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.
- 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:
|KWD||Stores the keyword(s) that you used to find our Website|
|Session ID||Enables us to maintain the state of your current browsing session as you move across pages on our Site, including during the application process|
|User ID||Allows you to access personal information about your account.|
|These cookies are set and updated by Google Analytics, Uncle Buck use monitor our Website performance|
|BID||Informs us if you reached our Website via one of our affiliates|
|ub_referrer||Informs us if you have reached our Website via Facebook or Google|
|ub_eca_lgnst||Is set when you log in to your customer account. Stores some of the account information for easy retrieval.|
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.
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.
Last updated 25 May 2018