We use cookies on our website www.unclebuck.co.uk (the “Website”). By using our Website you agree to the use of cookies. Ways in which you can disable cookies are explained below.

Cookies are small pieces of text used to store information on web browsers. Cookies are used to store and receive identifiers and other information on computers, phones and other devices. Cookies help web applications to respond to you as an individual by gathering and remembering information about your preferences and which pages you visit. Some cookies only exist whilst users are online but persistent cookies – which are not session-based – remain on the user’s computer, so that the individual can be recognised as a previous visitor when the individual next visits the website. A cookie in no way gives access to your computer or any information about you, other than the information you choose to share when using web applications.

We use cookies:

  • to make our website easier for you to use;
  • to collect information about your computer, including, where available, your IP address, operating system and browser type;
  • for system administration; and
  • to report information to our advertisers

We do not store sensitive information such as account numbers or passwords in persistent cookies. The cookies we use, together with an explanation of what they do are set out below.

The cookies we use are:

Cookie NamePurpose
KWDStores the keyword(s) that you used to find our Website.
viewed_cookie_policyDetermines whether you have agreed to the use of cookies on our Website.
Session IDEnables us to maintain the state of your current browsing session as you move across pages on our Site, including during the application process.
User IDAllows you to access personal information about your account.
These cookies are set and updated by Google Analytics, Uncle Buck use these to monitor our Website performance.
BIDInforms us if you reached our Website via one of our affiliates.
ub_referrerInforms us if you have reached our Website via Facebook or Google.
ub_eca_lgnstIs set when you log in to your customer account. Stores some of the account information for easy retrieval.
These cookies are set and updated by the HubSpot marketing platform. Uncle Buck uses these to monitor our website performance.
_hs_do_not_trackThis cookie can be set to prevent the HubSpot tracking code from sending any information to HubSpot.
hs_ab_testThis cookie is used to consistently serve visitors the same version of a HubSpot A/B test page they’ve seen before.
<id>_keyWhen visiting a password-protected page, this HubSpot cookie is set so future visits to the same page from the same browser do not require login again. The cookie name is unique for each password-protected page.
_hsmemThis cookie is set when visitors login to a HubSpot-hosted site.

Please see the site “How Google uses data when you use our partners’ sites or apps” at www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners for more information in respect of our use of Google analytics.

Web tools

In addition to using cookies, we might also use web tools, such as Mouseflow and Facebook tracking pixels, to collect information about your browsing activities whilst on our Website. In this respect, the information that is provided is similar to the information supplied by cookies, and we use if for the same purpose. Our use of Facebook tracking pixels allows our advertising to be seen by you when you access Facebook.

Any information that we acquire about you using cookies or web tools that can identify you is subject to the same restrictions and conditions as any other personal information we collect about you.


Some of our advertisers may also use cookies or web tools that are set by other people such as advertising agencies, or the businesses to which the advertisements in question relate. We do not have access to any information that might be collected in this way, and, if you are concerned, you should contact the advertiser for more information.

The Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2011 require that cookies can only be placed on a computer where the user has given their express consent. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can also usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you set your web browser to decline their use, you will have only limited functionality in the use of our Website. When you first access our Website, we will provide you with information on the cookies we use and we will take your continued use of the Website as acceptance of our use of cookies.

Last updated 03 April 2019