This website ("Ucompare.ie") is owned and provided by JAD Marketing Ltd (registered in Ireland company number 568680), registered address at 49 Blessington Street, Dublin 7.
"Third Party/Parties”, “product or service provider", “Partner “means the provider of any service or product advertised on this website or made available via this website.
If you have any queries relating to our use of your personal information, or any other related data protection questions, please contact our Customer Services at [email protected]
We may obtain personal information from you through the websites, mobile applications or other similar devices, channels or applications operated by or on behalf of compare.ie.
Ucompare may also share your personal information with the rest of the JAD Marketing Ltd. group but only if you have given your informed consent for it to do so while using Ucompare.ie. This information will be used to speed up form filling, or to personalize quotes, provide opportunity to review the service or improve your experience when using the Sites.
We never knowingly collect or store any information about children under the age of 16. If you are aged under 16 please get your parent or guardian’s permission before you provide any personal information to us
We collect personal information and non-personal information about you when you provide it to us in the course of registering for and/or using our Services via any of our sites. We always make sure that we have appropriate security measures in place to protect your information. List of personal and non-personal data we collect is listed below:
In order to provide you with our services we collect the data that identifies you or can be used to identify or contact you and may include your name, address, email address and phone number. We also collect information, which is necessary to get an appropiate insurance quote from third party insurance companies. We will periodically review your personal information to ensure that we do not keep it for longer than is permitted by law (see section 9 below which details how long we keep your personal information for).
Non Personal Data
In the course of providing services to you, we gather statistical and other analytical information collected on an aggregate basis of all visitors to our website. This non personal data comprises information that cannot be used to identify or contact you, such as demographic information, details of the quote your requested, pages viewed, website you came from to visit our site, how you navigate through our website, browser types and other anonymous statistical data involving the use of our website. Please note that it is your responsibility to check and ensure that all information, content, material or data you provide on the site is correct, complete, accurate and not misleading and that you disclose all relevant facts.
Non Personal Data
We use the Non-Personal Data gathered from visitors to our website in an aggregate form to get a better understanding of where our visitors come from and to help us better design and organise our website. We may use your data for analysis purposes and also to understand the market trend in order to improve our website’s performance and usability.
We will only collect and use your personal information (as described in section 5) in accordance with data protection laws and only use your information if you have given your consent for us to do so. . We may use and process some of your personal information where we have reasonable and legitimate business grounds for doing so to enable you to access to and use of our services and to communicate with you about them. We may process the personal data you provide to us for the following purposes:
(a) To provide you with insurance quotes from third parties based on the information you have provided on our website.
(b) To contact you if required in connection with your policy or to respond to any communications you might send to us.
(c) To share the personal information you input on our website with Third Parties to get insurance quotes from them.
(d) To send you a confirmation email of your quote, when you obtain a quote with us (you will automatically be sent a confirmation of your quote by email or SMS so that you have a record of it.)
(e) Where you tell us you are happy to receive information from us we may also send you:
• Newsletters and promotion emails
• Further information about the services we offer
• New product launches
• Reminders when you products may be due for renewal and renewal quotes based on information you previously provided to us.
• Opportunities to participate in market research
When you use any of our services, we may disclose your personal and non-personal information to following parties:
(a) Other member of JAD Marketing Limited group in accordance with section 5;
(c) PAX Financial Planning who will process your personal data to provide life insurance quotations and to deal with enquiries relating to your policy, statistical purposes, claims management and the prevention and detection of fraud. Where required by law, regulatory requirement or for the prevention or detection of a crime PAX Financial Planning may share your personal information with group companies and life insurance providers;
(d) Wesavvy who will process your personal data to provide lifestyle insurance, medical cash plan and any other insurance they provide through Ucompare.ie and to deal with enquiries relating to your policy, statistical purposes, claims management and the prevention and detection of fraud. Where required by law, regulatory requirement or for the prevention or detection of a crime Wesavvy may share your personal information with group companies and the insurance providers.
We will disclose your Personal Data if we believe in good faith that we are required to disclose it in order to comply with any applicable law, a summons, a search warrant, a court or regulatory order, or other statutory requirement.
(e) We may share aggregate non-personal data to inform third parties of the number of unique users who visit our website, the demographic breakdown of our community users of our website, or the activities that visitors to our website engage in while on our website. The third parties to whom we may provide this information may include the Insurance companies, underwriters, our commercial partners and researchers.
(a) Right to access: the right to request a copy of your personal information we hold;
(b) Right to correct: the right to have your personal information rectified if it is inaccurate or incomplete;
(c) Right to erase: the right to request that we delete or remove your personal information from our systems;
(d) Right to restrict our use of your information: the right to limit the way in which we can use it;
(e) Right to data portability: the right to request that we move, copy or transfer your personal information;
(f) Right to object: the right to object to our use of your personal information where we use it for our legitimate interests.
You can also revoke your consent to our processing of your data at any time.
Your Personal Data is held on secure servers hosted by Microsoft Azure. The nature of the Internet is such that we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us via the Internet. No data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. However, we will take all reasonable steps (including appropriate technical and organisational measures) to protect your Personal Data.