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Last reviewed: February 2023
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer or your mobile device when you visit our website.
Cookies are useful because they help us to enable you to have a better website experience. They allow us to recognise your device (e.g. your laptop or mobile device) so that we can tailor your experience of our website. You can find out more about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org.
Cookies do lots of different jobs on this website, such as letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, remembering your username and password, letting us analyse how well our website is performing, and improving your experience. They also help ensure that adverts you see whilst you are on our website and other websites are more relevant to you and your interests.
Cookies collect information about your browser and browsing session, such as:
First-party cookies are cookies that belong to us; third-party cookies are cookies that another party places on your device through our Service. Third-party cookies may be placed on your device by someone providing a service for us, for example to help us understand how our service is being used.
The length of time a cookie will stay on your computer or mobile device depends on whether it is a “persistent” or “session” cookie. Session cookies will only stay on your device until you stop browsing. Persistent cookies stay on your computer or mobile device until they expire or are deleted.
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org.uk/ or www.allaboutcookies.org.
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Please note; this process varies for the Local Storage technology as noted below.
A cookie is a small piece of data (text file) that a website – when visited by a user – asks your browser to store on your device in order to remember information about you, such as your language preference or login information. Those cookies are set by us and called first-party cookies.
Strictly necessary cookies are required to make our website usable by supporting basic functionality such as page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. These cookies are reasonably expected in order for the website to function properly and cannot be switched off for Royal London sites. They are often set in response to actions made by users such as logging in, setting up a user’s preferences, or completing servicing tasks. Some parts of the site will not then work without them. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
Analytics and statistics cookies help us to understand how our visitors interact with our website and digital platforms by collecting and analysing data anonymously. The cookies allow us to count visits, view traffic sources and other common web interaction metrics so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us know which pages are working well for our visitors and how users move around the site. If these cookies are disabled it makes it harder for to improve the site for our members. To activate the cookies move the above slider to the right.
We use these cookies to enhance functionality on our website allow for new functionality that may not be critical for the website to function but we feel add benefit for our customers, for example personalisation, the use of social media. These cookies may be set by Royal London or in some cases by third party providers whose services we have added to our site. To activate the cookies move the above slider to the right
We use these cookies to help ensure share ads and communications that are more relevant to users. We measure how our visitors are interacting with our marketing and advertising materials. These cookies may be set by Royal London or by our advertising partners. They may be used to build a profile to show you relevant Royal London adverts on other sites.
They do not store directly personal information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet devices. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising. To activate the cookies move the above slider to the right.