Progressive Building Society will only collect, process and store information about you that:
- We have openly collected from you or
- we have openly collected from you with your consent.
We will only collect information that is relevant to providing you with a service.
We will keep your information while you have a relationship with us and for any retention period that we are legally required to meet.
If, to provide you with a service, we need to transfer your information to another company, we will tell you. We will not disclose any such information outside Progressive Building Society except:
- to credit reference and fraud prevention agencies
- to persons acting as our agents under strict code of confidentiality
- as required by law or regulation.
Otherwise we will keep information about you confidential.
If you use standard e-mail for communication with Progressive, you should be aware that Progressive cannot guarantee that it remains confidential whilst in transit.
All e-mail sent to Progressive will be monitored and checked to ensure systems security.
How do we use them?
Cookies are used to collect anonymous information that helps us understand the browsing habits of our website visitors and to complete statistical reports on website activity. This assists with the improvement of our products and services.
None of the cookies used on our website collect personally identifiable information about you.
The types of cookies we use?
Google Analytics and Visionworks Interactive Stats are used to collect information about how visitors use this site. This provides us with important information that can help our site to work better. This information is not linked to your name or address.
The following cookies are used:
|Google Analytics||_utma||2 years|
|Google Analytics||_utmb||30 minutes|
|Google Analytics||_utmc||When browser closes|
|Google Analytics||_utmz||6 months|
|Google Analytics||_utmv||6 months|
|Visionworks Stats||_jsuid||Up to 20 years|
|Visionworks Stats||_eventqueue||When browser closes|
|Visionworks Stats||_custom_data_[key]||Up to 20 years|
|Visionworks Stats||_referrer_og||90 days|
|Visionworks Stats||_utm_og||90 days|
|Visionworks Stats||_first_pageview||10 minutes|
|Visionworks Stats||heatmaps_g2g_[site_id]||When browser closes|
|Visionworks Stats||unpoco_[site_id]||1 hour|
|Visionworks Stats||no_tracky_[site_id]||1 hour|
How to control and delete cookies?
You can manage restriction or blocking of cookies through your web browser. The ‘Help’ function within your browser should provide instructions on how to do so.
Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.allaboutcookies.org which contains extensive information on cookies including how they can be managed.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
To opt out of being tracked by Visionworks Interactive Stats follow the instructions at http://stats.visionworksinteractive.co.uk/help/custom#cookies_disable.