St George Valuations – Cookie Policy

The website at www.stgeorgevaluations.com (“our site”, “the site”) is owned and operated by ValueMyStuff Limited (“ValueMyStuff Limited” "we", “us” or “our”). Our site uses cookies to distinguish you from other users. This helps us to provide you with a better experience when you browse our site and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

1. WHAT IS A COOKIE?

A cookie is a text file containing small amounts of information which is downloaded to your device (including computers, tablets and phones) when you visit a website. On each subsequent visit, cookies are then sent back to the originating website (or to another website which recognises that cookie) providing information relating to your previous visits. A cookie may be a “persistent” cookie or a “session” cookie. Persistent cookies remain on your device for the period of time specified in the cookie. They are activated each time you visit the website that created the cookie. Session cookies allow website operators to link your actions during a browser session. A browser session starts when you open the browser window and finishes when you close the browser window. Session cookies are temporary and are automatically deleted when you close the browser.

2. TYPES OF COOKIES WE USE

We use a number of cookies (both persistent and session) on our site. These cookies have different functions and fall into the following categories:

Analytical or performance cookies: these cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors to our site and to see how visitors move around our site. This helps us to improve the way our site works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. All information the cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. We may share this information with selected third parties for marketing, analysis and similar purposes.

Targeting or advertising cookies: these cookies record your visit to our site, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed and are generally used for more targeted advertising. They limit the number of times you see an advertisement and help measure the effectiveness of an advertising campaign.  We will use this information to make our site and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may share this information with selected third parties for marketing, analysis and similar purposes.

3. THIRD PARTY COOKIES

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting/advertising cookies. Please check the privacy policies of such third parties to find out how they manage cookies.

4. MANAGING COOKIES

You can manage how we use cookies on your device at any time by accessing the “Cookies Policy” tab on the bottom of every screen on our website. You may also configure the settings in your internet browser to refuse all or some cookies. Unless you have set your preferences in this way, our system will automatically issue cookies when you visit our site. Please note that setting your preferences to refuse cookies may mean that you are unable to access all or parts of our sites and that certain functionality cannot be provided. If you are using a shared computer and cookies are left on, remember to log out of your My Green Squares account when you have finished your session.

5. FURTHER INFORMATION

You can find out more about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.eu. This cookie policy was last updated on 12 August 2013.