2. About cookies
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer (or smartphone) by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make the users’ web experience faster, convenient and personalised. The information the cookies contain is set by the server and can be used whenever the user visits the website. A cookie can be thought of as an internet user’s identification card, which tells a website when the user has returned. For example you can select a language to view a website the first time you visit it. When you visit the website again it will save your preferences and open in that language.
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
3. Cookies used on our website
These are the kinds of cookies used by the McBoffin & Company website:
- Technical cookies – These are cookies essential for the correct functioning of our website and are necessary to enable you to navigate the website and use its features.
- Analytics Cookies – These cookies are used to retrieve information about our website’s usage. They allow us to perform anonymous statistical analysis, in order to improve the user’s experience, including information about pages visited and our website’s entry points. Our website uses the following analytics cookies: Google Analytics.
4. Third party cookies
5. Managing cookies
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies and to delete cookies. The methods for doing so vary from browser to browser, and from version to version. You can however obtain up-to-date information about blocking and deleting cookies via these links:
- Chrome – https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en;
- Firefox – https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences;
- Internet Explorer – https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internetexplorer-delete-manage-cookies;
- Safari – https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201265; and
- Edge – https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4468242/microsoft-edge-browsing-data-and-privacy-microsoft-privacy.
Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites. If you block cookies, you may not be able to use all the features on our website.
This website is owned and operated by McBoffin & Company Ltd. We are registered in England and Wales under registration number 11811346, and our registered office is at International House, 24 Holborn Viaduct, London, EC1A 2BN.
You can contact us:
- by post; the registered office address
- by telephone; the contact number published on our website
- by email; firstname.lastname@example.org