What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are sent by the websites with relevant information and stored on your computer.
What are cookies used for?
Cookies are used to manage websites, increasing their efficiency, sending information to the webmasters and/or running the user sessions. Cookies also enable user recognition and fine tuning the navigation to the user's preferences and interests, to improve the user's online experience.
- Authentication - to recognise the user during the session.
- Security- to help the security resources and to find malicious activities.
- Preferences and services analysis- to record the language chosen by the user and to customise the user's navigation on the website.
- User statistics - to provide anonymous statistical data for website usage, such as the website from where the user came, visited pages, number of visitors and software used by the customer.
Controlling and blocking cookies
Most browsers allow you to block or restrict cookies using the settings. Yet to block cookie usage can make the browsing experience difficult and, ultimately, prevent you from logging on to ActivoBank’s website.
Os cookies permitem aos prestadores de serviços do ActivoBank, incluindo o Google, recolher informações sobre as visitas anteriores ao site do ActivoBank, e, com base nessa informação, apresentar em websites de terceiros anúncios do ActivoBank relevantes e do interesse dos clientes e demais visitantes do site ActivoBank.