We obtain personal information from those visitors to the site who register as members of footieNews or enter the regular footieNews competitions. Your personal details are stored on a secure member database and will include information about yourself, such as your name, age, email address and country of residence. You may also be asked to state your preferences such as your favourite football team.
You are under no obligation to provide this information, however, if you don't, we will be unable to provide you with certain member services, or personalise your experience with footieNews. In addition, you will not be able to enter the regular footieNews competitions.
Use of personal information
The personal information obtained is processed for the following purposes:
out research e.g. demographic / geographic / interests of our members.
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FootieNews will not sell or rent your personal information to third parties. We will only sell or rent your personal information to third parties should the assets of Web Offer Marketing Limited be sold.
FootieNews will disclose your personal information if we are required to do so by law or in any action where we need to protect footieNews and its users.
As footieNews contains links to other sites (these may be operated within the footieNews frameset), we advise you to read their privacy policies as we are not responsible for them or their content.
FootieNews places great emphasis on the security of your personal information, holding your information in a secure environment. Whilst we cannot guarantee that loss or misuse of personal information will not occur, we will take all reasonable steps to prevent this from happening.
the Internet is a global environment, using the Internet to collect
and process personal data necessarily involves the transmission of data
on an international basis. Therefore, by browsing this site and communicating
electronically with us, you acknowledge and agree to our processing
of personal data in this way.