By reading this Cookies Policy, you agree and confirm that you have already read and agree to be bound by the Terms and Conditions. Any terms already defined in the Terms and Conditions shall also apply to this Cookies Policy.
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognizes that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognize a user’s device. You can find more information about cookies at: www.allaboutcookies.org.
Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.
Also hotandlonely.com will collect information about your computer, including your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and in order to create reports. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.
We may allow service providers, advertising companies and ad networks, and other third parties to display advertisements on our Service and elsewhere. These companies may use tracking technologies, such as cookies or web beacons, to collect information about users who view or interact with their advertisements. We do not provide any non-masked or non-obscured personal information to third parties
The statistics cookies in use on our site are for Google Analytics and Yandex Metrics. These are web analytics tools that help website owners understand how visitors engage with their website. Their customers can view a variety of reports about how visitors interact with their website so that they can improve it. First-party cookies are cookies placed on your computer or other device directly by us. They could include cookies such as session and persistent cookies. For example, we use first party cookies to track your navigation behaviour on our site for marketing and analytics purposes.
Like many services, Google Analytics and Yandex Metrics use first-party cookies to track visitor interactions as in our case, where they are used to collect information about how visitors use our Services. We then use the information to compile reports and to help us improve our site and Services.
Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. These cookies are used to store information, such as the time that the current visit occurred, whether the visitor has been to the site before and what site referred the visitor to the web page.
Google Analytics and Yandex Metrics collect information anonymously. They report website trends without identifying individual visitors. You can opt out of Google Analytics without affecting how you visit our site – for more information on opting out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites you use, visit this Google page. The same applies for Yandex Metrics usage, the information can be found here.
You may use your browser settings to prevent the installation of cookies. Do a search on “cookies” in the help section of your browser settings. This will lead you to instructions on how to prevent cookies being installed. Preventing cookies may lead to this website or parts of this website not functioning correctly or from functioning at all.
Some cookies are session cookies only, which mean they are removed once you close your browser. Some are permanent and are saved on your computer. To delete all cookies most browsers have a tool which will allow you to easily remove all cookies on your computer. If you remove all cookies some of your settings may not be remembered by this site and you will have to reenter the information.