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What are Cookies?

Our website operates and collects cookies. A cookie is a small file that is placed on your device when you visit our website.

 

How do we use Cookies?

We will always ask you on the homepage whether you want us to place a cookie on your computer. The vast majority of web browsers accept cookies, however you can manually change your browser settings so that cookies are not accepted. If you do this, you may lose some of the functionality of our website. For more information about cookies and how to disable them through your browser, please go to: www.aboutcookies.org.

 

Multiple users

If more than one person uses your device or if you share an IP address, the choices set by other people for a browser will apply to you as well, unless you change them.

 

Cookies that are already on your device

Turning off cookies will not get rid of any that have been downloaded in the past. To get rid of them, you must delete them from your browser.

Category: Necessary Cookies

Cookie name: AWSALB
Host name: pi-live.sagepay.com
Description: This cookie allows us to deliver our web services seamlessly from multiple servers using a load balancer, so the cookie records which server cluster is serving you.

Cookie name: AWSALB
Host name: app.acuityscheduling.com
Description: This cookie allows us to deliver our web services seamlessly from multiple servers using a load balancer, so the cookie records which server cluster is serving you.

Cookie name: AWSALBCORS
Host name: pi-live.sagepay.com
Description: This cookie allows us to deliver our web services seamlessly from multiple servers using a load balancer, so the cookie records which server cluster is serving you.

Cookie name: AWSALBCORS
Host name: app.acuityscheduling.com
Description: This cookie allows us to deliver our web services seamlessly from multiple servers using a load balancer, so the cookie records which server cluster is serving you.

Cookie name: force-stream
Host name: help.cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: Used to properly route server requests within Salesforce infrastructure for sticky sessions.

Cookie names: cf_chl_seq_29bf8421e50ecff, cf_chl_cc_eoaMmivYoAfT, cf_chl_cc_cTHIgoQNTOYt, cf_chl_cc_tSmfPAnYvrtX, cf_chl_cc_yViqUzYBQnwB, cf_chl_1, cf_chl_seq_2dcfd7448536c59, cf_chl_prog, cf_chl_cc_PyCxXAeiFVEt, cf_chl_cc_vJbhUQGXsJJz, cf_chl_cc_rMcfraUkyFyc, cf_chl_cc_ygPXEmXMHuZQ, cf_chl_seq_1f8a4e15ff37cae
Host name: help.cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: Used to properly route server requests within Salesforce infrastructure for sticky sessions.

Cookie name: _dc_gtm_UA-xxxxxxxx, _dc_gtm_UA-78704856-1
Host name: cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: This cookie is associated with sites using Google Tag Manager to load other scripts and code into a page. Where it is used it may be regarded as Strictly Necessary as without it, other scripts may not function correctly. The end of the name is a unique number which is also an identifier for an associated Google Analytics account.

Cookie name: cookieSettingVerified
Host name: help.cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: Used to verify cookie settings

Cookie name: ARRAffinity
Host name: cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: This cookie is set by websites run on the Windows Azure cloud platform. It is used for load balancing to make sure the visitor page requests are routed to the same server in any browsing session.

Cookie name: OptanonConsent
Host name: cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: This cookie is set by the cookie compliance solution from OneTrust. It stores information about the categories of cookies the site uses and whether visitors have given or withdrawn consent for the use of each category. This enables site owners to prevent cookies in each category from being set in the users browser, when consent is not given. The cookie has a normal lifespan of one year, so that returning visitors to the site will have their preferences remembered. It contains no information that can identify the site visitor.

Cookie name: OptanonAlertBoxClosed
Host name: cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: This cookie is set by websites using certain versions of the cookie law compliance solution from OneTrust. It is set after visitors have seen a cookie information notice and, in some cases, only when they actively close the notice down. It enables the website not to show the message more than once to a user. The cookie has a one-year lifespan and contains no personal information.

Cookie name: OptanonConsent
Host name: cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: This cookie is set by the cookie compliance solution from OneTrust. It stores information about the categories of cookies the site uses and whether visitors have given or withdrawn consent for the use of each category. This enables site owners to prevent cookies in each category from being set in the user’s browser when consent is not given. The cookie has a normal lifespan of one year, so that returning visitors to the site will have their preferences remembered. It contains no information that can identify the site visitor.

Cookie name: OptanonAlertBoxClosed
Host name: www.cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: This cookie is set by websites using certain versions of the cookie law compliance solution from OneTrust. It is set after visitors have seen a cookie information notice and, in some cases, only when they actively close the notice down. It enables the website not to show the message more than once to a user. The cookie has a one-year lifespan and contains no personal information.

