Buckinghamshire Building Society is committed to protecting your personal information and keeping it secure.
This policy relates only to information provided by you via our internet banking website.
We ensure that your personal details are accurate, kept up to date and stored securely. Personal details
that you supply to us will be stored and held by us for as long as we are legally required to do so.
Collection and use of information
The information we collect from you may be used for these reasons:
- For our internal records
- To verify your identity
- To manage your accounts and deal with your enquiries
- To promote our new products to you
- We will not release your information to any third parties.
Data protection act
Under the Data Protection Act 1998, the Buckinghamshire Building Society is the Data Controller in relation to your personal data.
If you have previously agreed that we may use your information for marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to us or e-mailing us.
Under the legislation, you have the right to obtain a copy of the information we hold about you.
This is available from the Society’s Data Protection Officer. A fee of £10 will be payable.
We have all appropriate security measures in place to keep any information we gather online safe and
secure. In line with our online terms and conditions, we recommend that you keep your online banking details
safe.You should only use the secure messaging service to e-mail us with account enquiries. Our ordinary nonsecure
e-mail addresses should not be used for sending us confidential information.
Buckinghamshire Building Society accepts no liability for information contained in other websites that may
be linked to from our website.
To assist your navigation of this website and our prevention of fraud, we may send “cookies” from this website to your computer. We do not obtain personal data from your computer or gather personal information about you unless you personally give information to our server. The cookies on our site are first party interactive cookies so that we can identify that we are dealing with the same user from one request to another. Without this cookie, you would need to log into mybbsaccounts on every page. The user key within the cookie is encrypted for security and is destroyed when you close your browser.You can turn off cookies through your browser settings.