At Consumer High Street, we are dedicated to safeguarding the privacy of our website and users personal information. We respect the trust and great responsibility you place in us to protecting your privacy. This policy will explain how information is collected using cookies, why it's collected and how it can improve your online experience.
Purpose for cookies:
A cookie consists of information sent by a web server to a web browser, and stored by the browser. The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser request a page from the server. This enables the web server to identify and track the web browser.
Cookies are also used for collecting information about your computer. Your IP address, length of visit on websites, geographical location, browser type, website navigation, pages viewed, referral source and version of your operating system.
Cookies can be first party, which is set by and only working with the website you are visiting, or third party, or originating from a different site, which are usually set by advertising banners shared across sites.
Many cookie uses - such as for functional or analytical purposes - do not have an impact upon user privacy. Therefore, it is important to know that the primary privacy issue is not really in the usage of cookies, or what type of cookie is being used, but rather information gathered and how it is being used.
Consumer High Street usage:
We use both session and persistent cookies on our site. Session cookies are used to keep track of you and other users while navigating the website. Persistent cookies are used to enable our website to recognize you and other users when you visit us again. Session cookies store visitor's information. These cookies would only be temporary and will automatically be deleted when users logout from our website, or close the browser.
Persistent cookies will be stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach a specified expiry date.
Our advertisers, payment service providers may also send you cookies. We use third-party companies advertising display on our site who collects personal and some who collect non-personal information. (Depending on which links, banners or categories of search terms you enter) Some of the companies may use information outlined above (which does not include your name, address, email address or telephone number) but in other to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. These companies often use a cookie or third-party web beacon to collect this information.
Most browsers allow you to reject all cookies, while some browsers allow you to reject just third party cookies. For example, with Internet Explorer you can refuse all cookies by clicking Tools, Internet Options, Privacy, and selecting Block all cookies using the sliding selector. Blocking all cookies will however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites, including this site.