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Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving your user experience. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests. Cookies in themselves do not identify the individual user, just the computer or mobile device you are using via a randomly generated identifying tag.
- To provide information that can help us understand what interested you about our website and emails and what did not. This helps us provide you with more personalised features, and more relevant information on subsequent visits
- To record information such as aspects of your last search, to make subsequent searches faster and also to enable us to tailor equals.financial to your preferences.
- To measure the effectiveness of our marketing and social media campaign and how visitors use our site.
The cookies used on equals.financial have been categorised based on the categories found in the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) UK Cookie guide.
Category 1: Strictly Necessary Cookies
These Cookies enable services you have specifically asked for
These Cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around equals.financial and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these Cookies, services you have asked for or requested, such as financial education, planning, insurance, e-billing etc., may not be provided.
Category 2: Performance Cookies
These Cookies collect anonymous information on the pages visited
These Cookies collect information about how visitors use equals.financial, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These Cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these Cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how equals.financial works.
Category 3: Functionality Cookies
These Cookies remember choices you make to improve your experience
These Cookies allow equals.financial to remember choices you make (such as your user name, email address, or personal profile information) and provide enhanced, more personal features. These Cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customise.
Strictly Necessary, Performance and Functionality Cookies
We need to use these three categories of Cookie to maintain equals.financial‘s effectiveness, ease of use, and to provide you with a seamless experience. As such we have not provided an opportunity for these to be disabled independently, and by using our site and online services you are agreeing that we can place these types of Cookies on your PC.
How to manage or opt out of Cookies
If you’d prefer to restrict, block or delete Cookies from equals.financial, you can use your browser to do this. www.aboutcookies.org gives full details of how to manage Cookies on different types of web browser. If you decide not to allow equals.financial as a “trusted site”, please be aware that you will be unable to use the site. You can find more information about Cookies at: