Before you reach for the tea or coffee, wait, there is no dunking required! A cookie is actually a small computer file which may be downloaded to your computer’s hard drive when you visit a website. Cookies are harmless files which can help improve your experience of using a website because, among other things, they help us to:
- understand your browsing habits;
- respond to you as an individual by tailoring our operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences;
- monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not;
- understand the number of visitors so that we can analyse data about web traffic which helps us improve our Sites
A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
Al Raha Insurance Broker also works with third parties in providing you services through our Sites and they may set a cookie on your computer as part of this arrangement. We use these cookies to provide relevant advertising to users of our Sites and other sites. We also use these cookies to limit what marketing or advertising is delivered to our customers.
Most cookies are deleted as soon as you close your browser; these are known as session cookies. Others, known as persistent cookies, are stored on your computer either until you delete them or they expire. For example, the cookie used to keep you signed in to your account expires after 90 days. Every time you visit AlRahaInsurance.com, for example, you will be kept signed in for a further 90 days.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of our Sites and could prevent you from completing some purchases through our Sites.
Last Updated January 2019