Cookies Policy

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This document was created using a Contractology template available at http://www.freenetlaw.com.

 

About cookies

This website uses cookies.  By using this website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to Career Tune-up’s use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.

Cookies are files sent by web servers to web browsers, and stored by the web browsers.

The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.  This enables a web server to identify and track web browsers.

There are two main kinds of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies.  Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.

 

Cookies on our website

Career Tune-up uses the following cookies on this website, for the following purposes:

  • Google Analytics Cookies to gather statistical information
  • Google Adsense Cookies to provide interest based advertising
  • Shareaholic Cookies to enable social sharing

 

Google cookies

Career Tune-up uses Google Analytics to analyse the use of this website.  Google Analytics generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users’ computers.  The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the website. Google will store and use this information.  Google’s privacy policy is available at: http://www.google.com/privacypolicy.html.

Career Tune-up publishes Google Adsense interest-based advertisements on this website.  These are tailored by Google to reflect your interests.  To determine your interests, Google will track your behaviour across the web using cookies.  You can view, delete or add interest categories associated with your browser using Google’s Ads Preference Manager, available at: http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/.  You can opt-out of the Adsense partner network cookie at: http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html.  However, this opt-out mechanism uses a cookie, and if you clear the cookies from your browser your opt-out will not be maintained. To ensure that an opt-out is maintained in respect of a particular browser, you should use the Google browser plug-in available at: http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/plugin.

 

Other third party cookies

When you use this website, you may also be sent the following third party cookies, which may be used for the following purposes:

  • We give users the option to share our stories on social networks such as Facebook and Twitter. To deliver this service we link to the third party websites Shareaholic. If you use our share buttons you will be directed to a website controlled by Shareaholic. We have no control over the cookies that Shareaholic set when you use its services. You can opt out of Shareaholic cookies at https://shareaholic.com/privacy/choices.

 

Refusing cookies

Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies.

In Internet Explorer, you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector.

In Firefox, you can adjust your cookies settings by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Privacy”.

Blocking cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of some websites.