Cookie & Privacy Policy

1. Introduction is a reputable casino comparison and entertainment affiliate website. We place a high value on the privacy of all our users and are fully committed to keeping our customers’ data safe. We use cookies in order to ensure that the site functions correctly and to improve your browsing experience overall.

In this Cookie & Privacy Policy, we define and explain what information we collect through the use of cookies and how we use that information. We only use personal data if we have a valid business reason to do so. The use of cookies is standard practice across most websites.

Please note that those under the age of 18 should not access our website, products or services.

2. Non-personal Information

We use cookies to collect statistical information and other analytical data automatically from site visitors. Non-personal data is technical and aggregated data that cannot be used to identify you specifically. It is typically gathered via your use of the website and transmitted automatically from the computer or device that you are using.

The kind of information gathered includes: which browser and operating system you’re using; what kind of device; the time and date you visit our website; information about how you navigate and use the site; your choice of language and what country and time zone you’re in.

We may also employ various analytical tools, for example, Google Analytics and/or Hotjar, to look at how our visitors generally access and use the website. This also gives us an improved understanding of website activity and internet usage.

3. What is a Cookie?

A “cookie” is a text-only file that a website assigns and stores on your computer while you are viewing a given website. Cookies are often essential to the smooth running of a website and can be used for various different purposes.

This includes enabling you to navigate between pages efficiently and the automatic activation of certain key features, remembering your preferences on your behalf and making it easier for you to interact with our products and services. Cookies are primarily intended to improve your browsing experience and can store information related to your specific interests as well as saving your settings and preferences. Cookies are downloaded to your device when you visit the website and then automatically returned to our website when you visit the site again.

You can disable cookies on your device at any time by updating your browser settings and deleting cookies – just for a specific website, or for all websites you have visited. However, it’s important to note that many cookies are critical for ensuring our website functions properly. If these cookies are disabled, certain features of the website may not work and your browsing experience may be impaired.

Clicking ‘accept’ to our cookie policy notice means you are giving us consent to process your data as explained above. We will not share your Personal Data with third parties without receiving prior consent.

4. Types of Cookies Used

When accessing our website for the first time, you will be asked to accept our Cookie & Privacy Policy which explains our use of website cookies. The three main types of cookies we use on the XYZ website are detailed below.

a. Session Cookies

Session cookies are only active while you’re on our website. These are necessary to ensure that the website functions optimally and are deleted the minute you close your browser. Session cookies are vital for ensuring that you have an optimal experience when using the website.

b. Functional Cookies

We use functional cookies to save your personal preferences and settings on the site. This means that when you make a return visit to our site, this information can be automatically retrieved to help improve your browsing experience.

Functional cookies might enable us, for example, to greet you in person, and remember what language you prefer. Functional cookies are also used to customize the information you see when you visit the site, making sure that your experience reflects your personal interests.

c. Analytic Cookies

Analytic cookies are used to log non-personal information about visits to our website along with user behaviour while on the site. These cookies are used to improve our services to you as well assess how our content and campaigns are performing.

Through analytic cookies, we can tell, for example, how many users have viewed a certain page as well as their country of origin. We can also see how visitors, in general, navigate the site. The data is used for internal statistical analysis and enables us to study website trends as well as enhance the user experience, for example, by ensuring users can easily find what they are looking for. We also use analytic cookies to identify any technical errors.

5. How to Manage Cookie Settings

Most web browsers enable you to amend your cookie preferences whenever you want. You can reject or delete cookies within your browser settings however if you choose to block all cookies, your browsing experience could be impaired. For more detailed information on how to manage cookies, please visit this site here.

6. Privacy Policy Updates

We reserve the right to periodically amend or update our Privacy Policy at any time so we recommend that you check this page from time to time to ensure you are happy with your privacy settings. Changes to our Cookie & Privacy Policy will become effective immediately as soon as we published details of amendments here.

Date last updated: 13th November, 2018.