Cookies are small text files with relevant information that your access device (computer, mobile phone/smartphone or tablet) loads, through the browser when a website is visited by the user.
Placing cookies will not only help the website to recognise the user’s device the next time he visits it, but will also, frequently, be essential to the functioning of the website.
The cookies that Redunicre uses, on all its sites, don’t collect personal information that allow to identify the user. They store generic information, namely the form or local/country of access of the users and the way they use the websites, among others. The cookies only hold information related to their preferences.
In general, cookies are used to improve the user’s browsing experience, increasing the speed and efficiency of response. They eliminate the need to repeatedly enter the same information and help to determine that the advertising messages the user sees are relevant and suit his interests, that is, the usefulness, interest and number of uses of the websites.
Each cookie has a function and an expiration date. In what concerns to their function, the used cookies can be:
Essential cookies: Some cookies are essential to access specific areas of the Redunicre website. They allow browsing on the site and the use of its applications, such as the access to secure areas through a login. Without these cookies, the services that require them may not be provided.
Personalization cookies: These cookies allow to memorize the user’s preferences when browsing through the site. Then you don’t need to reconfigure and customize it every time you visit it
Analytic cookies: These cookies are used to analyse the way the users use the site, making it possible to highlight articles or services that may be of the user’s interest, and monitor the performance of the site, knowing its more popular pages, the way of connection between pages that is more effective or determine the reason why some pages are receiving error messages. These cookies are used only for purposes of statistic creation and analysis, without collecting any personal information. Thus, Redunicre can provide a high quality experience customizing its offer and, quickly, identify and correct any problems that come up.
In what concerns to the expiration date, the used cookies can be:
Persisting cookies: These are stored in your accessing devices (computer, mobile phone/smartphone or tablet), at the browser level, and are used every time the user visits the site again. In general, they are used to conduct the browsing according to the user’s interests, enabling Unibanco to provide a more customized service. .
Session cookies: Being temporary, these cookies are generated and are available until the closing of the session. The next time the user access his browser, the cookies are no longer stored. The obtained information enables to manage the sessions, identify problems and provide a better browsing experience.
Newsletters/emails may, for statistical purposes, contain a small image that allows to know if they are open and check the clicks through links or advertisements in the newsletter. The user has always the possibility of deactivating the sending of the newsletter/email through the specific option at the newsletter/email footer.