Information we get when you use our service
Your redemption information: When you use discountcode.independent.ie we will collect information about how you use our. For example, when you redeem a voucher we’ll record details of the offer, the date and time and the device you’ve redeemed it on.
Information you provide on our partners' websites: You may find links to third party websites on our website. These websites should have their own privacy policies which you should check. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for their policies whatsoever as we have no control over them.
Cookies and similar technologies: We use technologies, including Segment.io to gather information regarding your activities whilst you are on our website and application. We also gather information about your general internet use by using a cookie file. A cookie file is a small text file which is automatically downloaded to your computer when you visit our site. This cookie file is stored on the hard drive of your computer as cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. They help us to improve our website and the service that we provide to you. All computers have the ability to decline cookies. This can be done by activating the setting on your browser which enables you to decline the cookies. Please note that should you choose to decline cookies the website may not work as expected for you.
How your information is used
To optimise our content: One of the main ways we use your redemption information is to monitor which offers are being used so we can optimise our offers.
Push notifications: These will be desktop push notifications about our latest offers which can be opted out in your web browser settings.
Directly communicating with discountcode.independent.ie: When you send email or other communication to discountcode.independent.ie, we may retain the communication in order to serve you.
To personalise the content you receive: By collecting data on your activities on our website and application we’ll be able to better understand the types of offers that you’re interested. We’ll then present the most relevant offers for you on our website, application and through the communications we send you.
To provide insight: Our use of technologies, including Segment.io and Google Analytics enables us to gather statistical information about how people use our site and application. As well as using this to improve what we do, we also share it with the brands we work with to give them feedback. The information we share will not identify you personally, it is statistical data and does not identify any personal details whatsoever.
How we store your information: All personal data is stored securely in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. Unless we are legally required to do so, your data will not be disclosed to third parties. Where applicable, we may disclose your personal information to any member of our group. This includes, where applicable, our affiliates, our subsidiaries, our holding company and / or other companies within our group.
Information Security: We have taken certain operational, physical and technical steps to safeguard and secure the information we collect from our users and store on our servers.
How you can access that information:The Data Protection Act 1998 gives you the right to access the information that we hold about you. Please note that any demand for access may be subject to payment of a fee of £10.00 which covers our costs in providing you with the information requested. Should you wish to receive details that we hold about you please contact us using the contact details below.
Changes to this Policy