- What are Cookies?
To login or subscribe to services on PeakPrep.co.uk, you need to have cookies enabled – see the section on Managing cookies. If you don’t wish to enable cookies, you’ll still be able to browse the site and use it for research purposes. Most web browsers have cookies enabled, but see Managing Cookies for help to turn them on should you need to.
Please note that cookies can’t harm your computer. We don’t store personally identifiable information such as credit card details in cookies we create, but we do use encrypted information gathered from them to help improve your experience of the site. For example, they help us to identify and resolve errors.
We do have relationships with carefully-selected and monitored service providers who may also set cookies during your visit to be used for remarketing purposes. If you’d like to opt out, please go to the Network Advertising Initiative website (opens in a new window – please note that we’re not responsible for the content of external websites).
Do not track (DNT) is a feature offered by some browsers, with some newer browsers offering it as default. If you enable it, it sends a signal to websites to request that your browsing isn’t tracked, for example by third party ad or social networks, or analytic companies. You can opt out of tracking and analytics on this website by changing your settings, see the ‘Managing Cookies’ section further down this page.
We’re giving you this information to both comply with legislation, and make sure we’re honest and clear about your privacy when using our website.
- Third Party Cookies
When you visit PeakPrep.co.uk you may notice some cookies that aren’t related to us. If you go on to a web page that contains embedded content, for example from ISEB.co.uk, you may be sent cookies from these websites. We don’t control the setting of these cookies, so please check the third-party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.
PEAKPREP.CO.UK ‘SHARE’ TOOLS
If you take the opportunity to ‘share’ PeakPrep.co.uk content with friends through social networks – such as Facebook and Twitter – you may be sent cookies from these websites. We don’t control the setting of these cookies, so please check the third-party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.
FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT COOKIES
If you’d like to learn more about cookies in general and how to manage them, aboutcookies.org (opens in a new window). If you’d like to opt out of cookies, please go to the Network Advertising Initiative website (opens in a new window).
Please note that we’re not responsible for the content of external websites.
- Managing Cookies
If cookies aren’t enabled on your computer, it will mean that your experience on our website may be limited to browsing and researching; you may not be able to log in or subscribe.
HOW TO CHECK COOKIES ARE ENABLED ON IOS SAFARI
- Tap on the ‘Settings’ application from your home screen.
- Find and tap on the ‘Safari’ menu item.
- Under the ‘Privacy & Security’ section tap on the ‘Block cookies’ menu item.
- Select any option other than ‘Always block’.
HOW TO CHECK COOKIES ARE ENABLED ON ANDROID INTERNET BROWSERS
- Tap on the ‘Settings’ application from your home screen or under ‘Apps’.
- Under the ‘Device’ section tap on the ‘Applications’ menu item.
- Find and tap the ‘Internet’ menu item.
- Find and tap the ‘Privacy’ menu item. Enable ‘Accept cookies’.
ALL OTHER BROWSERS
- Please consult your online Help files.
You may also wish to visit this website to learn more about the cookies on your device set by other companies, and opt out of them if you wish (opens in a new window – please note that we can’t be responsible for the content of external websites).
- Our cookies policy
To make full use of the personalised features on PeakPrep.co.uk, your computer, tablet or mobile phone will need to accept cookies, as we can only provide you with certain personalised features of this website by using them.
Our cookies don’t store sensitive information such as your name, address or payment details: they simply hold the ‘key’ that, once you’re signed in, is associated with this information. However, if you’d prefer to restrict, block or delete cookies from peakprep.co.uk, or any other website, you can use your browser to do this. Each browser is different, so check the ‘Help’ menu of your particular browser (or your mobile phone’s handset manual) to learn how to change your cookie preferences.
Here’s a list of the main cookies we use, and what we use them for.
AdTrack, Affiliate, TD cookies
These cookies show us how you found our website and which website you came from. This helps us know which of our online marketing channels is most effective, and enable us to reward some external websites for directing you to us.
We use this to determine if your web browser supports some of the features of our checkout that make it quicker and easier to complete your purchase.
This cookie allows our web servers to respond to your actions on the website such as browsing the website. The website wouldn’t work for you without it.
DYN_USER_CONFIRM, DYN_USER ID
The purpose of this cookie is to store User profile information so that you can log in automatically and we can detect when you’re returning to the site, associating you with your existing account.
The cookie is used to ensure your security on the site during your visit.
This cookie remembers details of what you’ve looked at as you move around the website.
These cookies enable the function of Google Analytics. This software helps us collect and analyse visitor information such as browser usage, new visitor numbers, response to marketing activity and shopping times. That information helps us to improve the website and your experience, and to make our marketing campaigns relevant.
The data stored by these cookies can be seen only by the relevant teams at Peak Prep and Google and never shows any confidential information.
A randomly assigned value to help us remember you
Tells us whether you’re a first time or returning customer
Stores your location using Country, IP address, longitude and latitude values