Our Cookie Policy

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files which are stored on a user’s computer specific to the individual and company. As the user visits a website, they leave a copy of their cookie at the destination. This can then be accessed by a web server or client computer. Knowing a user’s cookie can help the landing website provide a more tailored experience for the user, depending on the activity stored on the cookie.

Our Cookie Policy

Our cookie policy applies to Factoring.org.uk and any website operated by factoring.org.uk including mobile applications. Factoring.org.uk may collect cookies automatically, the cookies used are:

  1. Session Cookies: These temporary cookies enable the user to carry information across different pages without having to re-enter information. It closes as the browser session ends.
  2. Analytics Cookies: One important piece of information our site collects is the analytics. We collect data such as which pages are landed on and which content is enjoyed most. This enabled us to provide the best possible experience to the user. The analytics tool we use on Factoring.org.uk is Google Analytics, provided by Inc.
  3. Ad Management Cookies: A further use of a user’s cookies is to provide tailored ads from other sites. We use an ad management service provided by Google Inc. called DoubleClick. Privacy policy here: http://www.google.com/doubleclick/privacy/ and opt out via http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/.
  4. ClickTale: This site uses ClickTale web analytics service. ClickTale may record mouse clicks, mouse movements, scrolling activity as well as text you type in this website. This site does not use ClickTale to collect any personally identifiable information entered in this website. ClickTale does not track your browsing habits across web sites which do not use ClickTale services. For more information see Privacy Policy for Information Collected by the ClickTale Web Analytics Service. We are using the information collected by ClickTale service to track visitor behaviour in order to provide the best possible experience for our visitors. You can choose to disable the Service at http://www.clicktale.net/disable.html.

How to manage cookies

This Cookie Policy forms part of and is assimilated into this website’s Terms and Conditions. By accessing this website (on any device), the user expresses full consent that this Cookie Policy will apply in the manner and for the sole purposes set out above.

Should the user require, they can restrict access or block cookies to any website. Below are the links that explain how to manage cookies depending on the user’s browser. Note that these settings apply to all websites not just this one:

However, be advised that restricting cookies in any form may impact the functionality of this website.

More information about how to manage or restrict cookies can be found here: www.aboutcookies.org