This privacy policy outlines how My Informed Life uses and protects any information that you give us whilst using our website.

My Informed Life is committed to keeping your personal information confidential. We respect your privacy and will not sell, share or rent your information to anyone for any reason. Any identifying information that you do provide to us will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

By using our website, you agree to the terms of this privacy policy. Thus, when you submit information via this site, you consent to the collection, use and disclosure of that information in accordance with this privacy policy. This privacy policy may be changed / updated from time to time so please check this page regularly to ensure you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from August 2015.

If you choose to become a My Informed Life registered user, we will collect the following information:

•   Your email address
•   Your chosen user name
•   Your password for this site

My Informed Life will not pass on this information to others unless you consent to us doing so, or unless we are specifically required to by law. We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. For this reason, we have in place suitable physical and electronic procedures to safeguard and secure the information that we collect.

As you navigate through this site, certain anonymous information can be passively collected using various technologies such as cookies. A cookie is a file which ‘asks permission’ to be stored on your computer’s hard drive. If you agree, the file is placed there and the cookie helps analyse internet traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow internet applications to respond to you as an individual. Cookies do not allow us to access your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Often, web browsers automatically accept cookies. If you prefer, you can usually modify your browser settings to decline cookies, though this may prevent you from using our website to its full extent.

Your internet browser automatically transmits to our site anonymous information about you, for example the url of the website you just came from and the IP address and the browser version your computer is using. At times we may analyse this data in order to improve My Informed Life and tailor it to our users’ needs. However, this data is all anonymous and only used for operational purposes.

Our website may contain links or references to other websites, posted by the My Informed Life team or by other users. Our privacy policy does not apply to these other websites. Should you click on a link and leave our site you should bear in mind that we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information you provide to these sites. Thus, you should locate and study the privacy policy for every website that you visit.

Under the Data Protection Act 1998 you may ask us to provide details of the information that we hold about you. We are more than happy to oblige with such requests; simply send us an email through our contact us facility.

My Informed Life is not directed at children and does not knowingly collect information about them. We recommend that parents supervise their children’s internet use and prevent them from disclosing personal information without parental permission.