What are cookies
Cookies are small text files generated by websites when accessed by users. These files are sent via the internet browser and placed on user’s computers or mobile devices, without incurring any damage to equipments software and / or hardware.
Cookies placement helps the website to recognize the computer or mobile device the next time the user visits the website.
Cookies used do not collect information that identifies the user. The cookies collect general information, including how the user access and uses the website or the area of the country through which the user access the website, etc. Cookies only retain information related to the user's preferences.
What are cookies used for
Cookies are used to help determine the utility, interest and the number of utilizations of websites, allowing faster and more efficient browsing, eliminating the need to repeatedly enter the same information.
What kind of cookies are used in IMOVEISBANIF.PT
Our cookies have different functions:
- Analytical cookies: are used to analyze how users use the website and monitor their performance, enabling us to provide a high quality navigation experience, customize our offer and quickly identify and fix any arising problems.
For example, we use performance cookies to find out the most popular pages, which linking pages method is more effective or to determine why some pages are receiving error messages. Based on the website use, we may also use these cookies to highlight articles or services on the website that we think are of users’ interest.
Important: these cookies are only used for creation and statistical analysis purposes, never to collect personal information.
- Functionality cookies: are used to allow the system to remember the user’s preferences on the website, so it is not necessary to re-configure the website each time the user visits it.
For example, cookies enable the storage of all information regarding real estate chosen as favorite by the user and therefore it will be made available on the website in the following visits. .
IMOVEISBANIF.PT may use the following cookies:
- Permanent cookies: these are stored on the devices web browser (computer, mobile phone and tablet) and are used whenever the user makes a new visit to the website. They are generally used to guide the navigation towards the user’s interests, allowing the system to provide a more personalized service.
- Session cookies: These are temporary and remain in your internet browser until the exit of the website. The obtained information can identify problems and provide a better browsing experience.
Cookies use authorization
As explained, cookies help users to get the most out of IMOVEISBANIF.PT.
By accessing the website IMOVEISBANIF.PT, the user authorizes cookies to be stored on the web-browser. However, the user can always block some or all of our cookies. We recall that by blocking cookies, parts of our site may not work correctly.
Cookies in the opening of our newsletters
Our newsletters may, for statistical purposes, contain a single "pixel" that allows us to know if the user opened the newsletter and verify the clicks made on the links or ads included in such newsletter.
The user has always the ability to cancel the newsletter by replying to the email that sent it.
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