Our contact details
Name: The Starving Student
Date: 16th May 2020
The type of personal information we collect
We currently collect and process the following information:
Personal identifiers, such as names, email addresses, contact details, customer financial information and website user statistics.
How we get the personal information and why we have it:
Most of the personal information we process is provided to us directly by you for one of the following reasons:
Purchasing a product.
Creating an account with us.
We use the information that you have given us in order to enable transactions to occur, to allow products to reach you (either digitally or physically, depending on the product type), for targeted marketing and for us to improve our website to give you the best possible experience.
We may share this information with third parties that we hire to perform services for us, for example Google Analytics.
Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the lawful bases we rely on for processing this information are:
(a) Your consent. You are able to remove your consent at any time. You can do this by contacting us at
(b) We have a contractual obligation.
(c) We have a legal obligation.
(d) We have a vital interest.
(e) We need it to perform a public task.
(f) We have a legitimate interest.
How we store your personal information
Your information is securely stored digitally. We keep your personal information until no longer necessary. We will then dispose your information by deleting your data.
Your data protection rights
Under data protection law, you have rights including:
Your right of access - You have the right to ask us for copies of your personal information.
Your right to rectification - You have the right to ask us to rectify personal information you think is inaccurate. You also have the right to ask us to complete information you think is incomplete.
Your right to erasure - You have the right to ask us to erase your personal information in certain circumstances.
Your right to restriction of processing - You have the right to ask us to restrict the processing of your personal information in certain circumstances.
Your right to object to processing - You have the the right to object to the processing of your personal information in certain circumstances.
Your right to data portability - You have the right to ask that we transfer the personal information you gave us to another organisation, or to you, in certain circumstances.
You are not required to pay any charge for exercising your rights. If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you.
Please contact us at if you wish to make a request.
How to complain
If you have any concerns about our use of your personal information, you can make a complaint to us at
You can also complain to the ICO if you are unhappy with how we have used your data.
The ICO’s address:
Information Commissioner’s Office
Helpline number: 0303 123 1113
ICO website: https://www.ico.org.uk
Our website also uses Google Analytics and you can find out more here:
How Google uses data when you use our partners' sites or apps.
To learn how to opt-out of Google analytics, please visit your Google Ads settings or:
We process this information to understand how visitors use our website and to compile statistical reports regarding that activity (for example, your IP address is used to approximate the country from which you access our Website, and we aggregate this information together so we know that, for example, most of the visitors to our website come from England).
This processing is crucial to the running of our online business and we therefore undertake such monitoring in the pursuit of our legitimate interests in improving our website and providing a better service and source of information to visitors.