Cookies Policy

1. What is a cookie?

Cookies are small text files stored in the browser on your device (computer or mobile) when you visit a website. They allow you to measure and analyze your use of a website and to keep in mind your choices and browsing habits so as not to have to enter them each time.

For more information, see http://www.allaboutcookies.org .

2. Why does whimblegardens.co.uk use cookies?

We are required by law to inform you about the role of cookies. We also need to get your consent to use them. And we are required to provide you with a means of refusing them (See point 4. below).

The information stored allows whimblegardens.co.uk to provide you with an additional service during your visit to the https://whimblegardens.co.uk site, the advertisements on which you have clicked, the type of browser you are using, the information you have. entries to avoid re-entering them and improve your browsing comfort. Cookies are also used to optimize the performance of the site. For example, they make your navigation easier and help you find specific content faster, etc.

Cookies are valid for a maximum of 91 months. Following this period of validity, after clearing your browser cache or by using your browser's private navigation, the information banner linked to cookies will be displayed again.

3. What types of cookies are placed by whimblegardens.co.uk?

Technical cookies

These cookies are necessary to access certain functions or services (creation of a lender or borrower account, identification in the personal space, information entered on certain forms, etc.) and to recognize you. They are also intended to secure the connection to your online account so that it remains open for a while.
They make it possible to adapt the presentation of the site to the display preferences (language used, display resolution, operating system used, etc.) during visits to the site, depending on the devices and viewing or reading software that the device has.

Without these cookies, you will not be able to use the site normally. We advise you not to delete them.

Analytical cookies

These cookies make it possible to monitor traffic, performance and use of site features in order to produce statistics and improve the interest and ergonomics of the services. whimblegardens.co.uk uses Google Analytics to anonymously track and analyze the number of pages viewed as well as visitor activity and frequency of return.

You can refuse Google Analytics cookies .

Advertising cookies

The purpose of these cookies is to send you personalized advertisements tailored to your expectations on our website and elsewhere. Mainly used by partner sites, refusing these advertising cookies will not block advertisements but will display content that is not necessarily related to your interests or preferences.

Social media sharing cookies

On certain pages and articles of the site https://whimblegardens.co.uk there are buttons from third-party social networks that allow you to use the functionalities of these networks and in particular to share the content present with other people. If you interact with third-party material, for example by clicking on "Like" or leaving a comment, the information will be transmitted to the social network and published on your profile. If you are connected to the social network while browsing our site, the sharing buttons allow you to link the content consulted to your user account.

We invite you to consult the confidentiality policies specific to each of these social network sites, in order to be aware of the purposes of using the navigation information that social networks can collect using these buttons and modules.

4. What if I do not want cookies to be installed?

If you do not want your computer to receive cookies, you can configure your internet browser to notify you when a website tries to place cookies.

Each browser manages cookie filtering in its own way:

en