No doubt you have noticed an influx of emails from various parties including banks, online retailers and airline companies, to name just a few, advising you of their new privacy policies.
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a legal framework that sets guidelines for the collection and processing of your personal information within the E.U.
The GDPR sets out the principles for data management and the rights of an individual, while also imposing fines for non-compliance. It came into effect across the EU on the 25th of May, 2018.
For further information on GDPR visit https://www.eugdpr.org/