Cookies Policy

What are cookies?

Make Your Will and our business partners collect information about your use of our website through cookies. Cookies are information files stored on your computer, tablet or smartphone that help websites remember who you are and information about your visit.

Each Web site can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser’s preferences allow it, but (to protect your privacy) your browser only permits a Web site to access the cookies it has already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by other sites. A cookie cannot retrieve any other data from your hard drive or pass on computer viruses. Most major websites use cookies.

What cookies are used on this Website:

The cookies we and our business partners use on this website are broadly grouped into “session” cookies and “persistent” cookies:

Session Cookies – we use session cookies to keep track of the pages you visit whilst you navigate the website. Session cookies will be deleted from your computer when you close your browser.

Persistent Cookies – we use persistent cookies to enable our website to recognise you when you visit. Persistent cookies will remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach a specified expiry date.

Cookie Name(s)Cookie TypeDescription
PHPSESSIDSession cookie that is deleted when you close your browser.This cookie is used to identify your unique session on the website.
wordpress_*, wordpress_logged_in_Session cookies deleted when you close your browser.Both of these cookies are set by WordPress, our content management system, for logged in users.
wordpress_test_cookieSession cookie deleted when you close your browser.This cookie is set by our CMS to test the browser you’re using is able to use cookies..
wp-settings-*, wp-settings-time-Persistent cookies that expire in less than a year.These cookies help remember your personal preferences within WordPress.
comment_author, comment_author_email, comment_author_urlPersistent cookies that expire in less than a year.WordPress sets these cookies so that you won’t need to re-type all your information again when you want to leave another comment.

Third party cookies:

Some of the cookies described in the “What Cookies are used on this Website” section above are stored on your machine by third parties when you use our website. We have no control over these cookies or how the third parties use them. They are used to allow that third party to provide a service to us, for example analytics. For more information on these cookies and how to disable them, please see:

  • Internet Advertising Bureau website at http://www.youronlinechoices.com/ where you will be able to opt-out of receiving Interest-Based Advertising cookies from some of the third parties listed below; and/or
  • the third party’s individual privacy policy listed below:
Third PartyCookie Name(s)Description
Google Analytics__utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmv, __utmzGoogle Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google that helps us see how our website is used by visitors. Your use of our website, including your IP address, may be transmitted to Google and stored on servers in the United States. This data is used to understand how visitors use the website and improve usability by analysing how visitors find the website and which pages are most popular. Google Privacy Policy
Google PlusPREFGoogle Plus store cookies which allow the +1 and social sharing functionality but only if you click on the Google Plus share buttons on our website. Google Privacy Policy.
Google Ad & Content Network / DoubleClick DART Cookieid, rsi_segsGoogle, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on our website. Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to a website. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.
YoutubeSID, LOGIN_INFO, use_hotbox, PREF, SSID, HSID, watched_video_id_list, __utma, __utmz, demographics, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVESome of the pages on this site contain Youtube videos embedded into the page. When you play any of these videos Youtube sets cookies that measure the number and behaviour of Youtube users. Youtube Privacy Policy
Facebookdatr, lu, fbsrFacebook store cookies which allow the Facebook “Like” and “Share” social sharing functionality but only if you click on the Facebook “Like” or “Share” buttons on our website. Facebook Privacy Policy
Twitterpid, original_referer, k, js, external_refererTwitter store cookies which allow their social sharing functionality including the “Tweet” function and to generate usage information during your visit to our website. Twitter Privacy Policy

How can I reject or opt out of receiving cookies?

Internet browsers are usually set to accept cookies. However, if you would prefer not to receive them, you may alter the configuration of your browser to refuse cookies. If you choose to have your browser refuse cookies, it is possible that some areas of our site will not function as effectively.

Please note that we can’t always control third party cookies stored on your machine from our website and where this is the case you will need to visit the relevant third party’s website directly to manage cookies stored on your machine by them. Please see our “Third Party Cookies” section below.

If you want to reject cookies we use from this website you will need to:

  • delete the cookies from your browser. Most browsers also allow you to prevent all or some cookies being stored on your machine in the future. For more information on how to delete or disable cookies from your browser please use the “help” function within your browser or alternatively visit www.allaboutcookies.org. By deleting our cookie preference cookie the next time you visit this website the cookie message bar will appear again inviting you to again reconsider your preferences; and/or
  • if you only want to reject some or all of the third party cookies you will need to visit the relevant third party’s website directly to manage cookies stored on your machine by them. Please see our “Third Party Cookies” section below

Please be aware that disabling cookies may impact the functionality of this website.

More Information

If you want to know more about how cookies work and how to manage or delete them, visit the World Wide Web Consortium’s website.

We may update this policy from time to time so you may want to check it each time you visit our website. We last changed this policy on 28 June 2014.

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