Privacy Policy

All personal information collected and used from the Your Next Guitar website will be processed in accordance with the 1998 Data Protection Act.  This privacy policy statement protects your rights when you contact us or register at this website and defines how we comply with the Data Protection Act.

This is a legal document which sets out how Your Next Guitar handles data which identifies you. You should read it in conjunction with the Your Next Guitar Terms of Website use, of which this Privacy Policy forms part.

This statement describes the privacy practices we apply for the Buyer and Seller Registration services.

If you have questions or concerns about this policy please contact us:  info@yournextguitar.com 

Your information
We gather personal information, such as your name, address, date of birth, email address, PayPal details and contact details when you register as either a Buyer or a Seller, or register to enter one of our competitions.

Promotions and Mailing; use of your information
We will not supply your personal data to any third parties other than as set out below (or as we are required to do so by law). We will not sell the lists of registered individuals email addresses to any third party.

We produce regular Newsletters, Alerts and general contact letters which we will email to you either direct or via Graphic Mail.co.uk. You can unsubscribe to these if you wish at any time. Your email address may also be passed onto our sister companies.

The personal information held by us is held on and processed by secure computers in the UK.

You may have your registration details removed at any time.

Security
Access to your account information and contact details is restricted internally and we have in place security measures to protect this information.

However, with regard to your account it remains each individual's responsibility to keep their password and log in details secret; to ensure that they log off from the service when not using it; and to ensure that the PC/device they are using to log onto their account is secure.

Disclosure and Retention
We will not sell, rent or disclose your personal information to any other party except for the above promotions and mailings and when required to do so by law. We keep your personal data for as long as is required for you to access your account, as a buyer or seller, and as required by applicable law.

Linked sites
Our site contains links to other sites; if you follow these links Your Next Guitar is not responsible for the use of your data by these sites.

Information automatically collected from your computer
When you visit this site our web server automatically records your IP address; we use IP addresses to help us administer the site and to collect demographic information for aggregation purposes. We may also gather non-personal information (from which we cannot identify you) such as the type of your internet browser which we use to provide you with a more effective service.

Cookies
This site uses cookies. Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser and help us to track visitors to our site, so we can better understand what portions of our site best serve you.

Our cookies do not contain any personally identifying information, but they do enable us to store items in between visits and keep you logged in to your account. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually change your browser settings to prevent this. It is not possible to use the full functionality of www.yournextguitar.com unless you have cookies turned on.

 The 'help' portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether.

Changes to your details/ Contacting Your Next Guitar
We do aim to keep our information about you as accurate as possible. If you would like to review or change your details you have supplied us with, please log into your account or contact us.

You have the right to access all information supplied to us by you. If you would like a copy of this information please contact us. Note, however that under English Law we are entitled to charge you a small administration fee for providing this information.