Cookie Policy

Use of Cookies

The provider’s website may use cookies (small text files that the server sends to the computer of the person accessing the page). This is a technique commonly used on the Internet to carry out certain functions that are considered essential for the proper functioning and display of the site. The cookies used on the website are, in any case, temporary in nature with the sole purpose of making their subsequent transmission more efficient and they disappear when the user’s session ends. Under no circumstances will cookies be used to collect personal information.

From the client’s website it is possible to be redirected to contents of third party websites. Since the provider cannot always control the contents introduced by third parties on their websites, the provider does not assume any type of responsibility for such contents. In any case, the provider undertakes to immediately remove any content that may violate national or international law, morality or public order, proceeding to the immediate withdrawal of the redirect to that website, making the competent authorities aware of the content in question.

By entering costofliving.site, in any of its pages or sub-domains, you admit the acceptance of these terms and conditions of use.

Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on this site. The use of the DART cookie enables Google to serve ads to users who visit this site and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.

Types of ‘cookies’ used

The costofliving.site website uses both temporary session cookies and permanent cookies. The session cookies store data only while the user is accessing the website and the permanent cookies store data in the terminal to be accessed and used in more than one session.

Depending on the purpose for which the data obtained through the ‘cookies’ are processed, the website may use them:

TECHNICAL ‘COOKIES’ are those that allow the user to navigate through the website or application and use the different options or services that exist therein. For example, to control the traffic and the communication of data, to identify the session, to access the restricted access web parts, to remember the elements that integrate an order, to make the inscription request or participation in an event, to use security elements during the navigation and to store contents for the diffusion of videos or sound.

ADVERTISING ‘COOKIES’ are those that allow the effective management of advertising spaces that have been included in the website or application from which the service is provided. They allow to adapt the content of the advertising so that it is relevant for the user and to avoid showing ads that the user has already seen.

STATISTICAL ANALYSIS ‘COOKIES’ are those that allow the monitoring and analysis of user behaviour on websites. The information collected by means of this type of ‘cookies’ is used to measure the activity of the websites, application or platform and to draw up navigation profiles of the users of these sites, in order to introduce improvements in the service based on the data of use made by the users.

THIRD PARTY COOKIES On some websites, third party cookies may be installed to manage and improve the services offered. For example, statistical services from Google Analytics and Comscore.

How do you manage cookies in your browser?

The user has the option of allowing, blocking or eliminating the ‘cookies’ installed on his/her computer by configuring the options of the browser installed on his/her terminal:

To adjust cookie permissions in the Google Chrome browser:

  • Click the menu on the toolbar.
  • Select Settings.
  • Click Show advanced options.
  • In the ‘Privacy’ section, click the Content Settings button.
  • In the ‘Cookies’ section, you can set the options.

To adjust permissions related to ‘cookies’ in the Mozilla Firefox browser:

  • At the top of the Firefox window click on the Tools menu.
  • Select Options.
  • Select the Privacy panel.
  • Under the Firefox option you can choose to Use a custom history setting to configure the options.

To adjust permissions related to ‘cookies’ in Internet Explorer 9 browser:

  • At the top of the Internet Explorer window click on the Tools menu.
  • Select the Security tab and use the Delete Browsing
  • History option to delete the cookies.
  • Check the ‘Cookies’ box and then click Delete.
  • Select the Security tab and go to Settings.
  • Move the slider fully up to block all ‘cookies’ or fully down to allow all ‘cookies’.
  • Then click OK.

If you block the use of cookies in your browser, it is possible that some services or features of the website are not available.

In some browsers you can set specific rules to manage cookies per website, giving you more precise control over privacy. This means that you can disable cookies from all sites except those you trust.