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PRIVACY POLICY

Boring but important stuff

Thames  Valley Asset Finance Limited trading as Fast Car Finance (“We”) are  committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.

This Privacy Statement (together with our  Terms and Conditions) sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide  to us, will be processed by us. Pleaseread the following carefully to understand our views and practices regardingyour personal data and how we will treat it.

Forthe purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the “Act”),the data controller is Thames Valley Asset Finance Limited whose registered  office is at Oxford House, 12-20 Oxford Street, Newbury, Berkshire RG14 1JB  and whose  trading address is Oxford House, 12-20 Oxford Street, Newbury, Berkshire RG14 1JB

1. Information we  may collect from you

1.1 We may collect and process the following data about you:

1.1.1 Information  that you provide by filling in an application form for car finance  (“Application”) or contact form on our site broken-demo.stackstaging.com  (“Site”);

1.1.2 We  may also ask you for information when you report a problem with our Site;

1.1.3 If  you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence;

1.1.4 Details  of transactions you carry out through our Site and of the fulfillment of any  contracts (“Contracts”) you enter into with third party lenders(“Lenders”) via our Site;

1.1.5 Details  of your visits to our Site including, but not limited to, traffic data,  location data and other communication data, whether this is required for our own purposes or otherwise and the resources that you access.

1.2 The  provision of the services to you may also require us to store details of your Applications  and Contracts, together with details of your financial and other personal information. We will periodically review your personal information to ensure that we do not keep it for longer than is necessary.

2. IP addresses  and cookies

2.1 We may collect information about your  computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and  browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information to  our advertisers. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions andpatterns, and does not identify any individual.

2.2 For the same reason, we may obtaininformation about your general internet usage by using a cookie file which isstored on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is  transferred to your computer’s hard drive. They help us to improve our Site andto deliver a better and more personalised service. They enable us:

2.2.1 To estimate our audience size and usage  pattern;

2.2.2 To store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customize our Site according to your individual interests;

2.2.3 To speed up your searches;

2.2.4 To recognize you when you return to our Site.

2.3 You may refuse to accept cookies byactivating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the settingof cookies. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to accesscertain parts of our Site. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so  that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you log on toour Site.

3. Where we store  your personal data and security

3.1 The data that we collect from you may betransferred to, and stored at, a destination outside the European Economic Area(“EEA”). It may also be processed by persons operating outside the  EEA who work for us or for one of our Lenders. Such persons may be engaged in,  among other things, the fulfillment of your Application, the processing of your payment details and the provision of support services. By submitting your  personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing. We will take  all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and  in accordance with this Privacy Statement.

3.2 All information you provide to us is  stored on secure servers.

3.3 Unfortunately, the transmission of  information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do ourbest to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of yourdata transmitted to our Site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once wehave received your information, we will use strict procedures and securityfeatures to try to prevent unauthorised access.

4. Uses made ofyour information

4.1 We use information held about you in the  following ways:

4.1.1 To  ensure that content from our Site is presented in the most effective manner for  you and for your computer;

4.1.2 To  provide you with information, products or services that you request from us;

4.1.3 To carry out our obligations arising from any Contracts entered into between you Lenders;

4.1.4 To  notify you about changes to our service;

4.2 We may also use your data to provide you  with information about goods and services which may be of interest to you and  we may contact you about these by post or telephone.

4.3 If you are an existing customer, we willonly contact you by electronic means (e-mail or SMS) with information aboutgoods and services similar to those which were the subject of a previous saleto you. If you are a new customer, we will  contact you by electronic means only if you have consented to this.

4.4 We may also permit selected thirdparties to contact you about goods and services which may be of interest to youby post, telephone and email but only where you have consented to this.

4.5 If you do not want us to use your datain this way, or to pass your details on to third parties for marketing purposes,please tick the relevant boxes situated on the form on which we collect yourdata.

5. Disclosure ofyour information

5.1 We will disclose your information to Lendersin order to fulfil any Applications made by you via our Site. All finance is  provided by third party Lenders and where you submit an Application on our  Site, your personal information will be passed on to the relevant Lenders for  the purposes of your Application.

5.2 Please be aware that once you use our  services, you will be regarded as having given your consent to us disclosing  your personal information to the following parties:

5.2.1 Lenders for the purposes of obtaining  approval or rejection of your Finance application and fulfilling any  Application made by you;

5.2.2 The Financial Services Authority and/or  other regulatory or governing bodies for the purposes of compliance monitoring;

5.2.3 Licensed credit reference agencies for the  purposes of carrying out credit checks in relation to your Application;

5.2.4 Other third parties where necessary for those third parties to provide additional products or services requested by youor with your prior consent;

5.3 We may also disclose your personal information to third parties:

5.3.1 In the event that we sell or buy any business or assets, in which case we may disclose your personal data to the  prospective seller or buyer of such business or assets;

5.3.2 If Thames Valley Asset Finance Limited or substantially all of its assets are acquired by a third party, in which case  personal data held by it about its customers will be one of the transferred assets;

5.3.3 If we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation, or in order to  enforce or apply our  Terms and Conditions  and other agreements;or to protect the rights, property, or safety of Thames Valley Asset Finance  Limited, our customers, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organisations for the purposes of fraud protection and  credit risk reduction.

6. Third party lenders and data privacy

If you decide to enter into a Contract with a Lender as a result of an Application submitted via our Site, the information you have provided to us together with any further information requested by, and supplied by you to the Lender, will be held by the Lender for the purposes set out in that Lender’s own privacy policy. Therefore, you are strongly advised to read your chosen Lender’s privacy policy and satisfy yourself as to the purposes for which the Lender will use your personal information before entering into a Contract. We have no responsibility for the uses to which a Lender puts your personal information once you have contracted with that Lender.

7. Your rights

7.1 You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you(before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes  or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such  purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us at Fast Car Finance, Oxford House, 12-20 Oxford Street, Newbury, Berkshire RG14 1JB  or info@fcfinance.co.uk

7.2 Our Site may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy  policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these  policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

8. Access to information

The Act gives you the  right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Act. Any access request may be subject to a fee of  £10 to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information  we hold about you.

9. Changes to our Privacy Statement

Any changes we may  make to our Privacy Statement in the future will be posted on this page and,where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail.

10. Contact

Questions, comments  and requests regarding this Privacy Statement are welcomed and should be addressed to Fast Car Finance, Oxford House, 12-20 Oxford Street, Newbury, Berkshire RG14 1JB  orinfo@fcfinance.co.uk

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