What is a cookie?
1. "A cookie is a small delicious cake."
2. "A cookie, also known as an HTTP cookie, web cookie, or browser cookie, is a piece of data stored by a website within a browser, and then subsequently sent back to the same website by the browser. Cookies were designed to be a reliable mechanism for websites to remember things that a browser had done there in the past, which can include having clicked particular buttons, logging in, or having read pages on that site months or years ago." (Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTTP_cookie)
Cookies, in the second instance, are integral in the functioning of ShoppingVouchers.co.uk and practically every website on the Internet.
On some occasions when you use one of our vouchers we earn a commission. When you click on a voucher a cookie is placed on your computer to identify that you came from our site. The retailer then knows who to pay commission too.
Delete or block our cookies
If you want to delete or block our cookies you can do so using your browser's settings. There's more infomaton available including guides on how you can do this AboutCookies.org
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If you would like to know more about ShoppingVouchers.co.uk, cookies, or anything we're up to then please get in touch. We'll be glad to hear from you.
List of Cookies
We store all our information in one encrypted cookie called 'fuelcid'. Here's a list of everything that it contains:
|This cookie is set to true if you are currently logged in
|Your unique ID so we know who you are, and we can remember you the next time you visit.
|An encrypted version of your password so we can authenticate you.
|Any success message is stored here to display on the next page.
|Any error messages are stored here to display on the next page.
This cookie keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred.
Holds timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor first visits the site
Holds timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor leaves the site
Keeps track of where the visitor came from, what search engine they used, what link was clicked on, what keyword they used, and where in the world they are when they accessed the website.