Cookie Policy

This policy should be read in conjunction with our website Terms & Conditions of use.

Protecting our customers is at the heart of everything we do and protecting your information is no exception.

When you visit any website, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. This information might be about you, your preferences or your device and is mostly used to make the site work as you expect it to. The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalised web experience.

Because we respect your right to privacy, we offer you the option not to allow cookies. However, blocking cookies may impact your experience of the site and the services we are able to offer.

What are cookies and why do we use them?

Cookies make websites work better.

Cookies are small text files placed on your computer or device by websites. They provide useful information to us, which help in all sorts of ways.

Cookies help us to:

  • Analyse how our customers interact with our website so we can make improvements to the service you receive.
  • Provide access to our careers website hosted by the EasyWeb Group.
  • Help keep our website secure.
What cookies do we use?

Broadly, we use the following types of cookies on our website:

  • Session cookies that are deleted after each visit.
  • These are used to help us improve the service you receive.
  • Persistent cookies that remain in place across multiple visits to our sites.
  • These are used to ensure the website is secure and to help us improve the service you receive.
  • Third-party cookies that remain in place across multiple visits to our sites.
  • These are used to ensure the website is secure.

Some of these cookies are essential and some are optional.

A table of the cookies used on this site can be found at the end of this policy.

Essential cookies

Certain cookies are necessary in order for you to use our website. They make our website secure.

Optional cookies

These cookies are usually supplied by our business partners and help us to improve your browsing experience and make the website secure.

These can be ‘session’ or ‘persistent’ depending on what the cookie is used for. These enable us to recognise repeat visitors to the site. By matching an anonymous, randomly generated identifier, we’re able to record specific browsing information such as how you arrive at the site, the pages you view, options you select, and the path you take through the site. By monitoring this information we’re able to make improvements to our site so that it is more useful to visitors.

Third-Party cookies

In order to access our careers website hosted by the EasyWeb Group, you will need to allow cookies to gain access to the job listings page. We don’t control the setting of these cookies, so we suggest you check their website for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.

Accepting, disabling or deleting cookies

You can accept or block cookies by using the buttons on the on-screen banner or by using your browser settings.

  • IMPORTANT: By clicking ‘Accept’ you provide your consent for us to place cookies on your device.

You can also disable or delete them via your browser if you wish to, but this may restrict your access to our site. For more information about how to disable or delete cookies in your browser, please visit the ‘About Cookies’ website (

For information on how to do this on your mobile phone or tablet browser, please see the relevant support page from your device manufacturer’s website.

If you share the use of a computer, accepting or rejecting the use of cookies will affect all users of that computer.

Table of cookies used on this website

Cookie nameCookie typeDescriptionExpiration
__cfduidThird-party ( strictly necessary for site security operations and can't be turned off.1 year
cookies-enabledPersistentUsed to remember the visitor's cookie consent settings and can't be turned off.1 month
_gaPersistentGoogle Analytics cookie. Used to distinguish users.2 years
_gat_gtag_UA_*_*SessionGoogle Used to distinguish users.Session
_gidPersistentGoogle Analytics cookie. Collection of internal metrics for user activity, used to improve the user experience.1 day
wfvt_*PersistentCookie set by the Wordfence Security WordPress plugin which notes information about your general geographic location.30 minutes
wordfence_verifiedHumanPersistentCookie set by the Wordfence Security WordPress plugin to protect the site against malicious attacks.1 day

Last updated on 24th July 2019