Cookie Policy

    What are cookies?

    Like most other websites, our website uses cookies. Cookies are small text files stored on your computer or mobile device by your browser. They are used for many things, such as remembering whether you have visited our site before, matching content to your preferred interests or to help us work out how many new website visitors we get each month.

    Giles Quarme and Associates (GQA) do not use cookies to store personally identifiable data such as:

    • Names
    • Phone numbers
    • Email addresses
    • Mailing addresses
    • Information about your computer

    About our cookie policy

    This policy explains how cookies are used on our websites, what cookies may be set when you visit our websites and how to manage and delete them. This cookie policy applies to all our websites.

    By accessing our website, you agree that this cookie policy will apply whenever you access our website on any device. We reserve the right to update this cookie policy from time to time. Any changes will be posted within this page and shall become effective as soon as they are posted. Continued use of the website constitutes your agreement to all such updates.

    Use of cookies

    Strictly necessary cookies

    We use session cookies to aid navigation through the site and these are essential for the site to work properly. A session cookie only lasts for the duration of users using the website. A web browser normally deletes session cookies when it quits.

    Functionality cookies

    We also use functional cookies allow us to remember certain selection or preferences you have made in order for us to tailor our website to you. We use functional cookies to remember if you have previously accepted terms and conditions to prevent repetitive pop-up messages or disclaimers. You can control whether or not these cookies are used, but preventing them may mean we can't offer you some services or promotions.

    How to control your cookie settings

    Most internet browsers accept cookies automatically but you can change the settings of your browser to erase cookies or prevent automatic acceptance if you prefer. These links explain how you can control cookies via your browser - remember that if you turn off cookies in your browser then these settings apply to all websites not just GQA websites:

    Browser

    Internet Explorer: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/278835
    Chrome: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en-GB&answer=95647
    Safari: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?path=Safari/5.0/en/9277.html
    Firefox: http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/ Enabling%20and%20disabling%20cookies
    Blackberries: http://docs.blackberry.com/en/smartphone_users/deliverables/ 32004/Turn_off_cookies_in_the_browser_60_1072866_11.jsp
    Android: http://support.google.com/mobile/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=169022
    Opera: http://www.opera.com/browser/tutorials/security/privacy/

    By clicking on this link you will be leaving GQA' website and entering an external website. GQA is not responsible for the content of external internet sites.

    Further information

    For more information on cookies please visit these useful sites:

    AboutCookies.org - http://www.aboutcookies.org/
    Wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTTP_cookie
    Information Commissioner’s Office - http://www.ico.gov.uk/