What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files which websites may store on your computer or mobile device when you visit a site or page. The cookie will help the site to recognise your device the next time you visit.
Cookies serve many functions. For example, they can help a website or blog remember your login and preferences, and help them analyse how well they are performing. Certain cookies contain personal information: for example, if you clicked on “remember me” when logging in, a cookie would store your registration number on your device.
NotreHome.com uses the following kinds of cookies…
These cookies are essential for the operation of the site. For example, some cookies allow a website to identify that you are logged in and can access member-only pages. If you disable cookies, you won’t be able to log in.
Functionality cookies are used to remember your preferences. For example, your preferences for which forum layout and colors you prefer may be stored in a cookie, so that the site can identify which colours you like to see when you first visit the site, and before you log in.
Performance and analytics cookies
NotreHome.com will never pass personal information about you to advertisers without your express permission.
Other cookies you may encounter on the site
NotreHome.com uses Google Analytics to analyse the site’s performance. Google Analytics sets cookies on your computer. Some pages on NotreHome.com carry buttons linked to Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and Pinterest. These sites may set cookies on your computer when you visit NotreHome.com pages carrying those buttons.
Pages on NotreHome.com may set cookies from affiliate programmes to earn a commission when you click links to products from NotreHome.com.
How do I turn cookies off?
It is usually possible to stop your browser accepting cookies, or to stop it accepting cookies from a particular site. If you turn off cookies for NotreHome.com, some parts of the site won’t work. For example, you won’t be able to post on Talk, as we can’t tell if you are logged in or not without using cookies. The links below show how to disable cookies in the most popular browsers:
- Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
- Cookie settings in Firefox
- Cookie settings in Chrome
- Cookie settings in Safari
Special Note About Google Advertising
Any advertisements served by Google, Inc., and affiliated companies may be controlled using cookies. These cookies allow Google to display ads based on your visits to this site and other sites that use Google advertising services. Learn how to opt out of Google’s cookie usage. As mentioned above, any tracking done by Google through cookies and other mechanisms is subject to Google’s own privacy policies.