Privacy Policy

What is this Privacy Policy for?

This privacy policy is for this website www.smartphonechecker.co.uk ("we" or "us") and governs the privacy of its users who choose to use it.

The policy sets out the different areas where user privacy is concerned and outlines the obligations & requirements of the users, the website and website owners. Furthermore the way this website processes, stores and protects user data and information will also be detailed within this policy.

The Website

We take a proactive approach to user privacy and ensure the necessary steps are taken to protect the privacy of its users throughout their visiting experience. All requests to our servers are made with SSL encryption and all personal data is stored securely on systems located in the UK.

Information we collect

When you use our website we automatically process and collect technical data such as time of access, IP address, operating system, web browser version and referring URL. We do this to protect the security and stability of our systems - this data is stored until it is no longer needed and then deleted. This information is never shared with third parties.

Referral Links

To help us to continue to provide our free service, we may earn commission from referral links when you make a purchase via our site. When making a purchase, the personal data you provide will be processed based on terms of the privacy policy of that retailer. We do not process or have access to that information.

Use of Cookies

Cookies are small text files saved to your computer's hard drive or device's internal storage that store information about your visit to a website. This allows us to analyse usage data, track sales and improve our service.

Strictly necessary cookies

  • Cookies from Cloudflare are used to help safely and securely provide our service to you.

  • We will save a cookie to remember your consent preferences after the "Accept" or "Decline" buttons on the cookie banner have been clicked.

Performance cookies

  • We use Google Analytics to monitor visitor usage. The software will save a cookie in order to track and monitor your engagement and usage of the website. IP adresses are anonymised and no personally identifiable information is collected. Google Analytics collects aggregated demographic data such as age, gender and interests to help us understand our users better and improve the site.

  • When clicking on external links on our website, cookies will be stored by our affiliate partners for referral tracking. Such cookies typically expire after 30 days, though some may take longer.

Advertising cookies

  • Google advertising cookies allow us to show personalised ads based on your activity on this site on Google's ad network. You can opt out of these types of ads by visiting your ad setttings .

You can revoke your consent to the use of the above cookies from this website (except "strictly necessary" cookies) by sliding the below toggle button to the left, then clicking "Decline" on the banner. Further details on cookies can be found at About Cookies.

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