In addition to any information that you choose to submit to us, we or selected third parties may use a variety of technologies that store or access information already stored on your personal computer, laptop, tablet or mobile phone (each a ‘device’) whenever you visit or interact with our benefits.market.
The information collection technologies
2.1. Cookies - a cookie is a text file placed on a device when a user visits the benefits.market. Cookies can be
2.2. Flash cookies - a Flash cookie (or locally shared object) is a data file placed on your device via the temporary (eg session) or permanent (eg persistent). They can also be first party (eg placed by us) or third party (eg placed by a third party advertiser or advertisements server).
The benefits.market uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", to help the benefits.market analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the benefits.market (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the USA. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the benefits.market, compiling reports on the benefits.market activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.
The benefits.market uses Application Insights, a web analytics service provided by Microsoft, Inc. ("Microsoft"). Application Insights uses "cookies", to help the benefits.market analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the benefits.market (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Microsoft on servers in the USA. Microsoft will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the benefits.market, compiling reports on the benefits.market activity for benefits.market operators and providing other services relating to benefits.market activity and internet usage. Microsoft may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Microsoft's behalf.
Adobe Flash plug-in that may be built-in to or downloaded by you to your device. This can operate across all your browsers. We do not use Flash cookies.
2.3. HTML5 - HTML5 cookies can be programmed through HTML5 local storage and do not require a plug- in. We do not use HTML5 cookies.
2.4. ETag or entity tag - an opaque identifier assigned by a web server to a specific version of a resource found at a URL that acts as a form of device identifier. We do not use ETags.
Information about why we use these technologies
We use Cookie technologies for the following purposes:
|Used to remember a user who is logged into benefits.market.||The cookie contains the username and display name of a logged in user.||BenefitsAuth||First Party Session Expires after 60 minutes of inactivity|
|Anti-forgery token. It ensures that the person submitting the form is the one that loaded the form.||It holds no information about the user||__RequestVerificationToken||First Party Session Expires at end of session.|
|Tracking site visits||Your device information||__utma: Google Analytics||First Party Persistent Expires in 2 years. Size 61 bytes.|
|Tracking site visit duration||Your device information||__utmb: Google Analytics||First Party Persistent Expires after half an hour. Size 32 bytes.|
|Tracking site visit duration||Your device information||__utmc: Google Analytics||First Party Session Expires at end of session. Size 15 bytes.|
|Tracking search engine used, demographic data, other analytics metrics.||The URL that referred you to our website, the areas within our website that you visit and your activities there, and the time of day, among other information.||__utmz: Google Analytics||First Party Persistent Expires after 6 months. Size 76 bytes.|
|Used to distinguish users. Peformance||Your device information||_ga: Google Analytics||First Party Persistent Expires after 2 years.|
|Used to throttle request rate - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites.||Your device information||_gat: Google Analytics||First Party Persistent Expires after 10 minutes.|
|Used to distinguish users.||Your device information||_gid: Google Analytics||First Party Persistent Expires after 24 hours.|
|Used to understand what users do in benefits.market||Your device information||ai_user and ai_session: Microsoft Azure Application Insights||First Party.|
|Used for support chat||Retains some user details in order to retrive chat history||chatlio_at, chatlio_rt and chatlio_uuid: Chatlio||First Party Session Expires at end of session.|
|It prevents the "Cookie Banner" from showing after you already seen it||It holds no information about the user||Cookie Banner||First Party Persistent Expires after 14 days.|
|This helps us to show you customized ads on Google.||This 3rd Google cookies is used to track user’s preferences so that related content or adverts can be shown.||NID: Google Maps||Third Party Persistent|
|Used to remember which employer is the user managing in his current session.||The cookie contains the benefits market ID for the current managed employer.||SessionBenefitsMarketId||First Party Session Expires at end of session.|
|Used for advertising||Click here for more information.||doubleclick.net, google.*||Third Party Persistent|
Third party collection of information
Your consent and your right to refuse the use of information collection technologies
benefits.market is owned and operated by pensionsync Ltd, 10 John Street, London, England, WC1N 2EB. pensionsync Ltd is incorporated in England and Wales under company number 12118498. You can contact pensionsync Ltd by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phone to +44(0)845 053 2975.