Our Commitment to Privacy
Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. If you have any queries, please contact us at
Information we may collect
Listed below is some of the information that may be collected by this site:
An email address is required for registration to the forums and is not shared with or disclosed to any third party. We may email you with any notifications that you have requested.
IP addresses are logged to ensure that any of the sites facilities are not abused. This information is not shared with any third party, but may be disclosed in the event to counter abuse.
Web logs record general information about any http requests that are made from a web server. Examples of such data may be the page you requested, the IP address/location, date & time of the request and the browser type used to request this data.
As is the case with most web sites, our server produces log files.
This information is not shared with or disclosed to any third party and is used to observe traffic trends for private statistical use, bug tracking or in the event of abuse of the site.
Some pages on this web site may contain forms in which you complete information for interaction with the database or other interactive service we provide.
The Rate your ISP retains information in the database which you have provided and displays your comments to other users. No personally identifiable information about you is retained or disclosed to any third party.
A cookie is information passed between a web browser and web server and may be stored by your browser on the local machine. Each time you visit a site, information is sent to the web server to help identify the user and present customised information that you may have given us.
This site may use both session and persistent cookies
Session cookies do not collect information from the user and are stored in temporary memory in the form of a non-personally identifying session ID. Session cookies are erased when you close your web browser.
Session cookies on this site may be used to track your navigation through certain site such as the forums or the adsl checker.
Persistent cookies are stored by the web browser and remain on your computer until it is either deleted or expires. Stored cookies are used to collect information such as forum user-names or preferences or posts which you have read.
Persistent cookies on this site may be used to track your navigation through certain pages on this site such as rate my ISP to advise you when you last rated your ISP, or on the forums to retain your login identification or preferences.
Advertising & cookies
More specifically, this site displays Google Ads.
This site has categorically opted out of any interest-based advertising which target advertising based on tracking your surfing habits.
More information on Google Ad preferences used by many sites can be viewed here.
We may also display ads via the following third-party vendors or ad networks such as:-
Clicking on these adverts will place a cookie on your computer for the sole purpose of tracking and accrediting any resultant sales back to the originating site.
Use the links below to learn how to set your cookie preferences in the following browsers:-
• Chrome - Google Chrome Manage cookies
• Firefox - Mozilla Managing website cookies
• Internet Explorer - Microsoft IE Manage cookies
• Opera - Opera Cookie Handling
• Safari - Apple Safari Privacy features
Links to other web sites
We take all reasonable precautions to prevent the misuse of any information provided to us or stored by us. However you are reminded that the Internet is by nature at times insecure and breaches of security can occur.
We may disclose information about you in the following circumstances:
- To extent of which we are required to do so by law
- In order to co-operate with law enforcement agencies
- In connection with any legal or prospective legal proceedings
- In order to prevent fraud or any other criminal act.
- In order to report abuse of any of this sites facilities to the relevant authorities.
- In order to exercise or defend our legal rights
Any changes to the way the site collects or uses data will be reflected in this policy. You should check this page regularly for any changes or amendments.
Last updated July 2012