Terms, Privacy & Cookies
Shopping Star is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
Shopping Star may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 01/07/2018.
Pricing and product availability
The products and prices on this website are dependent on the information provided to us by the retailers themselves. We try to keep this as up to date as possible, but occasionally this information may not be up to date. We highly recommend that you check the details when you arrive at the retailer website.
Links to other websites
Our website contains links to other websites. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
The Shopping Star website doesn’t currently collect any personal information; we display relevant products and deals to you and allow you to select which retailer website you want to visit in order to find out more.
Below, we’ve summarised the types of cookies we use; those that are strictly necessary for the site to function, those that are used to enhance the performance of the site, those that remember your choices to provide enhanced features and allow the site to function better for you, and those that help the site to provide a more personal (targeted) experience by gathering information about your browsing habits, for example, by remembering a website that you’ve visited.
Strictly Necessary: These are cookies that are essential for the website to perform. If you don’t allow these cookies, then you won’t be able to use our website.
Analytical/Performance:These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic so that we can improve the performance of our site and, therefore, improve the customer experience. If you don’t allow these cookies, then we won’t know which pages are the most (and least) popular.
Functionality:These cookies allow the website to provide better functionality and personalisation. If you don’t allow these cookies, then some parts of the website may not work properly.
Targeting:These cookies and similar technologies help personalise content. While these cookies and similar technologies can track your visits to other websites, they don’t usually know who you are.
3rd Party Cookies:1st Party Cookies are set by us, as owners of the website. As well as 1st Party Cookies, we also use 3rd Party Cookies, which are set by partner websites carefully selected and monitored by us. They set cookies during your visit to help us improve visitor experience in a number of ways. For example, to support the customisation of adverts that you may see elsewhere on the web, and/or in order to meet contractual obligations with us.
Cookies set by this website
Through browsing our site, the following cookies may be placed on your computer.
Google Analytics cookies enable us to track visitor behaviour, measure site performance, and serve ads across the Internet based on someone’s past visits to the website.
The main purposes of these cookies are: Performance and targeting.
A full list of Google Analytics cookies and the purpose of each can be found here:
Google Analytics security and privacy principles are summarised here:
How to manage cookies
By using our website, you agree to us using these cookies. However, it is possible to block cookies on our website and delete them too. You can change your browser settings to accept or refuse all cookies, choose which cookies you want or don’t want, or ask to be notified when a cookie is set. Just remember that our website (and others) may not work quite as well if you do this.
Use the help feature in your browser to see how, or find out how here: http://www.aboutcookies.org/.
If you change your mind after you’ve accepted our cookies, you’ll find an option within your internet browser to clear cookies that have already been set. Use the help feature in your browser to see how.
Find out more on cookies
Take a look at these websites for more information on cookies:
- Independent advice - http://www.aboutcookies.org/
- Supporting information about Advertising Cookies- www.youronlinechoices.com/uk
- Information from our website analytics tool – Google Analytics
The Shopping Star website is owned, operated and controlled by Search Star Ltd. 1st Floor Royal Mead, 4-5A Railway Place, Bath, BA1 1SR, UK. Company Registration No. 05521639. Visits to the site are governed by English law though our website is accessible globally.
We make every effort to ensure the data and information on our site is up to date though we cannot guarantee the accuracy any information. All information is subject to change without any notice.