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If you want to prevent our cookies being stored on your computer in future, you may do so by referring to your internet browser's instructions. You can do this by clicking on the "Help" menu. Please note however that if you disable our cookies you may not be able to access certain services or facilities on our sites and your use of our sites may be restricted. Further information on deleting or controlling cookies is available at www.AboutCookies.org.
We will only collect, process and store information we have openly collected from you or with your consent, in accordance with data protection laws. Your details will be held only by the British Thyroid Foundation and will not be made available to any third party, except where otherwise stated. Data relating to membership is held offline.
The British Thyroid Foundation uses third party, secure, encrypted payment processers for all online financial transactions. The British Thyroid Foundation does not hold any of your payment details for these services. If you require further information regarding the policies of the services we use, please refer to their websites.
If you send information to the British Thyroid Foundation via email or web contact form, please be aware that that we cannot guarantee its security during transit. Once received, email information will be stored according to data protection law.
We reserve the right to amend this privacy statement. If we do so, we will post notice of the change on our website and you will be deemed to have accepted such changes.