TransUnion is the new trading name of Callcredit in the UK. The usual high levels of service and products will continue as normal whilst we update the brand over the coming months.

TransUnion Information Group Cookie Notice

This document provides information about how we use cookies on our website at www.callcredit.co.uk.

1. WHO ARE WE?

This website is operated by Callcredit Information Group Limited, which is a company registered in England and Wales with company number 04968328. Its registered office is at One Park Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS3 1EP. Callcredit Information Group Limited is part of TransUnion Information Group

2. WHAT ARE COOKIES?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we put on your device when you browse our website.

3. WHAT DO WE USE COOKIES FOR?

We use cookies and similar technologies to distinguish you from other users of the website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse the website and also allows us to personalise and improve the website.

Our cookies are not used to collect information which (by itself) allows us to identify who you are. But if you separately tell us who you are, we may link your identity to the cookies we put on your device so that we can see how you are using the website. We use that information in accordance with the privacy notice that we give you when you tell us who you are.

4. WHAT COOKIES DO WE USE?

We use the following kinds of cookie:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of the website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of the website.
  • Analytical/performance cookies. These cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. They also allow us to tell if you have reached our website from one of our advertising partners so that we can meet our contractual commitments to that partner.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences.
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below.

Name

Purpose

More Information

_utma

_utmb

_utmc

_utmv

_utmz

_ga

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they have visited.

https://support.google.com
/analytics/answer/6004245

 BIGipServerCallcredit
_Http_Pool

This cookie is used by network load balancers to direct web session to a specific server to ensure user connections are secure, balanced and responsive.

http://www.f5.com/pdf
/white-papers
/cookies-sessions-persistence
-wp.pdf

ASP.NET_SessionId
cc

This is a cookie set by the web server that is required for the website to function, it does not store any personal data and is deleted when you close your browser.

      

YSM_CKXXX (Yahoo) [XXX is a series of numbers and letters, unique to each user]

These cookies are used to track banner adverts on other sites. They do not store any personal data.

      

 

referrerType

This cookie is used to track where visitors have come from, we use this information to help improve the site.

  

creditlines

This cookie is used to prevent you from having to fill in certain forms on the site more than once.

   

__stid (Sharethis)

__uset (Sharethis)

UID

UIDR

evlu

These cookies are used to provide the service that allows you to share certain articles on the site with friends/colleagues via various social networks.

http://sharethis.com
/privacy

HumanClickKey

HumanClickSiteContainer
ID_50238208

HumanClickActive

HumanClickChatKey
LivePersonID

These cookies are required to enable webchat capability. User has to opt in or request if they want a webchat conversation started.

http://www.liveperson
.com/policies/privacy

http://www.prestoexperts.com/

lp/privacy_policy#cookies

 

YSM_BBKXXX (Yahoo) [XXX is a series of numbers and letters, unique to each user]

This cookie is used by Yahoo to report statistical information. Yahoo! Web Analytics cookies do not contain personally identifiable information such as name, age, or phone number.

http://info.yahoo.com
/privacy
/uk/yahoo/cookies/

AA002

ANON

NAP

ach00

ach01

VWCUKP300

MUID

SYSTEM_USER_ID

These cookies are designed to gather information on your web browsing habits.

 

watched_video_id_list_XXX [XXX is a series of numbers and letters] (several of these cookies are set)

__ar_v4

HSID

dkv

VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE

LOGIN_INFO

PREF

SID

demographics

These cookies are used by YouTube to provide embedded videos that are displayed in the site.

 

http://www.google.co.uk
/intl/en/policies/privacy/

guest_id

pid

t1

k

twll

original_referrer

_twitter_sess

remember_check_on

These cookies are set by Twitter when we display the latest Tweets on our site.

 

https://twitter.com
/privacy

 

comment_author_XXXX [XXXX is a series of numbers, unique to each user, one of these is set for each comment made on the blog]
wordpress_XXXX [XXXX is a series of numbers and letters, unique to each user]

wordpress_test_cookie

wp-settings-1

These cookies are set by our site blogging software when you comment on posts.

    

 

_qca

This is used by the Gravatar service that is used by the blog to provide avatar images for people commenting on the blog. This cookie will only be set if you have signed up for the 3rd party Gravatar service.

 

http://en.gravatar.com
/site/privacy

 

lbh

orlib

ipinfo

vstcnt

clid

sglst

vdrlst

adh

acss

These cookies are used by the service which provides the ability to share blog posts with your friends/colleagues on the site blog.

 

http://www.6dg.co.uk/?gclid=COGP9b7Cz68
CFe8htAodjzrKGA

datr

lu

locale

c_user

xs

These cookies recognise when a visitor is interacting with Facebook Platform applications and websites, for example by using a 'like' button on our Website, or other social plugins.

 

http://www.facebook.com
/about/privacy/

 

PREF

NID

HSID

APISID

SID

These cookies are used to remember a visitor's basic preferences when they visit our Website, such as the number of search results per page, preferred language etc.

 

http://www.google.com
/policies/privacy/

nmstat

This cookie is used within the web analytics service provided by SiteImprove. This information is then used to improve the user experience on the website. The cookie contains no personal information.  

IN_HASH
bcookie
lang
liap
lidc
bscookie
L1e

Used by the LinkedIn share and follow buttons on the website https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy

visitor_idxxxxxx

Ipvxxxxxx

pardot

Pardot tracks visitor and prospect activities on your website and on Pardot landing pages by setting cookies on their browsers. These cookies are set in order to remember preferences (like form field values) when a visitor returns to your site. We also set a cookie for Pardot users that are logged into our app; this allows us to maintain the login session, remember table filters, and so on.  

5. HOW TO CONTROL COOKIES

You can block cookies using your browser settings that allow you to refuse all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access parts of our website or use some of its features. For more information about this, and about cookies in general, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org.