It is McCann Accounting policy to respect your privacy.
Like most website operators, McCann Accounting collects information that is not personal information such as browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. McCann Accounting’s purpose in collecting this information is to better understand how McCann Accounting visitors use the Website. Please see our Cookies policy below for more details.
McCann Accounting also collects information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses of users. This information could potentially identify you and we will handle this information in the same way we handle personal information as described below.
Collecting personal information
You can browse our Website anonymously. However, certain visitors to our Website may choose to interact with us in ways that require us to collect their personal information. The amount and type of information that McCann Accounting collects depends on the nature of the interaction. At all times we try to only collect the information we need for the service we are providing.
The main way we collect personal information about you is when you give it to us, for example:
- when you provide your name and email address to comment on a blog
- when you contact us
- when you ask to access information we hold about you
For compliance purposes, we may keep any of your personal information for a period of seven years, although we are not obliged to do so.
Collecting sensitive information
We do not actively collect sensitive information about you, including information about your health, racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, sexual orientation or criminal history. We will take steps to appropriately protect any sensitive information we do receive.
The information we collect about you is used only to providing you with our services.
We provide access to your personal information in accordance with applicable privacy laws.
We may share your personal information with our professional advisors to obtain advice, or for compliance with our accounting or legal obligations.
Security and overseas recipients
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 information and aim to ensure our third-party providers use similar care with your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security and your personal information is stored with us at your own risk.
We take reasonable steps to protect all personal information within our direct control from misuse, interference, loss, unauthorised access, unlawful or accidental destruction, modification or disclosure. To prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we use respected hosting services.
Using the Internet to collect and process personal information involves the transmission of data on an international basis. We also rely on reputable third-party providers to store the information you have provided to us securely, which means your data may cross international borders. You agree to us transferring your personal information across international borders this way.
Links to external sites
We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third-party sites.
McCann Accounting may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors to the Website. McCann Accounting may display this information publicly or provide it to others. For example, McCann Accounting may publish how many readers we have of a popular blog post.
However, McCann Accounting does not disclose your personal information.
To enrich and perfect your online experience, McCann Accounting uses “Cookies”, similar technologies and services provided by third parties to display personalized content, appropriate advertising and store your preferences on your computer. These third parties have their own privacy policies.
Ads appearing on our Website may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. To find out how to opt out of tailored advertising please check the options available here – http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/.
Accessing and correcting your personal information
Under privacy laws, you have rights (depending on your country of origin) in relation to your personal information that include the right to request access, correction, and deletion of data.
If you wish to exercise any of these rights, please contact us via email.
You can ask us what personal information we hold about you and we will give you an electronic copy.
You can ask to change or correct your personal information. If we do not agree with you, we will keep a copy of your request with our information.
If you live in a country with privacy laws granting you the right to request to have your information deleted, we will, if appropriate, delete your personal information from our system and notify all third parties to whom we have shared your personal information to delete it.
If you are not happy with how we manage your concerns, you can complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office in your country. For instance, in Australia, contact the Privacy Commissioner Office at www.oaic.gov.au.
[Last Update 7 June 2023]