Cookie name: OptanonConsent
Host name: cookie-cdn.cookiepro.com
Description: This cookie is set by the cookie compliance solution from OneTrust. It stores information about the categories of cookies the site uses and whether visitors have given or withdrawn consent for the use of each category. This enables site owners to prevent cookies in each category from being set in the user’s browser when consent is not given. The cookie has a normal lifespan of one year, so that returning visitors to the site will have their preferences remembered. It contains no information that can identify the site visitor.

Cookie name: OptanonAlertBoxClosed
Host name: cookie-cdn.cookiepro.com
Description: This cookie is set by websites using certain versions of the cookie law compliance solution from OneTrust. It is set after visitors have seen a cookie information notice and, in some cases, only when they actively close the notice down. It enables the website not to show the message more than once to a user. The cookie has a one-year lifespan and contains no personal information.

Cookie name: XSRF-TOKEN
Host name: www.cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: This cookie is written to help with site security in preventing Cross-Site Request Forgery attacks.

Cookie name: laravel_session
Host name: www.cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: This cookie is used internally by the website owners when uploading or renewing website content.

Cookie name: __cfduid
Host name: cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: Cookie associated with sites using CloudFlare, used to speed up page load times. According to CloudFlare it is used to override any security restrictions based on the IP address the visitor is coming from. It does not contain any user identification information.

Cookie name: eupubconsent
Host name: cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: This cookie is used by the IAB Europe Transparency & Consent Framework to store the user's consent to the data collection Purposes. The cookie holds an encrypted consent string that vendors participating in the framework can read and determine the user's consent.

Cookie name: PHPSESSID
Host name: app.acuityscheduling.com
Description: This is a general-purpose identifier used to maintain user session variables. It is normally a random generated number, how it is used can be specific to the site, but a good example is maintaining a logged-in status for a user between pages.

Cookie name: __cfduid
Host name: hcaptcha.com
Description: Used by the network to identify trusted web traffic

Cookie name: __cfduid
Host name: cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: Used by the network to identify trusted web traffic

Cookie name: BrowserId
Host name: force.com
Description: BrowserID works to help you prove your identity online through sign-in processes

Cookie name: BrowserId_sec
Host name: force.com
Description: BrowserID works to help you prove your identity online through sign-in processes

Cookie name: cabot_session
Host name: www.cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: Used by the network to identify trusted web traffic and works to help you preserve your in-session experience.

 

Category: Functional Cookies

Cookie name: _hjTLDTest
Host name: co.uk
Description: Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies

Cookie name: cookieTest
Host name: help.cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies

Cookie name: _one_MTE5NTIy
Host name: cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: This cookie is used to optimise the user experience for visitors.

Cookie name: _one_svr_MTE5NTIy
Host name: eu2.thunderhead.com
Description: This cookie is used to optimise the user experience for visitors

Cookie name: sfdc-stream
Host name: help.cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: Common Salesforce Cookie

Cookie name: pctrk
Host name: help.cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description:

Cookie name: LPVID
Host name: cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: This cookie name is associated with software from LIvePerson, which enables website owners to add online chat funcitonality to communicate directly with visitors. This cookie is believed to be a unique visitor identifier.

Cookie name: lpTestCookiennnnnnnn
Host name: www.cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: This cookie name is associated with the LivePerson chat sofware used to enable live chat on a website. It is a pattern type cookie which uses a unique identifier for each page. It appears to test whether or not the browser is set to accept first party cookies.

Cookie name: LPVisitorID
Host name: lo.v.liveperson.net
Description: This domain is owned by LivePerson. The main business activity is: Online Chat/Customer Data

Cookie name: LPSessionID
Host name: lo.v.liveperson.net
Description: This domain is owned by LivePerson. The main business activity is: Online Chat/Customer Data

Cookie name: LPSID-42471191
Host name: cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: This is a pattern type cookie associated with software from LivePerson which enables online chat functionality with site visitors. This cookie appears to be a unique session identifier.

Cookie name: X-Salesforce-CHAT
Host name: d.la1-c2-lo3.salesforceliveagent.com
Description: Associated with Salesforce Live Chat functionality.

 

Category: Analytical Cookies

Cookie name: _uetvid
Host name: co.uk
Description: This is a cookie used to track visitors for Microsoft Advertising

Cookie name: _hjAbsoluteSessionInProgress
Host name: cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: This cookie is used by Hotjar to detect the first pageview session of a user.

Cookie name: _ga
Host name: co.uk
Description: This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics - which is a significant update to Google's more commonly used analytics service. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the site’s analytics reports.


Cookie name: _gat
Host name: cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics, according to documentation it is used to throttle the request rate - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites. It expires after 10 minutes.

Cookie name: _gclxxxx
Host name: co.uk
Description: Google conversion tracking cookie

Cookie name: firstVisitDate
Host name: www.cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: This cookie is used by Google Analytics to capture data for statistical purposes.

