Types of cookies
There are different types of cookies:
Session cookies are temporary and are deleted as soon as you close your browser. These facilitate various tasks such as allowing a website to identify that a user of a particular device is navigating from page to page, supporting website security or basic functionality.
Persistent cookies are stored on your computer until they expire or you remove them. Many are built with automatic deletion dates to help ensure your hard drive doesn’t get overloaded. They allow a website to remember your actions and preferences.
Third – party cookies are owned and created by an independent company, usually a company providing a service to the owner of the website. Strictly necessary cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features. Without these cookies services you have asked for, such as applying for products cannot be provided. These cookies don’t gather information about you for the purposes of marketing.
Performance cookies collect information about how visitors use a website. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor although they may collect the IP address of the device used to access the site. All information these cookies collect is anonymous and is only used to improve how a website works, the user experience and to optimise our advertising.
Targeting cookies collect information about your browsing habits. They are usually placed by advertising networks. They remember that you have visited a website and this information is shared with other organisations such as media publishers. These organisations do this in order to provide you with targeted adverts more relevant to you and your interests.
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