Cookies are small text files that are stored on the hard disk or computer memory that access or visit the pages of certain websites in order to learn the user preferences when they reconnect. Cookies stored on the user's hard drive cannot read the data on it, access personal information or read cookie files created by other providers.
About Google Analytics
__ga: This cookie generates a unique user ID that is used to count how many times a user visits the website. It also records the time of the first and last visit, new visits or sessions, time of entering the website, user origin, i.e., from where you accessed this website, how you found it, and also logs the keywords used to find this website, and checks whether to keep the session open or to create a new session.
This cookie is updated each time the data is sent to Google Analytics. This is a persistent type cookie and expires after two years.
More information about Google Analytics cookies can be found through this link: https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage
Functionality and targeting cookies
- Targeting or advertising cookies: These cookies collect information about the advertisements viewed by users of SPZ FREETRADE services. They are used to measure the duration and frequency of advertising campaigns, user interaction with these campaigns, and the effectiveness of an advertising campaign by gathering information about your browsing habits. These cookies help to provide advertising that is more relevant to you and your interests.
- Third party advertising cookies: Aside from advertisements managed by SPZ FREETRADE on our services, some ads are also placed by third party advertising networks ("Ad-Servers"). These third parties can store cookies shared by SPZ FREETRADE, and therefore have access to the information stored within them
The way in which the user can disable cookies depends on the browser or browsers you use. All browsers allow you to change settings related to cookies. Here are the steps to take locate that setting on the major browsers used today:
- Firefox: http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences
- Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/windows-vista/block-or-allow-cookies
- Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en
- Safari: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1677?viewlocale=en_US
If the user prevents the activation of cookies or deactivates them if they had been previously authorized, this may affect the operation of some features of the website.
Similarly, we will also be unable to obtain information about users browsing our website, which will prevent or make it difficult for us to improve the information and content published and its presentation.
Changes or updates to our cookies policies
It is possible that the structure and functionality of this web site may be modified in order to add new sections, services or content, which may mean changes to its use and therefore our cookies policy. We therefore recommend that each time users access our website they review our cookies policy published in case there have been any changes since your last visit.