Privacy Policy
of SGB Finance

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  • Privacy Policy of SGB Finance

    This privacy policy governs the collection, storage and use of personal information collected by us, SGB Finance, via our website at It provides you with details of the personal information we collect from you, how we use your personal information and your rights to control this personal information. Please read this privacy policy carefully – by accessing or browsing this website, you confirm that you have read, understood and agree to this privacy policy in its entirety. If you do not agree to this privacy policy in its entirety, you must not use this website.

    This privacy policy was last updated on 9 January 2009. Please check back regularly to keep informed of updates to this privacy policy.

  • About us

    SGB Finance SA is a finance institution incorporated under French law with a share capital of Euros 6,054,250 and registered at the Commercial Register in Lille Métropole under number SIREN 422 518 746, having its registered office at 69 Avenue de Flandre 59700 Marcq-en-Barœul, France. SGB Finance is regulated by the Banque de France.

    We respect your right to privacy and will only process personal information you provide to us in accordance with French law number 78-17 of 6 January 1978 relating to data processing, files and freedoms and other applicable privacy laws.

    If you have any questions about how we collect, store and use personal information, or if you have any other privacy-related questions, please contact us by writing to us at our Customer Services Department, BP 6019, 59706 Marcq-en-Baroeul, France.

  • Your rights

    You have the following rights:

    • - the right to access the personal information we hold about you and be provided with copies of such personal information at any time free of charge;
    • - the right to ask us to rectify or oppose any out-of-date or incorrect personal information that we hold about you free of charge;
    • - and the right to opt out of any marketing communications that we (or any third party to whom we have disclosed your personal information with your consent) may send you.

    If you wish to exercise any of the above rights, please write to us (by post) at the address specified above.

  • The personal information we collect about you

    When you access and browse this website (including when you submit personal information to us through data entry fields on the website), we may collect the following information from you:

    • - your name;
    • - your age and sex;
    • - your postal address;
    • - your phone, fax and e-mail details;
    • - your bank account details.
  • A quick word about children

    We do not and will not knowingly collect information from any unsupervised child under the age of 18. If you are under the age of 18, you may not use this website unless you have the consent of, and are supervised by, a parent or guardian.

  • Security

    Whilst we take appropriate technical and organisational measures to safeguard the personal information that you provide to us, no transmission over the Internet can ever be guaranteed secure. Consequently, please note that we cannot guarantee the security of any personal information that you transfer over the Internet to us.

  • Third party sites

    This website contains links to other websites operated by third parties. Please note that this privacy policy applies only to the personal information that we collect through this website and we cannot be responsible for personal information that third parties may collect, store and use through their website. You should always read the privacy policy of each website you visit carefully.

  • How we may store and use your information

    We (or third party data processors acting on our behalf) may collect, store and use your personal information listed above for the following purposes:

    • - to make this website available to you and to provide you with content which is tailored to your individual tastes;
    • - to complete any purchases you make through this website;
    • - to provide you with services that you request;
    • - where you have given us your consent, to contact you (including by SMS and e-mail) with products and services which we think may interest you; and
    • - where you have given us your consent, to disclose your personal information to carefully chosen third parties so that they may contact you (including by SMS and e-mail) with products and services which they think may interest you.

    We will not disclose, sell or rent your personal information to any third party unless you have consented to this. If you do consent but later change your mind, you may contact us and we will cease any such activity.

    However, if a third party acquires all (or substantially all) of our business and/or assets, we may disclose your personal information to that third party in connection with the acquisition. We may also disclose your personal information where we are required to do so by applicable law, by a governmental body or by a law enforcement agency.

    Finally, we may also collect anonymised details about visitors to our website for the purposes of aggregate statistics or reporting purposes. However, no single individual will be identifiable from the anonymised details we collect for these purposes.