Terms of Use

Please read this information carefully. By downloading this mobile application (APP), you confirm that you have understood and agree to be bound by these terms of use (Terms Of Use). If you do not wish to agree to these terms of use, you should delete this app.

This App and the information provided on it are for the use of permanent residents of the United Kingdom only. By using this App, you represent and warrant that you meet these requirements. If you do not meet these requirements, you should not use this App.

Information about us

Prudential' is a trading name of Prudential Distribution Limited, which is incorporated and registered in Scotland. Registered Office at Craigforth, Stirling, FK9 4UE. Registered number SC212640. Prudential Distribution Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

Prudential Distribution Limited is a subsidiary of Prudential plc, which is incorporated and registered in England and Wales. Registered Office at Laurence Pountney Hill, London, EC4R 0HH. Registered number 1397169. Prudential plc is a holding company, some of whose subsidiaries are authorised and regulated, as applicable, by the Prudential Regulation Authority and the Financial Conduct Authority.

Prudential’ is also used by other companies within the Prudential Group, which between them provide a range of financial products including life assurance, pensions, savings and investment products.

Wherever the name Prudential (or us, we or our) is used in these Terms of Use, this refers to one or more of the trading companies of Prudential that operate in the UK. For more information about Prudential’s companies, please go to our About Us  page  on our website.

Prudential is not affiliated in any manner with Prudential Financial, Inc., a company whose principal place of business is in the United States of America.

Amendment

  1. The APP

    We reserve the right to change any material on this App without notice. While Prudential uses reasonable efforts to ensure that the information contained on this App is current and accurate, no warranties, representations or conditions are made, either express or implied, as to the availability, reliability, accuracy or completeness of the information contained on this App.

  2. Terms of use

    We may amend these Terms of Use from time to time, but changes will only be effective from the date they are made. You may terminate your use of the App if you do not agree with any modification or amendment by simply ceasing to use the App and deleting it from your device. By continuing to use this App after we make any such changes, you confirm that you have understood and agreed to be bound by them. You should revisit these pages regularly to ensure that you have seen and are aware of the current Terms of Use as they are binding upon you.

License to Use App

In consideration of you agreeing to abide by these Terms of Use, we grant you a non-transferable,non-exclusive licence to use the App, subject to these Terms of Use and the applicable app-store terms and conditions (incorporated into these Terms of Use by reference). We reserve all other rights.

 

App-Store T&Cs

Please note that your use of the App is further subject to any Terms of Use or rules set out in the terms and conditions of the app-store through which you download the App, as may be amended from time to time. You agree to fully comply with any such app-store terms and conditions.

Acceptable Use

You agree that:

  1. you do not and will not use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the App; and
  2. you will not use an anonymising proxy (a tool that attempts to make activity untraceable).

Collection of Data

By using the App, you consent to us collecting and using technical information about the device you are using and related software, hardware and peripherals to improve the service we offer to you.

Certain services used via the App will make use of location data sent from your device. You can turn off this functionality at any time by turning off the location services settings for the App on your device. If you use these services, you consent to us and our affiliates' and licensees' transmission, collection, retention, intenance, processing and use of your location data and queries to provide and improve location-based and road traffic based products and services. You may withdraw this consent at any time by turning off the location services settings.

Cookie Statement. If you access the pru.co.uk website via this App, cookies will be collected to enhance your browsing experience and help us make this website better. To learn more about the cookies, please review our cookie notice on pru.co.uk.

Geographic reach

Prudential makes no representation that the material contained in this App is appropriate or available for use in other locations outside the United Kingdom. By operating this App, Prudential is not soliciting any business from any location outside the United Kingdom. This App is not directed to any person in any risdiction where (by reason of that person's nationality, residence or otherwise) the publication or availability of this App is prohibited. Persons to whom such restrictions apply must not access this App. If you choose to access this App from outside the United Kingdom you are solely responsible for compliance with local laws.

Regulatory Notices

Nothing contained in this App should be construed as a solicitation, offer or recommendation to buy or sell any financial products. By providing the information in this App, Prudential is not determining the suitability of any financial products for you. The information in this App does not constitute financial advice. You should obtain relevant professional advice before making any investment decision.

