Thank you for choosing to be part of our community at StreetInvest (‘organisation’, ‘we’, ‘us’ or ‘our’). We are committed to protecting your personal information and your right to privacy. If you have any questions or concerns about our policy or our practices with regards to your personal information please contact us at info@streetinvest.org

When you visit our website https://www.streetinvest.org/ and use our services, you trust us with your personal information. We take your privacy very seriously. In this privacy notice, we describe our privacy policy. We seek to explain to you in the clearest way possible what information we collect, how we use it and what rights you have in relation to it. We hope you take some time to read through it carefully, as it is important. If there are any terms in this privacy policy that you do not agree with please discontinue use of our site and our services.

This privacy policy applies to all information collected through our website and/or related services, marketing or events (we refer to them collectively in this privacy policy as the “sites”)

Please read this privacy policy carefully as it will help you make informed decisions about sharing your personal information with us.

StreetInvest’s processing of your personal data is governed by the Data Protection Act 1998, the UK General Data Protection Regulations and by the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003.

StreetInvest is a company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales under company number 6745235. StreetInvest is registered as a charity with the Charity Commission of England and Wales under charity number 1127206.

If you have any questions regarding our privacy statement, please contact: info@streetinvest.org

Statement of principle

StreetInvest only keeps information which is necessary for our operations. We use every effort to minimise data requests, safely discard any unnecessary data and securely store whatever data we have to keep. We never sell our data or share with third parties beyond what is required to meet our statutory and other legal obligations.

Emails

StreetInvest does not accept liability if emails are intercepted and/or changed after they have been sent.

The contents of the emails reflect the views of the author, which are not necessarily the views of StreetInvest.

The information contained in these emails is confidential, so if you have received one by accident, please delete it without reading, copying, or forwarding it.

How do we collect information?

You provide us with personal information when you contact StreetInvest regarding our work, register as a supporter of StreetInvest, sign up for our newsletter, send or receive information or make a donation to StreetInvest.

What information do we collect?

Financial information
In order to process financial transactions, you may be asked to provide your bank or credit card details by StreetInvest’s preferred online donation processing providers (such as CAF, Virgin Money Giving, Just Giving, etc). You can donate securely on line and no cardholder information will ever be passed unencrypted in a web browser. Donating using one of the above service providers means that your cardholder information is not shared with StreetInvest and we therefore cannot initiate, cancel or amend any donations.

Personal information
When you supply information such as your name or email address, we are legally obliged to ensure that this information is only used for the purpose for which it was provided, and to ensure that it is stored in a secure manner. ­­

 What does providing your personal information mean?
When you provide personal data, such as your name or email address, you are consenting to the collection and use of this information for the purpose specified. We will only communicate further with you by email or telephone if you have given us your specific consent for that form of communication.  

Will we disclose your information to outside parties?

We do not share your details with third parties.

How do you disable cookies?

In Internet Explorer, click on tools, then on Settings, then on the privacy tab. Use the slider bar to select the level of privacy you want.
In Firefox, click on tools, then on options, then on privacy, then on the Cookies tab. From this menu, you can choose your level of privacy. In Google Chrome click the wrench icon in the top-right corner of the browser, choose Options, select Under the Hood in the left pane, click the “Content settings” button next to Privacy, and check “Ignore exceptions and block third-party cookies from being set.” Find more detailed information on disabling cookies from www.aboutcookies.org.

Can you gain access to your personal information?

You may request a copy of the personal information relating to you which is kept on file by StreetInvest (for which a small fee may be charged) by contacting the Data Protection Officer at info@streetinvest.org or at our registered office address.

Updating my information and communication preferences

If any of your personal information changes or you find that our records are out of date, or if you wish to change the way you receive communications from us or the nature of communications you receive, please email the Data Protection Officer at  info@streetinvest.org or telephone +44(0) 20 8892 9025.

Children’s data

When you register with StreetInvest, you are stating that you are over the age of 13. You are agreeing that any information that you provide to StreetInvest about yourself upon registration or at any time thereafter is true.

Confidentiality

StreetInvest cannot be held responsible for the privacy of any data collected by websites not owned or managed by StreetInvest.

Changes to our privacy policy

StreetInvest reserves the right to amend this privacy policy. You are advised to visit this website section periodically in order to keep up to date with the changes in our privacy policy.