Cookie Policy

Mmm… Cookies — Learn about Ours and the Policy Regarding Them

This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are and how we use them. You should read this policy to understand what cookies are, how we use them, the types of cookies we use i.e, the information we collect using cookies and how that information is used and how to control the cookie preferences. For further information on how we use, store and keep your personal data secure, see our Privacy Policy.

You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website.

Learn more about who we are, how you can contact us and how we process personal data in our Privacy Policy.

Your consent applies to the following domains: bubblesandchaos.com

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What are cookies ?

Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. The cookies are stored on your device when the website is loaded on your browser. These cookies help us make the website function properly, make the website more secure, provide better user experience, and understand how the website performs and to analyze what works and where it needs improvement.

How do we use cookies ?

As most of the online services, our website uses cookies first-party and third-party cookies for a number of purposes. The first-party cookies are mostly necessary for the website to function the right way, and they do not collect any of your personally identifiable data.

The third-party cookies used on our websites are used mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, providing advertisements that are relevant to you, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.

What types of cookies do we use ?

Essential: Some cookies are essential for you to be able to experience the full functionality of our site. They allow us to maintain user sessions and prevent any security threats. They do not collect or store any personal information. For example, these cookies allow you to log-in to your account and add products to your basket and checkout securely.

Statistics: These cookies store information like the number of visitors to the website, the number of unique visitors, which pages of the website have been visited, the source of the visit etc. These data help us understand and analyze how well the website performs and where it needs improvement.

Marketing: Our website displays advertisements. These cookies are used to personalize the advertisements that we show to you so that they are meaningful to you. These cookies also help us keep track of the efficiency of these ad campaigns.

The information stored in these cookies may also be used by the third-party ad providers to show you ads on other websites on the browser as well.

Functional: These are the cookies that help certain non-essential functionalities on our website. These functionalities include embedding content like videos or sharing contents on the website on social media platforms.

Preferences: These cookies help us store your settings and browsing preferences like language preferences so that you have a better and efficient experience on future visits to the website.

 Placed cookies

Google Analytics

NameRetentionFunction
Statistics (anonymous)
_ga2 yearsStore a unique user ID
_gid1 dayCount and track pageviews
Statistics
_gat_gtag_UA_*1 minuteStore a unique user ID
Sharing

This data is not shared with third parties.

GDPR Cookie Consent

NameRetentionFunction
Functional
viewed_cookie_policypersistentStore if a message has been shown
cookielawinfo-checkbox-non-necessarysessionChecks if cookies can be placed
cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessarysessionChecks if cookies can be placed
Sharing

This data is not shared with third parties.

EU Cookie Law

NameRetentionFunction
Purpose pending investigation (plug-in for GDPR compliance)
eucookielaw
Sharing

This data is not shared with third parties.

Google DoubleClick

NameRetentionFunction
Marketing/Tracking
__gadspersistentAd delivery
Sharing

This data is not shared with third parties.

SiteGround

NameRetentionFunction
Functional
wpSGCacheBypasspersistent
Sharing

This data is not shared with third parties.

Google Ads Optimization

NameRetentionFunction
Marketing/Tracking
google_experiment_mod*3 monthsTrack visits across websites
google_experiment_mod*3 monthsTrack visits across websites
google_experiment_mod*3 monthsTrack visits across websites
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google_experiment_mod*3 monthsTrack visits across websites
google_experiment_mod*3 monthsTrack visits across websites
google_experiment_mod*3 monthsTrack visits across websites
google_experiment_mod*3 monthsTrack visits across websites
google_experiment_mod*3 monthsTrack visits across websites
google_experiment_mod*3 monthsTrack visits across websites
google_experiment_mod*3 monthsTrack visits across websites
google_experiment_mod*3 monthsTrack visits across websites
google_experiment_mod*3 monthsTrack visits across websites
google_experiment_mod*3 monthsTrack visits across websites
google_experiment_mod*3 monthsTrack visits across websites
google_experiment_mod*3 monthsTrack visits across websites
google_experiment_mod*3 monthsTrack visits across websites
google_experiment_mod*3 monthsTrack visits across websites
Sharing

This data is not shared with third parties.

Google Ads

NameRetentionFunction
Marketing/Tracking
google_pem_modpersistentAd delivery
Sharing

This data is not shared with third parties.

Google Adsense

NameRetentionFunction
Marketing/Tracking
google_adsense_settingspersistentAd delivery
Sharing

This data is not shared with third parties.

Google Maps

NameRetentionFunction
Purpose pending investigation
tdc_live_iframe_wrapper_inline
Sharing

This data is not shared with third parties.

Miscellaneous

NameRetentionFunction
Purpose pending investigation
Newspaper
persist:*
googlesitekit_core::site::notifications
googlesitekit_notification::displayed::traffic-increase
googlesitekit_notification::dismissed::traffic-increase
Sharing

This data is not shared with third parties.

8. Your rights with respect to personal data

You have the following rights with respect to your personal data:

  • you may submit a request for access to the data we process about you;
  • you may object to the processing;
  • you may request an overview, in a commonly used format, of the data we process about you;
  • you may request correction or deletion of the data if it is incorrect or not or no longer relevant, or to ask to restrict the processing of the data.

To exercise these rights, please contact us. Please refer to the contact details at the bottom of this cookie statement. If you have a complaint about how we handle your data, we would like to hear from you.

9. Enabling/disabling and deleting cookies

You can use your internet browser to automatically or manually delete cookies. You can also specify that certain cookies may not be placed. Another option is to change the settings of your internet browser so that you receive a message each time a cookie is placed. For more information about these options, please refer to the instructions in the Help section of your browser.

10. Selling data to third parties

10.1 Categories of data

The following categories of data are sold to third parties

  • An email address
  • IP address
  • Internet activity information, including, but not limited to, browsing history, search history, and information regarding a consumer’s interaction with an Internet Web site, application, or advertisement.

How can I control the cookie preferences?

Should you decide to change your preferences later through your browsing session, you can click on the “Privacy & Cookie Policy” tab on your screen. This will display the consent notice again enabling you to change your preferences or withdraw your consent entirely.

In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. To find out more out more on how to manage and delete cookies, visit wikipedia.org, www.allaboutcookies.org.