Warranties and Limitation

The material published on this App is provided as a convenience to visitors and should be used for general information purposes only. You acknowledge that the App has not been developed to meet your individual requirements, and that it is your responsibility to ensure that the facilities and functions of the App meet your requirements.
 
To the extent permitted by law, we have no liability for any loss arising directly or indirectly from the use of or action taken in reliance on the information contained on the App and this includes that we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption or loss of business opportunity. 

Intellectual Property

All intellectual property rights in this App existing anywhere in the world, including but not limited to the text, graphics, videos, links, trademarks and sounds, belong to Prudential (or our licensors) and may not be copied, distributed, uploaded, republished, decompiled, disassembled or transmitted in any way without the prior written consent of Prudential. All rights in the App are licensed (not sold) to you, and you have no rights in, or to, the App other than the right to use it in accordance with these Terms of Use.

Termination 

We may terminate these Terms of Use and / or your use of the App if:

  1. you commit a material or persistent breach of these Terms of Use or you breach any of your ‘Acceptable Use’ obligations; or
  2. we, at our sole discretion, decide to withdraw the App whether in whole or in part.

Upon termination for any reason:

  1. all rights granted to you under these Terms of Use shall cease;
  2. you must cease all activities authorised by these Terms of Use; and
  3. you must delete or remove the App from your device.

General

Governing law: these Terms of Use will be governed by English law and the parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.

No Waiver: The failure of Prudential to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

Entire Agreement: These Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between the parties and supersedes all prior understandings or agreements relating to the subject matter of these Terms of Use.

Severability: If any provision of these Terms of Use is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavour to give appropriately valid effect to the intention of the Terms of Use as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of the Terms of Use shall remain in full force and effect.

Links: Links from this App are to Prudential websites .

By using these websites, you confirm that you have understood and agree to be bound by the terms and conditions and by our Privacy and Security Statement and our Cookie Notice. If you do not wish to agree to these terms and conditions or our privacy and security statement, you must not use these websites.

These websites and the information provided on them are for the use of permanent residents of the United Kingdom only. By using these websites, you represent and warrant that you meet these requirements. If you do not meet these requirements, you should not use these websites and the information provided on them.

For more information about these websites please read our legal information.

Security: We take security very seriously. If you are aware of anyone or any entity that is using the App inappropriately, please contact us. Similarly, if you receive any emails, purporting to be from Prudential, which you suspect may be "phishing" (fake) emails, please forward them to us.

How to complain if you're not happy about a product or service

We aim to provide excellent products and service at all times. However, if you wish to make a complaint about a product or service we have provided to you, please get in touch by letter, telephone or email. Details of how to contact Prudential are on the contact us page on our website.

One of our customer service agents will deal with your complaint and will try to provide a quick and satisfactory conclusion for you.

So that we can try to resolve your complaint, please provide us with the following information when you contact us:

  • Your full name and address (including your policy number(s) if relevant)
  • Full details of your complaint
  • Any information you consider to be relevant to your complaint.

Please see our Make a Complaint page for further information about our internal complaints procedure.

Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS)

In the event that certain types of complaints you make against us remain unresolved after they have been through our internal complaints procedure (as described above), you may refer the complaint to the FOS. The FOS is an independent body that handles disputes between businesses providing financial services and their customers.
You can contact the FOS at:

The Financial Ombudsman Service,
Exchange Tower,
London,
E14 9SR,
United Kingdom

Phone: 0800 0234 567 or 0300 123 9123

Email: complaint.info@financial-ombudsman.org.uk

Website: http://www.financial-ombudsman.org.uk

Please see the 'make a complaint' section on our contact us page on pru.co.uk for further information about referring complaints to the FOS. 

Help is also available from the following bodies:

The Pensions Ombudsman
11 Belgrave Road
London
SW1V 1RB
Telephone: 020 7630 2200

The Pensions Ombudsman is an independent organisation, set up to investigate complaints about pension administration.
The Pensions Advisory Service (TPAS)
11 Belgrave Road
London
SW1V 1RB

Telephone: 0300 123 1047

The Pensions Advisory Service is an independent, government funded body that gives free advice to members of the public about pensions.

These services are free and using them won't affect your legal rights.

If you need more help, please contact us

If you would like to understand more about the APP or are having problems, please call us on 0800 151 3665 (Monday – Friday 9am – 6pm) or visit the Teachers’ AVC website