Cookie name: _gid
Host name: cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics. It stores and updates a unique value for each page visited.

Cookie name: _hjIncludedInSample
Host name: www.cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: This cookie is associated with web analytics functionality and services from HotJar. It uniquely identifies a visitor during a single browser session and indicates they are included in an audience sample.

Cookie name: _hjTLDTest
Host name: cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: When the Hotjar script runs, this cookie tries to determine the most generic cookie path to use, instead of the page hostname. To determine this, this cookie is stored to different URL substring alternatives until it fails. After this check, the cookie is removed.

Cookie name: _hjFirstSeen
Host name: cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: Identifies a new user's first session on a website, indicating whether or not Hotjar's seeing this user for the first time.

Cookie name: _hjIncludedInSample
Host name: browser.sentry-cdn.com
Description: This is a Hotjar cookie. This session cookie is set to let Hotjar know whether that visitor is included in the sample which is used to generate funnels.

Cookie name: _hjCachedUserAttributes
Host name: script.hotjar.com
Description: This cookie stores User Attributes which are sent through the Hotjar Identify API, whenever the user is not in the sample. These attributes will only be saved if the user interacts with a Hotjar Feedback tool.

Cookie name: _hjid
Host name: cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: Hotjar cookie. This cookie is set when the customer first lands on a page with the Hotjar script. It is used to persist the random user ID, unique to that site on the browser. This ensures that behaviour in subsequent visits to the same site will be attributed to the same user ID.

 

Category: Third Party Targeting Cookies

Cookie name: _gaexp_rc
Host name: cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: This cookie is used by Google Analytics to determine if the visitor is included in campaigns.

Cookie name: fr
Host name: facebook.com
Description: This domain is owned by Facebook. As a third-party host provider, it mostly collects data on the interests of users via widgets such as the 'Like' button found on many websites. This is used to serve targeted advertising to its users when logged into its services. Contains browser and user unique ID combination, used for targeted advertising.

Cookie name: _s
Host name: app.link
Description: This cookie collects data on visitors' behaviour and interaction - this is used to optimise the website and make advertisement on the website more relevant.

Cookie name: IDE
Host name: doubleclick.net
Description: This domain is owned by Doubleclick (Google). The main business activity is: Doubleclick is Googles real time bidding advertising exchange

Cookie name: MUIDB
Host name: bat.bing.com
Description: This domain is owned by Microsoft - it is the site for the search engine Bing.

Cookie name: NID
Host name: google.com
Description: This domain is owned by Google Inc. The NID cookie contains a unique ID Google uses to remember your preferences and other information, such as your preferred language (e.g. English), how many search results you wish to have shown per page (e.g. 10 or 20), and whether or not you wish to have Google's SafeSearch filter turned on.

Cookie name: MUID
Host name: bing.com
Description: This domain is owned by Microsoft - it is the site for the search engine Bing.

Cookie name: _gcl_au
Host name: cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: Used by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services

Cookie name: _fbp
Host name: co.uk
Description: Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers

Cookie name: MR
Host name: bat.bing.com
Description: This domain is owned by Microsoft - it is the site for the search engine Bing.

Cookie name: YSC
Host name: youtube.com
Description: YouTube is a Google owned platform for hosting and sharing videos. YouTube collects user data through videos embedded in websites, which is aggregated with profile data from other Google services in order to display targeted advertising to web visitors across a broad range of their own and other websites.

Cookie name: GPS
Host name: youtube.com
Description: YouTube is a Google owned platform for hosting and sharing videos. YouTube collects user data through videos embedded in websites, which is aggregated with profile data from other Google services in order to display targeted advertising to web visitors across a broad range of their own and other websites.

Cookie name: VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE
Host name: youtube.com
Description: This cookie is used as a unique identifier to track viewing of videos

Cookie name: _fbp
Host name: cabotfinancial.co.uk
Description: Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers

Cookie name: test_cookie
Host name: doubleclick.net
Description: This domain is owned by Doubleclick (Google). The main business activity is: Doubleclick is Googles real time bidding advertising exchange

Cookie name: _fbp
Host name: uk
Description: Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers

Cookie name: _gcl_au
Host name: co.uk
Description: Used by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services

Cookie name: _gaexp
Host name: co.uk
Description: This cookie is used by Google Analytics to determine if the visitor is included in campaigns.

Cookie name: _uetsid
Host name: co.uk
Description: This cookie is used by Bing to determine what ads should be shown that may be relevant to the end user perusing the site.

Cookie name: _gaexp_rc
Host name: co.uk
Description: This cookie is used by Google Analytics to determine if the visitor is included in campaigns.