A cookie is a small text file that’s stored on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. We use them to:
First party cookies: These are set by the website when you use the calculator. Only this website can read them.
Session cookies: These are stored while you’re browsing. They get deleted from your device when you close your browser e.g. Internet Explorer or Safari.
Third party cookies (Google Analytics and Hotjar): These are set by someone other than the owner of the website you’re visiting.
Google Analytics is the tool which helps website and the owners of applications to understand the way in which their visitors interact with them. GA can use some cookies to collect statistical information regarding the user behaviour without personally identifying the users. We do not use the remarketing options of Google Analytics.
For more information on the cookies Google Analytics uses see https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/list-group/analyticsjs/cookie-usage
If you do not want Google collecting your data, you can opt-out. Find out more here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
You can opt-out to the creation of a user profile, Hotjar’s storing of data about your usage of our site and Hotjar’s use of tracking cookies on other websites by following this opt-out link. >https://www.hotjar.com/legal/compliance/opt-out