2. What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file placed onto your device that enables Wirefast features and functionality. For example, cookies enable us to identify your device, secure your access to Wirefast and our sites generally, and even help us know if someone attempts to access your account from a different device.
3. When does Wirefast place cookies?
4. What types of cookies does Wirefast use?
We use two types: persistent cookies and session cookies. A persistent cookie helps us recognize you as an existing user, so it’s easier to return to Wirefast or interact with our services without signing in again. After you sign in, a persistent cookie stays in your browser and will be read by Wirefast when you return to our site.. Session cookies only last for as long as the session (usually the current visit to a website or a browser session).
5. What are cookies used for?
Cookies can be used to recognize you when you visit Wirefast, remember your preferences, and give you a personalized experience that’s in line with your settings. Cookies also make your interactions with Wirefast faster and more secure.
|Categories of Use||Description|
|Authentication||If you’re signed in to Wirefast, cookies help us show you the right information and personalize your experience.|
|Preferences, features and services||Cookies can tell us which language you prefer and what your communications preferences are. They can help you fill out forms on Wirefast more easily.|
|Advertising||We do not use advertising Cookies.|
6. What third-party cookies does Wirefast use?
|PHPSESSID||Wirefast.com||HTTP||Preserves user session state across page requests||Session|
|_utm.gif||Google-analytics.com||Pixel||Google Analytics tracking code (GA)||Session|
|_utma||Wirefast.com||HTTP||Collects data on the number of times a visitor has been to the website (GA)||2 years|
|_utmb||Wirefast.com||HTTP||Registers timestamp of the visit to calculate time spent on the website (GA)||Session|
|_utmc||Wirefast.com||HTTP||Registers timestamp of the visit to calculate the duration of time on the website (GA)||Session|
|_utmt||Wirefast.com||HTTP||Throttle server requests(GA)||Session|
|_utmz||Wirefast.com||HTTP||Collects data from the search engine used (GA)||6 months|
|cookiedisclosurecount||Wirefast.com||HTTP||Records if the cookie notice should be hidden||1 month|
7. Controlling cookies
Most browsers allow you to control cookies through their settings preferences. However, if you limit the ability of websites to set cookies, you may worsen your overall user experience, since it will no longer be personalized to you. It may also stop you from saving customized settings like login information.
8. What to do if you don’t want cookies to be set or want them to be removed?