First fundraising data protection fines – secrecy and sharing at the heart of poor practice

By Daniel Categories: Breach, Charities, Consent, Data Sharing, Fines, Fundraising, GDPR, ICO, Public Information, Security, Transparency

The ICO has published initial details of the fines handed to the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) and British Heart Foundation (BHF). The charities’ approach to wealth screening; data / tele-matching and data sharing triggered …

Are you the BBB (Blagger’s Best Buddy)?

By Daniel Categories: Public Information

Companies, private detectives, estranged relatives, nosey neighbours – all may wish to know something about someone else; all may, at some point, want access to the personal information of others. This might be legitimate…and the release of information justified. However, …