Cookie Policy

Expat-Links@ and cookies

Our website only uses functional and standard analytical cookies. These cookies do not require permission from the visitor of the website. Nevertheless, we think it is important that you have control over your online privacy. That is why we would like to inform you as completely as possible about which cookies we use and for what purposes.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that a website places on your computer, tablet or mobile phone when you visit the website. Information about your website visit is stored in these cookies. By using cookies, a website can recognize you on a subsequent visit to the website. This can be useful, for example, if you do not want to log in again every time you visit the website.

Different types of cookies

We distinguish between functional and non-functional cookies. Functional cookies are necessary for the website to work properly. For example, they ensure that the website adapts to the size of your computer screen. In addition to functional cookies, we also place analytical cookies. It is not required for the proper functioning of the website. These analytical cookies allow us to measure the website visit completely anonymously. This way we know which website parts are popular and in where our website can be improved.

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics to obtain insights from the data. Analytical cookies collects, among other things, the following data:

  • Track the number of visitors on our web pages.
  • Keeping track of the duration of the visit.
  • The searches performed on the website.
  • Information about your browser and device with which you visit our website, such as operating system and screen size.
  • The way you ended up on our website, for example whether you clicked on a link in a Facebook message. All these data are measured completely anonymously. Any personally identifiable information (such as name, address, telephone number) will not be used for analytical purposes and will never be provided to third parties without explicit permission. You can read more about this in our privacy policy.

Block and delete cookies

You can choose to block the placing of cookies via your browser. If you block all cookies, websites may not work as well. It is better to selectively disable the unwanted cookies. You can do this in your browser at the settings. Here you can also delete cookies if you wish. The privacy statement and the cookie policy do not apply to websites of third parties that are connected to this website by means of links. In addition, Expat-Links@ reserves the right to make changes to the privacy policy and / or the cookie policy. Check our website for the latest version. This policy came into force in September 2018.