Cookies Policy

 

Effective from: May 2018

Cath Greene (“us”, “we” or “our”) is a (writer, author, illustrator and artist) sole trader business and endeavours to protect the privacy and security of its consumers (“you” or “your”) ~ your privacy and the security of any and all data is very important to us. However, we are not responsible for attacks, hackers and other malicious activities etc from sources beyond those detailed above.

To make www.cathgreene.com work properly, we sometimes place small data files, called cookies, on to your computer or mobile device.  Most websites do this. Cath Greene uses cookies on www.cathgreene.com. By clicking on the “accept cookies” button found in the cookie banner at the top of our website (www.cathgreene.com) you consent to the use of said cookies.

By agreeing to this cookie policy you are confirming you are 16 years of age, and over.

Our Cookies Policy explains:

·         What cookies are?

·         How we use cookies

·         How third-parties we may partner with may use cookies on www.cathgreene.com

·         Your choices regarding cookies

·         Further information about cookies.

 

1. What are cookies?   

Cookies are small pieces of text sent to your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows www.cathgreene.com or a third-party to recognise and make your next visit easier and more useful to you, so you don’t have to keep re-entering data whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another (e.g. “remembering” the previous page or items saved to a shopping cart)

  • Cookies can be:

 ~ "Session" ~ Erased when you close the browser

Or

~ "Persistent" ~ Remains on your computer or device for a predefined period of time

  • And are:

~ First-party cookies ~ are set by the web server of the visited page and share the same domain. In this instance those cookies are generated by www.cathgreene.co.uk

Or

~ Third-party cookies ~ are stored by a different domain to the visited page’s domain. We currently only have third-party cookies from www.squarespace.com (here’s a link to their privacy and cookie policies) for analytical purposes


We (Cath Greene & Squarespace) use both session and persistent cookies on www.cathgreene.com

 

2. How Cath Greene uses cookies 

When you use and access www.cathgreene.com, we may place a number of cookie files in your web browser. You are free to delete (or block) these at anytime and you can do so via your browser settings or history logs. 

  • We use cookies for the following purposes: 

~ To enable certain functions of www.cathgreene.com (the website and its pages are displayed properly, quickly and fully functional)

~ To provide analytics (IP address, dates, times and pages visited etc are logged for analytical purposes only)

~ To store your preferences (language, fonts size etc)

~ To enable advertisements delivery; including behavioural advertising (www.cathgreene.com DOES NOT currently support or have any third-party advertising on its website.)

~ Essential cookies. (We may use essential cookies to authenticate users and prevent fraudulent use of user accounts)

  • Third-party cookies:

In addition to our own cookies, we may also use various third-parties cookies (www.squarespace.com) to report usage statistics and analytics of www.cathgreene.com and so on.

 

3. What are your choices regarding cookies   

If you'd like to delete cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies, please visit the help pages of your web browser. Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.

 

4. Where can your find more information about cookies   

You can learn more about cookies and on the following third-party websites:   

 

We are not and can not be held responsible for attacks, hackers and other
malicious activities etc from sources beyond those detailed above.