Last updated: 7th January 2019
1. What are Cookies?
Cookies are small files of letters and numbers that are downloaded onto your computer, mobile or any other handheld devices which you may use when accessing the website. These small pieces of text allow us to respond to you by tailoring our operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
There are two types of cookies, which can be “persistent” or “session”. A “persistent” also known as a permanent cookie is stored on your hard drive until it expires or is deleted. A “session” cookie is stored in a temporary memory, which wouldn’t be retained after the browser has been closed. A cookie in no way harms your computer or gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data that you choose to share with us.
At Cain Brothers, we use traffic log cookies to identify which pages you’re using. This helps us analyse data about our web page traffic and allow us to improve the website based on our customer’s needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then we remove the data from our system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, due to the ability monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not.
3. Choices regarding Cookies
Most web browsers automatically accept cookies. However, you can choose whether or not you want to allow cookies. You may modify your browser setting to decline them, however it may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.