Our Cookie Policy

This website is owned by My Business Cover. By using our website you agree to us placing cookies on your computer and web browsing devices. Here you can find out more about cookies, how and why we use them and how to manage or delete them in your browser.

What are cookies?

Most websites you visit will use cookies to improve your user experience by enabling the website to remember you, either for the duration of your visit or for repeat visits. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. There are various types of cookies performing different functions such as letting you navigate between pages efficiently, storing your preferences or analysing your browsing behaviour to enable advertisers to present you with adverts more relevant to you and your interests.

What happens if a website doesn’t use cookies?

Where a website does not use cookies, it will think you are a new visitor every time you move to a new page on that site, for example when you enter your login details and move to another page it will not be able to keep you logged in.

How we use cookies?

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. By using cookies My Business Cover is able to provide you with a better website such as managing your accounts, your policies or login details. We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web traffic and improve our website so we are able to tailor to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical purposes.

Links from our website to other websites

If you follow a link from our website to another website, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. We recommend you have a read of their policies as we are not responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to that website.

How to manage and disable cookies

When you visit our website cookies will automatically be placed on your computer, tablet or mobile web browser. You can choose to disable or manage cookies at any time through your browser settings, however website functionality may become impaired and prevent you from obtaining a quotation or even purchasing cover online if you choose to switch off the cookies. For more information on cookies, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org

The types of cookies we use on this website

Strictly necessary cookies

These types of cookies allow you to obtain a quote and purchase cover online. These cookies are essential for you to use our website.

Performance Cookies

These cookies collect information about visitors using our website such as which pages visitors go to most often, how long they stay there and whether they receive any error messages. Information collected is anonymous and cannot identify a visitor. We only use these types of cookies to help us improve our website and customer experience.

Functionality Cookies

These cookies allow us to remember any preferences you have made so that we are able to use them to improve your online experience. These cookies would also be used to provide services you have asked for, such as watching a video.

Targeting or advertising cookies

These cookies are placed by My Business Cover or by advertising networks My Business Cover work with in order to deliver targeted adverts based on browsing habits. These cookies help us to deliver advertisements to you which may be of interest to you based on the pages on our website that you have visited.

Third Party Cookies

When you visit My Business Cover you may notice some cookies are not related to our site. If you visit a web page containing embedded content, like videos from YouTube, you may be sent cookies from these websites. We do not control the settings of these websites but you can find more information about their cookies and how they manage them on their own sites.

Sharing via Social Networks (Facebook & Twitter)

If you share content with others via social networking you may also be sent cookies from these sites.

Controlling your personal information

My Business Cover is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. We do not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission to do so or are required by law. The cookies we use cannot read or search your computer, smartphone or web-enable devices. You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you like a copy of information we hold on you please email us at [email protected]. If you believe information held about you is incorrect or incomplete, we will promptly correct this for you.

Marketing

From time to time we provide you with updates on product changes and services that we offer at My Business Cover, this we do with new and old clients. You always opt not to be sent changes and offers on your insurance needs by emailing us at [email protected]