What we do with the stuff we know
Twisted Moustache's privacy commitment
The twistedmoustache.co.uk website (the "Site") is owned and operated by Annabel Chan-Dave and Anil Dave. We are committed to safeguarding your privacy online. We will only collect, store and use your personal information for specific purposes. We use your personal information to support and enhance our relationship with you. We only share your personal information in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and other applicable laws. You may contact Twisted Moustache at any time with any privacy questions or concerns and to see the personal information you have given us and request correction.The twistedmoustache.co.uk website (the "Site") is owned and operated by Annabel Chan and Anil Dave. We are committed to safeguarding your privacy online. We will only collect, store and use your personal information for specific purposes. We use your personal information to support and enhance our relationship with you. We only share your personal information in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and other applicable laws. You may contact Twisted Moustache at any time with any privacy questions or concerns and to see the personal information you have given us and request correction.
Disclosure of Affiliate Links
It's important to note that all the articles are our opinions and thoughts.
The products reviewed on twistedmoustache.co.uk have been purchased by us unless otherwise stated.
It will always be clear if a product has been given to us for free in exchange for a review to be published on this blog or any other website. The opinions given are always honest and our own.
A free product will not guarantee a positive review. A positive review is only given if we think the product/service deserves it.
We will only review products suitable for this blog. If you have a product or service that you would like us to review, please contact us via our contact form here.
There is space for adverts in our sidebar and we are happy to advertise products that are suitable for this blog in exchange for a fee.
The links contained within this site are occasionally affiliate links. This means that I will earn a commission (at no extra cost to you) from that site if you make a purchase through one of those links. I only ever use affiliate links if I am familiar with the product and genuinely believe it will help my readers. The money earned through these links helps to keep twistedmoustache.co.uk online but if the idea bothers you please feel free not to use our links. We always place disclosure notices on the pages where affiliate links appear, and always at the top of the post or page.
Information about you
When you (a customer) register to purchase products through twistedmoustache.co.uk we ask for information such as your name, e-mail address, postal address, and contact details. twistedmoustache.co.uk then keeps a record of this information.
If you (a customer), purchases products through our website, we as for information like name, email address, postal address and contact details. Twisted Moustache will then keep a record of this information.
If you (a customer), place an order with us, we will not store your credit or debit card details.
We keep a record of any email correspondence you send us, so we can track any problems or concerns you've had with us on our website.
If you would like to revise the information you have provided to us because you feel that what we currently have on record is incorrect, and/or you would like your information erased from our records, you can so do by contacting us in accordance with the information provided at 'further information' below.
How we use your personal data
All the information we collect via the Site or through correspondence (including telephone calls) with you is used to operate and improve the service we offer you and to personalise our service. We are committed to using your personal information only for:
- Processing your order so we can supply goods and services to you and for customer administration
- Planning and managing our business activities, including analysis of customers' shopping habits and success of advertisements
- Technical administration of our website
- Providing you with information about the services we offer
- Letting you know about offers and news from Twisted Moustache
- We may make your name and email address available to companies in order to advertise and market our services to you through our other platforms on the internet (e.g. Facebook)
During your registration process, you are given the opportunity to select some of the ways in which we may use your details.
These are circumstances in which we may share some of your data with others:
- When we instruct agents, contractors or third party service providers to provide business operations support (including advertising and marketing advice and support), financial services and technology services. Please note that these third parties are under contract, and our service agreements dictate that they only use your information in connection with the services they perform for us and not for their own benefit.
- If we are requested by the police or a regulatory or government authority investigating illegal activities to provide information concerning your activities whilst using the network, we shall do so.
Managing your orders
We may monitor and review communications between yourself and us on our Content Management System (CMS), solely for the purposes of ensuring that your orders are managed appropriately and in accordance with the terms and conditions that we have in place.
Data over the Internet
The internet is a global network, so it is possible for your data to travel internationally, which may include places outside the European Union. If you visit or shop at twistedmoustache.co.uk, you're agreeing and authorising us to process data in this way.
