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Privacy Policy

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Last updated: 26 October 2021.

BOOM! ("us", "we" or "our") operates the boom.online site(s) (the "Service").

This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal and company data when you use our Service and the choices you have associated with that data.

We use your data to provide and improve the Service. By using the Service, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy, terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, accessible from boom.online.

For all of us at BOOM!, the protection of personal data is of paramount importance and we go to great lengths to ensure that we collect and use personal data lawfully and only for specific purposes.

About Us

BOOM! is the trading name of Boom Boom Limited. A limited company established in England with company registration number 11593780. Our registered office address is at 249 Cranbrook Road, Ilford, England IG1 4TG.

We are a data controller in relation to your personal data because we decide what your personal data can be used for and how the personal data is processed.

If you would like to contact us in relation to your personal data please refer to the Contact Us section of this Privacy Policy.

Information Collection and Use

We collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our Service to you.

Types of Data Collected:

Personal and Company Data

While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally and company identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you or the company ("Personal Data"). This information may include, but is not limited to:

Usage Data

We may also collect information regarding how the Service is accessed and used ("Usage Data"). This Usage Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, general message activity (time and date sent), the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.

Tracking & Cookies Data

We use cookies and similar tracking technologies to track the activity on our Service and hold certain information. Cookies are files with small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyse our Service. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some aspects of our Service.

Examples of cookies we use:

Use of Data

We only use the personal information when the law allows us to. Most commonly, we use the collected data for various purposes to:

Transfer Of Data

Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ to those from your jurisdiction. If you are located outside the United Kingdom and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to the United Kingdom and process it there. Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.

We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy. No transfer of your Personal Data will take place to an organisation or a country unless there are adequate controls in place, including the security of your data and other personal information.

Disclosure Of Data

We may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:

Security Of Data

The security of your data is of paramount importance to us however, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Service Providers

We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service ("Service Providers"), to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analysing how our Service is used.

Where we process personal data on behalf of another company or organisation, we will be doing so as a data processor and our processing will be governed by a contract which we will have with the data controller who will have a separate privacy notice which will apply.

If you would like to contact us in relation to these privacy notices please refer the Contact Us section of this Privacy Policy.

Links To Other Sites

Our Service may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party's site.

We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit. We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.

Children's Privacy

Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 18 ("Children"). We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18.

If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children have provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.

What are your privacy rights?

You have certain rights under applicable data protection laws within the United Kingdom being the Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA 2018) and UK GDPR. These may include the right:

In certain circumstances, you may also have the right to object to the processing of your personal information. To make such a request, please refer the Contact Us section of this Privacy Policy. We will consider and act upon any request in accordance with applicable data protection laws.

Account Information

If you would at any time like to review or change the information in your account or terminate your account, you can:

Some information may be retained in our files to prevent fraud, troubleshoot problems, assist with any investigations, enforce our Terms and Conditions and/or comply with legal requirements.

Data Retention

We will only retain your personal information for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements.

To determine the appropriate retention period for personal data, we consider the amount, nature, and sensitivity of the personal data, the potential risk of harm from unauthorised use or disclosure of your personal data, the purposes for which we process your personal data and whether we can achieve those purposes through other means, and the applicable legal requirements.

We will generally retain records for seven years after the end of your relationship with us to ensure that we have sufficient records in the event of any dispute as to our contractual, legal or tax obligations.

Changes To This Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. We will let you know via email and/or a prominent notice on our Service and update the "effective date" at the top of this Privacy Policy. You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes.

Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

Contacting the Regulator

If you are not happy with how we have processed your personal data or how we have responded to a request you have made to us, you have the right to make a complaint to the Information Commissioner’s Office who is charged with regulating data protection and use of personal data.

The Information Commissioner’s Office can be contacted through their website (www.ico.org.uk) or by telephone (0303 123 1113).

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us: here