We collect personal information so that we can provide the Services in an efficient and effective manner. The type of information that we may collect in order to do this includes: your name, your contact details, your date of birth, your gender, your nationality, details of your education and working career, details of your personal interests, details of the debit cards and credit cards that you use for payments, details of your use of our Site, and your IP address.
We collect personal information in the following ways:
We use your personal information for the following purposes:
-where you have expressly permitted us to do so in setting or amending your account profile then your personal information will be made available to other users of the Services (please note that Node is not responsible for what other users subsequently do with your information. Further, given that some users may be based outside the European Economic Area, you should bear in mind that such users may not be subject to type of data protection legislation that applies within the EEA)
We do not make your personal information available to other persons so that they may contact you for marketing or promotional purposes.
At any time you may access any of your personal information held by Node (i.e. not just the information held as part of your account profile) in order to review, correct or update such information.
Further, you may at any time request that we permanently delete all your personal information held by Node. Following such a request, we will cease to use or make available your personal information (other than where required by law). We will also delete your personal information from our systems with the exception of information that is contained in emails, correspondence and other documents that we may retain as evidence of the terms of the legal relationship between us and you. Please note that we may need you to verify your identity before we process your request.
Node has taken considerable steps to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorised access, use, alteration or disclosure. As part of this process, we have encrypted all account and password data. Although we have taken all reasonable steps, there is no such thing as infallible security. Thus, we cannot guarantee that your personal information will not be subject to unauthorised access.