For the purpose of this policy 'cookies' and 'similar technologies' will be referred to collectively as 'cookies'.
What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files with non-personal data that websites can store on your computer's hard drive when you visit to enable continuous improvement to the website.
What are similar technologies?
Similar technologies are those which perform a comparable function to cookies; however, they are not technically defined as cookies. For more free information please see: www.aboutcookies.org
These stay on your machine until expiry or deletion (many of these have automatic deletion dates). We use this type of cookie to provide you with the on-line services you have requested.
These are temporary cookies, containing non-personal data, which remain on your machine whilst you are on our website. We use this type of cookie to provide you with the online services you have requested.
For example, we would be able to see that 1,000 people visited our savings page yesterday but we could not personally identify these visitors.
We also use ‘strictly necessary’ cookies on our online services. These are essential to provide you with the services you have requested.