Funeral Guard is committed to keeping your personal information safe and secure. This section explains how we use and protect your information.
We are registered under the Data Protection Act 2018: Registration No. ZA114434.
We provide an independent Funeral Plan comparison service; however we only recommend plans from our exclusive panel which currently includes Dignity, Golden Leaves, Simplicity Cremations and Pure Cremation.
Each of these companies has their own privacy policies and we recommend that you read them before entering your data, as Funeral Guard cannot be held responsible.
- Information Sharing and Disclosure
If you have completed the enquiry form your information will be passed to Secure Funeral Solutions Ltd who will make contact by telephone or email in order to provide you with a personalised quotation.
We may also collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type using a cookie file which is stored in the hard drive of your computer. Cookies help us to improve our website and deliver a better and more personalised service to you. They enable us to:
Personalise your experience on our website, speed up your searches and help us select services or materials for inclusion on the website which may be of interest to you.
Monitor general traffic patterns and usage of our website to help us to improve our website design and layout.
Most browsers accept cookies automatically, but usually you can alter the settings of your browser to prevent automatic acceptance. If you choose not to receive cookies, you may not be able to use certain features of our website.
- What do we do with your Information?
Funeral Guard and our partners acting on our behalf may use your personal information in the following ways:
- to provide you with the information, products or services that you request from us by telephone or email; and
- to contact you by letter, telephone or e-mail to inform you about other products and services which may be of interest to you; and/or
As required by the Data Protection Act 2018, we follow strict security procedures in the storage and disclosure of personal information which you have provided via this website, to prevent unauthorised access.
We shall take all reasonable steps to ensure your personal details remain secure.
The personal information that we collect from you may also be transferred to and stored outside of the European Economic Area.
From time to time this policy will be updated, although previous versions will be saved for inspection should you request to do so.
- Your responsibility for the information you provide
You must check and ensure that all information, content, material or data you provide on this Website is correct, complete, accurate and not misleading and that you disclose all relevant facts.
- Data Security