What is a cookie?
Cookies are small text files sent by us to your computer or mobile device. They are unique to your account or your browser. Session-based cookies last only while your browser is open and are automatically deleted when you close your browser. Persistent cookies last until you or your browser delete them or until they expire.
Cookies allow a site or services to know if your computer or device has visited that site or service before. Cookies can then be used to help understand how the site or service is being used, help you navigate between pages efficiently, help remember your preferences, and generally improve your browsing experience. Cookies can also help Rapid Global to ensure what you see online is more relevant to you and your interests.
Cookies set by a site owner or service provider (in this case, Rapid Global) are called “first party cookies”. Cookies set by parties other than Rapid Global are called “third party cookies”.
Third party cookies enable third party features or functionalities to be provided on or through the site or services you are using (such as advertising, interactive content). Third party subprocessors include, but are not limited to, business partners, suppliers, sub-contractors, advertisers & advertising networks, analytics and search engine providers, payment providers and logistics.
Third party subprocessors used by Rapid Global can be accessed here. The third parties that set these cookies can recognise your device including, but not limited to, mobile devices, computers, laptops (hereinafter collectively referred to as “Device”) both when it visits our sites and when it visits certain other websites. Should you require more details on third party cookies on our services please refer to section List of Cookies below. For further information you may write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Can I disable cookies?
Yes, you may disable cookies using your browser’s preferences, however some features of the website may not function if you do so. You can usually find these settings in the ‘Options’ or ‘Preferences’ menu of your browser. In order to understand these settings, use the links to ‘cookies’ help pages below.
If you are primarily concerned about third party cookies generated by advertisers, and you live in the USA, Canada, Australia, UK, or Europe, you can also opt out from the collection of your data by our advertising partners who participate in the Digital Advertising Alliance. Opt-out by visiting:
- http://www.aboutads.info/choices (for U.S. users)
- https://youradchoices.ca/en/tools (for Canadian users)
- https://www.youronlinechoices.eu/ (for European & UK users)
- https://www.youronlinechoices.com/ie/your-ad-choices (Australian users)
In addition, on your mobile device (e.g., iPhone, iPad, or Android), you can change your device settings to control whether you see online interest-based ads.
Last updated 17/10/2022