Last updated: 15/01/2021
What are Cookies
Cookies are small pieces of text sent by your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the Service or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the Service more useful to you.
Cookies can be "persistent" or "session" cookies.
Types of Cookie
We used both session and persistent cookies. A session cookies is only stored on the device for the duration of the session. Persistent cookies stay on a person’s system longer, durations detailed below.
Cookies have various purposes:
Necessary: These cookies are essential for the site to function correctly. Without these cookies you will be unable to use lots of basic features on the website e.g. logging in and booking events.
Statistics: These cookies are used to help us understand how our website is used. This helps us understand how our website is performing and if our website needs any improvements.
Preferences: These cookies help the site to be personalized to your preferences e.g. remembering what language you prefer
Marketing: These types of cookies are set by digital advertising businesses for the prime or sole purpose of managing the performance of adverts, displaying adverts, and/or building user profiles to determine the display of adverts elsewhere. This also includes third-party social sharing.
The most common function of cookies is to remember bits of information that help make browsing the web easier and more hassle-free for you. When you use and access the Free!-Recovery service we may place a number of cookie files in your browser
Example of a cookie
Expires: 10th November 2021
The cookie explained
Name = The name of the cookie
Value = The piece of information that the cookie is created to store
Domain = The website where the cookie is used
Expires = The date when the cookie will be deleted from your web browser
All modern browsers have tools to help you delete or block cookies. But it’s important to remember that many websites need cookies in order to function properly. By deleting or blocking cookies, you could also block certain personalised features and you may not be able to take full advantage of some of the website’s features.
Turning Cookies Off
You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies (Learn how here). Doing so however will likely limit the functionality of our's and a large proportion of the world's websites as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.