Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which Chard (1964) Ltd collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a "User") of the www.taxfreegold.co.uk website ("Site"). This privacy policy applies to the Site and all products and services offered by Chard (1964) Ltd.

Personal identification information

We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, place an order, fill out a form, subscribe to the newsletter and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, mailing address, phone number, debit card information or other payment information.

Users may, however, visit our Site anonymously.

We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

Non-personal identification information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.

Web browser cookies

Our Site may use "cookies" to enhance User experience. User's web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. User may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of the Site may not function properly such as the shopping cart.

How we use collected information

Chard (1964) Ltd collects and uses Users personal information for the following purposes:

  • To improve customer service

Your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs.

  • To improve our Site

We continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you.

  • To process transactions

We may use the information Users provide about themselves when placing an order only to provide service to that order. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to provide the service.

  • To send periodic emails

The email address Users provide for order processing, will only be used to send them information and updates pertaining to their order. It may also be used to respond to their inquiries, and/or other requests or questions. If User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or User may contact us via our Site.

How we protect your information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site.

Sensitive and private data exchange between the Site and its Users happens over a SSL secured communication channel and is encrypted and protected with digital signatures.

Third party websites

Users may find links to sites owned by third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Site, is subject to that website's own terms and policies.

Changes to this privacy policy

Chard (1964) Ltd has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your acceptance of these terms

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy and terms of service. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Contacting us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact us at:

Address
32-36 Harrowisde
Blackpool
Lancashire
FY4 1RJ

Telephone
0044 (0) 1253 343081

Fax
44-(0)1253-408058

Links to All Our Websites
To see all our websites. we have provided a new site Chards specifically for that purpose.

Gold Bullion Coins & Bars
For gold sovereigns as bullion and other bullion gold coins and gold bars, look at our Tax Free Gold website.

Other Coins
For half sovereigns, krugerrands, guineas, and most other coins, visit our original web site Chard - 24 Carat.

Gold Jewellery
For high quality 18 carat gold jewellery, visit our 18 Carat Gold Jewellery web site.

Gold Jewellery
For high quality 9 carat gold jewellery at direct internet prices, visit our 9 Carat Gold Jewellery web site.

Diamond Rings
We design and create high quality diamond rings, please visit our Chard - 24 Carat web site.