Cookie Policy of iBucketList

On www.ibucketlist.com, a site owned by iBucketList, we use cookies. A cookie is a small file containing pages of this website and therein Flash applications that are transmitted and stored by your browser on your hard drive of your computer. The stored information can be sent back to our servers when you revisit.

In this cookie statement we explain which cookies are placed and to what ends.


Remembering settings

We use cookies to store your settings and preferences, so that we don’t have to keep requesting you to re-enter them. It involves the following settings and preferences:

  • a possibility to remain logged in
  • displaying Google Maps to show our location and to allow you to create your own itinerary
  • load balancing to make the site faster when it’s busy
  • remembering which cookies you have authorised
  • to avoid that you see the same advertisement too often

You can block cookies through your browser, but then you will have to constantly re-enter these preferences.


Functioning of the site

We use cookies to make our website work properly. These functional cookies are used only for this purpose. With these cookies we do the following:

  • visual settings (text size, color, etc.)
  • your name, email address and the like so that you do not have to keep filling these in
  • your language preference
  • requests to participate in surveys or newsletters
  • to avoid that you see the same advertisement too often

You can block cookies through your browser, but this may negatively affect the performance of our website.


Social media buttons

On our website (possible) buttons and other elements are included in order to promote and share web pages on social networks, namely Facebook, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram, Twitter, Google+, AddThis, and these buttons use cookies.

These buttons and elements work through snippets of code that are derived from these social networks themselves. We have no influence on this. Please read the privacy statements of these networks (which can change frequently) to read what they do with the (personal) data that they obtain through these cookies.

The information collected by these networks, is transferred to the United States, and there it’s stored on servers. The companies behind these networks claim to adhere to the Safe Harbour principles and are affiliated with the Safe Harbour program of the US Department of Commerce. This means that there is an adequate level of protection for the processing of any personal data.


Tracking and profiles

We use so-called tracking cookies to build a profile about you. The accrued profile is not linked to your name, address, email address and the like as known to us, but only serves as a way to fit advertisements to your profile so they are as relevant as possible for you.

We use so-called tracking cookies to build a profile about you through the tool Google Analytics, about which you can read more below. The accrued profile is not linked to your name, address, email address and the like as known to us, but only serves as a way to fit advertisements to your profile so they are as relevant as possible for you.

With your permission, our advertisers place “tracking cookies” on your computer. They use these cookies to keep track of the pages you visit within their network, in order to build a profile of your online browsing habits. This profile is also built on the basis of comparable information they receive from your visit to other websites in their network. This profile is not linked to your name, address, email address and the like as known to us, but only serves as a way to fit advertisements to your profile so they are as relevant as possible for you.


Google Analytics

Through our website, a cookie is placed from the US company Google, as part of the "Google Analytics" service. We use this service to track and get reports about how visitors use the site. Google may also transfer this information to third parties if Google is legally required to do this, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. We have no influence on this. We do not allow Google to use the data analytics information for other Google services. The information is transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google claims to adhere to the Safe Harbour principles and is affiliated with the Safe Harbour program of the US Department of Commerce. This means that there is an adequate level of protection for the processing of any personal data.


Right to access and correct or delete your data

You have the right to request access to and correction or deletion of your data. Please see our contact page. To prevent abuse, we may thereby ask you to identify yourself adequately. When this concerns access to personal information linked to a cookie, you must send a copy of the cookie in question. You can find this in the settings of your browser.

Usually, you can delete cookies via your browser settings. More information about enabling/disabling and deleting cookies can be found in the instructions and/or using the Help-function of your browser.