Cookie Policy

This cookie policy sets out the terms according to which we use cookies. By using our website www.swyftee.com and www.getswyftee.com (the "Site"), you consent to the use of cookies on these terms.

Contents

  1. What is a cookie?
  2. How does Swyftee use cookies?
  3. What kind of cookies does Swyftee use?
  4. How to control and delete cookies

1. What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit our Site. It enables our Site to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the Site or browse from one page to another.

2. How does Swyftee use cookies?

Swyftee uses cookies for the purpose of:

  1. enabling our Site to recognise your device so you don't have to give the same information several times during an individual browsing session or across multiple sessions, e.g. filling out a form or re-entering login details (note that this does not allow us to identify you individually);
  2. measuring how many people are using our Site and services, so they can be made easier to use and there's enough capacity to ensure they are fast;
  3. analysing anonymised data to help us understand how people interact with the different aspects of our online services so we can improve them; and
  4. enabling certain additional functionalities such as currency conversion.

Cookies will not be used for any purpose other those stated above.

In particular, cookies will not be used to collect any personal data which enables the identification of an individual user of the website.

3. What kind of cookies does Swyftee use?

First Party Cookies

Swyftee uses the following first party cookies:

Name Typical content Description/Purpose Expires
SessionId   Random number   To store session data   Expires after browser closed

Third party Cookies

Swyftee uses certain third party cookies from Google Analytics for the purposes of measuring Site performance and usage activity. No personal data about you is shared.

Name Typical content Description/Purpose Expires
__utma Random number Used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utma cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. 2 years from set/update
__utmt Random number Used to throttle request rate. 10 minutes
__utmb Random number Used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utmb cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. 30 mins from set/update
__utmc Random number Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit. End of browser session
__utmz String Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. 6 months from set/update
__utmv Random number Used to store visitor-level custom variable data. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. 2 years from set/update

4. How to control and delete cookies

You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish via your browser settings.

You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit our Site and some services and functionalities may not work.

For more information about cookies or if you would like to learn how to remove cookies set on your device, visit: http://www.aboutcookies.org