Cookies & policies
What are cookies?
Cookies are small, harmless files placed on your computer’s hard drive or in your browser memory when you visit a website.
What do cookies do?
Cookies help to make the interaction between users and websites faster and easier. For example, they can remember your login details or information you supply. Cookies will not store any personal or confidential information about you.
Are cookies safe?
Yes, cookies are harmless text files. They can’t look into your computer or read any personal information or other material on your hard drive. Cookies can’t carry viruses or install anything harmful on your computer.
Why should I keep cookies switched on?
We advise you to keep cookies active during your visits to our website because parts of the site rely on them to work properly. For example, you won’t be able to sign in to your account if cookies are disabled.
Analytic Cookies – Google Analytics
These analytics allow google to track how user’s have interfaced with the website such as, information about the amount of visits, when the user first and last visited the website, how long the user has stayed on the website plus where the user found the website.
These cookies enable websites to work more efficiently and provide user-friendly features for you, as a visitor, when browsing. These are usually in the form of online enquiry forms, where you can divulge information about yourself, such as email address and name, for a desired end.
Third Party Cookies
These are cookies set by a different organisation to the owner of the website you are visiting. For instance, when a website links to other websites, those websites may provide analytical services whereby cookies are required. Social media websites, such as facebook and youtube, use these to provide analytics for their respective owners. This will store cookies on your website from the other organisation as a third party.
Flash cookies are used to deliver video and gaming content on sites. These cookies are exclusive to adobe and cannot be modified through your browser. They are used for similar purposes, such as tracking user behaviour and preferences. These cookies work in a slightly different way where all information is stored in one cookie but the type of data that is stored is manageable. Whereas in the other cookies listed, they each have an individual job.
Group IFA is the sole owner of the information collected on www.groupifa.com. Group IFA collects information from our users at several different points on our website.
Other than for specific purposes as agreed with the user such as fulfilling an on-line order (see order) the information that is collected through this site is used for marketing or analysis purposes only.
Information gathered through this website will be held in a database at our offices and be used periodically to assess the success of the website and the actions generated from the levels of traffic generated.
When you request a page from the site’s web server, the server automatically collects some information about your system, including your IP address. Group IFA collects the minimum information necessary to ensure our service works. We do not currently provide or share your information with other third parties.
We ask for information from the user on our enquiry form. Information gathered through this form will be held in a database at our offices and be used periodically to assist in the various marketing activities of Group IFA.
We do not currently provide or share your information with other third parties.
Though we make every effort to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose personal information when required by law wherein we have a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on our website. All materials on this website are protected by copyright and intellectual property laws and are the property of Group IFA. Unless stated otherwise you may access and download material contained on this website only for personal use. Whilst we endeavour to ensure that the information on this website is correct, we cannot guarantee the accuracy or the completeness of the information used. Visitors who use this website and rely on the information do so at their own risk.
In the event that Group IFA goes through a business transition, such as a merger, being acquired by another company, or selling a portion of its assets, users’ personal information will, in most instances, be part of the assets transferred. If as a result of the business transition, the users’ personally identifiable information will be used in a manner different from that stated at the time of collection they will be given choice consistent with our notification of changes section.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we, Group IFA are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this website.
Changes to this Statement
Group IFA will occasionally update this Privacy Statement to reflect company and customer feedback. Group IFA encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Group IFA is protecting your information.
We shall remove you from our database of site users and stop sending you information upon request. Simply send us an email to unsubscribe at this email address.