Privacy Policy Privacy Policy

We are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This privacy policy is about the way we use the personal information of users. If you use any of our services to find businesses, this privacy policy applies to you. The policy explains:

  • how we collect information about you
  • what information we collect
  • why we need your email address
  • using cookies or other on-device storage
  • when you use our websites
  • your browsing activity on WWW.BEST2LIST.COM
  • customization of our online services and advert targeting
  • tracking how our online services are used

To provide you with our products and services, we may need information about you.

If you use our websites, you are in control of what information we collect about you, but if you choose not to share your information, you may not be able to access or use some areas of our websites.

How we collect information about you

We will ask for information about you when you:

  • order directories or any of our other products and services;
  • create an account on WWW.BEST2LIST.COM
  • click on one of the adverts that we put on other websites;
  • ask for information from us;

We may also get information about you from third parties, with whom we have a business relationship.

What information we collect

The information we collect and hold about you may include;

  • your name (first and last name);
  • phone and/or mobile phone numbers;
  • email address;
  • date of birth;
  • password details, answers to security questions (for example your mother's maiden name) or both; and
  • Any other information you may give us when you write to us or contact us in other ways.

 Why we need your email address

When you register on our websites, we collect your email address. We may use it for account administration (for example to email you your password, if you forget it) and for added security. We may use your email address to send you a confirmation of any order you make, if you buy products or services from or through us, to confirm any profile changes you make and to respond to you if you contact us for information about our services. We might also use your email address to bring you news such as changes to the way you can use our online services or new services and special offers we think you might be interested in

 Using cookies or other on-device storage

Cookies are information files stored on your computer that help websites remember you. We and our business partners collect information about your use of our websites through cookies. For more information on how we use cookies and how to opt out of using them, please read section


When you use our websites

When you give us information while using our websites, we will use it for the purposes set out in this privacy policy, on the data entry forms, in any relevant terms or conditions and on pages or emails which link to the data entry forms.

Your browsing activity on WWW.BEST2LIST.COM 

If you use WWW.BEST2LIST.COM , your computer will store up to 5 of your last searches using cookies. We will also save the location you searched for (such as the postcode or geographic area). This lets you do the same search next time you use WWW.BEST2LIST.COM or search for other types of business without having to re-enter the location every time. This information is stored only on your computer. We also collect information on your activity while you use WWW.BEST2LIST.COM  such as:

  • your IP address (this is a unique 12 digit number used by programs on the internet to recognize and communicate with your computer);
  • the type of browser you use (a browser is the program you use to look at websites, such as Internet Explorer, Firefox or Safari, google chrome);
  • the times when you access the site and for how long; and
  • Your referring URL (the site you come from to reach our website).


This information does not allow us to identify you. We collect it from lots of visitors to our websites and analyze it. This lets us build up a picture of how people use our websites. This helps us improve the services we offer.

We may also give anonymous statistics about users to other, reputable organizations, but the information we provide will not include details that would allow these organizations to identify you.


Tracking how our online services are used

We may collect information about activity on our online services, or we may use other organizations to collect it and to share the results with us. We use this information to:

  • analyze statistics;
  • track pages and paths used by visitors to, or users of, our online service;
  • target the adverts or offers, such as banners, on our online services and on the websites and other online services of other organizations; and
  • Track the use of our internet banner adverts and other links from our marketing partners' websites to our websites.

For these purposes, we and the other organizations we use keep information on the path you take to get to our online services and on some of the pages you visit or use through our online services, using cookies, web beacons and other on-device storage. You cannot be personally identified from the information that we or these other organizations collect.

Direct marketing

For information on how we may market to you, please read Marketing section

We may need to share your information with other organizations to provide you with the products, services or information you ask for. We may pass your information to one or more of the following organizations:

  • other companies in the AFTABINT HOLDING group;
  • Government and enforcement agencies, such as Trading Standards and the police.

Occasionally, this may involve sending your information outside the European Economic Area. 

Every now and again, we receive requests for information from government departments, the police and other enforcement agencies. If this happens, and there is a proper legal basis for providing your personal information, we will provide it to the organization asking for it.



When we use your information as described in section 2 –occasionally involve sending your information outside the European Economic Area (EEA). Where we do this, we make sure that appropriate steps are taken to protect your personal information and your rights. By providing us with your personal information, you agree that we may transfer, store and process your information outside the EEA.

We take the security of your personal information very seriously. We have put in place technology and security policies which are designed to protect the personal information that we hold about you. We also follow the strict security procedures that privacy laws require. These cover storing, using and releasing any information you have provided, and preventing unauthorized access or use. For more information on how we protects the security of your information, please read the WWW.BEST2LIST.COM  security policy

Our online services contain hyperlinks to websites that are owned and operated by other organizations. These websites have their own privacy and cookie policies, and we urge you to read them. They control how your personal information is used when you give it to these other organizations or they collect it with cookies. We do not approve any other websites and we are not responsible for any information, material, products or services that are on or accessible through those websites or for the privacy practices of websites run by other organizations. If you use these other websites you do it at your own risk.

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