We collect the minimum amount of information about you that is commensurate with providing you with a satisfactory service. This Policy indicates the type of processes that may result in data being collected about you. Your use of this web site gives us the right to collect that information.
What information we collect
We may collect any or all of the information that you give us depending on the type of transaction you enter into, including your name, address, telephone number, and email address, together with data about your use of the web site. Other information that may be needed from time to time to process a request may also be collected as indicated on the web site.
We do not store credit card details
Online donations to The Cambridge Commons are processed by Paypal and as such your card details are not stored by us and cannot be used by our staff. Card information is only used for the purpose of taking donations.
We use the information collected primarily to process the task for which you visited the web site. Data collected in the UK is held in accordance with the Data Protection Act. All reasonable precautions are taken to prevent unauthorised access to this information. This safeguard may require you to provide additional forms of identity should you wish to obtain information about your account details.
Cookies are small text files which a website may put on your computer or mobile device when you first visit a site or page. Cookies can help a website, or a partner website (third party cookies), to recognise your device the next time you visit.
You have the ability to prevent your computer from accepting cookies but, if you do, you may prevent the website from performing to an acceptable standard. Information on how to manage cookies within your browser can be found below.
Managing your browser cookies
We do not disclose any personal information obtained about you from this web site to third parties for commercial purposes. If at any time in the future we should wish to disclose information collected on this web site to any third party (unlikely), it would only be with your knowledge and consent.
As this is a peer-to-peer discussion site, the mailing list is associated with website registration. Should you no longer wish to receive correspondence from other website users you should de-register from TheCambridgeCommons.org.
Changes to this policy