Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy – April 2020

Like many websites and Apps, we use cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and allows us to improve our site.

What are cookies and why do we use them?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree when you visit our site. They help us keep track of things like the number of times you have visited, how long you have spent on the site and what you have done.

What cookies do we use?

We use the following cookies:

Strictly necessary cookies

These cookies are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website such as your account or to use our calculator.

Analytical or Performance cookies

These cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how users move around our website when they are using it. This helps us analyse and improve the performance of our website and to ensure that users and finding what they are looking for easily. They also help us improve the website by measuring any errors that occur.

Functionality cookies

These cookies are used to recognise you when you return to our website. We are then able to personalise our content for you, greet you by your name an remember your preferences.

Targeting cookies

Targeting cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed.  We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use below:

Cookie Title/Name
Purpose
Strictly necessary
Security cookie
Allows you to log into your account securely
yes
Calculator cookie
Allows use of the calculator to give you an idea what we might be able to lend to you.
yes
Language preference
This helps us to remember your language preference.
No
Google analytics
Measures website usage.
No. Please see Google or adjust browser settings (as per below) to remove.
Amplitude
Measures website usage.
No. Please see Amplitude or adjust browser settings (as per below) to remove.
Facebook
Marketing.
No. Please see Facebook or adjust browser settings (as per below) to remove.

Third party cookies

There may also be third parties which provide us with content and functionality on our website, some of whom will use cookies, over which we have no control. These third parties may include, for example, advertising networks and providers of services like web traffic analysis.  Third party cookies are likely to be analytical or performance cookies or targeting cookies. To deactivate the use of third-party advertising cookies, you may visit Settings and manage the use of these type of cookies.

Your control over cookies

By using our site, you accept our Cookie policy. You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you block all cookies (including necessary ones), you may not be able to access all or parts of our website. You may refuse to accept cookies by altering the settings on your internet browser but in some cases by doing so may impact your ability to use our website or certain parts of it.