Updated 24 May 2018
What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer’s hard drive when you visit a website. They are used for a lot of different purposes, such as letting you navigate between pages efficiently and enhancing your experience when visiting a website. For example, they can remember your preferences.
The cookie itself does not contain personal information although it will enable us to relate your use of the Cash for Cars website to information that you have specifically and knowingly provided. The only personal information a cookie can contain is information you supply yourself. A cookie can’t read data off your hard disk or read cookie files created by other websites.
What are cookies?
Cookies are safe, they are small text files; they can’t look into your computer or read any personal information nor do they carry viruses or install anything harmful on your computer.
Tracking user traffic patterns
|‘laravel_session’||‘laravel_session’||Session cookies||Tracking traffic patterns at a generic level. No personal details are tracked|
|_ga,_gat,_gid||Session cookies||Google analytics||Tracking traffic patterns at a generic level. No personal details are tracked|
|XSRF-TOKEN||Session cookies||Cookie to protect contact us form from Spam attacks|
In addition, we use encrypted cookies to authenticate the user on each page after the user logs on to our website.
|Incap_* cookies||Session cookie||Incapsula (CDN tool) cookies||DNS tool|
|userLang||Persistent cookie||Cookie to set selected language||Sets web site to user’s preferred language|
|C2BID||Persistent cookie||Cookie to remember the user identification for the next session||Allows the web site to remember the user’s login details should they register with U-Pull-it.co.uk|
Third party cookies
We do not have access or control over cookies or other features that advertisers and third party sites may use, and the information practices of these advertisers and third parties.
|IDE||Encrypted||Google (doubleclick.net)||One of the main advertising cookies on non-Google sites, which is stored in browsers under the domain doubleclick.net|
|DSID||Encrypted||Google (doubleclick.net)||Used to link your activity across devices if you have previously signed into your Google Account on another device|
|IP_JAR||Encrypted||Google (doubleclick.net)||Google application (Ireland)|
|NID||Encrypted||Google (doubleclick.net)||To customise adverts on Google properties, such as Google search|
|Act, dpr, xs, datr, sb||Encrypted|
|___utmvbKEuEKKOB||Google Analytics||Used to automatically filter malicious activity|
|__utma||Google Analytics||Used to distinguish users and sessions.|
|__utmt||Google Analytics||Used to throttle request rate.|
|__utmb||Google Analytics||Used to determine new visits to our website.|
|__utmc||Google Analytics||used to check approximately how fast people leave: when a visit starts, and approximately ends.|
|__utmz||Google Analytics||Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached our website site.|
|__utmv||Google Analytics||Used to store visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the _setCustomVar method with a visitor level custom variable. This cookie was also used for the deprecated _setVar method. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics..|
Should I accept cookies?
Accepting the log-in cookies will enable you to access the members’ area of our website, but some other features and services (for example creating customised searches for vehicles) may not function properly or conveniently if your other cookies are disabled.
Should I keep cookies switched on?
We would like you to keep cookies ‘turned on’ while you visit our websites so you receive the best possible experience as parts of website may otherwise not work.
However if you would like to turn off cookies you can do so by editing the settings in your browser.
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These cookies help us to remember your settings when you revisit our website and therefore these continue to stay on your computer after you have visited our site.
These cookies identify that the user is moving from page to page and terminate when the user stops visiting the various pages. It is then deleted when the browser is closed.