Deene we respect your privacy and the confidentiality of your personal information.
WHO ARE WE?
Ashton Deene is a mortgage and insurance company, who offer advice on mortgages and associated insurance products. We are an appointed representative (AR) of Intrinsic Mortgage Planning Limited who are part of the Quilter group of companies. For further details on the companies in our group, please visit www.oldmutualwealth.co.uk/about-us/our-wider-business/
WHAT DATA DO WE COLLECT AND WHY?
We collect personal information about you when you use our website, contact us about products and services, visit a financial adviser or carry out transactions with us. We collect information that is necessary for the provision of financial advice and administration of the products or services you are seeking, and for legal and regulatory purposes. We also collect and use your personal information where necessary to improve our services, our business processes, and to communicate with you. For the provision of advice we need to collect sensitive information, such as information about your health. To do this, we will ask for your consent.
We will always keep your data safe and secure, and where we share your data with other businesses to fulfil the purposes above we make sure they follow our instructions and keep your data secure. We will never sell your data, and we will not send you communications about unrelated services without your consent.
Cookies & Third Party Disclaimer
What is a cookie?
A “cookie” is a text file containing small amounts of information which is stored on your computer, tablet or mobile (device) when you visit a website.
There are different types of cookies which are used to do different things, such as letting you navigate from page to page on a website efficiently, remembering preferences you have given a website, and improving your overall experience. Others are used to measure the number of site visits and the most popular pages visited, and may be used to provide you with advertising which is more tailored to your interests.
Some cookies are placed on your computer only for the duration of your visit to a website and these are called “session” cookies. These automatically expire when you close down your browser. There is another type of cookie known as “persistent”. These cookies remain on your device for a period of time.
Please note that cookies can’t harm your computer. We do not store personally identifiable information in cookies The Company creates, but we do use encrypted information gathered from them to help improve your experience of this website.
We’re giving you this information as part of our initiative to comply with recent legislation, and so that you can manage cookies as required.
If you would like more information on cookies please visit: www.allaboutcookies.org/cookies/
The cookies The Company use, cannot be used to identify you personally.
These pieces of information that we gather are used in the following ways:
The Company will use a third party data analytics to monitor and analyse traffic to, from and within our website.
Some pages on this site may also contain content embedded from, for example Vimeo, and you tube which sets its own cookies to track traffic to that particular video.
Types of Cookies
First Party Cookies:
First party cookies are set by the website, you are visiting and they can only be read by that site.
Third Party Cookies:
Third party cookies are set by a different organisation to the owner of the website you are visiting. For example, the website might use a third party analytics company who will set their own cookie to perform this service. The website you are visiting may also contain content embedded from, for example YouTube, Vimeo or Flickr, and these sites may set their own cookies. The Company does not control how these cookies are used and you should check the relevant third party’s website for more information.
Session Cookies are stored only temporarily during a browsing session and are deleted from the users device when the browser is closed.
This type of cookie is saved on your computer for a fixed period and is not deleted when the browser is closed. Persistent cookies are used where we need to know who you are for more than one browsing session.
How do I control how my browser interprets cookies?
All recent versions of browsers allow you to control how cookies are stored on your device. You can set your browser to accept or reject all cookies, or only accept certain types of cookies. Please note that some of the cookies necessary to enable you to move about the site, and if you disable them you may not be able to visit certain areas of the site or access certain content. For more information on how to control cookies please visit: www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/
Cookies Used By Ashton Deene
To ensure the website works correctly,
To remember any preferences you may have given the website, and
To collect anonymous data which allows The Company to see how people arrive at our website and which content is viewed.
How To Manage Cookies
Ashton Deene cookies do not store personal information such as names and addresses, they simply enable Ashton Deene website to work properly and allow Ashton Deene to collect anonymous data about how our website is used so we can use it for continuous improvement.
However, if you would prefer to restrict, block or delete cookies from Ashton Deene or any other website, you can use your browser to do this. Each browser is different, so check the ‘Help’ menu of your particular browser (or your mobile phones handset manual) to learn how to change your cookie preferences.
Please bear in mind that if you do this, some features of this website may not function correctly or may not be provided to you.
The Office of Data Protection,
Intrinsic Financial Services Group,