What are cookies?

Cookies are small data files that are downloaded to your web browser when you visit a website and they are used to register certain interactions when a website is browsed, storing data that can be updated and recovered. These files are stored on the user's computer and contain anonymous data that poses no risk to your computer or mobile device.

The cookie lets the website record information about your visit, such as the language preference and other settings.

They can also be used to register anonymous information on how a visitor uses a website, for example from what page it was accessed.

These files help make your browsing experience better, making your next visit easier and improving your user experience. Cookies are used by most websites.

How long are cookies active for?

Basically, there are two types of cookies:

Session cookies, which expire when you leave the page or you close the web browser. In other words, they are active only while you visit our website. They are then deleted when you turn off your device.
Persistent cookies, which expire when their purpose is fulfilled or are deleted manually. All of them have an automatic deletion date and are normally used for online purchase processes, customisation or to log in so that you do not have to repeatedly enter your password.

Which cookies does Cecabank use?

At Cecabank we use the following cookies to improve your user experience on our website:

Technical Cookies: Required for you to be able browse the Cecabank website correctly and so that you can access its content without any problems.
Third-party cookies: Cecabank uses third-party cookies so that you can interact with third-party social content.
Analytical cookies: We use cookies that allow us to carry out statistical assessment and analysis of how our users use our website. This helps us to understand your browsing activity in order to improve your user experience. Cecabank uses Google Analytics, Google's web analysis service. Information on how these cookies are used is available in the Google Analytics Privacy Policy (the URL that links to Google's Privacy Policy is: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=es=)

Can I disable cookies?

You can allow, block or delete the cookies installed in your equipment through the settings of the web browser options installed on your computer. Web browsers usually allow cookies by default. When you accept Cecabank's cookies policy you are allowing them to be installed on your computer or mobile device.
Each web browser has different settings. Instructions to manage or block cookies on the following web browsers are indicated below:

Internet Explorer

1. Click on Internet Explorer's tools icon and then on Internet Options.
2. Click on the Privacy tab and move the slider to the privacy level you desire. Then click on Accept.
3. As you move the slider, Internet Explorer offers you a description of the types of cookies that are blocked or allowed at each privacy level.

Firefox

1. At the top of the Firefox window, click on the Firefox icon and select Options.
2. Select the Privacy panel.
3. In Firefox select: Use a customised set-up for browser history.
4. Select the Accept Cookies option to activate them and close it to deactivate them.
5. Choose how long cookies will be stored for:
a. Maintain until: they expire: the cookie will be deleted on its expiry date, which is set up by the site that sent the cookie.
b. Maintain until: close Firefox: cookies that are stored in your computer will be deleted when Firefox is closed.
c. Maintain until: always ask: it shows an alert every time a website tries to send a cookie, asking if you wish to store it.
6. Click on Accept to close the Options window.

Chrome

1. Click on the Chrome menu on the toolbar of the web browser.
2. Select Settings.
3. Click in Show Advanced Options.
4. In the “Privacy” section, click on the Content Setup icon.
5. In the "Cookies" section, you can set up the options indicated below:
a. Delete cookies.
b. How to block cookies by default.
c. How to allow cookies by default.
d. Save cookies and details of sites by default until the web browser is closed.
e. Include exceptions of cookies from specific domains or websites.

Safari

1. Go to Preferences and in the Privacy panel select Block Cookies.
2. Select your preferred option:
a. Advertising and third-party cookies.
b. Always
c. Never

Opera

1. Access the section Settings > Options > Advanced > Cookies
a. Accept cookies. Accept all (default)
b. Only accept cookies from the website visited. Third-party cookies are rejected for external domains that are being visited.
c. Never accept cookies. All cookies are rejected.

IPhone

1. On the home screen select Settings > Safari and carry out one of the actions below:
a. Choose Accept cookies and then your preferred option:
i. “Never”
ii. “Those visited”
iii. “Always”
b. To delete all cookies from Safari select Settings > Safari > Delete cookies and data

Android

1. Open the Android web browser, select Menu and access the Settings option.
2. In the Security and Privacy section select or deselect the option Accept Cookies.
3. Restart the web browser to implement the changes.

Windows Phone

1. In Internet Explorer select More > Settings. You can also access Internet Explorer settings via the Settings option in the list of applications.
2. Select or deactivate the option Allow cookies on the telephone to allow or block the storage of cookies.