We, Invendium Ltd (operating as "OLBG.com"), a company incorporated in England and Wales with company registration number 04490764 and registered office at Westpoint 78 Queens Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 1QU, are committed to protecting your privacy and personal information.
Our legal status under UK data protection law is that of a data controller and in this capacity we will securely store and process your personal information which you have provided to us. Data controller is a legal term which identifies the person who controls what to do with any given personal information. As data controller we have registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office and our registration number is Z8287439.
The steps we take to protect your personal information and how you can review and correct your personal information are also covered here.
The personal information we collect from you may include:
You are not required to provide all of this information, but if you do not, you may not be able to experience all of the services and features available on our service.
We may also observe your use of our service and derive certain information from this which may include personal data such as your access times and browsing activity.
We will use the personal information collected by us to:
We may disclose your personal information in the following ways:
We may also disclose depersonalised data (such as aggregated statistics) about the users of our service in order to describe our sales, customers, traffic patterns and other site information to prospective partners, advertisers, investors and other reputable third parties and for other lawful purposes such as to analyse and understand site usage, but these statistics will include no personally identifying information.
We may occasionally be required by law, court order or governmental authority to disclose certain types of personal information. Examples of the type of situation where this would occur would be:
Cookies are small files that websites save to your hard disk or to your browser's memory. The cookies used on our service are listed below.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Internet browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser settings to decline cookies or to notify you when a cookie is being placed on your computer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the features of our service or other websites that you visit. To learn more about cookies and how to disable them we recommend you visit the Information Commissioner’s websites here.
Invendium LTD (Trading as OLBG.com) use technologies, such as cookies, to customise content and advertising, to provide social media features and to analyse traffic to the site. We also share information about your use of our site with our trusted social media, advertising and analytics partners.
We use "cookies" to collect information, you can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.
One of the service providers that we use for data analytics is Google Analytics. If you do not want Google Analytics to collect and use information about your use of our services, then you can install an opt-out in your web browser ( https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/).
By using our service you consent to us using the following cookies:
||Connected to login authentication (2 years)
||The country preference of the user. If you are from a country where we offer limited language options we save that data so we don't have to ask them the same question for every page (1 year)
||What odds format you prefer e.g. American, Decimal, Fractional (1 day)
||The text for the message you sometimes get at the top of the page which you can remove by clicking the "x". We save it as a cookie so we don't have to look it up every time you change pages. When you click the "x" it deletes the cookie (1 day)
||If you are kind enough to write a review of a bookmaker and something goes wrong with the validation of data you enter we give you an error message but we also save the data in a cookie so you don't lose it when you are returned to that page (1 day)
||Records how many times a user has used the hot tips page so we can ask them to register or login after a while. We wanted to allow non-members some access to these pages but not unlimited access (10 hours)
||Records views on new posts so that we can restrict access for non-members after a while. Similar to the views cookies on hot tips we want to give non-members some access to the forum but not unlimited (12 hours)
||Records which affiliate sent a user to use so we can pay them a fee if the person becomes a member. This is a normal feature of performance marketing. If we didn't do it we wouldn't be able to advertise with many other sites and we wouldn't have been able to grow (2 years)
||Tells our scripts that this isn't the first page of the first time you have visited the site so we don't need to do certain bits of processing to do with stats like "last access" (1 day)
||A session cookie which stores the site you arrived from before OLBG (session)
||This Google Analytics cookie is used to determine unique visitors to our site (2 years)
||This Google Analytics cookie is used to performance related activities (1 day)
||Microsoft Bing Ads Universal Event Tracking (UET) tracking cookie (1day)
||It stores your preference for the bookie selector format on tips pages: "Minimised", "Just Odds", "All" (1 day)
||Unique anonymous identifiers used to help us personalise the offers we show to you (30 days)
||Unique ID for every visitor allows us to track site usage and make UI improvements based on that (100 days)
||Unique ID for every visitor allows us to track site usage and make UI improvements based on that (100 days)
||Determine if a tooltip on side menu was shown or not (10 years)
||Visit tracking (6 months)
||Stores the Bookie Betslip status (opened / closed) (1 day)
||Stores the time when you first accessed the website if the cookie hasn't been already set (1 day)
||Stores user's My Acca selections and its cleared-on page close (session)
||Saves the last used Hot Tips Filters (1h)
||Unique anonymous identifiers used to help us personalise the offers we show to you (10 years)
||Used to store the time zone and offset in order to display dates according to your local time zone (1year)
||Used to keep track of the wizard screens you've seen (7 days)
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||CrazyEgg tracking user visits (3 months, 3 months, 5 years)
||Updates counter on a website's social sharing function (2 years)
||Makes sure the user sees the updated count if they share a page with AddThis social sharing (session)
||The “__unam” cookie is set as part of the ShareThis service and monitors “click-stream” activity, e.g. web pages viewed and navigated, and time spent on pages (9 months)
||This Cookie is placed by Facebook. It enables OLBG to measure, optimize and build audiences for advertising campaigns served on Facebook. In particular it enables OLBG to see how our users move between devices when accessing the OLBG web site and Facebook, to ensure that OLBG’s Facebook advertising is seen by our users most likely to be interested in such advertising by analysing which content a user has viewed and interacted with on the OLBG web site. For further information about the Facebook Pixel please see:
|Twitter Conversion Tracker
||This Cookie is placed by Twitter. It enables OLBG to learn how our users have interacted with OLBG advertising served to them on Twitter. It also enables OLBG to identify users who have used their mobile device to view OLBG advertising on Twitter and later came to the OLBG website on a desktop computer. For further information about the Twitter Conversion Tracker please see:
We are committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorised access, use, or disclosure.
For example, we store the personal information you provide on secure computer systems with limited access that are located in facilities to which access is limited.
If you choose to set up an account with our service, it is your responsibility to ensure the security of your password and not to reveal this information to others.
We will hold your personal data for so long as you download and use our service and for no more than five years after. We will endeavor to delete any personal data sooner where it is not necessary for us to hold this, but please be aware that we may hold personal data for longer if we are under a legal obligation to do so or where we have a reasonable belief that it is necessary to do so for business or legal reasons.
You have the following rights in relation to your personal data:
Where you have consented to us sending you marketing communications promoting third party products and services or where you have consented to us passing on your details to third parties for marketing purposes, you have a right to withdraw that consent. You can withdraw your consent by contact us. This will not affect or undo any instances where we have already lawfully shared your information prior to you withdrawing your consent. You can also opt-out of receiving marketing communications from us by clicking on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of such marketing communications.
If you are unsure about your rights or are concerned about how your personal data may be processed you should contact the Information Commission's Office.
If you contact us in relation to your rights we will do our best to accommodate your request or objection. Please note, however, that not all rights are absolute. Sometimes other legal obligations or third-party rights will take precedence.
If you request a copy of personal data that we hold about you we will require proof of your identity.
You can help us to maintain the accuracy of your information by notifying us of any change.
Please contact us if you would have any queries about, or would like to enforce, your rights set out above.
Our processing of your personal data will be where: (i) it is necessary for the performance of a contract we have with you; (ii) where you have provided your consent (for example for us to send you third party marketing); (iii) it is necessary for us to comply with legal obligation that we are under; or (iv) it is in our (or a third party's) legitimate interests and such interests do not prejudice your rights or freedoms. Our (or a third party's) legitimate interests will include:
Our service is for users who are aged 18 years old and over. We do not knowingly collect personal data from under 18s.
If you have questions regarding this policy or our handling of your personal information, please contact us here. We will promptly address your concern and strive to reach a satisfactory resolution.