Privacy policy

Your privacy is important to us.

What information does bfunded collect?

We collect the following sorts of information on this site:

  • Anonymous aggregate information about visits to this web site (these cannot be associated with a particular user);
  • Your e-mail address if passed to us for inclusion on our mailing list.

How does bfunded use this information?

We treat all customer information as strictly confidential and it is never revealed to third parties.

We use customer information for the following purposes:

  • To evaluate use of the website;
  • To contact subscribers who have opted-in to our mailing list.

What about cookies?

The bfunded website uses cookies, which is standard practice on most websites.

Without them we cannot deliver a high quality online experience.

Some cookies collect anonymous information about your visit, which we use for monitoring purposes and to help us with future developments by understanding how our visitors use our website.

By using the bfunded website you consent to cookies being used.

If you do not consent you must disable cookies but accept that your visit will be restricted to only browsing the public pages, and certain features will not work correctly.

Name Purpose Typical content Expires
PHPSESSID

Known as a session identifier, this allows our server to keep track of you as you navigate through the website so you don’t need to login twice for example.
 
This is a strictly necessary cookie.

32 character string value

Example: 92cc6787baa62643
f69b258439b693ef

When you close your browser
style

This cookie stores which of the accessibility views (available in the footer) you have chosen to use.

This is a functionality cookie.

String value of various lengths

Example: textonly

When you close your browser

Cookies set by third parties

Provider Name Purpose More information
Google Analytics

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These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come from, and what pages they visited.

This is a performance cookie.

Google Privacy Policy
AddThis

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AddThis allows content to be shared through social media. The cookie ensures the user sees the updated count if they share a page and return to it before the share count cache is updated. No data from the cookie is sent back to AddThis.

This is a functionality cookie.

AddThis privacy policy


What is a cookie?

A cookie is a text file stored on your computer which contains information that can be used to track your movement between pages on a website. Without them, every page you visit would behave as if it was your first time on the website and not take into consideration any actions on previous pages.

Cookies fall into four categories:

  • Strictly necessary
  • Performance
  • Functionality
  • Targeting/Advertising

bfunded uses all except Targeting/Advertising cookies.

Disabling cookies

You can choose to disable cookies in your browser options. Below are instructions on how to do this in the most popular browsers.

Microsoft Internet Explorer

  1. Click "Tools" and then "Internet Options" (If you don’t see "Tools", press the "Alt" key on your keyboard and it will show)
  2. Click on the "Privacy" tab
  3. Select the appropriate setting

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Click "Tools" and then "Options" (If you don’t see "Tools", press the "Alt" key on your keyboard and it will show; on a Mac you need to click "Firefox" and then "Preferences")
  2. Click on the "Privacy" tab
  3. Next to "Firefox will:" choose "use custom settings for history"
  4. Select the appropriate setting

Safari

  1. Click "Edit" and then "Preferences" (If you don’t see "Edit", press the "Alt" key on your keyboard and it will show; on a Mac you need to click "Safari" and then "Preferences")
  2. Click on the "Privacy" tab
  3. Select the appropriate setting

Google Chrome

  1. In the address bar type: chrome://chrome/settings/content  
  2. Select the appropriate setting