What are cookies?
How long will cookies stay on my device?
Cookies can be referred to as session cookies or persistent cookies, depending on how long they are used:
Session cookies only last for your online session and disappear from your computer or device when you close your browser.
Persistent cookies stay on your computer or device after the browser has been closed and last for the period of time specified in the cookie. These persistent cookies may be checked each time you visit the site where the cookie was generated or, in the case of third-party cookies, from another site that also uses the same service.
What has changed and how will it affect me?
We have always used cookies to provide a secure and efficient website experience for our customers. As part of a change in legislation, all websites are now required to provide additional information on what cookies are, and how and why they are used.
Do I need to accept cookies?
Do the cookies set by Confused.com store my personal information?
The cookies used by this website do not contain any sensitive information about you:
They don't store your name
They don't store your address
They don't store any payment details
You will not receive any calls or mail as a result of a cookie
The information you provide us with is stored securely and is not collected or stored in any cookies. Cookies can't access your computer, or read any personal material you may have stored. Our cookies are not able to install anything harmful on your computer. In fact, the content of most cookies is a random string of numbers and letters that are only used as an identifier.
Do cookies affect my privacy and how you use my data?
We want to ensure that we're clear about your privacy when using our website. We know that you'd expect nothing less from us; our customer promise explains our commitment to respecting your privacy, and it's an area we continuously review.
Our customer promise
We’ll give you the information you need, completely unbiased.
We’ll help you find the right products - less time, less hassle.
We’ll never sell your data. Ever.
Can I still use Confused.com if I block all cookies?
If you choose to block all cookies, our site will not function as intended and you will not be able to use or access many of the services we provide. If you have blocked all cookies and wish to make full use of the features and services we offer, you will need to enable your cookies. You can do this in your browser. Our managing cookies section will help you with this.
How can I find out what cookies are set by Confused.com?
We believe it is important to be clear about any cookies that are being set, and why. You can find more details here: Cookies used on this website
Can I contact you if I have any further questions?