They allow Groupe Sport Fintech to understand how users navigate our sites, and to obtain data from which we can improve the browsing experience in the future, to send you personalized offers, to identify you when you access your account, keep items in your shopping cart after logout, but also indirectly finance the free services that we offer and which are provided by our various sites.
This page allows you to understand what a Cookie is, what it is used for and how to set it.
1. WHAT IS A COOKIE?
A cookie (hereinafter the “Cookie (s)”) is a text file deposited by the servers of websites consulted or by third-party servers, in a dedicated space of the hard disk of your terminal (computer, tablet, mobile phone or other device optimized for the Internet), when viewing content or advertising online. It records information about your internet browsing.
This Cookie file can only be read by its issuer to whom it allows, during its period of validity, to recognize the relevant terminal each time the terminal accesses a digital content containing cookies of said issuer. The Cookie does not identify you personally, only the browser on your device.
When you login to our sites, a banner is displayed. Subject to your choice, Cookies will be stored in the memory of your computer, smartphone, tablet, mobile etc. The information thus collected may be used by the site consulted or by a third party, such as an advertising agency, or any other partner.
The cookie’s validity period is a maximum of 13 (thirteen) months from the day you gave your consent to the integration of the cookie.
You can, however, delete them from your device at any time.
There are several types of cookies and different ways of opposing them (see point 2).
You have the option to refuse the registration of cookies on your device and you can do it at any time via your browser, as described in point 3 of this document.
However, the refusal of certain Cookies can cause the degradation of a certain number of functionalities necessary for the navigation on the Website (difficulties of registration or display, etc.). We can not, in such a case, be responsible for these malfunctions.
In addition, disabling Advertising Cookies does not mean that you will not receive advertising but simply that it will no longer be suitable for your interests.
Attention, taking into account your different wishes is based on a cookie or more determined cookies. If you delete all cookies stored on your device regarding our site, we will no longer know what consent or refusal you have issued. It will be like resetting your consent and you will have to refuse the Cookies you do not wish to keep. Similarly, if you use another Internet browser, you will have to refuse these Cookies again because your choices, like the cookies to which they refer, depend on the browser and the terminal (computer, tablet, smartphone, etc.) that you use to consult our site.
2. WHAT ARE THE COOKIES WE ARE USING?
In order to allow you to measure the usefulness of a particular cookie, a presentation of the different types of cookies follows.
Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are essential to navigate the site and take advantage of its features, such as access to secure areas of the website. The requested services, such as competition forms, could not be provided without cookies.
These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website. For example, the most visited pages and if error messages are issued. Cookies do not collect data to identify visitors. Insofar as all the information collected by these cookies is collected, they remain anonymous. These cookies are only intended to improve the functioning of the website.
These cookies measure the traffic or audience associated with our website, pages visited and interactions made on the Site during your visit. Disabling them therefore prevents any collection of information relating to your browsing on our Site and therefore the proposal of editorial content adapted to your browsing.
These cookies allow the site to remember the choices you have made (such as your username, the language chosen or the region you are in) and provide more specific and personal characteristics. These cookies can also be used to remember the changes made by the user, such as the size of the text or the font. They can also be used to provide services that you have requested, such as watching a video or leaving a comment on a blog. The information collected by these cookies can be made anonymous and can not track your browsing activity on other sites.
Cookies from third party websites
Our website contains links to other sites, and we do not know what cookies are used by them. For more information, please see the information provided by these third party sites on their own cookies.
Social networks cookie
To allow you to share articles and contents with your friends or to comment on them, our sites contain links to social networks (Facebook, Twitter …). When you use these share buttons, a third-party cookie is installed. If you are connected to the social network during your navigation on our site, the buttons of sharing make it possible to connect the contents consulted to your user account.
To learn about the purpose and scope of the data collection, processing and use of the data by the social network (s) to which you belong , as well as your rights and possibilities of modifying the parameters for the protection of your private life, we invite you to take note of their policy of management of Cookies on their sites.
3. HOW TO EXPRESS YOUR CHOICES ABOUT COOKIES?
Several possibilities are available to you to manage the Cookies, to accept them or to refuse them.
You can :
a) Set up your browser
Most browsers accept cookies by default. However, you may decide to block these cookies or ask your browser to notify you when a site attempts to implement a cookie on your device. In this context, we inform you that you can set your browser to refuse the implementation of cookies. For the management of cookies and your choices, the configuration of each browser is different. It is described in the help menu of your browser, which will allow you to know how to change your wishes for cookies.
(update – February 2019)