Cookies

Cookies?

Cookies are small text files containing information that is stored on an internet user's PC when visiting a website. The cookie is sent back and forth between a web browser and the server it accesses. The information a cookie contains and its purpose is determined by the website operator and can be used by the web server every time you visit that site. Cookies are used to save time and make visiting web sites more efficient, to record site usage and remember information input on forms and pass information from page to page during a single user's website session. They can be used for many different reasons - from remembering login information and what is in your online shopping basket and in respect of online adverts so you see more adverts suited to what you want.

Expressaid can use cookies for statistical and functionality purposes only. We track how many individual unique users we receive and the times they visit our website. This information tells us which of our pages are most frequently visited and by which types of users and from which countries. This allows Expressaid  to see which content is more popular than others. We use Google Analytics to do this.  Expressaid can use cookies to pass information input by site users on forms on to sequential pages. The information that Expressaid collect from cookies is anonymous and does not identify people or collect personal data about website visits. Expressaid do not sell the information collected by cookies. We do not disclose the information to third parties, except where required by law (for example to government bodies and law enforcement agencies).

Managing your cookies?

You can manage how your computers or device use cookies through your browser settings. Most browsers can be altered to prevent your computer from accepting cookies. This may result in some of the features of this site and other sites not working properly and may restrict your user experience. If you don’t want to receive cookies, you can modify your browser so that it notifies you when cookies are sent to it or you can refuse cookies altogether. We cannot accept responsibility for the users level of computer competence and would suggest that you seek advice in this area. You can modify your browser settings through the menu, generally found under 'options' or 'preferences'. The following links may be helpful, otherwise you should use the 'Help' option in your browser for more details.

How to manage your cookie settings in:

Internet Explorer Firefox  Chrome Safari

There is lots of guidance available explaining what cookies are and what they can do.

Key Information about Cookies

More information to help you find out more about cookies can be found on the following links: - 

http://www.allaboutcookies.org  http://www.youronlinechoices.eu  http://www.international-chamber.co.uk/our-expertise/digitaleconomy