This policy is effective from 07-05-2018
What are cookies?
A cookie is a piece of information (a small text file) that a website puts on your computer/ device the first time you visit a site so it can remember something about your device or you at a later date.
Typically, cookies only contain two pieces of data: a unique user ID and a site name. You can find more information about cookies by visiting
www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.eu .
The cookies on our website freepricecomapre.com are either set by us or by trusted third party technology partners and fall into the following categories:
Cookies are also set by third parties on the Website or these are set by us using the third parties cookie code. More information about cookies placed by third parties and how to restrict or block their cookies can be accessed by following the link to their website.
|Google Analytics||Google Analytics is a simple, easy-to-use tool that helps website owners measure how users interact with website content. For more information about cookies it stores,https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage|
|utm_source, utm_medium, utm_campaign, utm_term and utm_content||All these utm parameters are used to identify the source of visitors and attribute further sessions for accurate reporting.|
|HasOffers||HasOffers is the leading performance marketing platform. It places cookies mainly the transaction ID itself so that it can quickly be retrieved on conversion. Besides the IP address and geographical location, no information is obtained from the user. For more information read here, https://help.tune.com/hasoffers/pixel-tracking/#placing-cookie-in-users-browser|
|aff1_params, aff2_params, aff3_params, fpc_affiliate_medium||Affiliates sends visitors on our website. These cookies are stored to generate accurate reports of visitors and conversions. Apart from your public ip address, no personal information stored through these cookies.|
|WordPress Cookies||Our website is developed in WordPress – a php CMS. So our website uses some default WordPress cookies. For more information read here, https://codex.wordpress.org/WordPress_Cookies|
Performance based cookies
We want to ensure we provide a good user experience for our website users. These types of cookies allow us to observe how visitors use our website freepricecompare.com. These cookies provides us with anonymous analytics on how many users visit the website, where they have originated from and the pages they visit on freepricecomapre.com so that we as a website can continue to improve d further develop the website and our services for our customers. These cookies also help us understand the efficiency of our advertising.
|Google Analytics||Collects analytical information about how you / user uses the site so that we can improve our site
Functionality based cookies
These types of cookies allows you/ users to set and store preferences for the website, such as when you login to post comments or where you‘ve chose the option to customise elements of the layout or content on our website. These cookies may also help us to debug, optimise and monitor the effectiveness of the website.
|Social media integration https://dev.twitter.com/web/overview/privacy|
|Social media integration on freepricecompare.com https://facebook.com/policy.php|
|Social media integration on freepricecompare.com https://twitter.com/en/privacy|
|Google+||Social media integration on freepricecompare.com https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en|
|Social media integration on freepricecompare.com https://policy.pinterest.com/en/privacy-policy|
|Social media integration on freepricecompare.com https://getsentry.com/privacy|
|Youtube||Social media integration on freepricecompare.com http://www.kampyle.com/privacy-policy/|
|Reviews.co.uk||Review collection and management platform https://www.reviews.co.uk/front/privacypolicy|
|Has offer||Technology to measure, analyse, and optimize performance https://www.reviews.co.uk/front/privacypolicy|
These types of cookies allow third parties such as facebook to recognise what you might find interesting, allowing a more tailored and relevant selection of ads to be displayed when you browse the World Wide Web / internet. Advertisements usually won’t just be from freepricecompare.com, but build an overall, but anonymous, picture of individuals’ preferences based how they have surfed the world wide web / internet, in order to deliver more relevant ads. You may see “interest based” ads on our website freepricecomapre.com, but also on trusted third party websites using data collected about your browsing activities on our website.
|Google AdWords||Tracks performance of advertising campaigns on Google AdWords. http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/ads/|
|Yahoo||Tracks performance of advertising campaigns on Yahoo. https://policies.yahoo.com/us/en/yahoo/privacy/index.htm|
|Facebook Ads||Tracks performance of advertising campaigns on Facebook Ads. https://www.facebook.com/policy.php|
|Twitter Ads||Tracks performance of advertising campaigns on Twitter Ads. https://support.twitter.com/articles/20169693|
|Bing||Tracks performance of advertising campaigns on Bing ads. https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/privacystatement/default.aspx|
|YouTube Ads||Tracks performance of advertising campaigns on YouTube Ads. https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en-GB|
You may refuse to accept cookies by managing the settings on your browser. For more information about how to manage cookies, look at your browser ‘help / settings’ or visit www.youronlinechoices.eu. And www.allaboutcookies.org
Please note, if you disable cookies, you may not be able to access or use some parts or functionality of our website.
Usually cookies are commonly used on the Internet/ World Wide Web and do not harm your computer system or any device you may use to go on to our site.