1.1 General Principles
Barclays is committed to safeguarding the privacy of your information. By 'your information' we mean any information about you that you or third parties provide to us, that we will handle in accordance with the Barclays Privacy Principles:
1.2 Information we collect
If you register to use our secure services such as internet banking facilities we will ask you to provide some information about yourself for security, identification and verification purposes. When completing any online forms, we will tell you how your information will be used, unless this is obvious.
If you are asked to provide information about others you must ensure that you have their consent or are otherwise entitled to provide this information to us.
1.3 How we use your information
We may use your information for research and statistical analysis with the aim of improving our services.
We may pass your information collected online to people who provide a service to us or are acting as our agents, on the understanding that they will keep the information confidential. If we transfer your information to an agent or service provider located in another country, we will make sure that they agree to apply the same levels of protection as we are required to apply to your information and to use your information strictly in accordance with our instructions.
We will retain information collected about you online for as long as permitted for legitimate business purposes.
To find out about how we will keep your information secure and how you can protect your own information online, please read our Security Information.
If you have any questions about privacy at Barclays, please contact the Barclays Privacy Team at 1 Churchill Place, London, E14 5HP.
Your eligible deposits with Barclays Bank PLC are protected up to a total of £85,000 by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme, the UK's deposit guarantee scheme. This limit is applied to the total of any deposits you have with the following: Barclays, Barclays Bank, Barclaycard, Barclays Business, Barclays Capital, Barclays Corporate, Barclays UK & Ireland Private Bank, Barclays International Private Banking, Barclays Premier, Barclays Private Bank, Barclays Stockbrokers, Barclays Wealth, Woolwich Mortgages. Any total deposits you hold above the limit between these brands are unlikely to be covered. For further information visit www.fscs.org.uk^ (opens in a new window).
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