Last updated 24th May 2018
Cars Exec puts small files (known as ‘cookies’) onto your computer to collect information about how you browse the site.
Cookies are used to measure how you use the website so it can be updated and improved based on your needs.
To comply with the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations we periodically conduct a Cookie Audit of our website. This Cookie Audit was last updated on 28/04/18.
Our website uses a number of cookies to store data on our visitor’s computers.
For more information about managing cookies, please see http://www.aboutcookies.org/.
How to manage, control and delete cookies
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Cookies created by this website
This website creates a number of cookies, which are referred to as first party cookies as they are specific to the host site that created them. All the first-party cookies which are created do not store any personal or sensitive information, or anything that makes you personally identifiable to us. They are used for essential functionality such as security when processing form data or for analytics which helps us use anonymous visitor data to gain a better understanding of how people use our website.
How cookies are used on Cars-Exec.com
Measuring website usage (Google Analytics)
We use Google Analytics software to collect information about how you use Cars Exec.com. We do this to help make sure the site is meeting the needs of its users and to help us make improvements, for example improving site search.
Google Analytics stores information about:
- the pages you visit on cars-exec.com
- how long you spend on each cars-exec.com page
- how you got to the site
- what you click on while you’re visiting the site
We don’t collect or store your personal information (for example your name or address) so this information can’t be used to identify who you are.
We don’t allow Google to use or share our analytics data.
Google Analytics sets the following cookies:
|_ga||This helps us count how many people visit cars-exec.com by tracking if you’ve visited before||2 years|
|_gid||This helps us count how many people visit cars-exec.com by tracking if you’ve visited before||24 hours|
|_gat||Used to manage the rate at which page view requests are made||10 minutes|
|trustedsite_session||Used by McAfee Trusted site||1 hour|
|trustedsite_visit||Used by McAfee Trusted site||24hrs|
You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies.
|wfvt_||Like _ga, this lets us know if you’ve visited before, so we can count how many of our visitors are new to cars-exec.com or to a certain page||2 years|
|trusted_visit||website visitor trust and operator of the McAfee SECUREservice, and GoDaddy||30 minutes|
|trustedsite_session||website visitor trust and operator of the McAfee SECUREservice, and GoDaddy||When you close your browser|
|wordfence_verifiedHuman||This tells us how you reached cars-exec.com (for example from another website or a search engine)||6 months|