What is a cookie and what is it used for?
A cookie is a small file that a site sends to the browser and saves on the user's computer when they visit a website such as www.overjewels.com.
Cookies are used to make the site work or to improve performances, but also to provide information to the site’s owners.
What and how many types of cookies can a site use and for what purpose?
Navigation cookies allow the site to function properly and allow to view the content in the user’s language and for their market from the first access. They are able to recognize which country the user is connecting from and ensure that, every time they visit the site, they will be automatically directed to the version of the site for their country.
This type of cookie allows to search for an account, log in and manage the information released by the user.
If the user is already registered, thanks to cookies the site will be able to recognize them as such when they accesses the services offered to registered users. These cookies are useful for the proper functioning of the site.
Functional cookies allow the site to recognize the user based on their request, every time they access the site, for example by clicking on the ‘recognize me every time’ button - if present -, so as not to have to re-enter the data every time they visit the site.
These cookies are not necessary for the operation of the site but improve navigation and use.
Third party cookies for marketing/retargeting
These cookies are used by trusted companies that allow the user to view advertising banners on other affiliated sites, showing them the latest products viewed on the site, especially if it is e-commerce.
While the user browses the site, these cookies are used to show them products that may interest them or similar to those they have looked at previously, based on their browsing history. The use of these cookies does not normally imply the processing of personal data, but can allow the connection to the user's computer or other devices and trace the saved data: these cookies connect to the browser installed on the computer or other devices of the user while browsing the site.
Which cookies does the website www.overjewels.com use?
Of the cookies described above, it uses only those of an analytical type.
How to disable cookies?
Most browsers (Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc) are configured to accept cookies. However, most browsers allow you to control and even disable cookies through your browser settings. We remind you, however, that disabling navigation or functional cookies may cause the site to malfunction and/or limit the service offered. For more information on managing or disabling third-party cookies, we recommend the following site www.youronlinechoices.com.
To disable analytical cookies and prevent Google Analytics from collecting navigation data, you can download the browser add-on to deactivate Google Analytics (tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout).