What are cookies?
Cookies are small, harmless files placed on your computer's hard drive or in your browser memory when you visit a website.
What do cookies do?
Cookies help to make the interaction between users and websites faster and easier.
Some of the cookies we use help us understand how our customers use our website, for example the pages they visit and the links they click on
What our cookies don't do is store any personal or confidential information about you.
Are cookies safe?
Yes, cookies are harmless text files. They can't look into your computer or read any personal information or other material on your hard drive. Cookies can't carry viruses or install anything harmful on your computer.
Why should I keep cookies switched on?
We advise you to keep cookies active during your visits to our website because parts of the site rely on them to work properly. For example, you may not be able to access your account or apply for new products if your cookies are disabled.
Types of cookie we use
Like most websites, tyresassist.co.uk uses session cookies and persistent cookies.
We use session cookies, which last only for the duration of your visit and are deleted when you close your browser. No personally-identifiable data is collected. These simply enable us to identify that the same person is moving from page to page.
We also use certain cookies that are persistent, meaning that they last beyond your session. Persistent cookies don't use any personally identifiable information, but they do help our website remember you as a user each time you use the same computer to revisit us. Persistent cookies last for a pre-defined period unless they are deleted.
We use Google Analytics to allow us to track how popular our site is and to record visitor trends over time. You can find out more about these cookies in the table below.
Third party cookies
As well as using cookies from our advertising partners, from time to time we may also embed external content from other third party websites within our website. These include sites such as Facebook and Twitter, whose cookie usage policy you can view on their own websites.
All cookies currently used on the tyresassist.co.uk website
|Cookie Category||Cookie Owner||Purpose|
|Social Media Sharing||Facebook
|We use these cookies to enable visitors to our website share links to webpages, articles, products and functionality that they like via Facebook, Twitter and Google+.|
|Video content||Youtube||We use these cookies to bring you our video content via Youtube. These cookies contain no personally identifiable information.|
To disable cookies your website browser settings needs to be set to reject cookies; this depends on the browser being used. We have provided guidance on how to do this for popular browsers:-
For Microsoft Internet Explorer:
1. Choose the menu "tools" then "Internet Options"
2. Click on the "privacy" tab
3. Select the setting the appropriate setting
For Mozilla firefox:
1. Choose the menu "tools" then "Options"
2. Click on the icon "privacy"
3. Find the menu "cookie" and select the relevant options
For Opera 6.0 and further:
1. Choose the menu Files > "Preferences"
For further assistance please refer to help pages within your browser.
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