1.1 In common with the majority of websites, The Shortlisted™ website uses ‘cookies’ which are pieces of information stored by your browser on your mobile device or computer – to enable the website providing a more user-friendly service.
1.2. Most web browsers are already configured to accept cookies automatically; however, you can change your browser to prevent this, although it will affect your use of this website detrimentally, as well as of many others.
2. Google Analytics, WordPress & GoDaddy
2.3. By accepting the Cookie Notification message, you consent to the use of such cookies from WordPress, GoDaddy and Google Analytics. If you choose not to accept the Cookie Notification message, no cookies will be placed on your computer, and this data will not be tracked.
3. What are cookies used for?
3.1. Here are the fundamental purposes Cookies are used for:
A) Essential cookies
These cookies are used for technical purposes which are essential to the good operation of this website, in particular when it comes to online transactions.
B) Performance Cookies
This website uses other cookies to analyse how the visitors use the website itself and to monitor its performance. This helps the webmaster to provide a high-quality experience by customising the website’s offering and identifying quickly any possible issues. As an example, this website may use performance cookies in order to find out which pages are most popular and which type of linking between pages is most effective, as well why some pages are getting error messages.
The website’s analysis includes the main use of Google Analytics. Here, you can learn more about Google Analytics security and privacy. This page also offers a way to opt-out of Google Analytics completely.
C) Cookies being used to meet contractual obligations
These cookies are used to enable The Shortlisted™ to meet any contractual obligations in order to make payments to third parties when any product is purchased by a customer who visited this website from another website operated by those third parties.
3.2 How can I disable cookies?
If you wish to disable cookies, you will need to change the settings of your website browser to make it reject cookies. The way you can do this will depend on the browser you are using.
Here are some further details on how to disable cookies for the most popular browsers:
Microsoft Internet Explorer, versions 6.0, 7.0, 8.0
Just click on “Tools” at the top of the browser window, then select “Internet Options.”
Into the options window, start navigating to the “Privacy” tab
To enable cookies, put the slider to “Medium” or below.
To disable all cookies: Put the slider to the top to block all cookies
Just click on the wrench icon on your browser toolbar, the set the click on “Show advanced settings.”
Into the “Privacy” section, click on the ‘Content settings’ button
To enable cookies, go in the “Cookies” section choose ‘Allow local data to be set’ to enable both third-party and first-party cookies. To allow first-party cookies only choose ‘Block all third-party cookies without exception.’
To disable all cookies, go in the “Cookies” section and choose ‘Block sites from setting any data.’
Just click on ‘Setting’ on your browser menu, then select “Settings” and “Quick Preferences.”
To enable cookies, go and check, “Enable Cookies.”
To disable cookies just uncheck “Enable Cookies.”
Just click on ”Tools” at your browser menu and then select “Options.”
Then select the Privacy panel.
To enable cookies, check “Accept cookies from sites.”
To disable cookies just uncheck “Accept cookies from sites.”
Safari on OSX
Just click on ‘Safari’ at the menu bar and select the “Preferences” option, then click on ‘Security.’
To enable cookies, go to the “Accept cookies” section and select “Only from site you navigate to’”
To disable cookies go in the “Accept cookies” section and select “Never.”
Any other browser
Please search for the “help” function into your browser or contact your browser’s provider.
4. What will happen if I disable cookies?
4.1. This will depend on which cookies you wish to disable, but generally speaking, the site might not operate properly if cookies are disabled. If you disable 3rd party cookies only, you will not be precluded from making purchases on this website. If you disable all cookies, you instead might be unable to make purchases on this website.
Latest revision: May 2019