How we protect information
You acknowledge that the Internet is not a 100% secure medium for communication and, accordingly, we cannot guarantee the security of any information you send to us (or we send to you) via the Internet. We are not responsible for any damages which you, or others, may suffer as a result of the loss of confidentiality of such information.
We take every precaution to protect your information. To this end, all personal information stored by us is kept on a server in a secure environment.
Secure Socket Layer ("SSL") encryption technology is used for protection of information in transit for any sensitive transactions such as payments.
Only employees and any third-party services who need the information to perform a specific job are granted access to personally identifiable information.
How you can help us protect your information
Please keep in mind that whenever you voluntarily disclose personal information online in non-protected environments - for example on message boards, through email, or in chat areas - that information can be collected and used by others. In short, if you post personal information online that is accessible to the public, you may receive unsolicited messages from other parties in return. Also, remember to close your browser window when you have finished your work. This is to ensure that others cannot access your personal information and correspondence if you share a computer with someone else or are using a computer in a public place like a library or Internet café. We cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we make our best effort to ensure its security on our systems.
To see all the information we have about you, and to correct any inaccuracies, please write to is at: [email protected]
How to unsubscribe
If you no longer wish to receive any further email messages, post or other communications from us or you no longer wish to be contacted by other companies who you permitted us to provide your details to then please change your communication preferences accordingly here.
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Please note: to make full use of twistedmoustache.co.uk and to benefit from certain personalised features, you computer, tablet or mobile phone will need to be set up to accept cookies. The Twisted Moustache website (like many other shopping websites) will not work when cookies are blocked.
- The data we collect through these cookies is soley for the purpose of enhancing our website and your browsing experience - it is never used to identify you and we would never share or sell on this data.
The list below details the cookies used on twistedmoustache.co.uk. We have outlined who sets these cookies and their purpose.
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What is a Cookie?
A cookie is a small text file which is downloaded and stored on your computer or mobile device by websites that you visit. Where cookie technology is not available, an anonymous identifier may be used. An anonymous identifier is a random string of characters used for the same purposes as a cookie.
Your browser accesses the cookie file only when you visit the website that generated it. This helps to ease your navigation by automatically logging you in and remembering things like your preferences and what’s in your shopping basket. Cookies allow sites like twistedmoustache.co.uk to deliver you a personalised shopping experience.
The information stored within any given cookie can only be accessed by the website that created it and cookies are limited to communicating only the information that you have disclosed to the site.
Types of cookie
Session (or Transient) Cookies
Session cookies are stored in your computer's memory for the length of your browsing session. They become inaccessible after the session has been inactive for a time and are automatically deleted from your computer when the browser is closed. They allow you to move from page to page without having to log-in repeatedly. Persistent (or Permanent) Cookies.
Persistent cookies are stored in your computer memory and are not deleted when the browser is closed. They are used to keep your preferences for the website, so they will be remembered for next time you visit the website. They are also used to collect information about the numbers of visitors, the average time spent on a particular page and analyse shopping behaviour on the website. This information is used to find out how well the website works and where it can be improved.
Flash Cookies (or Locally Shared Objects)
You probably have Adobe Flash installed on your computer. Websites that contain Flash can also store small files on your computer that are used in the same way as cookies.
Flash cookies can also back up the data that is stored in other cookies. When you delete cookies, your Flash cookies are not affected. So a website may still recognise you if it backed up the deleted cookie information on a Flash cookie.
Sharing with social networks
If you use the buttons that allow you to share products and content with your friends via social networks like Twitter and Facebook, these companies may set a cookie on your computer memory. Find out more about these here:
If cookies aren't enabled on your computer, it will mean that your shopping experience on our website will be limited to browsing and researching; you won't be able to add products to your basket or buy them. To enable and manage cookies, you can use your browser to do this. Each browser is different, so check the 'Help' menu of your particular browser (or your mobile phone's handset manual) to learn how to change your cookie preferences: