A Cookie is a file that is downloaded to your computer when accessing certain websites. Cookies allow a webpage to store and retrieve information about a user or a device’s browsing habits, among other things. Depending on the information it contains and the way the device is used, cookies can be used to recognize the user.
Cookies are necessary for the Internet to function and they provide countless advantages in terms of interactive services, ease of browsing, and the functioning of our webpage.
The information below will help you understand the different types of cookies:
TYPES OF COOKIES
- First party cookies: Those that are collected by the device itself to provide the service requested by the user.
- Third party cookies: Those that are collected and managed by a third party. These cannot be considered first party cookies.
- Session cookies: Collect data while the user browses the website in order to provide the requested service.
- Persistent cookies: Stored on the device, and the information obtained will be used by the creator to provide the requested service.
- Strictly necessary cookies: Those needed to browse the website.
- Preferences cookies: Allow the user to choose their preferences (such as language) when browsing the website.
- Statistics cookies: Allow the provider to analyze information linked to how you use a website with the goal of keeping track of how the website is used as well as compiling statistics about which pages are most visited, the number of visitors, etc.
- Marketing cookies: Allow the publisher to include advertising on the webpage, according to the website’s content. Behavioral marketing cookies: Allow the publisher to include advertising on the webpage according to the information obtained about the user’s browsing habits.
According to the provisions of article 22.2 of Law 34/2002 of July 11 of the Information Society Services and Electronic Commerce (LSSI-CE), LuxHabitat reports that the following cookies used on our website:
Google Analytics stores cookies to compile statistics about web traffic and the number of site visits. By using this website, you are consenting to Google’s processing of your information. Therefore, to exercise any right in this regard, you must contact Google directly.
Google Analytics cookies are stored in servers located in the United States. The company is committed to not sharing them with third parties, except in cases when it is necessary for the functioning of the system or when obligated by law. According to Google, it does not store your IP address. Google, Inc is a company that adheres to the Safe Harbor Agreement, which guarantees that all transferred data be treated with a level of protection in accordance with European norms. You can find detailed information about this at the following link https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245.
If you wish, you can use the deactivation add-on for Google Analytics browsers for the purpose of rejecting this service’s analytic cookies on all browsers. For more information, see https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
We use Google AdWords cookies to provide relevant products and services to people who have previously visited our website. utma, utmz, _gat, _ga, _gid.
Google Ads cookies as set forth at https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage
When you register for a social media account, you authorize that network to save a persistent cookie that remembers your identity and guarantees access to their services until they expire. You can erase this cookie and revoke access to social media services by updating your preferences in that specific network.
These cookies are generated by the companies in charge of these social media networks, which have their own cookies policies:
DEACTIVATING OR ELIMINATING COOKIES
Below, we provide links to different browsers where you can perform this configuration:
- Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/habilitar-y-deshabilitar-cookies-sitios-web
- Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=es
- Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/es-es/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-10
- Safari: https://support.apple.com/kb/ph17191?locale=es_ES
- Opera: http://help.opera.com/Windows/11.50/es-ES/cookies.html