COOKIE POLICY – WHATWEWANT LTD

August 2019

1.Definition

Cookies are small text files placed on your device when you visit our app and are used to make the users experience more efficient. We are able to store cookies on your computer where they are necessary for the operation of the app however, for non-essential cookies we need your permission.

This cookie policy applies to our app, WhatWeWant (the “App”). Our website domain is www.whatwewant.co.uk,and this Privacy Policy applies equally to the website. References to the “App” shall also be deemed to include said website.

2.How we use Cookies

We do not track individual users or use cookies to identify individuals. We use cookies to recognise you and your preferences, improve our app's performance and collect analytical information for ourselves and our business partners. Without the knowledge gained we would not be able to provide the service we do.

3.'Session' and 'Persistent' Cookies

'Session cookies' allow us to track your actions during a single browsing session, but they do not remain on your device afterwards.

'Persistent cookies' remain on your device between sessions. We use them to authenticate you and to remember your preferences. We can also use them to balance the load on our servers and improve your experience on our app.

Session and persistent cookies can be either first or third party cookies. A first-party cookie is set by the app being viappd; a third-party cookie is set by a different app. Both types of cookie may be used by us or our business partners.

Third Party Cookies we use include: Google Analytics, which is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. The cookies used by Google Analytics help us to analyse how users use the app and to count the number of people who use the app. Google Analytics and Google Admob store your IP address anonymously and neither us or Google associate your IP address with any personally identifiable information.

We will use cookies when gathering data on the following:

  • The data you provide during sign-up to the app
  • The gifts you may upload to the app
  • Amounts of money being transferred and from which parties
4.Disclaimer

All our cookies are categorised by the role they fulfil on our app:

  • a. Strictly Necessary: these are essential to enable you to move around our app and use features such as secure services. Without these cookies such services could not be provided;
  • b. Functionality: allow the app to remember your choices and to personal certain features. These cookies may be anonymised and cannot track your browsing activity on other apps; and
  • c. Performance: collect information as to how users use the app. These cookies don't collect information that identifies a visitor. The information collected is aggregated and used to improve our app.
  • d. None of the cookies employed are classified as Behavioural Targeting.

If at any time you wish to disable our cookies, you may do so through the settings on your browser. However, if you choose to disable or delete our cookies that will prevent certain important areas and features of our service from functioning properly. (but if you do so you will not be able to use certain important features of our service). You can find additional information at AboutCookies.org.

Notwithstanding, the audit undertaken regarding our cookies, it is possible we may have missed one from our list above. If you happen to find one that is being set on our app, please let us know.