Date of last update: 4 July 2016
What are cookies?
small text files which a website may put on your computer or mobile device when
you visit a website or page. The cookie will help the website, or another
website, to recognise your device the next time you visit. Web beacons or other
similar files can also do the same thing. We use the term “cookies” in this
policy to refer to all files that collect information in this way.
many functions cookies serve. For example, they can help us remember your
username and preferences, analyse how well our website is performing or even
allow us to recommend content we believe will be most relevant to you.
cookies contain personal information – for example, if you click “remember me”
when logging in, a cookie will store your username. Most cookies won’t collect
information that identifies you, and will instead collect more general
information such as how users arrive at and use our websites, or a user’s
What sort of cookies does Wealth Club use?
our cookies perform up to three different functions:
1. Essential cookies
are essential for the operation of our website. For example, some cookies allow
us to identify authenticated users to ensure they can access the member-only
pages. If a member opts to disable these cookies, they will not be able to
access all the content they are entitled to.
2. Performance Cookies
We use other
cookies to analyse how our visitors use our websites and to monitor website
performance. This allows us to provide a high-quality experience by customising
our offering and quickly identifying and fixing any issues. For example, we might
use performance cookies to keep track of which pages are most popular, which
method of linking between pages is most effective, and to determine why some
pages are receiving error messages.
3. Functionality Cookies
functionality cookies to remember your preferences. For example, cookies save
you the trouble of typing in your username every time you access the site, and
recall your customisation preferences, such as font-sizes.
What specific cookies does Wealth Club use?
- Sessionid , Cpn,
Expires: When you close your browser
Non personally identifying values we use to deliver the features and services offered by this website. May not always be served by the website
Expires: One year after being set
This helps to keep your use of the site secure. It is designed to prevent your data submissions to us from being hijacked.
Expires: One month after being set
This tells us whether or not you have filled in our investor vetting questionnaire available on our website.
Expires: One year after being set
This is used by a 3rd party who helps us to track the performance of the website and ensure it is free from errors.
- _ga, _cfduid
Expires: 1-2 years after being set
These cookies are used by a 3rd party who help us to record visitor numbers and traffic sources.
Can a website user block cookies?
explained above, cookies help you get the most out of our website.
you do wish to disable our cookies please follow the instructions below for the most common browsers. The
instructions detailed below were correct at time of writing.
remember that if you do choose to disable cookies, you may find certain
sections of our website do not work properly.
Internet Explorer 8, 9 and 10
- Open Internet
Explorer, click on tools and then choose Internet Options
- Select the
Privacy tab and then click the ‘Advanced’ button
- Check the
‘Override automatic cookie handling’ checkbox, select your custom options,
click OK and then OK again
- Open Google
Chrome, click on the spanner icon (settings) in the top right of the page and
click the ‘Show advanced settings’ link at the bottom of the page
- Under Privacy,
click on ‘Content settings...’ and under Cookies, select your preferences and
then press OK
- To close the
settings page, simply close the tab it was opened in
- Open Firefox,
click on the orange Firefox button in the top left of the page, select options
and then select options
- Select the
‘Privacy’ tab and then select ‘Use custom settings for history’. This will
reveal further options
- Select your
custom cookie options starting from ‘Accept cookies from sites’ and below and
then click OK
- Other browsers
Safari 5.1 + (the later editions)
- Go to the Safari Menu, click 'About', to determine which version of Safari you are using
- From the Safari Menu, click on 'Preferences
- Once in the Safari preference window, click 'Privacy'
- Set your preferences for accepting cookies next to 'Block Cookies'
- Select 'Parties and Advertisers' - 'Always' or 'Never'
- If there are any website data/cookies being stored, click 'Details'
- If you wish to remove the data, highlight the information and click 'Remove'
- If you wish to remove the data from all the sites, simply click 'Remove All'
- Now you are finished, click 'Done' to return to the preference window
If your browser is not listed above, or if new versions of the browsers have been released, perform a Google search for cookie settings for your browser to find to relevant information or head to www.allaboutcookies.org for details on how to block or remove cookies from the latest web browsers.
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