Cookie Policy

1. What are ‘Cookies’?

This site uses cookies – small text files that are placed on your machine to help the site provide a better user experience. In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping carts, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics. As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser.

Cookies can be “persistent” meaning that it is stored on your device until it expires or you delete the cookie.  Alternatively, cookies may be temporary or “session” which are stored only in temporary memory and are not retained after the browser is closed. We do not sell, distribute or lease the information collected by cookies.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser settings to decline cookies if you prefer.

 

2. The Cookies Used by The Spirable Website

When you use and access the Spirable Website, we may place a number of cookie files in your web browser. We use cookies to enable certain functions of the Website, to provide analytics, and to store your preferences.

In addition to our own cookies, we may also use various third-party cookies.  Spirable uses third-party cookies from G2 Crowd and Pardot to tell us whether or not you have visited the Website before or to populate form fields on the Website. Spirable also uses cookies supplied by Google Analytics to report usage statistics of our Website. These analytics cookies do not provide Spirable with any personal data about you, and Spirable does not upload any personal data or data that permanently identifies a particular device to Google Analytics. For more information about Google Analytics, please click here. To opt-out of this feature by installing the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on, please click here.

 

3. Cookies Used in Connection With the Spirable Services

In connection with the Spirable Services, Spirable and/or its customers or partners may use cookies to customise your online advertising experience as an End User based on the preferences or interests known or inferred from the data collected. Spirable customers may use cookies to serve appropriate ads to you and to help track results or measure effectiveness of those ads. Cookies placed by Spirable on behalf of its customers will persist for no more than ninety (90) days, but may be renewed each time the device is encountered. Cookies placed by Spirable on behalf of its customers will not function in the European Economic Area. Cookies placed by Spirable’s customers in connection with the Spirable Services will be subject to the respective customer’s privacy policy.

 

4. How to Switch Off Cookies in Your Browser

Usually you can stop your browser from accepting cookies in general or from accepting cookies from a particular website. All modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. You can typically find these settings in the “options” or “preferences” section of your browser.  

Cookie settings in Internet Explorer

Cookie settings in Firefox

Cookie settings in Chrome

Cookie settings in Safari

Many browsers also offer private browsing windows which do not save your browsing history and which ask websites you visit not to track you.

 

5. How to Specifically Switch Off Advertising Cookies

If you are concerned about third-party cookies generated by advertisers, you can turn these off by going to the Network Advertising Initiative or Digital Advertising Alliance.  If you are in the EU, you can turn off these cookies by going to the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance.

 

6. Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. To prevent unauthorised access or disclosure of your information, we have in place suitable physical, electronic and organisational safeguards to secure the information we collect online.

 

7. Links to Other Websites

Our Website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave the Spirable Website, you should note that we do not have any control over that location.  Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide while visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this Cookie Policy.

 

Policy last updated: 20/11/2019