Cookies are small computer files that remember what you enter when you visit a website. Please note that cookies can’t harm your computer and we don’t store personal information such as credit card details in cookies we create. They are stored on your local hard disk, for example, to help us personalise your online experience – called “client-side” cookies.
They can also be stored on our server temporarily, for example, to remember information about your order and help you step through a transaction without having to re-enter information – called “server-side” cookies.
There are 2 distinct types of cookies – session cookies and persistent cookies. A session cookie is only accessible while your browser is open, and is deleted as soon as you navigate away from our site. A persistent cookie can remain on your computer for a pre-defined period of time, or until they are forcibly deleted.
We use encrypted information gathered from cookies to help improve your experience of Three.ie. For example, they help us to identify and customise the experience for you, or to determine the most relevant related products to show you when you’re browsing.
We also use some cookies to enhance visual experience – for example, to ensure that customers only see certain promotional messaging once, ensuring that users are not overwhelmed with repetitive visual cues.
Three takes privacy concerns seriously, so if you do not want any information collected via a site cookie you can use your in-built browser settings to deny or accept individual or all cookies. The procedure varies from browser to browser. For browser specific information please visit www.aboutcookies.org.
You can choose to accept or deny individual cookies via your browser settings. The list below details how we use:
This cookie is used to maintain your session when you sign in on My3, or when purchasing a product through our online shop. If you choose to deny this cookie, this will affect your ability to purchase online or to remain signed in on your account online.
This cookie is used to recognise repeat visitors to Three.ie website.
This cookie may contain some anonymous data such as the method you used to enter the site, the path you took within the site, individual pages you viewed and any options that you selected along the way. We don’t collect any personal information about you, the information is used to improve the site experience for all visitors.
This cookie is used to improve and tailor our 3rd party product review service.
This cookie will track customers who viewed product reviews and chose to purchase products online. This provides us insights into products and services that our customers value, and allow us to tailor the products to customer needs.
Please note we are not responsible for the content hosted on third party sites mentioned in the article above.