When you use our sites (including mobile sites or mobile apps), we and third-party organizations may collect information by using ‘cookies’ and other technologies (for simplicity we refer to all such technologies as „cookies”).
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file—containing small amounts of information— that passes to your computer through your web browser so that the website can remember who you are. The length of time a cookie will stay on your computer depends on whether it is a persistent or session cookie. Session cookies are temporary cookies that stay on your computer until you leave the website. Persistent cookies stay on your computer after you have finished browsing until they expire or are deleted.
A pixel tag or sometimes called a web beacon is an invisible image with a line of code which is placed within an email message or on a web page. Cookies can either be categorized into First- or Third-Party cookies. “First Party Cookies” are cookies that PassRight places on your device whereas “Third Party Cookies” are cookies that another party controls but are placed on your device when you visit our site. For example, we use Google Analytics cookies to gather information about the user experience on our website.
What are cookies used for?
Cookies can be put into one of the following categories: strictly necessary; analytics, functionality and advertising cookies. The table provides more information about each category.
- Essential cookies: These cookies are essential to make our website work. They enable you to move around the site and use its features. Necessary services, like the ability to access secure areas cannot be provided without these cookies. For example, keeping you logged in during your visit. Without these cookies the site might forget you and you would have to constantly log back in. When you buy our services, cookies make sure they are still in your shopping basket when you get to the checkout.
- Analytics Cookies: These cookies collect information about how people use our site, such as which pages are most frequently visited, and how people are moving from one link to another. Information collected on our open site are grouped together with information from other people’s use of our site on an aggregated basis. Overall, these cookies provide us with analytical information about how our site is performing and how we can improve it.
- Advertising and marketing cookies: These cookies are set by us and our advertising partners to provide you with relevant content and to understand that content’s effectiveness. They may be used to collect information about your online activities over time and across different websites to predict your preferences and to display more relevant advertisements to you. These cookies also allow a profile to be built about you and your interests and enable personalized ads to be shown to you based on your profile.
How to manage cookies from this site
In addition to our Cookie Consent Tool, most browsers will enable you to manage your cookies preferences e. g. have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie or use it to disable cookies altogether. If you do decide to disable or delete these altogether some sites won’t work as well as they rely on cookies to provide you with the service you have requested. If you do decide to disable or delete them altogether some sites won’t work as well as they rely on cookies to provide you with the service you have requested (see Essential Cookies, above).
Changing browser settings
You can change your browser settings to limit which cookies can be set. These settings are usually found in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu for your browser.
Further information can be found here, or in the ‘Help’ menu of your browser:
Updates to this policy
We may update this policy from time to time, please check back regularly for amendments.
Policy last updated [March 9, 2021]