ASSOCIATION FOR FINANCIAL PROFESSIONALS - COOKIE NOTICE
What are web cookies?
Although this Notice refers to the general term “cookie”, which is the main method used by the AFP website to store information, the browser’s local storage space is also used for the same purpose and we may use other tracking technologies through this website such as web beacons. As a result, the information included in this Notice is likewise applicable to all such tracking technologies that we use.
You can find out more about cookies at https://gdpr.eu/cookies/.
- To let you do things on our website – for example, cookies enable you to stay signed into many of our sites without the need to re-enter your login information.
- To collect statistics – the information collected by cookies enables us to improve the website through usage figures and patterns. For example, it is really useful to see which pages of the AFP website are the most popular and how users are interacting with them.
- To improve your experience of our website – for example, to prevent you having to re-enter your membership details when you have already done so, or by ensuring that users can find what they are looking for easily.
- To ensure that our website is secure – for example, to make sure that personal information that you give to us does not fall into the wrong hands.
The table below provides more information about the cookies we use and why.
|Name of Cookie||Provider||Purpose of Cookie||Duration|
|_ga||Google Analytics||Used by Google Analytics to register a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.||2 years|
|_gid||Google Analytics||Used by Google Analytics to register a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.||24 hours|
|_gaexp||Google Optimize||Used by Google Optimize to register a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.||1 year|
|_gat_UA-7416358-1||Google Analytics||Used by Google Analytics to optimize data flow into Google Analytics.||1 minute|
|cerosdomaintracking||Ceros||Used by Ceros Content Management Platform to generate statistical data on how the visitor interacts with Ceros as well as AFP website.||1 year|
|_sftrckngckie||Sitefinity||Used by Sitefinity CMS to register a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor interacts with Progress Sitefinity.||No limit|
|_hjid||Hotjar||This cookie is set when the customer first lands on a page with the Hotjar script. It is used to assign a unique ID to the browser. This ensures that behavior in subsequent visits to the same site from the same browser will be attributed to the same user ID.||1 year|
|_hjIncludedinSample||Hotjar||This session cookie is set to let Hotjar know whether that visitor is included in the sample which is used to generate funnels.||1 year|
|_gads||AdSense DoubleClick (Google)||Used by Google Adsense to generate statistics services on how the visitor interacts with third-party ads.||2 years|
|_gcl_au||AdSense DoubleClick (Google)||Used by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services||3 months|
|_feathr_session_ID||Feathr||Used to present the visitor with relevant re-targeting ads, both AFP and third-party.||3 minutes|
|_fbp||Used to deliver relevant AFP products and services ads on Facebook platform.||1 day|
AFP also uses some cookies which are strictly necessary for you to use our services available on our website.
Website cookie acceptance
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You may opt-out of Google’s analytics cookies by visiting Google’s opt-out page - https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
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Dated April 23, 2020