Cookies are stored in the file directory of the Internet browser (e.g., Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, Opera) on the hard disk of the website visitor’s end device.
The next time that the same website is visited, the browser reads the cookie from its storage and sends information back to the website that provided the cookie initially. Cookies present no threat to the website visitor’s computer.
How do we use the cookies?
The Bank uses the following types of cookies in order to improve the functionality of www.bluorbank.lv and simplify its usage:
• Session cookies – temporary cookies deleted when you close your browser. Session cookies allow the website to remember your selections on a previous page, so that you never have to re-enter information;
• Persistent cookies – these cookies are saved on the visiting end-user’s device with a randomly-generated number after leaving the Bank’s website. They remain in use until they expire or are deleted intentionally (depending on the period of time for which they are programmed to persist). They can be used to identify whether you are a frequent user to our website, adapt our content to you, or collect anonymous statistics;
• First-party cookies, or tracking cookies – cookies stored by the exact website that the user visits. It allows the website to assign a unique identifier to the user, saving the cookie in the user’s browser or device storage, tracking the user’s journey within the website;
Below is a list of all groups of cookies used on the Bank’s website. When you start using our website, you can choose which group of cookies you allow to use. Changes can also be made while using the website – you can always modify your previous choices. To do this, click on the “Edit cookie settings” button and enable/disable the necessary group of cookies. Please note that mandatory cookies cannot be rejected, because the website’s full use is not possible without them.
Cookies used on the Bank’s website
These cookies are necessary for the website’s functioning and cannot be disabled on our systems. They will remember your choice regarding the language of the page and control that no unwanted cookies are installed.
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Saves the user-selected language
Saves user preferences for other cookies
These cookies allow us to collect statistics of page visits and their sources so that we can measure and improve the performance of our website. All information collected through cookies is anonymous and does not collect any personal information.
During a session
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Saves and records page views
These cookies are placed by our advertising partners. They can use them to evaluate your interests and user profile, and display relevant ads on other websites. These cookies work based on data about your browser and device, not on your private data.
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Facebook user and browser identifiers to be recognized the
website and used
for information and advertising purposes.
Monitoring and deleting cookies
In addition to the cookies used on the Bank’s website, some cookies may be placed on the user’s device by a third party that is not affiliated with the Bank, and such cookies are called third-party cookies and they are outside the Bank’s control. You can find out more about these cookies by visiting the respective third party’s website. You can keep track of these cookies on your device and delete them if you wish. To find out more, please go to aboutcookies.org.uk. You can delete all cookies from your computer or mobile device, and most browsers can be configured to block the placing of cookies on your device.
In case of any changes (such as starting to use new cookies), the website visitor will be invited to review the information on the cookies once again and to choose which cookies they agree or disagree to be used.