What data do we collect about you? 

Your data, your choice. Discover what kind of data Dun & Bradstreet has on you.

Dun & Bradstreet does not have the same data for all people. It depends what data you or our partners gave us. Remember, the data we collect not only empowers businesses, organizations and authorities, but also makes your life easier and more secure. Below, you’ll find examples of data that Dun & Bradstreet could have on you.

What data we save depends on which product was used to collect it. For more specific information on what data we collect, please contact your local Dun & Bradstreet office.

Our activities evolve around personal data. The conservation period for this data must be long enough to maintain the best possible quality and thus reduce the risk of errors. Information is stored in our systems in accordance with our retention policies. How long we keep it there depends on the legal requirements and business needs defined for each set of data. When it is no longer required, it is deleted from our systems.

Basic information

  • Family Name
  • First Name
  • Gender
  • Language
  • Birthday (or age, or supposed age range)
  • Marital status

Contact points

  • Postal address
  • Phone number
  • Mobile number
  • Facebook
  • E-mail a

Detailed data

  • Consumer interest and buying behavior. Statistical variables
  • Debt collection information. D&B DunTrade data
  • Electronic localization data. GPS location, mobile phone
  • Family composition. Who lives in a household, for example man, 43, woman, 43, child boy, 10, child boy, 15
  • Financial specifications. Used for credit reports, income, debts etc.
  • Life style data. Habits, leisure, interests
  • Profession/ education/ training. For example CEO, legal education

Communication with Dun & Bradstreet

  • E-mail content. The text content in an e-mail, stored within CRM systems for example if you write to our Customer Service
  • Sound recordings. Recordings from Customer Service and Sales
  • Electronic identification data. IP-address and cookies from your visits to our sites


If you complete our consumption surveys (or those of our partners), we will have additional data about you, based on the answers you submitted.