Usage of cookies by Ralda & Friends

1. What are cookies?

No personal data that can identify a user will be recorded just by visiting the website. However, certain information that is neither personal nor identifiable to the user will be stored on the Ralda+Friends server with the sole purpose of facilitating user navigation and to improve website management. This information is collected by files that are commonly known as “cookies”, which record data like the User’s internet browser, their operating system, the IP from which they access the website or their website layout preferences.

For more information about cookies, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org

2. The purpose of cookies

Cookies are used to capture information about the user’s site navigation to understand and optimise the website experience.

3. Types of cookies

The cookies we use are:

Analysis cookies (Google Analytics): These allow user behaviour to be tracked and analysed in order to make improvements based on the User’s usage of the website and associated services. According to Google, Google Analytics is a free web analysis tool that primarily allows website owners to understand how their users are interacting with their website. It enables cookies on the web domain that you are using and it uses a combination of cookies called “__utma” y “__utmz” to collect information anonymously and to create website trend reports without identifying individual users.

4. Third party cookies

The cookies we use are:

Analysis cookies (Google Analytics): Specifically, the cookies we use are:

● _utmz

● _utmb

● _utma

● _utmc

For more information about Google Analytics go to: https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage

5. How to deactivate cookies

Users can stop us using cookies on their machine by changing their browser settings, but this will result in a less satisfactory navigation experience and possible errors.

It is possible to set a browser to accept or reject cookies, or to set a browser so that cookies are automatically deleted once the browser, machine or device is switched off. Cookie settings in your browser can be changed as follows:

Google Chrome in Settings > Privacy > Content settings > Cookies

Firefox in Preferences > Privacy

Internet Explorer in Tools > Internet Options > Privacy > Advanced.

Safari in Preferences > Privacy.

When you access this website for the first time, you will see a window which gives you information about the use of cookies and tells you where you can check the “Cookie Policy”. If you close the window you are consenting to the use of cookies and they will be installed on your computer. If cookies are not installed, the navigation experience and services available may be limited.

Third Party Cookies on the Website

As well as using our cookies on the Ralda+Friends website, we also allow third parties to use cookies and access your machine. The use of third party cookies is subject to their specific privacy policies, not to Ralda+Friends’ privacy policy.